Call for Submissions: The Syd and Shirley Banks Prize for Emerging Musical Theatre Artists, Acting Up Stage Company

The Syd and Shirley Banks Prize for Emerging Musical Theatre Artists generously provides two musical theatre artists the opportunity to advance their careers through financial assistance, mentorship and increased exposure.

The Prize:

  • A $1,000 cash prize
  • A cabaret created by and starring both winners
  • A featured role in our UnCovered: Billy Joel & Elton John concert
  • Mentorship with industry experts throughout the 2014/15 season

All musical theatre artists are eligible if they meet the following criteria:

  • under 30 years of age
  • residing in Ontario
  • has been a member of Canadian Actors’ Equity Association up to a maximum of three years (if at all)

To be considered for an audition, please submit a headshot, resume and cover letter to Ari Weinberg at ari@actingupstage.com by September 5th @ 5PM

For more info: http://actingupstage.com/education-outreach/banks-prize