Cutting Ball Theater
Call for actors: Cutting Ball Theater in San Francisco is casting an open role for the World Premiere of The Real Sappho by Aimee Suzara, directed by Maya Herbsman, in the 2021/2022 Season.
The role: Atthis- Queer woman of color, 30s-40s, painter/photographer who in younger days did erotic art, Sappho’s estranged lover.
The show: The Real Sappho is a world premiere play, commissioned by Cutting Ball, that seeks to reclaim Sappho’s legacy and reimagines her as a woman of color living in modern day (Oakland-inspired) Oak-Island, and explores her intersecting identities as a queer woman, a creative icon, and a mother.
approx. first rehearsal: March 7, 2022
tech: April 8, 2022
previews: April 14 – April 15, 2022
opening: April 16, 2022
closing: May 15, 2022
*Compensation is consistent with hourly minimum wage in San Francisco*