ONLINE CLASS (11am PT / 2pm ET): SPECIAL FEATURE FILM INTENSIVE with Head CD Valerie McCaffrey
Dates: Fri 9/18 @ 2pm ET / 11am PT
Meets 2 times: 9/18 10/2
Join us LIVE online!
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.
HEAD CD Valerie McCaffrey FOCUSES on Feature Films (Both Studios & Indies)
She was the former Head of Feature Casting for UNIVERSAL STUDIOS and has cast OVER 110 FILMS.
Previous credits include OSCAR FILMS such as American History X starring Edward Norton, Babe starring James Cromwell, as well as Hard Candy starring Ellen Page and Patrick Wilson Wilson.
Valerie is busy YEAR-ROUND with both indie & studio features. She has been working on THREE FILMS including one directed by Scott Marshall.
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
This class is designed to work specifically on Film audition material with Valerie McCaffrey. In class, Valerie generously works with you, giving you feedback and adjustments to your scene.
Week 1: Bring in your own scene that you have chosen & prepared. Please bring in something that showcases you in the best possible light (2-3 pages max).
Week 2: Valerie assigns you a scene 1-2 days in advance based on your headshot/Next Level webpage.
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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.
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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
**Class structure is subject to change.
About Valerie McCaffrey▼
From April 1994-2000, Valerie held the position of Vice President of Feature Film Casting for New Line/Fine Line Films. During her tenure at New Line/Fine Line, Ms. McCaffrey cast scores of films, developing strong relationships with all major talent agencies and management firms. Among the many highlights of her career, she cast Edward Norton and Eddie Furlong in New Line Cinema’s AMERICAN HISTORY X which Edward Norton was nominated for an Academy Award. While at Universal Studios, where she is was Director of Feature film Casting for 8 years, she also cast BABE which garnered James Cromwell an Oscar nomination for his performance as the pig farmer produced by George Miller. She cast "Hard Candy” starring Ellen Page and Patrick Wilson. To date, she has cast over 85 films.