Below are the Most Recently Posted Gigs Consisting of Acting, Modeling, and Musical Auditions and Job Opportunities
Now Casting Extras for TV – 1486941
05-21-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Extras needed for a tv show that will air on Outside Television.
Pay is $100 for the day, lunch + credit will be provided. — Project Type: Live Event
Baltimore is Burning – 1486907
05-20-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Set in the basement of Gina’s coffee shop, a devasting verdict has come down in Baltimore. The leaders of the Colored People’s Empowerment group have come together to discuss what must follow. Tensions rise and emotions run hot as it all becomes much more than a meeting, but an event that drastically shifts the lives of all in the basement that night. — Project Type: Live Event
Bartleby A Musical Auditions – 1486870
05-20-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – In a small, dusty office nestled in the heart of 19th century New York City, the Employer makes his living writing legal copies. He and his few employees work endlessly, copying legal deeds, wills, and trusts. The work is too much to manage, until Bartleby shows up. Bartleby is a machine, he does everything in half the time his peers can. Things are great, until Bartleby decides that he’d just prefer not to work. Or do anything. At all. — Project Type: Live Event
Auditions For Cinderella In Chatfield – 1486832
05-20-15 – Des Moines, IA>Minneapolis, MN – Rodgers and Hammerstein’s enchanting adaptation of the timeless fairytale, Cinderella, was their only musical originally composed for television. When the television program, starring Julie Andrews as Cinderella, first aired in 1957, it was the most widely viewed program in the history of the medium at that time. Since then, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella has continued to charm audiences in productions on stage and on television. Based upon the classic fairy tale, and particularly the French version Cendrillon ou la Petite Pantoufle de Verre, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s adaptation brings new life to the story of a young woman forced into servitude who dreams of – and achieves – a better life. Cinderella features some of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s most beloved songs, including “In My Own Little Corner,” “Impossible,” and “Ten Minutes Ago.” — Project Type: Live Event
Casting Call For Carousel – 1486789
05-19-15 – Des Moines, IA>Minneapolis, MN – In a Maine coastal village toward the end of the 19th century, the swaggering, carefree carnival barker, Billy Bigelow, captivates and marries the naive mill worker, Julie Jordan. Billy loses his job just as he learns that Julie is pregnant and, desperately intent upon providing a decent life for his family, he is coerced into being an accomplice to a robbery.
Caught in the act and facing the certainty of prison, he takes his own life and is sent ‘up there.’ Billy is allowed to return to earth for one day fifteen years later, and he encounters the daughter he never knew. She is a lonely, friendless teenager, her father’s reputation as a thief and bully having haunted her throughout her young life. How Billy instills in both the child and her mother a sense of hope and dignity is a dramatic testimony to the power of love. It’s easy to understand why, of all the shows they created, CAROUSEL was Rodgers & Hammerstein’s personal favorite. — Project Type: Live Event
Gaffers And Makeup Artists Needed – 1486774
05-19-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Looking for Gaffers and Makeup artists for a short film – “The Last Breath” during May-June 2015.
The Last Breath” is a film about an Indian guy (Akhi) and an American pizza delivery girl (Jenny) who exchanges their feelings via pizza bill receipts. Both express their feelings by writing on merchant and customer receipt copies of pizza delivery.Finally the day has come where Akhi proposes Jenny for marriage. What happens after that? Will he get the response from Jenny ? or Will he ever meet Jenny again? — Project Type: 1
Casting Actors For Stage Plays – 1486540
05-18-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – “To Kill a Mockingbird”
Scout Finch (Mary Badham), 6,and her older brother, Jem (Phillip Alford), live in sleepy Maycomb, Ala., spending much of their time with their friend Dill (John Megna) and spying on their reclusive and mysterious neighbor, Boo Radley (Robert Duvall). When Atticus (Gregory Peck), their widowed father and a respected lawyer, defends a black man named Tom Robinson (Brock Peters) against fabricated rape charges, the trial and tangent events expose the children to evils of racism and stereotyping.
In an effort to keep his business, Hotel de Cocoanuts, from bankruptcy, owner Hammer (Groucho Marx) flatters and cajoles the wealthy Mrs. Potter (Margaret Dumont), his only paying guest. While Mrs. Potter’s daughter, Polly (Mary Eaton), has romantic designs on the hotel clerk, Bob (Oscar Shaw), two other guests compete with Hammer for Mrs. Potter’s attentions. Meanwhile, brothers Harpo (Harpo Marx) and Chico (Chico Marx) take advantage of Hammer’s inattention to wreak havoc around the hotel.
“A Christmas Carol”
Though London awaits the joyful arrival of Christmas, miserly Ebenezer Scrooge (Jim Carrey) thinks it’s all humbug, berating his faithful clerk and cheerful nephew for their view. Later, Scrooge encounters the ghost of his late business partner, who warns that three spirits will visit him this night. The ghosts take Scrooge on a journey through his past, present and future in the hope of transforming his bitterness.
Gower, an offscene narrator, enters to tell about the kingdom of Antioch, where king Antiochus and Antiochus’s daughter are engaging in incest. Antiochus has kept suitors from marrying her by requiring that they answer a riddle correctly or die. Pericles, Prince of Tyre, tries his hand at the riddle. He is successful, but discovers that its answer reveals the incestuous relationship between father and daughter. Pericles doesn’t reveal the truth, and Antiochus gives him forty days before his death sentence. But Pericles is sure Antiochus will want him dead for knowing the truth, so he flees back to Tyre. Antiochus sends an assassin after him…
“The Real Inspector Hound”
The Real Inspector Hound opens with two theatre critics, Moon and Birdboot. Since Moon’s superior, Higgs, is unavailable, Moon is called upon to review the production. The other critic, Birdboot, seems to have an interest in the young actress playing Felicity Cunningham. Birdboot states that he is a “respectable married man”, yet Moon’s comments direct the audience to doubt this statement…
A critic is besieged with requests for support from various playwrights before watching a laughably bad play by an acquaintance, in Richard Brinsley Sheridan’s 1779 comedy.
A harmless, alcoholic middle-aged man drives his sister crazy by insisting that his friendship with an invisible white rabbit is real, in Mary Chase’s comic fantasy.
“Trouble in Mind”
About the troubled production of a fictional, anti-lynching Broadway play, Chaos in Belleville. Wiletta Mayer, the African-American lead of the Chaos, as well as the other black actors, must deal with the condescending attitude of their white director, Al Manners. Wiletta stands up to Manners and reveals his racist attitudes but faces severe consequences as a result.
Nurse Nellie Forbush (Mitzi Gaynor) of the U.S. Navy falls for middle-aged French plantation owner Emile De Becque (Rossano Brazzi), but recoils upon discovering that he’s fathered two mixed-race children. When Nellie leaves him, the heartbroken Emile agrees to take on a dangerous espionage mission. In his absence, Nellie struggles to reconcile her prejudices with her love for him — and after she spends time with his children and comes to care for them, fears that Emile may not return alive.
Disgraced is the story of a successful Muslim-American lawyer and his wife – an artist influenced by Islamic imagery – enjoying their comfortable life on New York’s Upper East Side. When a co-worker and her husband come to dinner, what begins as polite table conversation explodes, leaving everyone’s relationships and beliefs about race and identity in shards.
— Project Type: Live Event
Short Film Casting Call in Minneapolis – 1486471
05-15-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – The fates of five drifters come dangerously close to colliding at a roadside diner. — Project Type: Feature Film
Beauty and the Beast Auditions – 1486447
05-15-15 – Fargo, ND>Minneapolis, MN – This “tale as old as time” tells of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress. If the Beast can learn to love and be loved, the curse will end and he will be transformed to his former self. But time is running out. If the Beast does not learn his lesson soon, he and his household will be doomed for all eternity.
Step into the enchanted world of Broadway’s modern classic, Disney’s Beauty And The Beast, an international sensation that has played to over 35 million people worldwide in 13 countries. Based on the Academy-Award winning animated feature, the stage version includes all of the wonderful songs written by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman along with new songs by Mr. Menken and Tim Rice. The original Broadway production ran for over 13 years and was nominated for 9 TONY Awards including Best Musical. — Project Type: Live Event
The Last Breath Casting Call – 1486307
05-14-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – The Last Breath” is a film about an Indian guy (Akhi) and an American pizza delivery girl (Jenny) who exchanges their feelings via pizza bill receipts. Both express their feelings by writing on merchant and customer receipt copies of pizza delivery.Finally the day has come where Akhi proposes Jenny for marriage. What happens after that? Will he get the response from Jenny ? or Will he ever meet Jenny again?
— Project Type: Feature Film
Children Needed for Photo Shoot – 1486254
05-13-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Parents, we are looking for children between the ages of 4-9 months that love their HALO® SleepSack® wearable blanket and the camera for our next photo shoot!
— Project Type: Print
Party Kingz ENT Casting Call – 1486243
05-13-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Two friends decide to team up and start a club promotions company. With no prior experience or knowledge about the sometimes shady industry they jump in head first for the ride of a lifetime. — Project Type: Pilots
Minneapolis Monster Movie Now Casting – 1486242
05-13-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Vorehemoth is a thrilling new motion picture featuring a massive monster that needs to consume 100 girls per week in order to survive! Hail Vorehemoth!
An open casting call for the Vorehemoth feature length monster movie.
— Project Type: Feature Film
Casting Call for My Neighbor is a Ninja – 1486241
05-13-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – The series is a comedy called My Neighbor is a Ninja. About a work from home writer named Craig and his neighbor, Frank, who drives him nuts. — Project Type: Episodic
Longboarder Needed for Stunt Double – 1486239
05-13-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Looking for male, experienced long boarder (preferred) or skateboarder. Ability to pull off some moderate long boarding as a stunt double.
A full discuss/wardrobe will be provided – (hoodie, sunglasses, headphones, pants, boots)
This is a paid gig. This will be a full day shoot to be scheduled yet in May — Project Type: Feature Film
Stuck In Mute – 1486137
05-12-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – “Stuck in Mute” is a film about Robin, a young woman suffering from Selective Mutism. She lives in an isolated world and struggles to connect to others. One day her world gets turned upside down when she makes an unlikely friend in young boy. — Project Type: Feature Film
Male Actor Needed for Fringe – 1486131
05-12-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Based on the work of Favell Lee Mortimer, a Victorian woman who set foot outside of England only twice in her life. This lack of exposure to the world did not stop her from writing books that promoted stereotypical ideas about the peoples of Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, and America. You can read about her here.
Mrs Mortimer needs a foil, a Presenter who presents her to the audience and provides various kinds of supplementary information. It’s an interesting role because a lot of it will be non-verbal, reactive. Mrs Mortimer is wildly prejudiced to the point of being off her rocker; the Presenter recognizes how offensive she is, and suffers along with the audience. — Project Type: Live Event
Murder for Two Auditions – 1486126
05-12-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – “Murder for Two” is performed by two piano-playing actors that must have good comic chops and ability to play the piano well.
Prepare: a comic monologue (no longer that two minutes please) and accompany themselves singing a non-classical song on the piano. Both pieces should be high energy.
For Musicians only: A Piano will be provided. — Project Type: Live Event
Feature Film Casting One Last Role – 1486124
05-12-15 – Fargo, ND>Minneapolis, MN – We are filming our second film and have cast the entire film with the exception of one character. His name is Chace. He appears to be a squeaky clean, very attractive, top of his field actor. But when he gets alone with our lead actress in the back of a limo he is all hands even though he is engaged. When she resists he is stunned because – no one says no to Chace McCrea – so he doesn’t want take no for an answer. He is a wolf in sheep’s clothing. — Project Type: Feature Film
The Forgers Apprentice Needs Musicians – 1486120
05-12-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – This new musical (based on real events dramatized in the 2013 Minnesota Fringe play, The Forger’s Apprentice) begins in present day Minnesota when Mark presents his infamous art collection to a group of art lovers. Questions about the origins of the art lead us back in time to 1969 when a young Mark Forgy first lands in Ibiza, Spain. There he meets a colorful cast of island characters including a determined Interpol agent, a conniving art dealer and his future mentor and friend, Elmyr de Hory. As Elmyr is first exposed as a forger, catapulted to celebrity status and finally faced with an extradition hearing, the young protégé Mark is forced to examine what it means to be a friend in a world of secrets. — Project Type: Live Event
Crew Call for My Neighbor is a Ninja – 1486117
05-12-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – The series is a comedy called My Neighbor is a Ninja. About a work from home writer named Craig and his neighbor, Frank, who drives him nuts.
The shoot is 20 episodes around 5 minutes each. This is currently an unpaid shoot. — Project Type: 1
The Odyssey Of Jeremy Jack – 1485960
05-11-15 – Fargo, ND>Minneapolis, MN – Jeremy Jack, a turtle, is dissatisfied with his lot in life and has decided that his only hope is to rid himself of his shell. With the help of his friend Lou (a lizard), he begins an odyssey that leads him from Miles, Niles and Giles (triplet raccoons), and others, on to Oliver the Oracle (who can’t stay awake long enough to be of much help). In fact no one seems to be able to figure out a way to free Jeremy from his burden. During all this he is stalked, and finally trapped, by Bad Irving (a sinister buzzard), who covets his shell and concocts diabolic schemes to win it. In the end Jeremy not only escapes intact but also learns a most important lesson: to accept what you are, and to make the best possible use of attributes with which Nature has endowed you. — Project Type: Live Event
Auditions for South Pacific Musical – 1485842
05-08-15 – Des Moines, IA>Minneapolis, MN – Set against the dramatic background of an idyllic South Pacific island during WWII, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific intertwines the themes of romance, duty, and prejudice to create a story that is all at once hilarious, heartbreaking, and thought-provoking. Based on the anecdotes of a real-life U.S. Navy commander who was stationed on an island, the musical follows two intercultural love stories: Nellie, a spunky nurse from Arkansas, falls in love with Emile, a French plantation owner on the island who has two children from his late Polynesian wife; at the same time, U.S. Lieutenant Cable falls for a beautiful island native named Liat. Both Americans find themselves struggling to reconcile their own cultural prejudices with their amorous feelings, all the while under the dark cloud of a war that is coming ever closer to their island paradise.
There will be singing and dancing involved. — Project Type: Live Event
Domestic Violence Video Seeks Crew – 1485749
05-07-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Looking for crew positions for a Domestic Violence Awareness video (campaign).
This is a Non-Paying gig however, there will be food, a copy of the dvd will be provided for all involved.
Shooting dates are for mid-end of June 2015, Friday-Sunday with only 5-6 hours of shooting each day. — Project Type: 1
Sci-Fi Fantasy Short Film Casting Call – 1485747
05-07-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Looking to cast a lead actor in an upcoming sci-fi fantasy short film. The part if for the powerful, calculating, and ruthless CEO of a powerful company that rules the known world. This character is the villain, but the kind of villain people deep down wish they could be. — Project Type: Feature Film
Micro-budget Feature Film Casting – 1485731
05-07-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – A young couple falls out of love when the euphoria of their initial passion fades away. Each embarks on a new relationship, only to learn that new romances does not equal new love. As they lose interest in their new partners, the couple finds each other again and more aware of what being in love truly means.
Two actresses are needed for a micro-budget feature film.
The film is experimental in nature, though there is a narrative throughline. Many of the scenes with dialogue will rely on the actors’ improvisation and intuition (with notes and suggestions from the director). Basically, actors will be allowed to not only act but to really be their characters. Comparative films include To the Wonder (Terrence Malick) and L’Avventura (Michelangelo Antonioni).
A stipend will be given on production days: $10 for full days; $5 for half days. Lunch (and snacks/drinks) will be provided every day as well. Everyone will also receive credit for their work and a copy of the finished film.
— Project Type: Feature Film
Casting Actors for Short Film Project – 1485728
05-07-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Looking to cast African American talents for a short film project. The main hiccup I can think of is an older individual, sort of the familial patriarch. — Project Type: Feature Film
A Midsummer Nights Dream Audition – 1485679
05-07-15 – Fargo, ND>Minneapolis, MN – Theseus, duke of Athens, is preparing for his marriage to Hippolyta, queen of the Amazons, with a four-day festival of pomp and entertainment. He commissions his Master of the Revels, Philostrate, to find suitable amusements for the occasion. Egeus, an Athenian nobleman, marches into Theseus’s court with his daughter, Hermia, and two young men, Demetrius and Lysander. Egeus wishes Hermia to marry Demetrius (who loves Hermia), but Hermia is in love with Lysander and refuses to comply. Egeus asks for the full penalty of law to fall on Hermia’s head if she flouts her father’s will. Theseus gives Hermia until his wedding to consider her options, warning her that disobeying her father’s wishes could result in her being sent to a convent or even executed. Nonetheless, Hermia and Lysander plan to escape Athens the following night and marry in the house of Lysander’s aunt, some seven leagues distant from the city. They make their intentions known to Hermia’s friend Helena, who was once engaged to Demetrius and still loves him even though he jilted her after meeting Hermia. Hoping to regain his love, Helena tells Demetrius of the elopement that Hermia and Lysander have planned. At the appointed time, Demetrius stalks into the woods after his intended bride and her lover; Helena follows behind him.
This will be a shortened version, not a lot of lines! No prep needed. — Project Type: Live Event
Auditions For Oliver – 1485669
05-07-15 – Des Moines, IA>Minneapolis, MN – Bringing vividly to life Charles Dickens’ timeless characters with its popular story of the boy who asked for more, Lionel Bart’s score includes “Food Glorious Food,” “Consider Yourself,” “You’ve Got to Pick-a-Pocket or Two,” “I’d Do Anything,” “Oom Pah Pah,” “As Long As He Needs Me” and many more.
Please prepare a one minute monologue and a one minute song.
— Project Type: Live Event
West Side Story Audition Call – 1485607
05-06-15 – Milwaukee, WI>Minneapolis, MN – In New York City, two young idealistic lovers find themselves caught between two warring street gangs, the “American” Jets and the Puerto Rican Sharks. Their struggle to survive in a world of hate, violence and prejudice makes WEST SIDE STORY one of the most heart-wrenching and relevant musical dramas of our time.
Leads- Prepare a 30-60 second cutting from any Broadway song. Chorus- Sing any familiar song. Come dressed for a short dance audition.
Lead and chrous roles available for 23 males and 23 females ages high school to mid-30’s as well as non-singing roles for four adult males. — Project Type: Live Event