Auditions for SKIN at the Twin Cities Horror Festival!

Dangerous Productions announces auditions for SKIN, a new original play by Minneapolis playwright, Oya Mae Duchess-Davis that will be performing at the Twin Cities Horror Fest in October 2017. This year’s production will use the horror style to explore racial dynamics and white privilege. SKIN centers around a plastic surgeon who offers black women the chance to remove parts of themselves that they (and society) have deemed ugly. 

Audition Information:

  • Auditions will be held Tuesday, August 8 from 7:30-9:30, with callbacks held on Thursday, August 10 from 7:30-9:30

  • Auditions will be at Squirrel Haus Arts: 3450 Snelling Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55406

  • Come dressed to move-auditions will consist of reading sides and playing interactive games

  • Headshots and resumes are great, but not required

  • Email Megan Koester (MeganK@dangerousproductions.org) to reserve a half-hour spot or to arrange an alternative time if unable to attend on August 8

 

Commitment:

  • Pay - $500

  • Rehearsals - September 10-October 25

  • Shows - October 26-November 5

Characters:

  • Sol - Strong-willed, confident black woman. Says what’s on her mind and does not care what anyone thinks. Has Oya in her. Medium-skinned black woman, natural hair.

  • Tamera - Caring, loving person who’d do anything for the people she loves. Does not see herself as beautiful even though she is. Dark-skinned black woman. Has Oshun in her.

  • Imani - Younger than Tamera and Sol. Black woman.

  • Lakeem - Highly intelligent. Has demons inside from past trauma. Strong-willed and strong-hearted. Has a little OCHOSI in him. Black man.

  • Tyrone - The ghost that follows Lakeem around. The protector. Has a little Ogun in him. Black man.

 

Contact information

Dangerous Productions
Megan Koester
5152059534
Email/contact
Web site

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Posted July 12