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Subject: Arts: Performing Arts

The Casting Corner Series

The Casting Corner Series

Best Series: Performing Arts -Telly Awards
Celebrated behind-the-scenes' experts present their invaluable insight into what it really takes to break into theater, television and the movie business. Produced by Bea Silvern (except *). Series: 11 programs (20 - 60 minutes).

List of Titles


Actor to Actor: So You Want to Be a Star

Actor to Actor: So You Want to Be a Star

So, you want to be a star. The best place to start is with someone who knows what it takes. And this program introduces viewers to award-winning actress/producer/director Bea Silvern, who offers her expert advice on breaking into show business - whether in front of or behind the camera! Bea begins by talking Click for more


The Art of Talk and Comedy

The Art of Talk and Comedy

This informative program introduces viewers to Jim McCawley, the former Associate Producer of The Tonight Show, who offers insights for comics, actors, musicians, producers, talent scouts and hosts. After meeting Jim, viewers get to see a number of comics who perform typical open-mike sets; then, during Click for more


The Art of Talk and Comedy - Level 1

The Art of Talk and Comedy - Level 1

This informative program introduces viewers to Jim McCawley, the former Associate Producer of The Tonight Show, who offers insights for comics, actors, musicians, producers, talent scouts and hosts. After meeting Jim, viewers get to see a number of comics who perform typical open-mike sets; then, during Click for more


Audition Technique

Audition Technique

It has been said, "90% of casting decisions are made in the first 30 seconds"; so being prepared for an audition is extremely important. This informative program features Lisa Dalton, the former Associate Director of the renowned Michael Chekhov Drama Group, USA. Here she provides recommendations on the film Click for more


Audition Technique - Level 1

Audition Technique - Level 1

It has been said, "90% of casting decisions are made in the first 30 seconds"; so being prepared for an audition is extremely important. This informative program features Lisa Dalton, the former Associate Director of the renowned Michael Chekhov Drama Group, USA. Here she provides recommendations on the film Click for more


The Casting Director

The Casting Director

Whether for a feature film, commercial or corporate production, it is the Casting Director's job to select the right people for the right acting roles. In this program, thanks to Casting Director expert Virginia Martindale, viewers learn about this very important behind-the-scenes' position; also they discover Click for more


The Casting Director - Level 1

The Casting Director - Level 1

Whether for a feature film, commercial or corporate production, it is the Casting Director's job to select the right people for the right acting roles. In this program, thanks to Casting Director expert Virginia Martindale, viewers learn about this very important behind-the-scenes' position; also they discover Click for more


Commercial Casting

Commercial Casting

This informative program introduces viewers to Casting Director Megan Foley and Session Director Chuck Marra, providing insights for Commercial Casting Directors (CDs), actors, producers and session directors. After meeting Ms. Foley and Mr. Marra, viewers see tapings showing different copy: public service Click for more


Commercial Casting - Level 1

Commercial Casting - Level 1

This informative program introduces viewers to Casting Director Megan Foley and Session Director Chuck Marra, providing insights for Commercial Casting Directors (CDs), actors, producers and session directors. After meeting Ms. Foley and Mr. Marra, viewers see tapings showing different copy: public service Click for more


Commercial Voice-Over

Commercial Voice-Over

This informative program introduces viewers to Director/Teacher/Voice Actor Dave Sebastian Williams and features insights for actors and voice-over directors. After meeting Mr. Williams viewers are offered a wealth of information that includes: getting an agent, honing your craft, the difference between a commercial Click for more


Commercial Voice-Over - Level 1

Commercial Voice-Over - Level 1

This informative program introduces viewers to Director/Teacher/Voice Actor Dave Sebastian Williams and features insights for actors and voice-over directors. After meeting Mr. Williams viewers are offered a wealth of information that includes: getting an agent, honing your craft, the difference between a commercial Click for more


The Director's Point of View

The Director's Point of View

Backstage or behind the camera, the director is the person who interprets a script and supervises the development of a theater, film, television or radio production; thus, understanding the director's point of view is vitally important to actors as well as other directors. Who else is best prepared to offer such helpful Click for more


The Director's Point of View - Level 1

The Director's Point of View - Level 1

Backstage or behind the camera, the director is the person who interprets a script and supervises the development of a theater, film, television or radio production; thus, understanding the director's point of view is vitally important to actors as well as other directors. Who else is best prepared to offer such helpful Click for more


How to Get Your Child Into Commercials

How to Get Your Child Into Commercials

There is only one way to proceed when considering getting children into commercials, work with professionals who know the business. Hosted by Ted Lange (The Love Boat), produced by Oscar nominated actress Joan Huntington and award-winning writer Monica Levin Lee, and featuring Hollywood Click for more


Kids on Camera

Kids on Camera

Vivian Hollander and Estelle Hertzberg, agents from the youth department of the 20th Century Artists Agency, offer a comprehensive program which covers: theatrical vs. commercial agents; experience; stage mothers; understanding client talent and needs; entry level; apprenticeship; personal contacts; agent Click for more


Kids on Camera - Level 1

Kids on Camera - Level 1

Vivian Hollander and Estelle Hertzberg, agents from the youth department of the 20th Century Artists Agency, offer a comprehensive program which covers: theatrical vs. commercial agents; experience; stage mothers; understanding client talent and needs; entry level; apprenticeship; personal contacts; agent Click for more


Music, Music, Music

Music, Music, Music

This informative program introduces viewers to Manager/Songwriter/Producer Frankie Tusiesena and Executive Producer/Business Manager of Visions Entertainment, Roger Zierenberg, who offer insights for musicians and managers. Mr. Tusiesena covers the following subjects: markets and goals; how to get representation; Click for more


Music, Music, Music - Level 1

Music, Music, Music - Level 1

This informative program introduces viewers to Manager/Songwriter/Producer Frankie Tusiesena and Executive Producer/Business Manager of Visions Entertainment, Roger Zierenberg, who offer insights for musicians and managers. Mr. Tusiesena covers the following subjects: markets and goals; how to get representation; Click for more


Stunts

Stunts

Stunt Coordinators/Players Kay Kimler, Lisa Cain and Lisa Dalton offer insights for stunt players and actors. It is important to note this is not a "how-to" program, due to the inherent danger of stunts; however, it does reveal how the stunt business functions and how to promote, train, and prepare yourself by using Click for more


Stunts - Level 1

Stunts - Level 1

Stunt Coordinators/Players Kay Kimler, Lisa Cain and Lisa Dalton offer insights for stunt players and actors. It is important to note this is not a "how-to" program, due to the inherent danger of stunts; however, it does reveal how the stunt business functions and how to promote, train, and prepare yourself by using Click for more





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