Audition: Female actor – age 16-19, Theatre Columbus

Theatre Columbus Seeks  Female actor – age 16-19
The Dog & The Angel by Martha Ross
Evergreen Brick Works December 11-31, 2014
Submissions due Monday October 6th, 2014

Theatre Columbus is looking for a young female actor to play the part of Isabel in the Toronto premiere of Martha Ross’ The Dog and The Angel. This is the company’s 4th outdoor winter theatre production to be presented at the historic Evergreen Brick Works, December 11-31, 2014.

About the role:
Isabel is the daughter whose dog is in a coma and whose family is making her crazy. Martha Ross’ script celebrates the mayhem and miracle of family holidays.

The actor will be able to play in the age range of 14 to 18. This part is ideal for and individual looking to gain valuable experience working within a professional theatre company.

Rehearsals begin November 24th on location at the Evergreen Brick Works in Toronto. All accommodation will be made to work around school schedules, however there will be a few occasions that require the actor to attend daytime rehearsals during the week.

  • The actor will be compensated with a weekly fee
  • Must not be allergic to and feel comfortable working with a large dog

Interested candidates should send a resume and headshot to:

Jennifer Brewin, Artistic Director, jbrewin@theatrecolumbus.ca

Please respond no later than Monday October 6th, 2014. Selected candidates will be contacted for an audition.

About the company:
Theatre Columbus is a Toronto based professional theatre company specializing in the creation of original theatre. For 30 years it has created modern fables about modern life. This production is part of the company’s award-winning tradition of creating outdoor winter theatre in the heart of Toronto’s Don Valley. The historic Evergreen Brick Works is the setting for this critically acclaimed and utterly Canadian theatrical experience. Now in its fourth year, the outdoor winter walking show has become a Toronto phenomenon and a well-loved tradition. To learn more about the company, please visit www.theatrecolumbus.ca