Project Details
Project Title
Fame vs. Buttercup Musical Play
Casting Agent/Contact
Sparkling Entertainment Films
Project Type
Theatre
Union Status
Other
Shoot Dates
TBD
Shoot Location
TBD
Description/Notes
Sparkling Entertainment Films is casting child actors, singers, musicians, dancers, and models between the age 8-12 only.

Film Scenes for the play will start in August. Play Rehearsals start the first week of August- November. Show Dates are in December. Main cast members and minor roles will be paid for the 1st week of show dates. All rehearsals are unpaid. We will have once a week rehearsals until November, one 3-day weekend stage rehearsal in November, and conclude with final stage rehearsals on Dec 1st-2nd and Show dates set for Dec 3rd-5th.

Fame vs. Buttercup Overall Commitment:
-Rehearsals: August-November (once a week, one 3-day weekend final rehearsals)
-Final Stage Rehearsal & Performance Days= Dec 1st-5th (2 stage final rehearsals, 3 full show days)

- Main Cast Members will receive $540 for the project and if the show does extraordinary well they will get double the salary totaling $1,080.

-Minor Cast Members will receive $350 or $450 for the project and it will double if the show does extraordinary well to $700 or $900.

-DANCERS will receive $200 and 2 tickets to the show.

-EXTRAS will receive $200 and 1 ticket to the show.

Email Headshot and Resume to secure an audition time slot in Maryland, Virginia or D.C. Must send headshot, Videos, resumes to audition.

Synopsis: Three middle school students want to live a grown-up life: a singer, manager, and boxer. They accidentally make three wishes on a time machine app that traps them inside their phones. The app places them inside the 1930s Great Depression world without food and shelter. After barely surviving in the 1930s world, they learn the true definition of ‘be careful what you wish for.

AUDITIONS WILL TAKE PLACE IN (FREDERICK MARYLAND JULY 22ND, D.C. JULY 23RD, AND VIRGINIA JULY 9TH)

OUTSIDE LOCATIONS ARE WELCOME TO AUDITION IF THEY ARE LOOKING FOR A GREAT PROJECT TO JOIN.

THE PERFORMANCE VENUE IS IN MARYLAND!

Your commitment to the project will show our team if you will be selected to the next level which is turning the play into a film.
Project posted 6 days, 19 hours ago
Available Roles
  • Antique Owner - Male or Female / Special / Any Ethnicity / 8-12

    The Antique Owner is a helpful owner gives advice on finding a job.
    Type
    Special
    Union
    Other
    Paying?
    Yes - $350
    Spot/Episode
    Role Gender
    Male or Female
    Age Range
    8-12
    Ethnic Appearance
    Any Ethnicity
    Role Description
    The Antique Owner is a helpful owner gives advice on finding a job.
    Nudity?
    No
    Sexual Situations?
    No: No
    Wardrobe
    Accepts Video Submissions?
  • Benny - Male / Supporting / Any Ethnicity / 8-13

    Benny is an unfair bully that reports back to Flame. Benny and Scar are inseparable; they bully kids together, take their lunch money, and skip school.
    Type
    Supporting
    Union
    Other
    Paying?
    Yes - $700
    Spot/Episode
    Role Gender
    Male
    Age Range
    8-13
    Ethnic Appearance
    Any Ethnicity
    Role Description
    Benny is an unfair bully that reports back to Flame. Benny and Scar are inseparable; they bully kids together, take their lunch money, and skip school.
    Nudity?
    No
    Sexual Situations?
    No: No
    Wardrobe
    Accepts Video Submissions?
  • Buttercup - Female / Lead / Caucasian / 8-12

    A tech savvy girl who wants to become popular and a singer like her rival Coco. Must know how to sing and act.
    Type
    Lead
    Union
    Other
    Paying?
    Yes - 1,080
    Spot/Episode
    Role Gender
    Female
    Age Range
    8-12
    Ethnic Appearance
    Caucasian
    Role Description
    A tech savvy girl who wants to become popular and a singer like her rival Coco. Must know how to sing and act.
    Nudity?
    No
    Sexual Situations?
    No: No
    Wardrobe
    Accepts Video Submissions?
  • Coco - Female / Lead / Caucasian / 8-12

    A fashionable and witty girl who loves attention and popular in middle school. Coco enjoys showing off her musical talent in front of others. Must know how to sing and act.
    Type
    Lead
    Union
    Other
    Paying?
    Yes - 900
    Spot/Episode
    Role Gender
    Female
    Age Range
    8-12
    Ethnic Appearance
    Caucasian
    Role Description
    A fashionable and witty girl who loves attention and popular in middle school. Coco enjoys showing off her musical talent in front of others. Must know how to sing and act.
    Nudity?
    No
    Sexual Situations?
    No: No
    Wardrobe
    Accepts Video Submissions?
  • Dice - Male / Lead / Caucasian / 8-12

    Dice is somewhat of a problem child always getting in trouble. He wishes he were a grown-up and is ready to graduate from middle school.
    Type
    Lead
    Union
    Other
    Paying?
    Yes - 1,080
    Spot/Episode
    Role Gender
    Male
    Age Range
    8-12
    Ethnic Appearance
    Caucasian
    Role Description
    Dice is somewhat of a problem child always getting in trouble. He wishes he were a grown-up and is ready to graduate from middle school.
    Nudity?
    No
    Sexual Situations?
    No: No
    Wardrobe
    Accepts Video Submissions?
  • Flame - Male / Supporting / Caucasian / 8-13

    Flame is an intimidating kid, a ringleader bully. Everyone answers to him. He’s big and bad. When they get inside the app he controls them.
    Type
    Supporting
    Union
    Other
    Paying?
    Yes - 900
    Spot/Episode
    Role Gender
    Male
    Age Range
    8-13
    Ethnic Appearance
    Caucasian
    Role Description
    Flame is an intimidating kid, a ringleader bully. Everyone answers to him. He’s big and bad. When they get inside the app he controls them.
    Nudity?
    No
    Sexual Situations?
    No: No
    Wardrobe
    Accepts Video Submissions?
  • Franchise Billy - Male / Special / Any Ethnicity / 8-12

    Franchise Billy is a silly comedian that enjoys huge crowds.
    Type
    Special
    Union
    Other
    Paying?
    Yes - $350
    Spot/Episode
    Role Gender
    Male
    Age Range
    8-12
    Ethnic Appearance
    Any Ethnicity
    Role Description
    Franchise Billy is a silly comedian that enjoys huge crowds.
    Nudity?
    No
    Sexual Situations?
    No: No
    Wardrobe
    Accepts Video Submissions?
  • Hat Owner - Male or Female / Special / Any Ethnicity / 8-12

    The Hat Owner is a huge fan of boxer Joe Louis.
    Type
    Special
    Union
    Other
    Paying?
    Yes - $350
    Spot/Episode
    Role Gender
    Male or Female
    Age Range
    8-12
    Ethnic Appearance
    Any Ethnicity
    Role Description
    The Hat Owner is a huge fan of boxer Joe Louis.
    Nudity?
    No
    Sexual Situations?
    No: No
    Wardrobe
    Accepts Video Submissions?
  • Jasmine The Leader - Female / Special / Any Ethnicity / 8-12

    Jasmine The Leader is a great depression leader with a powerful monologue, loves speaking in front of protesters.
    Type
    Special
    Union
    Other
    Paying?
    Yes - $350
    Spot/Episode
    Role Gender
    Female
    Age Range
    8-12
    Ethnic Appearance
    Any Ethnicity
    Role Description
    Jasmine The Leader is a great depression leader with a powerful monologue, loves speaking in front of protesters.
    Nudity?
    No
    Sexual Situations?
    No: No
    Wardrobe
    Accepts Video Submissions?
  • Jermaine - Male / Lead / African American, Ethnically Ambiguous / 8-12

    Jermaine is a stylish cool and animated personality. He wants to become a professional boxer. Must know how to rap.
    Type
    Lead
    Union
    Other
    Paying?
    Yes - 900
    Spot/Episode
    Role Gender
    Male
    Age Range
    8-12
    Ethnic Appearance
    African American, Ethnically Ambiguous
    Role Description
    Jermaine is a stylish cool and animated personality. He wants to become a professional boxer. Must know how to rap.
    Nudity?
    No
    Sexual Situations?
    No: No
    Wardrobe
    Accepts Video Submissions?
  • Louis - Male / Special / Any Ethnicity / 8-12

    Peter plays an instrument on the way to the Chicago Theatre with Peter.
    Type
    Special
    Union
    Other
    Paying?
    Yes - $350
    Spot/Episode
    Role Gender
    Male
    Age Range
    8-12
    Ethnic Appearance
    Any Ethnicity
    Role Description
    Peter plays an instrument on the way to the Chicago Theatre with Peter.
    Nudity?
    No
    Sexual Situations?
    No: No
    Wardrobe
    Accepts Video Submissions?
  • Max - Male / Background / Caucasian / 8-12

    Max is in the ring fighting Jermaine for the 1936 title. He is needed for the film boxing scene only.
    Type
    Background
    Union
    Other
    Paying?
    Yes - $250
    Spot/Episode
    Role Gender
    Male
    Age Range
    8-12
    Ethnic Appearance
    Caucasian
    Role Description
    Max is in the ring fighting Jermaine for the 1936 title. He is needed for the film boxing scene only.
    Nudity?
    No
    Sexual Situations?
    No: No
    Wardrobe
    Accepts Video Submissions?
  • Ms. Walker - Female / Special / Any Ethnicity / 55-80

    Ms. Walker teaches the students about the 1930s Great Depression.
    Type
    Special
    Union
    Other
    Paying?
    Yes - $700
    Spot/Episode
    Role Gender
    Female
    Age Range
    55-80
    Ethnic Appearance
    Any Ethnicity
    Role Description
    Ms. Walker teaches the students about the 1930s Great Depression.
    Nudity?
    No
    Sexual Situations?
    No: No
    Wardrobe
    Accepts Video Submissions?
  • Pearl - Female / Special / Any Ethnicity / 8-12

    Sarcastic and witty manager at the hotel.
    Type
    Special
    Union
    Other
    Paying?
    Yes - $450
    Spot/Episode
    Role Gender
    Female
    Age Range
    8-12
    Ethnic Appearance
    Any Ethnicity
    Role Description
    Sarcastic and witty manager at the hotel.
    Nudity?
    No
    Sexual Situations?
    No: No
    Wardrobe
    Accepts Video Submissions?
  • Peter - Male / Special / Any Ethnicity / 8-12

    Peter is a musician heading to the theatre.
    Type
    Special
    Union
    Other
    Paying?
    Yes - $350
    Spot/Episode
    Role Gender
    Male
    Age Range
    8-12
    Ethnic Appearance
    Any Ethnicity
    Role Description
    Peter is a musician heading to the theatre.
    Nudity?
    No
    Sexual Situations?
    No: No
    Wardrobe
    Accepts Video Submissions?
  • Principal Hawkins - Male or Female / Special / Any Ethnicity / 35-60

    Principal of the school
    Type
    Special
    Union
    Other
    Paying?
    Yes - $700
    Spot/Episode
    Role Gender
    Male or Female
    Age Range
    35-60
    Ethnic Appearance
    Any Ethnicity
    Role Description
    Principal of the school
    Nudity?
    No
    Sexual Situations?
    No: No
    Wardrobe
    Accepts Video Submissions?
  • Scar - Male / Supporting / Any Ethnicity / 8-13

    Scar is a bully just like Flame and Benny. He’s silly and they don’t take him seriously.
    Type
    Supporting
    Union
    Other
    Paying?
    Yes - $700
    Spot/Episode
    Role Gender
    Male
    Age Range
    8-13
    Ethnic Appearance
    Any Ethnicity
    Role Description
    Scar is a bully just like Flame and Benny. He’s silly and they don’t take him seriously.
    Nudity?
    No
    Sexual Situations?
    No: No
    Wardrobe
    Accepts Video Submissions?
  • Walter - Male / Special / Any Ethnicity / 8-12

    is a sarcastic and witty manager at the fair. He knows how to sing and rap. Walter will be in one film scene.
    Type
    Special
    Union
    Other
    Paying?
    Yes - $350
    Spot/Episode
    Role Gender
    Male
    Age Range
    8-12
    Ethnic Appearance
    Any Ethnicity
    Role Description
    is a sarcastic and witty manager at the fair. He knows how to sing and rap. Walter will be in one film scene.
    Nudity?
    No
    Sexual Situations?
    No: No
    Wardrobe
    Accepts Video Submissions?
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