Storytelling Pictures is holding an open casting call for a female to co-host a new Grand Rapids, Michigan Television show called "MYGR Weekend." This will be an engaging, fun, and informative 1/2 hour weekly entertainment TV show That will be aired on WXSP, WOTV4 and WOODTV.com. The new show is designed to creatively promote and highlight West Michigan with three hosts who are 20, 30 and 40 something years of age. They will compete against each other for the top suggestions on how and where to spend your weekend based on "Someplace to Eat, Somewhere to Go, and Something to Do."
Each host's suggestions will highlight weekend happenings from concerts to restaurants to conventions, clubs, plays, festivals, movies, community events, parks, parades and off-the-radar recreation. These suggestions become a friendly competition between the three to offer you the best weekend idea. The winning host is determined by a public voting on various social networking sites.
The show will saturate the West Michigan media via multiple television broadcasts, online streaming, website interactivity, heavy social networking, billboards, community marketing and TV commercials.
A launch date of February 2, 2011 is being slated for the Season 1 broadcast kickoff.
The producers are looking for the following co-host:
● Female, 30-39 years of age.
● Non-SAG member (Screen Actors Guild). This is a non-union contract.
● West Michigan resident – within a 30-mile radius from Grand Rapids.
● Outgoing personality, energetic, quick-witted with good interpersonal skills and the ability to improvise.
● A flexible schedule is must.
● Knowledge of downtown Grand Rapids helpful.
● Diverse talent preferred but not mandatory.
● On-camera or public speaking experience preferred, but also not mandatory.
Open Casting Call Details
801 Broadway NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
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Wednesday, November 10, 2010
9:00am - 3:00pm
You MUST bring a recent photo or headshot of yourself. You will be asked to sign in, provide contact information and sign a release giving permission to film your audition.
Production schedule and compensation details will be discussed at final callbacks.