Location:

Texas, United States

Production Type:

TV & Video

Job Type:

Actor

Required Skill:

Acting, Improvisation


Casting Call: Comedy Actors and Writers for Sketch Comedy Show

Job Details:

Originator Studios is excited to announce a casting call for talented improv actors and comedy writers for our upcoming pilot episode of a modern sketch comedy show. This project aims to satirize today's culture, technology, and the ironies of everyday life through sharp, witty sketches. We are looking to cast 5 actors and hire 2-4 writers who are passionate about comedy and can bring a unique perspective to our show.

Responsibilities:

For Actors:

  • Participate in rehearsals and be available for all scheduled shoots.
  • Collaborate with writers and directors to bring sketches to life.
  • Contribute to the creative process with improvisational skills and comedic timing.

For Writers:

  • Develop and write engaging, humorous sketches that reflect the show's satirical tone.
  • Work collaboratively with the creative team to refine scripts.
  • Attend regular writing meetings and contribute to brainstorming sessions.

Requirements:

  • Must be local to the Austin area and available for writing meets, rehearsals, and shoots.
  • Strong background in improv, stand-up comedy, or comedic writing.
  • Ability to work well in a collaborative team environment.
  • Preferred age range: 30-50 years.
  • No specific gender or ethnicity preferences.
  • Must provide examples of improv, stand-up, or comedic writing.

Compensation:

  • Competitive pay, details to be discussed upon selection.
  • Opportunity to be part of a creative, dynamic team.
  • Potential for ongoing involvement with the show beyond the pilot episode.

https://www.projectcasting.com/job/500day-originator-studios-casting-call-for-improv-actors
Company Details
Sarah Dowling Casting
Texas United States

2 Jobs