Now Casting: “Thought it Was You” Music Video

Now Casting “Thought it Was You,” an R&B/jazz music video for singer/songwriter Zoiea Ohizep which was previously featured on Bob Baldwin’s album, Welcome to the Games. Synopsis: “Thought it Was You” is a music video about a club singer whose eyes are drawn to a woman in the audience who reminds him of a lost love.

Mystery Woman – Supporting, Female, 35-55.

Attractive and seductive-looking audience member. Has a mystery about herself that catches the singer’s attention during his performance. Loves wine drinking.a

Past Girlfriend – Supporting, Female, 30-45.

Full of life, bold, sexy, and playful. She’s the ex-girlfriend of the singer that is seen in flashbacks during romantic times in the past.

See the full breakdown and more info on how to submit at Backstage.

DISMISSAL TIME Short Film Cast Announcement

I’m so excited to be announcing this highly talented group of actors who will be taking part in this very important story that is DISMISSAL TIME. Loosely inspired by true events, DISMISSAL TIME is about a history teacher in a prestigious prep school who makes it her mission to find out the truth behind a vicious cyberbullying incident involving a lone black student in her class. The cast includes Lisa Regina (PRICELESS), Troy Sill, Jay Pastelak, Kat Walsh Oliver Feaster, Kayla Minore, Sarah Dolhansky, Isaiah Faircloth, Denise Spaulding, Dave Goodman, and special appearance by Chris Corulla Jr. (VENDETTA GAMES).

Production to begin this October in locations around South Jersey and Philadelphia.

Visit our project page at our fiscal sponsor Fractured Atlas for more info on how to support: https://fundraising.fracturedatlas.org/dismissal-time-short-film

DISMISSAL TIME is a sponsored project of Fractured Atlas, a non-profit arts service organization. Fractured Atlas will receive grants for the charitable purposes of DISMISSAL TIME, provide oversight to ensure that grant funds are used in accordance with grant agreements, and provide reports as required by the grantor. Contributions for the charitable purposes of DISMISSAL TIME must be made payable to Fractured Atlas and are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.

Nadya Encarnacion Playing “Adella” in THE SAXOPHONIST

We are very happy to introduce actress Nadya Encarnacion as our latest addition to the cast of THE SAXOPHONIST. Nadya will be playing a ballet dancer and love interest to the title character played by Beavin Lawrence. She was a featured model for Linda Nieves-Powells’ Latina Icons tribute to Afro-Latinas in music as the icon Irene Cara, images published in The Huffington Post, Vibe & Latina Magazines. She was last seen on stage playing the role of The Leader in the classic musical ZORBA with the Clay & Wattles Theater Co. at The Gary The Olivia Theater in Bethlehem, CT. Along with her passions for Film/TV & stage, she is also dedicated to juvenile justice. Nadya is a graduate of the American Musical & Dramatic Academy, M.A. from Manhattan College & B.A. from Fairfield University.

Please continue to support the project by visiting the official website to find out how to make a tax deductible donation for the production via our fiscal sponsor the New York Foundation for the Arts and also get your tickets today for the upcoming fundraiser event in Brooklyn on Thursday, June 29.

New Cast Members for THE SAXOPHONIST Announced

After sorting through thousands of submissions and many strong auditions, we are excited to announce some of the latest additions to the cast of THE SAXOPHONIST:

Eric Wheeler as "Sidney"
Eric Wheeler as “Sidney”

Michael Roberts
Michael Anthony Roberts as “Art”

Ronnie Caldwell
Ronnie Caldwell as “Parker”

Ann Flanigan_Headshot_Small File
Ann Flanigan as “Lydia”

2-Ronnatta
Ron’Netta as “Jeane”

jarett_smithwrick_headshot
Jarett Smithwrick as “Carlton”

We will also be announcing our female lead sometime next week as well as new information about a big fundraiser event happening this summer for the project. For more news and updates on THE SAXOPHONIST as well as the new actor bios, be sure to visit the official website where you can donate to the project and sign up for the mailing list. Also ‘like’ the official Facebook page.