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Casting Calls for Teens
It’s never too early to start auditioning. While some parents are guarded about letting young children be exposed to the high pressure world of show business, teenagers are another matter. Today with the competition as fierce as it is to discover the next big thing many talent scouts are scouring the teen market for the next Zac Efron and Justin Bieber. Being discovered early is a great way to launch a career in singing or acting and many auditions now feature
casting calls for teens
where producers, directors and casting agents are eager to spot the next teen sensation.
Casting call auditions for teenagers are no less intense than regular casting calls, and in some cases may be even more competitive. Hungry, determined and eager, teens know they are in demand for many productions including reality shows, Disney movies and a host of commercials and ads. The teen market is bursting with opportunities and the more casting calls you attend the better your chance of being discovered.
From boy bands and Nickelodeon to High School Musical and Beverly Hills 90210 the market for teen entertainment has been around for decades. A lucrative business that spawns everything from record deals, merchandising and TV shows, the teen entertainment industry never seems to slow down. Every year a new fresh face pops up on the cover of magazines and in the headlines for concerts. Who says you can’t be next?
As with most casting calls, those geared towards teenagers are typically held in New York and Los Angeles. You will also find teen casting calls in other major cities including Orlando, Atlanta, Dallas and Chicago since these cities have big advertising agencies and record companies that are always on the look out for something young and new. Orlando is a big market for teenage performers since it is the headquarters for Disney, a huge production company for family-oriented entertainment that often features kids and teenagers. Being able to attend open casting calls in these markets increase your chances of being discovered early on.
If you aspire to be a singer, dancer or actor and want to get started as early as possible be on the look out for teen casting calls that are set up to discover young talent that can be cultivated and grown into a star.
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