Matthew Barry

Matthew Barry

Casting Director

Matthew’s ability to spot and work with talent has allowed him to discover or advance the careers of many well‐known actors including Ryan Phillipe, Steve Zahn, Don Cheadle, Monica Potter, Lucy Liu, Dakota Fanning, Rachel McAdams, Katt Williams, Amanda Seyfried, Olivia Wilde, Ben Foster and Anton Yelchin, to name a few!

Although Matthew Barry is best known for his work as a casting director, though he was also a successful actor, starring in the Bertolucci film Luna and after many years of acting, he spent more than two decades casting films; Ed Wood and Mars Attacks with Tim Burton, Rush Hour 1 & 2 and The Family Man with Brett Ratner, Unhook the Stars, She’s So Lovely, John Q, The Notebook, Alpha Dog, My Sister’s Keeper and The Other Woman with Nick Cassavetes, Crimson Tide and Con Air with mega producer Jerry Bruckheimer. JUST TO NAME A FEW…

BAY AREA AUDITION CLASSES FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE!

Bay Area Actors, work with Audition Coach, Matthew Barry to hone in on those 1st impression skills that bring you closer to booking those rare opportunities!  To register, use the PayPal link below.  Please be sure to list your primary contact email in the notes!  Any questions email: rosie@theactorsconference.com

MONDAY NIGHT CLASS, SAN JOSE
DATES: JUNE 5, 12, 19, 26
LOCATION: 1630 Oakland Rd A106, San Jose, CA 95131
TIME: 6:30PM-9:30PM
REGISTRATION: $259.00
TUESDAY LATE CLASS, SAN BRUNO
DATES: JUNE 6, 13, 20, 27
LOCATION: 535 Sylvan ave Suite 200 San Bruno, CA 94066
TIME: 4:00PM-7:00PM
REGISTRATION: $259.00

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Audition Techniques: Cold read, Emotions, and Scene Study (Premium Workshop)

Collaborate #3

This workshop will focus specifically on cold reads, scene study, character breakdown, audition technique, and on-camera training. Matt will provide all necessary materials. Class limited to 16 students; per-registration required.

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The Business of Acting (Open Panel Discussion)

Audition Techniques: Cold read, Emotions, and Scene Study

Collaborate #3

This workshop will focus specifically on cold reads, scene study, character breakdown, audition technique, and on-camera training. Matt will provide all necessary materials. Class limited to 16 students; per-registration required.

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