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Lucy Amos has worked in casting for 6 years.
Jonny has been working in casting for over 9 years and started his career working with Gabrielle Dawes, Kate Rhodes James and Daniel Edwards on projects like Sherlock, Line Of Duty, The Missing (series 1 and 2) and Mr. Selfridge.
Nathan is currently Casting Associate at Julie Harkin Casting.
Acting can be a lonely, isolating career and often it feels like there's no one to turn to for help and guidance.

TERMS & CONDITIONS

Workshops with Casting Directors are educational and should never be considered a job interview or audition. Attending workshops is not a way to obtain employment as an actor. The presence of a Casting Director is neither a guarantee nor a promise of employment. Contact with a Casting Director at a workshop rarely results in any further contact with that Casting Director or any company affiliated with that Casting Director.

 

CANCELLATIONS & REFUNDS

We are happy to offer full refunds on all standard 3hr workshops, provided we are given a full working 72hrs notice.

If only 24-72 hours notice is supplied a credit note will be issued, valid for 6 months and redeemable once.

A credit note will not be issued for cancellations made inside 24hrs.

 

IMPROV COURSES (When Available)

You can book and pay in full immediately or alternatively secure your space by selecting the £50 deposit. (Non-refundable but deductable from total cost). Final payments to confirm attendance must be paid by (See course details). If full payment has not been made by this date we reserve the right to re-allocate your space.

 

IMPROV COURSE CANCELLATIONS

We will be able to offer a refund of the full fee (minus £50 deposit) on any cancellations made on or before (See course details).

We regret we cannot offer refunds after this date unless your space is filled.

 

For more details about the improv courses email: info(at)casting-workshops.co.uk

If your booking name differs from your Spotlight Name, or if you are booking on behalf of someone else, please notify us of their Spotlight name by dropping us an email.

Workshops, Courses + Events

 

Free Events

Casting Workshops offer Actor Surgery Sessions with Old Diorama's Associate Performer Scheme

 

Acting can be a lonely, isolating career and often it feels like there's no one to turn to for help and guidance.

 

Our FREE monthly Actor's surgery, offers 7 actors the chance to seek 1-to-1 guidance and advice in a supportive and confidential setting. Whether you have a specific problem you need help with or you're looking for advice on agents and casting directors, more practical thoughts about your CV, Showreel and headshots or emotional support dealing with the highs and lows of the industry, you can come and spend time with us for an honest, open chat.

 

Book your 25minute slot for October's surgery now and remember there's only 7 spaces available!

 

The £1 booking fee, taken to secure your slot, will be refunded after your attendence.  

This is a 100% free service.

Date: Monday 2nd December

Time: Various

 

Venue: Old Diorama Arts Centre, London, NW1

Nearest Tube: Warren Street

TV & Film Castings

Jonny has been working in casting for over 9 years and started his career working with Gabrielle Dawes, Kate Rhodes James and Daniel Edwards on projects like Sherlock, Line Of Duty, The Missing (series 1 and 2) and Mr. Selfridge.

 

Jonny is currently working as a casting associate at Shaheen Baig Casting where projects he has worked on include Peaky Blinders, Three Girls, Electric Dreams, Damilola Our Loved Boy, Rare Beasts, I Am, Ghost Stories and Shane Meadows' series The Virtues. Recent credits include series 2 of Amazon series Hanna - where he shared Casting Director credit with Shaheen.

 

During this session Jonny will use a selection of sides, sent out a few days before, to explore the choices you make when preparing for a TV or Film casting. He will offer feedback and advice to help you maximise your time in a casting before ending the session with an informal Q&A.

 

Date: Tuesday 7th January 2020

Time: 19:00pm - 22:00pm

 

Venue: Old Diorama Arts Centre, London, NW1

Nearest Tube: Warren Street

 

TV & Film Castings

Nathan is currently Casting Associate at Julie Harkin Casting.

 

His recent television credits include Michaela Coel's upcoming HBO series January 22nd, War Of The Worlds (Canal+ & FOX), The Feed (Amazon Studios), and The Accident (Channel 4). Recent feature films include The Aeronauts starring Felicity Jones and Eddie Redmayne, and Teen Spirit starring Elle Fanning.

 

Prior to working with Julie, Nathan was Casting & Creative Assistant at the Donmar Warehouse.

 

During this session Nathan will use a selection of sides, sent out a few days before, to explore the choices you make when preparing for a TV or Film casting. He will offer feedback and advice to help you maximise your time in a casting before ending the session with an informal Q&A.

Date: Saturday 11th January

Time: 10:30am - 13:30pm

 

Venue: Jerwood Space, London, SE1

Nearest Tube: Southwark

 

TV & Film Castings

Lucy Amos has worked in casting for 6 years.

 

She is currently working as an associate at Nina Gold Casting where her most recent associate credits include upcoming films Misbehaviour starring Keira Knightley and directed by Philippa Lowthorpe, Ironbark starring Benedict Cumberbatch and directed by Dominic Cooke and a new adaptation of Roald Dahl's The Witches directed by Robert Zemeckis and starring Anne Hathaway and Octavia Spencer. Previously Lucy worked with Des Hamilton, where projects included HBO series Gunpowder and The House That Jack Built. 

 

During this session Lucy will use a selection of sides, sent out a few days before, to explore the choices you make when preparing for a TV or Film casting. She will offer feedback and advice to help you maximise your time in a casting before ending the session with an informal Q&A.

 

Date: Saturday 7th December

Time: 10:30am - 13:30pm 

           14:30pm - 17:30pm

 

Venue: Jerwood Space, London, SE1

Nearest Tube: Southwark