Organised Chaos Productions Newsletter
August 2013
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In this months newsletter:
 
Our tour has now finished
 
Casting and creative calls
 
Our plans for the next five months
 
 
 
Broken & A Lot Of It About - NW Tour
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Thank you to all our audiences for their support on this very successful North West Tour of Broken by Ella Carmen Greenhill and A Lot Of It About by Ned Hopkins.
 
We took in The Lowry, Square Chapel, Lantern Theatre, Oldham Coliseum, The Kings Arms, Pavilion Arts Centre and Paupers Pit as part of the Buxton Fringe Festival and would like to thank all the venues for all their help and support.
 
Also a massive congratulations to all the cast and crew on two great shows!
 
 
An announcement
Over the next five months we will be going dark. The team are going to concentrate on getting funds together to support our ongoing work. We will be coming back in January with an announcement of the upcoming year this will include details of two new shows (to be chosen from our script call) and our other activities including workshops, masterclasses, Perspectives, Ignition and Chaotic Combinations. Some castings and creative calls will come out in December so do watch out for these.
 
We will be putting out a crowd funding bid in the next few months - if you can help support us any funds will be greatly received. More information will be out soon on this.
 
Our sister company Elysion Productions
Founded in 2011 they are an award-winning multimedia production company producing new theatre, film, installations and combinations of these all over the UK - based in Manchester they work with new and established talent from across the UK.
 
Their next production is John & Mark:

Imagine. Imagine a prison cell. Imagine a killer is visited by the man he gunned down. Imagine that meeting. Imagine Mark Chapman meeting John Lennon. Just imagine. 

Production dates are 13-14/9 at Paupers Pit with Buxton Opera House; 18/10 at The Lowry Studio; 24/10 at New Continental, Preston; 1/11 at Lantern Theatre, Liverpool

Rehearsals are to take place at times to suit the cast, stage manager and director. 
 
They are looking for the following actors
 
Male 20-40
Mark David Chapman
Killer of John Lennon, serving twenty years to life. Playing age early 20s to late 40s. American, having lived in the state of Georgia since the age of 7. An obsessive personality who suffers from severe states of depression.
 
Female 30-50
Multiple character role
Playing characters ranging from early 30’s to mid-70s. Physical and vocal dexterity are essential attributes as the shift between roles often occurs without the actor leaving the performance space
Sunny; A New York prostitute
Aunt Mimi; the aunt who raised John Lennon (English). 
Mother; the mother of Mark David Chapman (American, Georgia). 
Doctor; a psychiatrist (American, unspecified). 
 
They are also looking for a Stage Manager, Lighting Designer and Set Designer

There is scope to do more with this production next year and all involved at this stage will be given first refusal.
 
These roles are offered on a profit share basis. Travel costs to venues outside Salford/Manchester will be covered. They operate an open book policy.
 
For more information email info@elysionproductions.co.uk
 
Organised Chaos on the net
We have set up a page on facebook so that we can keep you all better informed about all things Organised Chaos.
 
 
We also have a blog - come and follow us at http://organisedchaosproductions.wordpress.com/
 
With this we are hoping to bring our audiences an insight to what we get up to behind the scenes and to the teams of people we work with.
 
On Twitter we're @orgchaosprods, on YouTube we're OrganisedChaosProd and our website is www.organisedchaosproductions.co.uk
 
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