LVLT announces open auditions for "THE REVOLUTIONISTS" by Lauren Gunderson
Disclaimer: LVLT does NOT pay - We are an entirely volunteer organization!
Face coverings are required except when in the audition room. All those auditioning must show proof of vaccination. We will be unable to cast anyone that is not fully vaccinated.
March 25 – April 10, 2022 live on the main stage
Friday & Saturday performances at 8pm
Sunday performances at 2pm
A single Saturday matinee performance April 2 at 2pm
All are French women, All are beautiful, All are about to be beheaded…
OLYMPE DE GOUGES – 38. Badass activist playwright and feminist. Theatre nerd, excitable, passionate, a showman. Widowed and never remarried to ensure her personal freedom.
CHARLOTTE CORDAY – 25. Badass country girl and assassin. Very serious, hardened by righteousness, never been kissed. Has a pocket watch she keeps checking.
MARIE-ANTOINETTE – 38. Less badass but fascinating former queen of France. Bubbly, graceful, opinionated, totally unaware, unintentionally rude, and oddly prescient. Never had a real friend.
MARIANNE ANGELLE – 30. A badass black woman in Paris. She is from the Caribbean, a free woman, a spy working with her husband, Vincent. Tough, classy, vigilant, the sanest of the them all.
OPTION 1: In-Person Auditions
Come to LVLT either Monday, January 24 or Tuesday, January 25 from 7-9pm; there will be readings from the script (links below) – French accents not required
OPTION 2: Video Audition
Choose 2 of the sides linked below to record yourself performing - either have someone read the other roles off-camera or take pauses when other characters have lines – French accents not required
Video submissions are due by Tuesday, January 25 by 9:00 pm PST
OLYMPE (pronounced “Oh Laamp”) DE GOUGES
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