I have been working as a photographer, actor, and filmmaker for over a decade and have heard lots of good and bad stories. It can be a tricky business to navigate and so on this page Ive put together a list of resources that I know to be good. Feel free to email me with any questions.
Acting Classes and Acting Coaches
- Leach and Levy Casting
Two very experienced and knowledgeable Toronto casting directors who run an Audition Dynamics and Scene Dynamics workshops.
- Lewis Baumander
Famed acting teacher Lewis Baumander
- Sears and Switzer
There are a ton of acting coaches and classes on offer in Toronto. Some good and some bad. Below are a few of the good ones. Remember: You can usually audit a class to make sure its right for you. A great pair of acting coaches that cover everything from
- AACTION Auditions
You can find your own auditions with the following websites. AACTION Auditions. Get auditions emailed to you.
Audition Self Tapes
- Casting Central
If you’re looking for a combination of actor classes and self tapes we also have a partnership with Casting Central and famed acting teacher Lewis Baumander
- KSM Self-Tapes & Audition Coaching
We have partnered with Toronto’s KSM Self-Tapes & Audition Coaching, founded by actor Kimberly-Sue Murray. KSM provides quality self-tape and coaching services at a competitive rates. Join the Loyalty Program (5 tapes, get one FREE!)
Comedy and Improvisation Classes
- Second City
Looking to do commercials? Sitcoms? Comedy classes are right for you. I highly recommend improv training as it will go a long way to helping you adapt on the fly when at an audition of any kind. Toronto’s Second City Training Centre is a fantastic place t
- Lisa Cerilli – Web Graphic Designer
Need a new website? Lisa Cerilli is a terrific web and graphic designer.
Getting an Agent in Toronto
- The Actors Connective Toronto Blog
Blog with tips on how to get an agency and the site is a great resource for everything else.
Hair and Makeup
- Taylor Byers Makeup
Taylor is one of my favourite MUA’s and often works with us here at Callback Headshots.
Our Other Services
- Callback Headshots
Oh. Hey. Didn’t see you come in there… Demo Reels and Video Auditions.
- Dan Abramovici Photography
Looking for photos outside of what you see here on www.CallbackHeadshots.com? Visit our other site! Corporate, Wedding, Commercial, Body, and Glamour Photography. Yeah, I’m a bit biased here. :)
- Arzadon Fitness
If you’re looking to play a leading man or a leading lady you need to be in shape. Jay Arzadon is the best personal trainer ive come across from both word of mouth and from doing fitness photography for a few years now.