Casting Call

Casting/Seeking:

#1 Sally, Mom and Coach:
SALLY – FEMALE – 10-12 – ANY ETHNICITY
The main hero of the spot – an oddball with a unique/quirky look, attractive in a nonconventional way, athletic, a bit of a tomboy, but still girly.

About the role:
Sally does not fit in. Despite her efforts she cannot make friends. She is taunted and rejected by her peers, and it is deeply affecting her self esteem. However, through it all there remains a strength in Sally. Beneath her sadness there is an unbreakable spirit, an untapped potential.

Requirements:
This is primarily a non-speaking role. The actor must be able to convey emotion expressively. Must also be able to skate.

SALLY’S MOTHER – FEMALE – 30-40 – ANY ETHNICITY
A typical soccer mom type. Mom can see that her daughter’s self esteem is being affected and she’s growing concerned.

RINGETTE COACH – FEMALE – 20-30 – ANY ETHNICITY
A competitive level ringette player who is confident, athletic and warm. Sally’s role model.

#2 Extras:

RINGETTE PLAYERS – FEMALES – 10-12 – ANY ETHNICITY
BASKETBALL PLAYERS – MALES AND FEMALES – MID TEENS – ANY ETHNICITY
STREET HOCKEY PLAYERS – MALES AND FEMALES – 8-14 – ANY ETHNICITY
SOCCER PLAYERS – MALES AND FEMALES – MID TEENS – ANY ETHNICITY
SCHOOL BULLIES – MALES AND FEMALES – 10-12 – ANY ETHNICITY
NEIGHBORHOOD KIDS – MALES AND FEMALES – 8-12 – ANY ETHNICITY

 

Additional information can be found online at http://urbanvideo.ca/casting

 

To Apply:
Email casting@urbanvideo.ca with recent head shots (cell phone photos are ok), role you are interested, age, height, athletic experience and contact information.  Deadline to apply is Friday, September 21, 2018.

Production Title: Sports League Spot
Media: 60 Second Commercial
Status: Non-Union
Audition Date: TBA
Audition Location: Edmonton
Wardrobe/Fitting Date: TBA
Shoot Date: TBA