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Cleaning Up Your Act: Soap Talk w Casting Dir Mark Teschner

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Lights, Camera...ACTOR! is proud to welcome Mark Teschner, casting director for ABC's "General Hospital."  On this episode, you'll find out how to prepare yourself to audition and book a role on a soap opera-straight from the legendary CD.

MARK TESCHNER - A native New Yorker, Mark has been a casting director for 30 years.  He has been described by Rolling Stone magazine as “an actor’s casting director,” and TV Guide noted his “unparalleled track record for finding new talent.”  For the past 23 years, Teschner has been the casting director for ABC’s General Hospital.  For his work on the show he has received five Emmy Awards for Outstanding Achievement for a Casting Director for a Drama series, as well as an additional six nominations.  Teschner is also a six-time recipient of the Artios Award for Outstanding Achievement in Daytime Drama Casting, given by the Casting Society of America, and has received 16 additional nominations.  In addition to his work onGeneral Hospital, he casts feature films – including  “Elephant White” starring Kevin Bacon and the recently released “And They’re Off” and “The Philly Kid”.

Teschner has served 4 terms on the Board of Governors for the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and is a former vice president of the Casting Society of America.

Don't miss this informative chat with Mark Teschner.  Call in to talk with Mark directly and get your questions answered.       (347) 215-9883