Monthly Archive: September, 2009

NEC Rep Meets VP of CBS Diversity Institute NY

August 27, 2009. 10 members from the NEC Repertory and Marie McKinney, program coordinator and instructor at Negro Ensemble Company, were invited to meet with CBS-TV, Casting Vice President, Fern Orenstein to participate in The CBS Diversity Institute’s one-on-one coaching on best practices for marketing the actor’s talent and landing roles on “episodic” TV. You know, TV shows like, C.S.I, N.C.I.S, The Unit, Peace Maker, among others. Ms. Orenstein, Barbara Matos and other Casting Executives from CBS Hollywood and CBS NY met with 80 selected Actors from the Actor’s Unions and African, Latin and Asian American NY organizations, including NEC.

NEC Rep New Dates!!! Kicks Off Free Monthly Meets!!

The NEC Rep Monthly Meet!!! First Monthly Meet on: SAT Sept 12 10:00am -1:00pm (Following Meets on the 1st Saturday of each month) Riverside Church: Multipurpose room(check at the front desk) 91 Claremont… Continue reading