Having first premiered at the Festival De La Bête Noire in February 2019 at Montreal’s first ever horror-themed festival, Lesbian Speed Date from Hell! is now holding auditions for its remount at this summer’s OFF-JFL and Fierté Montréal / Montréal Pride Festivals.
Show Synopsis: Always up for an adventure, Jackie gives lesbian speed dating a shot, but the evening takes an unexpected turn when she meets the woman of her nightmares. 60 min.
Audition Dates: Saturday, May 18th and Sunday, May 19th, 2019.
Performance Dates: 1 show between July 18th and July 22nd, 2019 (TBD) AND 6 shows between August 8th and August 18th, 2019 (TBD).
Roles: Precedence will be given to LGBTQIA+ and BIPOC folx as we aim for authentic representation, however all are welcome.
- Regina (20s – 30s): Female / Female-identifying. An eccentric ball of charisma; loud, blunt, hilarious, never holds back.
- Kyle (20s – 30s): Cis-male. Typical college douche.
- Secondary speed-daters roles (20s-30s): Female / Female-identifying.
Rate: Salary to be discussed as well as profit-sharing from ticket sales with Just For Laughs and Festival Fierté Montreal.
To submit: sign up for your audition time slot here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0b4bafac2ca7f58-lesbian2
After you sign-up please email your CV, headshot, and the answers to the questions below to firstname.lastname@example.org:
- Describe your previous acting experience.
- Do you have any special skills?
- Do you have a fun personal story related to speed dating? Please share.
Once received, the production will send you a monologue to prepare for your audition.