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Dave Newman Casting Workshop – Teens
Saturday January 28, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm$165.00
Dave Newman Casting Workshop
Point Break Drama acting studio presents the Dave Newman Casting Workshop. David Newman is one of the busiest casting directors in the country and has achieved great success. Dave is a prolific casting director now working with Tom McSweeney at McSweeney Newman Casting. This is the first time Dave will be presenting his Casting workshop at Point Break Drama acting studio in 2023. Don’t miss out on the limited places. The Dave Newman Teen Casting workshop is for 12 years up only.
Dave Newman Casting Workshop ( Open to 12 – 17years only)
A selection of scenes will be emailed a week leading up to the workshop. Dave will do a Q& A & offer his feedback and wisdom on how to present an audition that gets the casting directors attention. All participants will prepare a selected scene and present to Dave at audition standard with personalised one on one feedback.
Dave Newman Biog
David has worked in various aspects of the industry for over 30 years now, the last 22 years in casting, including 7 years working with Christine King Casting. Having started his casting career with hundreds of commercial projects he then progressed to work on some of the biggest and most successful feature film & long-form drama projects to shoot in Australia. In 2010, Dave joined forces with Tom McSweeney to form McSweeney Newman Casting.
Recent projects include NAUTILUS (due out in late 2023), DORA AND THE LOST CITY OF GOLD, LOVE & MONSTERS, BLACKLIGHT (staring Liam Neeson), THE FAMILY LAW, THE END, ROCK ISLAND MYSTERIES, THE BUREAU OF MAGICAL THINGS, MAKO MERMAIDS and RED DOG. He spent 15 months as the Australian Casting Associate on ‘THE PACIFIC’ (Stephen Spielberg, Tom Hanks, HBO), conducting well over 3000 auditions on this project alone – Dave calls The Pacific his ‘degree in casting’. Dave was honoured to represent his peers as the President of the Casting Guild of Australia 2020- 2022.