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Plan-B Theatre is a fully-vaccinated workplace following strict COVID-19 safety protocols that includes required proof of vaccination, weekly testing, and a production-specific safety plan published two weeks prior to the first rehearsal.
We are anti-racist and anti-racism.
We are anti-ableist and anti-ableism.
We do not tolerate harassment or discrimination in any form.
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Pay is $300/week + parking for actors (5-week contract).
Pay is $300/week + parking for stage managers (6-week contract).
AEA contracts pay pension but not health.
Designer contracts are $1,500 + parking.
The positions in red below are open for our 2022 Subscription Series of new plays by local playwrights of color (7 acting, 1 stage management). BIPOC artists are strongly encouraged and invited to apply.
THE CLEAN-UP PROJECT by Carleton Bluford
Jordan & Melvin (a Black couple) and their friends Ryan & Taylor (a white couple) are forced to navigate a near-future America where white people are at risk. Black History Month like you’ve never seen it.
From the author of MAMA.
THE CLEAN-UP PROJECT discusses race in a heightened, intense manner and includes on-stage violence.
Rehearsals are Tuesday-Friday evenings, and Saturday-Sunday afternoons, January 25-February 16, 2022 with performances February 17-27, 2022. All rehearsals and performances will be in the Studio Theatre at the Rose Wagner. Daytime rehearsal is scheduled if actor availability permits but daytime availability is not a condition of employment.
As of October 4, 2021, THE CLEAN-UP PROJECT is cast with Cal Beck as Cameron, Latoya Cameron as Jordan, Chris Curlett as Melvin, Dee-Dee Darby-Duffin as Chris, Matt Sincell as Ryan, and Sarah Walker as Taylor.
Designed by Emma Belnap (lighting), Janice Chan (set), Cheryl Ann Cluff (sound), Arika Schockmel (props), and Derek Williamson.
Stage managed by Taylor Wallace. Directed by Jerry Rapier.
AFTERSHOCK by Iris Salazar
A response to the earthquake that shook Salt Lake City within a week of the pandemic shutdown. How does Teah, a single, non-conservative, full-figured, dark-skinned Mormon Latina, who also happens to be a virgin, navigiate pandemiquake?-
From the author of “American Pride” from …OF COLOR.
AFTERSHOCK discusses and portrays predatory behavior.
Rehearsals are Tuesday-Friday evenings, and Saturday-Sunday afternoons, March 14-April 6, 2022 with performances April 7-17, 2022. All rehearsals and performances will be in the Studio Theatre at the Rose Wagner. Daytime rehearsal is scheduled if actor availability permits but daytime availability is not a condition of employment.
As of October 3, 2021, AFTERSHOCK is fully cast, with Estephani Cerros as Teah, Danny Borba and Pedro Flores as The Men, Liza Shoell and Sam Torres as The Women, and Yolanda Stange as Dr. Love Dearest.
Designed by Emma Belnap (lighting), Janice Chan (set), Cheryl Ann Cluff (sound), Maddiey Howell (costumes), Arika Schockmel (props).
Stage managed by TBA. Directed by Cheryl Ann Cluff.
MESTIZA, or MIXED by Melissa Leilani Larson
June 9-19, 2022
Lark Timon is no stranger to failure as it looms large in her filmmaking career. Plagued by debt and professional disappointment, she chances upon a potentially career-changing opportunity only to be confronted by questions about her art, her family, and her identity as a mestiza.
From the author of THE EDIBLE COMPLEX, THE POST OFFICE, and PILOT PROGRAM.
MESTIZA, or MIXED frankly discusses issues of race and portrays the impact of a hate crime.
As of September 28, 2021, MESTIZA, or MiXED is fully cast, with Joy Asiado as Lark, Rebecca Burroughs as Ava, Lily Hye Soo Dixon as Alex, April Fossen as Carrie, and Carlos Nobleza Posas as Eddie/Jaime de la Cruz.
Designed by Emma Belnap (lighting), Iris Salazar (set), Cheryl Ann Cluff (sound), Arika Schockmel (props), and Aaron Swenson (costumes).
Stage Managed by Sammee Jackman. Directed by Jerry Rapier.
PLAYWRITING WITH YOUNG PEOPLE BY JULIE JENSEN
We seek Teaching Artists to learn our K-6 Playwriting With Young People curriculum and assist in leading playwriting workshops. $25 per hour. Please email your headshot and resume (in a single PDF if possible) to Education Coordinator Sharah Meservy.
We are also at work with Julie Jensen on Playwriting With Young Adults for grades 7-12.