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Common Chord casting today and tomorrow

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Common Chord is casting this weekend.
The locally produced and written independent movie  is holding their second round of open auditions, March 23 from 9 a.m.- 4p.m. and March 24, from 9 a.m.- noon.  
The film is directed by  Deric Olsen.
 Common Chord is the story of Kyle, a former foster child and talented flamenco guitarist who must become the father he’s never been to his daughter Teigan when  her mother dies.
Teigan’s grandfather wants Kyle completely out of her life. Grandfather, Bill, wants  Kyle to be completely removed from her  life.  The  pain  and  resentment  these two men feel for each other blinds them to the love they  share for the little girl who   connects  them.  As  they both struggle  to  win the approval of the young social worker assigned to forever. Their journey  becomes  an  odyssey of redemption,  forgiveness  and  commitment as they discover what is most important in  their  lives.
 The roles that need to be cast this round are:
 LORI-female,  mid  20s, Attractive,  single  mother  of  Teigan,  weak,  tired  and  stricken;  ALAN- male, mid to late 40s, Owner of  local  lounge, indie music spot, fan  and  supporter of Kyle ; DON - male,  mid  to  late  40s, a professional  and  accommodating  real  estate  agent ; ROGER -male,  50s, Family lawyer,  grounded, intelligent,  devoted  to  his  old  friend  Bill; PAUL - male,  mid  20s; PAM-female,  18-24 ; Worldly,  edgy,  sexy  and  persuasive; FRANK - male,  40s. ; Creative  businessman,  open  but  impatient  record  executive; MRS. COBB- female, 30-40 ; Cheerful kindergarten teacher, Unique, but real, pretty  and effervescent; CHARGE  NURSE-female,  30-40 Concerned,  caring,  personable  and  professional male,  40s. Struggling  and worried,  an  anxious  father  of  a  teenage  girl; ASHLEY - female,  12-15.  A  cute, innocent  and  level-headed;  SOCIAL  WORKER - female,  30s.  A  daily  grind  government  employee ; COURIER-male,  mid  20s.; male,  70s. A  stubborn senior,  preemptively annoyed and cranky when around youth.     
For  more information on these auditions or  to learn more about this project please  visit: .
Shooting runs May 28-June 28, 2012. Those cast will need a commitment of  approximately one to three days during the schedule.
Call  403-380-1885 to schedule an audition. All auditions will be  scheduled for a specific slot.
— By Richard Amery, L.A Beat Editor
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