Monthly Archives: February 2014

Audition Announcement: Women in Solodarity

Seeking female actors for solo performances for “Women in Solodarity: Digital Love”

Seeking female actors to perform solo performance pieces (plays with multiple characters all performed by the same actor), monologues, and solo storytelling pieces in All Terrain Theater’s third annual Women in Solodarity showcase, “Women in Solodarity: Digital Love.” All Terrain Theater is committed to promoting new works by local playwrights featuring strong and interesting female characters. This year’s showcase theme is “Modern Lovers: Women and Science & Technology” showcasing the original works by female playwrights.

We’re looking for women of all ethnicities and ages (over 18) who can perform monologues as well as solo performances featuring multiple characters played by the same actor (non-equity). Actors will be asked to perform off-book for solo performances ranging from 5 to 15 minutes each.

This show is produced in association with the International Home Theater Festival and will be performed at a private residence in Central Berkeley. Please note: our performance venue has cats and a dog, though they will not be present for the shows. Rehearsals begin in late March and performances are in May.

Performances:
Thur, May 8 @ 8pm (closed performance)
Fri, May 9 @ 8pm
Sat, May 10 @ 8pm
Tues, May 13 @ 8pm
Fri, May 16 @ 8pm
Sat, May 17 @ 8pm
Sun, May 18 @ 3pm

Possible extensions:
Sun, May 18 @ 8pm
Fri, May 23 @ 8pm
Sat, May 24 @ 8pm

Actors and crew will split revenues from ticket sales and will receive a small travel stipend.

Please email your resume and headshot to chelsey@allterraintheater.org, as well as a preferred time for your audition. Auditions are Sunday, February 23rd from 2 to 4:30 pm (please note the date change) at 3286 Adeline St #4, Berkeley, CA 94703-2485. Please email questions to the address above.

Opportunity: Stage Manager for Women in Solodarity

Seeking awesome Stage Manager for All Terrain Theater’s “Women in Solodarity: Digital Love”

All Terrain Theater is looking for a very organized, responsible Stage Manager for our 2014 “Women in Solodarity: Digital Love” solo showcase project in association with the International Home Theater Festival. This production will be fairly low-key, but we do need a strong Stage Manager who can keep everyone on track and provide support in a variety of areas. Rehearsals begin in late March and performances are in May.

Responsibilities:
* Maintain the calendar.
* Assist the director during rehearsals and performances as needed.
* Help to arrange alternate rehearsals as needed.
* Minor sound and lighting operator duties (we are performing in a home and both sound and lighting needs will be very simple).
* Provide basic blocking notes support.
* Manage placement of props in coordination with the actors.
* Coordinate the guest list and comp list with the person handling box office (serve as a possible back-up ticket taker if needed).
* Help set up and break down for each show (mostly moving chairs, clearing away clutter, and putting small props away).

Performances:
Thur, May 8 @ 8pm (closed performance)
Fri, May 9 @ 8pm
Sat, May 10 @ 8pm
Tues, May 13 @ 8pm
Fri, May 16 @ 8pm
Sat, May 17 @ 8pm
Sun, May 18 @ 3pm

Possible extensions:
Sun, May 18 @ 8pm
Fri, May 23 @ 8pm
Sat, May 24 @ 8pm

Compensation:
The Stage Manager will receive a small travel stipend and a share of all ticket sales.

If interested, please contact Chelsey Little at chelsey@ allterraintheater.org.