Forrest Pruett, owner of the Indie Acting Studio in Memphis, Tenn. announces, there are still some open seats for the Helen McCready Workshop. This workshop will be presented on Oct. 26, 2013 at the Indie Studio. Forrest submitted the following information about the workshop.
"Don’t miss this great opportunity for actors of all ages to learn from a working Los Angeles highly respected casting director with 25 years professional casting experience- Learn to adjust and perfect what is expected if you were to audition in LA, from a LA casting director... Helen travels all over the country teaching acting workshops geared to help actors make honest choices that will develop a stronger self confidence in their work
Helen will share the inside track on what it takes to be effective in the audition room. After you leave an audition… have you ever wondered how you did? Curious about what your odds were? Wonder what it takes to book the job? What, if any, bargaining power do you or your agent have with a television contract? Learn from this stellar woman of casting directors what it takes to book the job. Classes are limited to 24 per class any level are eligible. Please call or email with any questions.
In addition to the workshop, we will also have a mixer/get-together for those who attended the workshop so they can get some personal time with Helen… We will announce the mixer location in class… You’re guaranteed to have fun and learn a lot. There are a few seats left."
Helen McCready has a vast knowledge of the acting scene, and what it takes to be cast in a production. Forrest states, "Casting director, Helen McCready, CSA, is the casting director for a number of films, most recently 'LITBC' with Sharon Stone, 'Lighthouse' with Danny Glover; and through the office of Fern Champion Casting: 'Whitey' pilot with David Koechner, Lifetime 'The Jodi Arias Story,' 'Tom Sawyer & Huck Finn' starring Val Kilmer.
Other credits include: 'Margarine Wars' with Doris Roberts, Robert Loggia, Terri Moore, and Dee Wallace, 'Five Hour Friends,' starring Tom Sizemore, 'Just Crazy Enough', starring Chris Kattan and location casting for 'Sleeping Around', a project by THINKFACTORY, who brought us 'Hatfields & McCoys' with Kevin Costner and now casting 'TEXAS RANGERS.'
'Texas Rangers,' casting along with with Fern Champion Casting beings soon. Helen will produce and cast her screenplay 'Dude' in 2013. Helen, also an author, uncovers everything an actor needs to know from the audition to booking the role in her book for actors, 'Audition & Book It' & 'Audition & Book It! Take Two.'"
The location of the workshop is Indie Acting Studio at 6047 Executive Centre Dr., Suite 3, Memphis, Tennessee, 38134. (Phone - 901-267-1000) ( https://www.facebook.com/IndieActing. The date is Oct. 26, 2013, from 11:00am until 4:00pm. The fee for the class is $150 or prepay a $75 deposit to secure your chair. All workshops are non-refundable. To register, click here, Helen McCready Workshop
Forrest adds, "Choose to focus on what's positive in yourselves - Helen McCready will raise your consciousness level enormously!"
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