New Orleans—Southern Rep will host an OPEN CALL for actors Saturday, June 4, 2011 between 10:00 pm—3:00 pm. Attending will be local theatre companies and independent producers (see full list below). Auditionees should bring 20 copies of their headshot and résumé, prepare two contrasting monologues of one-minute each, and if musically inclined sing 16 bars a cappella.
10:00am—12:00pm Actors with last names ending in A-M
12:30pm—2:30pm Actors with last names ending in N-Z
2:30—3:00pm Actors Equity Association by appointment
Actor’s Theatre of New Orleans, Inc.
Anthony Bean Community Theater
Bayou Playhouse/ Evangeline Productions
Pat Bourgeois and Tommy Cucullu
Crescent Theatre Collective
Jefferson Performing Arts Society
Le Chat Noir
Rivertown Repertory Theatre
Shakespeare Fest at Tulane
Auditions will be held in the Southern Rep Theatre located on the 3rd Floor in The Shops at Canal Place, 365 Canal Street. Parking is available in the building and a validation stamp will be given ($2/4 hours).
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION / REQUIREMENTS
–Actors should bring 20 headshots and résumés.
–Actors will prepare two one-minute contrasting monologues. Actors over this time limit will be asked to stop.
–Children under 18 will NOT be seen.
–Actors may also sing 16 bars a cappella.
–AEA union actors will be seen from 2:30pm—3:00pm and may schedule an appointment by calling 504-523-9857.
–Non-union Actors with last names ending in A-M will be seen between 10am—12pm. No appointments will be taken.
–Non-union Actors with last names ending in N-Z will be seen between 12:30pm—2:30pm. No appointments will be taken.
The Moving Image Arts program at the University of Louisiana and LEDA are hosting a half-day casting and audition workshop with Emmy-Award winning casting director, Junie Lowry Johnson. Ms. Johnson’s casting credits include: True Blood, The Killing, Desperate Housewives and Big Love, among many other television series and films.
The first hour will feature discussion about the role of a casting director and Q&A. The second half of the seminar will be a hands-on audition workshop with Ms. Johnson offering one-on-one critiques. Scripts will be provided at the workshop.
This seminar is open to those interested in learning more about the role of a casting director and the audition process and actors of all experience levels.
Friday, May 13
9:00 a.m. to noon
Louisiana Immersive Technologies Enterprise- LITE
537 Cajundome Blvd
Lafayette, LA 70506
San Diego Watercolor Society International Show
The SDWS seeks entries for its annual show Sep. 30 – Nov. 1, 2011 in San Diego, California. $15,000 in cash and merchandise awards, $1000 1st place Award. Juror: Carrie Burns Brown. Entries must be original work in water-soluble media on paper or YUPO painted within the last two years. All work must be at least 80% water-based media. Collage is acceptable only if treated with watermedia. No digital art, work produced under instruction, copies of another’s work or copyrighted references. Entries must not have won awards in other national or international shows. No painting exhibited in a previous SDWS International Exhibition is eligible. Only one painting per artist will be accepted. The juror’s decision is final. Paintings must be for sale. One entry: Members-$30, Non-Members-$40. Add $5 for each additional entry up to a maximum of 3 entries. Deadline: May 15, 2011. Visit website for prospectus, or send a SASE to: 2825 Dewey Road, #105 San Diego, CA 92106. Questions? Contact Alice Kayuha at email@example.com or call (858) 277-7066.
NY Gallery owner to jury National Small Works at WPG
Washington Printmakers Gallery seeks entries for a juried printmaking exhibition, August 3-28, 2011 in Silver Spring, MD. First Prize: Solo exhibition, 2012, Second Prize: $200 Purchase Award from Graphic Chemical & Ink Co., other prizes awarded. Juror: Robert K. Newman, owner, Old Print Shop, New York, NY. Open to artists nationwide age 18 years+ who are creating traditional, hand-pulled prints (no digital or photographic processes accepted). Work must be no larger than 170 square inches. Early bird online special: $20/4 images. Regular Online: $30/4 images. CD: $40/4 images. May 15 for all entries. Visit website for prospectus, or send a SASE to: WPG, Attn: NSW, 8230 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910. Questions? Please contact Annie Turner at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 301.273.3660.