Don’t miss any of today’s top gigs! A funny 30-second TV spot is seeking several actors. Plus, a Dallas Children’s Theatre and a short crime film are casting now. And Backstage is looking for your TikTok videos!
Casting is underway for a 30-second TV spot filming in Centerport, New York. Talent, aged 20–60, is wanted for several leads and supporting roles in the commercial, which will feature scenes at a backyard barbeque and at a wedding ceremony. Filming will take place on Oct. 12 or 13 (rain date) in Long Island, New York. Pay is $250–$400 with travel compensation and meals provided. Apply here!
“DRAGONS LOVE TACOS”
Dallas Children’s Theatre is calling for video submissions for its production of “Dragons Love Tacos.” Equity actors, aged 18 and older, are wanted to apply for the roles of The Boy, LeROY, and four different fanciful dancing dragons. Rehearsals will begin on Dec. 27 with performances running on Jan. 19–Feb. 25, 2022, in Dallas, Texas. Pay is $382 per week. Apply here!
“LIVE BY THE GUN” AKA “KINGPIN”
Alien Invasion Entertainment is casting talent for “Live by the Gun,” a short film based in Miami about love, loyalty, and the drug game with a twist. Talent, aged 18 and older, is wanted for several on-camera and voiceover roles, including the starring role of Christian, a man on a mission to take over the streets of Miami by any means necessary. Filming dates are TBD. Pay is $100 minimum per day. Apply here!