ONLINE PANEL (12:30pm PT / 3:30pm ET): Meet FOUR LA Managers in ONE afternoon
Date: Sun 10/11 @ 3:30pm ET / 12:30pm 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 LA MANAGERS IN ONE AFTERNOON!
Guests for the afternoon include:
Matt Kniaz from INDUSTRY ENTERTAINMENT
Desiree Middlebrook from ARCHETYPE
Justin Deanda from DEANDA MANAGEMENT
Colton James from RANDY JAMES 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). After your scene performance, you will have a brief period to give a quick pitch of your career highlights.
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. **No time requests will be taken.**
- 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 IV ▼
About Matt Kniaz▼
Matt Kniaz is originally from Boston and started his career as a lawyer. He then worked at ICM & CAA, and is now a talent manager for Industry Entertainment
About Desiree Middlebrook▼
Desiree loves actors and got her start in the industry in 2010 working as a casting associate - a sect of the industry she's working in off and on ever since. In the past 5 years, she's infiltrated the world of talent management working for Valerie McCaffrey at McCaffrey Talent Management. She is now a talent manager with Archetype LA.
About Justin Deanda▼
Over 15 years experience in artist representation. Justin started his career at ICM assisting legendary agent Ed Limato and worked as a Talent agent for 13 years before starting his own management firm Deanda Management in 2018.
About Colton James▼
Colton James has been in the entertainment industry for almost 25 years. He started as an actor and worked on projects such as Jurassic Park 2: The Lost World, The Cell with Jennifer Lopez and was a series regular on 7th Heaven. He then later went into casting and worked as a casting assistant on Supernatural and has finally landed in management. He currently works as a manager at Randy James Management.