AVAdventure Productions is looking to cast a variety of acting positions for a 2017 William & Mary Orientation video to be filmed during on various dates, July 31-August 11.


The video features eight college freshmen establishing healthy relationships with their roommates and overcoming various difficult situations throughout their first year. Topics addressed in the video include substance abuse, sexual assault, and stalking. The video will be utilized alongside a panel discussion during William & Mary’s new student orientation programming.


The full commitment ranges 2-4 dates (depending on the role cast) between July 31 and August 11, 2017. Actors will be asked to provide their own appropriate attire for the shoots. Most filming will take place during the day (8 AM-5 PM) with one shoot taking place by night.

Pay is $250 per filming day, which includes time spent for memorization of lines. Filming will take place on campus at William & Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia and all actors are responsible for their own transportation. A meal will be provided on all filming dates.


AVAdventure is looking to cast for the following roles:

All characters are college freshmen, appearing to be 17 or 18 years old.

  • PEYTON – Male, Computer Science student who prefers communication via text messaging
  • TONI – Male (Caucasian), laid back English student
  • JAMIE – Male (African American), calm and collected Biology student, athlete, animal-lover
  • CASEY – Female (non-white), Marketing student, California free spirit, carefree musician
  • KIM – Female, confident, self-aware Government major, in a romantic relationship with Brook
  • ALEX – Male, shy and smart Analytics expert, enjoys sports and video games
  • BROOK – Female (African American), driven Biology major, in romantic relationship with Kim
  • SAMANTHA – Female, social and friendly Computer Science major


Auditions will be held on Saturday, July 22 in Richmond, VA at the Coalition Theater (8 W. Broad Street) from 10:00 AM to Noon. Email to sign up for a 30 minute slot (10:00, 10:30, 11:00, or 11:30 AM). Those unable to attend the auditions can submit existing video acting experience via email for consideration.


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This casting call is available as a downloadable PDF.