by Sandy Lam
Pen Huang is trying to host the first Lunar New Year Festival in her city. While planning the event and writing her English paper, she starts to reflect on her relationships with her friends, her community, and her estranged mother.
***Seeking Asian Pacific Islander Desi American performers and performers of color***
Production Title: So Lucky
Production Type: Playreading
Location: Austin, TX
Performance Dates: Sun, Sept 15th, 11am-2pm
Rehearsals dates: 9/7, 9/14 (flexible)
Audition Date: 8/31
Audition Times: 9 am - 1:30 pm
Audition Location: Asian American Resource Center, Classroom 1
We have a preference for in-person auditions, but if you cannot make this date we are also accepting taped auditions. Sign up for an in-person or taped audition with the form by clicking HERE.
Writer/Director: Sandy Lam
Casting Director: Jasmine Di Diego
Producers: Thanh Bui, Kennedy Paris, Kyanna Dunn, Jasmine Di Diego, Sandy Lam
GINA - 20s, female, any ethnicity
One of Pen's best friends. Spontaneous and lively. Blunt. Fiercely defensive of her friends.
BRYNN - 20s, female, Asian/Asian American
One of Pen’s best friends. Very happy, very gay. Sweet and kind. Precious cinnamon roll.
PETER - 20s, male, Asian/Asian American
President of the Chinese Business Association. Friend of Theo. Very business-like. A bit pretentious. Knows how to command the room. Persuasive.
THEO - 20s, male, Asian/Asian American
Peter’s friend. Popular. Smooth talker. Easy going. Casual confidence.
MOTHER - 40s-50s, female, Asian/Asian American
Pen's mother. Lively. Resilient and family-driven. Worries often. Has tension with her daughter.
LYDIA/LEO - 20s, any gender, Asian/Asian American
Pen’s older sibling. Playful but wise.
Please fill out the form below to sign up for an audition. Our casting director, Jasmine Di Diego, will respond to confirm your submission.