ADVANCED On-Camera FEATURE FILM/TV INTENSIVE with Meghan Rafferty, Casting Director, M&M Casting
Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 7:00pm
Here's your opportunity to work with this TOP NY CD who is one of the most actor friendly CD's in the biz! Meghan has been casting films and television and teaching on-camera classes in New York City for 15 years.
For this intensive, Meghan will select sides based on your HS/resume submission which you will receive and prepare 1-2 days in advance. You'll work with Meghan ON-CAMERA in a group as she coaches you through your scene in a format that replicates her casting process. She provide you with constructive feedback along with on-camera audition must knows' that she feels are imperative to book roles on a professional level.
It's VERY IMPORTANT to upload your HS/Resume to your Actors Connection online personal profile!!!
PLEASE NOTE: Once scenes have been distributed, if you LATE cancel, we may not be able to replace you.
Meghan is a casting director and actor who, over the past 15 years has worked with some of the most respected directors, writers and producers in the television and film industry.
Meghan is currently producing & casting with her business partner Mia Cusumano. Together they formed M&M Casting. Current film projects in the works that are shooting this summer are: Independent Feature Films ’The Bohemians’, ’I Don't Live Today’ and an Untitled Family Comedy that will shoot in Puerto Rico. Projects in pre-production are: ‘Bang Bang’ and ‘Penelope’ both aiming to shoot in the fall. Other films cast by M&M Casting are: Antartica, Team Marco, Centigrade, Lez Bomb (winner of the Bentonville Film Festival), Dirty Paki Lingerie, Paint, Season 1 of Falling Water for NBC/Universal, the Cannes GoldenLion winner for web-series Lily vs Margo directed by Tricia Brock and the short film Saving Grace starring Ann Dowd.
Past casting director projects include, Paterson directed by Jim Jarmusch, and Season 1 of the HBO series The Leftovers. Some associate casting director credits include: Woody Allen’s Café Society, The Wolf of Wall Street, Hugo, Shutter Island, the pilot episode of Boardwalk Empire and Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close. Meghan also has a passion for teaching, and has taught hundreds of on-camera classes in and around New York City and at numerous universities and colleges across the county. Meghan received her BFA in acting from Adelphi University and an MFA degree from the FSU/Asolo Theatre Conservatory.
When she is not casting, teaching & coaching, Meghan continues to pursue her first love, acting. Being an actor has enriched her career as a casting director and visa versa. She knows first hand the challenges and frustrations that come with auditioning. This career combination allows her to share her experiences with her students from both perspectives. Meghan’s combination of assertiveness, warmth and humor enables her to get the best out of actors. When an actor is relaxed, comfortable and having fun, the audition results are inevitably more positive.
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The following disclaimer is provided specifically at the request of and in accordance with SAG/AFTRA: Seminars or classes are for educational purposes only and will not secure or provide opportunity for employment in the field or representation by an agent or casting director.