The Camera Loves You!
Casting Director Weekend
with Chantal Perron
featuring Rhonda Fisekci, CDC &
2 Day Film Audition Workshop
“Simplicity. Specificity. (Stamina.) Stillness.”
Saturday | May 13
10am – 6pm
*Participants should bring a lunch*
Sunday | May 14
1pm – 6pm
$270 (Members of FAVA, ACTRA, Equity)
Ortona Room (1st Floor, 9722 102 ST NW)
Call 780-429-1671 to register
In this 2 day intensive, you will have the opportunity to work/prepare a scene, with on camera practice. You will present these scenes, on Sunday afternoon, to an Emmy nominated Casting Director for feedback in a safe classroom setting. Your coach, Chantal Perron, will take you through the technical world of working on camera and the audition room. Every student will work ON camera. Each student will be given sides prior to class to prepare.
Chantal Perron offers 15 years of experience, specifically, in the Alberta film industry. Easily one of the provinces top bookers, she also has worked as a Stand In on set, and works for Casting Directors as an experienced, trusted reader in the audition room.
An educator in her field from 2005 to present, Chantal has lectured at Red Deer College, SAIT, various regional high schools, been facilitator and teacher for the Ultimate Audition Workshop out of Vancouver. Her small company, The Camera Loves You has developed film audition workshops and intensives for all age groups. It has grown into a very popular set of classes and when on is offered, it fills within hours. Chantal taught public speaking to elite young athletes at the National Sports School and taught Film Studies at Playhouse North for 3 years. She is the recipient of the 2005 AMPIA Award for Best Actress for CHICHS WITH STICKS. Chantal is also an accomplished theatre actor working on professional Alberta stages since 2000. She has been nominated for three Betty Mitchell Awards for her work in The Dazzle/2005 and SCORCHED/2007 and AVIATRIX/2012.