Party like a Gatsby in China this year as the lead in Hong Kong Ballet’s new adaptation of the classic novel “The Great Gatsby.” Plus, the Olivier Award-nominated “Six the Musical” is holding an open call for future replacements, Tinder needs Gen Z talent for a dating video, and a short film is casting its leads.
“THE GREAT GATSBY”
Hong Kong Ballet is casting its new ballet adaptation of “The Great Gatsby.” An Asian male actor-dancer, aged 22–38, is wanted to play Nick Carraway. Talent should have a terrific tenor voice and speak with a credible American accent. Rehearsals will take place via Skype and then in person in Hong Kong in November, followed by two performances in Shanghai. Pay is $3,500 with flights, hotel accommodations, and per diem provided. Apply here!
“SIX THE MUSICAL”
The hit London Olivier Award-nominated “Six the Musical” is seeking talent to attend open auditions. Female or nonbinary talent, aged 18–30, who are excellent singers, dancers, and actors are wanted to play the six wives of Henry VIII. Gigging experience is a plus. The open call will be held on June 21 in Earlsfield, England. Contracts run through the year and beyond in the United Kingdom and internationally. Pay is TBD. Apply here!
Gen Z talent, aged 18–22, is wanted to participate in a video defining some of the most popular dating terms for Tinder. The video will shoot on June 19 in New York City. Pay is $100 for one hour on set. Apply here!
Join the cast of “Pure Red,” a thriller short film about a reformed serial killer who rekindles his taste when an art dealer expresses interest in his work. Two actors, aged 24–50, are wanted to play the starring roles of The Artist and The Dealer. Rehearsals will take place on Aug. 4 in Bowling Green, Kentucky, and filming will be from Aug. 5–8. Pay is $100 per day with board and food provided. Apply here!