Jane Anderson Casting Workshop
This YAFTA Masterclass offers an unrivalled opportunity to meet and learn from casting director Jane Anderson CDG. The select group of students will be given a crash course in the world of casting, what casting directors really do and how best to approach them. Vital information for working and aspiring actors alike. Jane’s talk will then be followed by a Q&A session with the chance to ask Jane all your burning casting questions. From cover letters to CVs, showreels, sides, headshots and more, whatever your query, this is the place to get answers.
Jane Anderson CDG casts for film, TV, commercials and corporates. Her casting ranges from gritty drama through to comedy and her credits include BAFTA winning productions and Raindance Selections. Now freelance, she has previously worked with a number of top casting directors including Di Carling, Rachel Freck, Gary Davy and Kate Rhodes James. A regular on the judging panels of film awards, she has also worked as a producer and production manager for commercials and in film.
Jane has cast for all of the UK’s top TV channels; BBC1, BBC3, BBC4, ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5, CBBC, for major production companies including Kudos, Hattrick, Talkback, Tiger Aspect, Clerkenwell Films and Ecosse, and worked with emerging and established directors of award winning films. She often specialises in children’s and regional casting and you will likely have seen her work on ‘Law & Order’, ‘DCI Banks’ and ‘Sherlock’ to name a few well known productions, or ‘All At Sea’ and ‘Hank Zipzer’ if you’re a fan of CBBC.
Date: Sunday 31st July
Time: 3pm to 6pm.
Location: YAFTA, 3 Bowling Green Terrace, Leeds, LS11 9SP
Cost: £25 per student. This is a very popular masterclass, book your place now to avoid disappointment!