Explore the great gigs available in Australia today! “Distorted,” a new play by Xavier Coy, is casting actors for various roles. Plus, a virtual reality company needs actors for training material, a local commercial is looking for a Clark Kent, and more.
Join the cast of “Distorted,” a new play by Xavier Coy centered on eight people’s stories as their lives are shattered and rearranged. Talent, aged 18 and older, is wanted for various roles in the show. There will be auditions by appointment on Dec 7 and 8 in Haberfield, New South Wales. Performances will run from March 9–22 in Inner West NSW. Talent will be paid a co-op profit share under a standard MEAA agreement. Apply here!
YES VR - VIRTUAL REALITY ROLES
Yes VR is seeking local-to-Sydney actors for paid roles in various virtual reality scenarios for training modules. Talent, aged 25–50, is wanted to play a receptionist and customers at hotel reception in different scenarios. Filming will take place on Dec. 21, 27 and 30 and Jan. 2 and 6 at Macquarie University in Sydney. Pay is $25–$35 per hour. Apply here!
LOCAL CINEMA ADVERTISEMENT
Casting is underway for a local advertisement for a dental business in Richmond, Victoria. A male actor, aged 18–30, with a Clark Kent vibe is wanted to play the superhero alias in the commercial. Filming will likely take place in Richmond. Pay is TBD. Apply here!
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“THE PARTING GLASS”
Join the cast of “The Parting Glass,” a play centered on memories. Talent, aged 18 and older, is wanted for several roles. English or Australian accents with specific dialects are required for each role. There will be auditions by appointment on Dec. 14 in Canberra. Performances will run from April 28–May 2 at Courtyard Theatre in Canberra. This is an unpaid gig. Apply here!
Join the cast of “Mining Boom,” a popular Australia web series. A female voice actor, aged 18 or older, is wanted to voice various rural and working-class characters. Recording will take place this year. Pay is TBD. Apply here!
“DEATH OF A SALESMAN”
Join Campbelltown Theatre Group’s production of the play “Death of a Salesman.” Talent, aged 18 and older, is wanted for various roles in the show. There will be open casting calls on Jan. 28 and 30 in Campbelltown, New South Wales. Rehearsals start on Jan. 21 at the Town Hall Theatre in Campbelltown. Performances will take place from May 15–30. This is an unpaid gig. Apply here!
Looking for more? Check out Backstage’s Australia audition listings!