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Nancy Bishop, CSA | American Casting Director: Auditioning for Film and Television Masterclass.

Registration closes on April 8th, 2016

Nancy Bishop, CSA, is an American casting director based in Europe. She has cast talent on nearly one hundred projects such as Mission Impossible IV, Bourne Identity and Snowpiercer. She recently finished work on Unlocked, directed by Michael Apted and starring Michael Douglas and Orlando Bloom. Nancy was nominated for an Emmy Award and is also an internationally recognized acting coach. She founded the Acting for Film Program at the Prague Film School, and penned two books.

Nancy has been retained as casting director by dozens of major screen producers and directors, including Brad Bird, (Mission Impossible IV), Roman Polanski (Oliver), and Ridley Scott (Child 44). She also was nominated for an Emmy Award for her casting work on Anne Frank: The Whole Story, ABC/Disney Studios.

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The Masterclass is hosted by the International Theatre in English and Theodora Voutsa Productions.

Day 1 – Screen Acting Technique

Actors participate in a series of targeted exercises that develop effective methods for on camera work. Material covered will include close-up vs. wide shot techniques, playing an inner monologue and playing objectives. At the end of class, actors will be assigned scenes to prepare for mock castings the next day.

Day 2 – Strategies for Screen Casting

Actors will apply the techniques they learned on Day One to perform  casting sessions in front of camera, followed by a critique. The scenes will include a variety of genres ranging from historical drama, to action/thriller to sci-fi. Each participant will get one-on-one coaching in front of the camera with Nancy.

WHEN: Saturday April 16th and Sunday April 17th, 2016. 10am to 5pm

WHERE: IJdok 89, 1013 MM Amsterdam.

Maximun participants: 16

Send your CV at to receive further information and secure your spot in the Masterclass.

Deposit and tuition non refundable.

The Masterclass will take place at IJdok 89, 1013 MM Amsterdam.