Immersive Interactive Performance Casting Call
differencEngine the company behind immersive interactive experiences such as Heist & The People’s Revolt are looking for experienced interactive performers and improvisers for their latest production Hollow Hotel.
These details can also be found on our website – differencengine.co.uk/casting
The Hollow Hotel
This immersive interactive psychological horror draws inspiration from the historical events surrounding America’s first and most terrifying serial killer – H.H.Holmes – the man whose preferred instrument of murder was a hotel.
Monday 5th 17:00 – 21:00
Tuesday 6th 12:00 – 17:00
Thursday 8th 17:00 – 21:00
Friday 9th 12:00 – 21:00
Details, 1hr time slots and the location will be confirmed with those we wish to audition.
6 days spread across the weeks commencing March 26th & April 2nd
A mixture of daytime and evening though no more than a standard working day.
Rehearsals – £90 per day
Performance – £520 per week
There are a total of 8 shifts per week for 8 performers. If a performer does the maximum of 8 shifts the weekly fee would be £520. Please note we are recruiting 11 performers to rotate equally to account for flexibility and time off which may affect the maximum hours available.
Tues – Fri – 17:00 till 22:30
Sat & Sun – 11:00 till 16:30 & 17:30 till 22:45
Performance shifts are 5 ½ hrs in length, including call time.
Previews from April 9th – Ongoing with mutual break clauses after 3 and 6 months.
If you are interested please email headshots, CV and or Spotlight profile to email@example.com
As a company we work with performers to create roles unique to them which will then be rotated through during each show. Each ensemble is unique to each production and so as such this casting call gives an impression of the types of roles we will be casting for.
All roles are cast regardless of ethnicity and gender.
Age range – 25 – 40
Have been with the hotel for a number of years and worked their way up the ranks. Efficient, courteous, disconcerting, good liars, methodical, depraved, calculating, obsessive, enjoy cat and mouse games.
Act as foils to the audience, to gain understanding and insight into them and up end power dynamics.
Long term resident, newlywed, business person etc
Newly checked into the hotel or awaiting check in. There for personal or business reasons.
They also unnerve the hotel guests.
Experience working in immersive and interactive performance and devising skills requested.