We are excited to welcome back renown Casting Director, Donna McKenna, back to Acting & Voice Studios for an On-Camera Acting & Business Intensive for Beginner Actors and Actors with Some Experience! Donna McKenna has been in the business of casting for over 18 years, bringing her unique skill set to projects around the world. She is currently casting 9 projects and has another 9 projects in post-production!
Donna is an award winning casting director who has cast independent feature and short films as well as scripted television pilots and award winning web series. The fruits of her work have screened at prestigious festivals such as, Tribeca Film Festival, Festival de Cannes, Berlin International Film Festival and the Milan Film Festival. In 2015 she was awarded the Casting Award of Merit at the IndieFest Film Festival for casting the film Leaves of the Tree starring Eric Roberts, Sean Young, Federico Castelluccio and Armand Assante, which was filmed in Texas and Sicily.
In this 3-Week Intensive, Donna will work with you on scene study, cold-reading, audition technique, improv, business side of acting, understanding film terminology, how to get an agent/manager, film production and more. She will provide sides for the first class for cold-reading and in the second class she will work on the same scene with you from the first class. The third class will be business side of acting. During your classes with Donna, she will provide feedback, adjustments, and guidance on continuing to grow your craft.
This class will meet on Saturdays, March 7th, 14th & 21st from 1:30 - 3:30PM.
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 Sudio 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.