September 23, 2011
AUDITIONS will be held for the following roles:
*Character Sides/Monologue will be provided at the above-mentioned venue…
FIGS BHARDWAJ (LEAD):
Male, Early 20s. The quintessential rebel. Figs is a student at Delhi University infamous for his cynical wit and argumentative streak. A true escapist, Figs amuses himself with a constant supply of drugs, alcohol and partying.
JAYASHRI BOSE (CO-LEAD):
Female, early 20s. President of the LSR debate team. Jay is attractive in an unconventional sense. She’s political, motivated and actively strives to change the world around her.
Female, early 20s. Maggie is Figs’ best friend. She’s rich, spoilt, and attractive and has a knack for getting exactly what she wants.
Male, early 20s. A college student by day and a struggling musician by night. With long hair, an unkempt beard and a leather jacket, Niz makes quite the impression.
Male, mid to late 50s. A strict and old-fashioned gentleman. Mr. Bhardwaj spends his days playing golf or drinking scotch with his colleagues at the club.
Female, early to mid 50s. An articulate if somewhat insincere lady. Ms. Bhardwaj is a veteran socialite who spends her days shopping and mingling with likeminded individuals.
Male, early 30s. Tibetan. A student leader and lifelong champion for the cause of Free Tibet. Thupten is a taciturn young man with a serious demeanor about him.
Male, mid to late 60s. A silver-haired American expat. Vishnu moved to India during the height of the hippie era. He lives in the hills and is highly regarded as a local expert on meditation and trance music.
Female, mid to late 30s. A French reporter. Marie is currently on assignment in India. She’s a highly astute judge of character and situation.
Male, early 40s. A grass roots organizer. Ram is a political activist who’s idealism is endearing if a little unrelenting.
Female, late 30s. A village woman turned revolutionary. Radha is a born leader. She’s one of the loudest and most respected voices in her village.
Female, late 50s. Spokeswoman of Team Anna and leader of the anti-corruption brigade. Kintu is a one woman army. Prone to hysterics, she talks an awful lot but rarely makes a point.
Male, early 40s. A grubby looking police officer with a menacing scowl.