PRIMETIME TV COMEDIC and DRAMATIC Class - 2 Weeks with Blaine Johnston, TV Casting & On-Camera Teacher
Tuesday, January 7, 2020, 6:30pm
This event is in the past.
This 2 week on-camera class is not to be missed if you are looking to book SERIES REGULAR & MAJOR RECURRING roles!
Blaine's background is in behind the camera & theater casting and he continues to work in various casting offices in New York City. He most recently worked on the 4th Season of YOUNGER on TVLand. He was the casting director for the short film Mariachi Madness and was/is a casting director for two NY theater companies, RAL Productions and Goldfish Memory Productions.
His strengths are helping actors learn what it takes and the skills you need to land a Series Regular and Major Recurring role on TV.
Currently, he's interested in meeting talent of all types and ethnicities 18+.
In 2 weeks you'll enhance your on-camera audition technique specific to television as well as delving into the business side of what TRULY goes on before, during and after a casting session. Whether you're auditioning for a 1/2 hour comedy or a 1 hour drama, this class will teach you the things you need to know that can help you get the call-back and then book the job.
Having received your headshots and resumes in advance, Blaine will cast you in a scene which will be emailed to you 24-48 hours in advance. The first week you will be working on 1/2 hour comedic material and week #2, 1 hour episodic. You'll start off the night with a Q&A, and then Blaine will begin working with you as the reader ON CAMERA in a group format.
Assignments will be emailed 1-3 days in advance from firstname.lastname@example.org. Please bring in TWO copies of your sides - one for you, and one for your reader for EACH CLASS (with the reader's lines highlighted).
Please upload your headshot and create a resume in your online account upon registration.
PLEASE NOTE: Once scenes have been distributed by Blaine, if you LATE cancel, we may not be able to replace you! This event is limited, so register now!
Always bring a hardcopy of your headshot/resume to class for feedback purposes.
Scenes will be recorded on-camera and made available to you within one week. An email notification will be sent from email@example.com when the clips are available to view and download from your AC account. Videos are for educational purposes only and are NOT to be posted on YouTube, Facebook, or any other public viewing site.
**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.**
Blaine's (he/him) background is in behind the camera & theater casting and he continues to work in various casting offices in New York City. His main focus is Series Regular and Major Recurring roles for television. His independent tv/film credits include YOUNGER on TVLand and a short film Mariachi Madness. He was a casting director for two NY theater companies, RAL Productions and Goldfish Memory Productions. He recently worked on a project for the Penumbra Theatre Company in St. Paul, MN. Visit Blaine's LinkedIn and IMDB page for more info.
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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.