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c3 ArtMind: The Business of Acting PDF Print E-mail

with Casting Director and Author Susan Johnston

Breaking through barriers that prevent you from getting cast.

In this seminar we will also go through the entire audition process; using sides from our current casting project, Patrick Street, and learn how to analyze a character; create a back-story; use your emotions; sense memory; and life experience to create a viable character and make your audition stand out!

You will also learn how to properly submit and market yourself for Film; TV; and Theater. Learn to package yourself and your talent to launch yourself to the career you desire.

Location: c3 at the Brewery, 600 Moulton Ave, Suite 204, Los Angeles, CA 90031

Class Fee: $35

Date and Time: April 4, 10am-1pm


Included FREE is THE Resource book for actors in Los Angeles: and seminar workbook




Susan Johnston Casting is currently casting Patrick Street. Her recently produced feature, Dreams Awake and recently cast film, Stacy’s Mom will be in theatres this year.



"Hollywood Drive-What it Takes to Break In, Hang In and Make it in the Entertainment Industry" by Eve Light Honthaner;

"Career Opportunities in the Film Industry; 2nd Edition" by Jan Yager

The successful Italian Industry book ciao artista! By Fioretta Mari and Manuela Metri.


Susan has taught & spoken at USC School of Cinema and Television summer program, Sherwood Oaks College, during Sundance, Marina Del Rey Int’l studies, Van Mar Academy & Beverly Hills Adult Education.


Past attendees have said:

"I walked away from Susan's seminar with inside industry info and direct feedback on how to keep my career moving forward....a true value that I'm definitely telling my friends about." -- D.J. Pierce

I really enjoyed your was a ton of fun...and a great learning experience. I hope to work with you soon someday. You’re hilarious when you teach, which makes the class fun.” -- Susan Coletti

I want to thank you for the great workshop on Saturday! It was very insightful. I also love the LA FOR FREE booklet you compiled! Your experience and deliverance is very inspiring.” -- Laura Ward

I fully enjoyed your time, insight and wonderful energy.” -- Lester-James Brandt

Your expertise is soooooooo valuable” -- Joan Lucas (actress, Dreams Awake, Singing In The Rain)

I really enjoyed your workshop yesterday. I learned a lot. I liked your honest critiques and it was very interesting about your background and the tips you gave us to help us move ahead in our own career.” -- Sara Clark

I wish I was there in LA, I would definitely attend. I know that the talks we had have helped me immensely so I am sure that what you are offering here is priceless.” -- Jaclyn-from Canada

I just want to thank you for the marketing seminar. It was a great deal! I got some useful tips and will be trying them out. It is very giving of you to share so much information for such a small fee" -- Alicia Lara

"Your seminar was the best education I've ever received in both the craft and business of acting. Your blunt honesty was exactly what I've always hoped for from every acting class, casting director workshop, or anything of the sort I've ever participated in, and I know my craft and career have benefited greatly from it. During the seminar, you gave me the most important piece of advice I've received to date."  -- Ian Tran