Acting Workshop with Barry Shapiro
Hoffman is very excited to host Barry Shapiro again, as his annual Workshop is always requested by so many of our talent! Class size is limited and available for participants age 10 and above. To register, please click HERE.
***IMPORTANT NOTE: If you are interested in being submitted for castings and acting auditions, this workshop is absolutely crucial to polish your skills before scheduling your screening with our Acting & Broadcast Division. Professional training is imperative for all actors and a workshop with a veteran New York City Casting Director will be an excellent addition to your resume! Please know that even if you have previously participated in a Barry Shapiro Workshop, you are still eligible for this session***
About the Workshop
The workshop will begin with introductions and how to perform a commercial with copy. There will be a mock audition where the class will see what a New York audition entails. Mr. Shapiro will also stress other skills associated with acting that involve Improv, Cold Read & Scene Read. One-liners, facial expressions, personality, Improv, and Cold Read will be the focus.
About Barry Shapiro, of Herman & Lipson Casting in New York City
Herman & Lipson Casting, an NYC firm in business for 35 years, has cast over 8,000 commercials for top clients including ESPN, L’Oreal, American Express, and Verizon. Barry Shapiro serves as President of Herman & Lipson and has traveled globally during his three decade tenure to cast for commercials, film, theater and television. In addition, he conducts workshops and attends model & talent conventions across the United States. While in New York, Barry also spearheads commercial technique classes and directs comedy showcases.
Date(s) - Saturday, March 25, 2017 - Sunday, March 26, 2017
Hoffman International Model Agency