Info Session with Dave McKeown of Shirley Grant Management
Info Session Webinar with Top Kids Talent Manager Dave McKeown of Shirley Grant Management
Moderated by Golden-Globe nominee and Triple Threat Academy founder Cynthia Gibb
40-Minute Webinar for aspiring actors and their parents (recorded on April 18, 2020)
Learn what a manager can do for you, how to get seen by managers and agents, how to make a good impression in an audition room or a manager/agent meeting, what to expect if you want to work professionally as a child/teen actor, and how to improve your skills even while in quarantine. Hear what it's like from kids who are out there auditioning and working, and have all your questions about this crazy, daunting, exciting biz answered!
Info Session Webinar Link: $15
Dave McKeown has been with Shirley Grant Management since 1998 and heads up the theatrical and on-camera division. In his 22 years as a manager for young and emerging artists in show business, Dave has represented and developed such talent as The Jonas Brothers, Kathleen Herles (original voice of Nickelodeon’s Dora the Explorer), Dascha Polanco (Orange is the New Black), Cameron Ocasio (Sam & Cat), Meg Donnelly (American Housewife), Devin Druid (13 Reasons Why), Tyler Alvarez (American Vandal), Alexa Swinton (Emergence), Jack Messina (Manifest), Alex Boniello and Michael Lee Brown (Dear Evan Hansen), among many others, including Westport’s own Jamie Mann (Country Comfort, upcoming on Netflix), Cameron Mann (For Life on ABC and Mare of Easttown, upcoming on HBO), and Natalia Mann (The Passage on Fox). McKeown’s clients are very busy working in many feature films, network television series, and on Broadway.