SKYDANCE casting call

On Location Casting and VT Films is holding an OPEN CASTING CALL for PAID Extras and Local Actors for the Feature Film "Skydance".


We will be filming in the Brownsville, TX area from July 24th to August 20th and are looking for local residents to work as Extras and Actors on our show. All applicants MUST be US citizens and have valid photo ID and social security card. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!!!!


During the Open Call, we are specifically seeking Hispanic and Caucasian men, women and children – ALL ages to work as Cowboys, Police Officers, Drivers with Pickup Trucks, Burlesque and Exotic Dancers, Day of the Dead procession in costume, Mariachi Band, Vendors, Tourists, Military types, Hispanic Families and various other extra and speaking roles. All positions are PAID.






WHEN:   Saturday – July 14th, 2012

                10:00am to 12:00pm for Camille Playhouse Actors and Talent

                1:00pm to 4:00pm for General Public Locals


                Sunday – July 15th, 2012

                10:00am to 3:00pm for General Public Locals


WHERE: Camille Playhouse

                 1 Dean Porter Park

                 Brownsville, TX  78520


HOW:     Just show up during casting hours ready to have a photo taken! If you are able to attend the Casting Call it is NOT necessary to complete a talent application on our website (please DO NOT do both as it will create duplicate talent profiles!)


If you are NOT able to attend this open casting call, please visit our website at and fill out a FREE Talent Application (*make sure to upload 1-2 recent photos and include your phone number!!).  Online registration is open to ALL interested extras & actors, ALL ethnicities and ages. It is NOT necessary to pay for the 'active' upgrade account. You may also "like" us on Facebook for up to date casting information on this and other OLC projects.


For further information email us at:  Please DO NOT email us your availability for work!



OLC is seeking a Local Hire (Brownsville area) CASTING ASSISTANT for a temporary assignment our upcoming Feature Film "Skydance".

Looking for a smart, organized, fast learner with great communication (written and oral) & people skills and a positive attitude to assist with local Principal and Extras Casting.

Duties include but are not limited to: researching local talent, posting casting notices, recruiting new talent, scheduling interviews & auditions, heavy outgoing and incoming phone work booking talent, maintaining organized casting lists, taking photos of talent, data entry, working with online talent database, checking in talent on set, reviewing talent paperwork, coordinating with Producers and Assistant Directors, running errands (MUST have good knowledge of local area) and much more.

Work would require FULL AVAILABILITY for duration of Prep and Shoot. Work days average between 10-14 hours per day and we will be working a (6) day work week (Monday-Saturday with Sunday off). Work times vary based on production shooting schedule and will likely include some very late nights & very early mornings.

Interview date: Thursday 7/12/12
Work start date: mandatory intern trial run on either Friday 7/13/12 or Saturday 7/14/12. IF hired, you would start work on Monday 7/16/12.
Work finish date: Job ends on Saturday 7/18/12

Pay rate is $123.25 per day

Previous Casting experience helpful but not required. NON-SMOKER ONLY!

Please send resume with list if relevant experience or qualifications along with a cover email ASAP to: with subject line BROWNSVILLE CASTING ASSISTANT. ***LOCAL HIRES ONLY!!!***



Improv Comedy Show casting call is open to anyone willing to try out.  If you have experience, great!  If you don't, that's ok too, we will teach you the games and rules of Improv Comedy!  This is your chance to do something crazy and fun.  Improv Comedy is a fast paced unscripted performance that is made up right on the spot! Come out and join our team.
Saturday July 14th 3:30pm
Braught Memorial Theater
525 S. Kansas Ave., Weslaco, TX 78596