Greetings local actors!
Welcome to another opp for acting experience.
PROJECT: “LUCIDITY: THE MOVIE”: What it means to share your dreams–and what happens if the dreams you have at night turn out to be someone else’s. Lee Ann is stuck in a dead end job as a waitress, her boyfriend is always away on business and no one wants to publish her fantasy stories. Tony is reeling from his best friends’ death, trying to keep his comopany solvent and feelng very lonely. When they start to appear in each others’ dreams, they begin to find a way to escape their realities. Soon, however, they realize that it’s only a matter of time before they must awaken to those realities–alone or together.
LEE ANN: 24-26, aspiring fantasy novelist, frustrated, intelligent, introspective, a lucid dreamer.
TONY: 25-27, a fundamentally good guy, personal contractor, control issues, blames himself for friends’ death.
JORDAN: 26-28, Lee Ann’s boyfriend, a nice guy, blind to Lee Ann’s loneliness and frustration, anticipating marriege to her.
TRACIE: 21-23, Lee Ann’s co-worker at diner, ditzy, talkative, somewhat absent-minded, sexually adventurous, moves from man to man quickly, dreams of having the stability she thinks Lee Ann has.
EXTRAS/SMALLER SUPPORTING ROLES: Inquire via email–the four main roles are the ones who will be reading at the posted audition dates.
PRIMARYAUDITIONS: Sat.-Sun., May 12-13, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., The Weitz Center for Creativity, 320 3rd St. E., Room 136, Northfield, MN. (Directions below).
COMPENSATION: Gas/transportation, small stipend, meals and snacks during shoots, likely able to provide housing in Northfield during shoots/rehearsals.
SHOOTING: In and around Northfield, possibly 2-3 days in Hayward, WI. Rehearsals start Aug. 3; Shooting starts Aug. 13-31. Willing to work around actors’ schedules.
ROUGH ESTIMATES OF SHOOTING DAYS FOR PRINCIPLE ACTORS:
Lee Ann/ Tony: 6-7 rehearsal days; 13-14 shooting days each.
Jordan/Tracie: 2-3 rehearsal days, 4-6 shooting days each.
CONTACT: Anna Swanson, Sam Dunnewold; email@example.com
Pending confirmation of audition time slot, actors will be required to submit headshot/resume via email.
DIRECTIONS: (For local Mpls./St.Paul/Metro actors): Take 35W South to Highway 19 (Lonsdale Blvd.) East. Stay on 19 (which is 5th St. in Northfield), cross river to Union St., turn North 2 blocks. Drive time from the Twin Cities is approx. 1 hour depending on where you live.
As always, seeya at the movies…