Zoom Audition Workshop with Jesse Griffiths
Please join Casting Director Jesse Griffiths for a virtual workshop on auditioning for film and TV over Zoom.
Participants will be selected in advance, given audition material to prepare and Jesse will walk them through a typical Zoom audition.
This workshop is open to all ACTRA Alberta members and those not selected to participate directly are encouraged to audit the process.
There will be time dedicated to a Q&A at the end of the workshop.
Sunday, May 8
2 pm – 4:30 pm
FREE for ACTRA Alberta members only
Space is limited
- The selected participants will be contacted and provided an audition material a week before the workshop.
- If you want to participate as an auditor, please state it when you send your RSVP.
JESSE GRIFFITHS – Casting Director – CDC
After over a decade working as an actor in film, TV and theatre, Jesse made a pivot and began his career in casting. He opened Jesse Griffiths Casting (JGC) with the goal of combining his passion for the arts with his knowledge of local talent. His focus is, and will always be, to push for more inclusion and diversity in the casting process. He devotes part of his time to the development of the next generation of artists and has taught at Ryerson University, Sheridan College, Actra Toronto and leads a monthly workshop for Toronto’s BIPOC community. He is a mentor at the Canadian Film Centre’s Actors Conservatory and serves on the Executive of the Casting Director’s Society of Canada. Jesse is a graduate of Ryerson Theatre School with a BFA in Theatre Performance.