This class will include a Q&A and a PREPARED reading session with an experienced casting professional.
Please prepare a scene from a TV show or film of two minutes in length or less. Please bring a reader copy. No monologues.
CASTING DIRECTOR BIO
Originally from Boulder, CO, Mike has been working in Hollywood since 2004. Starting out in reality television before jumping over to scripted, he gained additional experience working in production on ABC's Brothers & Sisters and in pre-production for the feature film Twilight. Casting credits include working on hit shows such as Weeds, Community, Arrow, Raising Hope, My Name is Earl, Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior, The Defenders, The Ex List, Alcatraz & Fringe. He has also worked on several short films and independent productions that have gone on to win numerous awards at various film festivals. From January 2014 thru January 2020, he oversaw casting at TNT & TBS and later for TruTV and HBO Max as Director of Casting, working on pilots & series such as Animal Kingdom, Claws, Wrecked, Angie Tribeca, Love Life, Station Eleven, Search Party, etc. Most recently Mike has partnered with fellow casting director Arlie Day to form Day & Page casting. They are currently casting the feature film Minnesota Muskie which will begin shooting in June.
You must have completed a Casting Access Application prior to registering for this class.
Please note that the 90-day frequency restriction applies to this workshop. Your last frequency-restricted class must have taken place no less than 90 (ninety) days prior to this event to be eligible to register. Also, should you register for more than one (1) frequency-restricted class at a time, the higher-placing workshop registration will be retained and all others will be deleted.
NO LATE ARRIVALS and NO WALK-INS are admitted. Only those participants who have received a telephoned or e-mailed confirmation message from staff will be admitted to the session. Waitlisted individuals who have not received such confirmation will not be admitted at the door. Please do not show up if you have not been explicitly confirmed as RSVPed.