Now Casting: New York Film Academy Short Film + More Gigs

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Welcome to a brand new week, actors. Harness that Monday motivation and channel it into booking an awesome gig. Below, we have four notices to help get you started!

“BAR KEEP”
“Bar Keep,” a short film for New York Film Academy, is casting actors for two leading roles. The project seeks a female actor aged 21–30 to depict Kiara, a bartender in a relationship with her boss, and a male actor aged 24–35 to play said boss, Bryan. Shooting is slated for April 26 in Los Angeles, California, and will pay hired actors $120 for the day. Meals will also be provided.

“RABBIT HOLE”
Both union and nonunion actors are sought for Theater with a View's production of “Rabbit Hole.” The play, which won the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, is casting male and female talent for four roles and will hold by-appointment auditions beginning April 24. The run is set for July 13–29 in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, and will pay $240/week for Equity talent, and $150/week for nonunion actors.

“BANNED”
Casting is underway for several roles in “Banned,” a short film set on the day the travel ban was implemented in the U.S. and which “follows a young woman and her family after they are detained without answers at an airport.” Auditions will be held by appointment in Sacramento and San Francisco, California on May 4 and 6, respectively. Production is set for July 14–23 in both Sacramento and S.F. and will pay $100/day.

NISSAN CAR COMMERCIAL
An upcoming Nissan commercial is casting talent for multiple roles including soccer players, a coach, and construction workers. The spot will shoot April 25–27 in Austin, Texas and will pay hired talent $175/12 hours.

Keep the ball rolling with more jobs in Backstage’s casting calls!

Casey Mink
Casey Mink is the staff writer at Backstage. When she's not writing about television, film, or theater, she is definitely somewhere watching it.
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