Join NSW Equity Vice President Glenn Hazeldine for an in conversation with leading theatre casting directors Alex Souvlis (Sydney Theatre Company), Amy Harris (Darlinghurst Theatre), Merran Regan (Ensemble Theatre) and Imogen Gardam (Bell Shakespeare) about their past and current projects, the challenges and highlights of their careers and what they have learnt along the way. Topics will include: what casting directors and directors look for, how decisions are made and things you need to know before an audition.
Bio of host:
Since graduating from NIDA in 1994, Glenn Hazeldine has worked in over 50 professional productions for the STC, Ensemble Theatre, Griffin, Malthouse, MTC, Belvoir, Darlinghurst Theatre, The Old Fitz, Seymour Centre, Bell Shakespeare, Marian St and La Boite. Recent appearances include Sorting Out Rachel, Tuesday’s With Morrie and Jack Manning Trilogy for Ensemble Theatre. Other credits include for the STC, The Father (also for MTC), Away (also for Malthouse), Disgraced, Love and Information (also for Malthouse), After Dinner, Perplex and Tot Mom; For Griffin, A Hoax, Porn Cake; For Merrigong Theatre Company, Letters To Lindy. Recent Film and Television gigs include House of Bond, The Moodys, ANZAC Girls, Redfern Now 2, The Elegant Gentleman’s Guide To Knife Fighting, All Saints, Blackjack, Last Train To Freo and Dripping In Chocolate. Glenn is a proud member of Actors Equity, where he serves as Vice President of the NSW branch, and is Deputy Chairman of the Actors Benevolent Fund of NSW.