Eight Nights Audition Information
The Umbrella Stage Company is seeking Equity and non-equity video submissions for our 2020 production of Eight Nights.
The Umbrella strongly encourages actors of all ethnicities, genders, identities, abilities, and ages to submit an audition tape.
Please submit a self-tape of the pre-selected sides or of a 1-2 minute monologue of your choosing. To receive the sides, please email email@example.com
By Jennifer Maisel
Directed by Caley Chase
First rehearsal – November 10, 2020
Opening – December 4, 2020
Closing – December 20, 2020
Rebecca Blum - White. Jewish. Ages 19-30. Also plays: Amy, Nina, and Anna.
Erich Blum - Rebecca's father. White. Jewish. Ages 40-60. Also plays: Joram.
Anna Blum - Rebecca's mother. White. Jewish. Ages 48-80. Also plays: older Rebecca Blum
Aaron - Rebecca's husband. White. Jewish. Ages 25-50.
Benjamin - African-American. Ages 40s-60s. Also plays: Matt.
Arlene - African-American. Ages 38-52. Also plays: Lacey
Steven - Half Japanese, half white. 20s. Also plays: Inge.
A note on doubling: as the play spans nearly 70 years, all actors intentionally play multiple roles throughout.