The Students of Bus Stop Films Canberra, under the tutelage of Canberra Filmmaker, Dan Sanguineti of Sanguineti Media Pictures, would like to put a new call out for Canberra Region actors interested in auditioning for the role of Ben in their upcoming Inclusive Short Musical Film. We also continue our call for the role of Lady Evelyn and Extras.
The film’s story was written in workshops by the students earlier this year. They all showed a passion for the Musical film genre and all things fantastical!
Bus Stop Films is an inclusive organisation, and we encourage everyone to consider auditioning.
Singing ability will ultimately form part of the selection criteria for the main roles.
Your audition should include:
a little about your previous acting and singing experience if any,
What connects you with the character of Ben from the description,
30 seconds or so of you singing your favourite film musical song.
Auditions are accepted via video and close on Friday 28th August at midnight.
Label the file/title with your name and role you are interested in.
Please send an unlisted Youtube link or private Vimeo link, google drive link or dropbox to: email@example.com
Please note: Late auditions may not be included in the viewing reel for students, but we will let you know if your audition was viewed or not viewed. Viewing begins from 9.30pm Saturday 29th August.
PROJECT: THE ENCHANTED BALL (Working Title)
GENRE: FANTASY MUSICAL
DIRECTOR: Dan Sanguineti
PROPOSED SONG RECORDING DATES: Saturday October 10th
PROPOSED SHOOTING DATES: Saturday October 17th
These main roles are paid at a set fee, will be required for both song recording and shooting dates, and fees be discussed prior to acceptance of the role:
BEN - IDENTIFIES AS MALE, 20-30yrs
The mischievous Wolf Prince, bored with the lack of soul in the kingdom, is betrothed to marry Lady Evelyn but experiences love at first sight with River.
Required to sing, some dancing.
LADY EVELYN EVIL - IDENTIFIES AS FEMALE, 30-40yrs
Betrothed to the Wolf Prince, believes in order and discipline, and dancing should be proper, determined to have the world her way and only her way.
Required to sing solo.
These roles are voluntary only:
EXTRAS - Any age.
The subjects of Soultasia meet annually to partake in a uniform ritual of dance, but something is missing… their souls.
Required during the proposed shooting day for up to 6 hours. The day will be catered, and parts of your costume will be provided. Some dancing required. You are not required to sing for the film, but we welcome you to share your singing ability in your audition.
Roles are inclusive. Please do consider auditioning.