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Musical Theater Auditions in Vancouver, BC, Canada

The Eternal Sailor

Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada

Type: Web series

Episode Casting Call
The Eternal Sailor, by Derek Chan

Waking up from a concussion coma suffered during a 2020 pro-democracy protest crackdown in Hong Kong, our protagonist goes on an Odyssey to track down their beloved partner in Hong Kong and Vancouver. Using audio ship log/field recording as the framing device, the listener sets off on a marine epic between various Vancouver and Hong Kong neighborhoods across 2019 and 2047.

Alarm: environmental conservation and the fragility of democracy

Casting:

Jacy:
30-40s, non-binary. Hong Konger. Injured during a 2020 Hong Kong protest and recovering from decades long coma. Is partnered with Alexis.
The character speaks in both Cantonese and English.

Alexis:
30s-40s, a non-binary Hong Kong-Canadian peripherally involved in the 2019-20 pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong. Is partnered with Jacy.
The character speaks in English only.

Please submit via the online form at : https://soundthealarm.ca/call-for-artists

If having troubles, please email us your submission to admin@soundthealarm.ca
INCLUDE:
o your resume with all contact information + a recent headshot
o samples of existing voice work (please send links only, do not send audio files)
o a recording of your chosen sides with two variations in delivery. (links only)
o please see sides on web page.
o we strongly encourage IBPOC, LGBTQ2S+, and otherwise marginalized artists to apply.

Payment: Paid

City or Location of call: Vancouver, BC, Canada
Please submit to: admin@soundthelarm.ca by 2021-08-01
Please fill in the online form or email, through visiting https://soundthealarm.ca/call-for-artists

This casting notice was posted by: Sound the Alarm: Music/Theatre

Singers For It’s a Small World for Fan Rendition

It’s a Small World in English, Dutch, Hindi, Chinese, Swahili, & Hawaiian.

Location: nationwide

Type: Singers

Hello, my name is Braden Lucier,

I am working on a recreational project called It’s A Small World, and I would like to start auditioning children from every nation of the world to start singing and record It’s a Small World After All, starting English chorus or singers from North America like Canada & United States of America, other chorus and singers include Dutch from Netherlands, Hindi from India, Chinese Mandarin from China. Swahili from Kenya, and Hawaiian from Hawaii.

If anyone knows or heard the It’s a Small World After All song in these foreign languages, I will let you know if the voices sounds good or not.

And Remember, This is Not for payment, This is for fun and to Credit this Name & The Walt Disney Company.

Good luck Auditioning, and Thank You.

Payment: Non Paid

City or Location of call: nationwide
Please submit to: bradenlucier704@gmail.com by 1995-01-20
audio reel, video reel, headshot photo.

This casting notice was posted by: It’s a Small World After All

Casting Older Actress in NYC Area for Short Film

Hands

Location: New York City, NY

Type: Film

‘Hands’ is a micro short film that explores a family in turmoil exclusively through close ups of each member’s hands in action. The goal of this project is to show how our hands tell a story.

Narrated from the perspective of the families young daughter, we see the hands of each member hard at work (preparing dinner, sewing up a hole in some old clothes, washing up at the sink), and through the details of each pair of hands we unveil the story of a family, dealing with hardship and learning to heal.

In addition to the thematic elements of family and healing, this project was written as a unique way to film something safely as we all deal with the ongoing pandemic, by shooting exclusively through close ups of characters hands it will allow everyone to keep their masks on and stay safe for the duration of the production.

NOW CASTING FOR THE ROLE OF:

GRANDMOTHER
AGE: 60+
ETHNICITY: Black / African Descent

Grandma is the matriarch of the family. After suffering a fall and hurting her ankle she’s had to move back in with her daughter and her family. She sits in her chair by the window, sewing up a hole in her granddaughters clothes before dinner. NOTE: It is preferable that candidates have some knowledge of sewing, or knitting, or some other comparable skill that could be featured in the film (we are open to suggestions).

Payment: Paid

City or Location of call: New York City, NY
Please submit to: alex@frassefilms.com by 2021-08-06
Please submit headshot and resume – auditions will be held remotely via zoom or phone call

This casting notice was posted by: Frasse Films

Actors in Pittsburgh, PA for Student Film

Picture Perfect

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Type: Student Films

In this coming-of-age drama romance, it’s the most important night of Amari’s life: prom. She soon finds out her parents are not as supportive of her ideal night when she brings home Zach, her transgender boyfriend, into the picture.

AMARI – female, 18, open ethnicity
Protagonist. She’s been the perfect daughter since she was little and doesn’t know what to do now that she’s disappointed her parents by chasing her happiness. Lively, energetic, conflicted.

ZACH – trans male, 18, open ethnicity
He’s used to the close-minded individuals of his community but accepts himself for who he is. Comforting and quiet but not shy or a push-over.

REBECCA – female, 40s, open ethnicity
Subconsciously lives vicariously through her daughter. Wants what’s best for her but is scared of being forgotten or pushed aside. Particular, kind, hopeful.

DAVID – male, 40s, open ethnicity
Wants his daughter to be happy, but is afraid of her being hurt. Has outdated views of transgender people (but eventually willing to learn). Protective, old-fashioned, easygoing.

Filming occurs October 15-18. More specifics will follow closer to the dates.

Payment: Non Paid

City or Location of call: Pittsburgh, PA
Please submit to: bmharki@pointpark.edu by 2021-08-17
Email to express interest in the film. You will then schedule an audition time and receive a monologue to perform. Headshots are encouraged but not required.

This casting notice was posted by: Brandee Harkins

Performers in Connecticut for Murder Mystery Traveling Show

I Haven’t Got a Clue – Murder Mystery

Location: Southington, CT

Type: Theater

CATEGORY: PERFORMER
ASPENDREAM PRODUCTIONS
Award Winning Traveling Dinner Theater, CT
Non-Union Production Description
Website: www.AspenDreamProductions.com

JOB DETAILS:
Casting for a premier of “I Haven’t Got a Clue” by AspenDream Productions. Non-Union/Paid
CALL TYPE
Submission/In-Person Audition

CONTRACT
Non-Union/Paid Professional Level

PERSONNEL
EXECUTIVE/ARTISTIC DIRECTOR: Janice Luise
PRODUCING MANAGER: Kayla Kusy
STAGE MANAGER: Barbara Paradise
MUSIC COORDINATOR: Steve Ossias
COSTUME MANAGER: Jenney Rivard

SYNOPSIS: Imagine the intrigue and excitement of a murder mystery live show, coupled with elements of the movie ‘Clue’. This is a fast-paced parody, set-up as a part improv/part stage show.

Envision acting as a madcap mob character, while also performing for guests IN a real show similar to Clue. Oh, and imagine getting paid for it. Interested? Then audition for ‘I Haven’t Got a Clue’. AspenDream Productions live shows are offered as both public and private shows, and have been around for 25 years. Our themes rotate, New Year’s Eve masquerade balls, Halloween Murder Mysteries, a comedy wedding, and more! These are thoughtfully scripted and fast paced, so actors with experience are needed.

SHOWS: Public shows generally occur on Fridays or Saturdays. Performances are on-going throughout the year throughout CT. Roles and pay are very competitive.

OTHER: ADP is committed to diversity and promotes a positive model of inclusion. We encourage performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to submit. Must be 21+, have reliable transportation, and be available for rehearsals, previews and shows assigned to. Must have experience. LOCAL PERFORMERS ONLY (ADP does not provide housing or travel).
Compensation & Union Contract Details: Non-Union/Professional Pay (dinner included)
KEY DETAILS: When/If you are at the auditions but are not auditioning, you will be required to wear a face mask that covers your mouth and nose and maintain social distancing. You can remove the mask when you are auditioning. All actors/crew will maintain social distancing and sanitation protocols during rehearsals and performances.
DURATION: This show will be on-going for one (1) year at multiple venues throughout CT. Additional (unpaid) premiers will be shown in various locations. ADP wrote and conceived this show and is offering this “at cost” to venues due to COVID so patrons may once again get back in the seat and visit theater. Please support us and all theaters!
SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS: Submit your name/ profile/ and the role(s) you want to audition for and the time/date you prefer. We will get back to you and coordinate your audition. Actors that make appointments will read from the script. Can’t make the audition? See next section.
ONLINE SUBMISSIONS: Follow instructions above and submit a one (1) to two (2) minute comedy monologue stating the role(s) you are interested in.
AUDITION DATES/TIMES: Monday, August 16, 2021 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Sunday, August 22, 2021 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Email head shot/photo/resume/role(s) desired and date/time wanted
SUBMIT TO: ADPDinnerTheater@gmail.com
AUDITION LOCATION: Marion (Southington) CT. Actors will read from the script
Roles: Each role will be double cast
Roles: See Cast Breakdown and rehearsal schedule https://www.aspendreamproductions.com/now-casting

Payment: Paid

City or Location of call: Southington, CT
Please submit to: adpdinnertheater@gmail.com by 2021-08-22
Submit your name/ profile/ and the role(s) you want to audition for and the time/date you prefer. We will get back to you and coordinate your audition. Actors that make appointments will read from the script. Can’t make the audition? See next section. ONLINE SUBMISSIONS: Follow instructions above and submit a one (1) to two (2) minute comedy monologue stating the role(s) you are interested in.

This casting notice was posted by: AspenDream Productions

Actors in PA for LGBTQ Short Film

That Kiss

Location: nationwide

Type: Film

LGBTQ short film adaptation of a play by Chicago playwright DC Cathro, shooting toward end of year in South-Central PA area. Paid. Union and nonunion.

KELLY (Female, 30-33): lively. Energetic. Innocent. Emotionally naïve, but in the throes of self-revelation. Former Ohio State theater major.

ERICA (Female, 30-33: balanced. Reserved. Strong. Content in her traditional marriage.

Payment: Paid

City or Location of call: nationwide
Please submit to: goodpeople@thirdchildproductions.com
head shot, resume, and reel (or sample video of acting ability)

This casting notice was posted by: Kevin Alexander Boon

Casting Hip Hop Superfans for MTV Decorating Home Makeover Show

Hip-Hop Superfans Decorating Makeover

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Type: Reality TV

MTV CASTING NOW:

MTV is seeking hip-hop superfans to be part of a cool new decorating makeover series!

Are you inspired by hip-hop style icons such as Tyga, 24KGoldn, and others…?

If selected to participate, our design team will transform your living room, bedroom, patio, trailer, guest house or other entertaining space, into a dazzling shrine to your favorite hip-hop artist, song or music video.

This is your chance to live the look of your hip-hop idols!

APPLY NOW:
https://hiphopsuperfans.castingcrane.com/

We are only able to take applications from the Greater Los Angeles & Southern California area at this time.

If you are renting, the landlord or homeowner will need to give permission for decorating and filming.

Must be age 18+

Payment: Paid

City or Location of call: Los Angeles, CA
Please submit to: hiphopsuperfancasting@gmail.com by 2021-08-27
Please click on link for our online application. Auditions by Zoom. Please apply now, casting will end as soon as we have our cast.

This casting notice was posted by: Kathie Kopa

MTV reality Show

MTV reality Show

Actor Auditions in Montgomery IL for Haunted House Attraction

Massacre Haunted House

Location: Montgomery, IL

Type: Other Projects

We are looking for actors (and non-actors) 16-years-old and older of all experience levels.

Do you think it would be cool to scare people? We want to meet you.

Do you have a special skill that your friends call creepy (i.e. contortionist, scary voice, acrobat)? We want to meet you.

Do you love improv so much that (safely) interacting with thousands of people this October sounds like fun? We want to meet you.

Are you a team player who is great at taking direction? We want to meet you!

We are looking for all ages (16+), ethnicities, genders, body types!

Submit for more info. Open calls are being held 7/25, 8/8, 8/25, 8/27, 8/28, 9/5 and 9/8

Payment: Paid

City or Location of call: Montgomery, IL
Please submit to: mcbrophy85@gmail.com by 2021-10-08
Massacre Haunted House is holding open casting calls for PAID actors this Halloween season. Looking for adult actors and kids 16+ of all experience levels

This casting notice was posted by: Massacre Haunt, Inc

Auditions in New Jersey for Indie Film

Good Stuff

Location: North Wildwood, New Jersey

Type: Film

Please Email Head shot and Resume.

Looking for Lead Actor and Lead Actress for an upcoming, non-SAG, Independent feature titled ‘Good Stuff.’ The shot will take place in North Wildwood, NJ at the end of September. This is a paid position, $100. per shoot day. Food and lodging will be provided during shoot.

Description of Actor role is as follows:

Ron- Lead Actor
In his delusional world, Ron and his ‘all talk’ garage band buddies dream of becoming rock stars! Misguided and morally consumed, Ron is losing himself, his wife and son. It is too late to
change his pathetic ways?

Ron- Male, Age 30-35, lazy, irresponsible, dreamer

Description of Actress role is as follows:

Lisa- Lead Actress
Lisa has been supportive and patient, as Ron her husband, awaits his rock star dream of a ‘big break.’ Leaving her to be the sole supporter of their young family. Eventually she reaches ‘wits end’ and leaves. Can Ron change his pathetic ways to win back her love?

Lisa- Female, Age 25-35, loving, focused, responsible.

Payment: Paid

City or Location of call: North Wildwood, New Jersey
Please submit to: info@goodstuffmovie.com
Email head shot and resume

This casting notice was posted by: AllWhat Productions

Auditions for Church Singers in Honolulu Hawaii

Church Singers Needed

Location: Honolulu, HI

Type: Singers

VOCAL AUDITIONS for church soloists will be held on Friday, July 30, 2021 from 3-5 PM, at The First Church of Christ Scientist, 1508 Punahou Street, Honolulu, HI 96822, where church services are held every Sunday and Thanksgiving Day, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Soloists are paid $110 per service, and will be responsible for presenting three hymns and a solo, as assigned. Soloists will be called on to sing as needed, and may/may not sing every week. Soloists are independent contractors, and are not employees of the church. An organ/piano accompanist will be provided. Bring an extra copy of your audition music for the accompanist. Music should be performance ready, but need not be memorized. In addition to presenting your solo piece, you will also be asked to sight-read a song from the Christian Science Hymnal. While vocal quality and expression are valued, diction is of utmost importance, so as to facilitate understanding of the message in the song.

Soloist Duties:
Retrieve your assigned solo piece from the church music room. (Solos are usually available four weeks in advance.)
Treat borrowed sheet music with care. If you must write on the sheet music, use a pencil.
Arrange a time to rehearse with the organist sometime during the week before you are scheduled to sing.
Respect the organist’s time by learning your music before you rehearse together.
Arrive by 9 a.m. on the day you are scheduled to sing to do a final run-through of your solo and hymns with the organist, including mic check.
Finish run-through no later than 9:30 a.m.
Maintain a quiet solemnity in the sanctuary during the 30 minutes preceding each service.
Wear proper church attire.

Present musical selections when cued during the service.
Turn off the microphone, and return it to its proper location.
Return borrowed sheet music to respective folders.
Before leaving, ensure windows and closets are closed in the music room, and lights and fans are off.

Payment: Paid

City or Location of call: Honolulu, HI
Please submit to: heidi.sings@gmail.com by 2021-07-30
VOCAL AUDITIONS for church soloists will be held on Friday, July 30 from 3-5 PM. Click on the link for more information and to sign up for an audition time slot. Sign up quickly, as time slots are limited. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C4DADA62BA6FFCE9-soloists

This casting notice was posted by: First Church of Christ Scientist, Honolulu

Casting Contestants for Game Show in Syracuse NY

Depravity

Location: Syracuse, NY

Type: Video

Hello! My name is Drake Dragsaw, and I run a challenge gameshow in Martville, NY. I’m currently searching for contestants to play the game with us!

The premise is simple. Contestants are asked questions. If they don’t know the answer, they can bluff, but that risks them being called out for lying, if the other contestants notice. If they’re caught lying, they have to spin the wheel of punishment, which changes each episode. If they give the correct answer, but are called out, then the person calling them out gets punished, and if they miss a phony answer, then they spin. Correct answers and call outs gets the contestants $10, 12 questions for each game, getting them a potential maximum jackpot of $120.

Please check out all previous episodes here! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_4WycS-KWaM&list=PLYojImG0PdzSETZPzBjRYcZxY5hK3sSZN

Transportation to and from where you are will be provided for free. Taping will be about an hour and a half. Please contact me either here, on Discord at Drake Dragsaw#8058, or text (518) 284-1660 , and we’ll get back to you to see if you’re right.

Payment: Other

City or Location of call: Syracuse, NY
Please submit to: depravityisthebestgameshow@gmail.com by 2021-08-01
Please reply with your age, name, and best methods of contacting you.

This casting notice was posted by: Drake Dragsaw Productions

Casting a Student Film in Pittsburgh PA

Picture Perfect

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Type: Student Films

In this coming-of-age drama romance, it’s the most important night of Amari’s life: prom. She soon finds out her parents are not as supportive of her ideal night when she brings home Zach, her transgender boyfriend, into the picture.

AMARI – female, 18, open ethnicity
Protagonist. She’s been the perfect daughter since she was little and doesn’t know what to do now that she’s disappointed her parents by chasing her happiness. Lively, energetic, conflicted.

ZACH – trans male, 18, open ethnicity
He’s used to the close-minded individuals of his community but accepts himself for who he is. Comforting and quiet but not shy or a push-over.

REBECCA – female, 40s, open ethnicity
Subconsciously lives vicariously through her daughter. Wants what’s best for her but is scared of being forgotten or pushed aside. Particular, kind, hopeful.

DAVID – male, 40s, open ethnicity
Wants his daughter to be happy, but is afraid of her being hurt. Has outdated views of transgender people (but eventually willing to learn). Protective, old-fashioned, easygoing.

Filming occurs October 15-18. More specifics will follow closer to the dates.

Payment: Non Paid

City or Location of call: Pittsburgh, PA
Please submit to: bmharki@pointpark.edu by 2021-08-17
Email to express interest in the film. You will then schedule an audition time and receive a monologue to perform. Headshots are encouraged but not required.

This casting notice was posted by: Brandee Harkins

Casting People Best Friends With A Sibling

You Best Friends With Your Brother and/or Sister? (Nationwide)

Location: Nationwide

Type: Docu-series

Are You Best Friends With Your Brother and/or Sister? (Nationwide)

Casting Inseparable Siblings Nationwide To Star In Hit TV Series!
Do you live with your brother or sister? Share a business? See each other everyday? When not together, are you in constant communication?
Are you one another’s support system? Confidante and best friend?
Are you the poster-children for sibling friendships? Do you have an unbreakably close-knit bond?

If so, we want to meet you! EMAIL: siblingtvcasting@gmail.com
Names/ages, Location (City & State), full contact information (Phone & Email) Brief bio and several recent photos. MUST BE OVER 18 & LIVE IN THE U.S.

Payment: Paid

City or Location of call: Nationwide
Please submit to: siblingtvcasting@gmail.com by 2021-08-22
Names/ages, Location (City & State), full contact information (Phone & Email) Brief bio and several recent photos. MUST BE OVER 18 & LIVE IN THE U.S.

This casting notice was posted by: Paul Head

Kids Theater Classes in Inland Empire, CA for “Seussical Jr.”

Seussical Jr.

Location: Inland Empire, California

Type: Theater

We are excited to announce that in Fall 2021 we are bringing Seussical Jr., back for two weekends of live performances and live stream from IPBA Studio 7 theater.

As a previous Seussical cast member we are inviting you back to keep your previous role/roles and/or audition for new roles based on openings. Everyone must attend the audition day or schedule a make-up to show your re-commitment to the show and rehearsal process.

“Transporting audiences from the Jungle of Nool to the circus McGurkus, the Cat in the Hat narrates the story of Horton the Elephant, who discovers a speck of dust containing tiny people called the Whos. Horton must protect the Whos from a world of naysayers and dangers, and he must also guard an abandoned egg that’s been left in his care by the irresponsible Mayzie La Bird. Although Horton faces ridicule, danger and a trial, the intrepid Gertrude McFuzz never loses faith in him. Ultimately, the powers of friendship, loyalty, family and community are challenged and emerge triumphant!” – MTI

Auditions will be held on Saturday, August 14 at the Inland Pacific Ballet Academy studios. Please bring a headshot, resume and prepare 16 to 32 bars of musical theatre music that shows off your vocal ability. Wear clothes that you are comfortable to move in and be ready to dance and possibly read from the script. Vocal auditions are not mandatory.

Ages 6-7 1:45 – 2:45 pm

Ages 8-10 3:00 – 4:00 pm

Ages 11-12 4:00 – 5:30 pm

Ages 13-18 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Missed auditions and callbacks will be held on August 17 and 19. (by appt. only)

Performances will be Otober 29, 30, 31 and November 4, 6, 7.

Please note conflicts may determine decisions on casting and those with 3 or more conflicts may not be considered. We value each and every participant, but commitment to rehearsals is crucial for the process and the team effort of the cast.

Action Item List:

Sign up for an audition slot through the iClass Portal

Review Production contract before attending audition. This will be emailed to you upon sign up.

Submit cast member’s costume measurements through the Measurement Survey.

Attend mandatory Parent Meeting on Zoom- August 27, 7pm

Other Important Information:

August 28 – First rehearsal

Previous Seussical cast member fees:

If you wish to buy a new shirt, or lost your shirt, $25.

Costume fee is waived unless you are auditioning and get cast in a new role or if you have out-grown your previous costume.

Rehearsals will be at a 50% discount.

Tier 1- Rehearsal fee total is 300, 50% will be $150

Tier 2- Rehearsal fee total is 400, 50% will be 200

Tier 3- Rehearsal fee total is 475, 50% will $237.50

The 50% discount on rehearsal fees is to cover production costs, which includes, mic, rental, rights, crew, and insurance.

The remaining 50% which usually pays the staff costs, we are gifting.

A pdf copy of the audition flyer with detailed information is attached. If you have any questions, please direct them to ipbacadaemy1@gmail.com.

The Production Team is eager to begin this new project. We cannot wait to see the magic that is in store with Seussical Jr. the Musical!

PDF FLYER:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1xnxlAIW4I0C33x4Au_WHcj42M2RSZYQ4/view

Payment: Non Paid

City or Location of call: Inland Empire, California

Be prepared to dance and if auditioning for a lead role, please prepare a 16 bar cut

This casting notice was posted by: Inland Pacific Ballet Academy

Auditions in Glasgow Scotland for a Student Film

Grey Hunt

Location: Glasgow, Scotland

Type: Student Films

A Light-hearted drama about two reconciling friends, it is a student project to be uploaded onto YouTube.

The role is that of the character “Renny”, a happy-go-lucky optimist who wants to go camping and hunt down an elusive creature known as a “Wulver”.

To betake place outdoors in a Glasgow Park. I am a student filmmaker, but I will be able to cover travel costs and provide lunch and plenty of bottled water.

Payment: Non Paid

City or Location of call: Glasgow, Scotland
Please submit to: jacekirch@gmail.com by 2021-07-27
Just a quick email expressing interest

This casting notice was posted by: Jason Kirch, Student