Workshops

Just £35!+ vat

Get your career in shape with an Advocate Agency workshop! In this fast-paced industry, complacency is not an option - you must be sharp, on point, in shape and ready when opportunity knocks.

  • Get in with what happens in the casting room
  • Learn how those all-important casting decisions are made
  • Get the opportunity to showcase your work
  • Improve your casting ability
  • Get quality feedback from the people that know
  • Meet current casting and production professionals
  • Spend quality time with the people who know how to get the best results from you
"I am so glad I came to the workshop, I thought it was brilliant and really useful. It has given me a lot to think about and work on. James was really engaging and knowledgeable and what a great person to have met!" - Feedback following our Acting for Screen Workshop with James Simpson

2017 Workshops

Wednesday 17 May
Wednesday 19 July
Wednesday 20 September

May 2017 with Rick Laxton

What a way to start the summer season! A rare opportunity to meet casting director Rick Laxton, previously of Lime Pictures. Stay motivated and productive with the perfect antidote to career lethargy. Kickstart it, get inspired and leave with fresh energy and insights into the world of casting. Cast trends change as fast as an Apple IOS update!

Want to land more TV credits? When in the casting room how do you handle it? What’s the protocol? How do I prepare? Ask Rick!

We have an unusually high amount of priority bookers and yearly passes already allocated, so book fast.

Rick Laxton is a freelance Casting Director and a member of the CDG. He was Head of Casting at Lime Pictures from 2010 to 2015, credits include'Hollyoaks', 'Rocket's Island', 'The Case' and 'House of Anubis'. Post Lime Pictures 'Peter Kay's Car Share' for BBC and 'The Evermoor Chronicles' for Disney. Rick’s history includes even more heavy weight TV in the ITV casting department for 7 years, working on 'The Street', 'Vincent' , 'Coronation Street', 'Blue Murder' and 'The Road to Coronation Street'.

Time and Place

HUB67 (Run by The Yard Theatre)
67 Rothbury Road, Hackney Wick, E9 5HA
Map
 
17th May 2017
7.00pm - 9.00pm

Secure your place

Spaces are strictly limited to ensure quality controlled time with our guests and sell fast. Secure your place now for only £35 plus VAT.

Select which workshop you'd like to attend (or buy an annual pass to secure your place on a whole year's worth of workshops), enter your mobile number and click 'book your place'.

Workshop Choice
Mobile Number