GUEST STAR/SERIES REGULAR EXPERT CLASS with ROB DECINA
Dates: Tue 11/7 @ 7pm
Meets 3 times: 11/7 11/14 11/21
**Rob is currently working on a NETFLIX show & NBC's SHADES OF BLUE!**
FIVE time EMMY AWARD nominee, Rob Decina brings a unique perspective on what it takes to book the job due to his extensive work casting for primetime and daytime TV, film, theater, as well as his considerable expertise as a director! He was nominated for FIVE Emmy Awards for his work on the CBS daytime drama GUIDING LIGHT. For the final two years of production, he was also a director and has the distinction of directing the
show's final historic episode.
Rob's credits include The CW shows DYNASTY, INSATIABLE, and VALOR. THE COMEDIAN starring Robert DeNiro, THE SCORPION KING, starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, THE WEST WING, and the first season of THIRD WATCH.
Over the course of three weeks, Rob will be working with you on TV audition technique for Guest Star and Series Regular roles.
WEEK ONE: You will focus on a technique which enhances your ability to make specific choices to empower yourself in an audition. Rob will share with you specific skills on "how to stand out and book the job." A clear distinction between acting and auditioning will be covered. All actors will leave class with sides.
WEEK TWO: You'll present those sides and an emphasis will be placed on the application of the technique from class #1. Many other audition points will be discussed and worked on including the best way to start and end an audition. Your work will be taped.
WEEK THREE: You'll go on tape for your callback with final notes emphasizing your progress from the previous class. In addition, co-star auditions will be covered.
**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.
***ALSO BRING A HARD COPY OF YOUR HEADSHOT/RESUME***
About Rob Decina▼
Rob Decina has been a Casting Director for almost 20 years. Credits include: the first two seasons of SHADES OF BLUE for NBC, working on the feature film THE COMEDIAN starring Robert DeNiro, as well as pilots at ABC Family and Warner Bros TV. He was the Head Casting Director for the CBS daytime drama GUIDING LIGHT for 10 years and was nominated for five Emmy Awards for his work. He was also a director and has the distinction of being the credited Director for GUIDING LIGHT's final, historic episode. Rob's book, THE ART OF AUDITIONING: TECHNIQUES FOR TELEVISION is very well respected, and Rob is currently working on a revision. This class is based on his book.