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Posted: Jan 13, 2008
Deadline: Jan 24, 2008
Location: New York, NY
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Role Details:

Role:
NOPPERA-BO

Pay:
There is no pay for this role.

Union:
This role is open to non-union members.

Gender:
M

Age:
30-39

Ethnic Look:
Asian

Special Skills:
Actors bilingual in Japanese & English are preferable, but not a requirement.


Synopsis:
SEEKING: NYC based candidates ONLY as it is necessary for the continuous artistic development of this show.


[NOPPERA-BO] Male, 30?s (or older)? A Japanese Yakuza whose intense eyes reveal his inner strength. His exterior stillness and menacing aura threaten those around him. This quiet storm is always in control? LEAD


The play centers on the story of an American businessman whose life inexplicably begins to mirror a series of Japanese ghost stories. Entangled in an adulterous affair that he cannot escape, he meets a mysterious figure (Noppera-Bo) that seems to hold all the answers. But when his wife turns up dead, his entire world collapses into a nightmare.


Submission Instructions:
Attach headshot/resume to an email to
Subject line must state your First & Last names


About the Company:

Temporary Distortion was formed in 2002 and has a reputation for pushing the boundaries of theater by staging plays in claustrophobic boxlike structures, with little physical movement and a unique restrained style of acting. Recently this work has included an expanded use of video and has evolved into a type of film/theater hybrid. Temporary Distortion has been hosted numerous times as a resident company at Richard Foreman?s Ontological-Hysteric Theater in the East Village and as guest artists at The Chocolate Factory in New York City. For further information, please go to www.temporarydistortion.com.


Project Details:

Category:
Theater

Title:

 
The play centers on the story of an American businessman whose life inexplicably begins to mirror a series of Japanese ghost stories. Entangled in an adulterous affair that he cannot escape, he meets a mysterious figure (Noppera-Bo) that seems to hold all the answers. But when his wife turns up dead, his entire world collapses into a nightmare.

Temporary Distortion was formed in 2002 and has a reputation for pushing the boundaries of theater by staging plays in claustrophobic boxlike structures, with little physical movement and a unique restrained style of acting. Recently this work has included an expanded use of video and has evolved into a type of film/theater hybrid. Temporary Distortion has been hosted numerous times as a resident company at Richard Foreman?s Ontological-Hysteric Theater in the East Village and as guest artists at The Chocolate Factory in New York City. For further information, please go to www.temporarydistortion.com

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