Clapit is the talent discovery app that crowdsources professional and amateur actors straight into film & TV roles. The two winners of clapit’s “Lockdown Love?” open call will perform speaking roles in clapit’s production “Lockdown Love?” by filmmakers Mary Jane Bulseco & Irene Hoylie.Clapit’s production “Lockdown Love?” will be featured and released on clapit’s new platform. Written and directed by award winning filmmaker Mary Jane Bulseco and co-produced by Irene Hoylie.
All people ages 16+ who are legal residents of the USA are eligible to enter. No prior acting experience is required. Open non-union.. There is no charge to download clapit or enter the contest. IMPORTANT: Clapit reserves the right to disqualify any Entrant in breach of the OFFICIAL RULES.
To audition please improvise one of the following character breakdowns:
Option 1: Meg (Female role)
You have been in lockdown for three weeks and have not seen your boyfriend. You miss him and become upset on the phone when you start explaining how you feel. Lockdown is getting to you. Improvise this scene!
Option 2: Jack (Male role)
Your girlfriend is really upset on the phone because you have been separated for three weeks during lockdown. You comfort and appease her and explain you are also having a hard time. Improvise this scene!
HOW TO APPLY
1. Download clapit from the iTunes App Store.
2. Between 27 July 2020 – 8 August 2020, post one 30-second video audition on clapit. Be sure to select “Lockdown Love?”, you should also type your name, your age, and your city & state of legal residence in your post.
3. Invite your family, friends & fans over text, email & social media to download clapit and “clap” (vote) for your performance.
4. Filmmakers Mary Jane Bulseco & Irene Hoylie will choose a male and female winner from the top 5 most clapped female auditions and from the top 5 most clapped male auditions plus the clapback audition. These 11 finalists get the chance of winning the three roles.