Submission Deadline: Friday, March 11th at 3pm

“The Young Wife” Feature Film

Directed and written by Tayarisha Poe

Starring Kiersey Clemons, Leon Bridges, Judith Light and more

Location: Darien, GA (One hour south of Savannah)

*Please note proof of vaccination is required for this project!

Dancers (Featured non speaking): All ethnicities, all genders, ages 18-60. Seeking experienced dancers (Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Lindy Hop, Zydeco, Swing)

Fitting Date: 3/15 ($60 + $20 gas bump)

Shoot dates: 3/17, 3/21, 3/22, 3/23, and 3/24 (3/21-3/24 will be night shoots)

Rate: $150/10hr + $20 gas bump per shoot date


The Young Wife comes from writer and director Tayarisha Poe (Selah and the Spades). It follows Celestina, 29, on the day of her first wedding. Or not a wedding, exactly, but a party. A party where there’s movement, and Celestina is out of sync. The guests flood in; a storm approaches.


Please submit the following information to with the role you are submitting for as the subject line.
This is local hire ONLY- we will not be providing lodging.
*Please include all information required below or you may not be considered*
City Located:
Phone Number:
US Citizen:
Vaccination Status (please let us know if you have received the booster as well):
Availability for the shoot dates:
Reliable Transportation:
Available to work local hire (no lodging provided):
Role Applying For:
Please note any dance experience (if any):
Please include the following photos:
-One recent chest up photo
-One recent full body photo
— Please make sure your lighting is good- We would prefer that you take them in front of a plain wall or backdrop. We are not looking for professional photos. A photo taken on your phone is fine–

Alexis Leggett Casting
Extras Casting Director
“The Young Wife”