We couldn't be more thrilled to welcome back Bernadette McBrinn to our NYC Studio to teach a 2-Week TV & Film Intensive!! This class will take place at our NYC Studio (address below) and will begin with a Q&A and include the opportunity to perform for and get feedback from Bernadette. You will receive professionally recorded footage of your performances which you can use for auditions, self-tapes, reel footage, or anything else you'd like! You will also be able to send us your headshot, resume, acting reel and anything else you would want Bernadette to see.
Bernadette is a Freelance Casting Associate. Most recently worked on the feature film HUSTLERS starring Jennifer Lopez & Constance Wu as well as the Series Regulars for the new AMC series DISPATCHES FROM ELSEWHERE created by & starring Jason Segel with Gayle Keller Casting. Other recent credits include the FX Series What We Do in the Shadows, Season 2 of the Marvel/Netflix series The Punisher, & The EMMY NOMINATED Netflix series It’s Bruno!
Before transitioning into casting, she was an agent with Avalon Artists Group for 7 years. She started in the commercial department & moved on to the legit department for the New York office. Some of Bernadette's clients TV credits included: ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK, JESSICA JONES, THE PATH, LUKE CAGE, THE BLACKLIST, SHADES OF BLUE, MR. ROBOT & QUANTICO. Some Broadway credits included: FROZEN, ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE, SUNSET BOULEVARD, MISS SAIGON, CHARLIE & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY, KINKY BOOTS, BOOK OF MORMON, BEAUTIFUL, as well as many other clients that worked across the country in National Tours and Regional Theater!
In this intensive Bernadette would like to see each actor perform a TV/Film scene of their choosing. She would like each actor to consider what parts interest them and what roles make them shine as they consider what scene to bring in. Bernadette will work with the actors on-camera to continuing refining on-camera technique, audition skills, and how to make the most interesting choices in a scene.
THIS CLASS IS LIMITED TO 10 STUDENTS ONLY!
Please bring a scene from TV or film each week that you're currently working on. It can be for an upcoming audition or any scene you'd like to work through. Your takes will be recorded on professional camera with a professional self-tape background. You'll receive the footage upon completion of the intenisve. You can use this footage for auditions, your website, reel, etc.
This intensive will take place on Tuesdays, February 16th & 23rd from 6:30-8:30PM EST and will be held at:
Acting & Voice Studios
213 West 35th Street, Suite 1300 (13th floor)
New York, NY 10001
**All students will be required to follow strict social distancing guidelines. Everyone will be required to remain 6 feet apart throughout the duration of the class and at all times when actors are in the studio space. All actors and instructor will be required to wear a mask at all times, except for the actor during their performance. All students' temperatures will be checked upon arrival before entering the studio space. All students are required to sign a disclaimer the day before the first class stating that they do not have any COVID -19 symptons. For questions please call us at: 347-947-5737.
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: Seminars or 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.