Voice of 19th century African American man

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Voice of 19th century African American man 
Established documentary studio is casting for the voice of an enslaved black man in his 40s-50s who worked in the mansion of a Virginia plantation. He is talking to his hosts, a couple (also enslaved) from a nearby plantation, and chatting as they set up a spot for him to spend the night.

>>This is for a short audio program (60-90 seconds) that will play in a reconstructed slave quarters at a historic site as part of an exhibit about slavery and its legacy.

>>We are looking for voice talent with some acting experience as this needs to part of a believable scene with three characters. This role has 5 lines.

>>If interested, please provide a couple takes of the two "Male Guest" lines that are supplied.

>>This man has come from a nearby plantation on a wet, windy night and is being hosted at a small slave cabin near the main house. At this point in the scene, their voices are conversational but on the low side so they are not heard by others outside the slave cabin. 
2017-04-07 20:59:29 GMT
2017-04-12 16:00:00 (GMT -05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada) 
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Voice123 SmartCast is seeking 10 auditions and/or proposals for this project (approx.) Invitations sent by SmartCast have resulted in 9 audition(s) and/or proposal(s) so far.

Project Parameters

The Voice Actor should be located in:
Fixed - USD 150
English - USA and Canada
Middle Age Male
• Audio files must be delivered via email
There are no special pre-, post-, or production requirements for this project.
Not defined
This is a non-union project
19th century African American man

Script Details

>> Mathew: Hope rain won’t keep you awake.

>>Male Guest: Rather be listening to rain than sleeping in it.

>>Mathew: How the roads coming over?

>>Male Guest: The wagon was near to sliding off into the mud. 
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