New! FROM STAGE TO SCREEN - 2 Week Online Film/TV Class with Jeffrey Dreisbach, Casting Director/Partner, McCorkle Casting Ltd.

Wednesday, May 5, 2021, 7pm ET / 4pm PT

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Are you an actor who has worked primarily in theater? Are you interested in exploring film and TV?

If so, then don't miss this two week online class that's perfect for actors of all levels with casting director Jeffrey Dreisbach.

Jeffrey casts with his wife and casting partner, Pat McCorkle, for film, TV, theater. Besides casting for Broadway and major regional theaters, some of their noted film/TV credits include the features PREMIUM RUSH and GHOST TOWN as well as CALIFORNICATION on SHOWTIME.

This two week online class is designed to work specifically on TV/Film audition technique, how to work in the medium of film/TV as opposed to stage as well as a greater understanding of the industry as a whole. 

You'll work with him on different TV/films sides that he will assign you in advance. Jeffrey works generously with each actor on their scenes, providing adjustments and overall feedback. He'll work with you on how to bring your energy and true self to the material while working on-camera.

Don't miss this new comprehensive class!

What to Prepare:

For the FIRST CLASS, Jeffrey 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.**

Jeffrey Dreisbach

Jeffrey Dreisbach received his BFA degree from Wayne State University in Michigan. He studied Theatre Performance in London and subsequently moved to New York where he accumulated theatre, film and television credits for over 20 years. Notable performances include film roles in SplashDie Hard 3The Thomas Crown Affair. For TV, Jeffrey was Norman Van Buren on the soap opera, Another World and many television commercials and voice-overs. His last Broadway appearance was as Lt. Kendrick in Aaron Sorkin's A FEW GOOD MEN (Original Cast) which he performed over 500 times.

Jeffrey joined McCorkle casting as a casting partner 12 years ago and has contributed to Broadway, off Broadway, Film and Television casting. McCorkle Casting has cast over 50 Broadway and 60 Off Broadway productions, 65 feature films and countless television projects. His book on Voice-overs, Conversation Pieces Out of the Studio, is currently being used in several BFA and MFA training programs for actors. Jeffrey is the podcast host of "Casting Actors Cast" The podcast for actors in the business of show, heard weekly around the world with over 30 thousand downloads and can be found on any podcast provider.


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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.