Dates: Sun 10/18 @ 3:30pm ET / 12:30pm PT

Meets 3 times: 10/18 10/25 11/1

Join us LIVE online!

PLEASE NOTE: An integral part of Michael's classes is the educational lecture at the beginning of class. If you are late to class, you will NOT be allowed in & credit will NOT be issued from Next Level. 

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! 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.

Take this NEXT LEVEL EXCLUSIVE class with one of the biggest casting directors in LA! It is IDEAL for actors wanting to work on multiple facets of their talent. Michael will work with you for 3-weeks on COMEDY SIDES and CO-STAR SIDES -- all of which you will pick out, prepare & present to him each week. 

CREDITS: Michael is an Emmy-nominated CD known for casting over 20 televsion series/pilots & multiple feature films. He is partners with ANYA COLOFF & together their office works on some of the biggest network/cable TV projects in town! Check out his IMDB for MORE!



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 TV comedy audition material with MICHAEL NICOLO. In class, Michael generously works with you, giving you feedback and adjustments to your scene. 

Week 1: Bring in your own SINGLE CAM COMEDY scene that you have chosen & prepared. Please bring in something that showcases you in the best possible light (2-3 pages max).

Week 2: Bring in your own MULTI CAM COMEDY scene that you have chosen & prepared. Please bring in something that showcases you in the best possible light (2-3 pages max).

Week 3: Bring in TWO CO-STAR SCENES of your own choosing. We have uploaded a selection of Co-Star scenes on the class page under "GENERAL SIDES".

Please do NOT bring in scenes from unaired projects.

You may absolutely NOT bring in a scene from a show that Michael is casting or has previously cast!

Michael's class will include:

Industry Q&A                  Prepared Sides                   On-Camera                   Videos Sent


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 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 Format Subject to Change

About Michael Nicolo

Michael Nicolo began his casting career upon graduation from Marymount Manhattan College in 1999 where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication. His casting experience began as an assistant in casting various television shows. He is the casting director on many successful half-hour and one-hour shows, along with both independent and studio features. Michael is known for casting over 20 television series/pilots and multiple feature films. He has been nominated for an Emmy Award as Casting Director for a hit television show on a major network, in addition to being nominated for the Artios Award.      

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