Janet Foster, CSA has been casting for over 33 years. The last 8 years have been at American Conservatory Theater and has included working with directors Pam MacKinnon, Carey Perloff, Mark Lamos, Mark Rucker, Sam Pinkleton, Tamilla Woodard, Annie Kaufmann, Loretta Greco and many more. Ms. Foster’s career prior to ACT was in NYC. It started as an assistant to the later Stanley Soble and continued with 9 1⁄2 years at Playwrights Horizons, first as Daniel Swee’s assistant and then as casting director. After leaving PH, she spent the rest of her time in NY as a freelance casting director. She has worked on Broadway, off-Broadway, off-off Broadway, film, TV and more regional theaters than you can shake a stick at. Film/TV and radio credits include Tracy Takes On NY, The Deal, The Day That Lehman Died (Peabody, Sony and Wincott Award winner), T is for Tom (Tom Stoppard radio plays for WNYC & WQXR). Podcasts include Life/After, a GE Theater podcast, Passenger List (Webby Award), featuring Kelly Marie Tran and Patti LuPone.
About the course
Janet Foster, CSA, has been a casting director for over thirty years working on Broadway, off-Broadway and most recently for the American Conservatory Theatre. She has helped hundreds of actors launch their careers.
Don't miss this rare opportunity to take your monologue work to the next level.
This class will be capped at 10 students and all students must have two monologues prepared.