Baz Halpin / Silent House New Production Show Seeking Actors, Dancers, Vocalists and Multi-Discipline Performers

 

Baz Halpin / Silent House New Production Show Seeking Actors, Dancers, Vocalists and Multi-Discipline Performers

CATEGORY: Performer

Silent House Productions
Burbank, CA 91502
US

Job Details

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Baz Halpin and Silent House Productions (Pink, Calvin Harris, Khalid, Britney Spears, Jonas Brothers, Jennifer Lopez, Gwen Stefani, Imagine Dragons, Harry Styles, American Music Awards…) are seeking performers for a new Original Production Show in Las Vegas.  Seeking: Actors, Dancers, Vocalists, and Multi-Discipline performers. 



 Leading Role Female 1: Versatile trained actor/dancer who is athletic and agile. This character does not speak a lot; therefore, it is paramount for the artist to be able to embody the character without speaking. The use of facial expression, gesture, and body movement to portray emotion is required. The actor must be able to express emotions in front of a live audience. The character is strong-willed but also vulnerable which makes her relatable and loveable. Dance skills required. Experience in acrobatics and/or harness work a plus. 

 

References:  The internal confidence of Wonder Woman; The attitude of Lara Croft- Tomb Raider; The ability to tell a story with her eyes like Katniss Everdeen- The Hunger Games; The agile ability physical interpretation of Yu Shu Lien- Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

 

Character Aesthetic: Preferably ethnically ambiguous. To play female. Age range: 20-30. Small in stature but athletic and capable. Height: 5’4” – 5’6”.  Weight: 120 – 135lbs.

 

Audition Materials: Please submit a demo reel, short introduction video (approximately 30 seconds), and a headshot. Please include a full-body photo, front view, and profile wearing black sportswear that shows silhouette and body lines. 

 

Requirements: Cannot be afraid of heights.

 

Leading Role Female 2: Actor that moves well. She is athletic and takes direction well. This is a speaking role. The character is the antagonist, highly jealous, ego-driven, intense, and intriguing. She learns to find compassion through the arc of her story.  This character is in heavy alabaster-white make-up.

 

            References: The hidden vulnerability but authoritative presence of Maleficent

 

Character Aesthetic: The character could be of Asian, Caucasian, or Latinx descent. To play female. Age range: 20-30. Height: 5’8” – 5’10”. Weight: 130 – 150lbs. Statuesque.

 

Audition Materials: Please submit a monologue, demo reel, and short introduction video (approximately 30 seconds). Please include a full-body photo, front view, and profile wearing black sportswear that shows your silhouette. 

 

Special Requirements: Cannot be afraid of heights. 

 

 

Leading Role Male 1: Versatile dancer/actor. Styles of dance will vary from contemporary to street styles. This is a speaking role with a small amount of dialogue. The character is the second-in-command and also a love interest. He is extremely handsome and a trickster in both movement and character.

 

References: The sex appeal of Tobias Eaton - Divergent; The charm of Rusty Ryan- Ocean’s 11; The mystery of Dave Franco/Jack Wilder- Now You See Me

 

Character Aesthetic: Open to all ethnicities. To play male. Age range: 20-30. Height: 5’10” – 6’. Weight: 160 – 175lbs.

 

Audition Materials: Please submit a demo reel and short introduction video (approximately 30 seconds). Please include a full-body photo, front view, and profile wearing black sportswear that shows your silhouette. 

 

Requirements: Cannot be afraid of heights.

 

 

Leading Role Male 2: Dancer, actor, athlete. Styles of dance will vary from contemporary to street styles. This is a speaking role with a small amount of dialogue, and this actor must be able to whistle a tune. The character is the nerd of the pack; a hacker type who is compassionate and generous. A nervous and quirky techie. 

 

References: An adult version of Data- The Goonies;  The intensity of a younger Simon Pegg/Benji Dunn- Mission: Impossible

 

Character Aesthetic: Open to all ethnicities. To play male. Age range: 20-30. Height: 5’6” – 5’10”. Weight: 140 – 150lbs.

 

Audition Materials: Please submit a demo reel and short introduction video (approximately 30 seconds) and whistle a short melody. Please include full-body photo, front view, and profile wearing black sportswear that shows your silhouette.

 

Special Requirements: Cannot be afraid of heights. Parkour/free-runner is a plus. Ability to whistle a tune a plus.

  

Leading Role Male 3: Dancer, actor, athlete, and strong singer. This is a speaking and singing role. The role is male and plays multiple characters with various personalities. This actor needs to be a triple threat, versatile, and have the ability to change voices while playing the various roles. The character has a strong presence, setting the tone and mood as he guides the audience through each scene. The character’s persona ranges from a motherly nurturer to a seducer, to a manipulator, to an extravagant showman, to a knowledgeable guru.  The vocal range is commercial pop/rock, not Broadway. (Bruno Mars meets Hugh Jackman meets Elton John meets Lenny Kravitz meets Drake)

 

References: The role embodies multiple character aspects: Hugh Jackman- The Greatest Showman; Dentist- Little Shop of Horrors;  Liberace

 

Character Aesthetic: The character is of African descent.  To play male. Age range: 25-35. Height minimum : 5’10”   Weight: 160 – 185lbs. The character boasts a chiseled muscular lean physique.

 

Audition Materials: Please submit a demo reel demonstrating vocal abilities, dance abilities, and a short introduction video (approximately 30 seconds). Please include a full-body photo, front view, and profile wearing black sportswear that shows your silhouette. 

 

Special Requirements: Cannot be afraid of heights. 

 

 DANCE ROLES:

 

Dancers: There are multiple roles for dancers of all genders. Specialties are a plus but not required. Dancers should be professionals at one or more of the following styles: Contemporary Dance, Street Style Dance, Acro Dance, Contortion Dance, Vogue, Hand-Tutting, Flamenco (primary focus on upper body posture and handwork, not the footwork), Animation, Krumping, Jazz, En Pointe, Tribal (including Zaouli, Hula, Haka, Shemakhinskaya Bayaderka, Dancehall/ Afro-Cuban). 



References:

Vogue: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eDPFVKGXFo8

Flamenco: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ibaPTk0D5Xg

Animation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sK07bybE5PA

                     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i80WB72IWoM

Krumping: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EoMH8aO5LuU

Contemporary: https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=201810631613653

Jazz: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L2WR3TfqHuI

En Pointe: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J84fjrJGP6g

Tribal Drummer/Dancers: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=im9FO2MCuP8

                                             https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iB37tnlKllc

Zaouli Dance: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YHYk0nnXsak

Hula: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ASl6exlOn0Y

Haka: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2iL0Xs4-2Qc

Shemakhinskaya Bayaderka: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kLmepH3L7r8

Dancehall/Afro-Cuban: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uWqCqv6pmmU

                                          https://www.instagram.com/p/CK2CwwUFI52/

 

Character Aesthetic: Open to all ethnicities and genders. May vary in heights between 5’4” – 6’.  

 

Special Requirements: Cannot be afraid of heights. 

DURATION

December 1, 2021 - May 31, 2023

Union

not applicable

SALARY

$1,650 starting per week

HOW TO APPLY

APPLY ONLINE

https://bazhalpinsilenthouseproject.castingcrane.com/