SAG Ultra Low Budget Casting
|Posting Date:||June 5, 2013|
SAG Ultra Low Budget Grant Park Buckingham Fountain, 301 S Columbus Dr, Chicago, IL, 60605 June 8th and 9th, 9:00am-3:00pm This will be an open casting call.
Any questions should be directed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
"Teen-o-Rama" tells the coming-of-age tale of twelve eccentric suburban teens who by way of scooter venture crosstown en route to a party on the last day of summer... We will be shooting August 12th-August 18th in Lake County, IL, with a 30-person crew, a 12-person cast, dozens of extras, a camper, a $17,000 budget, and 14 locations spanning a total of 7 shooting days.
Angelo - Hispanic/Latino, short, thin. Shy, curious, smart, polite, soft-spoken, the kind of 14-year-old boy who smiles at the sun when it gives him warmth.
Jonny (formerly Jesse) - Caucasian, short, athletic. Brave, friendly, competitive, open, free-spirited, the kind of 14-year-old boy who learns his streetwise and makes his fame from TV and Internet.
Sephie - Caucasian, short, thin. Quiet, mysterious, natural, cool, studious, the kind of 14-year-old girl who observingly spends her Sundays watching her parents fight over simple table arrangements.
Holli - Caucasian, short or tall, thin. Worried, pretty, immature, fickle, delicate, the kind of 14-year-old girl who hates the things she loves the moment they go out of style.
Trista - Caucasian, short or tall, athletic. Tough, independent, mature, outspoken, taskful, the kind of 14-year-old girl feminists would be proud to call their junior leader.
Loni - Caucasian, tall, thin. Light-hearted, cheerful, kind, romantic, helpful, the kind of 14-year-old boy who lets you win at basketball when you're having a rough day.
Adam - Caucasian, tall, athletic. Flamboyant, neat, affectionate, stylistic, raw, the kind of 14-year-old boy too gay-proud and glee-confident to ever back down.
Devon - African-American, short or tall, thin. Gamer, geeky, intense, religious, communal, the kind of 14-year-old boy a mother would call "baby" in front of his friends.
Gregory - Caucasian, short or tall, thin. Gamer, geeky, intense, misfit, frail, the kind of 14-year-old boy whose grandmother has more Facebook friends than he.
Fattie and Beano (twins) - Any race or color, short or tall, wide build. Sporty, stocky, comic, strong, irritable, the kind of 14-year-old twins who use their specialness to 'always get away with it'.
Elle - Asian-American, short, thin or athletic. Energetic, uncontrollable, spontaneous, whimsical, cute, the kind of 14-year-old girl who sees an elderly man like a very adorable kitten.
Phil - Caucasian, tall, thin. Silly, naive, dim, sweet, gullible, the kind of 15-year-old dude who went far out a long time ago…
- All ages are acceptable for audition (characters: Phil 15, Everyone Else 14).
- All hair colors, eye colors, skin tones and personality choices (piercing, tattoos, etc.,) are acceptable for audition. Specifications from script serve only as examples.
- Any abilities for swimming, endurance and riding scooter are not required but encouraged. All skills will be taught and developed throughout pre-production.
- Approve general casting for maximum number: "no child left behind".
- Young Man (dialog)
- Two Older Teens
- Waitress (dialog)
- Adult Couple
- Creepy Employee
- Little Boy
- Muscular Black Man
- Family (+Wife+Son)
- Elderly Woman
- Elderly Man
- Young Boy
- Mexican Kids
- Male Volleyballers
- Female Volleyballers
- Overweight Family (Large Man+Large Woman)
- Fat Son
- Tan Girls
- Grilling Guys
- Car Guy
- Middle-Aged Man
- Woman and Baby
- Large Mexican Family (sing)
- Young Girl
- Middle-Aged Mexican Man
- Elderly Lady
- Senor (dialog)
- Security Guard
- Diner Crowd Walla
- Mall Crowd Walla
- Ice Cream Shop Crowd Walla
- Beach Crowd Walla