Stern Theatre, Palo Alto, CA https://theatreworks.org/201718-season/201718-season/the-four-immigrants/
AUDITION DATE/LOCATION/WHO WILL BE THERE:
Date: Friday, 3/17
Screenland Studios 10501 Burbank Boulevard in North
Will Be There: Director/Associate Artistic Director: Leslie Martinson Music, Lyrics and Book: Min Kahng
Casting Director: Julia Flores
Accompanist: Alby Potts
Casting Assistant/Reader: Justin Wilcox
Once you have read through all
details here, please confirm via email Info@Florescasting.com
Appointments should be confirmed before Tuesday, 3/14.
Please bring your picture and resume with you to your
audition, even if you think that we may already have one. Thank you!
Script, sides and sheet music have been emailed to
you/your agent, but they are also available via Dropbox
There is a demo of the music in the Dropbox as
email videos using the following services: Youtube, Dropbox, Vimeo.
your picture and resume along with your video link.
* We will
only accept videos with the requested audition material.
* Please read the scenes
and sing the songs with accompaniment or music track.
info@Florescasting with any additional questions.
SHOW INFORMATION/CHARACTER BREAKDOWN:
Based on Manga Yonin Shosei by Henry Yoshitaka
Translated as The Four Immigrants Manga by Frederik
L. Schodt, published by Stone Bridge Press
begins in 1904, and ends in 1924, primarily in San Francisco, California.
cast consists of four men, who play The Four Immigrants, and four female
cast members who play all the other characters, both male and female, both
Asian-American and other ethnicities.
KIMIKO: Female, 30s-40s, Alto. Kimiko is
a sturdy, strong farmwoman, with a commanding demeanor, who marries
Fred. Other roles include “Robber”, “Admiral Togo,” “Henry’s Lady”,
“Parrot”, and “White Man.”
HANA, Japanese - Female, 20s-30s,
Soprano. A modern-thinking, independent woman. Came to the US as a child.
Like Charlie, loves Western writing. Hana is a performer at the
Pan-Pacific Exposition who later marries Charlie. Other roles
include “Dr. Omori”, “White Lady”, “Fan-Tan Dealer”, “Judge” and “Vague Bride.”