Monday’s NCC Salon: Casting Director Maura Soden

You’re going to love our special guest at the August Salon. She’s a true Jill-of-All-Trades in the business, wearing just about every hat over her long career in Hollywood. Don’t miss Monday’s Salon with Casting Director Maura Soden.

Maura has worked as a casting director, writer, stylist, actress and producer and she is a member of SAG, AFTRA, Actor’s Equity, Women In Film and National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, and was part of the original group that founded the Nebraska Coast Connection back in 1992.

She has expertise in each show business genre from sitcoms to reality shows to commercials. In her work as a Casting Director, she has cast over 350 commercials and industrials, and even teaches seminars on breaking into the business.

Raised in Virginia, Maura worked as Assistant to Director Paul Bogart on NBC’s THE GOLDEN GIRLS and later as a Post Production Supervisor on Fox’s TOTALLY HIDDEN VIDEO. She was a staff producer at InFinnity Productions, commercial producer at Wild West Media and Production Manager for Animal Planet’s series, THAT’S MY BABY. Her shorts, documentaries and infomercials have won awards worldwide.

As an actress, she was a regular on CANDID CAMERA, THIRTYSOMETHING, TOTALLY HIDDEN VIDEO and  PASSIONS. More recently, she’s appeared on UNITED STATES OF TARA, CRIMINAL MINDS, NCIS, PARKS AND RECREATION and many commercials and stage productions.

If you’ve always wanted a career in Hollywood, Actor/Writer/Casting Director Maura Soden has some great advice for you at this Salon. She’ll share some top secret tips on how to stand out and get noticed even if you are just getting started.

The August Salon is Monday, August 11th with Maura Soden. Hope to see you there!

Salons are always on the Second Monday of every month.  7:30 to 10:30.
Second Floor at the Culver Hotel.
Culver City, California.




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