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by admin
Fri Apr 26, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: General Conversations
Topic: New members - please check your messages
Replies: 61
Views: 35405

Re: New members - please check your messages

Thanks Yorkshirepudding

There is only me running the boards and twitter and Facebook pages so no welcome messages anymore. Trying to work full time cope with a new diagnosis of MS and do all this means something has to give. All welcomes appreciated.
by admin
Thu Apr 11, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: Auditions 16-20
Topic: Black Teenage girl playing age 14 must be over 17
Replies: 0
Views: 588

Black Teenage girl playing age 14 must be over 17

casting for black-British teenage girls for NFTS diverse directors scheme short film. Please see flyer & apply ASAP. Must be over 17 but playing age 14. Paid. Lflinncasting@googlemail.com

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by admin
Mon Apr 08, 2019 5:21 pm
Forum: Auditions 0- 8 yrs
Topic: Girl aged 4/5/6 playing 4 and boy 6/7 playing 6
Replies: 0
Views: 609

Girl aged 4/5/6 playing 4 and boy 6/7 playing 6

New casting opportunity: I am currently casting the Child Actor parts on the new tv series ALABAMA ALABAMA - "You have to pass a test to drive a car, but they’ll let any idiot be a parent. Nobody stops you before you have a child and makes you go through a rigorous screening process to see if you’re...
by admin
Thu Sep 13, 2018 8:24 am
Forum: Can You Help?
Topic: Musical (in London) with good acting scenes?
Replies: 5
Views: 1115

Re: Musical (in London) with good acting scenes?

Fun home. Based on a novel and deals with a coming out story.
by admin
Tue Aug 14, 2018 1:25 pm
Forum: Castings and Auditions
Topic: Rates of Pay
Replies: 3
Views: 1263

Re: Rates of Pay

Rates do vary. A commercial is usually a day rate of between £150 and £500 per day plus a buy-out but younger children are often less. Children in the UK don't get residuals (repeat fees). The buy-out will depend on usage so a TV advert will get more than an internet advert as an example and across ...
by admin
Fri Aug 03, 2018 9:47 am
Forum: Can You Help?
Topic: Braces
Replies: 10
Views: 1649

Re: Braces

We faced this issue a few years ago, and took the view that long-term healthy and straight teeth were more important than any job. Ironically as teenagers' braces are so common now that they are sometimes requested in jobs. That being said they can affect speech for a few weeks as they adjust to the...
by admin
Tue Jul 31, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: Can You Help?
Topic: messaging others on the forum
Replies: 5
Views: 1326

Re: messaging others on the forum

I don't know why notifications aren't going out. I am working behind the scenes on launching a more up-to-date site so its possible something has been deactivated. I will look in to it.
by admin
Tue Jul 10, 2018 2:45 pm
Forum: Agencies
Topic: Article mentioning kids agencies
Replies: 0
Views: 1323

Article mentioning kids agencies

Looking for agencies have a look at this website: We got a mention too! https://filmsonashoestring.com/child-actors/
by admin
Mon Jul 09, 2018 3:46 pm
Forum: Castings and Auditions
Topic: Chaperone Qualifications
Replies: 6
Views: 1803

Chaperone Qualifications

Below is some highlights from an email I received about a training course that could be useful for many of you on this site: Last year after many years treading the boards working as a chaperone. I gained experience from AD’s and Production - Co ordinators, and I wrote a training programme. I am ve...
by admin
Tue May 01, 2018 4:04 pm
Forum: Castings and Auditions
Topic: DD is writing a musical!
Replies: 4
Views: 1254

Re: DD is writing a musical!

Good on her. What a great experience and how lucky are you both to have such a supportive school.
by admin
Wed Jan 10, 2018 4:54 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Mental health in performing arts
Replies: 43
Views: 9062

Re: Mental health in performing arts

I am a dreadful administrator I missed this thread until just now I'm sorry. Can I firstly say I won't take the thread down. I thing frank, kind and open discussion is always the best way to go and as has been said on this thread more awareness of mental health issues is clearly needed. Please have ...
by admin
Wed Dec 13, 2017 5:10 pm
Forum: Gossip
Topic: Les Miserables TV series
Replies: 12
Views: 6987

Re: Les Miserables TV series

Gavroche has now been cast.
by admin
Thu Aug 31, 2017 2:51 pm
Forum: Castings and Auditions
Topic: any news?
Replies: 8
Views: 3734

Re: any news?

To be fair the young man referred to is a very experienced actor and incidentally son of the original owner of this site. Like life itself some people facially age differently to others and whilst it may yield lots of work being able to play down it can also preclude the opportunity to get leading a...
by admin
Fri Aug 25, 2017 8:32 am
Forum: Can You Help?
Topic: Accent coach - irish midlands
Replies: 2
Views: 1743

Re: Accent coach - irish midlands

Not sure where you are so hard to be specific however, have you tried approaching local universities or drama courses they usually have staff who can teach dialect? In the past I used the Central School of speech and drama in London. Also there are some very good websites that provide dialect tapes ...
by admin
Tue Aug 08, 2017 12:27 pm
Forum: Castings and Auditions
Topic: Great job for the CV. Tiny Tim at the RSC.
Replies: 0
Views: 1428

Great job for the CV. Tiny Tim at the RSC.

This has just come in but hurry not a lot of time. RSC - A Christmas Carol Casting brief - TINY TIM We are looking for obviously small Tiny Tim x 3 to play at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford on Avon 27th November - 4th February. A Christmas Carol Rehearsal to be in London from 6th Septemb...