Philadelphia: Puppeteers Needed (PAID)

January 30, 2012 in for artists, for film crew, opportunities by admin

Heery Casting is looking for 2 experienced, non-union puppeteers with strong character voices for an 11 minute live action television series to shoot in May/June 2012 in the Philadelphia metro area.

Daily rate is negotiable dependent upon experience ($350-600/day). MUST have hand and rod puppet experience.

Character Description:
-Characters are a song and dance couple with a theatrical background who work in a family run costume shop. Dad is all show and Mom is all business and together they are the perfect show business couple. They are very playful, comedic chickens who love each other, love the business … But most of all love their family, especially their preschooler.
-Scripts will be provided. A reader will read the other parts of the script.
-Puppets will be provided, or feel free to bring your own.
-You will also be asked to improv an interview in character.
-Prepare an upbeat, bouncy show tune to sing a cappella in character when asked during the interview.

To familiarize yourself with Chica, go to http://www.sproutonline.com or Sprout’s YouTube Channel and familiarize yourself with the Sunny Side Up Show.

Please submit a picture/resume to:  heerycasting@gmail.com

Auditions will be on Monday, February 13, 2012.

If selected, you will be contacted with an appointment time, and script.

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