Self-Tapes with Lisa Donadio

Casting Access


Self-Tapes with Lisa Donadio

Tuesday, April 11, 2023

Begins at 3:00 PM PDT | 6:00 PM EDT
Check-in begins at: 2:45 PM PDT | 5:45 PM EDT

3 Hours

Monday, April 10, 2023


This live online class will provide feedback from an experienced casting professional. No more than 20 performers will be participating. 

Class format will be ASSIGNED SELF TAPES with live feedback. Participants MUST be able to complete their self-tape and submit via an Unlisted YouTube Link and send the link to by 9:00AM PST | 12PM EST Tuesday, April 11th. (Please see additional self-tape instructions below) All participating actors must have the capability to watch the class' self-tapes during the Q&A/Watch & Feedback session on Zoom.

Once you have received your sides, you will have until the deadline to rehearse, record, and upload a video containing your performance. You will upload the video using your YouTube account and email the video link. Finally, the casting director will review your self tape performance and provided live notes.

RSVP'D actors will receive a Zoom meeting invitation sent on the day of the class to participate. Please check your spam, junk and promotion folders if you're not seeing our emails in your inbox.

Cancellations for this class must be made by midnight on Tuesday, April 4th.


LISA DONADIO is an Associate Casting Director for Playwrights Horizons. Credits include: The Flick (PH and Barrow Street), Clybourne Park (B'way and PH), Familiar, Hir, The Christians, Detroit, Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play and Circle.

TV credits include: Knights of Prosperity aka Let's Rob Mick Jagger (ABC). Other theaters include: Huntington Theatre, Seattle Rep, ACT in San Francisco, Berkeley Rep, Alley Theatre, Arena in DC, Women's Project. Festivals include: Williamstown and Humana.


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 class. Your last frequency-restricted class must have taken place no less than 90 (ninety) days prior to this event to be eligible to register. 

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.