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Mandy Monologue Competition: Open for submissions

The Mandy Monologue Competition is back and bigger than ever! Showcase your acting talent, get seen by top casting directors and have your monologue judged by a panel of top industry experts. To top this off we have a list of prizes for the winners totalling over £3,500 including headshot packages, full showreel packages, voicereel packages, professional training and much more. Find out more here. Enter the Mandy Monologue Competition 2019, it's your time to shine. Good luck!


Mandy Surgery: New Diorama Theatre

Fancy producing your own show or need help getting funding for a theatre project? Applications are now open for the next surgery with the New Diorama Theatre. We're giving Premium members the chance to apply to have a FREE 1-2-1 session with David Byrne and Helen Matravers, two theatre experts responsible for staging the work of emerging and established companies. Apply here to attend.

Advice for Actors: Ask Charlotte

In the first edition of the Advice for Actors column, TV presenter & Managing Director at YAFTA, Charlotte Armitage talks about how to keep yourself motivated, the importance of having a day job that you enjoy and much more. Read about it here. Have a question for Charlotte? Email us here and look out for the response in the next newsletter.

Monologue Tips from Noel Goodwin

The director of the BFI Future Film, Noel Goodwin sits down with Mandy News to discuss the 12th BFI Future Film Festival - the UK’s most important film industry festival for young, emerging filmmakers. Noel also shares with us who his dream guest would be and why, what makes him happy about his job and tips for our upcoming Mandy monologue competition. Read it here.

An interview with Casting Director Heather Basten

Best known for casting the film Pin Cushion and Netflix series The End Of The F*****g World, casting director Heather Basten shares with Mandy News how her role at the BFI kicked started her career and what she enjoys most about casting. Read it all here.

The Book of Mormon, UK Tour

Casting for the tour of acclaimed musical The Book of Mormon. This is an one year contract with the possibility of extension. Apply here.

Dog Supplement Commercial, Hitchin

A production company is looking for a female actor who loves dogs. Salary: £400 per day. Find out more information here.

The Hill, London

A production company is looking for female and male actors to feature on a short film. Salary: £100 per day. Apply here.

Robin Hood, Norfolk

A small scale production that would suit people local to Norfolk, or actors who are willing to relocate. Salary: £400 per week. Apply here.


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