Casting TV Dance Show Host in NYC

10/31/2018

CASTING YOUTUBE DANCE SHOW HOST (PAID, NON-UNION ONLY):

About the show: This is a digital dance show airing on a new YouTube channel targeted at kids 5-10 years old. Each episode is roughly 5 minutes long. The host of the show will create dance moves inspired by popular movie characters…think Fortnite’s Orange Justice. The host will challenge a featured group of kids to learn the dance move and then create their own dance combination to perform in front of a small studio audience.

-Host: non-union, 18 – 25 year old Male or Female Choreographer/ Dancer

-Must have a very young, youthful appearance – could pass for someone in middle school

-EXCELLENT CHOREOGRAPHY AND DANCE SKILLS ACROSS SEVERAL GENRES. MUST BE ABLE TO CREATE ORIGINAL/VIRAL DANCE MOVES

-Must ALSO have a great on-camera personality and be able to carry the show!

-Open ethnicity, however in terms of image and disposition, think along the lines of “Disney/ Nickelodeon.”

-Professional on-camera experience preferred but not mandatory.

Auditions for web series

-Must submit headshot, resume and self tape with the following: 1) Name, age and agency 2) Explain dance range and specialties 3) Show us a dance move inspired by a character from Ice Age, Rio or Home Alone 4) Show a 30 second dance combination using the dance move you created – DUE BY 10AM NOVEMBER 1, 2018

-Callback Auditions will be held at a studio in NYC the week of November 5, 2018

-Hosts are paid a flat per episode fee. Will be required to submit choreography prior to shoot dates. Roughly 4 episodes shot in 2 days. ($RATE NEGOTIABLE)

-Filming will begin mid November (8 episodes with the possibility of up to 35)

-Please send submission materials to freelance.producer@driverdigital.com with the following in the subject line
“SUBMISSION | YOUTUBE DANCE SHOW | NAME | AGENCY”.
Please ensure that self tapes are sent in a YouTube link as we cannot open large attachments (listed and unlisted links are fine) and must be labeled with name and agency.



One thought on “Casting TV Dance Show Host in NYC

  1. Nathan Moss

    My name is Nathan Moss and I’m interested in the job. I live in Salisbury Mills NY which is near Newburgh NY.

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