SJCT: Holding Zoom Auditions For New Digital Work

Posted September 3, 2020 at 9:17 am by

From San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty Theatre…
 
 
Join us for audi­tions for SJC­T’s new web­series, “Fri­day Har­bor Hap­pen­ings!
 
This new, dig­i­tal work is a satir­i­cal sketch com­e­dy show with an ensem­ble cast, cre­at­ed by San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre for our beloved local com­mu­ni­ty. The writ­ers hope the episodes will bring a smile and some laugh­ter to every­one in these uncer­tain times.
 
Fri­day Har­bor Hap­pen­ings” cen­ters on a new (but fic­tion­al) social media page and the (also fic­tion­al) island inhab­i­tants that join the page. All actors will be filmed via Zoom on their home computers.
 
There are two dates sched­uled for audi­tions — Thurs­day, Sep­tem­ber 10, 6:30–9:00pm and Sun­day, Sep­tem­ber 13, 2:00–4:00pm.
 
All audi­tions will be held via Zoom. Actors will read from script pages pro­vid­ed by SJCT.
 
To sched­ule your audi­tion, please read the char­ac­ter break­down below and then fill out this form. You will receive an email from Court­ney Kessler-Jef­frey, pro­duc­tion man­ag­er, con­firm­ing your time slot, pro­vid­ing the audi­tion pages, and send­ing a Zoom link. If you are unfa­mil­iar with Zoom, please famil­iar­ize your­self with its use before your audi­tion to pre­vent any tech­ni­cal issues on the day-of.
 
Any ques­tions can be sent to Court­ney Kessler-Jef­frey at court.kessler@gmail.com.
 
Thank you, and we look for­ward to see­ing you!

 
CHARACTER BREAKDOWN:
 
(*This is a cur­rent char­ac­ter list, and like­ly to expand with future episodes*)
 
SUSAN — The Insti­ga­tor. Likes to get the ball rolling. Always going for the posts with the most comments.
 
KAREN — The Busy­body. Wants every­one to fol­low the rules. Pro mask, anti-tourism.
 
JERRY — The One You Roll Your Eyes At. Always ready with an inap­pro­pri­ate joke.
 
ALAN — The Guy With The Memes. Only responds in memes. The more sar­cas­tic, the better.
 
KEV — The Teenag­er. Maude’s grand­son. Pro­fi­cient with social media.
 
MAUDE — The Grand­ma. Thinks most of her posts are pri­vate mes­sages to her kids and/or grandkids.
 
KELLY — The Envi­ron­men­tal­ist. Bicy­cles every­where and has a com­post­ing toi­let. Wish­es the island would go back to the way it was in the 70’s.
 
STEVE — The Mansplain­er. Def­i­nite­ly has the best idea and needs to share it.
 
CLAIRE — The Nice One. Doing her best to keep the peace and do the right thing.
 
TROLL — The Troll. Some men just want to watch the world burn.
 
ALEX & EMILY — The Tourist Cou­ple. Want the inside scoop from the locals.
 
TRAVIS — The Con­spir­a­cy The­o­rist. Wants to open people’s minds to the dark truth that goes all the way to the top!

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