Whiskey Rebellion Project

Casting Call – 1780s – 1790s Living Historians


Cortina Productions is working with the George Washington’s Mount Vernon to produce an interactive theater presentation featuring various crisis that confronted George Washington during the American Revolution and his presidency post war.

Old Timey Casting, LLC. has been asked to coordinate Reenactor & Local talent for this project.

You are receiving this release because of your dedication to accurately portraying the Revolutionary War Era. We are interested in working with the highest quality living historians in  the production of this project. Over the course of this production we have a unique opportunity to accurately represent the uprising during the Whiskey Rebellion. With your help, we can create both an exciting and authentic experience.


Details of the Shoot:


Date: April 7th – April 8th, 2017


Where: 2 Historic Home locations near Mount Vernon, Northern Virginia, USA


  • Hotel accommodations will be provided.


  • Two meals will be provided on set each shooting day.


Pay: 150.00/day + 25.00/day travel compensation.


  • On arrival to set, you will be required to sign important documents related to your participation in the film. This includes an appearance release, a non-disclosure agreement, and appropriate tax forms. Please bring a valid driver’s license & your SS number.   All documents must be signed in order to receive payment. If there are any documents missing we will be in contact with you shortly after the shoot. Payment will be received within two weeks of the completion of services.


Below is a form asking for information we would like from you to help with planning and organization.


Please email the following information:

  • A list of clothing and equipment you may have for some of the specialty impressions we wish to portray. (Whiskey Rebellion)
  • A recent photo of yourself in your impression. For those who have multiple impressions, one photo will suffice in conjunction with the uniforms/equipment list.


Please send these forms to OldTimeyCasting@gmail.com. We will be in contact throughout the following weeks with more information and shoot specifics.

Please submit this information as soon as possible. The sooner you get us the information, the more likely you will be hired.

Thank you, and we hope to work with you soon!whiskey rebellion