NEW YORK CITY CHILDREN’S THEATER’S 25TH ANNIVERSARY TRAVELING CABARET – NON-UNION VIDEO SUBMISSIONS


NEW YORK CITY CHILDREN’S THEATER’S 25TH ANNIVERSARY TRAVELING CABARET

NON-UNION VIDEO SUBMISSIONS

New York City Children’s Theater


JOB DETAILS

CALL TYPE
Video, Headshot, and Resume Submission


CONTRACT
Non-Union

PERSONNEL
NYCCT 25th Anniversary Story-Land Cabaret
Barbara Zinn Krieger – Playwright
Sammy Lopez – Director
Mona Seyed-Bolorforosh – Music Director
Barry Hamilton – General Manager
Glenn Potter-Takata – Producer & Artistic Operations Manager
Aurie Ceylon – Coordinator/Producer/Stage Manager
Caitlyn McCain – EDI Advocate

DURATION

August 30, 2021 – October 3, 2021



DATES:
Rehearsals will take place between August 30th and September 12th at a TBD rehearsal studio in Manhattan. Rehearsal Fee: SET RATE


Rehearsal Schedule:
Monday, August 30 – 6:00pm-9:30pm

Tuesday, August 31 – 6:00pm-9:30pm
Wednesday, September 1 – 6:00pm-9:30pm
Thursday, September 2 – 6:00pm-9:30pm
Tuesday, September 7 – 5:00pm-9:30pm
Wednesday, September 8 – 5:00pm-9:30pm
Thursday, September 9 – 5:00pm-9:30pm
Friday, September 10 – 5:00pm-9:30pm
Saturday, September 11 – 2:00pm-6:00pm
Sunday, September 12 – 10:00am-2:00pm


Performances will take place on up to five (5) Saturdays and/or Sundays between September 18, 19, 25, 26 and October 2 & 3.

All daytime performances. Performance Fee: SET RATE performance day.

Exact dates TBA. Travel SET RATE to be used as needed for the duration of the run.

Submissions will be viewed by:

Creative Team


SEEKING
Seeking strong singers and actors for the New York City Children’s Theater 25th Anniversary Story-Land Cabaret featuring songs from New York City Children’s Theater productions: Young Charles Dickens, Dear Albert Einstein, Wanda’s Monster, Interstellar Cinderella, Harvey and the Princess, The Butterfly, Wringer, Dory Fantasmagory, Honey and Leon, and Band of Angels. The Story-Land Cabaret will be performed in outdoor NYC venues–seeking local performers willing to travel to all five boroughs only.

The creative team actively encourages performers of all races, gender identities, disabilities, and body types to audition.
Proof of vaccination will be required at time of job offer.

BREAKDOWN

STORYTELLER #1 – Non-specific age, soprano with a strong mix. Featured songs from Interstellar Cinderella, Wringer, Honey and Leon, and others. Percussion (drums, djembe, cajon, auxiliary instruments) skills a plus – please indicate in your submission.
STORYTELLER #2 – Non-specific age, full-voiced alto. Featured songs from Wanda’s Monster, Harvey and the Princess, Dory Fantasmagory, and others. Percussion (drums, djembe, cajon, auxiliary instruments) skills a plus – please indicate in your submission.
STORYTELLER #3 – Non-specific age, tenor. Featured songs from Harvey and the Princess, Honey and Leon, and others. Percussion (drums, djembe, cajon, auxiliary instruments) skills a plus – please indicate in your submission.
STORYTELLER #4 – Non-specific age, mid to high baritone. Featured songs from Dear Albert Einstein, Interstellar Cinderella, and others. Percussion (drums, djembe, cajon, auxiliary instruments) skills a plus – please indicate in your submission.

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS:

NYCCT is accepting video submissions from August 2, 2021 – August 9, 2021.

Please submit a video of you singing 2 contrasting musical theatre songs.

Email your headshot/resume and list the role you are interested in.

Percussion (drums, djembe, cajon, auxiliary instruments) skills a plus – please indicate in your submission.

“Story-Land Cabaret – Role you are interested in – Your Name” in the subject line.

Please have all files downloadable.

Deadline: August 9, 2021


ABOUT NYCCT
New York City Children’s Theater (formerly Making Books Sing) is a nonprofit organization that creates original, entertaining and enriching theater for young audiences and adults to enjoy together.

Our mission is to promote children’s literacy and social development through professional theater productions and arts-in-education programs. We reach children and their communities with a wide range of programming, including full-scale productions, small touring shows, interactive workshops and in-school residencies, and engage with them in traditional theater spaces, school auditoriums, classrooms and cultural venues in their neighborhoods. Our programs cultivate children’s growth in the areas of  Emotional Intelligence, Community Building, and  Responsible Decision-Making. The result is empathetic, creative, and independent thinkers who make a positive impact on their world.


Please note all castings are intended for Barbizon graduates registered with Barbizon Placement ONLY. Full casting and submission guidelines are emailed to the Barbizon Placement Division. Please send any casting inquiries to Placement@barbizonusa.com. For more information about Barbizon visit https://www.barbizonmodeling.com.

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Please note all castings are intended for Barbizon graduates registered with Barbizon Placement ONLY. Full casting and submission guidelines are emailed to the Barbizon Placement Division. Please send any casting inquiries to Placement@barbizonusa.com. For more information about Barbizon visit https://www.barbizonmodeling.com.

Casting Call- Warner Bros.- “Cry Macho”- Directed by Clint Eastwood


Warner Bros.- Cry Macho movie directed by Clint Eastwood is now casting & hiring actors in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Casting directors are now casting actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming in

Albuquerque, New Mexico.


Producers are seeking the following types:

Background Actors

Photo Doubles

Stand-ins


About Cry Macho:

Clint Eastwood will star and direct Cry Macho for Warner Bros.  According to reports, the movie will star Eastwood as a former rodeo star and washed-up horse breeder who takes a job from a former boss to kidnap a boy from his alcoholic mother. Crossing rural Mexico on their way back to Texas, the pair find a challenging journey, during which the horseman may find some sort of redemption by teaching the boy what it means to be a man.

Al Ruddy and Jessica Meier are producing, along with Tim Moore and Eastwood at Malpaso. N. Richard Nash, who wrote the novel Cry Macho, penned the script along with Nick Schenk.


To audition for a role in the upcoming feature film, check out the casting call breakdown below:

Photo double # 1:

Male Caucasian – age 25-55, slim and lanky; 6 ft. 4 in., brown hair (must be willing to trim hair for time period)

Photo double # 2:

Female Caucasian/wife/mom – age 30 -45; Attractive, (must be willing to trim hair for time period)

Photo double # 3:

Baby boy Caucasian: infant up to 10 months

Photo double # 4:

Toddler boy Caucasian: age 18 months – 3 years old, brown hair

Photo double # 5:

Caucasian boy, age 5 to 7 years old, brown hair

Please do not apply, if you are not local or if you do not fit the description.


How to apply:

Email 2 current photos, close up from shoulders to top of head and a full body shot.

Include- age, height, weight, eye color, all clothing sizes, shoe size, cell number.

Do not send headshots or professional pictures – we need to know what you look like right now to match our actor and family.


Please note all castings are intended for Barbizon graduates registered with Barbizon Placement ONLY. Full casting and submission guidelines are emailed to the Barbizon Placement Division. Please send any casting inquiries to Placement@barbizonusa.com. For more information about Barbizon visit https://www.barbizonmodeling.com.