There are so many great resources for Actors in Boston and New England.
This is just the beginning of a list here.
Return once in a while, and see it grow!
suggestions for resources happily accepted!
Many are clickable links
For details on each agency Casting Office and Classes, contact Karl.
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New England Casting Offices
Tips on what do: join the email list, submit to them or register online as instructed
Boston Casting (classes for adults & kids too)
CP Casting (classes for adults & kids too)
Christine Wyse Casting (classes for adults & kids too)
Between Gigs Casting
LDI Casting, Rhode Island (classes too)
South Shore Casting (classes for kids too)
Kevin Fennesey Casting (on hiatus, but "friend" him)
Plymouth Casting (relatively new)
Rpm Casting, Boston (new in town, seem to be doing well)
A Quest Actors Studio (MA)
New England Agents
Tips on what do: submit to them as instructed
- There are currently only three SAG franchised agents in Boston -AWA, Maggie and Model Club.
(always check with the SAG office to be certain)
- beware of being asked to pay for anything upfront from an agent, this is a lengthy, detailed discussion.
AWA - Andrew Wilson Agency
Cameo Model and Talent
New England Model Group (NH)
Exxcel Model and Talent (MA, NY, TX, FL)
Image Makers Models
(non-u commercials, industrials, trade shows, promotions, print)
Portland Models, (Maine)
Studio 1 Casting (Occasional jobs)
DWKing Talent Management (CT)
New England Classes
Tips on what do: ask to monitor a class, or speak with them on the phone old fashioned style.
a unique form of embodied improvisational theater in which one practices the art of presence.
(I loved it, kind of like improv theater with more rules)
***also, select casting offices offer classes. see above***
Stunt Schools for Actors
New England Private Acting Coaches
Peter Kelley, coaches in NY, LA and Boston
Tom Kemp, also an experienced, busy working actor
contact Matt at Boston Casting
Paula Plum, experienced, working actor
Dossy Peabody, experienced, working actor
Emmanuelle Chaulet (Maine)
Scott Fielding, Michael Chekhov Actors Studio Boston
albert m chan
Places to Post resumes online and
Actor Networking sites
New England Actors (for Actors, must apply)
StageSource (theater oriented, one of the oldest and most respected)
Imagine News (long time New England Film Trade Magazine)
Talent Tools (resources and occasional events)
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Finding Acting Jobs online
Tips on what do: register online as instructed, or search weekly
Craigslist (look under "talent" and "film/tv/video" sections)
New England Film (check weekly)
Mandy (mostly student films, lo/no pay)
Acorn Studios (Maine)
Veronica Lopez (Vermont) occasional acting jobs
View Casting Notices Page From Erika Derrikson...
Join the NH Film Office email list here:
Hollywood East Audition announcements "The Callboard"
Finding Theater Jobs Online
Theater opps in New England.
Assorted Casting Facebook Groups
Tips on what do: Join many,"like" and add notifications to the best ones.
New England Actors Network
Actors, Filmmakers, & Job Postings!
Asian American Actors
Boston Asian American Film Festival
Cast and Crew Opps
CASTING & PRODUCTION NOTICES
Casting for NYFA films in NYC
CT and Beyond Cast and Crew
East Coast Actors
Hollywood East Actors' Group
Hollywood East Asian/Foreign Actors and
I Need A Day Player
New England Actors Network
New England Casting
New York Actors
New York Film/TV Production Network
RIFC Rhode Island Film Collaborative
RIFC Providence 48 Hour Film Project
Asian|Boston Media Group
Boston Casting, Inc.
Boston University Casting
C.P. Casting, Inc.
Cameo Models & Talent
Central Casting New York
Creative Resources Group (CRG)
Donna Grossman Casting
Emerson Casting Agency
Grant Wilfley Casting
Hollywood East Casting
Kristan Berona @ Sande Alessi Casting
Portland Models and Talent
Sande Alessi Casting Boston
Shotgun Media Group
Viewfinder Productions LLC
Head Shot Photographers
a New York photographer comes to town 2-3 times per year
Demo Reel Video Editing
Bob Ebener -
pleasure to work with, efficient, reasonably priced.
Voice Over resources
Especially for kids
NE Child Actors Group "Fruit Salad" (Facebook) NE Kids Actors Group (Facebook)
New England Film Offices
Mass Film Office
Rhode Island film office
Connecticut film office
New Hampshire Film Office
Maine Film Office
Mass Production Coalition
Our Union offices
SAG-AFTRA New England
Equity (East Coast)
Acting Books by local authors
A Balancing Act: The Development of Energize! A Holistic Approach to Acting by Emmanuelle Chaulet
New York, LA, National
Old and Cold...
Plymouth Rock Studios, The Big studio coming to Massachusetts, maybe.
Our Film Space (for Actors, and all areas of the film industry)
Ahtspot, Rhode Island (for Actors, and artists of all types)
founded by my friend Dan White, but on hold for now.
The Actor Club