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South Asian Classically Trained Indian Dancer Needed for Lead Role


Lead Role:

ANITA, female:

- 17-28 years of age, or can pass for 18;

- South Asian heritage - Indian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi, Sri Lankan, Tamil, Nepalese, Indo-Canadian, Indo-American, etc.;

- Anita looks 18 but has the duality of appearing older;

- Physical appearance can vary. Not as important as being trained in any Classical Indian dance style as listed below:

** MUST BE A TRAINED DANCER IN: Bharatanatyam, Kathak, or Odissi classical Indian dance. Preferably also ballet, jazz or modern, but not required.

** MUST BE ABLE TO DANCE and be comfortable with ghungroos.

Project Type:  TV Status:  Non-Union Salary:  $50.00/day Ethnicity:  Any Ethnicity
Sex:  Female Age:  all ages Role:  Dancer City:  Toronto

The audition takes place in-person on Tues July 23rd, location TBA. Actors/Dancers are requested to send photos or video, and brief bio to: [email protected] with "Dancer Anita" in subject line.

Applicants unable to attend, and/or who may reside out of Province, may submit electronically up until Thursday July 25th to: [email protected] with "E-audition Request" in subject line;

Details will be sent out to those who submit via email: [email protected].

Project Details

Short Synopsis:  "SPINNING" is centered on a young dancer of South-Asian heritage. She is classically trained in the style of Bharatanatyam, Kathak, or Odissi classical dance. She lives in the West and is bound to her familial roots deeply embedded in a country not her home. Classical Indian dance. These art forms. This is the language she speaks.
Casting Director:  Rochelle Cummings
Company:  TBA
Deadline: EXPIRED (799 days ago)

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