Andrea Romano • Voice Director Animation Workshop Monday, August 19th 7-9pm $165.00 Class size limited to 10 PREREQUISTE: Extensive voice over classes as well as Basic Acting, Improvisation, Theatre, and/or Stand-up. Everyone will read 1 piece of animation copy that you bring in to work on with our guest director and have time for Q&A. Andrea Romano is an in demand freelance Voice Director. IMDB.COM for listed credits. Sara Goldberg • Director of Casting, Disney Television Animation Animation workshop “Finding YOUR Funny In Your Reads” Wed August 21, 2013 7-10pm $90.00 Class size limited PREREQUISTE: Basic acting, Improvisation, Theatre, Stand-up, and/or extensive voice over classes. Animation copy will emailed ahead of time by our guest director and 1-2 reads will be allotted. Sara Goldberg has been casting cartoons for Disney Television Animation for the past 5 years and has worked in the world of animation for over a decade. Currently she oversees the casting on Disney Channel’s hit shows PHINEAS AND FERB and FISH HOOKS in addition to GRAVITY FALLS, which premiered this fall. She is responsible for the VO cast on all animated Disney Channel pilots, roughly 10 per year. Her credits also include MICKEY MOUSE CLUBHOUSE, YIN, YANG, YO, and SUPER ROBOT MONKEY TEAM HYPERFORCE GO! Meredith Layne • Casting Director, Nickelodeon Animation Animation Workshop Wed. August 28th 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 provided ahead of time our guest director. Meredith Layne BIO: Emmy award winning casting director, Meredith Layne, has been in Casting for over 15 years, working in live-action and animation, both feature films and television, As a member of the Casting Society of America (CSA), Meredith has been nominated ten times for the Artios Award for “excellence in Animation Voice-Over Casting”. She was on staff with Disney Feature Animation, where she also worked with Pixar Animation. Meredith is on staff with Nickelodeon Animation, where she has also worked as a voice director. Currently, Meredith is working on TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES, KUNG FU PANDA (2012 Emmy nomination), SANJAY & CRAIG, and MONSTERS Vs. ALIENS. She has also worked on FANBOY & CHUM CHUM (2011 Emmy nomination), ROBOT & MONSTER and PENGUINS OF MADAGASCAR (2011 Emmy award). Meredith has taught voice-over for Dreamworks Animation for both story trainees and studio employees.

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Andrea Toyias Casting & Voice Director Blizzard Entertainment Game cinic

Saturday March 28th, 2015 11-2pm $105.00 Class size limited to 12

At least two years of basic acting, improvisation, theatre, stand up and or previous voice over training. Game copy will be provided as cold reads.

Andrea Toyias is the Casting & Voice Director at Blizzard Entertainment where she has enjoyed bringing a wide-range of characters to life in World of WarCraft, Diablo, StarCraft and most recently, Blizzard's newest exciting titles, Hearthstone and Overwatch. Andrea has been involved with video games for over 15 years. Her early years were spent at Vivendi Games where she first developed her love and passion for voice acting as a Dialogue Editor and later as a Recording Engineer. She worked with hundreds of actors on innumerable games of every genre, ranging from the fun and entertaining Spyro to the dark and ominous Chronicles of Riddick. Andrea has since transitioned to Blizzard Entertainment where casting and directing ghouls, goblins and multi-headed demons and space aliens are her specialty. Her latest work on Overwatch has led her all over the globe as she searches for characters of every background, ethnicity and sound in order to make Blizzard's newest undertaking come to life in new and exciting ways. Andrea's goal, no matter the character and no matter the project, is to find a truth and believability in every line and in every performance.

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Meredith Layne Casting Director - Nickelodeon Animation Animation cinic

Wed. March 11th, 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”.

Sara (Goldberg) Sherman, Director of Casting, Disney Television Animation Animation workshop “Unveiling your inner villain: How to find your villains true voice” Wed, January 14th, 2015 7-10pm $90.00 Class size limited PREREQUISTE: Basic acting, Improvisation, Theatre, Stand-up, and/or extensive voice over classes. Villains and Villainess animation copy will emailed ahead of time by our guest director and 2 reads per person to be performed and redirected. Sara Sherman has been casting cartoons for Disney Television Animation for the past 9 years and has worked in the world of animation for over a decade. Currently she oversees the casting on Disney Channel’s PHINEAS AND FERB, WANDER OVER YONDER, GRAVITY FALLS, and STAR AND THE FORCES OF EVIL which will air this fall. She is responsible for the VO cast on all animated Disney Channel pilots, roughly 5 per year. Her credits also include MICKEY MOUSE CLUBHOUSE, YIN, YANG, YO, FISH HOOKS and SUPER ROBOT MONKEY TEAM HYPERFORCE GO!

Sara (Goldberg) Sherman, Director of Casting – Disney Television Animation Animation workshop “Unveiling your inner villain: How to find your villains true voice” Wed, March 25th, 2015 7-10pm $90.00 Class size limited PREREQUISTE: Basic acting, Improvisation, Theatre, Stand-up, and/or extensive voice over classes. Villains and Villainess animation copy will emailed ahead of time by our guest director and 2 reads per person to be performed and redirected. Sara Sherman has been casting cartoons for Disney Television Animation for the past 9 years and has worked in the world of animation for over a decade. Currently she oversees the casting on Disney Channel’s PHINEAS AND FERB, WANDER OVER YONDER, GRAVITY FALLS, and STAR AND THE FORCES OF EVIL which will air this fall. She is responsible for the VO cast on all animated Disney Channel pilots, roughly 5 per year. Her credits also include MICKEY MOUSE CLUBHOUSE, YIN, YANG, YO, FISH HOOKS and SUPER ROBOT MONKEY TEAM HYPERFORCE GO!

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Kristi Reed – Casting/Voice Director Animation Clinic Sat. March 14 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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Sara (Goldberg) Sherman, Director of Casting, Disney Television Animation Animation workshop “Unveiling your inner villain: How to find your villains true voice” Wed, January 14th, 2015 7-10pm $90.00 Class size limited PREREQUISTE: Basic acting, Improvisation, Theatre, Stand-up, and/or extensive voice over classes. Villains and Villainess animation copy will emailed ahead of time by our guest director and 2 reads per person to be performed and redirected. Sara Sherman has been casting cartoons for Disney Television Animation for the past 9 years and has worked in the world of animation for over a decade. Currently she oversees the casting on Disney Channel’s PHINEAS AND FERB, WANDER OVER YONDER, GRAVITY FALLS, and STAR AND THE FORCES OF EVIL which will air this fall. She is responsible for the VO cast on all animated Disney Channel pilots, roughly 5 per year. Her credits also include MICKEY MOUSE CLUBHOUSE, YIN, YANG, YO, FISH HOOKS and SUPER ROBOT MONKEY TEAM HYPERFORCE GO!

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Sara (Goldberg) Sherman Director of Casting, Disney Television Animation Animation cinic “Unveiling your inner villain: How to find your villains true voice”

Wed, March 18th, 2015 7-10pm $90.00 Class size limited

PREREQUISTE: Basic acting, Improvisation, Theatre, Stand-up, and/or extensive voice over classes.

Villains and Villainess animation copy will emailed ahead of time by our guest director and 2 reads per person to be performed and redirected.

Sara Sherman has been casting cartoons for Disney Television Animation for the past 9 years and has worked in the world of animation for over a decade. Currently she oversees the casting on Disney Channel’s PHINEAS AND FERB, WANDER OVER YONDER, GRAVITY FALLS, and STAR AND THE FORCES OF EVIL which will air this fall. She is responsible for the VO cast on all animated Disney Channel pilots, roughly 5 per year. Her credits also include MICKEY MOUSE CLUBHOUSE, YIN, YANG, YO, FISH HOOKS and SUPER ROBOT MONKEY TEAM HYPERFORCE GO!

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Andrea Toyias Casting & Voice Director Blizzard Entertainment Game cinic

Saturday March 28th, 2015 11-2pm $105.00 Class size limited to 12

At least two years of basic acting, improvisation, theatre, stand up and or previous voice over training. Game copy will be provided as cold reads.

Andrea Toyias is the Casting & Voice Director at Blizzard Entertainment where she has enjoyed bringing a wide-range of characters to life in World of WarCraft, Diablo, StarCraft and most recently, Blizzard's newest exciting titles, Hearthstone and Overwatch. Andrea has been involved with video games for over 15 years. Her early years were spent at Vivendi Games where she first developed her love and passion for voice acting as a Dialogue Editor and later as a Recording Engineer. She worked with hundreds of actors on innumerable games of every genre, ranging from the fun and entertaining Spyro to the dark and ominous Chronicles of Riddick. Andrea has since transitioned to Blizzard Entertainment where casting and directing ghouls, goblins and multi-headed demons and space aliens are her specialty. Her latest work on Overwatch has led her all over the globe as she searches for characters of every background, ethnicity and sound in order to make Blizzard's newest undertaking come to life in new and exciting ways. Andrea's goal, no matter the character and no matter the project, is to find a truth and believability in every line and in every performance.

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Meredith Layne Casting Director - Nickelodeon Animation Animation cinic

Wed. March 11th, 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”.

Sara (Goldberg) Sherman, Director of Casting, Disney Television Animation Animation workshop “Unveiling your inner villain: How to find your villains true voice” Wed, January 14th, 2015 7-10pm $90.00 Class size limited PREREQUISTE: Basic acting, Improvisation, Theatre, Stand-up, and/or extensive voice over classes. Villains and Villainess animation copy will emailed ahead of time by our guest director and 2 reads per person to be performed and redirected. Sara Sherman has been casting cartoons for Disney Television Animation for the past 9 years and has worked in the world of animation for over a decade. Currently she oversees the casting on Disney Channel’s PHINEAS AND FERB, WANDER OVER YONDER, GRAVITY FALLS, and STAR AND THE FORCES OF EVIL which will air this fall. She is responsible for the VO cast on all animated Disney Channel pilots, roughly 5 per year. Her credits also include MICKEY MOUSE CLUBHOUSE, YIN, YANG, YO, FISH HOOKS and SUPER ROBOT MONKEY TEAM HYPERFORCE GO!

Sara (Goldberg) Sherman, Director of Casting – Disney Television Animation Animation workshop “Unveiling your inner villain: How to find your villains true voice” Wed, March 25th, 2015 7-10pm $90.00 Class size limited PREREQUISTE: Basic acting, Improvisation, Theatre, Stand-up, and/or extensive voice over classes. Villains and Villainess animation copy will emailed ahead of time by our guest director and 2 reads per person to be performed and redirected. Sara Sherman has been casting cartoons for Disney Television Animation for the past 9 years and has worked in the world of animation for over a decade. Currently she oversees the casting on Disney Channel’s PHINEAS AND FERB, WANDER OVER YONDER, GRAVITY FALLS, and STAR AND THE FORCES OF EVIL which will air this fall. She is responsible for the VO cast on all animated Disney Channel pilots, roughly 5 per year. Her credits also include MICKEY MOUSE CLUBHOUSE, YIN, YANG, YO, FISH HOOKS and SUPER ROBOT MONKEY TEAM HYPERFORCE GO!

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Kristi Reed – Casting/Voice Director Animation Clinic Sat. March 14 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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Sara (Goldberg) Sherman, Director of Casting, Disney Television Animation Animation workshop “Unveiling your inner villain: How to find your villains true voice” Wed, January 14th, 2015 7-10pm $90.00 Class size limited PREREQUISTE: Basic acting, Improvisation, Theatre, Stand-up, and/or extensive voice over classes. Villains and Villainess animation copy will emailed ahead of time by our guest director and 2 reads per person to be performed and redirected. Sara Sherman has been casting cartoons for Disney Television Animation for the past 9 years and has worked in the world of animation for over a decade. Currently she oversees the casting on Disney Channel’s PHINEAS AND FERB, WANDER OVER YONDER, GRAVITY FALLS, and STAR AND THE FORCES OF EVIL which will air this fall. She is responsible for the VO cast on all animated Disney Channel pilots, roughly 5 per year. Her credits also include MICKEY MOUSE CLUBHOUSE, YIN, YANG, YO, FISH HOOKS and SUPER ROBOT MONKEY TEAM HYPERFORCE GO!

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Sara (Goldberg) Sherman Director of Casting, Disney Television Animation Animation cinic “Unveiling your inner villain: How to find your villains true voice”

Wed, March 18th, 2015 7-10pm $90.00 Class size limited

PREREQUISTE: Basic acting, Improvisation, Theatre, Stand-up, and/or extensive voice over classes.

Villains and Villainess animation copy will emailed ahead of time by our guest director and 2 reads per person to be performed and redirected.

Sara Sherman has been casting cartoons for Disney Television Animation for the past 9 years and has worked in the world of animation for over a decade. Currently she oversees the casting on Disney Channel’s PHINEAS AND FERB, WANDER OVER YONDER, GRAVITY FALLS, and STAR AND THE FORCES OF EVIL which will air this fall. She is responsible for the VO cast on all animated Disney Channel pilots, roughly 5 per year. Her credits also include MICKEY MOUSE CLUBHOUSE, YIN, YANG, YO, FISH HOOKS and SUPER ROBOT MONKEY TEAM HYPERFORCE GO!

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Sara (Goldberg) Sherman, Director of Casting, Disney Television Animation Animation workshop “Unveiling your inner villain: How to find your villains true voice” Wed, January 14th, 2015 7-10pm $90.00 Class size limited PREREQUISTE: Basic acting, Improvisation, Theatre, Stand-up, and/or extensive voice over classes. Villains and Villainess animation copy will emailed ahead of time by our guest director and 2 reads per person to be performed and redirected. Sara Sherman has been casting cartoons for Disney Television Animation for the past 9 years and has worked in the world of animation for over a decade. Currently she oversees the casting on Disney Channel’s PHINEAS AND FERB, WANDER OVER YONDER, GRAVITY FALLS, and STAR AND THE FORCES OF EVIL which will air this fall. She is responsible for the VO cast on all animated Disney Channel pilots, roughly 5 per year. Her credits also include MICKEY MOUSE CLUBHOUSE, YIN, YANG, YO, FISH HOOKS and SUPER ROBOT MONKEY TEAM HYPERFORCE GO!

Sara (Goldberg) Sherman, Director of Casting – Disney Television Animation Animation workshop “Unveiling your inner villain: How to find your villains true voice” Wed, March 25th, 2015 7-10pm $90.00 Class size limited PREREQUISTE: Basic acting, Improvisation, Theatre, Stand-up, and/or extensive voice over classes. Villains and Villainess animation copy will emailed ahead of time by our guest director and 2 reads per person to be performed and redirected. Sara Sherman has been casting cartoons for Disney Television Animation for the past 9 years and has worked in the world of animation for over a decade. Currently she oversees the casting on Disney Channel’s PHINEAS AND FERB, WANDER OVER YONDER, GRAVITY FALLS, and STAR AND THE FORCES OF EVIL which will air this fall. She is responsible for the VO cast on all animated Disney Channel pilots, roughly 5 per year. Her credits also include MICKEY MOUSE CLUBHOUSE, YIN, YANG, YO, FISH HOOKS and SUPER ROBOT MONKEY TEAM HYPERFORCE GO!

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