No. 6

Full Name (Your name, not company): 
Sophia Tavasieff
E-Mail Address: 
Phone Number: 
Production Company or School: 
UBC Players Club
UBC Players Club
Mikaela Kawaley-Lathan
Casting Director(s): 
Mikaela Kawaley-Lathan, Veronica Blott, Hannah Abbott
Audition Location: 
Self Tapes
Shoot / Perf. Location(s): 
Compensation / Rates: 


We are now calling actors from far and wide to participate in Uplifting Black Voices: Zoom Staged Reading of No. 6 by T.J. Young, facilitated by Mikaela Kawaley Lathan. SYNOPSIS: No. 6 is set in Cincinnati, Ohio in the early twenty-first century. Ella and her twin children, Felicia and Felix, are stuck in their apartment while riots are happening outside in response to the killing of an unarmed black teenage boy.
Submission Instructions: 

Please send a maximum 2-3 minute video introduction to Veronica at [email protected] with the following information:
-Your name and pronouns
-Acting experience (if applicable; no experience is necessary)
-The role(s) you are interested in. Please note that black roles will be played solely by black actors.
- A short reading of a monologue or excerpt from a favorite book or poem to assess how you read on camera

Early application is highly encouraged as we will be evaluating and casting roles as they come in and are looking to cast, rehearse, and put on the show as soon as possible.

Additional Comments (see help text below field): 

All rehearsals and performances will take place over Zoom to adhere to COVID-19 social distancing guidelines. Therefore you must have a working audio and video device.

"No. 6" by T.J. Young is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals on behalf of Samuel French, Inc.

Audition Date(s): 
Submit Self-Tapes ASAP
Character 1 Name: 
Character 1 Age: 
Single Mother, 50s
Character 1 Description: 
African-American. Protective.
Character 2 Age: 
Character 2 Name: 
Character 2 Description: 
African-American. Asperger's. High-Functioning. Twin.
Character 3 Name: 
Character 3 Age: 
Character 3 Description: 
African-American. Frustrated.
Character 4 Name: 
Character 4 Age: 
Character 4 Description: 
White. Stubborn. Hiding a damning Secret.
Character 5 Name: 
Character 5 Age: 
Character 5 Description: 
Race unimportant.
Additional Characters: 

REPORTER- Race unimportant

Shoot / Perf. Date(s): 
TBD - Based on Actor Availability
Project Category: 
Union Status: 
Character 1 Gender: 
Character 2 Gender: 
Character 3 Gender: 
Character 4 Gender: 
Character 5 Gender: 
Is this a Student Production?: 
Submission Deadline: 
Friday, August 14, 2020
Is there guaranteed monetary compensation, if cast?: 
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