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Casting Loop offers a variety of learning opportunities for commercial actors. Get in it!

  • Find a class or workshop and learn how to audition for television commercials from industry insiders.
  • Make connections with NYC's premier casting directors, talent agents, and commercial directors.
  • Apply your new skills and knowledge to help you book commercial jobs for leading brands.
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  • "Small acting classes in NYC with top instructors who are the elite casting directors and talent agents in New York City. Casting Loop’s educational offerings rock."- Nadia Quinn, Commercial/Television/Broadway Actor
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  • Marshalls
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  • Optimum TV

Acting Classes & Consultations for Commercial Actors

BROOKE & MARY, ON-CAMERA COMMERCIAL INTENSIVE

Casting Directors Brooke Thomas and Mary Egan Callahan have been teaching this award-winning on-camera commercial intensive class since 2001 under the name "Brooke and Mary." It is a 3-night class and always sells-out.

Mary Egan Callahan - Casting Director, House Casting
Brooke Thomas - Casting Director, Brooke Thomas Casting

Brooke & Mary Alumni Brush-up

Haven't been getting the callback? Feeling like your auditions are falling flat? If you've already taken the Brooke & Mary On-Camera Intensive and need a little pick me up this is the class for you.

Mary Egan Callahan - Casting Director, House Casting
David Morris - Casting Director, Grande/Morris Casting
Fay Shumsey - Casting Director, Grande/Morris Casting
Brooke Thomas - Casting Director, Brooke Thomas Casting

Legit Talent Manager Workshop

What is a talent manager? What is the difference between a manager and an agent? Do I need a manager? How do I get a manager? Should I have a manager and an agent? Get your questions answered and audition for 4 Top NYC talent managers in this 2 hour workshop hosted by Brooke and Mary.

Jenevieve Brewer - Talent Manager, Terrific Talent
Ingrid French - Personal Manager, Ingrid French Management
Sana Hanible - Talent Manager, Steinberg Talent
Christopher Silveri - Talent Manager, Prestige Management Group
Mary Egan Callahan (Host) - Casting Director, House Casting
Brooke Thomas (Host) - Casting Director, Brooke Thomas Casting

Ask Me Anything About Commercial Auditioning: A Phone Call with Brooke Thomas

Talk 1-on-1 on the phone with Casting Director Brooke Thomas to get advice. Ask Brooke anything about auditioning, callbacks, talent agents, headshots, unions, and more. It’s your call!

Brooke Thomas - Casting Director, Brooke Thomas Casting

About Casting Loop - Acting Workshops, Classes, and Consultations in New York City

Our current acting classes, actor workshops, and one-on-one consultations are for everyone from experienced actors to curious "real people" who wish to hone their auditioning skills and learn about the commercial acting business. In Manhattan our acting classes are held in loft studios in both SoHo and the Meatpacking District, and we'll soon be offering online acting classes too. Casting Loop is led by veteran casting director, Brooke Thomas, owner of Brooke Thomas Casting, along with a group of premier casting directors, talent agents, and commercial directors who are the instructors in various acting courses.