Disney is now looking for the young and talented for their upcoming featured film called ‘A Wrinkle in Time’. The production house is head towards Boston, Massachusetts.
The film will be directed by Ava DuVernay who is the director for the upcoming American television series ‘Queen Sugar’ and 2014 historical film drama ‘Selma’ featuring chronicles of Martin Luther King’s campaign to secure equal voting rights.
Written by Madeleine L’Engle, ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ is science-fiction fantasy novel first published in 1963. The story of the novel centers around a young girl called Margaret Murry, nicknamed Meg in the story. Meg is the eldest offspring of her parents Alex and Kate Murry who are scientists.
Meg has three younger brothers, however their father went missing and she misses him much. Meg’s father, who is a government scientist, has gone missing looking for a mysterious object known as the ‘tesseract’.
The book won several rewards such as the Newbery Medal, Lewis Carroll Shelf Award, Sequoyah Book Award It was also a runner-up for the Hans Christian Andersen Award. The book is L’Engles’ first on from the series of novels involving the Murry and O’Keefe families.
The producers for the film are looking for children from the age of 5 to 15 years of age who can play the lead roles for the upcoming new movie.
Casting Directors at Disney would be holding an open session for casting calls on Sunday, 31st of July till Monday 1st of August 10am in the morning to 2pm afternoon.
This Disney open session and audition for A Wrinkle in Time would take place at:
129 Baintree Street,
The roles for which auditions will be held for include:
- 13 to 15 year old girl with mixed race
- 5 to 7 year old boy with mixed race
- 15 to 17 year old boy who is an African American, Asian or of mixed race.
For those who are interested to apply can fill out the talent form on www. BostonCasting.com
Phone: 617 – 254 – 1001
Fax: 617 – 254 – 3003
Applicants are required to register themselves first online for Boston Casting which can be done from here! This will add your information to their files and make you eligible for future considerations as well. There is no charge for this service as Boston Casting is not an agent doesn’t represent the talent.
Required Personal Information includes headshot, resumes and bio information such as:
- Full Name
- Height and Weight
- Clothing size
- Shoe size
- Availability information
- Contact Information (Phone number + address)
Please make to the venue on time, preferences would be given on first come first serve basis. In case you are not a local and you do not the description then don’t apply for these auditions.
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