Now accepting director and actor applications

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DEADLINE: MAY 30, 2022 @ 5 PM 

An Other Theater Company is thrilled to announce details for the New Play Festival! We are currently seeking directors and actors.

Rehearsal dates:

June 6th through July 15th

 

Performance dates:

July 22 (Ten Minute plays

July 29 - 30 (One Act plays)

August 5 -6 (Full Length plays)

AOTC's Mission Statement:

Our theatre seeks to provide and promote theatrical works of art that are fresh, unique, empathetic, and inclusive; to foster and promote creative talent within the Utah Valley community; and to uplift the works and talents of the queer community, BIPOC folks, women, and humans of all sizes, ages, and abilities. 

PERFORMANCE DETAILS: 

  • Concert reading

    • Outdoor space (Canyon Glen amphitheater and Kiwanis Park Stage Pavilion)

    • No set, costumes, or makeup

    • Basic lighting (lights up, lights down) 

    • No sound design

  • Casting

    • Concert readings will consist of a shared ensemble cast​

  • Rehearsals​

    • All rehearsals will be masked​

    • In-person mandatory attendance

    • Playwrights are welcome to make revisions during the rehearsal process (playwrights shall communicate any revisions to the director, and the director will communicate them to the cast)

    • Playwrights have the final script approval

DIRECTOR SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS:

Directors should submit the following in a single PDF file:

 

  • Director bio (200 word max)

  • Director resume/CV

  • Brief statement outlining how their work aligns with AOTC's Mission Statement (see above) (500 word max)

  • Brief statement outlining why they are interested in working with AOTC as well as detailing any previous experience directing new works

 

Email submissions to chelsea.poplin@gmail.com

DEADLINE: MAY 30TH @ 5 PM

ACTOR SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS: 

The cast will be consist of a shared ensemble of actors (up to 8 actors).

 

Performances will be "concert" style, with minimal/no blocking.

 

Interested actors should submit a video audition of 2 contrasting monologues. Entire video should not be longer than 3 minutes.

 

Email submissions to chelsea.poplin@gmail.com

DEADLINE: MAY 30TH @ 5 PM

Questions? Please contact AOTC's Literary Manager, Chelsea Hickman at chelsea.poplin@gmail.com