Booking Guest & Co-Star roles with JAMES CALLERI!

Dates: Wed 8/29 @ 7pm

Meets 3 times: 8/29 9/5 9/12


So far in 2018, James has cast the CENTRAL PARK FIVE mini-series for Netflix (produced by Oprah), Netflix's MESSIAH, and the pilot of the CW's upcoming series ALL AMERICAN starring Taye Diggs. He's currently casting over 10 Theatre Productions in NY and regionally. 

James is in high-demand as the owner of Calleri Casting, which recently worked on: I WILL BE GONE (Humana Festival), ELEMENO PEA (City Theater), THE SECOND MRS. WILSON (Long Wharf), THIEVES (Rattlestick West), X's AND O's (Berkeley Rep.), and THE UNDENIABLE SOUND OF RIGHT NOW (Rattlestick) and an upcoming Broadway play!

Recent projects include: the feature films LOOK AWAYand I ORIGINS (Sundance 2014) and stage productions ELEPHANT MAN starring Bradley Cooper, OF MICE AND MEN starring James Franco and Chris O'Dowd, and multiple seasons for Oregon Shakespeare Company, The Long Wharf Theater and Williamstown Theater Festival.

Other projects include:

Mike Cahill's (ANOTHER EARTH) newest feature I ORIGINS at Sundance
Stephen Sondheim's PASSION at CSC
Vanessa Redgrave and Jesse Eisenberg at Rattlestick Theater
Holly Hunter at the Flea
David Ives' ALL IN THE TIMING revival

James was the Casting Director for Lifetime's ARMY WIVES, &


All of your performances will be ON-CAMERA and available to download.  James will work with you on TV, Film and Theater sides he assigns in advance.

   **Your scene is video taped & made into a movie clip!
      After this class, you will receive an email with a link so
      you can watch your own video clip from this class.

**James is also the co-author of Acting Professionally: Raw Facts for About Careers in Acting**

NOTE: Being early to class is very important to James, therefore you will not be able to enter the classroom if you are late. Attendance is very important to James. Again, if you are not able to attend the first class, you will not be able to attend the subsequent classes etc. Please plan accordingly.

PLEASE PREPARE for NIGHT 1 - two sides of your choice from the packets James' provides under "GENERAL SIDES"

NIGHT 2:Two sides of your choice from the packets James' provides under "GENERAL SIDES"

WEEK  3: Assigned TV/Film Sides - please check 1-3 days in advance.

***Class Structure is subject to change.

This seminar or class is for educational purposes only and will not secure or provide opportunity for employment in the field or representation by an agent. One on One is bonded in the State of California: #70978001

About James Calleri

JAMES CALLERI along with his partners Paul Davis and Erica Jensen run Calleri Casting. They  have been awarded 14 Artios Awards for Outstanding Achievement in Casting. James proudly serves on the Board of the Casting Society of America. He is an Associate Professor of Theater at Columbia University School of the Arts where he heads the Graduate MFA Acting Program. He is the co-author with Robert Cohen of ACTING PROFESSIONALLY: RAW FACTS ABOUT CAREERS IN ACTING published by Palgrave MacMillan, in it’s eighth edition it is one of the leading books in the country for young actors.  James resides in New York City and Saugerties, New York.


Success Stories

After attending James Calleri's class here at One on One, Ryan booked a co-star role on THE PATH!

Ryan Andes

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