R&J in ASL- Audition

Summary: Set in 1890’s Martha’s Vineyard when a unique deaf/hearing bilingual agricultural community gave way to a budding tourism industry. Intense cultural lines are drawn between hearing and non-hearing as land, lifestyle, and livelihoods ignite the Capulet and Montague families. This beautiful and physical production is both spoken and performed …

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Friar Sides

KEY: Spoken- normal text Signed- italics Spoken and signed- bold italics Underlined- added line or changed meaning PLEASE DO BOTH MONOLOGUES in the audition.  The second voiced monologue can be  another Shakespeare. Friar Monologue #1 (signed- simcom) Simcom – speaking to Romeo after his banishment to go see Juliet FRIAR …

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Romeo Sides

KEY: Spoken- normal text Signed- italics Spoken and signed- bold italics    1. Romeo Monologue ROMEO- signing But, soft! what light through yonder window breaks? It is the east, and Juliet is the sun. Arise, fair sun, and kill the envious moon, Who is already sick and pale with grief, …

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Juliet Sides

KEY: Spoken- normal text Signed- italics Spoken and signed- bold italics **Please perform as interpretive gesture/movement piece with limited ASL- 3-5 signs maximum 1.  JULIET- monologue JULIET- signing Gallop apace, you fiery-footed steeds, And bring in cloudy night immediately. Spread thy close curtain, love-performing night, That runaway’s eyes may wink …

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