Spring Commercials & Agent Showcase with 3 Pros - Casting Director Barry Shapiro and 2 Talent Agents!
Sunday, March 31, 2019, 10:30am
Wonder what its like to be in a commercial or looking for representation?
Work with award-winning Commercial Casting Director Barry Shapiro then perform for TWO Commercial Agents that are actively seeking new talent: Allie Silber from Abrams Artists Agency and Dina Torre from GenerationTV.
Barry has been casting for nearly 30 years and has worked on over 8,000 commercials for top clients such as Kraft Mac & Cheese, Toys R Us, American Express, Verizon, Nintendo, Advil, and many more. Both Talent Agents will also have national commercials with these and similar top clients!
★ Bring three copies of your photo/resume and come as you are, no need to prepare anything else.
★ Family/friends are invited to return and watch the Talent Agent Showcase at 12:30pm, including a Q&A session with all three VIPs.
Click here to see what our past participants have been up to after acting in our programs!
A commercial Casting Director for over 30 years, Barry's casting experience translates to you feeling comfortable in these kinds of auditions so that you BOOK them! Barry is the owner of Herman & Lipson Casting, known for casting over 8,500 commercials to date.
He's recently cast commercials for GOOGLE, TACO BELL, McDONALDS, NFL, REVLON, MILLER BEER, DICK'S SPORTING GOODS, VOLKSWAGEN, BAYER ASPIRIN and MACARONI GRILL to name a few.
Barry was voted "Favorite Commercial Class" twice by BackStage Readers!
Dina Torre, Talent Agent, Head of On-Camera at GenerationTV
Dina has been representing Kids & Teens at GenerationTV since 2002. Since then, she has helped build careers for Chole Mortez, Bella Thorne and Elizabeth Gillies. Currently, you can find Dina’s clients on everything from Tide commercials to televisions shows as Two and ½ men, The Jim Gaffigan Show, Difficult People, Blacklist and many more. Also, clients on Broadway, presently, playing Kim in Miss Saigon and the national tour for School of Rock. Dina is always happy to add to her client list with talented young actors.
Allie Silber, Talent Agent, Head of On-Camera Commercial, Voiceover & Print
Founded in 1977, Abrams Artists Agency represents talent with principal offices in both Los Angeles and New York City. Abrams Artists Agency also boasts a highly-regarded youth entertainment division and has a well-established alternative and digital programming group, with an impressive line-up of social-media influencers who reach a wide global audience.
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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.