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"This Random World"-Jacksonville, FL - Casting ID # 1605804
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Jacksonville, FL Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 11-20-19
Audition Date 03-16-20 Submission deadline 03-14-20
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
A new play by Steven Dietz, presented as part of the Humana Festival of New American Plays. Synopsis: Following a web of characters whose interwoven lives collide but never quite connect, This Random World is a charming, intimate meditation on the power of chance and how we might be closer to each other than we'll ever know.

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Role # 1 Scottie Ward
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

She is private, quite withheld, intelligent, dry-witted, formal, but not a classic matriarch; she is sassy, feisty, enjoys a full, enriched world beyond the knowledge of her children.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 2 Tim Ward
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His girlfriend has broken up with him, his work is not going well, he is trying to figure things out, at his sister’s suggestion he puts a fake obituary into the paper and then can’t seem to take it back; he is sweet, a bit of a loser, still struggling to find himself, but it's time he grows up.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 3 Beth Ward
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Scottie's daughter, white woman, generally obsessed with controlling her life, and her death, she is about to travel to Nepal, to go off radar and (maybe) to let go of the control; her defense is her best offense, she is appealing, likeable. Feels like a loud noise.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 4 Bernadette
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Scottie's aide, a person of color, she is competent, reserved, but has energy and determination, starts to turn it loose when she can’t contact Scottie's kids.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 5 Rhonda
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Bernadette's young sister, a person of color, has become mystical since her mother’s passing, wants to believe in more than just this life, misses her mother.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 13 to 17
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 6 Claire
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Tim's ex-girlfriend, she never quite moved on after they ended their high school romance because it was the practical thing to do. She is a strong and confidant, not a fragile flower but has a bit of guile, hides the noise around her. Slightly haunting quality.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 7 Gary
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Claire's ex-boyfriend, he breaks up with her because she cannot live in the present, he takes a trip to Nepal in order to find excitement, but it doesn't work out well for him.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -