Primetime TV Festival - ON CAMERA! Showcase to 6 TOP NY Casting Directors All in ONE DAY! AM Session
Saturday, January 25, 2020, 10:45am
Our biggest and most popular event! SHOWCASE to SIX INCREDIBLE Casting Directors who focus on Primetime TV and the upcoming NEW TV SEASON all in one jam-packed morning!
You have the option to bring in your own 2-3 page Film/TV scene, or select one from our General Sides database (link located in your Actors Connection account upon registration). Please bring in TWO copies of your chosen scene - one for you, and one for your reader (with the reader's lines highlighted). Please submit your scene selection to email@example.com for approval.
The day will start with a informative Q & A, then scenes with a reader ON CAMERA presented to half the guests, short break, and scenes reworked on the basis of the earlier critique for the other half of the guests. The panel we've assembled is not to be believed!
Scheduled guests are:
Alan Scott Neal, Casting Associate- recently joined a top NY film/TV Casting office! Recent projects include EUPHORIA for HBO, UNCUT GEMS starring Adam Sandler for A24, MANIAC starring Emma Stone and Jonah Hill, and THE LOOMING TOWER. Alan's recent projects include a multitude of projects with the legendary CD Avy Kaufman.
Nick Peciaro, Casting Associate, Judy Henderson Casting- Nick just wrapped season 1 of the new Showtime series CITY ON A HILL, now airing. He also recently cast several award-nominated Off-Broadway w
Rebecca Birstock, Chrystie Street Casting - Recent TV credits include EMILY IN PARIS (TV LAND), DIETLAND (AMC), and pilots for Showtime, ABC, TNT. Recent features include: PET SEMATARY (Paramount), OTHERHOOD (Netflix), SEE YOU YESTERDAY (Netflix), LUCE, BLOW THE MAN DOWN, and YES, GOD, YES. Rebecca is a proud Angeleno and graduate of the UCLA School of Theater, Film, and Television
Lisa Kitay, Casting Associate, Suzanne Ryan Casting - Some of Lisa's recent projects include Season 3 of BLINDSPOT, Season 2 of THE TICK and DECEPTION. Previously, Lisa was with the powerhouse office Bowling/Miscia Casting and has worked on a variety of TV series and pilots for CBS, FOX, etc.
Erica Hart, Casting Professional - Erica has been casting for over 10 years on many high profile projects. She has cast projects that have screened at SXSW and Cannes and are streaming on Netflix and Amazon. Currently, Erica is the Casting Associate for a new cable show and a new show on a streaming network that will both premiere in 2019. Erica Hart graduated from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, where she studied film and television and was previously the Casting Coordinator of Casting for a Primetime Network in NY casting series regulars for numerous pilots and currently running series.
Lain Kunin, Casting Associate - She has worked on several high profile projects including NBC’s MANIFEST, Marvel's LUKE CAGE, IRON FIST, THE DEFENDERS, THE PUNISHER, DAREDEVIL, JESSICA JONES and more. Prior to that, she was at Mackey/Sandrich Casting where she worked on Season 1 of NBC's SHADES OF BLUE and at the Roundabout Theatre Company/Jim Carnahan Casting where she worked on a variety of Broadway, film, and television projects including the Oscar nominated film, BROOKLYN and television series, GLEE. Currently, Lain is working on two network series and one streaming series.
*Please note, Guests are subject to change!
Advice and feedback will be brilliant and will immediately affect your audition results! Plus you'll walk away with written feedback from the guests.
Scenes will be recorded on-camera and made available to you within one week. An email notification will be sent from videos@actorsconnection.
**Please keep in mind that all programs at Actors Connection are for educational and professional development purposes. Participating in any class or event is not a promise of employment.**
PLEASE BRING IN SIX HEADSHOTS AND RESUMES (stapled together) FOR THIS EVENT. You will hand your headshots to the guests directly before your turn on-camera.
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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.