Nancy Bishop, CSA in Amsterdam | April 22nd and 23rd, 2017 | international CASTING and AUDITION Masterclass.

Theodora Voutsa Productions Foundation




Nancy Bishop, CSA


22 AND 23.04.2017

Join us as an auditor.

As an auditor you will be able to watch the Masterclass but will not be able to participate in the exercises.

Cost: €50

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Nancy Bishop, CSA, is an American casting director based in Europe. She has cast talent on nearly one hundred projects such as Mission Impossible IV, Bourne Identity and Snowpiercer. She recently finished work on Unlocked, directed by Michael Apted and starring Michael Douglas and Orlando Bloom. Nancy was nominated for an Emmy Award and is also an internationally recognized acting coach. She founded the Acting for Film Program at the Prague Film School, and penned two books.

Nancy has been retained as casting director by dozens of major screen producers and directors, including Brad Bird, (Mission Impossible IV), Roman Polanski (Oliver), and Ridley Scott (Child 44). She also was nominated for an Emmy Award for her casting work on Anne Frank: The Whole Story, ABC/Disney Studios.

Read more on Nancy Bishop HERE.

The Masterclass is hosted by the Theodora Voutsa Productions Foundation and INCasting.




Day 1 – Screen Acting Technique

Actors participate in a series of targeted exercises that develop effective methods for on camera work. Material covered will include close-up vs. wide shot techniques, playing an inner monologue and playing objectives. Self tape auditions. At the end of class, actors will be assigned scenes to prepare for mock castings the next day.


Day 2 – Strategies for Screen Casting

Actors will apply the techniques they learned on Day One to performcasting sessions in front of camera, followed by a critique. The scenes will include a variety of genres ranging from historical drama, to action/thriller to sci-fi. Each participant will get one-on-one coaching in front of the camera with Nancy.


Saturday April 22nd and Sunday April 23rd, 2017.


10am to 5pm




Maximun participants: 16


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Nancy is a CSA member. This means that actors understand that Nancy Bishop follows CSA guidelines for teaching. This class is exclusively instructional in nature and acceptance of actor attendance does not imply in any manner or circumstance any professional reciprocity, either now or in the future, nor will acceptance of attendance influence an actor's ability to secure a future audition for projects that they may be undertaking. No headshots will be collected at the class.