VR Giggles St Marys

Tuesday, 5 September 2017

Exciting opportunity for performers aged 55+ in Western Sydney – be part of a VR project

As part of the GeriActivists project illuminart is looking for Performers, male or female aged 55+ and older.

illuminart are making a Virtual Reality film with the community of St Marys, Western Sydney and are calling for senior people, with an interest in acting and performance, to be part of the production.

This opportunity would suit actors and performers with improvisational confidence in a range of styles or experience like musical theatre, dance, circus or spoken word. We are keen to hear from a diverse range of Western Sydney residents, especially those with an association with St Marys.

This is a great opportunity for senior performers wanting to upskill in new technology as you will learn a new approach to filming using 360┬░ camera perspectives. The films will also be a new type of VR viewing experience for the audience.



If you would like to audition, please email by Tuesday 12th September 2017. Please remember to include your CV, headshot, address, email address and phone number.

Auditions are on Friday 15th September 10:30-3pm in St Marys (venue TBC), You will be able to book in for a half hour time slot. Script and notes will be provided by 13 September. Performers are encouraged to improvise and discuss the project with the directors.

Successful performers will be offered opportunity of a one day trial film shoot in early October 2017 and for which a fee of $200 will be paid.

There maybe further filming days in November through to January 2018.

For more information please call 1300 ILLUMINART (1300 455 864)