The Studio@NYCDA

Programs & Workshops For Actors

(212) 645-0030



  • Saturday, Jan 24, 2014
  • 10:00am 3:00pm 10:00 15:00

3 Top Agents, 1 Personal Manager and 2 Top Cd's 

Please Call for more details

Spend a day meeting and reading for these top industry personal at Studio @ NYCDA. The launch of their Industry Workshops and NEXT STEP PROGRAM.

The day goes as follows:  The Primetime- Fest is set up in two panels. Morning 10am -12pm - Break for lunch - and then return afternoon from 1pm -3pm. 

You will get sides in 1 or 2 days in advance and read one at a time on - camera and then you will receive an evaluation sheet to take home for feedback. Plus you will receive bios and contact information on all Industry guests. Please call to sign up and be prepared to send pic and resume as well. We would like to offer you sides that show you in the best light.

Call: (646) 825-4682 or email

Price $189 - (best price) under $32 for each guest

*special discount for Conservatory Alums

Morning Panel 10am -12pm

Barry Kolker- Carson Kolker LTD- Legit agent Barry Kolker, the head of the CARSON-KOLKER AGENCY! Barry is super friendly and been in the biz a few decades. Barry is one of those agents that is always and excited to meet NEW TALENT! Clients' credits include major feature films and hit Television shows

Mia began her career as the Casting Coordinator for ABC'S Primetime Casting Office. Mia Cusumano is currently the Casting Director of the upcoming feature film ESCAPE along and the casting associate on HBO pilot MAMMA DALLAS with Meredith Tucker, Just wrapping on  Wetv straight to series, SOUTH OF HELL, with Christine Kromer. In addition she is the associate casting director of the new  HBO series THE LEFTOVERS with Meghan Rafferty. Earlier this year worked on the features ANNIE with Kathleen Chopin and RUN ALL NIGHT with Mackey Sanrich  and series THE NOVICE and SATISFACTION, both for USA, with Finnegan/Jacobs Casting. Previously she worked on series CBS's  GOLDEN BOY, ABC's BODY OF PROOF

Danielle Ippolito -Legit Agent - TALENTWORKS Agency - We are excited to have first time guest. Danielle is actor friendly and is always on the look for new talent.   Danielle's Clients Credits include:  BODY OF PROOF, BLUE BLOODS, WHITE COLLAR, FRINGE

Afternoon panel 1pm- 3pm

Kevin Kuffa - Lynn Kressel Casting -   Kevin is CURRENTLY with LYNN KRESSEL CASTING - Know for the Law & Order Franchise is working on a feature film, an indie film, a mini-series, and other TV projects we can't name here!  Before that, Kevin was the lead Casting Director for LAW AND ORDER: CRIMINAL INTENT.

Michael Rodriquez- The Roster agency - Head of Talent, The Roster Agency- Easily known as the friendliest agents in town, Michael's history as an agent began 8 years ago at the esteemed offices of Hartig/Hilepo and DGRW and then built and ran UGLY Talent NY. THE ROSTER has talent working on Broadway (Memphis, Next To Normal, Chicago, Billy Elliot, Shrek); Regional (Giant, Evita, Man of La Mancha, Forum, Altar Boyz, Tommy, The Producers, Lucky Guy, Drowsy Chaperone & Big River to name a few). He also has many actors on TV (How To Make It In America, Blue Bloods, Law & Order SVU, Person Of Interest.

Diana Prano - Owner/Manager, Talent: Multimedia Talent Management - this Personal Manager is a breath of fresh air- she is warm and hardworking - MTM is a new managers office- fresh out of the gate and already she  has booked clients on Gotham, Blue Bloods, Orange is the Ne Black and feature films. Her client list is small and she is always looking to discover a new talent.







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