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Private Event

Saturday, April 6, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Portland Conservatory Presents Casting Director Audition Clinic with Lisa Beach

Atrios Award-winning casting director Lisa Beach (Horrible Bosses, Hawaii Five-0, School Ties, Scream) has always wanted to visit Portland so the Portland Local Conservatory is giving her that chance with a special audition clinic for Portland Local members only!

This Conservatory class will consist of a lecture and live reading with a reader provided by the Conservatory Committee. Each actor should prepare their own scene, no more than 2-2.5 pages/2 minutes max. Topics covered include: audition techniques when actually doing a scene, do’s and don’ts, what to expect in a casting office, self-tape hints and audition prep techniques.

When: 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Saturday, April 6

Where: Scott Rogers Studios at the Alberta Abbey
126 N.E. Alberta Ave. (2 blocks West of MLK)
Portland, OR 97211
Free parking in the lot across Alberta or on the street.

RSVP: Contact the local office at portland@sagaftra.org or (206) 282-2506. Seating is limited and all reservations will be secured on a first come, first served basis.

For more on the instructor, click here.

The Portland Local Conservatory Committee’s mission is to provide professional training and industry networking that can raise the level of professional talent in the PNW. The Portland Local Conservatory is dedicated to providing unique and relevant education workshops, and seminars.

This workshop is only open to paid-up SAG-AFTRA members in good standing — no guests are allowed. Parents/guardians of performers under 18 years old are welcome. SAG-AFTRA members, please bring your membership card or digital card on the app (paid thru April 30, 2019) for admittance.


Saturday, April 6, 2019
9:00 am - 12:30 pm