Dates: Wed 10/23 @ 7pm

Meets 2 times: 10/23 10/30

 Lisa is one of the two heads of Casting for Tony Award-Winning Theatre, Playwright's Horizons! She is constantly casting new productions, workshops, and readings with Alaine Alldaffer + working with OTHER reputuable theatre companies, such as HUNTINGTON THEATRE COMPANY & more!

Credits include: Clybourne Park (Broadway and PH), The Flick (Barrow Street and PH), Bootycandy, The Qualms, Detroit, Circle Mirror Transformation, Stage Kiss, Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play, Rapture Blister Burn, and Present Laughter with Victor Garber for The Huntington Theatre and Roundabout. TV credits include: “Knights of Prosperity aka Let’s Rob Mick Jagger” (ABC). Other theaters include: Women’s Project, Huntington Theatre, Seattle Rep, ACT in San Francisco, Berkeley Rep, Alley Theatre, Arena in DC. Festivals: Williamstown and Humana. Casting Director for Villa at The Play Company.


Hone and perfect your THEATRE audition skills in this 2-Week Class with CD LISA DONADIO! In class, Lisa generously works with you, giving you productive feedback and individualized adjustments for your scenes. 

Week 1: Lisa will assign you scenes from a play 1-3 days in advance

Week 2: Lisa will assign you and a scene partner a scene in class  

Lisa's class will include:

Industry Q&A                 Assigned Scenes         


  • Account - Please go to My Account to create your webpage. Casting Directors will assign material based on a fully completed webpage. 
  • Sides - Scene assignments will be posted 1-3 days in advance.
  • Reader - Make sure to bring 2 COPIES OF YOUR SIDES (one with the reader's lines highlighted).  
  • Headshot/Resume - ALWAYS BRING A HARD COPY TO CLASS FOR FEEDBACK PURPOSES. When the class is over, the guest teaching this class will not be taking nor given access to your headshot, resume, or any other of your promotional materials per CSA guidelines.

*** Class Structure is subject to change. ***

Please understand that our workshops and classes are not job interviews or auditions. The presence of an industry guest is neither a guarantee nor a promise of employment, and such contact as you may have with a guest in a workshop rarely results in any further contact with that person. All workshop companies are prohibited by law from offering or attempting to obtain auditions or employment for you. ** It is the law for all talent training services, of which workshops are a part, to be bonded with the Labor Commissioner of the City of Los Angeles. 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. Next Level Studios/One on One is bonded in the State of California: #70978001

About Lisa Donadio

Lisa Donadio— Lisa is one of the two heads of Casting at Playwrights Horizons. Credits include: Clybourne Park (B’way and PH), The Flick (Barrow Street and PH), HirBootycandyThe QualmsDetroitCircleMirrorTransformationStage KissMr. Burns: A Post-Electric PlayRapture Blister BurnPresent Laughter with Victor Garber for The Huntington Theatre and Roundabout.  TV credits include: Knights of Prosperity aka Let’s Rob Mick Jagger (ABC). Other theaters include: Huntington Theatre, Seattle Rep, ACT in San Francisco, Berkeley Rep, Alley Theatre, Arena in DC. Festivals: Humana and Williamstown. Casting Director for Villa at The Play Company.


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