Casting calls for 100+ films
THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII'S Academy for Creative Media is holding auditions this week for 100 to 150 short films, many of which will screen in film festivals around the world.
These short films offer a rare opportunity for local actors to develop skills in film and gain professional recognition.
The academy is looking for men and women in the age groups of 50 to 80, 31 to 49 and 18 to 30, as well as boys and girls ages 6 to 17. Older local actors are especially encouraged to audition.
Open casting calls:
Leeward Community College: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. tomorrow, Lab Theatre
Windward Community College: 3 to 5 p.m. tomorrow, Palanakila Building Room 224
University of Hawaii-Manoa: 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday and 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Friday, Crawford Hall, Room 105
Castle High School: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Castle Performing Arts Center
Nanakuli High School: 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, A Building, ACR-2
All auditions will be videotaped. Actors will read "cold," and are not required to bring anything prepared. Those who wish may present a monologue not more than one minute long. A picture and résumé are preferred but not required.
On the Net
» Information on the program and directions to audition sites: www.hawaii.edu/acm