YAI CASTING CALL FOR P.O.C. YOUTH PERFORMERS - "HOW THINGS STAND"

YAI CASTING CALL FOR P.O.C. YOUTH PERFORMERS

THE DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED!!!

 

Young Artists Initiative is looking for P.O.C. youth performers ages 12-19 for its upcoming new original production of “How Things Stand.” 

 

No audition required. Register for the project and you are automatically in the production. :)

 

LIMITED TIME OPPORTUNITY: The first 15 participants to register and mention this “SPECIAL OFFER MNPLAYLIST CASTING CALL” will have their $50 registration fee completely waived! 

TO REGISTER: Email Headshot/ Photo and Resume to matthew@youngartistsmn.org.

 

REGISTRATION IS OPEN WITH LIMITED SPOTS AVAILABLE!

What is "How Things Stand"? It is a a devised-piece workshop by youth in the Eastside Saint Paul/ Greater Twin Cities Community.

YAI is very excited to share with the youth performers and the Eastside of St Paul this new focused moment of programming to its 2018 year! Many families have asked for another YAI performance opportunity to happen during the October/ November/ December slot in the year. Ask and ye shall receive!

Project Description:
What is the status-quo? Who is it for and why do we follow it? This theatre workshop will be about exploring this topic. Youth ages 12-19 will have the opportunity to create 1-2 pieces of poetry/spoken-word, rap, dance, or movement and merge it into one script around the topic of: the status quo. P.O.C. Youth can become their own actor, playwright, director, and even designer of their pieces through writing and performance. 

Director: Malick Ceesay (YAI Alumni)

Rehearsal begins on October 29th, 2018, with a five-week process ending in performances the weekend of Dec 7th/ 8th, 2018. Strike/ Cast Party December 9th, 2019.

Registration will be currently waived (IT IS FREE!) till November 11th. 

Additional Registration forms/ Materials will be available via www.youngartistsmn.org on October 7th, 2018 with more information.

Program Structure:
Youth Ages 12-19
Amount of youth participating: 10-16
Five weeks
Mon-Thu 6:30-9pm at YAI Rehearsal Space 
Deadline for application: November 11th

New Works Piece sponsored by and located at:
Young Artists Initiative
463 Maria Avenue, Saint Paul, MN, 55106

For more information on YAI please visit www.youngartistsmn.org
For more information about this production please contact matthew@youngartistsmn.org 

 

LIMITED TIME OPPORTUNITY: The first 15 participants to register and mention this “SPECIAL OFFER MNPLAYLIST CASTING CALL” will have their $50 registration fee completely waived! 

TO REGISTER: Email Headshot/ Photo and Resume to matthew@youngartistsmn.org.

 

Thank you,

Matt

 

Matt Berdahl, Artistic Director

Young Artists Initiative

www.youngartistsmn.org

(651) 222-5437

matthew@youngartists.mn.org

 

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Matthew Berdahl
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