Harvard University Student Film, a Take on “Hamlet” is Casting Paid Roles in Boston

By | April 21, 2016

(Paid) Seeking Actors for Short Film: Shakespeare’s Hamlet, Act 3 Scene 1

Location: Boston, MA

Type: Film

Seeking three actors for a short non-union film of an excerpt from Hamlet. The film is a radical new take on the “to be or not to be” speech that will be professionally shot and directed.


CLAUDIUS – 50s – 60s man, heavy or muscular build, blonde or grey hair preferred. Strong personality, deep voice.

POLONIUS – 50s – 60s man, absent-minded professor.

GERTRUDE – 50s woman, blonde or grey hair preferred.


Production Dates:

Saturday May 7 or Sunday May 8, approx.. 9-5pm (pending actor availability).


Harvard University (Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA)


$100 / day

How to apply

Please send the following to hamletfilmcasting@gmail.com by April 28
• Name, Cell number, Email Address
• Current Photo
• Resume
• Link to reel footage or relevant acting sample

Payment: Paid

City or Location of call: Boston, MA
Please submit to: hamletfilmcasting@gmail.com by 2016-04-30

This casting notice was posted by: Harvard University

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