Auditions

The Gift of the Magi

2.0


Based on O’Henry’s Classic Tale.

Adapted by N. Emil Thomas

 

Gift of the Magi, setting the tale in Atlanta in the 1950s. This adaptation centers around a local streetcar driver who’s struggling to stay afloat during the Atlanta Transit strike. Christmas is around the corner and the young man and his wife don’t have the money to buy each other gifts. Despite their financial hardships, they find a way to celebrate. Magitells the story of love, sacrifice and the blessings that we take for granted.

 

The script has gone through a heavy rewrite that now includes two new characters and 5 new scenes.
Looking for an experienced actor that works best in an ensemble and is interested in developing new works.  

 

Audition:

Saturday, September 30th from 1-5pm

Please prepare a one-minute monologue.

Be prepared for a cold read.

Minimal makeup.

Walk-ins are Welcome.

To schedule an audition email nethomastheatresquare.com

Subject title Magi 2.0 auditions. In the message bar please list your preferred audition time along with your headshot and resume.

In the message bar please list your preferred audition time along with your headshot and resume.

Casting:

Female. Black or Hispanic, mid-twenties – early thirties. Natural hair all lengths.

Character: Millie Harvey owner of Millie’s Beauty Salon, husband to Robert Harvey, and Christmas friend of Della Dillingham. Positive spirit.  Strong minded,

Video Auditions

We accept video auditions.

Please submit all video auditions to nethomastheatrsquare@gmail.com with your digital headshot and resume.


Compensation

All artists are compensated with a production stipend.


If you any questions please email nethomastheatresquare@gmail.com