The Revolutionists Audition Information

The Umbrella Stage Company is seeking Equity and non-equity video submissions for our 2020 production of The Revolutionists.

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. To receive the sides, please email

Deadline: 04/30/2020



BREAKDOWN The Revolutionists

By Lauren Gunderson

Directed by Nancy Curran Willis

First rehearsal – August 25th, 2020

Opening – September 18th, 2020

Closing – October 11th, 2020

OLYMPE De Gouges – badass activist playwright and feminist. Theatre nerd, excitable, passionate, a showman. Widowed and never married To ensure her personal freedom. 38

CHARLOTTE Corday – badass country girl and assassin. Very serious, hardened by righteousness, Never been kissed. 25

MARIE Antoinette – less badass but fascinating former queen of France. Sugary, graceful, totally unaware, unintentionally rude, and oddly prescient. Never had a real friend, 38.

MARIANNE Angelle – A badass black woman in Paris. She is from San Domingue in the Caribbean, a free woman, tough, classy, vigilant, the sanest one of them all. 30s