AUDITIONS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY for the World Premiere of Darren Michael's SCARECROWS WILL NEVER SEE THE SUNSET: THE LEGENDS OF SMACKOVER will take place Sunday, July 13, from 6pm until 9:30pm.
Playhouse Nashville is casting five males (ages 18-60) and two females (one ages 20s-30s and one ages 40s-60s). All roles will be paid. Callbacks are scheduled for Monday, July 14, from 6pm until 10pm.
SCARECROWS WILL NEVER SEE THE SUNSET: THE LEGENDS OF SMACKOVER by Darren Michael. Oil. Blood. Madness. Love. Bo Legend -- one of three sons of farming patriarch John Legend -- faces the changes the discovery of oil & the sudden arrival of the Bradshaw family brings to his small Southern town and those closest to him in Darren Michael's world premiere drama inspired by actual events -- SCARECROWS WILL NEVER SEE THE SUNSET: THE LEGENDS OF SMACKOVER. This non-linear, decade-spanning story centered in the 1920s and 1930s rural South is the second production of Playhouse Nashville's 2014 season of New Plays for New Audiences. SIDES(Click Character to download PDF) CHARACTER LIST BO LEGEND (Male, ages late 20s-30s) JOHN LEGEND (Male, ages late 40s-60s) THORN BRADSHAW (Male, ages 20s-30s) LILY (Female, ages 18-30s) MAMA LEGEND (Female, ages 40s-60s) BO AND JOHN p. 31-32 BO AND JOHN p. 73 BO AND JOHN p. 83-85 BO AND JOHN p. 106-107 BO, THORN, and LILY p. 38-39 MAMA LEGEND scene 14
To schedule an audition appointment, send an email firstname.lastname@example.org with your name and an attached headshot & resume (if available). Please include SCARECROWS AUDITION in the subject line.
Auditions will take place at NPT 161 Rains Ave., Nashville, TN 37203
Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script only. SCARECROWS WILL NEVER SEE THE SUNSET runs AUGUST 16-24, 2014 as part of Playhouse Nashville's season-in-residence at Street Theatre Company with rehearsals beginning between July 21 & 26 (depending on cast availability)
REHEARSALS will take place primarily weekday evenings and weekends during the day. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact PlayhouseNashville@gmail.com