TASA STUDIO - The Art and Soul of Acting

Mary Thoma

The Art and Soul of Acting

phone: 318 465 5374

email: mary@marythoma.com

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Workshop - The Business of Show Business at TASA Studio

  1. Wednesday, December 14, 2011

  2. 6:00- 9:00 p.m.

  3. Cost:  $50

The Business of Show Business

In response to multiple requests, TASA Studio is offering an introductory workshop on THE BUSINESS OF SHOW BUSINESS Weds., Dec 14 from 6-9 pm at TASA Studio in Shreveport.

Topics covered will include:

  1. Transitioning from Extra roles to Speaking roles

  2. The Talent Agent’s role in your career

  3. Seeking Representation ( How to get an Agent)

  4. Selecting your Agent

  5. Casting Sites and Self Submitting for roles


  1. Audition Protocol

  2. Slating and Interview Basics

  3. The Casting Director’s role in your career

  4. Working with Casting Directors and staff

Actor Business Tools

  1. Head-shots, resumes, websites, reels, postcards and more.

Financial Matters

  1. Actor Business Expenses, Taxes and Business Tracking tools

The Power of Networking

  1. Connecting to the local/ state-wide film and acting communities and organizations

  2. Agents, Casting Directors, Meet Up Groups, Film sites, Training, etc.

Remaining time will be dedicated to answering your specific questions about the Business.


Pay by credit card online with the PayPal link above.

Or email TASA Studio via the contact page to hold your spot and mail check for full amount to:

TASA Studio

2924 Knight Street, #411

Shreveport, LA 71105

Payment must be received by DECEMBER 13, 2011.  Checks endorsed to TASA STUDIO.

Questions? TASA Studio  318.465.5374