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Finetune Your Audition Technique at Actorfest LA!

Learn audition tips from the Casting Director of "Good Will Hunting," "Shakespeare in Love," "The Cider House Rules," "Pineapple Express," "Winter's Bone," "Sex and the City," and "The Help."

One of the key things casting directors and directors look for in actors is their ability to take direction and make appropriate adjustments. Select participants will be chosen to read copy and make adjustments for top casting director Kerry Barden.

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Kerry Barden has been casting for 19 years. He has cast over 200 films, television shows, and plays and has offices in both New York and Los Angeles.

Some of his film credits include "Boys Don¹t Cry," "Good Will Hunting," "Shakespeare in Love," "American Psycho," "I Shot Andy Warhol," "The Cider House Rules," "Unfaithful," "Monster's Ball," "Pineapple Express," "The Visitor," "Conviction," "Winter's Bone," "Conan the Barbarian," "Dolphin Tale, "The Help," "Machine Gun Preacher."

He won a 2011 Artios Award from the Casting Society of America for "Winter's Bone." He was nominated for Emmy Awards for "Sex and the City" and "The Bronx Is Burning."

He has also produced four films, including the award-winning "Conversations With Other Women," starring Helena Bonham Carter and Aaron Eckhart. He is excited to return to Actorfest this year.

Actorfest LA, which is brought to you by Back Stage, the Actor's Resource, will take place on Saturday, November 5th at the California Market Center in downtown Los Angeles.

To help kickstart your career, Actorfest offers more than two dozen exclusive Workshops; Casting Calls; Meet & Drops with Top Casting Directors; a Networking Café; and an enormous Exhibit Hall, at which you can meet with acting teachers, coaches, schools, headshot photographers, and many more vendors who will help you succeed in your career.

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Enjoy your day at Actorfest!

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