Casting Talent in the Cruise Industry

The Cruise Industry contributes over $150 Billion in economic activity every year and is expected to grow at a rate of 11.5% between 2024 and 2032! In 2024, 30 million passengers will take a cruise, served by approximately 360,000 crew members with 10% of all crew being directly employed in entertainment services. Over the years, […]


The Lord Mayor’s Christmas Carols Case Study Background: The Little Red Company (TLRC), a production company in Brisbane, Australia, produces the popular Lord Mayor’s Christmas Carols show with 7,000 attendees and 1,000,000 broadcast viewers annually. Handling over 700 applicants for 150 roles posed significant challenges in their talent casting process. Challenges Faced: TLRC were using […]

The Price of Free Tools

Uncovering the Hidden Expenses in Your Workflow Discover the value of owning and controlling a personal talent database in the casting industry. Casting directors are the unsung heroes of the entertainment industry, meticulously matching talent with roles to create memorable performances. While their bustling offices should serve as the epicentre where creativity and passion seamlessly […]

A Tribute to Franco Dragone

Rick Tjia, Co-Founder of JamarGig and ex Cirque du Soleil was recently published in Dance Informa magazine. Outlined below is a summary of his interesting article of his experience working with the world famous,  Franco Dragone. The article pays tribute to Franco Dragone, a visionary in multidisciplinary non-verbal theater, renowned for his ground breaking work […]

Casting Excellence In Action

As a casting director, navigating the talent discovery process presents its unique set of challenges. If you’re keen on an incredible story illustrating the trials of casting, take a moment to witness Rick’s, (JamarGig’s co-founder) remarkable casting story. Amidst vast distances, language barriers, time constraints and even a power outage, he delved into the formidable […]

Partnering Up: JamarGig’s interview with Circustalk’s CEO – Stacy Clark

Interviewer: Andrew Busutill, AB, JamarGig CEO Interviewee: Stacy Clark, SC, Circustalk CEO Introduction:In light of our announcement, I was eager to sit down with you, Stacy, and chat more about CircusTalk so our clients and partners can learn more about this online circus and performing arts marketplace. AB: What was the original impetus to launch CircusTalk? SC: […]

CircusTalk and JamarGig Announce Strategic Partnership

[New York, 6 July 2023] – CircusTalk, the leading online career and casting marketplace for the circus and multidisciplinary performing arts industry, and JamarGig, a cutting-edge SaaS platform for Casting Directors, are pleased to announce a strategic partnership aimed at transforming the way the entertainment industry connects and collaborates. CircusTalk is a global hub for […]