FREE! MENASA Actors Diversity Open Call

MENASA actors perform a monologue online for a panel of TV & film VIPs

  • Starts May 8
  • Online (Zoom Link Will Be Sent To Selected Performers)

About The Event

Actors of MENASA (Middle East, North Africa, and South Asia) decent are invited to submit for our upcoming Virtual Open Call and perform for VIPs! Only 1 percent of TV actors are Middle Eastern, North African, reveals first ever study of its kind presented by the MENA Arts Advocacy Coalition (MAAC). It's time to make a positive change. To be considered for an appointment time, please book this event and check-out. You will NOT be charged. ✭✭✭ Booking this event does NOT guarantee you an appointment time. ✭✭✭ ✭ 1. Due to the high demand for appointments, only a limited number of MENASA actors will be confirmed and emailed an appointment time with the Zoom link. ✭ 2. To submit, performers must be of MENASA decent, at least 9 years old and able to legally work in the United States. ✭ 3. Appointments will be scheduled for Saturday, May 8, 2021 at a specific time for each actor between 10am and 2pm PT. All performers will be notified by email no later than May 4, 2021 with an update on if you are selected or not. ***WHAT TO PREPARE: Selected performers should prepare and present a one-minute monologue online to a VIP panel of film and television industry talent representatives including top Los Angeles, New York and regional casting pros, talent agents, managers, directors and producers. Studio For Performing Arts LA is proud to to help performers of MENASA descent raise their acting profile and visibility with this Diversity Initiative. Our team strives for equality and to amplify the voices of performers from underrepresented groups, especially in the film and television landscape. Space is limited and actors are encouraged to book ASAP to be considered for an appointment!

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Courtsey

Space is limited. As a courtesy to others, a 10-day advanced cancellation notice is kindly requested. For Zoom events, we suggest you log-in early and make sure your audio/video settings are working.

Contact Email

These programs are for educational purposes only, do not guarantee employment and are bonded with Old Republic Surety Co. (Bond #W150384425) as required by CA State Law.

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