The Gaiety School of Acting

The National Theatre School of Ireland


Castings and Jobs

Actresses Needed!

Actresses are needed to play late teens, with strong physical theatre/dance skills and anarchic capabilities.
Performance is 22nd Sept. in Killarney Cultural Centre. Fees are 500 euros to include 4 rehearsals in Dublin, and performance. Travel and accommodation provided.
The piece connects to the Repeal movement, it’s called she had a ticket in mind. It will be a semi-staged reading.
Any interested performers should send their CVs to
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Santa Claus Needed!

Casting 12th of August in Ashbourne, Co. Meath. I am looking for an inspiring Santa Claus lookalike for paid video work.

Shoot location will be in the Ashbourne area.

Production beginning at the end of September and running for several weeks. R

Rates of pay will vary on the number of videos  completed.

Contact Patrick on 0862646293 or at 01 8350525 or by email


The Gaiety School of Acting is not connected with any of the castings posted on this page, unless otherwise stated.


Interested in improving your performing CV? We have a masterclass in Stage Combat taking place on August 12th – spaces limited, so book now!

Physical Comedy Actor Needed

Physical comedy actor required to step into comedy sketch show for the Summer. check out for idea of the style. Fast Learner. Rehearsal start next week. We’ll be seeing selected  people in the International bar tomorrow Friday 23rd.

500 rehearsal fee total for 2 weeks. Flexible hours.

Performance 90 euro per show. circa 35 shows

Submit to


The Gaiety School of Acting is not associated with any of the castings on this blog unless otherwise indicated.


Trying to up your Casting & Audition game – check out our Casting & Audition Workshop on the 29th July! Find out more here!

Families & couples needed for supermarket advert

A leading Irish supermarket is looking for families and couples to take part in a TV ad campaign.
We are looking for real Irish families and couples to film real family moments with.
Whether you’re young, old, in-between, married or not – we would love to hear from you. There is no experience needed whatsoever.
We are in particular looking for:

  • Couples expecting their first baby
  • Same-Sex Couples
  • Nuclear Families of all ages
  • Big Extended Families (Grandparents, Grandchildren, Cousins etc.)

Please fill in the short application form here, and we will contact you with more information.


The Gaiety School of Acting is not affiliated with any of the jobs advertised here, unless otherwise indicated.


Don’t forget our summer courses for adults, teens and kids kick off at the end of June and continue throughout the summer! See here for more information.

Casting: 2 Female Stormtroopers

Filming a second Stormtroopers Fan Film in February in Cork.  The pilot episode Stormtroopers received a great positive reception despite the budget and resource constraints.

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Stormtroopers was a short fan film of an ATAT Stormtrooper Platoon shot down behind Rebel lines. It was directed by Anouk Ratnawibhushana and edited by Toby Bajrovic (Writer & Director of the Red Hood: The Fallen)

More Information at


  • 2 experienced diverse young actresses as a pair of female Stormtroopers in the platoon.
  • The troopers need to convey emotional depth, leadership and be “soldier fit”.
  • Ruby Rose attitude. Red Hair a plus.
  • Paid role, full costume provided.

To Apply:

Email Headshot; CV & Profile Link (If Available) to Micheal Fitzgerald: 

Deadline: Fri 27th January 2017

Filming takes place 2 Days end February in Cork

Casting: 4 Actors for A Man for All Seasons

Clontarf Players are seeking 4 actors for thier production of  Robert Bolt’s ‘A Man for All Seasons’. They will hold readings this Thursday 26th January at 7.30pm
2 x Females aged 30 – 45 years
2 x Male aged 25 – 40 years
Performance Dates    7, 8, 9 April 2017
Rehearsals                   Mon  &  Wed  7.30-9.30pm
This is a non-commercial and unpaid production
Contact Breffni Mc Guinness
087 2836571

Casting: Male Actor for Paid Short Film Role

Male actor required for short film, playing age 35 – 45 years.

Film is based in Berlin so must speak German.

One or two days shooting in a Dublin location in February.  Dates and location TBC.

Please send photo and any relevant experience.

Standard Equity fee for low budget short film will be paid.

Director’s contact:


Please note that castings on this blog are not associated with The Gaiety School of Acting, unless otherwise stated.


Applications now open for new Film+ course – Find Out More

Casting 3 Actors for Griffith College graduate film (15-17 min short film)

“I did it for the love” is a 15-17 minute short film about a 14-year old boy, Lyosha, who witnesses the verbal and physical abuse of his mother Nadia by the older brother Kazimir. As the situation is about to escalate, Lyosha in the fear for his mother’s safety, comes up with a plan to stop Kazimir. This, however, just brings greater tragedy to the family.

-Lyosha (lead role): 14-20 years old, male
-Nadia (supporting role): 40-50 years old, female
-Kazimir (supporting role): 22-30 years old, male

*The characters are Russian, but any nationalities can apply. Russian language knowledge is not necessary; however being able to speak in a Russian accent is an advantage.

 Audition Dates: 06/07/08.01.2017 (other dates can be agreed as well)
Location: Griffith College, Dublin
 Shooting Dates: 28/29.01.2017 and 04/05.01.2017 (all to be confirmed)
Location: Dublin 8

Email your info to


Courses are now booking up for Term Two in all our adult and kids courses. Book now!

Two actresses wanted!

Looking for a young girl (about 13-16 years) and a woman (ca 45-55 years). Preferably with red hair. The characters are the same person at different ages. The film shoot is in Limerick School of Art and Design on 19 & 20 December. The young girl does not have any lines. A small salary (and accommodation plus travels if needed) is offered. Contact artist Johanna Lecklin on for more information.
Johanna Lecklin is an artist/ filmmaker from Finland. She is working on a film down in Limerick and is looking for two actresses. Any advice or interest would be appreciated!


Don’t forget, term two at The Gaiety School of Acting starts in January 2017 – see our website for information on all our courses.

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