11 Actors Needed For 2nd Year University Project
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  • Located in London, UK
  • Joined October, 2015
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3 Male & 8 Female Actors/Actresses (possibly more) needed for a Promenade Theatre/Short Film production by 2nd year University of Westminster students.

The Project consists of three separate elements including live performance (on one of two dates either April 12th or the 13th) as well as short films and photography portraying individuals forced into the world of human trafficking.

There are 11 roles needed.

10 of which are characters created depicting the lives of those subjected to slavery and sexual exploitation etc.
As well as 1 key role as the charismatic auctioneer who will be convincing the audience to buy one or many of the individuals on sale.
(We may also need additional actors to portray security personnel to escort audience members through the experience).

We are hoping to hold auditions in the next 2/3 weeks most likely to be held at The University of Westminster (Harrow Campus)
As well as start the film elements of the production throughout March.

If anyone will be interested in finding out more about the production please get in touch to set up an audition and/or for further details.

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The Auctioneer – Hathai Leelapun

Hathai Leelapun is a Taiwanese, charismatic and extravagant woman who oozes confidence. She’s not afraid to be loud or crude, to snatch a man’s attention as it come with the territory with selling individuals off as slaves or for sexual exploitation. There is some vulnerability within her since she is deeply damaged by being present at violent murders as well as meeting individuals who she has connected with on an emotional level who were sold off as slaves or killed.

Females, aged 25 to 35 from London, United Kingdom

  • Ethnicity:
    Asian
  • Minimum Acting experience:
    No previous acting experience
  • Languages:
    English


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Laurent Dupont

Laurent Dupont is a French bisexual drama student. He is fearless and willing to do anything to survive. Because of the nature of the auction two sides of him will come out which he will switch between.
1. A fearless, sensual, flirty demeanour is applied to convince less of a threat buyers to purchase him so he can convince them to set him free.
2. A more desperate more frantic side appears where he will plead with audience members to set him free.

Males, aged 18 to 22 from London, United Kingdom

  • Minimum Acting experience:
    No previous acting experience
  • Ethnicity:
    White / Caucasian
  • Skin colour:
    White
  • Languages:
    English
  • Accents:
    French


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Christian Miller

Christian Miller is a confident, imposing young man from San Antonio Texas, USA. Who is extremely fearless in the eyes of uncertainty. He comes across as a strong leader (mainly from his training as a college quarterback football player). And should show no sign of weakness in front of audience members or other characters (maybe show a hint of stress to put on an act of the” weight of the world” is on his shoulders for trying to take the responsibility for saving everyone from the auction.

Males, aged 19 to 23 from London, United Kingdom

  • Minimum Acting experience:
    No previous acting experience
  • Languages:
    English
  • Accents:
    USA Southern


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Anong Kwan

Anong is a Thai woman seen to be broken, torn and weak in front of the audience as well as her captures. With her being much older she is much wiser then her fellow captive’s, but retains a more pessimistic attitude to being set free and has in some ways accepted her fate as a modern slave and doesn’t fight back. She mainly speaks of her children and how they will never see this world, because of a family taking them in as there own before it was too late. She is also be prone to crying fits.

Females, aged 26 to 30 from London, United Kingdom

  • Ethnicity:
    Asian
  • Minimum Acting experience:
    No previous acting experience
  • Languages:
    English
  • Accents:
    Indian


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Yasmin Allee

Yasmin is a Moroccan quiet young girl who hardly speaks. Yasmin can go from one emotion to another within the blink of an eye to which you can read on her face and essentially she shouldn’t need to talk that much to get her point across. This trait should be amplified to make audience members extremely uncomfortable to be around her.

Females, aged 18 to 20 from London, United Kingdom

  • Ethnicity:
    Black / African descent
  • Minimum Acting experience:
    No previous acting experience
  • Languages:
    English


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Tereza Vasikova

Tereza is a Czech, driven, intelligent, determined young woman who isn’t afraid to get dirty if it means getting ahead. She can be very cold to others as its a barrier built while she was working as a stripper/waitress in her home country. She uses her sexual appeal to grab the attention of the audience members and will use her whole body objectively to gain her freedom on the less intimidating buyers in the room. She is very calculating and will do anything to get her old life back.

Females, aged 20 to 24 from London, United Kingdom

  • Minimum Acting experience:
    No previous acting experience
  • Languages:
    English


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Adrijana Novak

Adrijana is a Croatian woman, whose artistic, flamboyant, party girl image has been turned into that of just a glimmer within her depressive state of mind. Adrijana is a self harmer who is ashamed of her scars and tries to hide them from the audience. As well as displays suicidal tendencies via scratching her wrists with her nails as well as grabbing her throat. Her main priority is to look pretty for the buyers with some hope of freedom.

Females, aged 26 to 30 from London, United Kingdom

  • Minimum Acting experience:
    No previous acting experience
  • Ethnicity:
    Other
  • Languages:
    English


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Mia Perez

Mia Perez is a young Mexican, who fell into the palms of sex traffickers when she was 16 years old. After the man she loved betrayed her by forcing her in to prostitution. She has a very wide eyed personality and has forced herself into self doubt that the man she loves will come back to save her and that he was forced by his cousins to comply with becoming a pimp. This delusion should be portrayed as well as an ill-informed optimistic attitude that what is going on is a false reality.

Females, aged 18 to 21 from London, United Kingdom

  • Ethnicity:
    Latino / Hispanic
  • Minimum Acting experience:
    No previous acting experience
  • Languages:
    English
  • Accents:
    Mexican


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Kiira Feraji

Kiira Feraji is a Kenyan woman who has been trafficked all over the globe since the age of 9 after her parents sold her to traffickers for the rest of the family to stay alive. Over the course of 13 years Kiira became a Heroin addict due to being repeatedly drugged over the years to keep her at bay to cease any harm on the traffickers. She is always on edge, and keeps pleading for her next hit.

Females, aged 20 to 24 from London, United Kingdom

  • Ethnicity:
    Black / African descent
  • Minimum Acting experience:
    No previous acting experience
  • Languages:
    English
  • Accents:
    African


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David Katureebe

David Katureebe is a Ugandan man, haunted by his past life back in Uganda. Where he was ousted by his family and community because of being a homosexual. He is extremely quiet and withheld with his emotions but can tell his fear through his nervous twitches and becomes alive when hallucinations of his past life past life appear causing much distress and mental agony. He also hears the voices of his community and family disgraced by his “life style” which again causes him much pain.

Males, aged 19 to 23 from London, United Kingdom

  • Ethnicity:
    Black / African descent
  • Minimum Acting experience:
    No previous acting experience
  • Languages:
    English
  • Accents:
    African


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Veronika Lomonosov

Veronika Lomonosov is a young Russian girl, who was forced into sexual exploitation. She was brought over to Ireland from her home in Tolyatti, to perform 24 hour sexual services to any gentlemen callers. Veronika has severe nightmares about the night she saw her capture’s being killed by a man who approached them about possible sale of Veronika, before taking her by brute force. She can be timid as well as paranoid. Her ‘tell’ for noticing that she is nervous is playing with/biting her hair.

Females, aged 18 to 21 from London, United Kingdom

  • Minimum Acting experience:
    No previous acting experience
  • Ethnicity:
    White / Caucasian
  • Languages:
    English
  • Accents:
    Russian


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