These ONLINE classes are all PRIVATE one-on-one classes with Casting Director Katrina Cook revolving around a specific theme or subject in regards to Acting / Casting / Auditioning. You may list these classes on your Acting Resume under "Training." This information is invaluable for new talent, and will save you hours of research on your own! I will give you specific details, guidelines and directions on what to do, where to go, and a step by step guide on how to begin on your journey. Don't forget your notebook and pen, you will have many notes to take!
Available ONLINE VIDEO Classes:
MEET & GREET: For intermediate or Advanced Actors. For those who want to take time to show me your reel, your work, your portfolio, and get advice. 30 minute session $50. Detailed Critiques of demo reels/headshots/auditions are additional.
CLASS 4: The Video Audition SELF-TAPE. Video auditions are very popular, and I request videos on every project I cast speaking roles. Whether you want to get it done professionally or Do-It-Yourself, this class will help you be prepared, and make a professional submission that is competitive with all the other video auditions we will receive. Learn the tips you need to do-it-yourself, while keeping your submission professional. Purpose, Preparing, Filming, Sending ... the basics of the Virtual (Video) Audition. Private Class: $50 (30 minutes/1 time)
CLASS 6: Booking the SAG Audition. - Taking it to the next level, and booking auditions for SAG-AFTRA (union) films. What's the difference in booking an audition for an indie film vs a union film? What we look for, and expect from you. Includes: Taft Hartleys, SAG audition, Joining SAG, and more. Private Class: $50 (30 minutes/1 time)
CLASS 7: Inside the Casting Room - What goes on behind the closed doors? Tips & Secrets about things that effect our decisions, and an overview of how the casting process really works. It's not all about you. Private Class: $50 (30 minutes/1 time)
CLASS 8: Troubleshooting. -Not booking the audition? Not booking the callback? Not booking the role? This class covers some common things that could cause you to be eliminated from consideration, including both those things that are within your control, and those that are NOT.Private Class: $50 (30 minutes/1 time)
CLASS 9 Headshots, Resumes, Cover letters - answers all your questions about these things and your "Actors Tool Kit". This is also a time where you can show me your portfolio and ask for headshot selection advice. Learn how to format and update your resume and pointers to help yourself stand out from the crowd. (in a good way)Private Class: $50 (30 minutes/1 time)
CLASS 10: After you book the role - What happens after you book that coveted speaking role? Includes what to expect from us, what we expect from you, who is your point of contact, Table Reads, and the basic Paperwork: Deal Memos, Contracts, Releases, Call sheets, and other paperwork you need to know how to read before you arrive on set. Private Class: $50 (30 minutes/1 time)(30 minutes/1 time)
CLASS 11: Working as a LOCAL HIRE - What does it mean when it says "LOCAL HIRE?" This class will discuss the in's & outs of working outside your home market. Including what "local hire," "modified local hire" and "Texas Hire Only" means, how they are different, and how it affects you.Private Class: $50 (30 minutes/1 time)
AGES: These classes are open for all ages. We do suggest that a parent sit nearby & take notes for all children under the age of 12 so that they may get the full benefit of the class.
Payment Details: Payment is due in advance to confirm your scheduled class. You may pay for all classes at once, or one by one. You may do the classes back to back, two at a time, once a week, bi-weekly, twice a week... it's your schedule, so just let me know what works for you!
ONLINE VIDEO classes are very popular because you get an info-packed session at your convenience from the comfort of your own home! The program I use is free to download and use on your cell phone/laptop/ipad. Save travel & gas! Days & times are flexible. Make your request today!