From TV to Broadway, you can find lots of paying gigs in New York City. The new CBS drama “Evil” is looking for background actors, the musical “Mean Girls” needs male dancers for the upcoming national tour and for future replacements on Broadway, BuzzFeed needs real mom and child pairs for a new Playfull video series, and more!
The upcoming National Tour and current Broadway production of “Mean Girls” is seeking male dancers, aged 18–25. Talent must be physically fit, proficient in hip hop, and strong singers. An Equity Chorus Call is scheduled for March 19 in New York City. Talent will be paid $2,095 per week under the terms of an Equity Production (League) Agreement. Apply here!
The CBS drama “Evil,” from the creators of “The Good Wife,” is looking for male and female talent for background roles. Talent, aged 18–24, will be playing college students for a campus scene. Shooting is in New York City on March 19. Nonunion talent will be paid $165 for 10 hours. Union members will receive the SAG-AFTRA background rate. Apply here!
BUZZFEED PLAYFULL BRAND, DIY MOMS
A new Playfull video series for BuzzFeed needs real mom and child pairs. The series will show moms racing against the clock to recreate their child’s dream birthday party. Female talent, aged 28–45, is wanted for the competitive mom role while male and female talent, aged 6–9, is wanted for the outgoing child role. Shooting will take place in BuzzFeed’s New York City office on April 11 as well as one more day on either April 12, 16, or 17. Both mom and child will be paid. Apply here!
TINDER VIDEO SERIES
A video series for the dating app Tinder is looking for couples, single people, and people in a relationship. The series will feature talent, aged 18–32, discussing the ups and downs of dating. Shooting will be in Brooklyn, New York. Talent will be paid $125 for the day. Apply here!
MUSIC STREAMING SERVICE
A commercial for a music service is seeking current subscribers of Spotify, Apple Music, Pandora, and YouTube Music for honest reactions to a new music streaming service. The production wants male and female talent, aged 18 and over, from all walks of life. Shooting is in New York City on March 19 or March 20. Talent will be paid $125 per day. Apply here!
LIVE HOSTS FOR MONSTER JAM
Feld Motor Sports’ 2019 and 2020 Monster Jam Tours need male and female talent to be hosts and emcees. Talent, aged 21–35, that has a youthful and athletic appearance as well as an engaging personality is wanted. An open casting call is scheduled for April 4 in New York City. Rehearsals take place this fall and the tour will run from early January through late May of 2020. Talent will be paid competitive rates with benefits. Apply here!
Check out Backstage’s New York City audition listings!