Judy Henderson, Veteran Casting Director, THREE WEEK CLASS
Dates: Mon 2/11 @ 7pm
Meets 3 times: 2/11 2/25 3/4
Ranked as one of the top 20 US Film Casting Directors by Ross Reports, Judy Henderson has made a name for herself in New York casting! Since creating Judy Henderson & Associates in 1984, Judy has cast over 100 titles, earning her 3 Artios Awards and the 2012 Emmy Award for Outstanding Casting!
She is casting the FINAL season for Showtime's Homeland and the BRAND NEW Crime series City on a Hill. This office also casts for theatre company The New Group and they're currently working on the 2019-2020 season!
Film/TV: Paranormal 2, Before Midnight, Fox's Love & Betrayal, PBS' Land of Little Rain, Nothing But the Truth, Love N' Dancing, Before Sunrise, Homeland, City on a Hill,
Theatre: Barefoot in the Park, Anna Karenina, Peace for Mary Frances, All the Fine Boys
Please note: This class skips the week of February 18 and the emergency hold date is scheduled for March 11th.
WEEK ONE: Cold reads, assigned in the class by Judy
WEEK TWO: We take the scene from Week One and block the Film.
WEEK THREE: Perform the blocked sides with partner for one-camera setup.
THE TAKE AWAY:
- Dive into an in-depth study of scenes for TV and Film
- Partner with a classmate to play with cold scenes provided with specific guidance form Judy
- Receive generous adjustments, and key notes regarding style, tone, quality and more.
- Engage in conversation about your headshot/ resume
About Judy Henderson▼
Judy Henderson has been honored as one of the top 20 US Film Casting Directors. Highlights include: Emmy Award for Outstanding Casting in a Drama Series, four Artios Awards for Outstanding Achievement TV Series and Theatre Drama Casting, nine Artios nominations for TV Series and Theatre Drama Casting. Select Film credits: BEFORE MIDNIGHT, PARANORMAL 2, 12 AND HOLDING, L.I.E. (six Independent Spirit Award Nominations), and BEFORE SUNRISE. Select TV credits: HOMELAND (Emmy Award and two Artios Awards). Broadway: BAREFOOT IN THE PARK and ANNA KARENINA (four Tony Nominations). Off-Broadway: INVASION (Obie Award), LIE OF THE MIND (Artios Award), THE KID (five Drama Desk Nominations), and HURLYBURLY (Artios Award). Member of CSA and Local 817 of the Teamsters Theatrical Union.