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This event is only open to SAG-AFTRA members in good standing.

Mar. 02, 2020 - 1 PM to 3 PM PT


James Cagney Boardroom - Lobby Level
5757 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90036
Enter the parking structure via Masselin Ave. 
Parking will be validated.

When: 1 - 3 p.m., Monday, March 2

This popular workshop taught by veteran character actor, David Dean Bottrell (Modern Family, Blacklist, Mad Men, Boston Legal) addresses how to make the most of your 3 minutes in the room. We will review 10 creative and practical approaches on how to prepare sides, work with bad readers, overcome nerves and make a solid impression every time you audition.

About David Dean Bottrell
David has taught for the UCLA Professional School of Acting, the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, Temple University, the SAG-AFTRA Conservatory and the SAG-AFTRA Continuing Education Program. David is the author of Working Actor: Breaking In, Making a Living and Making a Life in the Fabulous Trenches of Show Business published by Ten Speed Press and available now on Amazon.

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Audio and video recording is not permitted, but written note taking is welcome.

No late admittance. Doors will close at the beginning of the event. RSVPs do not guarantee seating. These events are overbooked to compensate for no-shows.

This workshop is only open to paid-up SAG-AFTRA members in good standing. Unfortunately, no guests allowed. All performers under the age of 18 must be accompanied by their parent or legal guardian. SAG-AFTRA members, PLEASE BRING YOUR MEMBERSHIP CARD OR DIGITAL CARD ON YOUR APP (paid through April 30, 2020) FOR ADMITTANCE. This workshop is not intended to imply an endorsement of any individual or company by SAG-AFTRA. The information provided through the workshop is given for informational purposes and may not be a suitable substitute for the advice of other industry professionals. You should always use good judgment in these matters and should not act or refrain from acting based solely on information provided through the workshop.

This event is only open to SAG-AFTRA members in good standing.

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