FREE SEMINAR “On-Camera Commercials: Representation, Auditioning and Booking Jobs in NY"
Thursday, May 8, 2014 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Kyle Coker, Associate Casting Director, Donna DeSeta Casting
David McDermott, Commercial Agent, Jordan, Gill & Dornbaum
Angela Mickey, Casting Director/Managing Director, Liz Lewis Casting
Hosted by Tony Nation, President/Partner, Actors Connection
As the US economy is heating up, so is the Commercial market! Now more than ever, there are more and more opportunities in on-camera commercials due to new media and the internet. In tonight’s 90 minute seminar, you’ll learn inside information about commercial audition technique, the casting process and getting representation from tonight’s industry panel. Learn what commercial agents are looking for in talent and how they submit for commercials and negotiate. Our agent will also handle the important interview process giving you inside information on what to expect and what you need to prepare before meeting them. You’ll learn how casting for commercials works from the initial audition to the callback and much more!
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Kyle Coker has been at this TOP Commercial office for over 10 years. He's cast hundreds of commercials including Target, Hallmark, Wendys, Heinekin, promos for the Tyra Banks Show, etc. Kyle also served as Donna's associate on numerous films including The Nativity Story, On Broadway, Whatever Lola Wants, and cast dancers in the huge hit film Enchanted.
David McDermott is head of the commercial division for this excellent agency. He is currently seeking new faces-All Types-All Ages (18+) for on-camera commercials. He has clients in commercials for Disney, McDonald's, T-Mobile, AT&T, Verizon, Cingular, TD Bank, Mastercard, MTV, Icebreakers, Powerade, Royal Carribean and more. He has booked Actors Connection actors from his past seminars and classes and is always open to new talent! This office does FREELANCE!
Angela Mickey is the Managing Director of Casting for Liz Lewis Casting Partners and has been at this powerhouse office for ten years casting on-camera commercials, V/O's, TV, Film, and theater. Recent commercial projects include: Truvia, Comcast, Verizon Fios, MTV, Plavix, Lowes, Victoria's Secret, Rockband 2, All Bran, Toyota, Holiday Inn Express, and many promos for Comedy Central.