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QUOI DE NEUF AROUND DC

Wednesday, February 8 @ 6:30PM EST | Art History Talk - René Lalique: a visionary jeweler & designer | Online Art Lecture with Tosca Ruggieri 

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Art With Tosca is delighted to offer once again a new series of online lectures for the first half of 2023. Please see below the details on our first lecture of the 2023 season.

René Lalique: a visionary jeweler & designer

Lalique is often seen nowadays as the Glass Master of the Art Nouveau and Art Deco periods. His creations of glass art, jewelry, perfume bottles and vases are infused with a rich variety of influences, from Japanese art to symbolist references. Combining an insatiable imagination with the latest techniques and different art forms, Lalique created a unique art form and timeless pieces. Join me on this lecture to learn more about this breakthrough designer who revolutionized the world of jewelry.

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Thierry Demaizière and Alban Teurlai’s new film LOURDES in theaters on February 8 and 9

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LOURDES, a gentle portrait of the many pilgrims who travel to the French Pyrenees in search of a miracle. This new documentary by Thierry Demaizière and Alban Teurlai is “deeply moving” according to The Hollywood Reporter. LOURDES plays in over 700 cinemas nationwide on February 8 and 9.

Get your tickets now:https://lourdesthemovement.com/

French Language Education Videos | March 11-31, 2023 | $300 for up to 3 hours of filming and a 1-hour rehearsal via Zoom

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PROJECT: ACTFL (actfl.org) is casting students in a series of world language assessment videos for middle school and high school learners. This is part of an interactive video test used in classrooms nationwide.

  • Must be a native or heritage Frenchspeaker. The performance will be entirely in French.
  • Must appear to be between the ages of 12-18.
  • Must be able to read aloud lengthy and complex speaking texts in French using a teleprompter. No memorization required.
  • Must be comfortable in front of a camera and be able to take direction from a language expert.

ROLES:
Portray a Middle School or High School student from another country having a video chat in French with an American student learning the language. Must be friendly, approachable, and engaging.

DATES & LOCATION:

? Filming dates: you will be scheduled for one 3-hour session sometime between March 11-31, 2023. Weekday and weekend sessions are available.

  • Filming will be in-person in Alexandria, VA
  • Current CDC-recommended COVID-19 safety protocols will be followed for in-person filming

COMPENSATION:

  • $300 for up to 3 hours of filming and a 1-hour rehearsal via Zoom. The performer is required to practice the script on their own prior to the scheduled filming date
  • Theatrical permits are required for actors under age 16. A parent or guardian must fill out appropriate forms and mail them in. Instructions on the process will be provided.
  • For actors under the age of 18, a parent or guardian must: 1) sign the permission form in advance, 2) be present during a one-hour virtual rehearsal via Zoom, and 3) be present during in-person filming.l.

TO AUDITION: 

Email us at casting@saplingpictures.com with the following information:

  • Your name
  • Your age
  • The town or city where you live
  • The language you speak and whether you are a native or heritage speaker

Please do not send photos at this time. Any photos or videos submitted before we request them will not be considered. If a role is still available, we will reply with additional information. If under 18, please include your parent or guardian on the email to us.