Open Audition for HITs Spring 2021 season

HIT is producing several exciting projects over the next 6 months and we are looking to meet new collaborators from all levels of the industry. If you are a professional actor, newly graduated or are otherwise experienced as a performer, then we are interested in meeting you.
NEW audition dates:  23rd and 24th of January 2021

Special Note: As we are collaborating this season with Bøssehuset and World Pride to provide a season of LGBTQ+ theatre, we have a special focus on actors who self-identify as LGBTQ+, especially non-binary or alternatively gendered.

Auditions are inclusive and open to all actors, from all backgrounds.

Auditions will be at Bøssehuset, Mælkevej 69D on the 23rd January from 10-15:00 hrs.

Call backs will be on the 24th January as needed. Please read the project descriptions below and what each project is looking for.

To sign up for auditions please email: info@houseofinternationaltheatre.dk. You will be assigned a 5-minute time slot. Please be prepared to present a 1-minute monologue of your choice, on any theme.

THE ROLES HIT IS SEEKING TO FILL ARE FOR THE FOLLOWING EVENTS IN HIT’S 2021 SPRING SEASON:

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AUDITION OPPORTUNITY
Berghain
&
feminine o
ctagon [or, aristotle can eat me]
Two full-length plays
Performing:
March 11th-27th
Venue: Bøssehuset
(8 performances each for a total of 16 performances)

Berghain
Director: Jeremy Thomas

feminine octagon [or, aristotle can eat me]
Director: Jessica O’Hara-Baker

Berghain is a world premiere of a Danish play by Reumert winning Magnus Iuel Berg and translated by Jeremy Thomas.

feminine octagon [or, aristotle can eat me] is a world premiere of an American play, by Amy Gijsbers van Wijk. The two productions will be performed on alternating days in March.

 

Berghain
Director: Jeremy Thomas
An Alice-in-Wonderland journey through the famous club in Berghain in Berlin. The club is known for being the home of techno music, and has seen some of the biggest names perform. It’s one big party from Friday to Monday morning, that is if you are actually allowed in by Sven the overly picky bouncer. The play was originally written to a composition by Simon Muchinsky, one of the original members of the famous Danish band When Saints Go Machine. Simon will be performing live, while the actors rollerskate around the audience.

 

feminine octagon [or, aristotle can eat me]
Director: Jessica O’Hara-Baker
Allure and Candy become goddesses. A man falls from the sky. Flowers + Mary Shelley fall in love. & cam girl Eurydice_19969 wants to make that ca$$$h. feminine octagon [or, aristotle can eat me] is one hour/one night/one hundred nights in the search for an unforgettable, life-changing party.

 

Berghain is looking for: 1 male and 1 female. Must have experience on rollerskates.

feminine octagon [or, aristotle can eat me]  is looking for: 3-4 female, femme, non-binary, and/or gender fluid actors and 1 male actor.

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AUDITION OPPORTUNITY
Southern Bedfellows

Full-length play
May 19th-June 5th
Venue: Bøssehuset
(15 performances)

Director Christoffer Berdal

Southern Bedfellows is the story of 2 non-binary children who grow up in Alabama. You witness their trials growing up and dealing with issues of religion and culture as they strive to be their best selves. They grow up together, go to church, get married, but the quest for identity and a place to belong continues to create conflict in their lives. The play deals with issues of gender and religion.

Looking for: 1 non-binary born female/transexual female to male

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International Queer Festival at World Pride – August 12th-22nd

Several of our projects produced in our main season will be remounted as part of our International Festival in collaboration with World Pride. If you are cast in Berghain, feminine octagon [or, aristotle can eat me] or Southern Bedfellows, you should also be available for these dates.

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We look forward to welcoming you to HIT 2021.