A Class Act NY

Agent & Industry Pro Showcase

Agent & Industry Pro Showcase

By audition only. Ages 4 – 20. 

ad_fb_newsfeed_agent_manager copy2017 Fall Showcase: Wednesday, Nov. 8 at Ripley-Grier Studios – 520 8th Ave., NYC

We are currently holding auditions for our November showcase. Call 212.315.3010 or email us to set up your free audition.

It’s often challenging to get in front of Talent Reps. A Class Act NY’s industry showcases and productions provide aspiring actors the unbelievable opportunity to perform for over 20 industry professionals in one evening.

Showcases take place twice a year, typically in May and November.

Previous participants are now working professionally and are appearing on Broadway, in television series, films and commercials. Click here to read about some of our students’ professional progress.

The biggest agencies in town attend our showcases including CESD, Abrams Artists, Don Buchwald & Associates, Generation TV, Shirley Grant Management, Carson Adler, About Face, Carson Kolker, Zoom Management, Parkside Management and many more.

Ages: Showcases are open to kids and young adults, ages 4 – 20. The showcase is by audition only. It is free to audition.

Private Coaching with ACANY Staff: If cast, we work with performers in two private coaching sessions prior to the Showcase.

Before auditioning, please consider the sacrifices that a family will need to make should a child begin to work with an agent or manager. This is a big commitment on your part to get kids to auditions and jobs.

Audition Dates: We are currently holding auditions for our Tuesday, Nov. 21 showcase. Call 212.315.3010 or email us to set up your free audition.

Video Submissions: If you live well outside of NYC but are willing to relocate or travel should you get representation, we accept video submissions.

Prepare: One-minute contemporary age-appropriate monologue from a published straight play. Pieces should be conversational in tone. Bring 2 copies of your monologue to your audition. Casual dress.

Monologues to Avoid: 
works written by D.M. LarsonCharlie Brown, The Fantastiks, The Wizard of Oz, and Alice in Wonderland and nothing classical, like Shakespeare. Also, the monologues must not be from a musical or compilation book. The piece must be from a straight play.

If you are a Singer:
 Sing 16 bars a cappella of a musical theatre song that is age-appropriate. If you are cast as a singer, you will have an accompanist at rehearsals and the showcase.
Songs to Avoid: Stay away from WickedCastle on a Cloud, Let It Go and anything that is not age appropriate.

 

Rehearsals: We work with performers in two private coaching sessions prior to the Showcase.
Cost: If cast, $385.
Showcase Date: Wednesday, Nov. 8
Set Up Your Free Audition:  We are currently holding auditions for our November showcase. Call 212.315.3010 or email us to set up your free audition.

The following disclaimer is provided specifically at the request of an in accordance with SAG/AFTRA: Seminars or classes are for educational purposes and will not secure or provide opportunity for employment in the field or representation by an agent.