FILM & TV: Auditioning and Getting Representation in NY
With EVE BATTAGLIA, Casting Director, Eve Battaglia Casting
NANCY CURTIS, Agent/Owner, Harden-Curtis Associates
and MARK REDANTY, Agent/Partner, Bauman, Redanty & Shaul (BRS)
Hosted by Tony Nation, President/Partner, Actors Connection
New York City now has over 30 TV series casting and shooting out of the NY/tri-state area and the film market is busier than ever!
If you're looking to break into these two on-camera areas, then don't miss tonight's 90 minute seminar with these three top NY agents and casting directors.
You’ll learn inside information on the casting process for film and TV as well as gaining representation from renowned industry professionals. Learn what agents are looking for in talent and how they submit as well as how they negotiate and contract for their clients. You'll also learn what the industry looks for in headshots, demo reels and much, much more.
A must for every actor who is pursuing film and television!
One of NY's top indie film casting directors, EVE BATTAGLIA is best known for casting the Oscar nominated TRANSAMERICA. She is also the East Coast Casting Director for the prestigious Sundance Film Director's Lab. Currently, Eve is casting TWO feature films one starring Patricia Arquette and the other starring Jeff Goldblum, the indie film THE TEACHER and just finished casting an indie film MY NAME IS DAVID starring and written by Keith Powell (Toofer on 30 ROCK). Recent projects include the indie feature MATCH starring Patrick Stewart and Carla Gugino and the feature film LULLABY starring Richard Jenkins, Jennifer Hudson and Amy Adams. One of her recent indie films Blue Caprice starring Isaiah Washington premiered at Sundance 2013 and was picked up for distribution. Eve's past projects include: How To Be A Man, Lucky N#mber, Away From Here, The Mortician, Alter Egos, Sorry Haters, Another Gay Movie, Home starring Marcia Gay Harden, The Last International Playboy, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead, The Poker Club, Searching for Bobby D and many others.
An agent for over 15 years, Nancy Curtis handles theatre, TV and film for her great mid-sized office. They have clients on Broadway- Romeo and Juliet, Big Fish, First Date, MacBeth, A Time to Kill, Annie, Newsies, Kinky Boots, and Mamma Mia. Television-House of Cards, Boardwalk Empire, Orange is the New Black, Unforgettable, The Good Wife, The Exes, and Person of Interest. Film - Wolf of Wall Street, Arbitrage, Winter's Tale, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. She is currently looking for All Types-All Ages(18+)-All Ethnicities and has called in many AC actors and signed them!
Mark Redanty’s highly respected bi-coastal agency currently represents clients in all parts of the entertainment Industry including theatre, television and film. Their clients can be seen on Broadway/National Tours (Book of Mormon, Cinderella, Annie, Motown, The Nance, Jersey Boys, Memphis, Phantom of the Opera, Spiderman: Turn Off The Dark, Anything Goes and Wicked), in many Off Broadway and Regional shows, on major television shows (Elementary, Person of Interest, The Good Wife, Nurse Jackie, Blue Bloods, L&O: SVU, Mad Men, Breaking Bad, Smash) and in many upcoming feature films. Mark is always looking for new up and coming talent that he can help guide into a promising career.