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This fall, LIU Brooklyn and Unattended Baggage will be co-producing Kyle Jarrow's A VERY MERRY UNAUTHORIZED CHILDREN’S SCIENTOLOGY PAGEANT - LIVE! based on a concept (and originally directed by) Alex Timbers.


VERY MERRY… is a musical TV special in the style of NBC / FOX LIVE! which will debut on NomadTV on November 10 with other streaming platforms. The special will be taped Off-Broadway at the 14th St Y on November 4th. The majority of the crew will not be needed until mid-October.


As this is technically a graduate student film production, we are seeking individuals to take on the following crew roles in exchange for meals on set and for certain positions. We are hiring the following roles:

Guitarist ($125 stipend; needed 10/28, 10/29, 10/30, 11/2 (day), 11/4 (all day), 11/5 (all day).

Drummer ($125 stipend; needed 10/28, 10/29, 10/30, 11/2 (day), 11/4 (all day), 11/5 (all day).

Production Assistants (daily or weekly metrocard, meals. needed 10/31, 11/1, 11/2, 11/3, 11/4, & 11/5)

Director of Photography: (rate negotiable, needed 11/3 & 11/4 all day).

Rehearsals will begin October 15th, 2022 and will resume for three weeks until the taping on November 4th, 2022. Certain positions will be needed during the rehearsal process, other roles will not be needed until the week of tech (October 30th, 2022).

Interested? Drop us a line at verymerrylive at gmail dot com with a resume and a few short sentences as to why you’d be a good fit for any of these roles. 


James Healy, our music director, doing some last minute transposing for A VERY MERRY UNAUTHORIZED CHILDREN'S SCIENTOLOGY PAGEANT: IN CONCERT (2018) at Greenroom 42 in simpler, pre-plague times.

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