Audition Notice: FIMIIDO premieres “Bath/Ory” at 2019 Montreal Fringe

Frankie-nominated company seeks 9 performers for new production


Production Title: Bath/Ory
Union / Non-Union: Non-Union
Production Type: Fringe
Theatre Company: FIMIIDO
Director: Victoria Dudley
Choreographer: Alexa Artzy
Compensation: No


FIMIIDO is currently looking for a group of talented individuals for its upcoming stage production “Bath/Ory”, written and directed by Frankie-nominated Victoria Dudley.

We are looking for eight actors and one female dancer. Anyone is welcome to audition, but we put an emphasis on supporting upcoming artists who are currently enrolled in or have recently graduated from a professional theatre program.

Please email your resume and a recent headshot to fimiido@gmail.com by January 30th. You must be at least 18 years of age by the first rehearsal date.

Play Synopsis:
“Bath/ory” is a multidisciplinary piece that centres around two pivotal times of Elizabeth Bathory’s life, the most prolific woman serial killer of all times.

KEY DATES

Auditions: January 31st, 3:30pm-8pm and February 2nd, 1-6pm

Preparation: It is advised to arrive fifteen minutes prior to the start time. Please prepare one (1) dramatic contemporary monologue. Monologues should be kept between 1-3 minutes long. Please prepare a short 30 second song to be performed acapella.

Callbacks will be taking place later in the month. You will be notified in advance by email if you will need to attend.

Group Dance Auditions: February 1st, 6pm-8pm

Preparation: It is advised to arrive fifteen minutes prior to the start time to stretch if needed. A warmup and technique portion of the audition will be led by the choreographer followed by a short contemporary/jazz combo. Please dress in fitted clothing/dance wear you can move around in. If you have long hair, have it tied back and away from your face. For shoes, either foot undeez, jazz shoes, lyrical shoes, ballet slippers or bare feet are acceptable. NO socks.

Audition Location: John Abbott College, Casgrain Building

Rehearsal Starts: April 2nd, 2019

Rehearsal Location: John Abbott College

Show Dates: There will be 6 performances scheduled between June 6th-16 at the 2019 Montreal St-Ambroise Fringe Festival. Specific performance dates and times TBD.

Application Deadline: January 30th, 2019

Important Note:
Standard Auditions will take place on a Thursday and a Saturday. We will try to make accommodations for as many people as possible. Please include in your email if there is a date and time you would prefer, but be aware that we will be assigning times by a first come first serve basis. We ask you only send in a recommendation if absolutely necessary. If you do not show up for your allotted time, we have the right to skip your audition, and you will be moved to the end of the line if there is time available. Auditions should last no longer than 10 minutes.

Dance auditions are separate from Standard auditions, and are for one specific character: SW (The Dancer). You will not be needed for the Dance Audition unless you are specifically auditioning for this character. You will not need to go to the standard audition if you only want to be considered for SW. The Dance Audition will be Thursday, February 1st at 6-8pm. You will be needed for the entire time. There are no other dates available.


Mandate

“FIMIIDO is a Theatre Company based in Montreal that strives to explore the different aspects of theatre. Created entirely by theatre students, the company is dedicated to support emerging artist and give them a platform to express their artistic creativity. FIMIIDO strives to push the boundaries for those just starting out in the professional field, giving people a platform to dive head first into the creative process, both on the acting and the technical side.”

Email: fimiido@gmail.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FIMIIDO/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/fimiido/

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