June 9, 2016

Casting Calls for ‘Coming in 9th’ Music Video

young beautiful dancer posing on a studio background

This casting call is being published for a music video to be completed in collaboration with Physical Grafeeti.

The Physical Grafeeti is a Wilmington, NC based dance troupe specializing in hip hop dance form.  The company has won several dance competitions that include regional wins too. Their most prominent success came in the Prelude Urban Dance Competition conducted on regional level. The troupe is also a regular participant of nationwide dance workshops. For this music video, members of Physical Grafeeti will be performing and choreographing.

The video’s concept is based on a young woman (the lead) chasing after a moth through different locations. Throughout the chase, she is disturbed by a diverse group of dancers (Physical Grafeeti).

Project Details

This is a non-union music video featuring the Hip Hop dance group Physical Grafeeti. Other details related to the project are listed below.

  • Project name: Coming in 9th
  • Project Director: Alex Lepkowski
  • Project Casting Director: Bruno Rose
  • Location: Wilmington, NC
  • Shooting dates: July 23rd to July 25th, 2016
  • Compensation type: Other

Note: The job is unpaid. You will be compensated due credits, and appropriate meals. Also, the video is to be aired online and in film festivals that will give you proper exposure to the industry.

The Auditions

  • Location: Wilmington, NC.
  • Date: June 11th, 2016
  • Time: 12:00PM – 6:00 PM

Note: In case you are shortlisted for the video, you will be given an audition slot with the above mentioned time frame.

What are They Looking For?

The casting directors are looking for local talent for:

  • The lead role
  • The extras

They have the following requirements:

The Lead Role

  • Female
  • Open ethnicity
  • Aged between 18 to 35 years
  • Athletic build
  • Moderate dancing ability
  • The character needs to be uniquely aesthetic.
  • Should be comfortable with bridge or cliff jumping into the water
  • Has to be available on all three days of production

The Extras

  • Male and/or female
  • Aged between 18 to 35 years
  • Experienced dancers
  • Do not need to attend auditions
  • Only required for one day’s shoot

How to Apply?

To apply for auditions, send in an email to atl4797@gmail.com. You would be required to include the following details in your submissions:

  • Your résumé (if you have one)
  • In case you don’t, include your:
    • Full name
    • Age
    • Previous work experience
    • Any dance certification or relevant training
    • Contact details
  • A photograph. Make it a face-forward headshot. Kindly do not send us selfies
  • The link to your acting reel
  • The convenient time slots for audition

Please Note:

You will be required to dance and incorporate active movement in your audition, kindly dress appropriately.

In case you cannot make it in time for your audition, we will be accepting video auditions. You are required to inform us about it beforehand via email.

Kindly apply for the auditions at your earliest. Make sure you are 100% about working with us and fit the aforementioned criteria.

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