How To Get Cast For TV 

Adults only
The Hippodrome Theatre, Birmingham
Saturday January 18th 2020
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Casting and the casting process has changed. 


This practical 4 hour workshop will guide participants through the auditioning process with essential information on how to play an 'A' Game. This is an 'on-camera' workshop with professional broadcast equipment.

This workshop is suitable for both new and established talent considering a next step in their career or looking at gaining insight into current professional practice.

What we'll explore...

  • A practical exploration of cold reading for casting

  • How to work with 'sides' and quickly engage with character and context

  • Working with prepared text

  • How to demonstrate 'Technical Acting' for camera

  • How to create self-tapes worth watching

  • What makes a GREAT showreel

  • Personal evaluation

Please note: You'll be sent a short script with an allocated role to prepare approximately 10 days prior to the workshop. This practical, on-camera workshop is for 18+ only.

About Your Acting Coach

Peter Carroll is a Manchester based acting coach and talent manager. He's an alumnus of The Acting Studio, New York City. His recent work includes a project for BBC television - working closely with on-screen talent to facilitate the screen adaption of 'The Believers Are But Brothers', with Edinburgh Fringe breakthrough performer Javaad Alipoor. He also works as a professional 'reader' and produces casting tapes for established UK and international talent. His clients include both established and emerging talent. 

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