Auditions for Abue! Seeking Male Actors

“A Mexican-American family falls apart as they gradually become the first successful tortilleria business in RI…
… Only one woman can hold the legacy and meaning of family together, none other than abue!”

REQUIREMENTS: BILINGUAL (SPANISH); MUST BE LATINX; MUST BE A RESIDENT OF RI
Contact: Jenny Sanchez:
abue.theplay@gmail.com/ 401-954-7637

JORGE (Supporting Role): 17-26, son of Fernando and Marta. Quiet and loving to his mother. Bilingual, but prefers to speak in English with his family and parents.

BERNARDO (Supporting Role): 30-40 years, Claudia’s husband. The founder of the tortillería and the first of the family to immigrate from Mexico to the United States.

FERNANDO (Principal Role): 20-40 years, an energetic and impulsive worker. He supports his community like his father Bernardo. Through more success, overwork and stress begins to slowly decrease.

NOTE: Preferred someone with experience in singing and dancing
but not necessary.

A 600 dollar stipend for the following commitment: Evening Rehearsals and Evening Performances: Week 1,2,3 Rehearsals: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday at 6-9:30PM & Saturday at 12-3:30PM (17.5 hrs./week);Week 4 Rehearsal- Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday at 5-10PM & Saturday 12-4:30PM (29.5
hours); Week 5 Rehearsal/Performance- Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday at 5-10PM (30hours)

To book an audition time, contact us at email at abue.theplay@gmail.com. Please include the first name, last name, the character you are interested in auditioning, the date and time for Friday, March 6, 2020.

Wickford Art Association Call for Art

Wickford Art Association (WAA) will present “March Into Art” from March 6 to March 29, 2020. Admission to the gallery, located at 36 Beach Street, North Kingstown, RI is free and open to the public.

The Call for Entries registration is on Tuesday- March 3 (11am-6pm), Wednesday- March 4 (11am-3pm), and Thursday- March 5 (11am-3pm). Artists may refer to www.wickfordart.org for submission guidelines and entry fees. Call for Entries registration is open to all artists (WAA members or non-members) and all media except photography.  The theme for the show is ALL THINGS SPRING.

The juror is Mim Brooks Fawcett- Executive Director and Chief Curator at the Attleboro (MA) Arts Museum. Since 2006, Ms. Fawcett has focused her efforts on heightening the Attleboro Art Museum’s profile in the region, providing outstanding and diverse exhibitions and arts programs to promising and professional artists. She encourages visitors to explore the wonders and challenges of art through classes, gallery talks and workshops designed to stretch creative thinking.

Providence Art Club National Open Juried Exhibition

The Providence Art Club invites artists from throughout the United States to submit their recent work for an exciting open juried exhibition opportunity. Each year, the Art Club welcomes non-member artists from across the country to submit work for an open exhibition. This year’s show will celebrate the best in contemporary art by makers from throughout the United States regardless of theme, style, or media. Founded in 1880, the Providence Art Club is one of the oldest arts organizations in the nation and the first such Club to be co-founded by women and men. In 2019 the Art Club was recognized as one of the top three galleries in Rhode Island by the Providence Journal, and received a coveted Best of Rhode Island Award for Best Art Gallery in Providence. Entering our 140th year, we look forward to sharing the best in current visual arts from throughout the country with our unique audience. Exhibition Juror: Matthew Hargraves PhD, Chief Curator, Yale Center for British Art.

Deadline for submissions is March 13, 2020. For more information, visit the full call on Call For Entry.