I am writing to see if you would be interested in acting in my play, Marcus Aurelius Channeled. We need one talented female actress with a knack for comedy. It will be performed as part of the Philly Free Fringe Festival. My script is attached.

Here are some relevant particulars:

Play Tile: Marcus Aurelius Channeled by Albert Fried-Cassorla

Dates and Times: Saturday and Sunday, September 21 & 22, noon to 5 each day

Organization and Event: Philadelphia Dramatist Center, Philly Free Fringe Festival (short plays by PDC member playwrights)

Basic Plot: The Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius come back to life and is almost worshiped by disciples of his philosophy, Stoicism. This is a comedy! Marcus is imperious, and his disciples are submissive and nuts.

Length; 6 – 8 pages, i.e. 6-8 minutes, off book

Venue: Arts Room, 4050 Haverford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

Compensation: further acting experience and being part of an exciting creative even and a share of the gate- I do not know how it will be split.

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Rehearsals: Likely dates so far are Sunday Sept. 8, Tuesday Sept. 10 & Monday, Sept. 16 – likely at 7 p

Rehearsals Location: TBD. We are exploring places. But we WILL find a place.

Current Cast:

Marcus Aurelius – Harvey in the Morning (radio host and actor)

Disciple 1 – Dan Gudena

Disciple 2- POSSIBLY YOU! Female, Age not important, must have a knack for comedy.

Director: Pat Jordan

Playwright: Albert Fried-Cassorla – I have been an active playwright in the Philly area for decades. My play, Florals and Nudes, was chosen for a showcase public reading in August, 2017. for video examples, photos and some scripts of my work, visit <a href=”


Contact me, Albert, amfriedcas@gmail.com and the Director Pat at patjrdn@gmail.com Please send a resume and head shot.

Thank you, and we hope to hear from you!

Albert and Pat