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The Casting Director's Master Class: IN COMMERCIALS with Nadette Stasa

This Master Class focuses on commercials, and is presented by Nadette Stasa, Commercial CD and Acting Coach, Strickman-Ripps Casting.  It involves participation by audience members and an opportunity to read commercial copy (provided by the teacher).


Nadette Stasa
Nadette Stasa is a freelance casting director who works with New York's top commercial casting offices including Strickman-Ripps Casting, Martine Casting, Toni Roberts Casting, Donald Case Casting, Foreground Inc., and more. She has also run New York sessions (primarily voice casting) for Maura Tighe Casting.

Nadette was integral in casting, with Strickman Ripps, the Emmy-nominated anti-smoking commercial "Singing Cowboy" for Truth. She has over 15 years of experience as a casting director, and over 10 years of experience coaching and teaching commercial acting. In addition to her casting work, Nadette has acted professionally in New York and abroad.

A graduate of New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, she received training from The Circle-in-the-Square Theatre School as well as The Experimental Theatre Wing in New York and Paris. She is an experienced on-camera commercial and voice-over actor represented by Atlas Talent. She has been seen in network spots for Gas-X, Kleenex and Jenny Craig and currently can be heard as the voice of HBO Family Jam.

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