Below are the Most Recently Posted Gigs Consisting of Acting, Modeling, and Musical Auditions and Job Opportunities
To Kill A Mockingbird Casting Menwomen – 1484568
04-27-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – 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
No need to prepare anything in advance.
African-American actors are especially encouraged to audition. Bring photo (snapshot ok) and resume.
Dress for simple movement and be prepared to stay for a few hours. Modest gratuity offered. — Project Type: Live Event
Youre A Good Man Charlie Brown Casting – 1484541
04-27-15 – Fargo, ND>Minneapolis, MN – It’s just an average day in the life of Charlie Brown — a day made up of little moments picked from all the days of Charlie Brown, from Valentine’s Day to the baseball season, from wild optimism to utter despair, all mixed in with the lives of his friends and strung together on the string of a single day, from bright uncertain morning to hopeful starlit evening. This revised version is a fresh approach to the all-time 1967 classic. Two new songs, Beethoven Day and My New Philosophy, have been added to the twelve wonderful numbers of the original version, such as My Blanket and Me, The Kite, The Baseball Game, Little Known Facts, Suppertime, and Happiness.
Auditions are open to those ages 16 and up.
— Project Type: Live Event
Crew Needed For Production Company – 1484536
04-27-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Ponybear Productions, a new film collective in Minneapolis, is currently seeking submissions for our 2015-16 crew roster.
We will draw on the members of our collective for all our projects, i.e. short films, youtube sketches, commercials, corporate videos, and more.
Pay will be based on experience and the type of project. — Project Type: 1
Beauty And The Beast The Musical – 1484439
04-24-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – The classic story 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.
Please be prepared to sing something from the show or another selection of your choice for your singing audition. We will also read from the script. — Project Type: Live Event
Theatre Summer Melodrama Auditions – 1484425
04-24-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Auditioners will be seen on a first-come first seen basis.
Will be presenting another of its always popular melodramas on June 23. — Project Type: Live Event
Casting Lead Actor for Philly – 1484423
04-24-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Philly tells the story of a young songwriter from NY who dreams of making it to the big time. He believes so strongly, that as a result, we believe. At a demo session, he meets a young woman with a killer voice. His songs and her voice are the perfect match. The dream begins there. After that, there’s tap, mobsters, spectacle dance numbers, impeccable harmonies, touching moments, humor, sadness, love interests, and of course a wise Nana who gives just the right advice. — Project Type: Live Event
Auditions for Barefoot in the Park – 1484420
04-24-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Barefoot in the Park (Neil Simon) is a story of Newlyweds Corie and Paul Bratter who have completed their six-day honeymoon and are moving into their first apartment. Corie is romantic, impulsive and enthusiastic. Her husband is a proper, careful, even “stuffy” young attorney who is more concerned with his budding legal career than he is with helping to build their love nest and perpetuating the honeymoon atmosphere.
Complicating their discord is Corie’s attempt to enliven the life of her widowed mother, Ethel. Against Paul’s advice, Corie tricks her mother into a blind date with their eccentric neighbor, Victor Velasco, who skis, climbs mountains, and is known as “The Bluebeard of 48th Street.”
Auditions will consist of readings from the script. — Project Type: Live Event
A Good Hunter – 1484418
04-24-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Looking to cast an aspiring actors on this film. The actors will most likely only be needed for one of those days. Filming a short sequence on June 2nd and June 3rd. — Project Type: Feature Film
Shrek The Musical Auditions In Iowa – 1484185
04-23-15 – Des Moines, IA>Minneapolis, MN –
Shrek The Musical is about an ogre named Shrek, who lives alone in a swamp. When the evil Lord Farquaad decides to banish all of the Fairy Tale characters from the Kingdom of Duloc, they ask Shrek to visit the evil Lord. Shrek agrees and meets Donkey on his way. Shrek The Musical was nominated for ten Tony awards in 2009. — Project Type: Live Event
Crew Needed For Theater Production – 1484108
04-22-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Theater seeks Design/Technical Staff for our upcoming season.
All positions stipend paid.
— Project Type: 1
Leaving St. Paul Auditions – 1484079
04-22-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – An original play inspired by the lives of a St. Paul, MN Caucasian family forced from their home during the 1960’s for opposing practices of racial segregation in neighborhoods of Minneapolis and St. Paul. — Project Type: Live Event
Auditions for Wizard of Oz in Minnesota – 1484044
04-22-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – 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 the 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 where they discover that the Wizard is not who they thought he was, and that Dorothy possesses more power than she knew.
Prepare a song that shows off your voice with sheet music. Dress for movement. Anyone 10 years and older is welcome to try out, and families are encouraged to audition together. — Project Type: Live Event
Take My Hand Casting Call – 1483934
04-21-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Seeking two male actors for the short film, Take My Hand.
Take My Hand is about two male students who want to go to their High School dance together, but are afraid of what their peers will think.
— Project Type: Feature Film
Audition for Blithe Spirit – 1483933
04-21-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – When Charles Condomine, a successful novelist, wishes to learn about the paranormal for a new book he is writing, he arranges for eccentric clairvoyant, Madame Arcati, to hold a séance at his home. The attempt backfires when the madame inadvertently conjures up the ghost of his annoying and temperamental first wife, Elvira. Only Charles can see or hear Elvira, and his second wife, Ruth, does not believe the ghost exists. Comedy and mayhem run rampant as the former Mrs. Condomine attempts to disrupt Charles’s marriage while scheming ways to have Charles join her in the afterlife. — Project Type: Live Event
Extras Casting For TV Commercials – 1483927
04-21-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – We need four extras total for TV spots. To be featured shopping for appliances and grilling outdoors. These spots will have large amount broadcast and cable TV exposure for an extended period of time.
Extras are paid $75-$100. Meals provided. — Project Type: Commercials
Real House Wives of Minnesota – 1483924
04-21-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Real life drama. Love, Lust and Hate relationships between real couples. Do you trust your friends? What would you do if one of them was having a baby by your partner? — Project Type: Episodic
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Open Auditions – 1483838
04-21-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – In the early 20th century England, eccentric Caractacus Potts works as an inventor, a job which barely supports himself, his equally eccentric father, and his two children, Jeremy and Jemima. But they’re all happy. When the children beg their father to buy for them their favorite plaything – a broken down jalopy of a car sitting at a local junk yard – Caractacus does whatever he can to make some money to buy it. One scheme to raise money involves the unexpected assistance of a pretty and wealthy young woman they have just met named Truly Scrumptious, the daughter of a candy factory owner. But Caractacus eventually comes into another one time only windfall of money, enough to buy the car. Using his inventing skills, Caractacus transforms the piece of junk into a beautiful working machine, which they name Chitty Chitty Bang Bang because of the noise the engine makes. At a seaside picnic with his children and Truly, Caractacus spins a fanciful tale of an eccentric inventor, his pretty girlfriend (who is the daughter of a candy factory owner), his two children, and a magical car named Chitty all in the faraway land of Vulgaria. The ruthless Baron Bomburst, the ruler of Vulgaria, will do whatever he can to get his hands on the magical car. But because of Baroness Bomburst’s disdain for them, what are outlawed in Vulgaria are children, including the unsuspecting children of a foreign inventor of a magical car. — Project Type: Live Event
Godspell Auditions In Minnesota – 1483823
04-21-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Based on the Gospel according to Matthew, Godspell is the first musical theatre offering from composer Stephen Schwartz who went on to write such well-known hits as Wicked, Pippin, and Children of Eden. The show features a comedic troupe of eccentric players who team up with Jesus to teach his lessons in a new age through parables, games, and tomfoolery.
Godspell also features the international hit, “Day by Day”, as well as an eclectic blend of songs ranging from pop to vaudeville, as Jesus’ life is played out onstage. Even after the haunting crucifixion, Jesus’ message of kindness, tolerance and love lives vibrantly on.
This musical will change your life! Anyone, finishing 8th grade or older is invited to participate. No experience is necessary! — Project Type: Live Event
Hamlet Auditions – 1483793
04-21-15 – Fargo, ND>Minneapolis, MN – This adaptation of Hamlet, set closer to the time period of a Viking tale, will be unlike any Hamlet you’ve seen or been a part of.
Guarding the castle at Elsinore, Marcellus and Barnado tell Horatio that they have seen the ghost of the dead King Hamlet. The ghost reappears, and they decide they must tell the dead king’s son, Hamlet, about it. Hamlet is present at a reception being given by his uncle Claudius, who has just married Hamlet’s mother, Gertrude. Claudius is sending ambassadors to Norway to stop a planned invasion by young Fortinbras. He gives Polonius’ son Laertes permission to return to France. Hamlet reflects on the hasty marriage, and learns of the ghost’s visit. That night he meets the ghost, who reveals that King Hamlet was murdered by Claudius, and Hamlet willingly agrees to be the means of revenge. He warns Horatio and the others not to speak of what has happened, even if he should behave strangely.
Please prepare a 1 minute Shakespeare monologue. This does not have to be memorized. There will also be cold reading from the script. Please bring a photo of yourself. Arrive early to fill up an audition form. — Project Type: Live Event
Crew Needed For Theater In Austin MN – 1483718
04-20-15 – Des Moines, IA>Minneapolis, MN – This Theatre is currently hiring staff for our 48th season.
Available positions include musical director, choreographer, designer (set, costume, lighting, sound), shop foreman, stage manager, shop worker, box office staff. All positions are paid a stipend. Positions may be for one show or multiple shows in our season. — Project Type: 1
Theater Auditions for Season – 1483689
04-20-15 – Des Moines, IA>Minneapolis, MN – “9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL”
The show is centered on the friendship among three women who work in the business offices of a large corporation known as Consolidated. Judy Bernly (Jane Fonda) is a naïve new employee, a recent divorcee whose husband left her for his secretary. On her first day, Judy meets Violet Newstead (Lily Tomlin), the supervisor of her department, and a longtime employee of Consolidated. Violet trains Judy and introduces her to the department executive, Franklin Hart, Jr. (Dabney Coleman), who immediately reveals himself to be arrogant and sexist. Judy soon learns that Violet has been passed over consistently by those who could promote her, and in fact she has seniority over Hart. The third woman in the trio is the buxom Doralee Rhodes (Dolly Parton), Hart’s personal secretary. Despite the fact that Doralee is a happily married woman, and Hart is also married, Hart continually makes inappropriate advances toward her, pushing her patience and tolerance to the limit. Hart has also been lying to his colleagues that he’s been sleeping with her, causing office gossip to go wild. The women in the office treat her rudely as a result, and initially Judy shuns Doralee’s attempts to be friendly.
“THE 39 STEPS”
After a performance by Mr. Memory at a London music hall leads to a brawl, Richard Hannay goes offers to help a mysterious woman, Annabella Smith. She claims she is on the run from foreign spies and he agrees to let her spend the night in his flat. Annabella tells him she’ll be off to Scotland in the morning but she is murdered in his flat. Hannay heads to Scotland having only her map and a cryptic reference to the 39 steps. He manages to stay ahead of the police, eventually making his way to Annabelle’s contact in Scotland, Professor Jordan. Air Ministry secrets have been stolen but Hannay can’t seem to convince anyone. Eventually arrested, he and his new companion Pamela escape and return to London where the solution to the mystery lies.
“A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM”
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum is a fast-paced farce that promises to have audiences rolling on the floor. Taking straight from the roots of comedy, FORUM combines the ancient comedies of Plautus with a vaudevillian delivery. Pseudolus schemes to win the heart of the beautiful virgin, Phelia, for his young master, Hero. In exchange, Hero will grant Pseudolus his freedom once and for all. However, things are never as easy as they seem. Chaos ensues with hair-brained schemes, cases of mistaken identity, slamming doors and convoluted plot twists. One of the funniest musicals ever written, FORUM promises: “something for everyone: a comedy tonight!”
* Sides and music will be available at the auditions.
* You may attend on either day (you do not need to attend both). — Project Type: Live Event
Crew Needed For Theater In Grand Forks – 1483427
04-16-15 – Fargo, ND>Minneapolis, MN – 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
Crew Needed For Theater In Anoka – 1483424
04-16-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Volunteers are special people who dedicate their time to help people, organizations, and charities. As a non-profit organization, This theater Main Street Stage depends on volunteers to help keep the theater alive. Without our volunteers, we would not exist.
In a theater, many different skills and talents are combined in order to achieve a common goal. Your unique talents might be more highly valued than you realize. — Project Type: 1
Studio Assistant Needed for Production – 1483421
04-16-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – The Studio Assistant is responsible for assisting volunteer producers with their productions, conducting tours, and general office functions.
-Assist public with video production
-Check-out portable equipment to public
-Verify accurate use of sign-in sheets and check-out forms
-Enforce facility usage guidelines
-Video production projects
-General cleaning of equipment, including camera lenses, monitors, and keyboards
Starting salary, $10.70 per hour, with an increase to $11.00 after six months.
— Project Type: 1
Crew Needed For Theater In Spring Valley – 1483383
04-16-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – We are also looking for people who are interested in Theatre but not in appearing onstage! There are many other components that go into producing a play. We’re looking for people with carpentry skills to assist with set-building, artists to assist with set-painting and decoration. We need people who are interested in gathering props (think of it as a Scavenger Hunt!), people to help in selling tickets, work in concessions, help with advertising, etc. No matter what your talents or interests are, they can be put to good use in producing our play. Come spend some time with a group of very friendly and very dedicated people! It’s one bug you’ll be glad you were bitten by! — Project Type: 1
Auditions For Catalyst – 1483151
04-13-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Our company is a dynamic dance company encompassing jazz, lyrical, hip hop, & tap featuring community performances & a professional theatrical production.
Dancers will have opportunity to audition for tap jazz lyrical & hip hop must be 18 yrs old
Bring- current photo, dance shoes/clothing and great attitude. — Project Type: 1
The Debutante Auditions – 1483150
04-13-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Please prepare a short monologue and be prepared to read from the script. Familiarity with the play is advised. The script can be found at various libraries and bookstores (look for Fitzgerald’s novel: This Side of Paradise, the play begins on page 155) This will be a lively production with dance. Looking for high energy, confidant actors. Rehearsals will be held on Sundays in June and July, with some weeknights included as we get closer to the fringe. — Project Type: Live Event
Summer Theater Opportunity In Wisconsin – 1483091
04-13-15 – Milwaukee, WI>Minneapolis, MN – The shows this summer include “Man of La Mancha”, “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum”, “Regrets Only”, “Sleeping Indoors”, and two youth shows.
Below is a summary of parts which may be available for community members. Company actors will have first dibs but some community actors may get juicy parts! Come one, come all, and share with your theatrically-minded friends!
— Project Type: Live Event
Youre a Good Man Charlie Casting Call – 1483076
04-13-15 – Fargo, ND>Minneapolis, MN – Charlie Brown stands alone as his friends give their various opinions of him, each overlapping the other. Today everyone is calling him a “good man”. Charlie Brown is happy and hopeful as usual, but he nevertheless wonders if he really is what they say. He decides to find out how he can really become a good person (”Opening/You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown”).
Alone one day, during lunch, Charlie Brown talks about his bad days. Then he notices the Little Red-Haired Girl and decides to go sit with her. However, he cannot find the courage to do so.
* This is a musical, and everybody has to sing. It doesn’t have to be beautiful, but it has to be confident and loud. If you have music for a song you like, please bring it.
* Accompaniment will be provided. If you don’t have music, there will be an assortment of options to hear how you vocalize. — Project Type: Live Event
Casting Actors for Student Short Film – 1483071
04-13-15 – Minneapolis, MN>Rapid City, SD – Student film looking for male actors. Short narrative, 1970’s era, about a naive teenager who loses his innocence about the world. No dialog, simple fight scene. — Project Type: Feature Film