Interview & Showcase with MICHAEL CASSARA, Casting Director, Michael Cassara Casting, only $30! (By Approval for Kids & Teens)

Q&A/Monologues or Songs ONE on ONE

Friday, January 18, 2019, 7:00pm

Price: $30.00

This seminar is suggested for Kids & Teens with some professional experience that are ready to meet a casting director.

Your resume and profile will be reviewed to decide if you are ready for this event so please be sure your information is up to date or email your photo/resume and any video links to You will receive an email if you are approved 1-2 business days after your submit for consideration.

Michael has had his own casting company since 2003. If theater is your thing, then seeing Michael is a MUST, but he's recently taken on a number of very exciting film projects as well!

Start with a half-hour group Q&A and learn about Michael. Then privately meet and interview with him during your one-on-one meeting. This event runs around one-hour.

• Prepare a monologue OR song to perform for Michael during your one-on-one meeting. • Your performance piece should be fully memorized and coached. Suggested time is around one minute, and no longer than two-minutes total. • If you choose to sing, please print and bring your sheet music for the accompanist.

Some favorite theater credits include: Spamilton (two year off-Broadway run, also Chicago company and national tour), Gigantic (Vineyard Theatre), Forbidden Broadway (most recent two off-Broadway editions and cast albums), I Love Lucy® Live on Stage (2014-2015 national tour), The 12 (Denver Center/world premiere), Heat Wave: The Jack Cole Project (dir. Chet Walker), A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum (starring Richard Kind), The Yellow Wood (dir. BD Wong), The Molly Maguires (dir. Sheryl Kaller), Closer Than Ever (20th Anniversary tour) and many more.

Recent film credits include: The Hyperglot (dir. Michael Urie, Artios nomination for Excellence in Casting), Grantham & Rose (dir. Kristin Hanggi) and Contest (dir. Anthony Giunta). Michael began as an actor, and started his career on the "other" side of the table with Johnson-Liff Casting. Upcoming projects include the new musical adaptation of Mr. Holland's Opus and the 2019 national tour of Spamilton.

Visit and "follow" him (@michaelcassara) on Facebook and Twitter. After a Q&A he'll see your monologue or song ONE on ONE.


Friday, January 18, 20197:00 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.