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- Shoots approx. June 5-19 (on weekends) in Chicago, IL. Note: It is required that actors be available (Fri.-Sun.) a significant amount of the time on these weekend shoots, as there's only a few days of possible shooting and therefore must make the most of our time each day.
- Seeking submissions from: Chicago, IL
Casting "Roses are Blue," a short film about a girl coming to terms with her past and the existential crisis of her free will. This will be a short film about three to five minutes long, about a woman who has just experienced a serious break up that she cannot ...
- Shoots tbd in NYC.
- Auditions: May 30, 31 in New York, NY
Casting a lifestyle branding endeavor called "Hailey's Pet Life."
- Season runs in Dayton, OH.
- Auditions: May 30, 31 in Dayton, OH
Seeking actors for Human Race Theatre Company's 2015-2016 Season. Season includes "The Full Monty: The Broadway Musical" (Rehearsals begin Aug. 14; runs Sept. 10-Oct. 4); "The Glass Menagerie" (Rehearsals begin Jan. 11; runs Feb. 4-21); "One Slight Hitch" (Rehearsals begin Mar. 14; runs Apr. 7-24); "Santaland Diaries" (Rehearsals begin Nov. ...
- Rehearsals begin June 15. Outdoor productions run July 23-26 in Riverwoods, IL; July 30-August 1 in Lake Forest, IL; August 6-9 in Grayslake, IL; and August 13-16 in Lake Forest, IL.
- Auditions: May 30, 31 in Lake Forest, IL
Casting "As You Like It," a play by William Shakespeare. Project description: "Rosalind, the daughter of Duke Senior (the banished duke), falls in love with a young man named Orlando, but before she can even think twice about it, she is banished by Duke Frederick, who threatens death if she ...
- Rehearses July 2015; shoots Aug. 2015 for three weeks in Chicago, IL.
- Auditions: May 30 in Chicago, IL
Casting "Speaking in Tongues," an intimate feature film that's a passion project set in Chicago, about a young man who gets caught up in the machinery of a megachurch and learns to trust his doubt.
- Production will take place in September and October (weekends) in Chicago, IL.
- Auditions: May 30 in Chicago, IL
Casting "Oddball Ave.," a comedy web series that focuses on friends/roommates Luther and Sissy and the daily oddities they experience with their eccentric neighbors. The main focus is on Luther and Sissy, but there are some webisodes which will focus on any of the residents.
- Season rehearses and performs in Webster Groves, MO.
- Auditions: May 31, Jun 1 in Webster Groves, MO
Casting the Repertory Theatre of St. Louis's 2015-16 season. Mainstage Season includes "All the Way" (Robert Schenkkan, writer; Steven Woolf, dir. Rehearsals begin Aug. 11; runs Sept. 9-Oct. 4); "Angel Street" (Patrick Hamilton, writer; Jenn Thompson, dir. Rehearsals begin Sept. 22; runs Oct. 14-Nov. 8); "Peter and the Starcatcher" (Rick ...
- Season runs in Loisville, KY.
- Auditions: May 31, Jun 1 in Louisville, KY
Seeking actors for the StageOne Family Theatre 2015-16 Season. Season includes "The BFG" (Rehearsals begin Sept. 15; runs Oct. 10-31); "A Year With Frog and Toad" (Rehearsals begin Nov. 3; runs Nov. 23-Dec. 22); "And Then They Came for Me: Remembering The World of Anne Frank" (Rehearsals begin Jan. 12; ...
- Shoots June 13 & 14 (weather permitting) in Chicago, IL.
- Auditions: May 31 in Chicago, IL
Casting "Black Superman," a multimedia story (online narrative) comprised of cinematic photographs, video, text, and some audio in alignment with the Sunday Kinfolk aesthetic. An acting background is not required but may be helpful. Synopsis: 1975, Southside, Metropolis. Kryptonia El-Kal--Afrikan Warrior-Mother, Revolutionary Spiritworker, Black Liberation Army Footsoldier--has just left her ...