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February 20, 2008
Casting call for local models

Kevin German/Sacramento Bee, August 2005

Can you walk the walk? Can you strut your stuff? If modeling is part of your resume, there's a casting call next weekend for both men and women to participate in a show called "Imagine: Where Fashion, Art & Music Unite." The show is being presented by the International Academy of Design & Technology, a less-than-year-old local college for super-creative types, like fashion and interior designers and visual communications majors.

The school's fashion design students will present their spring/summer collections, and they need models for the show. The casting call is from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 1 at the school, 2450 Del Paso Road, Suite 250 in Sacramento.

The requirements?

* Men should be 5-foot-11 or taller with a waist of no more than 32 inches.
* Women should be 5-foot-8 or taller and wear a dress size 0 to 6. They should wear or bring heels for the runway walk.

Both men and women should have clean hair and no makeup. The fashion show is March 28, so models will need flexibility in their schedules for fittings and a walk-through prior to the event. For more information, call (916) 285-9468 and ask for Denise Reed, the chair of the school's fashion department.

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