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Audition Notice - Cat Napper by Kwik Jones


Chrisse Roccaro
 

Portland Civic Theatre Guild invites you to submit for a role in our virtual concert reading production of Kwik Jones' Cat Napper, directed by Victor Mack, to be produced as part of the 2021 Fertile Ground Festival.  Each actor will be provided with the equipment to record the play from their own home.  Recording is tentatively scheduled sometime on or before 12/1/2020.  Pay is $75.  Please submit a headshot, resume, contact information and a video recording of one of the sides to catnapperPCTG@... by Monday, October 5, 2020.  Call backs by notification. Character descriptions below; sides can be found at this link:  https://t.ly/submissionsPCTG

Cat Napper by Portland playwright Kwik Jones is a mystery thriller with more than a bit of comedy, centered around newly hired Special Detective Crystal Beck. Beck, under orders from the Mayor himself, must partner with not-too-pleased veteran detective Gribbs, to solve a series of mysterious cat-nappings. With the odds stacked against her, Beck's simple cat case leads her to the homes of the city's richest, most powerful, and dangerous politicians. Money, Power, Politics, and Cats! 

Lt. Gribbs................................................ University City Police
Crystal Beck............................................Special Detective
Joseph Cross..........................................Billionaire
Mason..................................................... Cat Napper
Mother Cross..........................................Mother of a Billionaire
Ms. Gilly...................................................Neighbor of Cat Napper


Portland Civic Theatre Guild
Serving the Portland Theatre Community since 1958


Jesse Nobile
 

Can an Equity Actor do this ?


On Mon, Sep 28, 2020, 1:41 PM Chrisse Roccaro <chrisseroccaro@...> wrote:

Portland Civic Theatre Guild invites you to submit for a role in our virtual concert reading production of Kwik Jones' Cat Napper, directed by Victor Mack, to be produced as part of the 2021 Fertile Ground Festival.  Each actor will be provided with the equipment to record the play from their own home.  Recording is tentatively scheduled sometime on or before 12/1/2020.  Pay is $75.  Please submit a headshot, resume, contact information and a video recording of one of the sides to catnapperPCTG@... by Monday, October 5, 2020.  Call backs by notification. Character descriptions below; sides can be found at this link:  https://t.ly/submissionsPCTG

Cat Napper by Portland playwright Kwik Jones is a mystery thriller with more than a bit of comedy, centered around newly hired Special Detective Crystal Beck. Beck, under orders from the Mayor himself, must partner with not-too-pleased veteran detective Gribbs, to solve a series of mysterious cat-nappings. With the odds stacked against her, Beck's simple cat case leads her to the homes of the city's richest, most powerful, and dangerous politicians. Money, Power, Politics, and Cats! 

Lt. Gribbs................................................ University City Police
Crystal Beck............................................Special Detective
Joseph Cross..........................................Billionaire
Mason..................................................... Cat Napper
Mother Cross..........................................Mother of a Billionaire
Ms. Gilly...................................................Neighbor of Cat Napper


Portland Civic Theatre Guild
Serving the Portland Theatre Community since 1958


Jesse Nobile
 

Yes I'm SAG/AFTRA and AEA. I'm interested in the role of Gibbs. It plays to my strengths just wondering if they are hiring Union Actors.


On Mon, Sep 28, 2020, 2:58 PM Mikki Lipsey <gmlipsey@...> wrote:
Likewise since it is taped can a SAG/AFTRA actor do this?



On Sep 28, 2020, at 2:09 PM, Jesse Nobile <jessenobile@...> wrote:


Can an Equity Actor do this ?

On Mon, Sep 28, 2020, 1:41 PM Chrisse Roccaro <chrisseroccaro@...> wrote:

Portland Civic Theatre Guild invites you to submit for a role in our virtual concert reading production of Kwik Jones' Cat Napper, directed by Victor Mack, to be produced as part of the 2021 Fertile Ground Festival.  Each actor will be provided with the equipment to record the play from their own home.  Recording is tentatively scheduled sometime on or before 12/1/2020.  Pay is $75.  Please submit a headshot, resume, contact information and a video recording of one of the sides to catnapperPCTG@... by Monday, October 5, 2020.  Call backs by notification. Character descriptions below; sides can be found at this link:  https://t.ly/submissionsPCTG

Cat Napper by Portland playwright Kwik Jones is a mystery thriller with more than a bit of comedy, centered around newly hired Special Detective Crystal Beck. Beck, under orders from the Mayor himself, must partner with not-too-pleased veteran detective Gribbs, to solve a series of mysterious cat-nappings. With the odds stacked against her, Beck's simple cat case leads her to the homes of the city's richest, most powerful, and dangerous politicians. Money, Power, Politics, and Cats! 

Lt. Gribbs................................................ University City Police
Crystal Beck............................................Special Detective
Joseph Cross..........................................Billionaire
Mason..................................................... Cat Napper
Mother Cross..........................................Mother of a Billionaire
Ms. Gilly...................................................Neighbor of Cat Napper


Portland Civic Theatre Guild
Serving the Portland Theatre Community since 1958


Chrisse Roccaro
 

Dear actors,
please go ahead and submit for Cat Napper.  We are confirming our understanding with both AEA and SAG-AFTRA.
The wheels grind slowly.
PCTG

On Mon, Sep 28, 2020 at 4:43 PM Jesse Nobile <jessenobile@...> wrote:
Yes I'm SAG/AFTRA and AEA. I'm interested in the role of Gibbs. It plays to my strengths just wondering if they are hiring Union Actors.

On Mon, Sep 28, 2020, 2:58 PM Mikki Lipsey <gmlipsey@...> wrote:
Likewise since it is taped can a SAG/AFTRA actor do this?



On Sep 28, 2020, at 2:09 PM, Jesse Nobile <jessenobile@...> wrote:


Can an Equity Actor do this ?

On Mon, Sep 28, 2020, 1:41 PM Chrisse Roccaro <chrisseroccaro@...> wrote:

Portland Civic Theatre Guild invites you to submit for a role in our virtual concert reading production of Kwik Jones' Cat Napper, directed by Victor Mack, to be produced as part of the 2021 Fertile Ground Festival.  Each actor will be provided with the equipment to record the play from their own home.  Recording is tentatively scheduled sometime on or before 12/1/2020.  Pay is $75.  Please submit a headshot, resume, contact information and a video recording of one of the sides to catnapperPCTG@... by Monday, October 5, 2020.  Call backs by notification. Character descriptions below; sides can be found at this link:  https://t.ly/submissionsPCTG

Cat Napper by Portland playwright Kwik Jones is a mystery thriller with more than a bit of comedy, centered around newly hired Special Detective Crystal Beck. Beck, under orders from the Mayor himself, must partner with not-too-pleased veteran detective Gribbs, to solve a series of mysterious cat-nappings. With the odds stacked against her, Beck's simple cat case leads her to the homes of the city's richest, most powerful, and dangerous politicians. Money, Power, Politics, and Cats! 

Lt. Gribbs................................................ University City Police
Crystal Beck............................................Special Detective
Joseph Cross..........................................Billionaire
Mason..................................................... Cat Napper
Mother Cross..........................................Mother of a Billionaire
Ms. Gilly...................................................Neighbor of Cat Napper


Portland Civic Theatre Guild
Serving the Portland Theatre Community since 1958