A seminar Q&A style workshop to give you the inside scoop on:
~What are Casting Directors/Associates looking for?
~What is the role of a Casting Director/Associate?
~Understanding the audition process.
~Understanding the casting process
At the end of my workshop, participants will be able to: Understand how the casting process works and how to make the best out of their audition with a casting director.
$20 PATA member/$30 non-member
*Open to All Levels*
Vonessa Martin is beginning her third season as Company Manager of Artists Repertory Theatre where she has facilitated casting for the following shows: The Understudy,The Miracle Worker, Mothers and Sons, We are Proud to Present…, Grand Concourse, The Skin of Our Teeth, Trevor, American Hero, A Civil War Christmas, Feathers and Teeth, The Talented Ones, The Importance of Being Earnest, An Octoroon, Caught, The Humans, Magellanica, Between Riverside and Crazy, The Thanksgiving Play, and I and You. In 2015 she also worked with LA Casting Director, Amy Lieberman, to cast the world premiere musical, Cuba Libre. In 2001 she co-founded the Los Angeles-based Furious Theatre Company, where she served as co-Artistic Director and co-producer for over 20 productions until moving to Portland in 2014. Vonessa is the recipient of the Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award, the Back Stage Garland Award, LA Weekly Theatre Award, and the Pasadena Arts Council’s Gold Crown Award. In 2010, Furious Theatre Company was named to LA Weekly’s list of “Best Theatres of the Decade”. Vonessa is also an actor and a proud member of Actors’ Equity.