Workshop Registration Now Available!
- Reserve a Package Today
- Get First Access to WORKSHOPS and MEET-AND-GREETS
Focus Sessions: Focus sessions offer actors and parents an intimate opportunity to interact directly with top industry pros. Approximately 45 minutes each.
Meet & Drops: A two-minute one-on-one session with top Casting Directors in Theater, TV, Film and Commercials. Get feedback on your headshots, monologues and other aspects of one's career.*
Casting Calls: Backstage partners with various major studios, networks, and casting directors to provide calls for "real" jobs. This year, Disney, Telemundo, and many more will be casting at Actorfest, as well as a wide variety of other top companies. No purchase is required to participate; FREE registration will be available one week before the event.
Network with Casting Directors: For the first time, Actorfest will have after-event appetizers and cocktails for VIP package purchasers and Casting Directors.
Exclusive Packages Now Available:
- First Access to Workshops with Top Industry Pros
- Packages include a Line-Cutting Pass** for early entry to Actorfest
- Some packages include discounted subscriptions to Backstage!
Free registration for Casting Calls and Meet & Greets will start one week prior to the event.
* A limited number of free Meet & Greet tickets will also be available on-site on a first-come, first-served basis for all attendees. Basic Actorfest registration and event attendance are free; all paid packages and classes are optional.
** Note: The Line-Cutting Pass provides you with faster entry into Actorfest and fast entry into the main Exhibit Hall and workshops. Casting Call, Audition, and Meet & Greet lines can NOT be cut and are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Meet & Greet sessions and workshops at Actorfest are for educational purposes only, and do not guarantee an offer of representation or employment by the companies, agents, managers, or casting directors involved.
Backstage cannot guarantee that all registrants will be able to participate in casting calls or Meet & Greets; all casting opportunities are on a first-come, first served basis. Arrive at least one hour prior to your workshop's start time to allow for event check-in. Casting opportunities often fill up early; please allow extra time.
Backstage reserves the right to change the schedule to any casting opportunities without prior notice.
THE EVENT WILL OPEN TO WORKSHOP AND PACKAGE PURCHASES AT 9 A.M. FREE REGISTRANT ENTRY WILL BEGIN AT 10 A.M.