LOOKING BEHIND THE GLASS with DISNEY TV CASTING DIRECTORS SARA JANE SHERMAN - For TEENS ages 12-17
Week 1 - Introduction to VO for Animation - Cold-Read Auditions
Audition sides will be distributed and each actor will choose one that suits their strengths. The class will discuss character creation and dissecting sides. They will learn how to create a dynamic performance, find their funny, and create a stand out audition. Immediate feedback on the performance will be given.
Week 2 - Prepared Audition Class
Each actor will prepare 2 audition sides, which they will perform. The emphasis of the class will be on finding your voice, knowing your strengths, ad-libs and improvisation, making strong choices, differentiating yourself from others, and competing against the professional voice-actors. Immediate feedback on the performance will be given.
Week 3 - The Casting Process - A Peek Behind The Glass
Actors will get to be both the performer and the Casting director. They will get and give feedback to their peers and learn to self-critique their home auditions. They will learn the casting process and develop an ear for what works and what doesn’t.
SARA JANE SHERMAN- Executive Director, Casting & Talent Relations
Sara has been casting cartoons for Disney Television Animation for the past decade and has worked in the world of animation for over 13 years.
Currently she oversees the casting on Disney Channel's TANGLED, BIG HERO 6, STAR vs THE FORCES OF EVIL, and WANDER OVER YONDER. She is responsible for the VO cast on all animated Disney Channel pilots, roughly 4 per year. Additionally, her credits include PHINEAS AND FERB, FISH HOOKS, GRAVITY FALLS, MICKEY MOUSE CLUBHOUSE, YIN, YANG, YO, CLUB PENGUIN and SUPER ROBOT MONKEY TEAM HYPERFORCE GO!
DATES: SUNDAYS, MAY 15, 22 & JUNE 5
COST: $199 + $4 processing fee
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SCENES: COLD READ