Primetime TV Intensive with ABC Casting's John Ort!
Date: Saturday, February 13, 2010, Time: 1:00p - 4:00p
Cancel Deadline: 02/02/10
This event is in the past.
This one-day Intensive will focus on on-camera audition techniques for TELEVISION. Based on the head shot/resume, John will assign each actor their own sides to prepare prior to class.
The Intensive will begin with a Q&A with John. Each actor will be put ON-CAMERA and perform their sides which will be provided in advance. You will receive intensive feedback and adjustments from John and he will have you perform the scene again. John will also do a review of your headshot and resume.
John Ort is the Manager of Casting at ABC Primetime in New York working with Marci Phillips in casting series regulars for numerous pilots and currently running series for ABC/ABC Studios as well as some episodic casting. Recent pilot credits include the NY Casting Director on ZERO HOUR this past pilot season. He is also working on his fifth consecutive year in casting and production on the ABC NY Talent Showcase. The office is currently working on many projects and is always looking for new talent. Recent independent projects include HELLO, MY NAME IS BILLY (Fringe ’11), OVER AND OVER (Fringe ’10) and FLIGHT (Fringe ’09) as well as additional casting on the indie film THE LOUISIANA CONVERSATION. He has worked with Sig De Miguel and Stephen Vincent on feature films RABBIT HOLE and MESKADA. In addition he has worked with Downstairs Casting and Cindi Rush Casting.
After meeting Stuart in class, John Ort of ABC called him in for a role on TNT for ABC Studios's show, PERCEPTION.