Open Casting for Actors

MPI Casting - Motion Picture Institute

The Motion Picture Institute in holding an open audition for roles in student films on Saturday, April 16th from 12:00pm – 4:00pm in Troy, MI. Experienced actors are preferred, but all levels are welcomed. Open Auditions are held twice per year. Our next Open call will be held in Winter 2011 (date: TBA).

The Motion Picture Institute (MPI) is Michigan’s oldest and most reputable full-curriculum Film Trade School. For more than a decade, our graduates films have found success in the Independent film industry, on the film festival circuit, and gained nationwide distribution.

Audition Details:

  • MPI will supply your reads. Please advise us of any special skills/talents

  • No sides/reads/scripts available in advance

  • All minors must be accompanied by a parent

  • You will be auditioning for several different student directors

  • Individual directors will conduct call-backs

  • All ages welcomed. All ethnicities/types welcomed

  • Plan for long lines. Light refreshments provided, but keep this in mind especially if you are bringing children or have special needs.

Audition Location:

The Motion Picture Institute of Michigan, Inc. (MPI)
1116 E. Big Beaver Rd.
Troy, MI. 48083

On Big Beaver Road, East of Rochester Road. In the Troy Commerce Center.

NOTE: You can arrive early, but the doors will open at noon. Enter through the Business office door, Suite 1108. We will direct you to the stages and holding suites.


These are not paid roles.

How to Apply:

If you are interested in applying for this casting call please notify us at and attend the open audition on Saturday, April 16th.

Please feel free to contact our office for more information at: 248-528-1760

NOTE: No make-up dates for actors who cannot make this Saturday’s call.