FREE EARLY CAREER SEMINARS
CRY HAVOC offers a series of seminars for early career artists about navigating the early years of their careers. For information about bringing these seminars to your school or organization, email Associate Artistic Director Will Clark at careerseminars@cryhavoccompany.org.

STARTING YOUR CAREER IN NEW YORK: A CANDID DISCUSSION WITH WORKING ACTORS, WRITERS AND DIRECTORS
Topics discussed include:
  • Auditioning
  • Unions
  • Agents/Managers
  • Casting Directors
  • Identifying and Utilizing Your Type
  • Headshots and Resumes
  • Marketing Yourself
  • Websites and Social Media
  • Developing Professional Relationships
  • Producing Your Own Work
  • Making Your “Day Job” Work for You
  • Artist Resources in New York City
  • Developing a Long-Term Vision for Your Career

"Totally Inspiring!"
Tatiana Rubas – Actor

"I found the seminar incredibly helpful and inspiring. It was refreshing to hear an honest and realistic perspective on the career path from those in the thick of it."
K.L. Cullom – Director

Starting Your Career in New York features a practical discussion with CRY HAVOC's working artists, sharing advice they wish they had heard at the outset of their New York careers – and the advice they did get and wish they had listened to.

Panelists include actors who have worked on Broadway, Off-Broadway, on television, and in major films, as well as award-winning playwrights and directors.

This seminar is ideal for recent graduates, artists who have been in New York City for a few years, and college students who are considering a New York career.

If you are interested in being notified about upcoming free sessions at CRY HAVOC, please click here.


AUDITIONING: DEVELOPING A TECHNIQUE AND PHILOSOPHY FOR SUCCESS AND SANITY
Topics discussed include:
  • Identifying and Making the Most of Your Type
  • Selecting and Preparing Monologues
  • Preparing Sides
  • Taking Adjustments
  • Effective Headshots & Resumes
  • Embracing Auditions as a Part of Your
    Artistic and Professional Life

"This workshop was inspirational! I left feeling there is no need to be afraid of the people on the other side of that long scary table. Plus, it gave me a new and helpful way to think about my career."
Treasure Davidson – Actress

Auditioning features practical work and candid discussion with working actors and directors from The CRY HAVOC Company.

If you are interested in being notified about upcoming free sessions at CRY HAVOC, please click here.

 


DECIDING TO STUDY THEATER AS AN UNDERGRADUATE: A DISCUSSION WITH WORKING THEATER ARTISTS
Topics discussed include:
  • Deciding Whether to Study Theater as an Undergraduate
  • Types of Training Programs
  • Selecting a Program
  • Making the Most of a Theater (or Non-Theater) Education
  • Impact of Training on Post-College Career

"This was a very informative and enlightening session that will help us immensely in further planning for our daughter's higher education."
Lynne and Dominick DeGregorio – Parents

Deciding to Study Theater as an Undergraduate is a seminar for high school students who are considering studying theater in college and their parents featuring candid discussion with working actors, playwrights, and directors from The CRY HAVOC Company who come from a variety of training backgrounds.

If you are interested in being notified about upcoming free sessions at CRY HAVOC, please click here.