The winner takes it all in today’s casting roundup! The European/Asian tour of Abba Gold: The Concert Show is now seeking a pair of performers for lead roles. Plus, a near-future family drama, a short concept film pitch, and a play are all casting major roles.
ABBA GOLD: THE CONCERT SHOW
Forbes-Sutherland Management is now seeking two actor-singers for the European/Asian tour of Abba Gold: The Concert Show. Talent, aged 18–30, is wanted to play Agnetha and Frida. There will be an open casting call on 25 October in Earlsfield, England. Rehearsals begin in October with contracts starting in November. Pay is TBD. Apply here!
Electric Ghost, a near-future family drama, is casting a lead role. A female actor with a southern or neutral British accent, age 18–35, is wanted to play the role of Melanie. Rehearsals and blocking will take place later this month, followed by filming on 8–10 November in the West Midlands. Pay is £300 plus expenses. Apply here!
JUNOONI: STORY OF A MADMAN
Join the cast of Junooni: Story of a Madman, a short film that will act as a pilot/pitch concept for a full-length feature film. An Asian or South Asian male actor, age 25–35, is wanted to play the anti-hero role of Viru. Rehearsals and filming will take place in late November or early December. Pay is up to £400. Apply here!
AMERICA GAVE TO RUSSIA A STEAMSHIP
Casting is underway for America Gave to Russia a Steamship, a play by Nicolai Kolyada. A Native Russian actor, age 18–27, is sought to play the lead role of Roman. Twelve rehearsals and two shows will take place in Notting Hill, London, dates TBD. Pay is £300 with comps provided. Apply here!
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