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Production Type:

TV & Video

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Required Skill:

Acting, Dancing

Casting Call: Professional Dancers for Ryan Coogler's New Project "Grilled Cheese"

Project Overview: Join an exciting new film project titled "Grilled Cheese," directed and written by the acclaimed Ryan Coogler ("Black Panther," "Creed," "Fruitvale Station"), and featuring the talented Michael B. Jordan. The film, set in the 1930s, is currently keeping its plot under wraps, promising a captivating cinematic experience. Filming will take place in New Orleans and its surrounding areas.

Roles Available: We are seeking highly skilled Black men and women who are trained or professional dancers. Selected candidates will have the unique opportunity to audition in front of the renowned choreographer Aakomon Jones, known for his work on "Black Panther," "Pitch Perfect," and "DreamGirls."

Types of Dancers Needed:

  • Hip-Hop: Specifically, dancers with experience in Memphis Jookin and Breakdancing.
  • Tap
  • Modern
  • Contemporary
  • Lindy Hop: 1930’s Juke Joint style.
  • Traditional African Cultural Dance (Poro)
  • Irish Folk / Celtic

Job Responsibilities:

  • Attend and perform at auditions.
  • Participate actively and punctually in all scheduled rehearsals.
  • Work collaboratively with choreographers and directors to fulfill the vision of the dance sequences.
  • Perform dance routines as per the choreographer's direction during the shoot.


  • Proven experience in the specified dance styles.
  • Ability to adapt and learn choreography quickly.
  • Strong improvisational skills and stage presence.
  • Previous experience in film or theater productions is a plus.
  • Must be based in or able to relocate to New Orleans for the duration of the rehearsals and shoot.


  • This project pays according to the SAG-AFTRA agreement for dancers.

Company Details
Caballero Casting
Louisiana United States

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