Auditions for Film!


Mystery Meat

PRODUCTION COMPANY

Pamplemousse Productions

PRODUCER(S)

Kay Metchie, Val Lopez, Kaayla Whachell

DIRECTOR(S)

Kay Metchie

Casting Director(s):
Kay Metchie
UNION STATUS

Non-Union

PROJECT TYPE

Film

STUDENT PRODUCTION

No

COMPENSATION DETAILS

This is a low budget short, however an honorarium will be given to the actors, as well as a copy of the completed project and food.

AUDITION DATE(S)

Jan 22, 2018

AUDITION LOCATION

Self Tapes

SHOOT / PERF. DATE(S)

Feb 24-25, March 3-4

SUBMISSION DEADLINE

Monday, January 22, 2018

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS

Please follow link to respective sides, then a self tape to ksmetchie@gmail.com

PROJECT SYNOPSIS

Mystery Eats is an up-and-coming restaurant, that is if the head chef, Harriet, can control her anxiety. After a bunch of not so glowing reviews, Harriet has one more chance to wow a renowned critic, if she can just get this pink fluff off her food.

HARRIET
AGE

20s-to-30s

GENDER

Female

DESCRIPTION

20s-to-30s, any ethnicity, female. The head chef at an upcoming restaurant, Mystery Eats. However her overwhelming anxiety is currently causing her to make mistakes and obsess about the giant pink Rabbit causing havoc in her kitchen. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1M1PFMnnkEJptFSAypL1mHHtSgYZ0-vb7/view?usp=sharing

AMY
AGE

30s-to-40s

GENDER

Female

DESCRIPTION

30s, any ethnicity, female. The owner and Maitre-D of the restaurant, Mystery Eats. She’s calm and collected. she’s a strong believer in Harriet’s talent, even if at the moment Harriet is running around the kitchen after some invisible entity. She’s trying to get Harriet to focus before the critic comes, and gives them a review that could make or break the restaurant. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1M1PFMnnkEJptFSAypL1mHHtSgYZ0-vb7/view?usp=sharing

Michael Lemieux
AGE

40s-to-50s

GENDER

Open

DESCRIPTION

40s-to-50s, any ethnicity, any gender. Michael is a renowned food critic. However, beneath his stiff and overdressed demeanour, Micheal harbours his own secret anxieties. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1cblc2NNfUuyH-mR1F7rZ2Ivg5zM5lOrO/view?usp=sharing

PINK RABBIT
AGE

any

GENDER

Open

DESCRIPTION

Any age, any gender. No lines, clowning position. The Pink Rabbit is the embodiment of Harriet’s anxiety. Good body movement and comedic body work. No malicious, more of an annoying distraction. No sides, please send an example of body/clowning work

ADDITIONAL CHARACTERS

Line Cook – Any gender and Age, One line
Waitress – Any gender and Age, One line

Background
Kitchen Staff – Any genders and Ages
Wait Staff – Any gender and Ages
Various couples eating dinner – any gender and Ages