New! HOW TO NAVIGATE THE BUSINESS DURING UNPRECEDENTED TIMES Online Intensive with Craig Holzberg, Agent/Owner, Avalon Artists Group - Bi-Coastal Agency!

Friday, April 23, 2021, 6:30pm ET / 3:30pm PT

This event is in the past.

Showbusiness has drastically changed due to the pandemic.

A former actor in the LA and NY markets and currently the owner of AVALON ARTISTS GROUP, a bi-coastal, full service talent agency, Craig has the inside track on what it takes to navigate the business and find the right agent for you during these unprecedented times.

"WHAT ARE THEY LOOKING FOR?" is one of the most commonly asked questions when actors are seeking representation.

In this 2½ hour business intensive, Craig will share with you:

-Do's and Don'ts
-Making a Great First Impression
-Correspondence/Following Up
-Cover Letters
-Sign or Freelance
-Selecting the Right Headshots
-Reading for an Agent
-Knowing Your Brand
-Do You Need a Manager
-Classes and Networking Seminars
-Union Affiliation and MUCH MORE!

A great opportunity to get the inside scoop from one of the most respected, actor-friendly agents in the biz!


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.

**Actors Connection classes and programming are for ADULTS (18+). With permission, some teens (14+) are allowed to take adult programming. To inquire about getting permission, please send an email to:**

**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.**

Craig Holzberg

Craig began his career as an agent at TalentWorks in NY. He decided to return to Los Angeles in 2005 where he opened his own full-service talent agency, Avalon Artists Group.

Avalon Artists Group is a bi-coastal agency, also with offices in Atlanta, Chicago and Miami. Craig is truly a bi-coastal agent as he splits his time between NY and LA and is always looking for new clients. He began his career in the entertainment industry as an actor in LA, later moving to NY and working first in the Fashion industry before switching gears again, coming back to the entertainment industry as an agent.

Avalon Artists Group has had great success representing actors met through Actors Connection in NY and LA, and we are thrilled at the numerous possibilities this presents for our actors on BOTH coasts and in other markets across the country. Avalon Artists Group currently has clients on Broadway, National Tours, in feature films, on network and cable television series and national commercials.


Friday, April 23, 20216:30 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.