Self-Taping with Jeff Dreisbach

Photo of student recording an audition self-tape for our Self-Tape Workshop

Learn How to Create a Quality Audition Tape

Instructor: Jeffrey Dreisbach

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The way agents and casting directors do business has now changed for the foreseeable future. Fortunately, we have the technology to adapt, and knowing how to put together a “self-tape” as your audition tape is more important than ever and an essential skill to communicate with industry professionals. Thankfully, with advances in cellphone camera technology, under the right guidance, you can learn how to record and submit a high-quality self-tape audition with your own smartphone or tablet.

In this on-line Self-Tape Audition Workshop, Casting Director Jeffrey Dreisbach (McCorkle Casting) will show you how to prepare, shoot and submit theatre, film and TV auditions using your cellphone, tablet, or laptop.  Having viewed hundreds of video submissions himself, he will be able to help you find the most effective ways to show off your best performance.

Most importantly, this class will include your own audition that you perform shoot and view using your own device. Don’t miss out on this essential skill set taught by a casting professional who books real talent from actor-submitted videos.

This is a 3-session workshop.


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Jeffrey Dreisbach began his career as an actor accumulating Broadway, Film and Television credits for over 20 years. Additionally, he found success in TV commercials and Voice-over’s. Jeffrey now conducts workshops and lectures on film audition techniques, Acting techniques for better presentations, voice overs and career development using the performing arts techniques at several colleges and universities. Currently, Jeffrey has been a casting partner at McCORKLE CASTING, LTD.

McCorkle Casting Ltd. has cast Broadway productions of; End of the Rainbow, High, The Lieutenant of Inishmore, The Glass Menagerie, Cat On A Hot Tin Roof, One Flew Over The cuckoo’s Nest, The Ride Down Mt. Morgan, Amadeus, She Loves Me, Blood Brothers, A Few Good Men among many others. Notable Off-Broadway projects include; Hit The Wall, Tribes, Falling, Our Town, Toxic Avenger, Almost Maine, Ears On A Beatle, Down The Garden Paths, Killer Joe, Mrs. Klein, Driving Miss Daisy. A partial list of feature film projects include; My Man is a Loser, Premium Rush, Ghost Town, Mama Mia, Funny Money, Secret Window, Basic, The Thomas Crown Affair, The 13th Warrior, Madeline, Die Hard with a Vengeance, School Ties, etc. and for television; humans for “Sesame Street”, “Californication” (Emmy nomination),” Max Bickford”, “Hack”, “Strangers with Candy”, “Barbershop”, “Chapell’s Show” “Remember Wenn”, among several others. Jeffrey possess high energy and an upbeat message using professional actor techniques for speaking, media preparation and communication skills. He is the author of “Conversation Pieces out of the Studio, The Voice over Workshop for Professional Actors (Dog Ear Publishing 2011).