The Parchman Hour
MAS Theatre at the Carrollwood Cultural Center is looking for a few more cast members to help round out the cast of The Parchman Hour – The Songs & Stories of the ’61 Freedom Riders by Mike Wiley.
To Audition: To audition for this show, please send a headshot and resume to Aaron Washington at firstname.lastname@example.org. You will be given sides to record and submit as your audition.
Submission Deadline: Until Filled
Production: Rehearsals will be minimal and done virtually until the first of the year.
Performances: January 14-17
Roles: We are looking to finalize the cast and are searching for two (2) African American males, ages 18 to 40. Actors who can sing are preferred, but not required.
Plot: In 1961, the original 13 riders boarded a bus in Washington, DC bound for New Orleans via Mississippi and Alabama. Presented in the style of the variety shows of yesteryear, this moving production explores three of the tensest months of 1961.
The Parchman Houris being presented through a special arrangement with Mike Wiley Productions.