“Real North Carolinians” needed. No prior acting experience is necessary. A Texas Pete hot sauce commercial will be filmed in Winston-Salem and organizers said they’re looking for actors. An open casting call is set for this Thursday at Altair Casting (703 Coliseum Plaza Court) in Winston-Salem.
A large number of people are needed, including two kids, between 8 and 15 years old, who look like siblings. They must be active and be able to ride a bicycle. Interested? Children should come between 12 and 3 p.m. Adults from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Participants are asked to bring a current photo and should be available for callbacks on Saturday with the director. Participants will be paid for their roles. Casting officials said the commercial is planned to be shot the week of July 22 and participants must be available to work 12-hour days.
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Ninth Annual Texas Pete Twin City RibFest June 6-9 in downtown Winston-Salem
The Texas Pete Twin City RibFest, a four-day food festival will be downtown at 500 North Marshall Street (on the corner of North Marshall and Fifth Streets) in Winston-Salem. The festival will be held Thursday, June 6 through Sunday, June 9. There will be nationally known ribbers at the event, including Pigfoot (OH), Carolina Rib King (SC), Big Boned BBQ (TN), Texas Outlaws (KY), Porky Chicks BBQ (AK), Honey Bees (NC), Poor Piggy’s (NC), Carolina Smokin Johns (NC) and Winston-Salem’s own Bib’s Downtown.
The festival will also include performance stages with local music acts. Admission is only $7 for adults, and there are several ticket packages if you plan on bringing your crew. Children 12 and under are admitted free. Parking and other details are available on their Web site. For more information visit http://twincityribfest.com