IN-PERSON Jamie Castro CD Workshop L.A.

HUGE Casting Director, Jamie Castro from Castro Casting. Only 8 spots left.

  • Starts Aug 25
  • 55 US dollars
  • 7551 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046, United States

Available spots


Service Description

We are back in person and what a treat to be hosting it with the wonderful Jamie Castro. Jamie is a head of Casting at Castro Casting. With HUGE TV & Film credits under her belt, most recently for the Shondaland shows, "Scandal", "Grey's Anatomy", "Station 19" and "Inventing Anna" for Netflix. Check out Jamie's IMDB. Scenes provided. You will learn some very interesting factual information that can help your career. Her valuable insight will help you as an actor understand the crucial world of casting and how to better prepare. DETAILS: Date: Wednesday 24th August 2022 Time: 5:00pm Fee: $55 Location: 7551 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046 WORKSHOP SYLLABUS SELF TAPES: • How do you prepare yourself? • What should you be aware of when self-taping? • Common traps • How to frame yourself and eyelines? • How many takes can you send? AUDITION TECHNIQUE: How should a professional actor walk into the audition? • Preparation • Sides • Props/Wardrobe • Tone of project • Timeliness PROFESSIONAL MATERIALS: • Actors Access page • Headshots • SAG status - when should I join? • Reels - what should I include? WRAP UP/FINAL QUESTIONS. IMPORTANT INFORMATION! -Please email your headshot and age range over ASAP to info@thehollywoodinitiative.com (please DO NOT send over multiple headshots, just 1 with your age range). This is so Jamie can assign you a scene. Please have headshot sent to us by NO LATER than the 18th August. If you do not send over your headshot, we cannot provide you with a scene. DUE TO THE NATURE AND EXCLUSIVITY OF THIS CLASS THERE IS A NO REFUND POLICY. In the event you have to cancel, we do not offer refunds, however we do offer credits. This credit will only be honoured if we fill your existing spot. No credits will be given if you cancel 72 hours before the class as scenes have to be preassigned. PLEASE EMAIL US IF THE WORKSHOP IS BOOKED OUT AND WE CAN ADD YOU TO THE CANCELATION LIST: info@thehollywoodinitiatve.com PLEASE WEAR A MASK TO THE WORKSHOP. WORKSHOP DISCLAIMER As a disclaimer these workshops are for educational purposes. The Hollywood Initiative is in full compliance and BONDED (#810011510) with the Atlantic Specialty Insurance Company. Taking a class, special event or workshop at The Hollywood Initiative IS NOT a guarantee of employment, an audition or the guarantee of obtaining a talent agent or manager


Upcoming Sessions


Cancellation Policy

We do not offer refunds. Our guests are extremely busy and in the event of a cancellation by them or by you, you will be issued a THI credit. This will never expire, and you can use at your next booking. Please email us if you can’t attend the workshop at info@thehollywoodinitiative.com. If you do not email us before the workshop we can not issue you a credit. Each workshop will state the conditions and terms.


Contact Details

  • 7551 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046, United States

    (818) 296-9684

    info@thehollywoodinitiative.com