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Actorfest NY Workshops Announced

Actorfest NY Workshops Announced

Backstage has just released its Actorfest NY schedule, with classes being taught by top casting directors in television, film, theater, commercials and voiceover.

Actorfest NY is being held on November 17, 2012. These workshops are selling out quickly, so book your ticket today.

Workshop attendees will also receive a complementary meet-and-greet pass, offering a brief one-on-one opportunity to meet with a top casting director.

Workshops include:

  • The CD and You with Judy Henderson, Emmy-winning Casting Director of Showtime's "Homeland."
  • Film Casting with Paul Schnee of Barden/Schnee Casting, Casting Director for “Pitch Perfect” and “The Help.”
  • Stage versus Screen Auditioning with Ilene Starger, Casting Director for “Music & Lyrics” and “Night at the Museum”;
  • Surviving as a New York Actor: Alaine Alldaffer, the casting director for Playwrights Horizons on the art of being an actor in New York and how to maintain your love of the work while overcoming the challenges.

Click here to see the full workshop schedule.

And don't forget Actorfest NY live auditions. Confirmed auditions for NY:

Auditions for Sony Music's new Rat Pack singing group; Jackie Reid’s talent management company L’il Angels Unlimited, and Walt Disney. 

Open calls with Marci Phillips, ABC's Executive Director of Casting; talent manager and producer Geoffrey Soffer, casting director for “Ugly Betty”; Kate Boka, associate casting director for the Broadway and national tour productions of  “Book of Mormon."

There will also be auditions for Grant Wilfley Casting, Alison Rinzel of AR Entertainment (former Director of Casting for CBS), and APM Models.

Don't miss out! Book a workshop ticket today, or sign up for a preferred package and gain access to mulitple workshops. Click here to sign up for Actorfest.

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