Join our seminar, get ready for a great audition, study with an accomplished Casting Director Russell Boast ("X-Men," "Alien: Resurrection," "Hotel Rwanda").

March 21st, 2015 10:00AM - 12:30PM

Santa Monica Playhouse
1211 4th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90401

Seating is limited, so register now!

Ticket price - $15

- Learn about the casting process.
- Learn how to prepare for your next audition.
- Learn the difference between the casting and auditioning process for TV and film.
- Ask your own questions directly to one of Los Angeles busiest casting directors.

This seminar/workshop is for aspiring actors and parents who want their children to be cast in commercials, films or television programs/videos.

Casting Director Russell Boast CSA:

After a brief stint in commercial casting, Casting Director Russell Boast was hired to source, book, and coordinate over 3,500 extras on the Angelina Jolie feature "Beyond Borders".

Russell relocated to Los Angeles 10 years ago and was mentored by award winning Casting Director Rick Pagano. Alongside Pagano ("X-Men", "Alien: Resurrection", "Hotel Rwanda") and Emmy Award Winner Debi Manwiller ("24"), Boast has worked with Pagano/Manwiller Casting for the past 8-years, casting the hit show "Franklin & Bash” and "24: Live Another Day". His feature credits include; "The Whole Truth" starring Elizabeth Rohm, Sean Patrick Flannery and Eric Roberts, "White Irish Drinkers" starring Karen Allen, Stephen Lang and Peter Riegert, "A Little Help" starring Jenna Fischer and Chris O’Donnell and most recently "The App" starring "Pretty Little Liars" and "Supernatural" super-star, Sean Faris.

Russell is currently on the board of directors for the Casting Society of America (CSA) and is a proud member of the Teamsters Local 399.



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