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April 6th - 8th, 2018
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017
ADVANCED On-Camera TV/Film INTENSIVE with Meghan Rafferty, Casting Director, M&M Casting
After receiving a BFA from Adelphi University and an MFA from the Asolo Theatre Conservatory, Meghan began an acting career that has spanned over 15yrs. She began an additional career in casting some 13yrs ago- when casting director/actor Marcia DeBonis asked for her assistance while casting pilot season for 20th Century Fox Studio. From there she went on to work for various casting directors in New York City. Meghan was the casting associate on such films as: Cafe Society, The Wolf of Wall Street, Shutter Island, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, Hugo and the pilot of Boardwalk Empire... to name a few. Meghan recently co- cast Season 1 of ' The Leftovers' and the soon to be released ‘Paterson' written and directed by Jim Jarmusch. She was the casting director on this years new thriller ‘Falling Water', airing on USA and the Artios nominated web-series ‘Margo vs Lily' as well as the recent independent comedy film ‘Lez Bomb' with her partner in crime Mia Cusumano.
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.
This is a wonderful opportunity to be coached by an expert in TV and film!
Space is limited!
Meghan's past casting credits include: Morning Glory starring Harrison Ford, Rachel McAdams and Diane Keaton, the HBO pilot of Boardwalk Empire, The Aviator, Prime, Imaginary Heroes, Broken Flowers, Away We Go w/ John Krasinski and Maya Rudolf and My Own Love Song w/ Renee Zellweger and Forest Whitaker. In addition, Meghan worked with Bonnie Finnegan for two years where she cast the short-lived NBC drama Kidnapped and various pilots for Paramount/CBS.
*** Scenes will be recorded on-camera. As a courtesy, your video clips will be made available to you within a week. An email notification will be sent when the clips are available to view and download from your Actors Connection account. Please note: from time to time technical issues do occur. As a result video clips are a courtesy, not a guarantee.***
It's VERY IMPORTANT to upload your HS/Resume to your Actors Connection online personal profile!!! PLEASE NOTE: Once scenes have been distributed by Meghan, if you LATE cancel you will NOT be replaced!
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 7:00 pm
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.