CASTING DIRECTOR MASTERCLASSES - A PRO Masterclass 3-Class Series - Archived

  • September 13, 2023 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Open Jar Studios

    1601 Broadway
    New York, New York 10010
Ticket Price $0.00-$375.00 This event is now over
Description

Elevate your career by working directly with the people behind the table to sharpen your audition and performance skills and gain a better insight on what seek in the audition room.

 

Sharpen your audition and performance skills by working directly with the people behind the table in this three-class series. Workshop your audition, the acting of the song, and gain insight on what they are looking for in each audition. 

 

Learn from some of the best casting directors from Broadway, Off Broadway, National Tours and Regional Theaters and Cruise Lines:

  • Bob Cline, Casting Director
  • Scott Wojcik, Casting Director
  • Paul Hardt, Casting Director

 

DATES:

  • Wednesday September 13th, 7pm
  • Wednesday September 20th, 7pm
  • Wednesday September 27th, 7pm

 

SCHEDULE:

  • Week One:  You will perform your audition cuts for, and be coached by Casting Director Bob Cline (Fulton Theatre, Maltz-Jupiter Theatre, Northern Stage, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, St. Louis Repertory Theatre, The Longwharf, Pioneer Theatre Company, The Olney)
  • Week Two:  You will perform your audition cuts for, and be coached by Casting Director Scott Wojcik (Wojcik Casting Team. Nat Tours: Shrek, An Officer and a Gentleman, Jesus Christ Superstar 50th Anniversary Tour, RENT 20th Anniversary Tour, Rock Of Ages 10th Anniversary Tour, Kinky Boots, Norwegian Cruise Line, 5th Avenue, Tuacahn, Arvada, Riverside, Theatre Raleigh)
  • Week Three: You will perform your audition cuts for, and be coached by Casting Director Paul Hardt (Hardt Casting, Bway: Once Upon A One More Time, West Side Story, Nat Tours: Annie, Cats, West Side Story, Goodspeed Opera House, Bucks County Playhouse, Delaware Theatre Company, TheaterWorks Hartford, Shakespeare Theatre Company)

Class will begin each week at 7pm and each student will work one-on-one with the instructor on cuts of audition songs or monologues in a classroom setting. Each class will also include a short Q&A, information on the intricacies of the casting process and insight on what the auditioner can do to stand out.  

 

All classes will be held at Open Jar Studios, 1601 Broadway, 11th Floor

Under the direction of Artistic Director, Jeff Whiting, Open Jar’s Professional Class Series provides unique opportunities for performers to continue to hone their skills and work one-on-one with Broadway’s best stars, directors, composers,  agents, and casting directors.

 

BIOS: 

Bob Cline has cast film, TV, commercials, over 70 national tours, and hundreds of regional theatre productions across the country. Bob's casting credits include: The National Tours of Memphis, Shrek, Young Frankenstein, Beauty and the Beast, Oliver, Annie, Bye Bye Birdie, Hairspray, Rent, Drowsy Chaperone, Full Monty, Cabaret, Complete Works of William Shakespeare, 39 Steps, Music Man, Oklahoma, Showboat, Victor-Victoria, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers and others. Regionally, Bob has had his hands in casting shows at over 30 LORT Theaters, including, The Fulton Theatre, Maltz-Jupiter Theatre, Northern Stage, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, St. Louis Repertory Theatre, The Longwharf, The Pioneer Theatre Company, The Olney, Merrimack Rep., Cumberland County Playhouse, Theatre By The Sea, Arkansas Rep., The Marriott Lincolnshire, and many more. Bob had the pleasure of directing Betty Buckley, Tuc Watkuns, Christy Carlson Romano, Martha Plimpton, Jason Kravits, and Elaine Stritch in Ben Andron's White's Lies both at the Jerry Orbach Theatre in NYC and Off-Broadway at New World Stages.

Paul Hardt, CSA  Broadway: Once Upon A One More Time, West Side Story, Come Fly Away, August Osage County, A Moon For The Misbegotten, On Golden Pond, Hot Feet, Caine Mutiny Court Martial. National Tours, Cats, West Side Story (US and World Tour), A Bronx Tale, Dirty Dancing, Legends!, Whistle Down The Wind, One Golden Pond, August Osage County and he current North American tour of Annie. Regional Theatres include: Goodspeed Opera House, Bucks County Playhouse, Delaware Theatre Company, TheaterWorks Hartford, Shakespeare Theatre Company.

Terms and Conditions: Click here to read the Masterclass PRO Terms and Conditions

Date & Time

Wed, Sep 13, 2023 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Venue Details

Open Jar Studios

1601 Broadway
New York, New York 10010 Open Jar Studios