Audition Technique for Stage & Screen

Presented by Casting Director Pat Golden

Audition with confidence. Perfect your acting audition technique for stage or screen. Learn what Directors and Casting Directors are looking for in your theater, film or TV audition. 

Director/Casting Director Pat Golden will help you prepare for your next audition. She shares what Industry Professionals want to see. 

In this 5-Week Audition Workshop, we will cover: 

  • Selecting material
  • How to prepare
  • How to present yourself in an audition
  • Reading with another person
  • Cold Readings
  • Auditions for Stage and Screen and the differences between the two mediums
  • Auditioning On-Camera

You will have the opportunity to work on-camera during this workshop.

For the first day: Come prepared to deliver one monologue – dramatic or comedic  – appropriate for the Stage. Please also come with one 2-person scene in mind, appropriate for the Screen, that you would like to explore throughout the workshop. Scenes are to be 2-3 minutes in length. Please bring a hardcopy of each scene. We will work on your scenes in class.

Pat Golden is a Director and Casting Director for theater and film. Film casting credits include: PLATOON, BLUE VELVET, THE KILLING FIELDS, THE HANDMAID’S TALE, NEW JACK CITY, DOWNTOWN EXPRESS, GIMME SHELTER…read more