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Casting Workshop – Fountain Head’s Jo Briant

Casting workshop w/ Fountainhead’s Jo Briant 

A special one day casting workshop for actors.

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Course Overview

The HubStudio is very proud to have Casting Director, Jo Briant return to the HubStudio line up. This is an exclusive opportunity to work with Jo in a full day intensive casting workshop. It’s a perfect opportunity to show Jo your skill and learn from one of the most approachable and warmest casting agents in the business.

Before the start of class Jo will select and send a scene to each actor to learn for the day. The day will be run like a real casting only Jo will be there to give you an inside view of how it works. She will guide, nurture and give you feedback. 

Jo’s special interest is in how to make the actor feel comfortable before and in the audition. She will explore visualisation processes for previewing casting sessions going well as well as different preparation techniques.


Course Outline

During the day Jo will focus on:

  • Filming scenes, taking direction and playback
  • Exploring different preparation techniques for casting
  • Staying present in the room
  • Improvisation

Course Outcomes

In this one day course, you will learn:

  • A simple process to feel more grounded and clear
  • How to get out of your head and into your body
  • How to connect with your scene partner
  • How to better prepare for a casting
  • How to feel empowered before and after a casting session

For application, please fill out the details below. This series is invite only, with the highest standard being sort, a place on the course is not guaranteed.

Session Details

When: 1 x Saturday

Dates: 14th July 2018

Time: 10am – 4pm

Venue: 18 City Rd, Chippendale, NSW 2008

Participants: 12-14 Maximum

Price: Members $165.00 incl GST (10% off for members)

Session Details

Payment Options 

The HubStudio now offers two different payment options; course in full & weekly direct debit.

Standard Pricing

  • Weekly Direct Debit: N/A
  • Full Price: $165.00 incl GST

Members Payment Options

  • Weekly Direct Debit: N/A
  • Full Price: $148.50 incl GST


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About Jo Briant

Jo Briant is a Casting Director at Fountainhead Casting and has been a successful actor for 35 years. She has worked extensively in theatre, film and television in New Zealand and Australia appearing in shows such as Psychoanalysis, Wham Bam Thank You Ma’am, Home and Away,The Moodys, All Saints,Water Rats, Murder Call, Big Sky, Shortland Street and numerous commercials and voiceovers. 

Read Jo's Full Biography

Apply For The Course

Please send an expression of interest including your C.V. to or use the below form. Please note the course is by invitation only. If accepted we shall send out an application form with all the course information. Notification for acceptance will be made no later than one week before course commencement.

If offered your place will only be held once payment is received in full. Failure to do so will forfeit your place on the course. For more information or queries please don’t hesitate to call on (02) 9212 0522 or alternatively email us on the above address.

Course Application Form

To apply for any of our courses please use this form.
  • If accepted onto the series you will be required to pay via one of the above options, please choose one from the following options.
    Terms and Conditions: Please make 100% sure you are available for the course before agreeing to these terms and conditions. Once agreeing to these terms and conditions you are liable to pay for the course in full, regardless - even if you don't start or complete the course - UNLESS you satisfy the below cancellation allowances, and give written notice. - You notify us via email with a minimum of three (3) business days before the start of the first class. All unpaid invoices, refunds and cancellations will incur a charge of $75. Any cancellations made after three (3) business days before the course starts are non-refundable and non transferable. - Please note by agreeing to these terms and conditions you also give consent to be subscribed to any potential HubStudio mailing lists and marketing material. To opt-out at any time in the future simply follow the link provided. The HubStudio withholds the right to accept or refuse entry onto any course at all times.

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Contact Us

For further questions or queries please contact us directly during 10am – 5pm / Monday – Friday on the below details:

Our office and studio is located across from Victoria Park and the Broadway Shopping Centre in Sydney’s Chippendale. For best parking and travel options please click here.

Further Questions

The HubStudio prides itself on helping professional actors to facilitate their training journey. If you would like more information about this course, or more importantly which courses would suit you best, then please email or call us to discuss your training goals.


18 City Rd Chippendale, NSW 2008
Main: (02) 9212 0522