If you ever wished to work in a soap opera, you are in luck. CBS is giving you a chance to star in one of its widely known TV series ‘The Young and the Restless’. CBS is out looking for talented individuals throughout the world and is taking auditions in a few days in different cities of the United States.
About the Show
The Young and the Restless is one of CBS’ most famous shows around the world. Debuting back in the year 1973, the show has successfully moved into its forty second seasons and is still one of the most beloved daytime dramas among people. It is basically a fictional story of two families, one from a middle class while the other is more of elite. Although the characters changed, the story-line has remained the same through the years. The Young and the Restless has been created by William Bell.
About William Bell
William Bell is among some of the most well-known and praised names of the entire industry. Bell started off his career being a writer for the Procter and Gamble Productions. In 1966, he joined the team of the soap ‘Days of Our Lives’ which was also featured in the famous show, ‘Friends’. ‘Days of Our Lives’ was not at a very good place when Bell joined, but his hard work and creative efforts turn the tables around.
In 1972, CBS wanted to launch a serial that was more appealing to the youth. They hired him and Lee Philip Bell who combined their efforts to create the show ‘The Young and The Restless’.
What CBS is looking for?
The casting directors are looking for both women and men for unspecified roles. However, according to the producers, those hired will get a chance to feature in this show as well as their other hit ‘The Bold and The Beautiful’. Hired applicants will also get a chance to travel all around the Hollywood while shooting.
The people required must be over the age of eighteen as of 1st April 2016. They must also be the legal residents of United States to get considered. Applicants who get selected for auditions must bring their headshot along with a resume at the audition.
Who can apply?
The following people are eligible to apply:
- Men and women who are 18+ in age
- Men and women who are legal residents of the US
If you are an employee of CBS, a relative of his or her, or an employee of any of its subsidiary or affiliated company, then you are ineligible to apply.
- Male candidates will be required to read from this script at the audition.
- Female candidates will be required to read from this script at the audition.
- The auditions will take place on a first-come first-served basis.
How to Apply?
Applicants must come to the sight of auditions with their government Id, a recent photograph, a resume, a complete registration form, and a signed release. The registration form and release form will be made available to the candidates in advance.
Following are the sights of auditions:
Auditions at North Carolina will take place on Saturday, 30th July 2016 at Frank Theatres CineBowl & Grille at Parkside Town Commons in Gray. They will start at 10 am sharp.
State College Pennsylvania
Auditions at State College will be held on Friday – 5th of August 2016. They will commence at 4 pm and run till 7 pm. To reach the audition site, follow this address: 2603 East College Avenue, Suite B, PA 16801.
Arcola – Illinois
Auditions in Arcola will take place on Tuesday – 30th August 2016 at 3 pm and run till 7 pm. To reach the audition site follow this address: Green Mill Village, 917 Green Mill Road, Arcola, Illinois 61910.
Auditions in Philadelphia will be held at the Sugarhouse Casino on Thursday – 18th August 2016. They will commence from 12 pm and run till 3 pm.
If you are willing to appear in this CBS super hit, feel free to join the auditions following the individual dates and times mentioned for every site. Make sure you bring the required documents along.
Fill out the form below to be considered: