One Day - Audition Technique & Self Tape Workshop

Two Classes in One for just $79

*Note $79 is the Early Bird Discount - price will go up to $99

Saturday, March 7th
LA Castle Studios - Burbank

Get two amazing classes combined in One Day to not only sharpen your auditon skills and help you get more work, but also teach you how to do your own professional self-tape auditions (prevalent today in casting), saving you thousands of dollars a year. 


9:00am - 1:00pm: Cold-Reading/Audition technique/Business of Show Business with Jeff Rector
11:00am - 12:00pm: From A Casting Director's Perspective with Terry Berland

1:00pm - 2:00pm: Lunch Break

2:00pm - 6:00pm: Self-Tape Mastery Class/Setting up your own Self-Tape Studio with Tim Powell

Reserve Your Spot Today - Seating is Limited
Cold Reading - Audition Technique
About The Instructor - Jeff Rector

Jeff Rector is an award-winning writer, director, producer, working actor and casting director and has been teaching his workshop for over 15 years helping actors, Book More Work! Jeff has appeared in over 100 television shows and motion pictures. Credits include "American Horror Story" "The Bold & The Beautiful", "Star Trek: The Next Generation and many others. View his IMDB credits here.

Jeff will teach you the tips and tricks of the trade that they don't teach you in acting class. These include preperation, breaking down a scene, making strong choices, cold reading techniques and casting director's do's and dont's in an audition and more. 

Most importantly, Jeff will teach you "The Business of Show Business". Most actors don't understand that you are a product and you need to know how to market yourself and take control of your own career. You are your own best agent! Remember, it's Show Business!

Audition material will cover television, motion pictures, voice-overs, commercials, soap opersa, industrial films and improvisation. You'll even learn about some acting jobs most actors don't even know exist and how to create a powerful and professional resume.

Please bring a headshot and resume for future casting opportunities.

From A Casting Director's Perspective
About The Instructor - Terry Berland - Commercial Casting Director

Terry Berland, CSA has over twenty five years of experience casting commercials, voice over, animation, dubbing, video games as well as television, film and theatre. She comes from a strong New York advertising agency background and served as Head of Casting at BBDO/NY Worldwide. This lead into heading the commercial division of Liberman Hirschfeld Casting (LA), ("Seinfeld", "Larry Sanders Show", "Grace Under Fire") and has been instrumental in the process of launching many talent careers.  

Terry has earned casting awards that include Clio, The Houston International Film Festival and The Art Director's Club to name just a few.

Terry is up to the minute on what’s going on, as she communicates directly with the producers and directors who are hiring the talent on each and every job she casts. 

Terry has been an adjunct faculty member of the Lee Strasberg Institute and the American Musical and Dramatic Academy of New York. She has been brought in to cities all over the United States to work with talent on their commercial technique and to educate them on the world of advertising. She is the co-author of the #1 industry how-to book “Breaking Into Commercials”. For credits go to:

The seminar is purely educational and not a job interview.  Bond #5090690

Self-Tape Mastery Class
About The Instructor - Tim Powell

Tim has presented his Self-Taping Solutions for SAG-AFTRA, AFI, The TV Academy, Netflix, CBS, The American Academy of Dramatic Arts, UCLA, USC and many others.

Tim Powell is an actor, producer, acting coach and teacher, who has been recording and delivering studio-quality video auditions for actors since the late 90’s. 

Tim currently serves as the CEO and Session Director for, an artist-focused self-taping service, serving clients who range from contemporary Day-Players and recurring Guest Stars to Series Regulars and Lead Actors. 

In Hollywood, Tim is known as “The Self-Tape Guru.” AuditionsUp can tape it for you; or more importantly, teach you how you can do your own professional self-tape auditions. 

Tim has had an extensive on-camera career, with Guest-Starring and Recurring Television roles on "How to Get Away with Murder", "Scandal", "Ray Donovan", "Brooklyn Nine-Nine",  "Criminal Minds", "Army Wives", and many more.  View his IMDB credits here. 

Self-Taping Solutions for Actors - Explore how to record professional quality auditions and deliver them directly to agents and casting directors.

How to achieve outstanding results on a tight budget * Self-taping mistakes to avoid * How to understand and implement 3-Point Lighting * How to select the best equipment for your budget * Professional audio tips and tricks * How to understand and implement compression to meet file size requirements * How to deliver your auditions efficiently and free of charge * How to use your SmartPhone/Tablet for professional self-taping and more.

Reserve Your Spot Today! Seating is Limited

LA CASTLE STUDIOS - 9:00am - 6:00pm

- 154 South Victory Blvd. Burbank, Ca 91505 -(just south of Olive Ave.)

If you have any questions: 1-818-601-2082