New York, NY (PRWEB) March 6, 2006
Dani Super, New York-based film, theatre, and television casting director, will bring her casting office to Capes Coaching to create Super/Capes Casting. Capes Coaching President/Founder Betsy Capes, a former casting director, will partner with Super on all projects.
As a division of Capes Coaching, Super/Capes Casting will complement the company’s current services of coaching actors and artists on industry savvy by augmenting industry presence and knowledge of both emerging trends and developing projects. Capes Coaching becomes the only actor coaching center in New York with a casting department.
Dani Super continues to work with Capes Coaching as an acting coach and class instructor. Super is also a faculty member at Pace University, and was formerly a talent agent with Eastern Talent Alliance. Casting credits include: Film: Unholy, Slippery Slope, Long Distance, Knots, Basic, Rollerball. Television: The Lot, The Education of Max Bickford, Strangers with Candy, Queer As Folk. Broadway: Say Goodnight Gracie, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. National Tour: Guys and Dolls. Off-Broadway: Sake with a Haiku Geisha, Showtune, Elle, Down the Garden Paths, Epic Repertory, Drama League, Ensemble Studio Theatre. Regional: Actors’ Theatre of Louisville, Denver Center, Pittsburgh Public, George Street Playhouse, Barrington Stage, The Guthrie, Arena Stage, San Jose Repertory. Instructor/Lecturer: The Actors Center in London, AMDA, Wagner College, Emerson College, The American Theater Wing, TVI Actors Studio, and Weist-Barron.
Betsy Capes founded Capes Coaching after six years casting and directing a variety of Broadway and Off-Broadway productions. Betsy Capes has worked with over 500 actors, many of whom work in film, television, and on Broadway. Casting projects include: Broadway: Pacific Overtures, Lion King, The Tale of the Allergist’s Wife, Proof (original cast). National Tour: Tick! Tick! Boom!. Off-Broadway: Twelfth Night (The Public), Crazy Jane on God, Bridges & Harmonies (Drama League). Casting/Directing credits include: Patient A, The Loveliest Afternoon of the Year, Pvt. Wars, Hunter and the Irish Giant, Let Me Sing, No Exit.
Capes Coaching is a premiere coaching center based in New York City, offering private coaching, and practical training for actors and artists. Founded by Betsy Capes in April 2004, Capes Coaching has quickly established itself as a valuable resource for artists seeking to gain business savvy to accelerate their careers. Capes Coaching’s unique approach of addressing each actor’s individual needs and shaping their services in response is challenging the industry’s “overnight success” marketing of actor training, stressing long-term career planning through technique tempered with practical application.
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