Casting Lead Actors for an Eco-Focused Campaign + More UK Roles

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These screen, stage, and voice projects are casting for actors and talent in the UK right now, so sharpen your self-taping and audition skills and get busy. 

Commercial casting for male and female leads 
An online campaign is casting three leading roles in a story exploring the different ways people are conscious of their choices and our environment. The team are seeking actors based in London or Bournemouth who can deliver natural, genuine performances, and will be shooting on a covid-safe set. Tamika is female, playing-age 25–30, and Black. She’s got plenty of good energy, and is a fun character. Zak is male, playing-age 40–50, and white. Please note: the role requires you to prepare a basic meal on camera. Inaya is female, playing-age 28–40, and Asian. The project shoots on 15 July in the Dorset area and roles are paid £1,000 per day plus expenses. Check out the casting notice for more details and to apply now. 

London theatre production casting for three Marilyn Monroes
New stage production One Night with Marilyn opens at the Barons Court Theatre in London next year, with the team casting for three female actors of any ethnicity to play different versions of Marilyn, from her late teens to her 20s and 30s. The play rehearses and runs between 1 May and 18 June, and roles are paid £80 per day, including paid rehearsals. The team are seeking performers based anywhere in the UK. Head to the casting notice for more info and to apply now. 

Arcola theatre festival casting for spoken word performers
A stage production at the Arcola Theatre’s outdoor festival is casting for spoken-word performers. The team are seeking people to perform real letters from the public which explore the question: “Why we need to change.” The lead roles are for actors aged 18+, any ethnicity, and can come from anywhere in the UK as long as they have a base in London for the duration. The show rehearses and runs in September and roles are paid £500. Check out the casting notice for more details and to apply now. 

Radio play casting for young female voices
Casting director Hannah Marie Williams is seeking two younger female performers of any ethnicity from South London to take part in Pioneers, a radio play by the artist Alyona Larionova that explores a community message. The roles are ideally for sisters or female cousins, with an age gap of a few years, eg 9–12 or 16–18. The project is paid Equity minimum. Check out the casting notice for more details and to apply now.

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