How to Get an Audition With the CESD Talent Agency

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Things You'll Need

  • Headshots
  • Resume
  • Envelope
  • Stamps
  • Phone

The CESD Talent Agency is one of North America's larger talent agencies with offices in both New York and Los Angeles. They represent performance artists of most commercial forms: actors, puppeteers, models, hosts, dancers and voice over talent. Each art form has its own division and specialized agents with varying expertise. It is important to choose a division to submit to and to contact CESD for any necessary additions to your application as dictated by the field.

Prepare a headshot of professional quality. The photograph should be high resolution.

Prepare a resume that lists professional experience you have in the industry you are applying for.

Go to http://www.cesdtalent.com/divisions/go and choose either New York or Los Angeles representation. Geographically, the city closest to you is probably the best choice.

Chose your talent field, for example: acting, dancing, puppeteering. Contact the agency phone number listed in the tips section for additional materials needed for submission.

Mail your headshot, resume and supplementary materials to the agency.

Tips

  • Once in a while, CESD offers open audition calls all over the United States. Continue to check the website or contact the agency for information regarding these opportunities.

    New York Phone Number: 212-477-1666 Los Angeles Phone Number: 310-475-2111

Warnings

  • CESD is a professional agency. Make sure your resume and headshot are of professional quality before submitting your documents.