Lucy Jenkins CDGIn association with Just Add Milk Theatre company we bring you a workshop with- Lucy Jenkins CDG Lucy is one half of Jenkins McShane Casting. She is a member of the CDG and BAFTA. West End credits include ‘The Red Lion’, ‘The Kite Runner’, ‘The Play That Goes Wrong’, ‘The Comedy About A Bank Robbery’ and ‘Warhorse’. Other recent theatre includes Sting’s new musical ‘The Last Ship’ (Northern Stage and tour), the national tours of Jekyll & Hyde, Comedy About a Bank Robbery, The Play That Goes Wrong and ‘The Kite Runner’, also Alice in Winterland at the Rose Theatre, Numerous regional credits including ‘Close Quarters’ for Out of Joint / Sheffield Theatres, ‘Clear White Light’ for Live Theatre, ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf’ for Rapture Theatre, ‘The Railway Children’ (tour), A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian for Hull Truck plus numerous productions for Nottingham Playhouse and Live Theatre Newcastle. Film includes most recently ‘Deus’, ‘Transience’, For Love or Money, Widow’s Walk Bliss! and The Comedian’s Guide to Survival. For further information please contact Just Add Milk directly- email@example.com
Auditioning can be a stressful and negative experience and often actors feel that the audition room is a scary environment. In this workshop, we will try to demystify the process and empower the actor. We will also have some fun!
I will send out scripts and sides ahead of time and during the workshop, the participants will have to opportunity to work on the text with feedback from me. There will also be a Q & A at the end.
EMMA SYLVESTER - Auditioning for TVIn association with Just Add Milk Theatre Company we bring you a workshop with Emma Sylvester. Emma was a jobbing actress before her move into casting. She is now working in house at the BBC as a Casting Assistant on Holby City, Father Brown & Shakespeare and Hathaway. Emma has recently been co casting BBC Doctors. Prior to working at the BBC Emma cast projects for RSA films (Ridley Scott Associates) and social enterprise film production company Signature Pictures. Emma previously assisted Casting Director Carolyn McLeod on a variety of projects for Netflix and feature film 'Bruno' directed by Karl Golden.
Ahead of the workshop Emma will send out a selection of scenes for workshop attendees to prepare. Emma will offer insight into our industry, her casting process, showreels, contacting Casting Directors and how to give the best of yourself in the audition room.
Each actor will then read their scene - Emma will provide feedback, offering ideas and insight, before offering the opportunity to read again.
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