A theater musical by Katy Visual and Performing Arts Centre is looking to cast lead and supporting actors for its upcoming play titled as ‘Evil Dead’. The theater play is based on Sam Raimis 80’s classic film to be enacted at a nonprofit theater in Katy, Texas.
About the Role
Auditions are open to males, aged between 18 to 25 years. Ash is the iconic character of the play, who evolves as the show progress. At first Ash is seen as a cowardly school going kid who later becomes a wise house ware employee.
Auditions are open to females, aged between 18 to 25 years. Linda is the girl next door in the play. She is sweet by nature thoughtful and completely loyal to Ash. However—as the show progresses, Linda’s personality changes to an evil person who plots to kill Ash. Furthermore, as her role evolves over she is continuously laughing and cheering around.
Auditions are open to females, aged between 18 to 25 years. She is sister to Ash, and is seen as the odd one out in the group. Cheryl is also the victim in the group who is constantly annoyed with torments and jokes. Additionally, she is also the first one to be possessed and sense evilness in the group. As she is taken over by the demon, she becomes bad mouthed and spends most of her time locked up in a cellar.
Auditions for this role are open to males, aged between 18 to 25 years. Scotty is a good looking, flirty prankster in the play. He is also Ash’s best buddy but is particularly spiteful of Cheryl. Scotty thinks of himself as the only brave guy in the group. However, this concept is turned around when Scotty is forced to kill someone and tries to flee away from the place. He returns back for Ash to warn him about the woods.
Auditions are open to females, aged between 18 to 25 years. Shelly is not too smart but her dumbness is overshadowed by her beauty. She is easy going and distracted by Scotty who hits on her. As the show evolves, she is also possessed by a demon, but still looks beautiful.
Auditions are open to females aged between 18 to 25 years. She is an explorer in the play who aspires to reunite with her father. Annie is bossy in nature and is attracted to Ash in the play. Females auditioning for this role should be comfortable in wearing skin showing clothes.
Auditions for this role are open to males, aged between 18 to 25 years. He is Annie’s boyfriend and coworker. He is always seen with Annie, helping her with research or anything she needs in that matter. As the show progresses, he turns evil, but this demon can surely sing!
Auditions are open to male, 18 to 35 years. He is a reliable friend who is ever ready to help everyone. However, he is very stupid and stubborn in nature that eventually leads to his death.
Supporting: Fake Shemp
Auditions are open to males, aged between 18 to 50 years. The character needs to act, sings and dance in the play. He is Annie’s father who appears as a ghost in the play.
- Performance starts late September and continues through early October.
- Auditions are by appointment only
- Last date to apply is 3rd August, 2016
- The casting department is looking to hire people from Houston, Fulshear and Sugar Land, Texas.
- This is a NON paid casting
- All ethnicities are welcomed to apply
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