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Later Alligator - Staged Reading
Staged ReadingAEA/Non-AEAPay: $75 stipend per actor for all 3 meetings.
Project Description: Now casting actors for a staged reading. There are 2 - 3 hour rehearsals and 1 live reading in midtown NYC.

Logline: The Menu: Brisket squabbling and Jewish guilt dominate. Can the Salzman family make it through the holidays alive? The play focuses on Franny a twenty-something writer, who is home for the Jewish Holiday of Rosh Hashanah. She lost her right leg while in the Israeli Defense Force and now has a prosthesis. Can she overcome her accident while battling PTSD episodes under the same roof as her parents Linda and Jay and brother Ben, who can be a little too laid back sometimes. In particular this piece explores the dynamic between mother and daughter.

Writer: Elizabeth Sophia Strauss.

Casting Dates: TBD
Call Back Dates: N/A
Rehearsal Dates: 7/8, 12pm-3pm, 7/11, 2-5pm
Staged Reading Dates: 7/15, 2:30-5pm
Location: New York, NY

Note: Non-AEA only. Only apply if you can be at all rehearsals.

Seeking Talent From: NEW YORK
Posted Date: 6/5/2019
End Date: 7/5/2019  
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FRANNY | Female | Caucasian, Multi-Ethnic | Age: 25 - 30 - Updated: 6/5/2019 | Role Type: LeadingVideo Reel Required
Talent to portray Franny. A Writer, Her right leg is a prosthetic. She lost her leg while in Gaza training with the Israeli Defense Force or I.D.F. She shows signs of PTSD from her accident. Note: Actors w/ disabilities are encouraged to apply. Prefer late 20ís.
LINDA AND ATTORNEY | Female | Caucasian, Multi-Ethnic | Age: 45 - 55 - Updated: 6/5/2019 | Role Type: LeadingVideo Reel Required
Talent to portray Linda, Franny's Mother. Homemaker. Only wants what is best for her children. She tries to instill her religion in her family. The same actor plays the Attorney, who should be dressed conservatively, wears glasses and hair pinned up. Prefer Late 40's to Early 50's.
BEN | Male | Caucasian, Multi-Ethnic | Age: 25 - 28 - Updated: 6/5/2019 | Role Type: LeadingVideo Reel Required
Talent to portray Ben, Franny's brother. Should have a beard or goatee. Likes to smoke pot occasionally, not a stereotypical pothead. Prefer Mid 20ís.
JAY | Male | Any Ethnicity | Age: 55 - 58 - Updated: 6/5/2019Video Reel Required
Talent to portray Jay, Franny's Father. He is referred to as a golfaholic several times throughout the play. White-collar job and in good shape.Prefer Mid to Late 50's.
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