Below are the Most Recently Posted Gigs Consisting of Acting, Modeling, and Musical Auditions and Job Opportunities
Casting Actor For A Short Film – 1482119
04-01-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – We are casting for 2 roles for a short film; an elementary aged boy that looks between the ages of 6-10, and an adult female actress between the ages of 35-40.
If you are interested, please feel free to apply now. — Project Type: Feature Film
Assistant Technical Director Needed – 1482115
04-01-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Looking for Assistant Technical Director. Qualified applicant collaborates with Technical Director and design team to research, source, and purchase materials for scenery construction. Creates shop drawings, helps manage budgets, and oversees tasks in shop. Builds scenery and helps in all production areas as needed. A strong work ethic, creativity, and leadership is expected.
Degree in Technical Theater and at least 5 years of scenic carpentry experience recommended. Knowledge of Vectorworks, Sketchup, and Excell required. Experience in live sound mixing a plus. Full-time position, salary based on experience. — Project Type: 1
Crew Needed For Theater In Barron – 1482106
04-01-15 – Milwaukee, WI>Minneapolis, MN – This Theater wouldn’t exist without it’s volunteers. There are so many opportunities it will make your head spin! 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
Music Video Needed for Lead Vocalist – 1482102
04-01-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Must look hard and world worn. Role is the lead in a music video. Band is up and coming and working with the former manager of Deadmau5. (If you don’t know who that is, this might not be the job for you as we’d like someone passionate about the role and the music he will be representing). — Project Type: Music Video
No Blood Of Mine Casting Call – 1482101
04-01-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Victoria, a smart and pretty girl from a poor neighborhood of Duluth, finished college and moved to the oil fields of Williston, North Dakota to make her fame and fortune. It didn’t work out. She flees Williston because of an unpaid loan from a gangster.
Returning home she asks her alienated rich Father for financial help. He agrees but before she receives the promised infusion, he dies.
Unfortunately for Victoria she lingers in town one night too many. The gangster finds her, abducts her, and threatens her with bodily harm.
To pay her debt, she convinces the gangster to break into her Father’s house and rob it. They do, but the money they take is not enough and the gangster wants more. He gives Victoria two choices: join him or he’ll deliver to the police incriminating evidence linking her to her Father’s murder.
Victoria, the smart and pretty girl from a poor neighborhood, turns the tables on the gangster, eliminates him, and becomes the heir to her Father’s fortune. — Project Type: Feature Film
Crew Needed For Theater In Minneapolis – 1482097
04-01-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Volunteering is a great way to be part of the community and to meet like-spirited people. Volunteers make it possible for this theater to offer community based art events at our theatre, while acquiring hands-on puppet & mask building skills. More than 350 individuals volunteered nearly 6,000 hours during the last year. They performed tasks such as ushering, assisting with the building of shows, MayDay crew, and working on administrative projects or serving on organizational committees. — Project Type: 1
Dark Thoughts Now Casting – 1482094
04-01-15 – Des Moines, IA>Minneapolis, MN – Roles are non-union and unpaid
Note: all physical descriptions are highly flexible, and I am willing to consider anyone who wants to audition! — Project Type: Feature Film
Crew Needed For Theater In East Bethel – 1482058
04-01-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Fargo, ND – Each year, numerous volunteers provide dedicated and talented service to the various programs and activities offered at Theatre. They are the unsung heroes of local theatre. We enthusiastically accept help in all ages and skill levels. Teens, singles, families and seniors have opportunities to participate. Volunteering is a wonderful, effective beginning to gain or master a talent or skill in a future profession. — Project Type: 1
Hank Jesus Auditions – 1482047
04-01-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – This is about bad country songs, a guy named Jesus, Christmas with a mostly dysfunctional family, and one miracle.
Be prepared to sing a few bars of a country tune. — Project Type: Live Event
Now Casting Actors For Short Film – 1481982
03-31-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Frank’s life has fallen into routine. He dodges constant calls from debt collectors by working overnight. Intrigued by a late night infomercial offering to purchase his debt in return for joining their “Wellness Program,” Frank’s life loses it’s routine replacing it with hallucinations and a departure brought on by an experimental drug. — Project Type: Feature Film
Actress Needed for Here Come the Brides – 1481964
03-31-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Jimmy Took’s only living relative is Uncle Dan. Uncle Dan is very wealthy, very generous, and very mistaken when he assumes that Jimmy is married. Just when Jimmy finds himself in a position where he needs to borrow money, Jimmy finds out that Uncle Dan will be arriving soon to meet the bride. Afraid that Uncle Dan will think he deliberately lied to him, Jimmy frantically tries to find somebody, anybody to be his wife! After several refusals from other candidates, Jimmy’s roommate, Bill, against his better judgment, gets dressed up as a girl! Laugh tops laugh when the previously unwilling participants arrive, and Jimmy ends up with not one, but three wives!
Seeking a comedic actress to round out our cast and play the role of Bubbles in our upcoming production of “Here Come the Brides.” — Project Type: Live Event
Shrek Auditions – 1481936
03-31-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Once upon a time, in a far away swamp, there lived an ogre named Shrek whose precious solitude is suddenly shattered by an invasion of annoying fairy tale characters. They were all banished from their kingdom by the evil Lord Farquaad. Determined to save their home — not to mention his — Shrek cuts a deal with Farquaad and sets out to rescue Princess Fiona to be Farquaad’s bride. Rescuing the Princess may be small compared to her deep, dark secret..
Prepare 1 minute of a contemporary musical theatre song for the primary audition, and bring a second selection as a backup. Please be prepared with an upbeat tempo piece to preform, an accompanist will be provided. PLEASE DO NOT SING A SONG FROM THE SHOW. Dance for movement; for you may be asked learn a short dance number. Ages 5-105 are encouraged to audition. Please bring a list of all potential conflicts including travel, etc. — Project Type: Live Event
Musicians Needed For Fringe Festival – 1481842
03-30-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Seeking a musicians for its inaugural production at the 2015 Minnesota Fringe Festival. The production of Siren Song, an originally play written by co-producer , features a live string trio on stage playing original incidental music throughout the show.
Musicians- 1 Violin, 1 Violin or Viola, 1 Cello
Three musicians are needed for tech week and run of the show as well as two to three prior rehearsals. The score is freely atonal and a strong ear and independence is a must. Theatrical/pit experience is a plus. Perfect opportunity for a college music major.
A stipend of $150 will be provided. — Project Type: 1
Stage Manager Needed – 1481840
03-30-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Seeking a stage manager for its inaugural production at the 2015 Minnesota Fringe Festival. The production of Siren Song, an originally play written by co-producer , features a live string trio on stage playing original incidental music throughout the show.
Responsibilities of the Stage Manager include:
-Assistance in scheduling and communication with the actors
-Track the blocking, props, and scenic changes through the rehearsal process
-Organization within rehearsals and communicating necessary information back to the design team.
-Calling cues for the technicians and musicians during tech week and the run of the show (multiple performances July 30-August 9th).
-Other duties as needed
Organizational skills and a background in music necessary. The ability to read music is a strong plus.
A stipend of $400 will be provided.
— Project Type: 1
Mary Poppins Summer Auditions – 1481754
03-30-15 – Des Moines, IA>Minneapolis, MN – One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins delighted Broadway audiences for over 2,500 performances and received nominations for nine Olivier and seven TONY Awards, including Best Musical.
The jack-of-all trades, Bert, introduces us to England in 1910 and the troubled Banks family. Young Jane and Michael have sent many a nanny packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep. Using a combination of magic and common sense, she must teach the family how to value each other again. 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.”
Mary Poppins is an enchanting mixture of irresistible story, unforgettable songs, breathtaking dance numbers, and astonishing stagecraft. This show is a perfect opportunity to showcase a strong, iconic female performer, as well as unique special effects and illusions.
— Project Type: Live Event
Little Shop Of Horrors Actors Audition – 1481740
03-30-15 – Des Moines, IA>Minneapolis, MN – Seymour Krelborn is a meek and dejected assistant at a floral shop who happens upon a strange plant, which he affectionately names “Audrey II” after his crush at the shop. Little does he know that this strange and unusual plant will develop a soulful R&B voice, a potty mouth, and an unquenchable thirst for HUMAN BLOOD.
As Audrey II grows bigger and meaner, the carnivorous plant promises limitless fame and fortune to Seymour, as long as he continues providing a fresh supply of blood. Just when it’s too late, Seymour discovers Audrey II’s extra-terrestrial origins and his true drive for world-domination.
— Project Type: Live Event
Carousel And 110 In The Shades Audition – 1481735
03-30-15 – Milwaukee, WI>Minneapolis, MN – Performers will have the option of auditioning for one or both of these shows.
Always considered their favorite score, Rodgers and Hammerstein wrote what Time Magazine in 1991 called the greatest musical of the 20th Century. This tender story of an American family’s history contains one of Broadway’s most important scores with such timeless hits as “You’ll Never Walk Alone” and “If I Loved You”.
110 In The Shades,
In the hot and drought-stricken American southwest, spinster Lizzie Cury’s advances are rebuffed by File, the divorced sheriff. Charismatic travelling con man Bill Starbuck restores Lizzie’s confidence, all while promising the local farmers he can provide much-needed rain in this beautiful musical by Harvey Schmidt and Tom Jones.
Those interested in a lead role should prepare a 30-60 second cutting from any Broadway show tune. Those interested in a smaller role/chorus can come prepared with a song or will be given a familiar song to sing. There will be no dance audition. — Project Type: Live Event
Stage Kiss Audition – 1481506
03-26-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Art imitates Life. Life imitates Art. When two actors with a history are thrown together as romantic leads in a forgotten 1930s melodrama, they quickly lose touch with reality as the story onstage follows them offstage. Stage Kiss captures Sarah Ruhl’s singular voice. It is a charming tale about what happens when lovers share a stage kiss—or when actors share a real one. — Project Type: Live Event
Crew Needed For Theater In Buffalo – 1481424
03-26-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – There are many ways to become involved with the theater. Volunteer your talent, skill and time and earn free tickets to the show. We welcome help to Build Sets, Paint, Sew Costumes, Play in the Orchestra, Usher, and much more. — Project Type: 1
Crew Needed For Theater In Duluth – 1481402
03-26-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Fargo, ND – Come and join our artistic team—no experience required! Since this
Playhouse is a nonprofit community theatre, we rely heavily on the support of our volunteers. The next time you come to a show, you can be proud not only to watch that transformation onstage but also know that you helped to make it happen. — Project Type: 1
Crew Needed For Theater In Stevens Point – 1481202
03-25-15 – Milwaukee, WI>Minneapolis, MN – Got stage fright? If the idea of acting gives you hairballs, there’s good news: you don’t have to audition to help out. Ushers, backstage run crew, choreographers, directors, and many other unseen volunteers are vital to the life of your theater. But, there’s also improv for those inclined to get on stage. It’s pure creative acting at its most fun. — Project Type: 1
The Pirates Of Penzance Auditions – 1481190
03-25-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Gilbert and Sullivan’s hilarious, hopeful farce follows young Frederic, an orphan who has mistakenly been apprenticed to an ineffectual but raucous band of pirates. He disavows the pirates’ way of life and falls for the beautiful Mabel. Frederic’s melodious tones win over the heart of Major General Stanley’s songbird daughter, Mabel, but when the Pirate King discovers General Stanley has lied about being an orphan to keep the pirates from stealing all of his belongings and carrying off his bevy of beautiful daughters, an “ingenious paradox” may prevent the budding romance and lead to the death of “The very model of a modern Major-General.”
This is a musical, so please come prepared with a song to sing (any song will do – we’ve had people sing Happy Birthday to us at an audition!).
— Project Type: Live Event
Costume Design Assistant Needed – 1481160
03-25-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – The Costume Design Assistant will support the Costume Designer in the construction, and coordination of costumes for an outdoor performance, Alcina’s Island: A Picnic Operetta.
> Attend certain designated rehearsals and production meetings beginnign in May, performances begin August 16th
> Communicates with Costume Designer and other production staff, cast, crew.
> Assists Costume Designer in construction and overall execution of the costume creation.
> Attends designated performances to assist with wardrobe maintenance, organization, and integrity of the costume design and plot.
Qualifications or Requirements
-Past costume design and/or construction experience preferred. Sewing and/or draping skills preferred.
-Experience with theater, performance, music or other “live arts” events.
-Creativity and “outside-the-box” thinking
-Outgoing personality, strong reliability and work ethic; collaborative working style
-Passion for the performing arts, community-building, and gardening a plus. — Project Type: Live Event
Aladdin Auditions For Children – 1481124
03-24-15 – Fargo, ND>Minneapolis, MN – Aladdin is a street-urchin who lives in a large and busy town long ago with his faithful monkey friend Abu. When Princess Jasmine gets tired of being forced to remain in the palace that overlooks the city, she sneaks out to the marketplace, where she accidentally meets Aladdin. Under the orders of the evil Jafar (the sultan’s advisor), Aladdin is thrown in jail and becomes caught up in Jafar’s plot to rule the land with the aid of a mysterious lamp. Legend has it that only a person who is a “diamond in the rough” can retrieve the lamp from the Cave of Wonders. Aladdin might fit that description, but that’s not enough to marry the princess, who must (by law) marry a prince.
Auditions are open to all school-age students. Come ready to sing and dance! — Project Type: Live Event
Crew For Theater In Minnesota – 1480924
03-23-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – In need of highly qualified choreographer and Director for following productions.
-Show: High School Musical
All positions are contracted/paid positions.
Please note that you do not need to possess the position of Choreographer and Director together. We are looking for highly qualified staff to do either position. — Project Type: 1
Crew Needed For Theater In Maple Groove – 1480887
03-23-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – This Theater is in need of volunteers in many areas of our organization. Some roles are short term and associated with productions while others are year round. — Project Type: 1
Crew Needed For Theater In Roseville – 1480883
03-23-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – This Theater is always looking for fun spirited individuals to help!
There are many volunteer roles that cover every step of all our productions. Join us! It’s a great way to be involved and get to know a lot of other theater enthusiasts.
— Project Type: 1
Wizard Of Oz For Auditions – 1480816
03-23-15 – Milwaukee, WI>Minneapolis, MN – The greatest family musical of all time winds its way down the Yellow Brick Road to the Area Community Theatre! Join little Dorothy Gale of Kansas as she dreams of what lies over the rainbow. Meet the Scarecrow, Tin Man and Lion on a captivating journey through Oz, complete with a wizard, witches and winged monkeys that just won’t play nice. Get ready for a magical journey where we discover the importance of friendship. There truly is no place like home!
Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your audition to fill out paperwork.
This musical offers various roles for all ages. We are also looking for backstage crew.
The audition will consist of a headshot picture being taken and a prepared short musical excerpt of their choice that they will perform in front of the directors. Auditionees are asked to prepare a 30-second song of their choosing. There will also be readings and songs from the show.
— Project Type: Live Event
Anything Goes Auditions – 1480810
03-23-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Aboard the S.S. American are Billy Crocker, a stowaway in love with heiress Hope Harcourt, who in turn is engaged to Lord Evelyn Oakleigh, nightclub singer and former evangelist Reno Sweeney, and Public Enemy #13, Moonface Martin, who is posing as a minister. A series of comical mistaken identities ensues as the passengers and crew sing and dance their way across the Atlantic.
Seeking actors 15 and up for a variety of roles with an emphasis on tap dancing.
To audition for Anything Goes, come prepared to sing a one minute Broadway style song and be dressed to move. Bring sheet music, (no a capella), a photograph (any snapshot will do), and your personal calendar. (You will need to know your rehearsal conflicts.)
Audition order based on arrival, first come first served. — Project Type: Live Event
Sound Operator For Disneys Aladdin – 1480657
03-20-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – A Theater Company is currently looking to hire an experienced Sound Operator. We need the sound operator for our productions of DISNEY’S ALADDIN. These artists should not only have experienced in their art form, but also experienced working with youth. — Project Type: 1