#clapithost Open Call

Host Clapit’s Next Open Call & Meet STEVEN SHAPIRO, Executive Producer of November Man!

The #clapithost competition is live NOW through August 6, 2017.

clapit is an app that breaks down the barriers between actors and producers and gives unknown talent the opportunity to land their first big break.

In our last contest, actors competed for speaking roles in a true crime thriller! This time, actors are battling it out for the chance to host a feature film casting call on clapit. The winner will receive an all-expenses paid trip to NYC for the shoot and will meet with Hollywood producer STEVEN SHAPIRO & clapit co-founder/CEO MJ Bulseco. STEVEN SHAPIRO is the producer of 16 films, including The November Man starring Pierce Brosnan.

How to Apply

  1. Download clapit from the app store.

  2. Between July 17 and August 6, 2017 short film yourself doing an improvisation of your favorite film actor for 20 seconds or less. Be sure to show off your charisma and screen presence, and don’t forget to label your post #clapithost.

  3. Invite your family, friends and fans over text, email and social media to download clapit and “clap” your performance.

  4. The clapit co-founders will choose a winner from the top 5 most clapped auditions. Talent will receive an all-expenses paid trip to NYC to shoot the casting call and to meet with STEVEN SHAPIRO and MJ Bulseco!

    There is no charge to download clapit or to enter the contest. Non-SAG-AFTRA talent only please.  Read our Terms and Conditions here.

 Open Call with #HowardNash – casting decisions announced this week 

Producer Howard Nash invited actors to submit a video audition from June 30 -July 15 for a speaking role in Wisper, his true crime thriller shot in New York City this July.

Character Breakdowns

Male: Young cop, cool new wave professional. Night setting, family home, you are a new recruit arriving at the crime scene, viewing a gruesome murder for the first time!

Female: Teresa, from Harlem, best friend of teenage Janine. It’s Janine’s daytime birthday party at her family home and you give a short congratulatory speech about her before they cut the cake. 

Read Terms and Conditions here.

#moveit with @JaryR and @pgalbert on clapit –


Featuring our hosts @JaryR and @pgalbert!
Win studio time and other great prizes! A winner will be announced by the hosts in July 2017. The winner receives a cash prize! Watch out for weekend challenges to win more prizes! Contest ends June 30, 2017.

Read Terms and Conditions here.


Clapit presents #moveit
#moveit hosts: @JaryR and @pgalbert
Music: Kingdom by Naations

Congratulations to our #singit with Leaf winner,
Cypress Whyman, 24, from Baton Rouge, LA

The lucky winner of #singit will win studio time in NYC with @ItsMeLeaf!


Clapit presents #singit with Leaf
Music: Money by Leaf (Remix by TroiBoi)
Video Production: Kash of YAKfilms.com
Follow Leaf on clapit: @itsmeleaf

Congratulations to our first #moveit winner,
Kayla Ellenwood, from Fort Wayne, Indiana

Kayla Ellenwood, a dancer from Fort Wayne, Indiana, won the #moveit Open Call hosted by @iamrichymon and @Erika Citrin. Congratulations Kayla!


Clapit presents #moveit with @iamrichymon and @erikacitrin
#moveit hosts: @iamrichymon and @erikacitrin
#moveit winner: Kayla Ellenwood
Music: Money by Leaf (Remix by Troiboi)

Congratulations to our #danceit with Vickatrillion winner,
Jahaira Resto, 24, from Astoria, NYC

Jahaira Resto, a 24 year old dancer from Astoria, Queens, won the #danceit with Vickatrilion Open Call. Jary was featured in a dance video with Vickatrillion.


Clapit presents #danceit with Vickatrillion
#danceit ambassador: Vickatrillion
#danceit winner: Jahaira Resto
Music: Money by Leaf (Remix by Troiboi)
Video Production: Vongsawat
Choreography: Omari and Shea Mizrahi
Filmed on location in Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Follow Jary on clapit: @JaryR
Follow Vickatrillion on clapit: @Vickatrillion

Congratulations to our #singit winner
Joey Rodriguez, 18, from Oakland, California

Joey Rodriguez, an 18 year old singer/songwriter from Oakland, California, won the first #singit Open Call and recorded his track in the studio with Theophilus London, courtesy of clapit.

Clapit presents #singit with Joey Rodriguez
#singit ambassador: Theophilus London
#singit winner: Joey Rodriguez
Producer: Paul Falcone, Downtown Music Studios
Music: Revenge by Theophilus London featuring Ariel Pink
Video Production: Kash of YAKfilms.com
Studios: Downtown Music Studios, NYC
Follow Joey on clapit: @JoeyRodriguez
Follow Theophilus London on clapit: @TheophilusLondon

Congratulations to our Dancing in the Streets #danceit winner
Richy Mon, 18, from Fort Wayne, Indiana

Richy Mon, our first dance open call winner, was voted by the Clapit community as America’s best new street dancer. Richy was flown to NYC where he performed alongside the best street dancers at an epic battle event in Manhattan, and shot his professional dance reel with choreography and support from Omari and Shea from House of Mizrahi.


Clapit presents Dancing in the Streets
#danceit Ambassadors: Omari Mizrahi & Shea Mizrahi
#danceit winner: Richy Mon
Event: Rep Your Style
Battle Winner: Banks Artiste
Choreographer: Mega Watt
Music: Tattoo by Calmani and Grey
Video Production: Kash of YAKfilms.com
Additional footage: Tom Edwards
Studios: Broadway Dance Center + Ripley Grier Studios