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URGENT CASTING CALL!!
We’re filming in Napier, ON from August 1 – 14th, and we’re looking for 2 more equally-ambitious, non union actors to complete our fabulous cast:

A female, late-20’s to late-30’s

· an academic.

· Calculated, intuitive

· Middle class

· Can be daring

. Must be ok with wearing prosthetic makeup and blood for a few scenes

A male, late mid-50’s to late-60’s

· small towner

· Conservative

· Post-secondary education

· More reserved than wife

This is a paid gig, however the pay is low. accommodations are provided.

If seriously interested please send PM for more details.Or send email to josephaniyi@gmail.com

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LOOKING FOR: ACTRESS FOR A SHORT HORROR FILM TEASER
**We are filming a teaser for a short film that we are waiting on funding for. This is a 1 minute teaser.
PAID: LOW
DESCRIPTION: 25-35, Female, Open ethnicity
SYNOPSIS: Stella is sick of never of having enough. Enough food, enough things, enough options. She just wants to feel good. This new dress she is sewing is going to change everything. 
SHOOT DATE: End of July beginning of August
Email your cv and demo reel to: michelle@blindluckpictures.com

Location: Toronto

ACT OTTAWA

ACTING FOR THE CAMERA
FOR TEENS (13-17)

SATURDAYS, 3PM-6PM

INSIDE OUT STUDIO, 1416 Wellington St. West

JULY 15-SEPTEMBER 2

$450 / (PAY in FULL by JULY 10 and save $50 off the total)

This program is designed for aspiring young actors who are excited to explore the art of acting!

The work will focus on:

  • Acting for the camera
  • Character analysis
  • Scene study
  • Understanding film & TV scripts and sides
  • Audition Technique & Process
  • Dealing with nerves
  • Being present on camera
  • Advice on agents, resumes, head shots

The work will happen both on and off camera depending on what the moment calls for.

Participants will have the opportunity to work alone and with a series of partners over the 8 weeks. Plan to leave with a whole room of new best friends!

No preparation is required prior to the start of the first class. Do come with a journal, pen, water, snacks and dress comfortably!

To register, please send a deposit of $150 or full payment to actottawa@gmail.com

and follow with an email that confirms your interest in studying. (Include parents & participants, name, address, phone, age)

6-12 Participants.

Instructors: Claudia Jurt, Corry Burke

We cannot wait to meet you!

 

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Jigsaw Casting Ltd. Is Looking For Girls Hockey Teams For an Upcoming TV Campaign!

Does this sound like you or someone you know?

Hockey Teams: Girls, 10-14 years old. Looking to feature a real hockey team whose members are ethnically diverse. (We will be booking up to 12 girls for this)

*Pays approximately $400/person, if selected

Details & Submission Information
If interested, you must submit in order to be invited in to audition.
Please e-mail the following to: info@jigsawcasting.com
1. Your team name and the age range of its members.
2. Where/When you guys practice.
3. Photo(s) of your team together (Where we can clearly see their faces).
4. Your primary contact information (Including phone number & email address)
*If members of your team are represented actors, please include their union status, & the agent’s contact information.
5. Please write ‘PROJECT ENVIRONMENT in subject line of e-mail, along with your team name and division. (E.G. PROJECT ENVIRONMENT – Mississauga Wolves – Bantam AA)

Submissions are due by: Friday – July 14th at 5pm

You must be available for these key dates (in Toronto):
AUDITION: we may book off of the photos or ask to come see your team practice.
WARDROBE: July 21, 2017
SHOOT: July 24-27, 2017 (1 Day of-TBD)

Questions or Concerns
*If you have already submitted for this project, you do not need to resubmit your information
*Please note that you will not be compensated for the audition
*This is a union job. Non Actors will be permitted
*You must be a Permanent Resident or Canadian Citizen to participate
*If you have received this bulletin after the initial audition date, please still email us your submission as you may be able to attend the recall audition

PLEASE JOIN OUR FACEBOOK GROUP FOR FUTURE CASTING CALLS: www.facebook.com/jigsawcasting
TO LEARN MORE ABOUT BECOMING A PERFORMER AND PROTECTING YOURSELF GO TO: http://www.actratoronto.com/performers/starting-out/

60 SUMACH ST / 3RD FLOOR / TORONTO, ON M5A 3J7 / T: (416) 360 0336 www.jigsawcasting.com

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ACTING FOR THE CAMERA
FOR BEGINNER & INTERMEDIATE ACTORS

SUNDAYS, 2PM-5PM

INSIDE OUT STUDIO, 1416 Wellington St. West

JULY 16-SEPTEMBER 3

$450 / (PAY in FULL by JULY 9 and save $50 off the total)

This program is designed for aspiring actors with little or no experience and intermediate actors seeking a refresher.

The work will focus on:

  • Acting for the camera
  • Character analysis
  • Scene study
  • Understanding film & TV scripts and sides
  • Audition Technique & Process
  • Business of Acting (agents, resumes, headshots, casting directors)
  • Dealing with nerves
  • Being present on camera

The work will happen both on and off camera depending on what the moment calls for.

Participants will have the opportunity to work alone and with a series of partners over the 8 weeks. Plan to leave with a whole room of new best friends!

No preparation is required prior to the start of the first class. Do come with a journal, pen, water, snacks and dress comfortably!

To register, please send a deposit of $150 or full payment to actottawa@gmail.com

and follow with an email that confirms your interest in studying. (Include your name, address, phone, age)

6-12 Participants.

Instructors: Claudia Jurt, Corry Burke

We cannot wait to meet you!

 

ACT OTTAWA

ACTING FOR THE CAMERA
FOR KIDS (8-12)

SATURDAYS, 1PM-3PM

INSIDE OUT STUDIO, 1416 Wellington St. West

JULY 15-SEPTEMBER 2

$425 / (PAY in FULL by JULY 11 and save $50 off the total)

This program is designed for aspiring young actors who are excited to explore the art of acting!

The work will focus on:

  • Acting for the camera
  • Building Confidence
  • Audition Technique
  • Dealing with nerves
  • Being present on camera
  • Improvisation
  • Advice on agents, resumes, head shots (for parents)
  • Having fun!

The work will happen both on and off camera depending on what the moment calls for. Each class is adjusted to the needs of the individual needs of each student in the room!

Participants will have the opportunity to work alone and with a series of partners over the 8 weeks. Plan to leave with a whole room of new best friends!

No preparation is required prior to the start of the first class. Do come with a journal, pen, water, snacks and dress comfortably! Prepare to have FUN!

To register, please send a deposit of $150 or full payment to actottawa@gmail.com

and follow with an email that confirms your interest in studying. (Include parents & participants, name, address, phone, age)

6-12 Participants.

Instructors: Claudia Jurt, Corry Burke

We cannot wait to meet you!


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ACT OTTAWA

PRIVATE COACHING
ALL AGES

INSIDE OUT STUDIO, 1416 Wellington St. West

JULY 8-SEPTEMBER 2 – a) 5pm-6pm b) 6pm-7pm c) 7pm-8pm c) 8pm-9pm **

JULY 9-SEPTEMBER 3 – a) 8pm-9pm **

** it may be possible to book sessions outside of these dates, please send your request by email

FEES:
1-2 hours: $100.00/hr.

2-4 hours: $85.00/hr.

5-7 hours: $75.00/hr.

8-10hours: $60.00/hr.

The one-on-one private coaching program is custom designed for each individual student. The first meeting will establish what the specifics of the coaching will entail.

Areas that we can work on:

  • Audition Technique & Preparation
  • Scene Breakdown
  • Business (head shots, resumes, agents, self-promotion)
  • Creating your own work
  • Breathing and Presence
  • Goal setting
  • Writing
  • Monologues
  • Camera vs. Stage

When applying for private coaching, please indicate what areas you wish to improve on and/or learn about.

No preparation is required prior to the start of the first class. Do come with a journal, pen, water, snacks and dress comfortably!

To register, please send a deposit of $100 or full payment to actottawa@gmail.com

and follow with an email that confirms your interest in studying. (Include your name, address, phone, age)

Space is limited.

Instructor: Claudia Jurt

We cannot wait to meet you!


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Jigsaw Casting Ltd. is seeking Chevrolet Owners from
across Canada for a National Ad Campaign!

Description
We are seeking Canadians who drive a Chevrolet Equinox, Cruze or Silverado for a TV & Online commercial! We want to feature inspirational stories with interesting people who drive a Chevrolet. Does this sound like you or someone you know?

Looking for:
1) Equinox “Families” – Seeking families of all ages. You own a Chevrolet Equinox 2016, 2017 or 2018 model. We want to recreate one of your favorite past or annual family experiences within Canada.
2) Cruze “Entrepreneurs” – You own a Chevrolet Cruze 2016 or 2017 model. Seeking up and coming Canadians whose car assists them in chasing their dreams.
3) Silverado “Helpers” – You own a Chevrolet Silverado 2016 or 2017 model. You love to help others and your truck is the perfect vehicle to get you there. You participate in volunteer work or maybe you started your own charitable organization to help others in Canada.

*If selected, you will be paid approximately $1,500.00 each +

Must be available for these key dates:
Submission Deadline: July 28, 2017 by 9am.
However the earlier you apply, the better your chances!
Skype Audition: July 31 or August 1, 2017.
Shoot Dates(s): Sometime between August 17 to September 9, 2017.

Details & Submission Information
To be considered for this project, you must send all of the required information below to: info@jigsawcasting.com

1) Your name, age and phone number.
2) A few casual photos of you and of your car. Equinox owners, please include photos of your family.
3) What is the year and model of your Chevrolet vehicle?
4) Equinox owners: tell us about your family, tell us about a past or annual experience you and your family have in Canada.
Cruze owners: tell us about your dream. How does your vehicle help you in facilitating this dream. Are you starting your own business..etc.
Silverado owners: tell us how you like to help others, how do you use your truck for this purpose?
5) Please tell us which of our shoot dates you are NOT available between August 17 to September 9 and we will do our best to accommodate your schedule.
6) Please write ‘CHEVROLET’ in the subject line of your e-mail, along with your name, vehicle model and your city. (E.G. CHEVROLET – James Jackson – Equinox – Toronto)

Questions or Concerns
*If you have already submitted for this project, you do not need to resubmit your information.
*Please note that you will not be compensated for the audition.
*This is a union job. Non union members will be permitted.
*You must be a Permanent Resident or Canadian Citizen to participate.

PLEASE JOIN OUR FACEBOOK GROUP FOR FUTURE CASTING CALLS:www.facebook.com/jigsawcasting
TO LEARN MORE ABOUT BECOMING A PERFORMER AND PROTECTING YOURSELF GO TO: http://www.actratoronto.com/performers/starting-out/
60 SUMACH ST / 3RD FLOOR / TORONTO, ON M5A 3J7 / T: (416) 360 0336 www.jigsawcasting.com

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CASTING CALL – Monster Pool 3: Untitled short horror film
NON-UNION/VOLUNTEER
DIRECTOR: Kristian Lariviere
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Saturday, July 8th 2017 by 12:00PM. Those who qualify will be asked to attend an audition scheduled for July 10th 2017 (between 4:30 PM and 8PM).
SHOOTING DATES: Must be available July 22nd & 23rd as well as August 26th and 27th in OTTAWA (One location).
ROLE:
WITCH: Female, Age 30+, Any Ethnicity. Must be comfortable wearing prosthetic appliances.
This character is calculating and unwavering in her belief in witchcraft.
DO NOT APPLY THROUGH FACEBOOK.
DUE TO UNIQUE CASTING REQUIREMENTS YOU MUST NOT BE FEATURED IN ANY OTHER SEGMENT OF MONSTER POOL 3.
Please send headshots, demos (if available – a definite asset) and resumés to casting@rivermenproductions.com
***Only those selected for an audition will be contacted***

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Project: Real Estate Publicity

Production Company: Telescope Films / Katerine Martineau

Union: Non-Union

Shooting Location: Ottawa/Gatineau

Shoot days(s): May 26 (full day), May 27 (half day)

Transportation and accommodations not included

Fee: $350.00

Role: Male, Age 45-55, Any Ethnicity – for real estate company publicity shoot

Interested applicants, please email your current photos (head shot, body shot), measurements and contact info to actottawa@gmail.com – only selected candidates will be contacted – thank you!

Best wishes,

Claudia Jurt