All in-person classes and panels are temporarily suspended. However, we are providing online and remote access to these programs.
Please view our program calendar for our current remote offerings.
We are currently filming Conversations at Home videos. They are being released in our video gallery and promoted to actors subscribed to our email list. To subscribe for emails, go to “My Account”, click “My Account Settings” and scroll down to the “Email Notices” section. Check the boxes for email notifications you would like to receive.
Please refer to the event page details for information about how the class link will be sent to you. Some members have reported these emails ending up in their spam folder, so please check this as well. If you have still not received the link 20 minutes before scheduled class time, send us a message at email@example.com and we will resend it!
Class size is determined by staff in an effort to maintain quality control and create the best educational experience for all participants. We are constantly re-evaluating class size to see if we can serve more members. Please see our Program Calendar to see what opportunities we currently have available.
All of our programs have a waitlist. If the option to join the waitlist of an event does not appear, that means the waitlist is full. We recommend that you monitor the event page, as more spaces may open up if there are cancellations. Please see our Program Calendar to see what opportunities we currently have available.
Small Group Session classes maintain a small capacity so that the teacher can give individualized attention to each participant. We hope you will participate in this class in the future, please see our Program Calendar to see what opportunities we currently have available.
Please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org to receive class materials. Make sure to specify which class and date you participated.
The start time and zone for all programs are listed on their respective event page. Please refer to this for more information.
If you are over 18 years old and are fully paid up, please email email@example.com to have your application reprocessed.
In order for your Casting Access application to be approved, you must be a FULLY paid up and active SAG-AFTRA member, over 18 years of age, and have a complete Casting Access Profile. Members on the installment plan must have completed all installments before approval. More details can be found here.
The format of each class is dictated by the casting director host. Please refer to the event page for further details. Some classes have specific times for meeting, and others do not.
The format of each class is dictated by the casting director host. We are trying to make as many available to everyone as possible.
If you are alone and do not have a physical reader present feel free to use someone over the phone or Skype. Try your best to have the audio as clean and clear as possible. We are also offering remote live classes where you can perform a monologue live for a Casting Director. Please see our Program Calendar to see what opportunities we currently have available.
Due to the nature of current Casting Access programming, we are offering two formats of classes, Casting Access Online and Casting Access Remote, to best serve members. If you do not like performing via webcam, we suggest that you take a Casting Access Online class instead where performances are done via self-tape. Please see our Program Calendar to see what opportunities we currently have available.
We unfortunately cannot accept Vimeo submissions. Please see the event page for specific technical requirements.
Casting Access classes are frequency restricted unless otherwise stated. Please see each event page for class details.
The day cancellations close, your Casting Access profile, including your headshot is sent to the Casting Director. You will also receive further instructions that day. Your video will be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. We would suggest waiting to prepare the video until you have received the submission instructions.
We ask at this time that you save a space in the class for members who can participate due to class size limits.
Internet access is required for participation. Furthermore, each participant must have a YouTube account as well as access to a video camera and the means to digitize, compress, and upload a short video to the Internet. There are no special requirements for production format, but the use of high-resolution video (HD) is recommended. If you do not have easy access to the Internet and camera equipment, you will not be able to participate.