Collective Consciousness Theatre is seeking African American female and male actors for an upcoming production of “Sunset Baby” by Dominique Morisseau, directed by Jenny Nelson, playing at our New Haven studio space at Erector Square, February 22nd-March 11. Rehearsals begin the week of January 16th and will be held evenings 6-9pm. Auditions will scheduled by appointment only. The roles we are seeking:
Kenyatta Shakur, 50-60s male, Nina’s father and a fabled leader of a black-power underground movement several decades earlier.
Nina, mid-20s-30s female, a shrewd drug dealer.
Damon, mid 20-30s male, her fast-talking lover and partner in crime.
Each actor will be given a paid stipend at the conclusion of the production. We are looking for experienced actors only. Those interested, please send a current headshot and resume to Dexter Singleton, Artistic Director at firstname.lastname@example.org.