New! Online 2-Week FILM/TV Class with Toula Scordilis, Associate Casting Director, John McAlary Casting

Sunday, April 11, 2021, 4pm ET / 1pm PT

This event is in the past.

Here's a fantastic opportunity to work with this Associate Casting Director whose cast for huge feature films as well as episodic television. Recent credits including the upcoming feature film remake of CHILDREN OF THE CORN and Showtime's THE L WORD: GENERATION Q.

Her new 2-week online class will replicate the "real world" television/film audition process and give you insider industry tips to help you book!

Your first week, you'll bring in a 2-3 page scene of your choice to work on. In your second week, you'll work on a scene assigned to you by Toula.

You'll start off with an informative Q&A, followed by your presentation of the scene with a reader on-camera in a group. Be prepared to take feedback and adjustments.

What to Prepare:

For your first class, please prepare a 2-3 page scene of your choice that you feel best showcases your strengths as an actor. You can select a scene from the General Sides database (link located in your Actors Connection account upon registration), OR bring in your own 2-3 page scene. 

Please email your scene choice AS AN ATTACHMENT (file should be labeled YourName_CHARACTERby 5pm (EST) the DAY BEFORE the event.

For your second class, Toula will select sides for you to prepare based on your headshot and fully completed MY INFO section in your AC account.
Assignments will be emailed 1-3 days in advance. 

Please follow the procedures listed below:

  • Please update your headshot and fill out the MY INFO section of your AC account upon registration.

  • Arrive at least 10 MINUTES before your event is slated to start. Your host will give important information about the event at this time.

  • Instructions and the ZOOM link for access to this online event will be emailed to you in advance. If you have not received the link by 12pm (EST) the day-of the event, please reach out to at least one hour PRIOR to the start of class.

**No recording of any kind is permitted by participants during class.**

**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.**

Toula Scordilis

Toula Scordilis is an Associate Casting Director with John McAlary Casting with extensive experience in both NY and LA. Her career began at the Public Theater/NYSF working with Casting Directors Jordan Thaler and Heidi Griffiths. She then continued her work in casting with Emmy Award-winning Casting Director Avy Kaufman and now Casting Director John McAlary.

Select Associate Casting Director credits: THE L WORD: GENERATION Q (Season 1 & upcoming Season 2), CHILDREN OF THE CORN (upcoming feature), TRINKETS (Season 2), THE OA (Season 1), THE PROMISE, PERSON TO PERSON, WOODSHOCK, ALL WE HAD, SNEAKY PETE (pilot), and Lynn Nottage’s Pultzer Prize-winning drama, Sweat.

Follow this link to view her full credits on IMDB


Sunday, April 11, 20214:00 pm
Sunday, April 18, 20214:00 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.