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VIRTUAL: Audiobook Meet-Up Group

Monday, February 26, 2024 12:00 PM PST | 3:00 PM EST

SYNOPSIS

Looking for an opportunity to network with other members working in audiobooks?  Then this Zoom session is for you! Join us for an audiobook-centric Zoom meet-up . After a brief introduction participants will have the opportunity to bounce between topic-specific breakout rooms to talk shop, make contacts, share...

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Virtual - Casting Access

Assigned Sides with Rachel Rose Oginsky

Monday, February 26, 2024 6:00 PM PST | 9:00 PM EST

SYNOPSIS

This class will include a Q&A with LA based Casting Professional Rachel Rose Oginsky, followed by a prepared work session. 

Participating actors will prepare and perform a scene from a daytime drama series.  Sides will be assigned by the casting director ahead of class.  Additional preparation details will be...

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New York - Casting Access (Non-Frequency Restricted)

Scenes with Avani Parikh Dhar

Tuesday, February 27, 2024 11:00 AM EST

SYNOPSIS

This in-person class will include a Q&A and an prepared reading session with New York based casting professional, Avani Parikh Dhar.

Participating actors will prepare and perform a scene of their choice from film or tv, two minutes in length or less.


ABOUT AVANI

Avani Parikh Dhar, also known as...

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VIRTUAL - The Commercial Demo with Robin Reed

Tuesday, February 27, 2024 12:00 PM PST | 3:00 PM EST

Synopsis

What makes a great commercial demo? Do I really have to hire a producer? And what do I do with the dang thing once it’s completed?!  Join proud SAG-AFTRA member, popular coach and powerhouse talent Robin Reed for answers to these questions and more. This sixty minute session...

Virtual - Small Group Sessions Remote Class

Resumes

Tuesday, February 27, 2024 1:00 PM PST | 4:00 PM EST

This class will meet REMOTELY. All RSVP'D Members will receive a ZOOM Link the evening before the program.

If you have not received the link by the morning of the class, please check your spam, junk, or promotions folders. If you still cannot find the link, please send us...

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Virtual - Casting Access

Scenes with Angela Young

Tuesday, February 27, 2024 6:00 PM PST | 9:00 PM EST

CLASS FORMAT

This class will include a Q&A with LA based Casting Director Angela Young, followed by a prepared work session. 

Participating actors will choose, prepare and perform sides from film or television.  Additional preparation details will be sent via email with your RSVP confirmation.


CASTING DIRECTOR BIO

Angela Young is a Los...

Virtual - Casting Access

Scenes with Ani Avetyan

Wednesday, February 28, 2024 12:00 PM PST | 3:00 PM EST

CLASS FORMAT

This class will include a Q&A with LA based Casting Director Ani Avetyan, followed by a prepared work session. 

Participating actors will choose, prepare and perform sides from film or television.  Additional preparation details will be sent via email with your RSVP confirmation.


CASTING DIRECTOR BIO

Ani Avetyan is a...

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VIRTUAL - Keri Tombazian's The Commercial Voiceover Journey: Thriving and Surviving (Intermediate to Advanced Voiceover Actors)

Wednesday, February 28, 2024 1:00 PM PST | 4:00 PM EST

SYNOPSIS

Commercial styles change, technology rushes forward, but the tools of the VO artist remain steady: Copy Analysis. Decoding the Spec. Product Research. Point of View.  Mic Technique. Breath Control.  Body Engagement.  The Music of the English Language.  Being the Boss of the mic in a session.  Engaging Your...

Virtual - Small Group Sessions Remote Class

Demo Reels and Clips

Wednesday, February 28, 2024 1:00 PM PST | 4:00 PM EST

This class will meet REMOTELY. All RSVP'D Members will receive a ZOOM Link the evening before the program

If you have not received the link by the morning of the class, please check your spam, junk, or promotions folders. If you still cannot find the link, please send us...

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New York - Casting Access

Assigned Self-Tapes with Danielle King

Wednesday, February 28, 2024 6:30 PM EST

SYNOPSIS

This class will include a Q&A with New York based casting professional Danielle King, followed by a prepared work session. 

Participating actors will prepare and submit a self-tape of a scene assigned by the casting professional prior to class.  Submitted tapes will be viewed in class, followed by a...

virtual - Voiceover Lab

Audacity for Creating Voiceover Samples and Demo Production (Read Synopsis and Requirements)

Wednesday, February 28, 2024 6:00 PM PST | 9:00 PM EST

SYNOPSIS

From recording voiceover auditions to creating voiceover demos, Audacity is a versatile and free software application that is popular for voiceover recording and production. In this class you will build on your Audacity skills (completion of our Audacity 101 class or proficiency using Audacity recommended) and learn the...

Los Angeles - Voiceover Lab

VIRTUAL - Voiceover Studio Etiquette and Agent Expectations: An Interactive Discussion and Q&A (Open Entry)

Thursday, February 29, 2024 11:00 AM PST

SYNOPSIS

This interactive discussion will provide an overview of what it takes to find success in voiceover and to know what is expected of actors within the voiceover industry, as we know it.  The talk will touch on notable "inner-workings" and important tips from the agency perspective, session...

Virtual - Small Group Sessions Remote Class

Social Media Basics

Thursday, February 29, 2024 1:00 PM PST | 4:00 PM EST

This class will meet REMOTELY. All RSVP'D Members will receive a ZOOM Link the evening before the program.

If you have not received the link by the morning of the class, please check your spam, junk, or promotions folders. If you still cannot find the link, please send us...

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Virtual - Casting Access

Scenes with Marin Hope

Thursday, February 29, 2024 1:00 PM PST | 4:00 PM EST

CLASS FORMAT

This class will include a Q&A with LA based Casting Director Marin Hope, followed by a prepared work session. 

Participating actors will choose, prepare and perform sides from film or television.  Additional preparation details will be sent via email with your RSVP confirmation.


CASTING DIRECTOR BIO

Marin Hope is a...

Virtual - Casting Access

Scenes with Lauren Port - Chicago Local Actors

Friday, March 1, 2024 11:00 AM PST | 2:00 PM EST

This class will include a Q&A with Chicago based Casting Director Lauren Port, followed by a prepared work session. 

Participating actors will choose, prepare and perform sides from film or television.  Additional preparation details will be sent upon RSVP confirmation.

This class is meant for actors who live or can...

New York - Casting Access

Young Performers (Ages 9-14) with Rebecca Gushin

Saturday, March 2, 2024 11:00 AM EST

SYNOPSIS

This in-person class will include a Q&A and an prepared reading session with NY based casting professional, Rebecca Gushin.

This class is specifically for performers between the ages of 9-14.  Participating performers must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.  No participants over the age of 18 will be...

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Virtual - Casting Access

Scenes with Katie Lantz

Saturday, March 2, 2024 12:00 PM PST | 3:00 PM EST

CLASS FORMAT

This class will include a Q&A with LA based Casting Director Katie Lantz, followed by a prepared work session. 

Participating actors will choose, prepare and perform sides from film or television.  Additional preparation details will be sent via email with your RSVP confirmation.


CASTING DIRECTOR BIO

Katie Lantz (she/her) is a...

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Virtual - Casting Access

Scenes/Monologues with Daryl Eisenberg

Monday, March 4, 2024 9:00 AM PST | 12:00 PM EST

This class will include a Q&A with New York based Casting Director Daryl Eisenberg, followed by a prepared work session. 

Participating actors will choose, prepare and perform sides from film or television.  Additional preparation details will be sent upon RSVP confirmation.


ABOUT DARYL

DARYL EISENBERG (she/her) is a Casting Director and...

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Virtual - Casting Access

Comedy Scenes with Howard Meltzer

Monday, March 4, 2024 6:00 PM PST | 9:00 PM EST

CLASS FORMAT

This class will include a Q&A with LA based Casting Director Howard Meltzer, followed by a prepared work session. 

Participating actors will choose, prepare and perform comedy sides from film or television.  Additional preparation details will be sent via email with your RSVP confirmation.


CASTING DIRECTOR BIO

Howard Meltzer has...

virtual - Voiceover Lab

VIRTUAL - Karen Huie's Tuning Your Voiceover Instrument

Tuesday, March 5, 2024 10:00 AM PST | 1:00 PM EST

SYNOPSIS

Tuning your Voiceover Instrument is a toolbox to sharpen vocal delivery. Vocal exercises for articulation, range, versatility, tempo, musicality, dynamics, interpretation and vocal expression actors forget to develop. Audiobooks, animation, videogames, commercials, adr, dubbing, e-learning all need an accessible vocal instrument. This is a vocal gym for your...

Virtual - Casting Access

Assigned Self-Tapes with Lori Wyman - Southeast Local Actors

Tuesday, March 5, 2024 11:00 AM PST | 2:00 PM EST

SYNOPSIS

This class will include a Q&A with Florida based casting professional Lori Wyman, followed by a prepared work session. 

Participating actors will prepare and submit a self-tape of a scene assigned by the casting professional prior to class.  Submitted tapes will be viewed in class, followed by a live...

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New York - Casting Access

Scenes with Stephen Vincent

Friday, March 8, 2024 12:00 PM EST

SYNOPSIS

This in-person class will include a Q&A with New York based Casting Director, Stephen Vincent,  followed by a prepared reading session

Participating actors will choose and prepare a scene to perform from a selection of sides provided by the Casting Director.  Additional details will be sent upon confirmation.

ABOUT STEPHEN

Stephen...

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Virtual - Casting Access

Self-Tapes with Emily Fleischer

Saturday, March 9, 2024 12:00 PM PST | 3:00 PM EST

This class will include a Q&A with LA based Casting Professional Emily Fleischer.  Following, actors will view pre-submitted self-tapes and hear live feedback from Emily.

Participating actors will choose, prepare and perform sides from film or television and submit a self-tape of the scene prior to the class.  Additional...

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VIRTUAL - How to Beat AI: Narrate Better Than a Robot

Thursday, March 14, 2024 11:00 AM PDT | 2:00 PM EDT

Details This program is FULL

SYNOPSIS

Join award winning audio talent and sought after coach Jayme Mattler for a hands-on foundational class open to narrators of all levels. In this three hour session Jayme will explore the three tenets she deems necessary for stellar narration: comprehension, authenticity and emotional connection. No matter if you...

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VIRTUAL - Anna Garduno's Create or Update a Commercial Voiceover Demo That Stands Out!

Tuesday, March 19, 2024 11:00 AM PDT | 2:00 PM EDT

SYNOPSIS

Voiceover demos are to voiceover actors, what headshots are to on-camera actors.  They can help you get the attention of VO agents and managers, and can open the  doors to voiceover auditions and work.  Anna produces voiceover demos and has ideas to share, so...

virtual - Voiceover Orientation

VIRTUAL - Voiceover Lab Orientation

Thursday, March 21, 2024 10:00 AM PDT | 1:00 PM EDT

SYNOPSIS 

Voiceover (VO) Lab programs and recording booth sessions are open to all VO Lab eligible SAG-AFTRA members, regardless of your location. Once you have completed the required Voiceover Programs Profile (online) and the Voiceover Lab Orientation (VOLO), you will have Voiceover Lab eligibility. This 2-hour orientation details what...