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Gutenberg! The Musical

Written by Anthony King & Scott
Directed by David A. Miller
Musical Direction by Rebecca Lowrey

Doug and Bud have written an exciting new show (about the invention of the printing press) and they want to present it for the first time. With any luck, they will be taking their show to Broadway!

 

Audition Start:   Mar. 2, 2019 at 2:00 pm
Audition End:    Mar. 2, 2019 at 10:00 pm
Audition Location:    Amphibian Stage Productions
                                    120 S Main Street
                                    Fort Worth, TX 76104

 

Callback Dates:    Mar. 3, 2019 (by appointment only)

 

Rehearsal Dates:    Jun. 18 – Jul. 11, 2019

 

Performance Dates:    Jul. 12 – Aug. 18, 2019
                                    Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays at 8 pm & Sundays at 2 pm

 

To Signup:        
Auditions are by appointment. Please email the Casting Office at info@amphibianstage.com with the subject line YOUR FULL NAME GUTENBERG and attach a single PDF with resume and headshot.
If you would like to request a specific appointment time, please do so in your initial email and we will try our best to accommodate you.

Requirements:  
Please prepare a 1-minute comedic monologue and 30 to 60 seconds of a song from a musical. Comic songs or serious songs done comically are recommended.
An accompanist will be provided at auditions and callbacks.

Roles Available:
Doug Simon
Is an innocent. He’s a naive, utterly sincere and earnest man who never met a cause he wasn’t passionate about.

Bud Davenport is an innocent. He’s eager to please and thrives on approval.

Compensation: 

Equity contract(s) available,
Stipend,
Comp tickets and/or other perks

 

Crew

Are you a theatre professional interested in working with us? We want to meet you! We accept applications from directors, designers, technicians, and other professionals year-round. To submit your interest in working with us email info@amphibianstage.com

Script Submissions

We are no longer accepting submissions for the 2019 season. Please check back in May 2019 to submit for the 2020 season.  

 

Internships

We are currently seeking administrative interns. To submit your interest for an internship position please email info@amphibianstage.com

Volunteers

We couldn’t do what we do without the help of our dedicated volunteers. We are always looking for extra help around the theater whether it’s wrapping cookies, sending mailings, or working front of house at showtime, we need you! For more information email info@amphibianstage.com.

Staff

Amphibian Stage Productions Seeks Full-Time Production Manager and Technical Director

The responsibilities of the Production Manager and Technical Director include:

  • Work with Managing Director to create schedules of the shop, black box theater, and lobby with regards to production and programming needs and the needs of venue rentals
  • Coordinate the schedules of production staff to find the best balance of each department’s time in the black box space during load-in, tech week, and strike
  • Work with scenic designers on creating a budget conscious design
  • Create build plans for carpenters and act as master carpenter on the build of all productions
  • Hire technical contractors as needed
  • Communicate with producers, director, scenic designer, scenic painter, and carpenters to achieve an efficient and precise execution of the scenic design of each production
  • Coordinate venue rentals
  • Maintain the working condition of all production equipment (projectors, lighting, sound, tools, etc.) and replace as needed
  • Maintain the organization and cleanliness of the shop, black box theater, lighting booth, and all equipment storage
  • A working knowledge of lighting equipment (how to hang, focus, cable and patch a lighting plot) is highly desirable
  • A working knowledge of sound equipment: how to hang, cable, and set up in board) is highly desirable
  • A working knowledge of all production equipment and ability to demonstrate their functionality to other staff, renters, or production personnel is highly desirable
  • Attend to the repairs of the building, and its facility systems (ex. roofing problems, air conditioning, water heater, pest control, etc.) and schedule professionals for repairs when necessary
  • Maintain inventory of building supplies
  • Design opportunities will be given if the candidate is trained as a scenic designer

The ideal candidate is a self starter and team player with a passion for theatre and collaboration. Organizational and leadership skills highly desirable. MFA in design or technical theatre preferred.

Interested parties should send resume, cover letter and references to Jay Duffer jay@amphibianstage.com