The first casting call for our Western series CONTENTION will be held on June 5th at The Old West Chuckwagon restaurant located at 339 S 4th St. in Tombstone, Arizona. You MUST schedule a time slot to audition. If you have not already, contact Travis Mills at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule your audition.
Below you will find a list of characters we are currently casting. There will be more characters to audition for at future casting calls. You MUST be prepared for this audition. We have included sides for each character as a pdf. Click the hyperlink below the character description for the sides.
Here are some additional details about the CONTENTION production:
Compensation – 50 dollars plus travel expenses for all speaking roles
Location – Gammons Gulch near Benson, AZ
Tentative Dates – March and April of 2022. Number of days needed dependent on role.
Rehearsals will be mandatory and there will be no compensation these sessions.
40s to 60s – Male – Caucasian – Physically commanding presence – Retired Army Sgt. Major and right hand man for Colonel Steel. Horse riding/Fighting/Weapon skills are a plus.
40s to 60s – Male – Caucasian – Physically commanding presence – Leader of a notorious outlaw gang. Horse riding/Fighting/Weapon skills are a plus.
40s to 60s – Male – Domineering persona, tough guy who runs the town saloon
30s to 40s – Female – Caucasian – Average Body Type – Secretive and manipulative, runs the town store
30s to 50s – Male – Caucasian – Average Body Type – Intelligent but tough, town physician with hidden past. Horse Riding/Fighting/Weapon skills are a plus.
20s to 30s – Male – Rowdy, cutthroat outlaw. Horse Riding/Fighting/Weapon skills are a plus.
DEPUTY WILL JACKSON
20s to 30s – Male – Caucasian – Young demeanor, well-meaning but inexperienced Deputy Marshal of the town. Horse Riding/Fighting/Weapon skills are a plus.
50s to 70s – Male – Educated, nervous newspaper man. Horse riding skills are a plus
20s to 60s – Male – African American – Strong, wise town blacksmith