♫♪♫♪ EMERGENCY CALLS ♫♪♫♪
Malverne Community Theatre is looking for an actor or actress to join the cast of The Three Little Pigs. This is an interactive play for children, to be performed on July 25 & 26. This is a short play and will be rehearsed in Malverne. If interested, contact David Coonan, director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
South Shore Theatricals needs the following musicians for The Melody Lingers On: The Songs of Irving Berlin: Violin, Trombone and Reed Player (Flute-Piccolo-Clarinet-Alto Sax). $25 honorarium for one performance, Sat, July 25, 8PM at the Madison Theatre at Molloy College. If interested, contact email@example.com
The Bayswater Players is looking for a LEAF CONEYBEAR and MITCH MAHONEY for their production of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. Call Michael at 718-208-9687. Performances in Aug. Located in Far Rockaway.
Dance Teacher Needed ASAP for upcoming show. Must have at least 2 years dance teacher experience in a dance school, must be able to teach all elements of dance, must be good with kids, teens, adults. Must be dependable and must able to start right away. Must be available. Mon-Wed from 4-8pm and Sat from 10am-1pm. Classes already in place you can teach. $15-$30 based on experience. Call us at 516-225-1088 or email your name and phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org
Broadhollow Theater Company seeking 1 comedic male actor to take a slap stick pirate role for immediate casting for upcoming summer weekday production of Peter Pan and Wendy! Good comedic timing a must. Playful attitude. This actor must double as crocodile. The shows are an hour in length and the dates are as follows:
July 7 EL (Elmont) 10:30am & 1pm
July 8 BW (BayWay) 11am
July 21 EL 10:30am
July 27 EL 1:30pm
July 31 EL 10:30am & 1:30pm
If interested, email headshot and resume to the director at Jasonphillipallyn@gmail.com.
Broadhollow Theater Company seeking immediate replacement for Jafar in the one hour daytime performances of Aladdin. Looking for male on the taller side who can sing and move well with good acting chops. If interested, e-mail headshot and resume to JasonPhillipAllyn@gmail.com The performances are as follows:
July 14 BayWay 11am
July 15 ELmont 10:30am & 1:30pm
July 24 EL 10:30am
July 27 EL 10:30am
July 28 EL 10:30am
July 30 EL 11am & 1pm
Aug 17 EL 10am
South Shore day camp looking for a Musical Director for summer Theatre Camp production of You're a Good Man Charlie Brown. (6/30-8/15) Contact Jean-Marie at email@example.com or 516-634-4183
♫♪♫♪ DATED CAST CALLS ♫♪♫♪
(in some semblance of chronological order followed by ongoing recruitment/undated calls & technical opportunities)
Merrick Theatre, 2222 Hewlett Ave, Merrick (516) 868 6400 auditions for The Heiress on Mon, July 20 at 7:30pm and Wed, July 22 at 7:30pm at the theatre. Show runs Sept 5 - 29; Fri/Sat 8pm, Sun 3pm. Be available for ALL performances. Set in NYC in the 1850s, The Heiress is an adaptation of Henry James’ novel, Washington Square. The play is the story of a shy and plain woman, Catherine Sloper, who has been raised by a cold, difficult physician father who finds her lacking in every way. When a young man, Morris Townsend, finds his way into Catherine’s heart, her successful father is sure he is a fortune hunter. Catherine’s search for herself and her place in society as well as her relationship with both of these men is at the heart of The Heiress.
Looking to cast the parts of :
Catherine Sloper (28-40) a gawky, socially inadequate woman of intelligence and warmth but huge insecurity
Morris Townsend (30-40) a penniless, charming and romantic gentleman, who has lived abroad and whose motives are in question throughout the play
Dr. Austin Sloper (60-70) Catherine’s father, a successful but emotionally cold doctor who has never truly embraced his daughter for who she is. He lives with the memory of her beautiful dead mother as a comparison.
Maria—(20-50) the Sloper housekeeper
Mrs. Montgomery—(30-50) Morris’ sister, a poor widow with children, who defends her brother and his intentions to Dr. Sloper.
Marian Almond—(20-30) Catherine’s cousin, pretty and vivacious
Elizabeth Almond—(50-60) Marian’s mother and Dr. Sloper’s sister, a handsome wealthy woman of New York society.
Arthur Townsend—(20-30) Marian’s fiancée and Morris’ cousin; a young man of wealth and status.
Minstrel Players 4th Annual festival of original plays, Back to the Zone auditions on Mon, Aug 3 at 7:30pm. Rehearsals will take place Mon and Tues nights beginning 9/14. Performances will be on Sat: Oct 24 & Nov 7 and Sun: Oct 25, Nov 1 & 8 at Houghton Hall Theatre at Trinity Episcopal Church, 130 Main St, Northport Village. Many roles available. Seeking men and women 20 - 50 and children 10 - 15. Bring headshot and resume. For more info, contact executive producer Evan Donnellan at (516) 557-1207 or visit www.minstrelplayers.org.
Minstrel Players auditions for roles in Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol on Mon, Aug 17 at 7:30PM. All parts open except for Mrs. Dilber and Scrooge(?). Need men, women and children (ages 5 and up). Rehearsals will either be on Sun afternoons, Mon or Tues nights. Performances: Fri, Dec 11 and Sat, Dec 12 at 8PM and Sun, Dec 13 at 3PM, at Houghton Hall Theatre at Trinity Episcopal Church, 130 Main St, Northport Village. Bring resume and headshot. For more info, call 516-557-1207 or visit www.minstrelplayers.org.
Theatre Box, 35 Verbena Ave, Floral Park 11001, auditions for DAMN YANKEES on Aug 31 & Sept 2 at 7:30PM, & potential callbacks Sept 4 at 7:30PM in the Auditorium. Rehearsals start Sept 14. Rehearsal days are Mon/Thurs in the evenings, with occasional Sun rehearsals. Performance dates: Nov 13, 14, 15 & 20, 21, 22. All roles open. Also looking for six (6) young actors (ages 8-12) who can sing. Sides will be provided. If you have a head-shot and/or resume, provide a copy. Come prepared for dance/movement. If singing something not from the show, you MUST provide sheet music. Call 516-900-2031 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. Check us out online at www.theatrebox.org.
♫♪♫♪ ONGOING/UNDATED CAST CALLS ♫♪♫♪
starting with the most recently received)
Lighthouse Theatre Company is looking to fill a few ensemble roles for BARE: A POP OPERA, to be performed at the Backstage Theatre, 1750-A Merrick Ave, Merrick, located behind the Subway/Dunkin Donuts shopping center) Sept 4-12. These roles all provide featured solo lines; Tanya and Kyra are also heavily featured in the song 911 Emergency. Ability to hold harmonies confidently is required. Rehearsals are primarily Sun mornings, with add'l small-group rehearsals held on weeknights as needed (add'l rehearsals will be added as the performances approach). If interested, e-mail email@example.com; For more info, check our Facebook page: facebook.com/lighthousetheatreli. Character Descriptions:
TANYA: Lucas' playful girlfriend, though able to grasp serious matters much more appropriately than he is; Kyra's best friend; plays an angelic back-up singer in Peter's hallucination
KYRA: Tanya's other half; good-looking; plays an angelic back-up singer in Peter's hallucination
RORY: Very devout; a go-getter and developing leader
ZACH: Confident and good-looking; very athletic, but not too sharp; one of Jason's jock pals
Studio Theatre is starting up its children's theatre program again. Janine Inamorato-Haire will direct a troupe of actors who will perform musical plays for kids on Sat afternoons. Our first production, Rock-n-Roll Cinderella will debut at the end of the summer. If you wish to be considered for a place in the troupe, drop a line to David Dubin, Executive Artistic Director at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Murder For You Players are looking for 2 actresses between the ages of 20 and 40 to perform on Aug 15 in a murder mystery dinner theatre show in Suffolk County. Rehearsal date will be determined soon. Call Larry at 631-942-5237. The show will be paid; not a stipend. Website: www.murder4u.com
Clare Rose Playhouse is looking for an actress for the role of Brooke (Age Range- 30s) for Sept/Oct production of Other Desert Cities. Rehersals begin last week of July. For more info call the Playhouse at 631-654-0199.
The Long Island Musical Theatre Festival is accepting submissions from current high school and college aged students for our summer festival which will include a fully staged production of Merrily We Roll Along with a professional orchestra. Throughout the two-week festival, students will also perform in a musical revue with Tony-Nominated Actress and Emmy-Award Winner, Liz Callaway, who made her B'way debut in the original production. She might be best known for providing the singing voice to Anastasia in the animated film. For more info visit www.limtf.org or email artistic director, Steven Altinel at email@example.com
Knock ‘Em Dead Comedy is casting women between 25-40 for a variety of comedic roles in our dinner theatre shows. Singing a plus but not necessary. Accents a definite plus. Pay involved. Send photo/resume to KnockEmDeadComedy@gmail.com.
The Long Island Cabaret Theatre, Director Gary Dana and Musical Directors Kim Oler and Sid Cherry, is seeking singers for a new production entitled Broadway and Beyond! Call Gary Dana at (516) 946-7207 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to audition.
NEW FIVE STAR MILLENNIUM ENTERTAINMENT, INC., seeks actress between ages 21-41 for a role in an original three (3) act play, Broken Vow. All roles are non-paying and will be performed in Northport, for the benefit of the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Full script available upon request. Submit resume and photo for full consideration to Georgesidoti@aol.com
Brigitte Edwards…Brigitte is on her way to NYC to stay with her aunt Catherine for a week as she will be the Maid of Honor in her only cousin’s (Carol Mattingly) wedding to Javier Hernandez. This 28 yr old hair stylist is very meticulous in her appearance. At 5’-4” tall, Brigitte is recently divorced and has no children. Considering herself to be a liberated woman who has been active for equal rights for women, she is a very positive thinking person and believes women could change the world for the better if they would stand up for their rights as a human being. Weighing in at 115 lbs., Brigitte enjoys living in the upstate-NY community of Brighton. Originally from Suffolk Co-Manorville, Brigitte moved to Brighton after her marriage to Attorney Gregory Edwards and intended to settle in and raise a family. Now divorced, Brigitte intends to remain in Brighton for a few more years before deciding where she will live for the rest of her life.
Weekend / Part-Time Position Available Immediately - Entertainment Company Seeks HIGHLY ENERGETIC and FUN, OUTGOING young adults to be the star of the show as party motivators, princesses, characters and Dj’s. Great Pay. Lots of Fun. No experience necessary. Must drive and must be available weekends. Call 516-437-8169 or email: Party@PatsytheClown.com. Patsytheclown.com
Arena Players Theatre Company: We are looking for male and female actors for all characters. Anyone interested should send picture & resume to email@example.com. Othello, The Black of Angola will be presented in Aug.
♫♪♫♪ DIRECTORS, MUSICIANS,TECHNICIANS, PLAYWRIGHTS ♫♪♫♪
♫♪♫♪ & OTHER INDUSTRY RELATED EMPLOYMENT ♫♪♫♪
CINEMA ARTS CENTRE SEEKS FULL-TIME DIRECTOR OF PUBLICITY AND PROMOTIONS
Reporting to the Co-Directors, the Director of Publicity and Promotions is responsible for the promotion of all special events and film openings, as well as the organization as a whole. The job requires knowledge of both traditional and new media, as well as outreach to local organizations and interest groups. Promotional methods include print and online film reviews, articles and features, radio interviews, television segments, ads, mass and targeted email outreach and multiple social media outlets.
Regularly send press releases of all special events and film openings.
Field and respond to media inquiries generated by those releases.
Solicit articles, features and reviews in print, online, radio and TV.
Collaborate with local organizations for cross promotion opportunities.
Cultivate and maintain special interest email lists in order to generate direct email marketing.
Produce newsletters, brochures, direct marketing pieces and other printed material.
Solicit, arrange and organize media interviews (print, radio and TV) for special events and general stories about the organization.
Coordinate and oversee photo sessions for public relations and marketing purposes.
Coordinate handling of reviewers, including contacting them, securing comp tickets, and compiling press packets.
Oversee the archiving of all press clippings, video clips, radio tapes and photo library.
Responsible for design and/or placement of ads Work closely with the person who maintains and update the company's website to ensure all information is accurate and up to date.
Contribute to all social media outlets (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube) or work closely with the person who does this.
Experience working in publicity.
Non-profit arts organization experience is preferred.
Experience working with journalists and writers from major news publications.
Experience with Constant Contact or similar email marketing software.
Knowledge of Long Island community organizations and interest groups.
A love of film.
This is a full-time position. Salary in the low to mid 40s, plus partial health benefits.
Applicants should apply immediately. Immediate availability is helpful.
To apply, send resume and cover letter to Dylan@CinemaArtsCentre.org. No phone calls please.
Merrick Theatre is looking for Theatre Arts Teachers for our upcoming Fall Program. If interested, call JoAnne or Tommy at 516-665-3127. Must have experience in teaching children and knowledge in theatre arts.
Merrick Theatre is looking for Stage Managers for their upcoming productions. If interested, call Joe or JoAnne at 516-868-6400 or 516-665-3127.
Shining Studios (Port Washington), an LI theatre school, is seeking a MUSICAL DIRECTOR for IMMEDIATE HIRE for its upcoming Fall season. We are looking for someone dynamic and fun-loving with a passion for working with actors of all ages (especially children.) Pay is based upon experience. Forward resume (with references and links to previous shows you have musical directed) to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls.
John W. Engeman Theater is seeking a full-time Wardrobe Supervisor. Responsibilities include maintaining costume quality throughout the run of performances, costume preparations, laundry, assisting actors with costume changes, maintaining and cleaning costumes, striking show at closing and creating all wardrobe paperwork. Wig maintenance helpful but not required. Ideal candidate will have strong people and organizational skills, as well as experience with sewing, costume crafts, and some wig and makeup skills. Must have own transportation. Position to begin in early Sept. Submit resume and cover letter to email@example.com
Minstrel Players of Northport are seeking an Asst Tech Director, House Manager and Stage Manager with various duties in stage construction, painting, lighting, sound, props, front-of-house and backstage. Must be available most Sun afternoons, many Mon and Tues evenings for 2 months prior to performance dates. "Handy" a plus, will train anyone willing to learn the craft. Valuable community experience - students welcome. For more info, call 516-557-1207 or visit us online at www.minstrelplayers.org.
To The Stage is looking for the following musician for their production of RENT: Bass
Performances: July 31, Aug 1, Aug 2, Aug 7, Aug 8 at 8pm, all musicians are volunteers. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Long Island's Tashi Sade Thomas will be performing her one woman play Get Up and Fight in NYC in the next few months. We are looking to hire stage hands, a sound, lighting & projection op. Anyone interested in this great opportunity can send a resume to email@example.com or call 516-240-9995.
Shoreham-Wading River Summer Music Program is looking for the following musicians for their production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat:
Piano, Reed 2 (Clarinet, Soprano Sax, Bass Clarinet), Horn, Percussion, Drums
Performance date is July 31 at 9:30am, all musicians are volunteers. Contact Christian at 631-566-8277 or firstname.lastname@example.org
North Fork Community Theater is looking for the following musicians for their production of All Shook Up:
Trombone, Guitar 2, Reed 1 (Flute, Alto Sax), Reed 3 (Bass Clarinet, Bari Sax), Trumpet 1, Trumpet 2
Performance dates are July 23 - Aug 9. Thurs, Fri and Sat 8pm; Sun 2:30pm. All musicians are volunteers. Contact Christian at 631-566-8277 or email@example.com
Gilbert & Sullivan Yiddish Light Opera seeks pianist for rehearsals & performances. Requirements: Must be able to play classical music, excellent sight reading skill, own car preferred. Must be dependable. Payment per rehearsal & performance. Rehearsals in Merrick. Performances primarily on Sun on LI & Metro area. Contact Marty Geller: 631-439-2913 or MartinFGeller@hotmail.com
SoLuna Studio, 659 Old Willets Path, Hauppauge is looking for a musical director/rehearsal pianist for summer camp program to work with students ages 5-14. HS & college students welcome. Approx 6-12 hrs per week between July 13 and Aug 23. Hours flexible between the 12:30-3:30pm weekdays. E-mail your resume to SoLunaStudioNY@gmail.com (Attn: Megan Rabba)
Broadhollow Theatre Company is seeking a musical director to play live for I Do! I Do!. Performances at Bayway Arts Center from Aug 15-30 and Elmont Theatre from Sept 5 - 20. Forward a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Compensation provided.
Oceanside Library, 30 Davison Ave 11572, seeks directors to participate in its Script-in-hand Theatre series. We are presenting monthly performances using a rotation of directors. Material is chosen by the director, subject to library approval. Casting by the director: can be open auditions or you can come with a cast. The library provides rehearsal space, marketing and funding for licenses and scripts. Our season has included/will include Art, Doubt: A Parable and Collected Stories. For more info, contact Tony Iovino, Supervisor of Community Services at email@example.com
CM Performing Arts Center in Oakdale is accepting applications for the following positions:
Volunteer Scenic Painters
Send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more info visit us at www.CMPAC.com.
CM Performing Arts Center in Oakdale seeks musicians of all instruments for their Summer season. Contact Musical Director Matt Surico at email@example.com to submit resume or for more info.
Symmetry Event Solutions is seeking General Labor/Stage hands. Seeking knowledgeable and eager personnel for full time & part time positions. Hours are typically 9-5, however due to the nature of the industry, weekend work is common and hours may flex based on the event or production we are working on. Paid positions. Ability to lift 50lbs, and have a clean driving record a must. Ability to drive trucks (up to 26') a plus. Work will include, but not limited to: packing gear based on the production, setting up lighting, sound, staging, and video equipment,painting, building, light construction (scenery elements), warehouse work preparing gear. No phone calls. If interested, e-mail: Tim@symmetryeventsolutions.com and supply resume, available hours, salary requirement, and a brief description of your abilities.
Ever wanted to be a manager or big time agent and make money from other people's work? If so, then saddle up partners! The Murder For You Players of LI are looking for any "bookies" who can get us a show date at a firehouse, church, fraternal organization or almost anywhere else on LI. It's easy, too. Call Jake at 631-235-8741 anytime and ask for the details of the show. If we get the gig, you will get 10% of the fee. The bigger the gig, the bigger your 10%! We will play fund-raisers, private parties or corporate events.