TITLE

How do you cast Kids?

AUTHOR(S)
Lehman, Daniel
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Back Stage East;10/18/2007, Vol. 48 Issue 42, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses how directors of television programs select children for their programs. Judy Taylor says that he organizes annual talent searches in various regions of the country to reach out those children that might otherwise not be seen. Carrie Hugh uses the strategy of taking auditions in small groups. Ilene Starger said the most important qualities in a child actor are naturalism, intelligence, and a certain charisma.
ACCESSION #
27254572

 

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