Auditions at Sharky’s Sports Bar

Lyon Productions, the motion picture company which produced such feature films as Minor League, Little Creeps, and Monsters on Main Street is holding a casting call for the feature film “Don’t Wait Til Dawn.” The Open casting Call, held in a cold read format, is open to everyone to attend regardless of experience. Principal photography is slated to begin late March here in Michigan.


When someone is murdered in his town, the local sheriff sets up road blocks and holds everyone passing through overnight for questioning. As everyone is gathered together, it soon becomes evident that one of them may be the killer and as fingers start to point and tension begins to boil over everyone learns that may not be their only problem in a town that’s hiding a secret of its own.

Audition Details:

Saturday, February 9, 2013 from 10am to 6pm

Sharky’s Sports Bar
4050 S. Center Road
Burton, Michigan 48519

Available Roles:

  • SCOTT: Male, late 20′s to late 30′s, Stocky/Out of Shape, A former Mixed Martial Arts athlete with anger management issues. These issues caused him a career but has he grown out of them or are they just buried and waiting to boil over?

  • VINCENT: Male, 30′s to 40′s, slender, a loner with a secret. He seems focused on his own personal mission, but no one else has a clue what it is.

  • CALVIN: Male, 30′s, African American, well balanced and even tempered, is he a genuine good guy who winds up in the wrong place or does he have a secret?

  • CORA: Female, 20′s to early 30′s, African American, attractive, Calvin’s girlfriend, has a habit of pointing blame on others and believes everything is racially motivated

  • FELIPE: Male, late 20′s to late 30′s, Small/Slender build, an artsy photographer who tries to be someone he’s not.

  • YVETTE: Female, 20′s to mid 30′s, Model, self absorbed and oblivious to life around her.

  • JANUARY: Female, 20′s to mid 30′s, Model, her looks are matched by an honest sweet personality but sometimes halos are held up by horns.

  • JAMIE: Male, 20′s to early 30′s, Athletic/Jock look. Stuck in the past and wears a chip on his shoulder from never being more than what he was in school.

  • AUSTIN: Male, 20′s to early 30′s, Jamie’s sidekick who only can go as far as Jamie lets him.

  • MILA: Female, 20′s to early 30′s, Jamie’s girlfriend who doesn’t always see life the same way as Jamie and hopes he can make better choices.

  • ASHLEY: Female, 20′s to early 30′s, Austin’s girlfriend with a follower’s mentality.

  • SANDY: Female, late 20′s to 40′s, a waitress that wasn’t always from the small town she lives in now and hasn’t got rid of all her southern charms.

  • WALT: Male, 50′s to 60′s, hard and gruff he’s never one to hide what he’s thinking regardless if its appropriate or not.

  • STARLA: Female, 20′s to 30′s, Attractive woman who is trying to become a professional hip hop dancer as a way out of having been a former exotic dancer.

  • SHERIFF CARTER: Male, 40′s to 50′s, Tough, mean, and finds a pleasure in being both. He runs his town with an iron first.

  • DEPUTY DANIELS: Male, 30′s, a new deputy on the force who is trying to get past being to much of a nice guy and forgets he’s an authority figure at times.

  • ELAZABETH: Female – late 20′s to late 30′s, beautiful, sophisticated and elegant, she is the owner of the hotel everyone is forced to stay at. She has a sexual flair to her that is very alluring for everyone, male and female alike.

  • SIMON: Male, 30′s to 50′s, a loyal employee of the hotel whom has served Elazabeth for seemingly more years than she is old.


These are paid roles based on experience.

How to Apply:

If you are interested please notify us at For consideration, actors must be in attendance at the audition. You may supply a headshot, full length photo, and resume to: