Comedy Scholarship 2020 - Applications

Self Test is closed for submissions

EQUITY COMEDY SCHOLARSHIP 2020 Are you a performer with an interest or specialty in comedy? The Equity Foundation is thrilled to announce a new international scholarship opportunity for Equity members looking to further their comedic performance skills. One lucky performer will get the chance to spend 8-12 weeks at The Second City in Chicago, one of the most prestigious comedy schools in the world, and one week with the CBS Television Studios team in Los Angeles, to meet with casting and comedy development executives and attend live comedy tapings and table reads. The winner will also receive $AU20,000 to assist with travel, accommodation and expenses. This Equity Foundation initiative is proudly supported by The Second City, CBS Television Studios, ITV Studios Australia, Media Super and Showcast. PLEASE FOLLOW APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY. YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING. -ACTORS DETAILS ( name, email, location) -QUESTIONS (Equity number, Ethnicity) -PHOTOS AND VIDEOS In this section please submit *BIO and HEADSHOT *SHOWREEL (if available) *SELF TEST (a one-two minute performance of a self-devised character, or a song, monologue OR piece of the applicants’ choosing. However original content encouraged. Please start the video by introducing yourself and saying something brief about what you want to attend The Second City.). NOTE: Please name all files clearly with your name and description ie (JaneWillson_Bio JaneWillson_showreel, JaneWillson_SelfTest). If applying on your phone please click the green lightning bolt icon at the top of page to make your submission


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