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Bass/Valle Casting encourages people of all races, ages, ethnicities, abilities and gender identities to apply.
 

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ON YOUR FEET

Paper Mill Playhouse (Millburn, NJ)

 

COST Contract, Tier 4 ($994/w minimum)


Producing Artistic Director: Mark S. Hoebee

Associate Artistic Director: Patrick Parker

Associate Producer: Christopher Slavik

Book: Alexander Dinelaris
Music from the Catalog of Emilio & Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine

Director & Choreographer: Alex Sanchez
Musical Director: Andrew David Sotomayor

NYC Casting: Bass/Valle Casting

Casting Directors: Gama Valle & Harriet Bass
Casting Assistant: Dena Igusti

 

AUD: by self-tape only

Principals CB: 06/02/22 & 06/03/22

Ensemble CB: 07/14/22 & 07/15/22

 

Production details:
First Rehearsal - 09/12/22

First Preview - 10/07/22

Opening - 10/09/22

Closing - 11/06/22

 

ELECTRONIC SUBMISSIONS: (preferred)

Bass/Valle Casting
bassvallecasting@gmail.com

 

PHYSICAL SUBMISSIONS:

Not accepted at the time. 

 

NOTES:
All performers must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, as defined by the CDC, with a first booster (if eligible) by first rehearsal as a condition of employment. Vaccination requirements are subject to change according to CDC guidance.

 

Bass/Valle Casting encourages people of all races, ages, ethnicities, abilities and gender identities to apply.
 

SEEKING:

Note:
Local NY/NJ actors are highly encouraged to audition.

We at Bass/Valle Casting and Paper Mill Playhouse acknowledge that the Latiné community is not a monolith and its identity exists along a spectrum of racial, ethnic and cultural backgrounds. We encourage Latiné actors of all backgrounds to submit.

 

GLORIA- Female-identifying, 20s-30s, Latiné, some fluency in Spanish, sings pop and moves well. Gloria is Cuban. She is intelligent, determined and courageous. She has a sharp sense of humor and star quality. Gloria doesn’t like to be the center of attention, but fights through her shyness. Becomes an icon. NOTE: Actors may be considered for understudy and/or ensemble roles.
 

EMILIO- Male-identifying, 30-40s, Latiné, some fluency in Spanish, sings well, moves well. Emilio is Cuban. He is confident, handsome and loyal. Sometimes stumbles over his English as well as his emotions. Leading tenor with character. NOTE: Actors may be considered for understudy and/or ensemble roles.

 

GLORIA FAJARDO- Female-identifying, 50s-60, Latiné, some fluency in Spanish, sings well, strong mover. Gloria Fajardo is Cuban. Gloria’s brassy, strong-willed mother. Biting humor. Latina matriarch. NOTE: Actors may be considered for understudy and/or ensemble roles.

 

CONSUELO- Female-identifying, 50’s -60’s, Latiné, some fluency in Spanish, can carry a tune, moves well. Consuelo is Cuban. Wise, loving, and warm. Gloria’s Grandmother, who comes off as a Cuban stage mother. Always pushing Gloria to achieve her dreams. NOTE: Actors may be considered for understudy and/or ensemble roles.

 

YOUNG EMILIO/NAYIB/JEREMY- Boy, age 8-12, Latiné, great dancer, speaks some Spanish, does not need to sing. Cute, charming, fun sense of humor. Doubles as Emilio Estefan as a boy, Gloria Estefan’s son, and a featured conga dancer. NOTE: Actors may be considered for understudy and/or ensemble roles.

 

LITTLE GLORIA- Girl, age 10-12, Latiné, some fluency in Spanish, sings well, strong mover. Little Gloria is Cuban. Innocent, smart, and self-reliant. A little sad, but always hopeful. NOTE: Guitar playing is a plus, but not a requirement. Actors may be considered for understudy and/or ensemble roles.  


ENSEMBLE- all gender identities, open age range, Latiné. A diverse group of strong dancers, singers and actors that will play multiple parts and possibly understudy principal roles. Some of the characters to portray are: Jose Fajardo, Kiki, Marquito, Marcello, Kenny, Phil, Rebecca, Nena, Lucia, Lucia, Robin, Rachel.
 

UPCOMING PROJECTS:

-Much Ado About Nothing (Denver Center for the Performing Arts)
-The Little Mermaid (Syracuse Stage)