Virtual Audition Technique & Protocol ’22 (Jamibeth Margolis)
AUDITION TECHNIQUE AND PROTOCOL, PLUS EVENT Q&A
with casting director Jamibeth Margolis and TRU executive director Bob Ost.
(CLICK HERE for Thursday workshop with Valerie Adami & Bob Kale)
Tuesday Sept 6th, 7PM to 9PM ET
Another great opportunity to prepare yourself for the TRU Audition, and it's free for anyone who has applied to the event (but you must reserve your space), $30 for everyone else. ALL ARE WELCOME! Longtime casting director Jamibeth Margolis of Jamibeth Margolis Casting will go over best practices for a virtual audition, with advice for making the most of the technology you have available. She will also offer a more detailed look at the essentials of making a good impression, from getting a headshot that really sells you to formatting your resume professionally ... and way beyond basics to selecting audition material that works for you, shaping it effectively, dressing the part plus a taste of how to take your audition to the next level.
Audition Technique will be preceded by a presentation by TRU executive Bob Ost with information and Q&A to prepare you for the TRU Audition Event on Sept 17 & 18. Click here to return to the Audition Event main page. Click here for the Virtual Audition Technique workshop with Valerie Adami & Bob Kale, on 9/8.
is a professional casting director in New York. She has worked with Johnson-Liff Casting, Cameron Mackintosh, and Margolis-Seay Casting and is now out on her own as a freelance casting director. Her company is Jamibeth Margolis Casting and Productions. Previous credits include the Broadway and National Touring Companies of such mega hits as Les Miserables, The Phantom Of The Opera, Miss Saigon, The Producers, Cats, and Jane Eyre as well as two dozen other shows on Broadway. She also currently casts for Off-Broadway, National Touring Companies and shows for prominent regional theaters and the major theater festivals in NYC. Her casting office is dedicated to the development of new plays and musicals. Additional casting credits include multiple television pilots and on-camera industrials for major US companies. Current And Recent Casting Projects: Fiddler On The Roof In Yiddish (Stage 42 Off-Broadway/Winner of 2020 Artios Award For Casting), National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Season, Sistas: The Musical (Off Broadway), Cleveland Musical Theatre Season, Parity Productions, Streaming Musicals and more. Jamibeth served as assistant director to Tony Award winner Jerry Zaks on the Broadway revival of The Caine Mutiny Court Martial and also on Jules Feiffer’s A Bad Friend at Lincoln Center Theatre. She has also helmed developmental productions and readings of the new works, including Naked In Encino, Owl Creek, Far From the Madding Crowd, Plane Crazy, Great Googley Moo, 1812, and Warsaw. Jamibeth also teaches musical theater, acting, and audition technique in studios all around NYC. She serves on the BFA Acting Faculty at Pace University. Member: Casting Society of America. She served as a Tony Awards Voter for three Broadway seasons. Member: Lincoln Center Directors Lab.