The Matthew Agency holds open model Walk-Ins on the 1st Wednesday of every month.
Any potential model age 16 and older may attend.
At the Matthew Agency we represent many different types of professional models with a variety ages, sizes and ethnicity. We are extremely selective with the models we choose to represent. We are looking for female models that are 5’8” or taller and for male models that are 6’0” or taller. We currently do not have a petite division or children’s division, models must be age 16 or older.
The Matthew Agency only accepts local models through our open model walk-in that takes place on the first Wednesday of every month. These are open to male and female models of any ethnicity fitting the requirements above.
MODEL WALK-IN TIMES:
10:00am – NOON
2:00pm – 5:30pm
Models may arrive at ANY time during the open walk-in hours. Bring a portfolio of images if you have one (not required). Please wear a well fitting t-shirt or tank-top and jeans. Women wear heels. Every model will be asked to fill out an Audition Form. Our audition process includes an interview, runway walk, and snapshots. Potential models should plan approximately 1 hour of time.
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(Note: Other than the exception below (60 miles away), we do NOT accept model submissions through email or Facebook. Please attend one of the open casting dates if you are interested in becoming a model with the Matthew Agency. No need to call ahead.)
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. How do I become a model with the Matthew Agency?
A. Simply attend one of the open walk-in casting days mentioned above. We DO NOT accept email submissions, Facebook submissions, or phone call submissions for models at this time.
Q. What do I need to bring to an open walk-in casting?
A. If you have a portfolio of CURRENT PROFESSIONAL images or a current resume, please bring those with you! Women should bring heels for walking. If you do not have a portfolio, don’t worry!
Q. How old do I have to be to model with The Matthew Agency?
A. The open walk-in casting calls are for models ages 16 and older, up to any age. We do not currently have a children’s division.
Q. Are there any height, size, or type requirements to model with the Matthew Agency?
A. We are looking for female models 5’8” and taller and men 6’0” and taller, with very few exceptions. We will evaluate each model on an individual basis to determine what they can bring to the agency roster.
Q. Is there a fee to join the Matthew Agency?
A. No. There is no fee to sign with the Matthew Agency. However, there are some basic and standard set up costs to be on the Matthew Agency’s website. This will be explained during contract signing.
Q. What can I expect at the walk-in casting?
A. Models will be asked to fill out a form, giving current measurements and information on any recent experience as a model. You will be interviewed by one of the casting directors for the agency, and asked to walk. You will have your picture taken. Finally you be given an opportunity to ask any questions you may have about the agency. It is a short, simple, painless process. (Men who express interest in forms of modeling involving their physique will be asked to remove their shirt).
Q. How should I dress for the walk-in casting?
A. Simple is best. A well-fit t-shirt or tank top and a pair of jeans will do. Women wear heels. Men, be prepared to remove your shirt for a portion of the audition. Women should keep make-up light and simple.
Q. Do I need to bring a parent?
A. We ask all potential models under the age of 18 to please bring a parent or guardian with you.