New York City has lots of opportunities this week. The Broadway production of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” is looking for Equity talent for future replacements. Also, a product demo video for a Bose video conferencing tool wants talent, the SETA tour of “Cats” is seeking singers and dancers to join the ensemble, and more!
“HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD”
The Broadway production of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” is casting Equity talent, aged 18 and older, for future replacements. Roles include Harry Potter and Ron Weasley for male talent, aged 37–40, Ginny Potter and Hermione Granger for female talent, aged 37–40, and more. An Equity Principal Audition will take place on Jan. 27 in NYC. Talent will be paid $2,168 per week under an Equity Production (League) Contract. Apply here!
The SETA tour of “Cats” is looking for dancers and singers for possible replacements. The production wants strong singers that can dance very well and strong dancers with athletic builds for the ensemble. Talent may also understudy for principals and featured ensemble roles. An Equity Chorus Call is on Jan. 28 in NYC. The tour ends on June 28. Talent will be paid $903 per week under an Equity Short Engagement Touring Contract. Apply here!
MCC Theater is seeking Equity talent for various roles in “Perry Street.” The production wants female talent, aged 24–29, black male talent, aged 40–49, and more. An Equity Principal Audition will take place on Jan. 29 in NYC. Rehearsals start on May 5 with a run from June 4–July 12 or Aug. 2 at the Newman Mills Theater in NYC. Talent will be paid $867 per week under an Equity Off-Broadway Cat. CC Contract. Apply here!
FOOTBALL FAN INDUSTRIAL VIDEOS
A marketing video about different types of NFL fans needs talent. The production is looking for Latino, Hispanic, or white male talent, aged 20–35, to play a social football fan, white talent, aged 34–49, to play a family sports fan, and more. Shooting will take place from Feb. 11–21 in NYC. Talent will be paid $400. Apply here!
MICHAEL’S PLAYHOUSE 2020 SEASON
St. Michael’s Playhouse is looking for Equity actors and actor-singers, aged 18 and older, for their 2020 season. The season includes the musical “Animal Crackers,” the musical “Desperate Measures,” and more. Equity Principal Auditions are on Jan. 27–29 in NYC. The season runs in Colchester, VT. Talent will be paid $757 per week under an Equity CORST Agreement. Apply here!
BOSE PRODUCT DEMO
A product demo video for the new Bose video conferencing tool is seeking talent, aged 25–45. Talent will play young business professionals in a conference room using the tool to interact with coworkers. Shooting is on Feb. 8 in NYC. Talent will be paid $300 per day. Apply here!
CASINO HOTEL PROJECT
A local commercial highlighting a casino’s amenities is seeking talent for both video and a photo shoot. The production wants Asian, black, Latinx, Hispanic, white, or multiracial talent, aged 30–45, who are comfortable travelers, enjoy casinos, and are comfortable in social situations. Shooting will take place from Jan. 27–30 in Rochester, NY. Talent will be paid $500 per day, plus meals, lodging, and travel. Apply here!
The independent feature “Shackled” is looking for talent for supporting roles. The film, combining sci-fi with noir crime thriller elements, is set in a dystopian future where a white color criminal must pair with a sociopathic gangster with terminal cancer. The production wants white male talent, aged 45–65, Asian, black, or white female talent, aged 40–65, and more. Shooting is from Feb. 3–28 in NYC. Talent will be paid $125 per day under the terms of a SAG-AFTRA ULB Contract. Apply here!
An urban fantasy web series, “Hidden Guardians,” is looking for multiracial or Indigenous Peoples female talent, aged 20–30, for a supporting role. The show is about four women who are gifted powers by an ancient goddess. The show wants talent to play Emery, a mysterious woman with charisma, special powers, and a mission of revenge. Rehearsals start in April with shooting taking place in May in New York. Talent will be paid $125 per day. The production is applying for a SAG-AFTRA New Media Agreement. Apply here!
Looking for more? Check out Backstage’s New York City audition listings!