Don't miss this Brand New 2-Week Television Drama Actor's Workout Intensive with KENDRA CASTLEBERRY, Head CD of Castleberry/Murphy Casting. This class is for actors 18 years old and up (No minors.) This class will be held online via Zoom. You will be able to download the recordings of your performances for educational purposes only. Please see the full lesson plan below.


Hailing from Louisville, Kentucky, KENDRA CASTLEBERRY is a Head CD at Castleberry/Murphy Casting.  A TV, film and theatre enthusiast from a very young age, Kendra studied directing at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign before making the move to Los Angeles.  Past casting credits include Facebook Watch’s LimetownABC’s Take TwoCBS’s ZooNBC’s GrimmABC’s CastleCW’s Star-Crossed, as well as numerous other series, pilots and TV movies.  Kendra also has a passion for charity work; she is a big fundraiser for AIDS Walk Los Angeles and volunteers frequently around town.  She is a proud member of the Casting Society of America.



Advanced Class: Building Relationships. This 2-week ZOOM class will focus on building relationships for guest star or  recurring roles, and filling in intention between the lines. 


WEEK 1: 

Lecture/exercises covering the following topics: 


• My casting background 

• The importance of defining relationships 

• Finding clues within the script to your character’s history 

• Defending your character 

• Living in the moment 

Scenework: Scenes will be assigned 24-48 hours prior to class.  Actors will read 1- on-1 with me, but in front of the entire class. 


WEEK 2: 

Lecture/exercises covering the following topics: 


• Reading solo vs. Reading with Other Actors 

• Feeling comfortable with physicality 

• Communicating with your costars 

• Creating shared experience

• Understanding your role in the big picture 

• The role of the casting director 

Scenework: Actors will continue to work on their scene from Week 1, but now with  a fellow actor.   

Actors will have an opportunity at the end of each class to ask questions, so as to  address specific concerns and gain further understanding of the day’s lesson. 


NOTE: It is required that actors who sign up for this class be able to attend  both weeks.   



This workshop is a learning experience.  It is not an audition or employment  opportunity.  As such, when this class is over, I will NOT be taking home, nor be  given access to your headshot, resume, or any of your promotional materials.


This class is limited to only 12 students!


This intensive will be held via Zoom on Wednesdays, December 2nd & 9th from 8:00PM-10:00PM EST / 5:00PM-7:00PM PST. 


DISCLAIMER: This workshop is a learning experience. It is not an audition or employment opportunity. As such, when this class is over, I will NOT be taking home, nor be given access to your headshot, resume, or any of your promotional materials.


PLEASE NOTE: We don't offer refunds under any circumstances but offer full credit that you can apply toward another class if you cancel your class 24 Hours or more prior to the class. We won't provide credit after the class has already begun. Please read our Studio Policy for more information.

2-Week Online Actor's Workout Class with Head CD at Castleberry/Murphy Casting!