Meredith Layne, Casting Director, Nickelodeon Animation Animation Workshop Wed. May 20th, 2015 7-10pm Class size limited $90.00 Pre-requisite: Basic Acting, Improv, Theatre, Standup and or Voice Over classes. Please prepare TWO pieces of animation copy to be provided ahead of time our guest director. Emmy®-award winning casting director Meredith Layne has been in Casting for over 15 years, working in live-action and animation on both feature films and television. She is currently on staff with Nickelodeon Animation, where she casts TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES (2013 Emmy Award), SANJAY & CRAIG, BREADWINNERS, and PIG GOAT BANANA CRICKET, on which she also works as voice director. She has previously worked on KUNG FU PANDA (2012 Emmy Award), PENGUINS OF MADAGASCAR (2011 Emmy award), FANBOY & CHUM CHUM (2011 Emmy nomination), and ROBOT & MONSTER (also as voice director). Meredith has previously been on staff with Disney Feature Animation, where she worked with Pixar Animation, and has taught voice-over for DreamWorks Animation. As a member of the Casting Society of America (CSA), she has been nominated thirteen times for the Artios Award for “Excellence in Animation Voice-Over Casting”.

Collette Sunderman, Voice/Casting Director Animation Workshop $125.00 Wed. May 27, 2015 7-10pm Class size limited to 12 Prerequisite: At least two years of basic acting, improvisation, theatre, stand up and or previous voice over training. For this workshop, everyone will perform one piece of animation copy you bring in to work on with Collette. A cold read may also be provided as well by our guest. WAITING FOR HER UPDATED BIO!!!!! COLLETTE SUNDERMAN began working in the animation industry 24 years ago at Hanna-Barbera Studios where she worked her way up to the position of Director of the Recording Department.   Currently she is working with DreamWorks on the series "King Julien," Marvel Animation on the series "Marvels Avengers Assemble" and "Ultimate Spider-Man" Warner Bros on their newest Scooby-Doo series entitled Be Cool Scooby-Doo!  With multiple Emmy nominations she has Cast and/or Voice Directed the following TV series:  "SCOOBY-DOO MYSTERY, INC." / "THE LOONEY TUNES SHOW” / “ADVENTURE TIME WITH FINN AND JAKE" / "GENERATOR REX" / “FOSTER’S HOME FOR IMAGINARY FRIENDS” / “CHOWDER” / ”CAMP LAZLO” / ”CODENAME KIDS NEXT DOOR” / ”SAMURAI JACK”/ “DUCK DODGERS” / “CLASS OF 3000” / “WOW WOW WUBBZY” / “STAR WARS: CLONE WARS” / “MUCH LUCHA” / “JOHNNY BRAVO” / “POWERPUFF GIRLS” / “DEXTER’S LABORATORY”.    Her Interactive titles include “BATMAN: ARKHAM ASYLUM and is currently working on “BATMAN: ARKHAM CI”.  Other interactive titles include:   “WATCHMAN” / “CLASH OF THE TITANS” / “STEEL BATTALION” and several others.  Some of the production companies/studios she has Cast/Voiced Directed for include Warner Bros / Cartoon Network / Walt Disney / Nickelodeon / 20th Century Fox / ABC / Sci Fi Channel / Comedy Central / Mark Burnett Productions / Frederator Films / DC Comics / Film Roman (Starz) /Sony / THQ / V-Tech / EA / Ubi-Soft / Leap Frog / Capcom / Nick Jr. / Bondai Namco.

Kristi Reed, Casting/Voice Director Animation Clinic Sat. May 30th, 2015 11-2pm Price $105.00 Class size limited to 12 PREREQUISTE: Basic acting, Improvisation, Theatre, Stand-up, and/or extensive voice over classes. Kristi Reed has been working as a free-lance voice director for animation and video games for the past 10 years. She is currently casting and voice-directing two series at Cartoon Network: the Emmy nominated Clarence, and We Bare Bears (airing fall of 2015). In 2014 she worked with Cartoon Network on Over the Garden Wall, the network’s first mini-series which was recently nominated for an Annie Award for Best Animated Production. In addition to her work with Cartoon Network, she is also casting and voice directing Bunnicula, a new animated series for Warner Bros. Animation. And she likes bacon… a lot.

Lindsay Perlman Casting Manager for Lucasfilm Animation Animation Workshop Wed. May 6th 7-10pm $105.00 Class size limited to 12 Prerequisite: At least two years of one or more of the following: Acting, Improv, Theatre and or VO classes. All copy will be provided as “cold reads” by our guest director. BIO: Lindsay works as freelance Casting Director for Wright Casting and Casting Manager for Lucasfilm Animation, where she is working on new animated projects for television and film.  Some of her recent projects include, “Star Wars Rebels,” “Strange Magic,” and “Top Cat Begins!" After graduating from Penn State University, Lindsay began her career assisting in the casting of seventeen pilots for Klasky Csupo Animation Company.  She and casting director Barbara Wright later started the company Wright Casting, where she served as the casting associate for projects such as Justice League: The New Frontier(Warner Bros), Kung Fu Magoo(Classic Media), and Jingle All the Way(Bent Image Lab/Hallmark Channel).  She also cast several commercials and web-series, including The Possibility Shop (The Jim Henson Company/Disney Online) and The LeBrons (Believe Entertainment Group).  She has written short and feature film scripts for independent production companies such as Electric Meat and Cartwright Productions.  While interning at the Shoah Foundation, Lindsay worked on the documentary, One Human Spirit, and wrote narratives on Holocaust survivors for educational publication.  She enjoys working with creative talent to find the perfect voice, and she hopes all the projects she works on will “speak” for themselves! Meredith Layne Casting Director - Nickelodeon Animation Animation Workshop Wed. May 20th, 2015 7-10pm Class size limited $90.00 Pre-requisite: Basic Acting, Improv, Theatre, Standup and or Voice Over classes. Please prepare TWO pieces of animation copy to be provided ahead of time our guest director. Emmy®-award winning casting director Meredith Layne has been in Casting for over 15 years, working in live-action and animation on both feature films and television. She is currently on staff with Nickelodeon Animation, where she casts TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES (2013 Emmy Award), SANJAY & CRAIG, BREADWINNERS, and PIG GOAT BANANA CRICKET, on which she also works as voice director. She has previously worked on KUNG FU PANDA (2012 Emmy Award), PENGUINS OF MADAGASCAR (2011 Emmy award), FANBOY & CHUM CHUM (2011 Emmy nomination), and ROBOT & MONSTER (also as voice director). Meredith has previously been on staff with Disney Feature Animation, where she worked with Pixar Animation, and has taught voice-over for DreamWorks Animation. As a member of the Casting Society of America (CSA), she has been nominated thirteen times for the Artios Award for “Excellence in Animation Voice-Over Casting”. Collette Sunderman Voice/Casting Director Animation Workshop $125.00 Wed. May 27, 2015 7-10pm Class size limited to 12 Prerequisite: At least two years of basic acting, improvisation, theatre, stand up and or previous voice over training. For this workshop, everyone will perform one piece of animation copy you bring in to work on with Collette. A cold read may also be provided as well by our guest. WAITING FOR HER UPDATED BIO!!!!! COLLETTE SUNDERMAN began working in the animation industry 24 years ago at Hanna-Barbera Studios where she worked her way up to the position of Director of the Recording Department.   Currently she is working with DreamWorks on the series "King Julien," Marvel Animation on the series "Marvels Avengers Assemble" and "Ultimate Spider-Man" Warner Bros on their newest Scooby-Doo series entitled Be Cool Scooby-Doo!  With multiple Emmy nominations she has Cast and/or Voice Directed the following TV series:  "SCOOBY-DOO MYSTERY, INC." / "THE LOONEY TUNES SHOW” / “ADVENTURE TIME WITH FINN AND JAKE" / "GENERATOR REX" / “FOSTER’S HOME FOR IMAGINARY FRIENDS” / “CHOWDER” / ”CAMP LAZLO” / ”CODENAME KIDS NEXT DOOR” / ”SAMURAI JACK”/ “DUCK DODGERS” / “CLASS OF 3000” / “WOW WOW WUBBZY” / “STAR WARS: CLONE WARS” / “MUCH LUCHA” / “JOHNNY BRAVO” / “POWERPUFF GIRLS” / “DEXTER’S LABORATORY”. Her Interactive titles include “BATMAN: ARKHAM ASYLUM and is currently working on “BATMAN: ARKHAM CI”. Other interactive titles include:   “WATCHMAN” / “CLASH OF THE TITANS” / “STEEL BATTALION” and several others.  Some of the production companies/studios she has Cast/Voiced Directed for include Warner Bros / Cartoon Network / Walt Disney / Nickelodeon / 20th Century Fox / ABC / Sci Fi Channel / Comedy Central / Mark Burnett Productions / Frederator Films / DC Comics / Film Roman (Starz) /Sony / THQ / V-Tech / EA / Ubi-Soft / Leap Frog / Capcom / Nick Jr. / Bondai Namco. Kristi Reed – Casting/Voice Director Animation Clinic Sat. May 30th, 2015 11-2pm Price $105.00 Class size limited to 12 PREREQUISTE: Basic acting, Improvisation, Theatre, Stand-up, and/or extensive voice over classes. Kristi Reed has been working as a free-lance voice director for animation and video games for the past 10 years. She is currently casting and voice-directing two series at Cartoon Network: the Emmy nominated Clarence, and We Bare Bears (airing fall of 2015). In 2014 she worked with Cartoon Network on Over the Garden Wall, the network’s first mini-series which was recently nominated for an Annie Award for Best Animated Production. In addition to her work with Cartoon Network, she is also casting and voice directing Bunnicula, a new animated series for Warner Bros. Animation. And she likes bacon… a lot.

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Lindsay Perlman, Casting Manager for Lucasfilm Animation Animation Workshop Wed. May 6th 7-10pm $105.00 Class size limited to 12 Prerequisite: At least two years of one or more of the following: Acting, Improv, Theatre and or VO classes. All copy will be provided as “cold reads” by our guest director. BIO: Lindsay works as freelance Casting Director for Wright Casting and Casting Manager for Lucasfilm Animation, where she is working on new animated projects for television and film.  Some of her recent projects include, “Star Wars Rebels,” “Strange Magic,” and “Top Cat Begins!" After graduating from Penn State University, Lindsay began her career assisting in the casting of seventeen pilots for Klasky Csupo Animation Company.  She and casting director Barbara Wright later started the company Wright Casting, where she served as the casting associate for projects such as Justice League: The New Frontier(Warner Bros), Kung Fu Magoo(Classic Media), and Jingle All the Way(Bent Image Lab/Hallmark Channel).  She also cast several commercials and web-series, including The Possibility Shop (The Jim Henson Company/Disney Online) and The LeBrons (Believe Entertainment Group).  She has written short and feature film scripts for independent production companies such as Electric Meat and Cartwright Productions.  While interning at the Shoah Foundation, Lindsay worked on the documentary, One Human Spirit, and wrote narratives on Holocaust survivors for educational publication.  She enjoys working with creative talent to find the perfect voice, and she hopes all the projects she works on will “speak” for themselves!

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