ONLINE PANEL (9:30am PT / 12:30pm ET): Meet FOUR NYC Managers in ONE afternoon
Date: Sat 6/6 @ 12:30pm ET / 9:30am PT
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You will receive a Zoom link and instructions at least 6 hours before the beginning of class. Please check your spam and promotions folder. If you still do not see the email, please email us at email@example.com! If you sign up for the class the day before or the day of, please also email us so we can provide you with your Zoom link.
Looking to meet some of the industry's top representative professionals?
This is an amazing opportunity to meet & work with
FOUR LEADING NYC MANAGERS IN ONE AFTERNOON!
Guests for the afternoon include:
Bernard Bunye from FORTE ARTIST MANAGEMENT
Cyrena Esposito from RED LETTER ENTERTAINMENT
Julia Rudolph from ONE ENTERTAINMENT
Paula Curcuru from PRESTIGE MANAGEMENT
This is a great opportunity to SHOWCASE your work to
FOUR leading INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS!
*Panel Guests Subject to Change*
The only things you need are :
- Reliable Internet (Ethernet or Fast WiFI)
- A Laptop/Desktop computer is recommended (Phones/Tablets are doable)
- Quiet Room/Space
The panel will begin with quick introductions from each panelist, followed by a brief industry discussion with pre-selected questions from One On One / Next Level.
You will then be seen PRIVATELY by the panel using YOUR OWN SIDES (NO MORE THAN 2 PAGES IN LENGTH).
WE WILL PROVIDE A READER. A DropBox link will be sent before the event for you to upload your scene for the reader to review. *NO MORE THAN 2 PAGES IN LENGTH*
Don't have sides of your own? Feel free to use ones from our online library - CLICK HERE
Your headshot/resume will be provided to the panelists DIGITALLY via your One on One / Next Level webpage. Please be sure your webpages are complete with headshot, resume, and ideally a video clip.
The private sessions will be performed in ALPHABETICAL ORDER BY LAST NAME. Please be patient if your last name is further down the list as there will be a wait.
- Account - Please go to My Account to complete your webpage. Industry panelists are provided access to your webpage & contact information.
- Sides - Please make sure your scenes are no more than 2 pages in length. You will be sent a DropBox link a few hours prior to the event for you to upload your sides.
- Reader - We will provide a reader.
- Headshot/Resume - The panelists are provided with industry accounts which have digital copies and are linked to your One on One / Next Level webpages. Please be sure your webpages are complete with headshot, resume, and ideally a video clip.
You MUST have a reliable internet connection in order to have the optimal experience. One on One will NOT credit you if your class experience is affected by internet or technical issues on your end.
The Zoom link for each class is sent out approximately 6 hours beforehand. It is your responsibility to make sure you have the link and to reach out to One on One PRIOR to the start of class if you have not received it. Please be sure to check your Inbox, Promotions, and Spam folders.
If you sign up for an Online Class the day of, you must email firstname.lastname@example.org so you can be sent the Zoom link for the class.
One on One is proud to offer our online classes with casting directors in both NYC & Los Angeles. The start time of the class along with the respective time zone is listed clearly on the class page. It is your responsibility to mark your calendars accordingly. One on One will NOT credit you if you did not take the time zone of the class into account.
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
** Panel guests subject to change.
**Format subject to change
About Industry Guests III ▼
About Bernard Bunye▼
In 2007, Bernard F. Bunye began his career in talent management working for manager/producer Lillian LaSalle at Sweet 180 Talent Management and Production. After three years of learning the business from Ms. LaSalle, Bernard co-created Intrepid Talent Management with Jen Namoff. Building on the success of ITM, Bernard launched Brownstone Entertainment Management in January 2012. In August 2016, Bernard closed Brownstone Entertainment Management and joined SirenSong Entertainment to work alongside Donna DeStefano. In April 2019, Bernard left SirenSong to open up Forte Artist Management with Aaron J. Sandler. Bernard handles clients for film, TV and theatre.
Past client bookings have included Television shows such as: 30 Rock, Alpha House, The Americans, Billions, The Blacklist, Blindspot, Blue Bloods, Bull, Cassandra French's Finishing School for Boys, Chicago Med, Chicago PD, Dietland, The Donors, FBI, Fringe, The Good Fight, The Good Wife, Gossip Girl, High Maintenance, Inside Amy Schumer, Law and Order, Law and Order: SVU, Louie, The Mick, Mindhunter, Mozart in the Jungle, Mr. Robot, The OA, Orange Is The New Black, The Path, Ringside, Royal Pains, Shades of Blue, Succession, Time After Time and Wormwood. Films: Girl Most Likely, Going In Style, Hedgehog, In The Blood, Kelly & Cal, The Mend, Miss Sloane, The Samuel Project and Why Him? and Broadway shows: Betrayal, Gary: A Sequel To Titus Andronicus, Hello, Dolly!, Indecent, Something Rotten! and The Snow Geese.
His clients have also worked Off-Broadway with numerous shows at the Atlantic Theatre Company, LCT3, Manhattan Theatre Club, MCC Theater, New York Theatre Workshop, Playwrights Horizons, The Public Theater, Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, Roundabout Underground and Signature Theatre. Regionally, his clients have appeared at Actors Theatre of Louisville, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Geffen Playhouse, Guthrie Theater, Hangar Theatre, Huntington Theatre Company, Long Wharf Theatre, McCarter Theatre, The Old Globe and South Coast Repertory.
Pearl is playing a major character on two regional stages after booking the gig through her manager Bernard Bunye, who she met at One on One!
In June I booked a session with Bernard Bunyé, owner of Forte Artist Management. Last month I signed with his company!
About Cyrena Esposito▼
Cyrena has been in the entertainment business for over 30 years. With a BFA in the theatre, she began her career as an actress and singer. Soon after moving to New York she left the performance side of the business to work in Television Development at Reeves Entertainment, the producers of Kate and Allie, Gimme a Break, and many other television movies and programs. In the early 90’s she left the television industry to become a talent agent where she represented many actors, comedians, celebs, her personal clients, Joy Behar and her childhood idol, Liza Minnelli. In 2001 she became a partner at a NYC Management company. She opened Red Letter Entertainment, a talent and literary management company that reps award winning actors and writers in 2003.
Cyrena has begun and nurtured the careers of many New York actors. Her clients can be seen in TV, film, and theatre. A few recent projects are: The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Sweet Bitter, Iron Fist, Sneaky Pete, The Looming Tower, Banshee, Chicago PD, Blacklist, Blue Bloods, SVU, Hamilton, Harry Potter, Shakespeare in the Park, and Williamstown. Cyrena is a producer and Tony award winner for the 2010 Tony award winning musical, Memphis as well as Spiderman on Broadway.
With her theatrical background and entertainment experience, Cyrena found her niche in management. She also enjoys the producing end of the business and enjoys putting the right people or teams together.
Cyrena occasionally coaches actors in the business of acting and image consulting and is a constant guest speaker in New York City and throughout the country.
About Julia Rudolph▼
Julia Rudolph is a Manhattan based talent manager with prestigious bi-coastal talent management company One Entertainment. One Entertainment's clients can be seen in television, film, and theatre projects such as the recent Broadway revival of ALL MY SONS, Netflix's Stranger Things and The Politician, and Apple+'s Dickinson and Amazing Stories. Before moving to One Entertainment, Julia previously worked at Buchwald and with several Broadway casting directors. She has also had the pleasure of working at a variety of theatres around the country including Lookingglass Theatre Company, The Wilma Theatre, Philadelphia Theatre Company, New York Theatre Workshop, Ars Nova and The New York Neo-Futurists.
About Paula Curcuru▼
Prestige Management Group is a full service talent management and production company. In business for over 8 years Prestige has worked on Film, Television and Theater projects - developing our talent and booking guest star roles, Broadway shows, feature films and national commercials.
Talent Manger Paula Curcuru, the owner of Prestige Management Group and one of six managers this office's clients are working on both coasts and can be seen on TV (Boardwalk Empire, House of Cards, Rizzoli & Isles, Bones, Smash, The Following, The Big C, Blue Bloods, Law & Order: SVU, etc.), Broadway (The Lion King, Jersey Boys, Rock of Ages, Peter & The Starcatcher), National Tours (Million Dollar Quartet, American Idiot), and Film (Wolf of Wall Street, Blood Ties, Thanks for Sharing, What Maisie Knew, Sex & The City 2, The Stepford Wives, It’s Complicated). Many of our clients have National Ad Campaigns running as well as major Print Ads.