Audition Tape: Tuesday, March 13 @ Noon

Callbacks: Sunday, March 18 @ 1pm to 4pm

“The Meeting” is a fictional account of a debate between Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr. The play is set in a Harlem hotel on Valentine’s Day in 1965, a week before Malcolm X was murdered. Differing in their philosophies, but alike in their mutual respect, the two men debate their varying approaches to the same grave social problems, both prepared to die for their beliefs but neither aware of how soon their assassins’ bullets would await them.

Seeking: Actors (3) African American Males. Seeking African-American actors with physical similarity to Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X.

Auditions: Video submission. Due by Tuesday, March 13 @ noon.

Callbacks: Call backs by invitation after viewing audition tape. Sunday, March 18, 2018, 1pm to 4pm

Location: Mark SQuared Studios 1804 Montreal Court, Ste B, Tucker, GA 30084

Personnel: Faizah Imani, Director

Submission Instructions: Click here to submit your audition application and video submission.

Please submit a 90 second dramatic monologue. Include your slate at the beginning with your name, and the name of your monologue. The file should be 100MB or smaller. Please complete the audition form and include your head shot, resume and a link to your audition video.

Compensation: Paid by the show plus rehearsal stipend

Performances: Friday, May 18, 8pm; Sunday, May 20, 1pm and 4pm

Contact Info: Karlotta Washington, casting@marksquaredatl.com, 404-590-1772

All rehearsals and the first run of the productions will take place in Tucker, Georgia at the Orange Box Theater @ Mark SQuared Studios. All talent and crew members must have legal eligibility to work in the entertainment industry in the state of Georgia.

Character List

Martin Luther King Jr.: Legendary leader of the Civil Rights Movement. Seeking African- American male 20s-40s

Malcolm X: Minister and human rights activist who was a courageous advocate for the rights of blacks. Seeking African-American male 20s-40s

Rashadd: Malcolm X’s bodyguard. Seeking African- American male 20s-40