Co-Starring role, Little Theodora
1. CO-STARRING ROLE; YOUNG THEODORA
Camera age 17-19; height 4'8 - 5'0; dark hair and eyes.
This is a magnificent acting opportunity for a new actress looking to break out.
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3. CO-STARRING ROLE; JUSTINIAN THE GREAT. Co-starring role, Emperor Justinian The Great.
Camera age 35 - 40. Height 5'9 - 6'0.
Looking for someone with excellent diction; must give off an impression intellectual weight.
"The Chalcedon Council’s decision that Christ has both, and equally, without division or separation, without confusion or intermingling, a human and a divine nature united in one Person, is well known and held to by this Emperor." -- Emperor Justinian to Patriarch Epiphanaeus in Dr. Larry E. Johnson's Theodora The Great, Scene 66, Copyright 2000-2016. All Rights Reserved.
4. LEAD SUPPORTING ACTRESS: ANTONINA
Camera age: 30- 40; 4'8-5'8; Dark hair and eyes, or willingness to change the same.
Theodora Ancient FBF; Antonina, wife of the legendary general, Belisarius. This is a Lead Supporting Actress role, of major stature. her love affair with Theodosius, shook the 6th century Roman World. Only Theodora has more scene exposure than the historic role of Antonina.
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5. LEAD SUPPORTING ACTOR: LEGENDARY GENERAL BELISARIUS.
Camera age 30- 35. Height. 59 -5'11.
Looking for someone physically prepared for an artistic but strenuous role; martial arts training, horse riding skills, sword play, extreme plus.
All Auditions are by appointment only. Send portfolio for consideration to email address below.
5. SUPPORTING ACTRESS: Comito, older sister of Theodora.
Camera age: 19-21. Height 4'8 - 5'8.
The role of Comito is a significant supporting actress role in Theodora The Great.
All Auditions are by appointment only. Send portfolio for consideration to the email address below.
OTHER SUPPORTING ROLES:
Amalasuntha, Goth Regent Queen of Italy. A major historical character and supporting role. Camera age: 21-30. Height 4'8 - 5'8. Of European or Germanic descent. German accent a plus.
John of Cappadocia, Prefect of Constantinople. Major historical character and supporting role. Camera age: 30-35.
Pope Agapetus, significant supporting role of this historical Roman Bishop. Camera age subject to ability to play an aged, frail character. Height, no more than 5'8.
Theologian Severus. Legendary Theologian Severus one of several significant historic characters. Camera Age: 30-45, 5'8-5'11, 150-180 lbs. Solid English skills. Looking for someone with Mediterranean features, Turkish or Greek. Egyptian-like features; a Hispanic with a tanned/olive look.
Areobindus Carthingus, Supporting role. Areobindus is the son of ambitious family in the shadow of Theodora's dawning age. Unexpectedly selected by Theodora to be her messenger and steward, the noble Areobindus must maneuver himself in dangerous, historic high court intrigue.
Looking for someone who is Camera age 18 - 25. 5'8 - 5'11. Send portfolio for consideration to the email address below.
Paul the Envoy, a meaningful support role as the messenger of the imperial couple, Theodora The Great and her husband Emperor, Justinian The Great. Camera age: 21-15. Height 5'8 - 6'0.
Supporting male role, Procopius: Byzantine Court Historian and Secretary of General Belisarius. Camera age 25 - 35. This is a role portraying the historical personage an important chronicler of Theodora's reign. A fun, meaningful, break in role. With a few important on camera, speaking opportunities. Send headshot and resume.
Amara, Ethiopian Trading Princes from Axum. This is a serious breakout, supporting role. Looking for someone with dark complexion to be viewed as African, African-American. Camera age 21- 28. No taller than 5'8. Petite.
Theodatus, Goth Philosopher and Grand Newphew of Theodoric The Great. Camera age: 25 - 38. 5'9'-5'11
This role is brief but powerful in its historic impact. Excellent role for someone looking for just a little more than a Cameo speaking role, but not too much.
"Theodora Die Große dedizierte ich meinen Herrn und Erlöser, Jesus
Christus. In Seinem Namen stieg die größte Kaiserin der Antike zu den Höhen des Erfolgs. Ich schrieb diese Geschichte in Seinem Namen;
Während ich in Seiner Kommunion-Linie wartete,
ich die Inspiration von diesem erstaunlichen Edelstein einer
Lebensgeschichte fühlte." -- Drehbuchautor, Dr. Larry E. Johnson