Angels in americA
Parts I & II
by Tony Kushner
directed by Liz Bradley & jarrad west
Performance Dates: 11/01/08 – 02/02/08 (20 PERFORMANCES)
ANU Arts Centre
Sunday 1st July @ ANU Arts Centre Drama Lab
10am – 4pm
CAST REQUIRED (5 MALES & 3 FEMALES)
ROY COHN (45+) – A successful New York lawyer and unofficial power broker.
This actor also plays the roles of Prior 2, and the Angel Antarctica.
JOSEPH PORTER PITT (20+) – Chief clerk for Justice Theodore Wilson of the Federal Court of Appeals, Second Circuit.
This actor also plays the roles of Prior 1, The Eskimo, The Mormon Father, The Angel Europa.
HARPER AMATY PITT – Joe’s wife, an agoraphobic with a mild valium addiction.
This actor also plays the roles of Martin Heller, The Angel Africanii.
LOUIS IRONSON – A word processor working for the Second Circuit Court of Appeals.
This actor also plays the roles of The Angel Australia, Sarah Ironson.
PRIOR WALTER – Louis’ boyfriend. Occasionally works as a club designer or caterer, mostly lives modestly off a small trust fund.
HANNAH PORTER PITT – Joe’s mother, currently residing in Salt Lake City, living off her deceased husband’s army pension.
This actor also plays the roles of Rabbi Isidor Chemelwitz, Henry, Ethel Rosenberg, Aleksii Antedilluvianovich Prelapsarianov, The Angel Asiatica.
BELIZE – A former drag queen and former lover of Prior’s. A registered nurse. Belize’s name was originally Norman Arriaga; Belize is a drag name that stuck.
This actor also plays the roles of Mr. Lies, Caleb, The Angel Oceania.
THE ANGEL – Four divine emanations, Fluor, Phosphor, Lumen and Candle; manifest in One: The Continental Principality of America. She is the angel incorrectly identified by Joseph Smith as the Angel Moroni.
This actor also plays the roles of Emily, Ella Chapter, Homeless Woman, Orrin, The Mormon Mother, The Voice.
As you can see, actors play different roles, and so actors experienced in physical theatre and voice work are required.
For more information please contact Jarrad on 0402 379 943 or email@example.com