Mercury Monday Masterclass: With Casting Director Sydney Aldridge

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Showing on:
Mon 18 May 2020
1hr 30mins
FREE - booking required

This week’s masterclass is now fully booked – to add your name to the waiting list please email or call 01206 573948 between 11am – 4pm Mon – Fri.

This week’s Masterclass with Casting Director Sydney Aldridge is perfect for actors and performers hoping to get seen.

Having has spent years working across all mediums: commercials, TV film and stage Sydney will share her inside tips and knowledge in the field with specific guidance on:

  • How to film the perfect Self Tape – a practical guide
  • Step by step guide to commercial, TV/Film and stage castings
  • How to approach casting directors

The workshop will include a Q&A and is aimed at anyone keen to gain knowledge of a typical casting process.

Spaces are FREE but limited, so must be booked in advance.

There will be a signer for our D/deaf customers.

We continue to pay all of our practitioners during this unprecedented time, however these classes are completely free for you to attend.


Sydney Aldridge

Sydney has been working in casting for 5 years. She has assisted for casting directors such as Brendan McNamara, Anna McAuley, Rose Wicksteed and Sasha Robertson.

Sydney has worked across all mediums: commercials, TV, film and stage. In 2017, Sydney started working as a freelance casting director for companies such as Red Rose Chain, Alex Pearson Productions, Sonder Pictures and with director, Cameron Turnball.

During lockdown, Sydney casts a weekly Shakespeare play as part of ‘The Show Must Go Online’ directed by Rob Myles.

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