Welcome to the Young Actor's House, where all the talent hangs out!

  

Huge Los Angeles Talent Agent RETURNING to YAH!

COAST TO COAST TALENT GROUP
REAGAN WALLACE-MENDEZ


Saturday, July 22, 2017

and/or

Sunday July 23, 2017


(Click a session below to register)

 

INTERVIEWING 101:  IT HELPS GET THE JOB 
SATURDAY JULY 22
3:30-6:00
$199 ALL AGES

 

What We Will Learn:

  • Whether it be an interview for an agent or talking to the casting director in the audition room, strong interview skills are what can book you the job!
  • Gain insight on how to keep a conversation moving, showcase your strong suits and most importantly: MAKE THEM REMEMBER YOU!
  • Bring a headshot/resume
  • If you would like a video of your session, it is $20 at the door
 
What To Prepare:
  • Students will have a mock audition where they will read a scene of their choice (no longer than 2 minutes) and then apply techniques learned to maintain a conversation with a casting director.
  • Email [email protected] if you need a scene emailed to you.
 

AGENCY RELATIONSHIPS & ETIQUETTE
SUNDAY JULY 23
10:00am-12:30pm
$199 ALL AGES

 
Reagan will discuss...
  • Her experience as an agent and explain Coast To Coast's views of the acting industry
  • How her company communicates with their clients; i.e. via email, phone calls or social media AND how often she expects her clients to communicate with her updating them on new head shots, current training, workshops, upcoming vacations, etc.
  • Casting Director office etiquette and how they want you to represent them as you are in the office waiting room etc.
  • Use of Actors Access, LA Casting, and other online industry resources
  • Importance of great headshots, resume, ongoing training, private coaching and proper audition preparation.
  • Social Media and its importance 
 
What To Prepare:
  • Actors will perform a two minute scene of their choice. Please also bring a second contrasting scene.  If time permits, actors will perform both scenes.  Reagan will offer redirects, much like an agent would give if reading to get signed by their agency. 
  • 20 minute educational Q&A at beginning of session
  • Please bring a hard copy of your headshot and resume
  • If you would like a video of your session with Reagan, it is $20 at the door.

BOTH WORKSHOPS $350

SPACE IS STRICTLY LIMITED!  


SUMMER CAMPS & CLASSES 2017

 

ON CAMERA FILM/TV CLASS
10:00AM - 11:00AM (AGES 7-12)
11:00AM - 12:00PM (AGES 13+)
$280
***CLASSES ARE ONLY ON THE FOLLOWING DAYS***
WEDNESDAYS: 6/21 6/28 7/5 7/19 7/26 8/2
  • Students are expected to have a professional attitude and come prepared to class ready to work
  • This class will emulate what it takes to be a working professional on set; staying focused and creating a strong work ethic that will book you the job.
  • Script memorization
  • Ms. Lazell's background as a casting director will help guide the students to choose for themselves strong character choices while under the pressure of a live or taped audition
  • Individual performances are recorded for students to watch at end of class
IF YOUR CHILD CANNOT ATTEND ALL CLASSES, WE CAN PRO RATE THE SESSION OR YOU CAN PAY AS YOU GO AS A "DROP IN."  CONTACT [email protected] TO MAKE SPECIFIC ARRANGEMENTS.


FILM/TV ACTING & IMPROV CAMP
9:00AM - 12:00PM  (Ages 7-12)

1:00pm - 4:00PM . (Ages 13+)

$225

Tap into that funny part of YOU through physical comedy, improvisation, TV/film scenes and dialogues! 

  • Interact w/ partners through dialogues/scenes and improvisation
  • Audition preparation for TV, film and commercials
  • Learn to take cues, develop timing skills, focus, and improve memorization skills
  • Daily fun improvisational games and exercises focused to help students explore their imagination 
  • Video feedback will help students evaluate their skills
  • All levels welcome 
JULY 10-14 (ages 13+)
JULY 10-14 (ages 7-12)

 

AUGUST 7-11 (ages 7-12)
AUGUST 7-11 (ages 13+)


RECENT BOOKINGS...


COLLIN JARVIS - Commercial for HOME DEPOT


HANNAH NORUM - Lead in the film FORGET ME NOT


GRANT KNOCHE - Recurring Guest Star on a top Nickelodeon TV Show (Can't say what yet)


CAIT POOL - Young Playwrights Festival Los Angeles


LESLIE CORTES - Commercial for WALMART


MILES EMMONS - Commercial for PAW PATROL


JARED IVERS - Commercial for United Grocery


COLLIN JARVIS - Commercial for TXU Energy


MILES EMMONS - Commercial for FUR REAL FRIENDS


NANCY ALEXANDER - TV show SCANDAL MADE ME FAMOUS: The Heidi Fleiss Story


CAIT POOL - lead in the feature film CHRISTMAS ON THE COAST


NANCY ALEXANDER - TV Show SCANDAL MADE ME FAMOUS: THE HEIDI FLEISS STORY


JARED IVERS - lead in the feature film NOBODY'S SON


MILES EMMONS - TV show MURDER MADE ME FAMOUS


REED EMMONS - TV show MURDER MADE ME FAMOUS


REED EMMONS - Film THE BOX

 

JAKE RYAN SCOTT - Commercial TXU ENERGY


ALEXANDRA INTRATOR - Film POINT PLEASURE


JOSIAH CERIO - Film THE MISUNDERSTANDING OF CARL JR.


MILES EMMONS - Two films: COTTER and I'M NOT ME


REED & MILES EMMONS - CiCI's pizza commercial


CAIT POOL - Recurring role on CMT's SUN RECORDS

 

JORDAN JARVIS - TXU Commercial


JAKE RYAN SCOTT - LEAD ROLE in the feature film CHILDREN OF THE CORN...RUNAWAY


COLLIN JARVIS - Huge GUEST STAR on NBC's CHICAGO MED


CAIT POOL - Recurring on HBO's VICE PRINCIPALS


REED EMMONS - Recurring role on Showtime Network's SHAMELESS


LANIE TAYLOR - Feature Film SAVING THE TIN MAN


CAIT POOL - Guest Star on AMC's HALT & CATCH FIRE



COLLIN JARVIS, MUNPAL & MUNRAJ BAL - Feature Film INTO THE WHO KNOWS


PAYTON NESBY - Commercial for the PARENTING CENTER OF FORT WORTH


LESLIE CORTES - FEATURE FILM HOT PURSUIT starring Reese Witherspoon & Sofia Vergara



JOSIAH CERIO - FEATURE FILM PAPER TOWNS starring Nat Wolf & Cara Delevingne


JOEY MORRIS - NICKELODEON FEATURE FILM GENIE IN A BIKINI, FEATURE FILM PROMISES, SHORT FILM SON


CAIT POOL - INDEPENDENT FEATURE FILM SHADOWS WILL FALL


JAKE RYAN SCOTT - COMMERCIAL FOR HEXBOT AQUABOT


ELLE HARRIS - COMMERCIAL FOR CHUCK E CHEESE

 


 

3400 Eldorado Pkwy, Suite 1, McKinney, TX 75070

(972) 246-8181  


POLICY CHANGES:

  • Cancellation Policy:  Upon completed registration, no refunds will be issued, but will apply credit for a future class session.
  • Missed Class Policy: There are no refunds for missed classes, but they may be made up in an age-appropriate class with instructors permission only during the same session.
  • Please note the 24 hour cancellation policy for Private Coaching & Audition Taping. The student is responsible for the full amount owed if they cancel their private coaching appointment within less than 24 hours.

 


Suggested Books on Acting:

-Audition by Michael Shurtleff

-Meisner on Acting by Stanford Meisner

-Respect for Acting by Uta Hagan

-An Actor Prepares by Constantin Stanislavsky 

-Improvisation for the Theatre by Viola Spolin

-A Practical Handbook for the Actor by Melissa Bruder

-Acting in Film by Michael Caine

-On the Technique of Acting by Michael Chekhov

-Self-Management for Actors by Bonnie Gillespie

-A Dream of Passion by Lee Strasberg



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