The Merry Beggars presents the infamous story of Juan Diego a simple and lowly man who received visions of the Blessed Mother.
We are seeking nonunion actors to join us as we tell a powerful story that has impacted the Americas and the people of Mexico for generations.
Juan Diego was a simple, lowly man of the Chichimeca tribe in Mexico. After receiving visions of the Blessed Mother, he embarks to fulfill her request, which is to petition the Bishop of Mexico to build a church in her honor at the top of Tepeyac Hill.
Rehearsals for Juan Diego are on Friday, January 20, and Friday, January 27, via Zoom.
All actors cast must be available for all rehearsals. Rehearsals are paid at a rate of $20.00 per hour.
Recordings for Juan Diego are on Friday, February 3, at our studios in Lincolnshire, Illinois. Pick-up recordings are on Wednesday, February, 15, Thursday, February 16, and Friday, February 17.
All actors must be available for all recording days and pick-up days in order to audition. There will be no adjustments made to the schedule.
Rehearsals: $20.00 per Hour
Leads: $350.00 per Day of Recording
Principals: $200.00 per Day of Recording
Supporting: $150.00 per Day of Recording