Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
SEEKING: SCOUT ELF BRAND AMBASSADORS for THE ELF ON THE SHELF: A CHRISTMAS MUSICAL to do press and PR for 2021 non-Equity North American Tour.
This casting is for character PR brand ambassadors for The Elf on The Shelf: A Christmas Musical, a musical based on the lore and beloved holiday tradition created by Chanda A Bell and Carol V. Aebersold and NOT casting for the national theatrical tour.
Casting two STRONG actors, improvisers, and performers of all ethnicities, races, gender identities, ages, body types & abilities! We are seeking diverse and inclusive performers with vibrant, youthful personalities to promote this upcoming tour! These positions will act as the voice of the brand with several public appearances, radio & television interviews, with some prompts and talking points, but with a strong ability to improvise, entertain and professionally represent the brand and tour. This role may also include a full body costume character at some appearances.
Please submit your headshot, resume and a link to an Unlisted video on YouTube or Vimeo to (email address). In your video, please start with a full body slate stating your name & current location. Following your slate, please tell us a memorable, funny or traditional holiday experience or recite a brief comedic monologue. Remember to be engaging & entertaining! It’s totally up to you, just show us your fun, authentic self! Your video should be under two minutes in total. Deadline for submission is (date). Callback interviews will receive an email with further details.
STRICT COVID PROTOCOLS AND GUIDELINES WILL BE FOLLOWED FOR THIS PROMOTIONAL TOUR. MILLS PRESENTS IS PROMOTING A FULLY VACCINATED ENVIRONMENT FOR THE CREATIVE TEAM OF THIS TOUR.
WE WILL BE ACCEPTING TAPED SUBMISSIONS FOR OUR INITIAL APPOINTMENTS. CALLBACKS WILL BE VIA ZOOM OR IN-PERSON AS NEEDED.
Required Skills & Qualifications
· Valid driver’s license required
· Must be willing to work through the holidays in November and December
Opens: November 8, 2021
Closes: December 15, 2021
(All dates are subject to change)
Initial Auditions: Collecting Taped Submissions
Callbacks: Via Zoom or in-person as needed
Weekly rate is $684 plus $50 per day Per Diem
Travel and accommodations are provided when required.
Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org – Referencing Req. # EOTSBA1021 in subject line.
Due to the volume of applicants, we are unable to reply to all submissions.
No phone calls or office visits, please.
Mills Entertainment is committed to creating an atmosphere that observes engages and promotes diversity and inclusion in all areas. We strongly encourage applicants of all ethnicities, races, gender identities, ages, and body types, and abilities to submit for this project. We are actively seeking a team which is inclusive and strive to promote a process and production that expresses the multidimensional society in which we live.The work we do is exciting, challenging, and enjoyable. We are seeking applicants with a passion for live entertainment and a desire to join the industry’s leading team.
November 1, 2021 - December 15, 2021
684/week plus per diem