OST encourage our students to explore and gain experience through diverse projects & collaborations. Being a theatre school swarming with talent, we occasionally receive requests for various acting needs.

The opportunities listed below are from 3rd parties and are unrelated to the Ottawa School of Theatre, unless specified otherwise. Any questions or concerns must be directed to the contact listed within the listing.

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The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

9th Hour is seeking performing artists to join the company and be part of the cast of the 2023 production of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. Those auditioning should enjoy or be open to working in a style of physical ensemble theatre, singing chorally, engaging the imagination, and exploring the story’s themes and ideas. For the full audition notice, please visit click here.

The Pavilion

We are seeking two child actors for an upcoming PAID ($1,600 flat fee + compensation for travel and rehearsals), NON-UNION, indie production titled ‘The Pavilion’ filming July 14-22 at Oiseau Bay Family Resort (accommodations & meals provided for child & accompanying parent), and July 26-31 (4 days total; date range includes rain dates; at Ottawa-based day locations).

Both roles are non-speaking.
Brother, Age 8-11, sensitive, quiet, curious
Sister, Age 8-11, takes charge, protective, watchful
**Sibling pairs are welcome! Fraternal and identical twins are also welcome to apply.**

Casting is open to individuals in Ottawa, Gatineau, and surrounding areas. Actor must be a Canadian Citizen or a Permanent Resident with a valid work permit. Must be available for all filming dates.

We will audition for these roles on June 13, 4:30pm – 8:30pm at the Digital Arts Resource Centre (2 Daly Ave.). To book your audition appointment, submit your headshot & experience to NicoleBedfordFilms@gmail.com. For more information, click here.