Wednesday, March 29, 2017

"The Art of Auditioning" Workshop April 4 - Free Event


From: Genie Joseph []
Sent: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 8:23 PM
Subject: Audition Workshop April 4


Free Event presented by:  Independent Film Arizona


The Art of Auditioning

For Actors and Filmmakers



  • How to ACE an audition
  • How to Bring It!  Using the Five Essential Skills in your Actor’s Toolbox
  • Cold Readings & Objectives – Finding the Meaning of a Scene
  • How to Eliminate the Top Ten Mistakes Actors often make
  • Listening, Improvisation and Focus
  • Auditioning Techniques for Film and TV – vs Theater
  • How the SLATE is your best friend


  • How best to conduct an audition
  • How to get the best performance from actors
  • How to best communicate what you want
  • Why you shouldn’t do “Line Readings” with experienced actors
  • How to “spot” the right person for the role

This interactive workshop will get you on your feet, working with the camera, and will improve your audition skills.  Come watch – or come prepared to audition – or to direct an audition.  You will learn how to maximize your success at every audition.


Presented by Genie Joseph, PhD

Genie is an award winning film director whose feature films have been distributed by SONY and USA Cable, and won International Awards.  She was a staff producer for ABC in Honolulu where she did hundreds of commercials.  She was co-producer for Nickelodeon on Beyond The Break, which shot four season in Hawaii.  She has cast nearly a thousand actors in feature films, commercials, short films, radio plays, musicals and TV shows -- in New York, Los Angeles, Montreal, Hawaii and now in Tucson.


Tuesday April 4th ,7-8:30 PM

Event presented by:  Independent Film Arizona

At the Tucson Art Institute  - 5099 E. Grant Road – Tucson 85712

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