Below are the Most Recently Posted Gigs Consisting of Acting, Modeling, and Musical Auditions and Job Opportunities
Auditions For Oklahoma – 1483598
04-17-15 – Little Rock, AR>Memphis, TN – Rodgers & Hammerstein’s first collaboration remains, in many ways, their most innovative, having set the standards and established the rules of musical theatre still being followed today. Set in a Western Indian territory just after the turn of the century, the high-spirited rivalry between the local farmers and cowboys provides the colorful background against which Curly, a handsome cowboy, and Laurey, a winsome farm girl, play out their love story. Although the road to true love never runs smooth, with these two headstrong romantics holding the reins, love’s journey is as bumpy as a surrey ride down a country road. That they will succeed in making a new life together we have no doubt, and that this new life will begin in a brand-new state provides the ultimate climax to the triumphant OKLAHOMA!
Those auditioning should prepare a song in the style of the show and bring music for the accompanist; there will also be some simple choreography and cold readings from the script. — Project Type: Live Event
The Engagement Now Casting – 1483518
04-17-15 – Dallas, TX>Little Rock, AR – Christian, a hipster musician from New York, and Gwen, a full-time college student in fashion, just got engaged. The only thing left for Christian to do is meet Gwen’s family. What will their reaction be? Should Christian be nervous? See what unravels for the couple when they arrive at Gwen’s family’s southern home during the first day of the engagement. — Project Type: Feature Film
Bingo The Winning Musical Auditions – 1483212
04-14-15 – Little Rock, AR>Memphis, TN – Best friends and Bingo pals Vern, Honey and Patsy brave a terrible storm in order to attend the yearly celebration of the birth of Bingo and tribute to its founder, Edwin S. Lowe. As the storm knocks out power at the Bingo Hall, Patsy and Honey remind each other of the ominous night fifteen years ago that began in the same way. In flashback, Honey tells us about the night Vern and her best friend, Bernice, had their falling out.
Bernice’s sweet, yet headstrong daughter, Alison, enters the Bingo hall in disguise – Bernice’s health is failing, and Alison is determined, with the help of Bingo, to reunite her mother with her long-lost best friend. “Popcorn, friendship, intrigue and a famous five-letter word. Bingo turns Grandma’s favorite form of gambling into fun-loving musical theater. — Project Type: Live Event
Casting For Upcoming Short Film – 1482708
04-08-15 – Little Rock, AR>Memphis, TN – Casting for upcoming short film about cultural ethnic compassion and or lack thereof in America. Directed by a Emmy award winning film maker. All of cast and crew are compensated for time and dedication to the film.
We believe that this film could/will be very successful with the right people and commitment. Film will be shot in May-early June. Will be submitted to numerous festivals and other venues. — Project Type: Feature Film
Orchestra Musicians Audition – 1482568
04-07-15 – Little Rock, AR>Oklahoma City, OK – Auditionees should be prepared to perform the following: One solo work or movement demonstrating technical proficiency. One solo work or movement demonstrating lyrical style (works must be by different composers). Excerpts as detailed in the excerpt list supplied for your instrument.
Piccolo – to be considered for piccolo, please prepare two orchestral excerpts of your choice in addition to the flute excerpts.
English Horn – to be considered for English Horn, please prepare the two oboe excerpts and one of the two English Horn
E-flat Clarinet – to be considered for E-flat Clarinet, please prepare two orchestral excerpts of your choice — Project Type: 1
Ballet Hip Hop and Acro Teachers Needed – 1482152
04-01-15 – Little Rock, AR>Memphis, TN – All must have teaching experience. When contacting us, please include resume. Job will begin August 2015 through our show in early June 2016 with potential of summer camps and future continuing position.
— Project Type: 1
Bye Bye Birdie Auditions in Los Angeles – 1482037
04-01-15 – Jackson, MS>Little Rock, AR – The musical is set in 1958 Sweet Apple, Ohio. Albert Peterson and his long-suffering girlfriend Rosie Alvarez attempt to save their rock star client Conrad Birdie’s career after Conrad is drafted into the army, by staging one last publicity stunt. Kim MacAfee wins the contest to be the girl to kiss Conrad goodbye on the Ed Sullivan Show before he must depart for basic training.
Bye Bye Birdie includes such classic favorites as “Put On A Happy Face”, “A Lot of Livin’ To Do” and “Telephone Hour”.
All roles are open to all ethnicities. Those auditioning should expect to cold read lines from the script and perform 16-20 bars of a musical theatre type song. — Project Type: Live Event
To Kill A Mockingbird Now Casting – 1482034
04-01-15 – Little Rock, AR>Memphis, TN – The place is Maycomb, Alabama in the Great Depression years of the 1930s. Momentous events unfold through the eyes of ten year old Scout Finch, growing up in a close knit neighborhood with her older brother Jem and their summertime visitor Dill. When their father Atticus Finch, a well-respected lawyer, mounts a vigorous and compelling case for the defense of Tom Robinson, a poor black man accused of the rape of a young white girl, an idyllic world of childhood is changed forever. Through the drama of the trial and its aftermath comes a searching examination of freedom, justice, honesty and hypocrisy. A compelling, deeply moving story told with warmth and humor.
Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. It is recommended that individuals auditioning be familiar with the show. Southern accents are required.
— Project Type: Live Event
Catch-Em Lane Now Casting – 1481797
03-30-15 – Little Rock, AR>Memphis, TN – Comedy pilot for a new series with an “Andy Griffith” flavor.
Catch-Em Lane is inspired by the real life adventures of professional bass fishing legend Mark Davis. Mark is from Mt. Ida, Arkansas (population 980). Mark is surrounded by a cast of colorful and unique characters all hailing from small-town america. This series is a single camera comedy. — Project Type: Episodic
Chicago Auditions For All Roles – 1481376
03-26-15 – Dallas, TX>Little Rock, AR – Set in the legendary city during the roaring “jazz hot” 20s, Chicago tells the story of two rival vaudevillian murderesses locked up in Cook County Jail. Nightclub star Velma’s serving time for killing her husband and sister after finding the two in bed together. Driven chorus girl Roxie’s been tossed in the joint for bumping off the lover she’s been cheating on her husband with. Not one to rest on her laurels, Velma enlists the help of prison matron Mama Morton and slickster lawyer Billy Flynn, who turn Velma’s incarceration into a murder-of-the-week media frenzy, thus preparing the world for a splashy showbiz comeback. But Roxie’s got some of her own tricks up her sleeve…
Those auditioning should be bring sheet music and be prepared to sing 16 to 32 bars of an up-tempo Broadway jazz song in the style of this musical. Songs from “Chicago” are not acceptable. Singing acappella or with a karaoke CD will not be permitted. An accompanist will be provided. Those auditioning should wear appropriate clothes for dancing. Character of jazz shoes are suggested and taps shoes if available. A dance and movement combination will be taught in small groups. Those auditioning are encouraged to bring a headshot and theatre resume, which will not be returned.
Auditions are open to anyone 17 years of age and older who have graduated from high school.
Casting is open with all roles available. — Project Type: Live Event
Casting Call for Short Film Split Second – 1481372
03-26-15 – Kansas City, MO>Little Rock, AR – Split Second is a story of humanity. When a young police officer is faced with a potentially life threatening situation we get a passenger-seat-view of his thought process, and the aftermath of his split second decision. — Project Type: Feature Film
Now Casting For Lucha – 1481278
03-25-15 – Dallas, TX>Little Rock, AR – A young boy obsessed with lucha libre (masked wrestling). His father, a hard working man, is strongly opposed to Lucha going to see his favorite wrestler without giving him any valid explanation. Unbeknownst to his father, Lucha decides to go meet his favorite wrestler only to find a shocking truth about his father that forces him to decide who his real hero is. — Project Type: Feature Film
Auditions For The Little Mermaid – 1481266
03-25-15 – Kansas City, MO>Little Rock, AR – The Little Mermaid is a stage musical produced by Country Club Entertainment, based on the animated 1989 Disney film of the same name and the classic story of The Little Mermaid by Hans Christian Andersen about a mermaid who dreams of the world above the sea and gives up her voice to find love. The musical’s book is by Doug Wright, music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Howard Ashman (written for the film), with additional lyrics by Glenn Slater. The musical’s underwater setting and story about aquatic characters requires unusual technical designs and strategies to create gliding movements for the actors.
Prepare a song of your choice from the works of Alan Menken/Howard Ashman repertoire. We are looking for that “classic Disney” sound. We will provide piano accompanist—you provide the sheet music for accompanist to play. This is a singer/dancer audition for all roles. A choreographer will be on hand to teach some steps to explore your dancing abilities. Please come dressed to work in this regard.
Your audition will be videotaped for our review when making final casting choices. — Project Type: Live Event
Theater Actors Casting In Tn – 1481154
03-24-15 – Little Rock, AR>Memphis, TN – Seeking submssions from local area actors only (residing within 50 miles from the theatre) for these auditions.
Local Germantown-TN area Male/ Female musical theatre performers who sing and can read and learn sheet music quickly for one-time Readings of developing work: — Project Type: Live Event
The Wizard Of Oz Auditions For Actors – 1481062
03-24-15 – Little Rock, AR>Oklahoma City, OK – Dorothy Gale dreams of what wonders lie over the rainbow. Her world is turned upside down when a tornado hits her Kansas home and she is swept away to unusual and fantastical land of Oz. The musical follows Dorothy as she meets the extraordinary characters who will become her guides, friends and foes through her journey to meet the wonderful Wizard of Oz and get his help to return home. Dorothy and her friends the Scarecrow, the Tin-man and the Cowardly Lion encounter many dangers and delights through their journey to the Emerald City Dorothy possesses more power than she knew. — Project Type: Live Event
The Musical Shrek Auditions – 1480622
03-20-15 – Kansas City, MO>Little Rock, AR – Based on the Oscar® winning DreamWorks film that started it all, Shrek The Musical brings the hilarious story of everyone’s favorite ogre to dazzling new life on the stage. In a faraway kingdom turned upside down, things get ugly when an unseemly ogre — not a handsome prince — shows up to rescue a feisty princess. Throw in a donkey who won’t shut up, a bad guy with a SHORT temper, a cookie with an attitude and over a dozen other fairy tale misfits, and you’ve got the kind of mess that calls for a real hero. Luckily, there’s one on hand…and his name is Shrek. — Project Type: Live Event
Promises Promises Auditions – 1480293
03-18-15 – Jackson, MS>Little Rock, AR – This is the story of a nice guy, in a world where niceness goes unnoticed and unrewarded.
Based on the 1960 Oscar-winning film The Apartment, this musical comedy tells the story of Chuck Baxter, an ambitious employee of Consolidated Life Insurance Company on his way up. As a bachelor, Chuck has what some of his colleagues desire: an apartment for hanky-panky. With the promise of promotion dangled before him, Chuck lends these senior executives his place for their extramarital trysts. As they get access to his place for their affairs, Chuck gets the key to his aspirations—and a rung (though a lowly one) on the corporate ladder. But Chuck becomes more than a little conflicted when he learns that Fran Kubelik, the object of his affection, is the mistress of his boss, the man who holds the key to both Chuck’s flat and his future.
Please prepare a song and short monologue, and be prepared to learn a dance combination. — Project Type: Live Event
Casting William Shakespeares Macbeth – 1480217
03-18-15 – Little Rock, AR>Memphis, TN – Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet is a love story for the ages. The Capulet and Montague households have been embroiled in a bloody fight for as long as anyone in Verona, Italy can remember. The death toll is mounting, and it seems that the best thing anyone can do is keep the two sides as far from each other as possible. But when young Romeo Montague crashes the Capulet ball, he falls head-over-heels in love with young Juliet Capulet – and she falls just as in love with him. — Project Type: Live Event
MagicBird Auditions for Actors – 1480029
03-17-15 – Kansas City, MO>Little Rock, AR – Magic Johnson and Larry Bird, two of the greatest basketball players of all time, battle for three championships, bragging rights and the future of their sport in the 1980s.
Prior to being cast, you will be asked to review the REHEARSAL SCHEDULE. You will be asked to circle ALL dates for which you have a conflict. THIS INCLUDES DATES FOR SET CONSTRUCTION. As a community theater production, you will be expected to attend AT LEAST two of the dates designated for SET CONSTRUCTION.
You will be required to attend all rehearsals for which you have indicated you do not have a conflict. You will be required to be on time for rehearsals and to be prepared to rehearse with the appropriate equipment (pencils, dancewear, etc.). — Project Type: Live Event
Crew Needed For Theater In Little Rock – 1479890
03-16-15 – Little Rock, AR>Memphis, TN – Volunteering is a great way to introduce yourself and meet new people. Each and every show calls for a different set of skills, hands and tasks. There’s always something for everyone. — Project Type: 1
The Secret Garden Auditions – 1479576
03-12-15 – Little Rock, AR>Memphis, TN – This enchanting classic of children’s literature is reimagined in brilliant musical style by composer Lucy Simon and Marsha Norman, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of ‘Night Mother. Orphaned in India, 11 year-old Mary Lennox returns to Yorkshire to live with her embittered, reclusive uncle Archibald and his invalid son Colin. The estate’s many wonders include a magic garden which beckons the children with haunting melodies and the “Dreamers”, spirits from Mary’s past who guide her through her new life, dramatizing The Secret Garden’s compelling tale of forgiveness and renewal.
From the Director:
I will audition children from the ages of 8-14 for the roles of Mary and Colin and for ensemble roles. I will audition teens and adults from ages 15 and up for the adult principal roles and the ensemble.
Auditionees should prepare 16 to 32 bars of a MUSICAL THEATRE song. No tapes or cds. No a cappella singing. Songs from the show are welcome.
Auditionees should be prepared to read from the script and demonstrate their ability to do either a Standard British dialect or a Yorkshire dialect depending on the character. Youtube can be a wonderful resource for those looking to hear examples of each dialect.
Some auditionees may be asked to do a movement audition, so come dressed to move just in case. — Project Type: Live Event
Bingo The Winning Musical Auditions – 1479542
03-12-15 – Little Rock, AR>Memphis, TN – Best friends and Bingo pals Vern, Honey and Patsy brave a terrible storm in order to attend the yearly celebration of the birth of Bingo and tribute to its founder, Edwin S. Lowe. As the storm knocks out power at the Bingo Hall, Patsy and Honey remind each other of the ominous night fifteen years ago that began in the same way. In flashback, Honey tells us about the night Vern and her best friend, Bernice, had their falling out.
Bernice’s sweet, yet headstrong daughter, Alison, enters the Bingo hall in disguise – Bernice’s health is failing, and Alison is determined, with the help of Bingo, to reunite her mother with her long-lost best friend. “Popcorn, friendship, intrigue and a famous five-letter word. Bingo turns Grandma’s favorite form of gambling into fun-loving musical theater.” — Project Type: Live Event
The Taming Of The Shrew Auditions – 1479456
03-12-15 – Little Rock, AR>Memphis, TN – Modest and beautiful young Bianca is the most coveted young maiden in Padua…but no one can marry her before a match is found for her wild, willful, “shrewish” older sister, Kate. Kate has tormented and frightened every man who dared to dance her way, and Bianca and her suitors have nearly given up hope.
That is, until Petruchio comes to town. When a team of Bianca’s suitors bribe Petruchio to try his hand at marrying Kate, he is eager for the challenge – and to get his hands on Kate’s considerable dowry. As maddeningly strong-willed as Kate herself, Petruchio is determined that he can “tame” this shrew. What ensues is one of Shakespeare’s most outrageous comedies, in which two misfits who have never compromised in their lives take a riotous journey towards becoming each other’s perfect match.
Please have a 1-2 minute classic monolugue prepared and there will be cold readings from the script.
Please have a list of conflicts with you when you audition.
All ages are welcome to auditions. — Project Type: Live Event
To Kill A Mockingbird Auditions In Ms – 1479192
03-10-15 – Little Rock, AR>Memphis, TN – Scout, a young girl in a quiet southern town, is about to experience dramatic events that will affect the rest of her life. She and brother, Jem, are being raised by their widower father, Atticus, and by their strong-minded housekeeper named Calpurnia. Wide-eyed Scout is fascinated with the sensitively revealed people of her small town but, from the start, there’s a rumble of thunder just under the calm surface of the life here. Set in 1935, this play illustrates the social issues of this time period as the black people of the community have a special feeling about Scout’s father. In her youthful innocence, she does not know why. A few of her white friends are inexplicably hostile and Scout doesn’t understand this either. Unpleasant things are shouted and the bewildered girl turns to her father. Atticus, a lawyer, explains that he is defending a young negro wrongfully accused of a grave crime. Since this is causing such an upset, Scout wants to know why he is doing it. “Because if I didn’t,” her father replies, “I couldn’t hold my head up.
Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. It is recommended that individuals auditioning be familiar with the show. Southern accents are required. — Project Type: Live Event
Crew Needed For Theater In West Plains – 1478247
03-04-15 – Little Rock, AR>Memphis, TN – We are still looking for interested persons to volunteer during our upcoming show Charlie Cox Runs With Scissors. Volunteers may be involved in several ways including publicity, ticket sales, help at the concession stand or main lobby. — Project Type: 1
Musician Needed for Event – 1477992
03-03-15 – Little Rock, AR>Memphis, TN – Musicians wishing to perform during the 2015 season at the park will need to attend the final audition.
Musicians must call ahead to schedule an audition time. Performers should come prepared to play at least four songs — three written prior to 1941 as well as a song of their choice. The tune of choice can be written after 1941 or can be an original composition. A piano will be available; all others please bring your own instruments.
Please note that no microphones or other sound equipment will be used during the auditions. — Project Type: 1
Mary Poppins The Broadway Musical – 1477717
02-27-15 – Dallas, TX>Little Rock, AR – Mary Poppins is the story of the Banks family who live in a big house in London on Cherry Lane. Things are not going well for the family, the children, Jane and Michael, are out of control and are in need of a new nanny. Jane and Michael have their own ideas about what sort of caretaker they should have, while their parents—and in particular Mr. Banks—are insistent on someone strict for the job. When a mysterious young woman named Mary Poppins appears at their doorstep, the family finds that she’s the answer to their prayers, but in the most peculiar way. Mary Poppins takes the children on many magical and memorable adventures, but Jane and Michael aren’t the only ones she has a profound effect upon. Even grown-ups can learn a lesson or two from the nanny who advises that “anything can happen if you let it.”
Be prepared to sing. Be prepared to dance (dress accordingly). Bring tap shoes if you have them. Bring all conflicts mid May through July 19.
Performance Weekends: July 20 – 19, 2015 — Project Type: Live Event
Theater Summer Play Series Auditions – 1476606
02-20-15 – Little Rock, AR>Memphis, TN – Performers auditioning for YEAR WITH FROG & TOAD should prepare 16 bars of a musical theatre song and be ready to do cold readings from the script. All those singing for auditions must either bring sheet music for the accompanist or a CD of their own accompaniment. Performers auditioning for INHERIT THE WIND should familiarize themselves with the sides from the show, and be prepared to list specific characters they are interested in portraying in the show. ALL AUDITIONING PERFORMERS MUST BRING an audition form (provided for download above), fully filled out and including ALL POTENTIAL AND ACTUAL CONFLICTS.
You may submit a recorded audition. Video audition submissions should include the following:
-State your name and age
-State which show(s) you’d like to be considered for
-Sing a 16 bar cut of a musical theatre song (if you’d like to audition for FROG AND TOAD)
-Perform a short monologue (if you’d like to audition for FROG AND TOAD and/or INHERIT THE WIND)
ALL VIDEO SUBMISSIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY 4PM ON MARCH 6TH. NO EXCEPTIONS. Audition submissions made after this time will not be considered.
The recommended age for performers in our productions is 6-18 years old.
— Project Type: Live Event
The Hammerstone Auditions – 1476443
02-19-15 – Little Rock, AR>Memphis, TN – This great comedy is about two college professors, Victor and Murray. Victor has given up trying to interest his college students but Murray still has a passion for teaching. It’s a quick, sharp, and funny story of polar opposites that pokes fun at modern education while revealing what it’s really like to be a teacher.
Auditions will consist of cold readings from the play. You need only attend one of audition nights. — Project Type: Live Event
Charlie Cox Runs With Scissors Auditions – 1476431
02-19-15 – Little Rock, AR>Memphis, TN – When Charlie Cox, a middle aged editor, learns he has the incurable degenerative condition known as Lou Gehrigs disease, he gets in his car and starts driving. He soon finds himself in the Arizona desert, where he uncharacteristically picks up a hitchhiker, a sarcastic, impatient guy, named Wally, who happens to be his own personal death emissary. As Wally urges him to get it over with, lovely, sexy Kiki enters the picture wearing dark glasses since “love is blind”. Wally is infuriated when love blossoms between Charlie and the widow Neil, and the ensuing battle between Death and Love teaches Charlie the importance of living life to the fullest. — Project Type: Live Event