Casting Call for Short Reel “Romeo & Friar Lawrence” [New York, NY] #casting
Posted February 25, 2019
This is a short reel for two actors playing Romeo Montague and Friar Lawrence from Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, it will be used for self promotion for both actors. Friar Lawrence is filled but we are seeking our Romeo.
TITLE: Romeo & Friar Lawrence
TYPE: Independent Film
CATEGORY: Demo Reel
UNION STATUS: Non-Union
COMPANY: PIECES OF 8 FILMGROUP
DIRECTOR: MICKEY HEYWOOD
WRITER: MICKEY HEYWOOD & WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
CASTING: MICKEY HEYWOOD
PRODUCTION DATE & LOCATION
DATE: APRIL 2019 – WEEKENDS ONLY
LOCATION: MID TOWN MANHATTAN, NYC
CASTING: ROMEO MONTAGUE
As this is a not-for-profit endeavor, a minor (with parent’s permission & presence on site may be used) therefore the age range is rather wide for actor candidates, from 15 to 25 years old however the actor must be teenage-appearing, with a look as close as possible to ages 15 – 16.
AGE: 15 to 25
ETHNICITY: CAUCASIAN, LATINO, ETHNICALLY AMBIGUOUS
HEIGHT REQUIREMENT: Equal to or less than 5 foot 7″
SEEKING SUBMISSIONS FROM NYC ONLY
OTHER: COFFEE, CAST DINNER FOLLOWING, COPY OF FINISHED REEL (which will include titles, music and greenscreen background) for your actor’s portfolio.
SEND EMAIL TO: firstname.lastname@example.org
INCLUDE: Headshot, Resume
NOTES: HEADSHOT, RESUME, EXPERIENCE OR TRAINING AS AN ACTOR, COME WITH A COPY OF ROMEO AND JULIET and be prepared to read for your audition. SEEKING SUBMISSIONS FROM NYC ONLY.