Casting Call ! Contact Abhinay !!

Casting call:

Opera Australia is seeking

1x female actor,

5x male actors and

2x male dancers of South-East Asian backgrounds


for their new production of


The Pearlfishers


To be directed by Michael Gow.

His production will play in the Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House throughout the months of January through March.

Casual contracts will be offered to Sydney-based actors/dancers, provisionally commencing from week of 7 December 2015 and concluding Saturday, 12 March 2016.

All roles are non singing / non speaking.

The performances will be:

2016 January 15, 21, 23, 27, 29, February 5, 9, 12, 15, 18, 20, 23, 27, March 3, 5, 8, 12


We are looking for Actors/Dancers of South Asian descent:


  • 1x female Indian actor; older (45 ”“ 65); tall; slim;
  • Priest – 1x male Indian actor; older (60s/70s) man with a beard, fairly slim;
  • Dascoit – 4x male Indian actors; ages 20 to 35; strong, surly build;
  • Knife Fighters/Pearl divers – 2x male Indian dancers; ages 20 to 35; tall, lanky builds; must be comfortable in loin cloths; fight choreography involved.



Please email asap, if you think you could fit any of these parts and would be able to commit to the dates mentioned above.


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