montpelier print & online still photo

**CASTING COMPLETE**

Arvold Casting is searching for adults and children of ALL ethnicities to appear in a print and online still photo advertisement for James Madison’s Montpelier. Real people and families, actors and models are welcome to submit! Prior experience is a plus but not required.

Client: James Madison’s Montpelier
Ad Agency: Payne, Ross & Associates
Photographer: Aaron Watson
Casting Company: Arvold Casting
Casting Director: Erica Arvold
Casting Associates: Meghan Apostoles & Claire Cundiff

Shoot Dates: Wednesday, May 11th and Thursday, May 12th, pending weather (one half-day shoot for each role)
Shoot Location: James Madison’s Montpelier in Orange, VA
Pay: $350 flat (plus 10% agency fee if appropriate)
Usage: Full buyout (including print and online still photo advertisements) in perpetuity.
Audition Dates: In person Thursday, May 5th – Friday, May 6th in Charlottesville, VA, or via virtual photography if necessary

Seeking the following roles:

[FATHER] (Late 20’s – Mid 30’s) Male. African American, Asian, or Hispanic. Nice looking, natural appearance with a pleasant attitude and ease in front of the camera. Able to ride a bicycle. Real family units are encouraged to submit.

[MOTHER] (Late 20’s – Mid 30’s) Female. African American, Asian, or Hispanic. Nice looking, natural appearance with a pleasant attitude and ease in front of the camera. Able to ride a bicycle. Real family units are encouraged to submit.

[CHILD] (Age 3 – 8) Male or Female. African American, Asian, or Hispanic. Nice looking, natural appearance with a pleasant attitude and ease in front of the camera. Able to ride a bicycle or tricycle. Real family units are encouraged to submit.

[OLDER MAN] (60’s – 70’s) Male. Caucasian. Nice looking, natural appearance with a pleasant attitude and ease in front of the camera. Comfortable with dogs and walking on trails. Real couples are encouraged to submit.

[OLDER WOMAN] (60’s – 70’s) Female. Caucasian. Nice looking, natural appearance with a pleasant attitude and ease in front of the camera. Comfortable with dogs and walking on trails. Real couples are encouraged to submit.

ONLINE SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS:

If you are available and appropriate for this project, please follow the instructions below.

1. Please fill in our online form at the following link: MONTPELIER AD SUBMISSION FORM

2. Please send a recent snapshot or selfie and a short paragraph or sentence introducing yourself to [email protected].

Use the following SUBJECT HEADING for your submission email (personalized to YOU):

First and Last Name, Role, Montpelier Ad, City and State (where you are based)

For example: John Smith, Older Man, Montpelier Ad, Charlottesville, VA

Once you have emailed your photo & introduction AND filled out the online form, your submission is considered complete!

Thank you for following our instructions! We will be having auditions by appointment ONLY. Submitting does not automatically guarantee you an audition, but it does put you in consideration for one. We are only able to respond to those submissions we select for auditions, but we sincerely appreciate your interest! Please email any questions to [email protected].

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