Bilingual Night with 6 New York Agents!
Date: Fri 4/26 @ 6:30pm
ARE YOU BILINGUAL & LOOKING FOR REPRESENTATION?
We've reached out to a few New York agents who are ACTIVELY SEEKING bilingial actors for their roster! New York shows are buzzing with opportunities for foreign-language speakers and we're ready to get you in the audition room!
- Barry Kolker, The Carson Kolker Organization
- John Shea, Frontier Booking
- Todd M. Eskin, ATB Talent
- Irene Cabrera, DDO Artists Agency
- Katie Murphy, Meg Pantera Agency
- Barry Katz, Dulcina Eisen Associates
Please prepare either a short side or a monologue with your chosen language. If you are preparing sides, please bring in a copy in English for the reader.
There will be three agents in each room so you will do your piece twice and receive written feedback from all six agents.
About Legit Agents ▼
About Barry Kolker▼
Barry Kolker is the Owner and a Talent Agent at The Carson Kolker Organization Ltd. Barry has been in the agency business for 25 years. This boutique agency represents performers for film, television, and theatre. Recent client bookings include: STRANGER THINGS, CHICAGO FIRE, WHEN WE RISE, SHADES OF BLUE, THE DEUCE, THE BREAKS, ELEMENTARY, among others. Current Broadway Bookings include: KINKY BOOTS, PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, SCHOOL OF ROCK, A BRONX TALE, ANASTASIA, WAR PAINT. Tours: THE KING AND I, FINDING NEVERLAND. Barry is pleased to be a guest again at One on One NYC.
About John Shea▼
John Shea, director of the New York office of Frontier Booking International since 1993, has helped maintain and strengthen its reputation as a top agency. FBI is known for establishing the careers of some of today's top stars, beginning with its first client, Courtney Cox. The ever-growing talent division of FBI specializes in performers of all ethnicities. Their clients have been recognized in various mediums of entertainment (especially film, television, and theatre). John's clients can be seen in Broadway's upcoming A BRONX TALE and THE BODYGUARD, the films DEATH NOTE, PATRIOT GAMES, DERAILED, BLOCK ISLAND, on television in FEED THE BEAST, ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK, BULL, GOTHAM, SHADES OF BLUE, DESIGNATED SURVIVOR, and many more.
About Todd Eskin▼
About Irene Cabrera▼
Irene Cabrera is an agent at DDO Artists Agency (NYC), a boutique agency representing actors, singers, and dancers for theater, film, and television. Over the past few years, Irene has developed a first-class roster that can be seen on Broadway and Off-Broadway stages, in regional, touring, and international productions, and on episodic television and films. She has been instrumental in launching DDO’s children’s department. Prior to joining DDO, she was a producer and an artist manager, with a passionate commitment to nurturing artists of color and championing work that expands boundaries of race, gender, and identity. She worked with visionary writer/director/producer George C. Wolfe at The Public Theater for 14 years. She began as co-founder of The Public’s Community Affairs department, a nationwide model for audience development, and went on to become a key member of the producing team on countless award-winning plays and musicals, working with some of the finest artists working today, such as Tony Kushner, Jeanine Tesori, Suzan-Lori Parks, and Nilo Cruz. Launching George C. Wolfe’s independent production company, ColorMad Productions, she worked on his film LACKAWANNA BLUES for HBO and Rosie Perez’s documentary YO SOY BORICUA for IFC. She went on to develop and produce music, stage, and television projects with Grammy Award-winning musician/activist Dan Zanes. She is currently working on the pre-production of BLACK GIRL, YOU'VE BEEN GENTRIFIED, a television pilot with Epoch Films. Irene moved to the United States from her native Puerto Rico in 1984. She was named Personaje de la Semana, and Top 50 Latinas of the Year by El Diario La Prensa for her commitment to developing and producing works of artists of color. She was also featured in Latina Magazine’s Latina Mothers in America. She lives in New York City with her husband (tap dancer/choreographer Derick K. Grant) and their two teenage children. Recent client bookings include: BULL, THE GET DOWN, BLACKLIST, GOTHAM, ALL EYEZ ON ME, and Broadway's HAMILTON, THE COLOR PURPLE, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, SPONGEBOB.
Most recently, Irene's client Josh Andres booked the role of Chino in the Steven Spielberg remake of West Side Story!
Derek Christopher Murphy
About Katie Murphy▼
KATIE MURPHY- Agent, Pantera/Murphy, The Agency
Graduated from Nazareth College of Rochester, with a Bachelor of Science in Musical Theater. Katie has been working at Meg Pantera The Agency for 2 ½ years, and just became an agent. Katie participates in the Actors Loft when available.www.actorsloftnyc.com
After attending last November's AIW (first session) I was called in by Katie Murphy to meet Meg Pantera. Meg and Katie signed me! I am now represented by Pantera/Murphy.
I was called in for a meeting with Katie Murphy from Pantera/Murphy Agency!
About Barry Katz▼
Barry Katz has been an agent with Dulcina Eisen Associates for almost 27 years. The agency works with trained actors in theater, film, and TV. Some recent Broadway client credits include THE HUMANS, LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT, ALADDIN, and MATILDA. Off-Broadway credits include HIMSELF & NORA, SHEAR MADNESS, A CLASS ACT, and shows at The Pearl, The Mint, NY Classical, and Roundabout. Clients can be seen on television in BLUE BLOODS, BLACKLIST, GOTHAM, PERSON OF INTEREST, ELEMENTARY, LAW & ORDER: SVU, MR. ROBOT, ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK, and more. Fun Fact: Barry has bicycled across the state of Iowa 29 times.