A hilarious and heartwarming story about what happens when the North Pole loses the Christmas Spirit. It’s been years since the Elves and Reindeer have gotten along. The Reindeer egos are high and Elves’ productivity is low. Will a week of vacation help remind the Elves and Reindeer what Christmas is all about? Suitable for ages 8-18.
Applications are now open for Brainstorm's 2022 Season! This is an opportunity to work with one of Australia’s largest and most respected school theatre companies, and the chance to make a meaningful difference to the lives of students while being paid to do what you love. Brainstorm is dedicated to nurturing a positive environment where actors feel valued, safe and supported in all aspects of their work. They're looking for actors based in Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney for paid full-time contracts of around 9 months. The work is mostly in your base city, with only some weeks away from home. Actors must be at least 19 years old, with a current driver’s licence and a playing range of 16 to 24 years. To apply you'll need to submit an online application form, a self tape, a current CV and headshot via the Brainstorm website. Shortlisted actors may be invited for an in-person callback in their base city. To apply, and for more info about the roles, contracts and audition process, go to brainstormproductions.edu.au/work-with-us. Instagram: @brainstormproductions_ Facebook @Brainstorm.Productions.
Come One, Come All Productions is a new Melbourne/Naarm based production company striving to create opportunities and art on an all-inclusive/diverse stage. Love, Loss and What I Wore by Nora and Delia Ephron will be COCA’s first show. Adapted from Ilene Beckerman’s memoir of the same name, Love, Loss and What I Wore is a collection of monologues centred around clothing and the female experience, covering all the important subjects-mothers, dresses, mothers, buying bras, mothers, hating purses and why we only wear black. Typically performed with a cast of 5, artists will portray 30+ characters as they tell stories of pivotal moments in their lives, framed through the lens of the clothing they wore. Artists, please email a headshot and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org MELBOURNE: Location TBA 31ST JULY 2021 CALLBACKS – 1 AUGUST 2021 VIDEO AUDITIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AND ARE DUE BY 30TH JULY 2021. please see self-tape instructions below. AUDITION MATERIAL Artists should prepare one monologue of their choice which explores similar themes to the show as well as familiarise themselves with the material provided in the dropbox link. https://www.dropbox.com/sh/5k0tmyj7pjb0eu5/AABEbXZRH7YPEUu48HNR9I5Va?dl=0 *Please note, the character of Gingy should be 35-40+ If called back for a role, artists will not be expected to be off book as they may be required to read for more than one character in the room, but we encourage them to be familiar with the material. VIDEO SUBMISSIONS Please include the following: • Slate. • One monologue of choice which explores similar themes to the show. • One monologue in the link provided above. Please upload your submission to YouTube, Vimeo or Dropbox as an UNLISTED or PASSWORD PROTECTED video. Please send it to: email@example.com Please note: There are 30+ characters in this show and the creative team are looking for 5 (18+) artists of all races, ethnicities, abilities, neurodiversities, sexual orientations, gender diversities and body types to fill a multitude of roles. We are open to any interpretation of character and are committed to casting inclusively while creating a safe space for performers. This production will be structured under the MEAA Co-op agreement with a $500 guarantee/allowance plus profit share percentage. Due to the co-op nature of this production, artists are expected to be based in Melbourne/Naarm for the rehearsal/performance season.