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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!


www.actottawa.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

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CASTING CALL for VOICEOVER TALENT

Project Title: Untitled Corporate Project

Voiceover auditions are needed for an upcoming corporate project Parktown Studios is producing.

This project is non-union and all roles are PAID. Languages required: Arabic, Cantonese, Cree, English, French and Punjabi

Union: Non-Union ONLY

Area of Media: Corporate / Web

Production Company: Parktown Studios

Production City: Ottawa

Cities for response: Anywhere in Canada

Deadline for Submissions: June 19th, 2014

Requirements: Email submissions to casting@parktown.ca with “Corporate Voiceover” in the subject line. You MUST provide a sample of your voiceover work in mp3 format as well. Note that only those selected will be contacted. Hopefully this can be passed on to your talent if anyone is interested. Thanks, Jennifer

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PROJECT DETAILS
Product: HOTEL PROJECT
Union: Non union
Casting director: Claudia Jurt & Chantal Yurt
Shoot dates: Monday, April 14, Tuesday, April 15 & Wednesday, April 16
Audition location: ACT Studio, 94B Montreal Rd. Ottawa (behind Lorenzo’s Pizza, Palace St Entrance)
Call backs: Tuesday, April 8
Shooting: April 14, 15 & 16 in Ottawa (not all talent will be needed for all days, but must be available just in case)
Rates: Background Performers: $200/day
Markets: Canadian National, Web
Conflicts: Hotels
Method for suggestions: Email ottawacasting@gmail.com for performers who are not online. Thanks! Please Note: Only those selected by production
will be contacted.
Deadline for submissions Thursday, April 03, 2014 ASAP
Contact info: Email: ottawacasting@gmail.com
Cities for response: Ottawa

 

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Synopsis/special note:Please send photos and availabilities to ottawacasting@gmail.com
Make note of the day or days that you are available.  You must have blanket availability for the day and can’t leave at a certain time if the shoot is not over.
Monday, April 14 ~ 10 people
Tuesday, April 15 ~ 20 people
Wednesday, April 16 ~ 20 people
30 Sec TV Spot, 7 web segments
BUSINESS TRAVELERS ~ AGE 25-45
please send pics in a business outfit
COUPLES ~ AGE 25-45
please feel free to send pics of you and your significant other, together and/or individually!
FRIENDS ~ AGE 25-45
please feel free to send pics of you and your friend(s), together and/or individually! (make sure to only send photos of people who are available
 ALL ETHNICITIES PLEASE!!

 

We look forward to all your submissions!
 
Sincerely,
The Ottawa Casting Team
ottawacasting@gmail.com