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NC Black Rep is now accepting script submissions for our 2019-2020 Mainstage Season and Living Room Theatre Reading Series.
To submit, please follow the guidelines below:
- Email email@example.com with the subject line:
[Title of Your Play] 2019-2020 Script Submission
- In the body of the email, include the following:
- Play Title
- Playwright Name
- Playwright Bio
- Contact Info
- Character Breakdown
- Set Description
- Production History
- Short Synopsis
- Attach the first 10 pages of the script in PDF format.
To ensure your submission is reviewed, please strictly adhere to the above guidelines. If interested, the full script will be requested. Please note that due to the volume of submissions, we unfortunately cannot respond to individual emails.
Agents may email full scripts with production history and a playwright biography to firstname.lastname@example.org , or send hardcopy to:
North Carolina Black Repertory Company
ATTN: Literary Manager
PO Box 95
Winston Salem, NC 27102
BERTA, BERTA by Angelica Cheri
Reading Date: December 7, 2018
Audition Date: Tuesday, November 27th, 5pm-7pm
The show is written by Angelica Cheri and will be directed by Jackie Alexander. Auditions will be on Tuesday November 27 from 6-8pm. Rehearsals will be December 5 & 6 from 5-9pm. Performance will be at the Forsyth Correctional Center on December 7 from 9-11am. There is a stipend for the rehearsals/performance.
Synopsis: Former lovers Leroy and Berta’s final reunion swells from a quarrelsome conjuring of the past to an impassioned plot to escape the fate that awaits them.
Leroy – Early-Mid Twenties, African-American male. Troubled.
Berta – Early-Mid Twenties, African-American female. Troubled.
Sign up for an audition here: http://signup.com/go/tRQnAwf
MLK Jr. Birthday Celebration
Event Date: Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 6pm
Audition Date: Saturday, December 8, 2018, 12pm-4pm
In 1985, Larry Leon Hamlin created this event to showcase area residents of all ages and their talents, and to honor Dr. King’s belief that communities are rich with talented individuals. Auditions are open to singers, musicians, spoken-word artists, dancers, and more. Auditions will be on Saturday, December 8 from 12pm-4pm. Rehearsals will take place during the week before the event. The event takes place on Tuesday, January 15 from 6pm-7pm.
Sign up for an audition here: http://signup.com/go/nVkaLfq
Play a role…become a NC Black Rep Volunteer!
Volunteers provide an invaluable service with their time, enthusiasm, and love of theatre. Email email@example.com with “VOLUNTEER” in the subject line to become a part of the NC Black Rep team.
North Carolina Black Repertory Company is Seeking Interns for 2018-2019 Programming
Interns receive a Stipend/Class Credit. A NC Black Rep internship is perfect for a student in his/her thesis year.
Internship opportunities are listed below. If you are interested in applying, please submit résumé to firstname.lastname@example.org with “INTERN” in the subject line.
Stage Management Intern
We are seeking a stage management intern for our 2018-2019 season. This is an exciting opportunity to not only work closely with the cast and production crew of each show, but also the Artistic Director of NC Black Rep.
Duties & Responsibilities:
- Create and maintain contact sheet for cast and crew
- Gather conflicts of all cast and creating rehearsal schedule with director and production manager
- Relay all important information regarding production to the cast and crew via email
- Collect head-shots and bios from all cast and crew
- Sit in on all rehearsals and generating rehearsal reports and line notes to be submitted every evening
- Attend all production meetings
- Check/set props and costumes pre and post show
- Oversee load-in and load-out with production manager
- Give actors their calls for each performance
We are seeking an office intern who can work closely with the NC Black Rep staff and assist with general office, HR, IT, Accounting and Marketing activities as determined and directed by the Office Manager (OM). The Office Intern will be responsible for assisting the staff with general office duties including, but not limited to, research, data entry, filing and general coordination.
Duties & Responsibilities:
- Assist in managing the flow of paperwork
- Assist and facilitate staff as necessary-whenever and however needed
- Assist with company development matters including preparation of marketing materials
- High degree of organizational skill and problem-solving ability; the ability to work as a self-starter
- Respect for details; ability to execute accurately at a high level without excess supervision.
- Ability to prioritize/execute to achieve desired company and project goals with prudence and sense of urgency.
- Good communication skills-verbal, pictorial, and numerical
- Excellent telephone etiquette, communication and organizational skills, as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- General computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Power Point
- A willingness and flexibility to do whatever it takes to foster the growth and success of the company