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's varied background of casting primetime, daytime, film and theater combined with his work as a Director allows him to bring a unique perspective on what it takes to book the job! Rob has 20 years of casting experience. Recent credits include the first 3 Seasons of SHADES OF BLUE, and the 2018 Pilot Season for the CW Network. Past credits include ABC Family and Warner Bros. Studios where he worked on many pilots including "The West Wing" and the first season of "Third Watch". He was nominated for five Emmy Awards for his casting on the CBS daytime drama "Guiding Light". For the final two years of production, he was also a Director and has the distinction of being the credited Director for the shows' final historic episode. He was nominated for five Emmy Awards for his casting on the CBS daytime drama "Guiding Light". For the final two years of production, he was also a Director and has the distinction of being the credited Director for the shows' final historic episode.
He has been an Adjunct Professor in Acting & Auditioning for the Camera at many colleges including: New York University - Tisch School of Drama, Pace University, Kean University and Western CT State. He has been a frequent guest speaker at Rutgers University, SUNY Purchase, Vassar College, Sarah Lawrence College, The Juilliard School of Drama, University of Miami Ohio, New School of Drama, NY Stage and Film, the Neighborhood Playhouse, Lee Strasburg Institute, School for Film and Television and the School of Visual Arts.