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Spotlight Finale for Fall: Casting Director Symposium Weekend

Learn from three top award-winning casting directors. Lynne Carrow (Da Vinci's Inquest), Judy Lee (Chris Hoddocks The Romeo Section) and Catherine Falcon (Untold Stories of the ER) plus hundreds of commercials.

Saturday, Nov. 21: 11 am -5 pm
Sunday, Nov 22: 10-5.30 pm plus bonus Symposium Q and A session: 6:00 - 8:00 pm with all three casting directors. Learn the truth about the industry. Ask what you've always wanted to ask.

Location: Cottonwood Golf Course.

Adults $240 plus tax for both days or $160 plus tax for one day.
Teens/Kids $160 plus tax for Sunday Only.

The symposium is free for actors who attend the weekend workshops. Otherwise, the charge is $25 plus tax for visiting guests.

To reserve your spot, use the Buy Now button below or text 250 714 2555 or email


Fall/Winter Film Camps

Fim Camps for Fall at Spotlight Academy

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The 2015 fall and winter film camps will feature exciting scripts, location shooting and a Red Carpet gala presentation. Camp leaders: top acting coach Jacqui Kaese and film director Zachary Tannar.

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New Location for Children's Classes!

At Lois Lane in downtown Nanaimo.

Private Coaching & Consultation

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Jacqui is now offering private one-on-one coaching and career consultation via Skype. Keeping up with the demands of audition preparation with short notice and for those students who prefer the attention of one-on-one from the convenience of their own homes.

All appointments must be made and agreed via e mail: and be paid for in advance via e mail transfer one day before session.

Flexi Passes

Adults: 8 Flexi passes are to be used within 10 scheduled classes.
Kids: 6 Flexi passes are to be used within 8 scheduled classes.

Register online for any Spotlight workshop.

Please note that there is a non-refundable $25 deposit for specialized workshops at Spotlight Academy.

Spotlight Academy Contact Information

E-mail: click the icon below or here. (
Jacqui Kaese's Google + page.
Tel: (250) 714-2555
Mailing Address: Spotlight Academy, 1975, Haslam Road, Nanaimo BC V9X 1T1.

Studio: 1975, Haslam Road, Nanaimo BC V9X 1T1 (Entrance to Cottonwood Golf Course)