We are still accepting auditions for African-American actresses of all ages (18+) to play the famous activist and journalist Ida Wells in season 2 of Unwritten.
You must be 18 years or older with availability for rehearsals and recordings taking place in the Dayton, Ohio area during the month of July. Tentative dates for Ida Wells are July 9, 10, 15, and 16.
These are unpaid roles for Unwritten.
We are completing auditions digitally. Below are script pages for auditions of Unwritten season 2. Please review the characters below and record your audition as .mp3 or .wav or another file easily accessible (if you have an iphone you can record right in “Voice Memos”). Email Dayton Writers Movement your audition file(s) to us along with your available days and times for the month of July.
Thank you, and good luck!
Character list (Click on the name for script pages):
Ida Wells: F, 20s-50s; the famous writer and activist (1 episode)
Maggie: F, 20s; concerned, sarcastic; lives at the LGBTQ house (6 episodes)
Devin: M, 20s; funny, personable, fun; works at Big Box (5+ episodes)
Chuck: M, 40s; uncaring, serious manager of Big Box (3+ episodes)
Riley: M, 20s; snarky; lives at the LGBTQ house (2 episodes)
Anne Boleyn: F, 30s; insightful, powerful, determined; English accent (1 episode)
Aphrodite: F, 30s; goddess, casually confident, empowered (1 episode)
Brian: M, 20s; two sides–casual flirt and self-righteous (1 episode)
Wharton: F, 40s; insightful, confident, empowered; the famous writer (1 episode)
Poe: M, 30s; the famous writer (1 episode)
Richard: M, 70s; philosophical; patient at the Mental Rehab Center; a bit delusional (1 episode)
For questions or to submit your recordings, email Dayton Writers Movement.