For information: https://www.escapismproductions.com/auditions
February 19, 2020, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Sea Tea Improv: Studio #1
11 Asylum Street, Floor 4
Hartford, CT 06103
Hallowed Ground is an intriguing story about a small township in trouble during the 17th century. It is a unique show that is told in an immersive setting, where the cast will be directly engaging with the audience, They will talk with the audience, and then pull them along as they explore the mystery of the night, blending the line between audience and cast. Connecticut Landmarks has given us use of the Buttolph-Williams House, a historical home located in Wethersfield, Connecticut to tell this immersive show.
We are looking for performers of all backgrounds and level of experience. Due to the immersive nature of this show, improvisation and retroscripting will be used heavily for this production. Performers with a background in improv, LARP, and/or dramatic performance are encouraged to join us. A background in historical interpreting is encouraged, but not required as tutorials will be provided during the rehearsal process.
This audition will be in two parts. Please prepare a one to two minute long dramatic monologue to be performed. For the second part, be prepared for a short round of improv performance with the casting director. Historical accuracy is not a requirement at the time of auditions.
This is a paid position. Rehearsals will be held on Wednesday evenings at the Sea Tea Improv rehearsal studios in Hartford, CT. This show will require commitment on all evenings of the show dates:
April 18, 2020, April 19, 2020, April 25, 2020, April 26, 2020
in Wethersfield, Connecticut, and an in-person audition on February 19, 2020, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in Hartford, CT.
You may use the link to book your audition time in advance. Walk ins are also welcome.