Casting Notice for Full Length Musical Film
Casting for an upcoming Grand Valley film, “You Rascal You”. Although the initial round of auditions is over, we still need to fill a few roles. “You Rascal You” is a Grand Valley State University sponsored full length musical film, written by Christina and Stephanie Choriatis. Looking for actors/actresses available for production during the months of January, early February, and early April 2013
The story is about a young boy Aiden who aspires to become a jazz trumpet player, and ends up learning lessons from a local jazz club musician, Bud. The tale involves their friendship and how the two of them overcome their internal problems of the past through love of music.
Audition Details: (updated)
Tuesday, December 11th from 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Grand Valley State University (Eberhard Center – Room 417)
301 West Fulton
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
- Bud: (Male, African-American, mid 20’s-40): Lead role. Local jazz trumpet player who struggles to overcome the death of his younger brother. By mentoring and befriending Aiden, he overcomes a lifetime of sorrow. Sweet, charming, and has a million dollar smile.
- Calvin: (Male, Caucasian, late 30’s-early 40s): Supporting role. Aiden’s father who prevents his son from achieving his dreams. Can be controlling but mostly still in suffers from his wife leaving.
- Loretta: (Female, African-American, mid 20s—early 30s): Supporting role. Talented jazz singer who works with Bud at the club. Romantic interest with Bud and sang with Aiden’s mother in the past. Smart, beautiful, and sweet.
- Extras: Extras needed for Gospel choir, church members, jazz band members, jazz club attendees.
No compensation for project. Food and drinks will be provided on set for talent.
How to Apply:
If interested in auditioning, please email your headshot and resume to: JazzMusicalFilm@gmail.com