Audition Notice for Skeleton Crew by Dominique Morisseau
Directed by Mia Kristin Smith
August 13 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
August 16 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Location: Doraville Civic Center, 3770 Central Avenue, Doraville GA 30340
Our entrance is downstairs around back facing Park Avenue
Parking located behind the Courthouse and next to the Doraville Library
Audition Reservation Required- SIGN UP HERE
Sides will be provided at the audition (and not ahead of time)
SUMMARY: At the start of the Great Recession, one of the last auto-stamping plants in Detroit is on shaky ground. Each of the workers has to make choices on how to move forward if the plant goes under. Powerful and intense, Skeleton Crew is the third of Dominique Morisseau's Detroit cycle triology.
Cast Required: 2 Males, 2 Females
Faye: Black woman, mid to late fifities. Working class woman. Tough and a lifetime of dirt beneath her nails. Somewhere, deep compassion.
Dez: Black man, mid to late twenties. Working class young man. Young hustler, playful, street-savvy, and flirtatious. Somewhere, deeply sensitive.
Shanita: Black woman, mid to late twenties. Working class young woman. Pretty, but not ruled by it. Hard-working. By-the-books. Believes in the work she does. Also, pregnant. Somewhere, a beautiful dreamer.
Reggie: Black man, late thirties. White collar man. Studious. Dedicated. Compassionate. The foreman. Somewhere, a fire brims.