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Independent Production

On Being: Cohen

Category: Non-Equity Audition
Pay: Lodging

Seeking one trans/ non binary actor for new work titled On Being: Cohen to be performed in the Raleigh North Carolina Womanís Theater Festival July 13th and 14th.

The show will rehearse in the Chicago land area

Pay Range: Pay will be in lodging for the festival

Synopsis: Sexologist Doctor Cohen falls asleep and their dreams reveal a Jewish gender exploratory love story between themself and כֹּהֲנִים . This results in Doctor Cohenís own self discovery of what gender means to them. כֹּהֲנִים meets Dr. Cohen in present day reality, Tel Aviv. כֹּהֲנִים reveals the realities of how language and culture shape gender. Through a journey of understanding, growth, and knowledge of the comparison of an idolized world verses a realistic one, Cohen and כֹּהֲנִים fight for a better tomorrow. Runtime: 35 minutes

Character breakdown:
Dr. Cohen: AFAB Genderfluid quirky Jewish frazzled sexologist searching for them self. Non binary, genderqueer, genderfluid, pan gender agender actor needed really just a not cis or binary actor. Actor must be comfortable in a binder and underwear of their choice. Jewish actors are encouraged to apply.

Contact Info:
Email headshots and resumes to to writer and director Mal/Cohen Kraus at for interest. Sides will be sent to you and appointment to audition will be made June 12th or 13th

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Audition Dates:

Jun 12
Jun 13
Posted Date: Jun 5, 2019