By July 30, 2009Blog

Launching new book, “Secrets from the Casting Couch”

Sarejevo Film Festival, Talent Campus, 14-17 August. Casting Master Class


19 August, Wed: Festival Theatre, 13-29 Nicholson Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9FT.

Time: 11AM- 1PM

Listen to leading casting directors, agents and promoters discuss the differences between casting in Film and Theatre, and how can actors branch out from theatre to screen work. This two-hour symposium will begin with a moderated discussion followed by a question and answer session from the audience. Sponsored by Spotlight.

Tickets: £10, Seats are limited. To order tickets ahead, click here.

Edinburgh, 20 August: Book Signing and Party! Come for a glass of wine, say hi to Nancy and get a signed copy of Secrets from the Casting Couch for a discount.

Belushi’s Bar. Time: 3-5pm.

9 -13 Market Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1DE

Sterling Scotland, 3 Sept. 7:00 PM, Tollbooth,

Off the Page Book Festival, “An evening with Nancy Bishop,” presenting Secrets from the Casting Couch.

London, England. Sunday, 5 Sept, Sat

Film Acting Master Class; Developing an Inner Monologue

Contact: application@nancybishopcasting.com, to apply

London, England. Monday, 7 Sept

The Actors Centre:

Secrets from the Casting Couch promotion seminars and signing.

2pm-3pm: Seminar: Strategies for online marketing: This one-hour seminar will focus on strategies for actors to promote themselves in an increasingly competitive market. Seminar is following by a book signing where you can purchase Secrets for a 20% discount.

Where: The Actors Centre.

Tickets: £10 bookclass@actorscentre.co.uk

Book sales: Buy Secrets from the Casting Couch for a 20% discount.

4pm-5pm: Seminar and Book Signing II
Subject: Directors and Casting Directors

Nancy is joined by American film and TV Director Duane Clark. Discussion will focus on how directors and casting directors work together to cast a project. Clips will be shown from the new American/British TV series The Philanthropist, starring James Purefoy, on which Duane and Nancy collaborated.

Time: 4pm- 5pm, followed by a wine and cheese reception.

Tickets: £10 bookclass@actorscentre.co.uk

5pm, Wine Reception. Yay!

Prague, Czech Republic. Thursday. 17 Sept, 5pm

Secrets from the Casting Couch, BOOK LAUNCH AND PARTY!

The Globe Bookstore, Pstrossova 6, Prague 1,

Join us at the Globe Bookstore for a short panel discussion about casting and actors working in Prague. Author and casting director Nancy Bishop is joined by Czech actor, Pavel Kriz, who has worked on numerous international productions. Screen International journalist Theo Schwinke will moderate a discussion about casting, Prague actors and the Prague film scene. A book signing by the author and illustrator Bonnie Glover will follow.

Time: 5:00pm Discussion, followed by book signing and wine reception, Yay!

Athens, Greece. 19-20 Sept.

Book launch and Film Acting Masterclass. See http://www.iwanet.biz/ or write to Sophie Papadopolous: sophie@iwanet.biz

Drama, Greece. 21-26 Sept.

Drama Greece Short Film Festival,

I will be a jurist and lecture on the Talent Campus.