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Sci-fi drama specialists Spacedock are casting their upcoming audio drama project, “The Sojourn.”
This original science fiction web series takes place in a “small, distant star cluster.” With depleting space and resources, the humans make a last ditch effort to explore a new, supposedly uninhabited nebula. The show explores the story of the expedition and their fight for survival.
The team is producing a 20-minute audio drama pilot with a motion comic that will be published on YouTube. You’ll need a voice reel to apply for the available roles, listed below.
Croft, for male talent, aged 18–40, is a cheerful and down-to-earth engineer who brings comic relief and charm to the most stressful situations. An Australian accent is preferred for this role.
Meds, for female talent, aged 18–40, is a sardonic and dry-humoured medic. She’s the “straight guy” to comic character Croft.
Vadric, for a male actor, aged 18-60, is an inquisitor and consort to the Empress. He’s a skilled and loyal warrior. The team is looking for a voice with gruff, wise, and stoic qualities.
Recording takes place in Wrexham, Wales but the team is also open to performers delivering lines elsewhere if you have access to high-quality recording equipment. Each role pays £400.
Head over to the casting notice to check out more detailed character descriptions, scripts, and to apply.
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