Don't miss our new 3-Week TV/Film Intensive with a Casting Consultant for a Major TV Network and Casting Associate for the very busy Aufiero/Horn Casting - Leigh Ann Smith!! This class is for actors 16 years old and up and you will be working on scene study, cold-reading and audition techniques. Leigh Ann will be assigning scenes for your second class based on your headshot and resume so please send it to us right away upon registration! This will be a live, interactive class with a Q&A and the opportunity to perform for and get feedback from Leigh Ann. Following the class, you will be able to download the recordings of your performances for educational purposes only.
Leigh Ann Smith has worn many hats in the entertainment industry. She pursued acting and singing bi-coastaly for almost 20 years, worked briefly as a talent agent, served as managing director for two premiere acting schools in NYC, and coached actors on audition technique—all before landing her dream career in casting (where she plans to stay!). Casting credits include: WONDER WOMAN (WB Pictures), THIS IS US (NBC), I'M DYING UP HERE (Showtime), RENT (Fox), 13 REASONS WHY (Netflix), IN THE HEIGHTS (WB Pictures, coming 2021) and THE BABY-SITTERS CLUB (Netflix, coming July 3rd).
Leigh Ann was the casting consultant for FREEFORM and is currently casting Season 2 of a popular NETFLIX Series! Visit IMDb for specific credits.
Class 1 - Q&A and a discussion about the basics of the business including the following topics:
-Self Tape Tips
-Structure of casting system from Casting Assistant up to network Casting Execs
-Actors and mental health
Class 2 - Please prepare a 2-Page TV & Film Scene from TV or film.
Class 3 - Leigh Ann will be assigning scenes based on your headshot and resume so please send it to us as soon as possible upon your registration.
This intensive will meet online via Zoom on Wednesdays, February 10th, 17th & 24th from 8:30PM-10:30PM EST / 5:30PM-7:30PM PST.
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.
*The following disclaimer is provided specifically at the request of and in accordance with SAG/AFTRA: Acting seminars or acting classes are for educational purposes only and will not secure or provide opportunity for employment in the field or representation by an agent or casting director. The agent or casting director will NOT be taking nor given access to your headshot, resume, or any other of your promotional materials. Your headshot/resume and any other promotional materials will be returned to you."