The theatrical trade publication "Back Stage" will present Actorfest '98 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel on Broadway on Oct 24 from 9AM to 5PM. Included in the all-day event are several seminars ("The Road to Representation" and "Castability") and an exhibit hall featuring information on services ranging from drama schools to head shot photographers to temporary jobs to health insurance.
An all-day package is available for $40. Admission to a seminar and the exhibit hall is $25, with entrance to the exhibit hall only priced at $10. Tickets can be purchased by phone at (212) 382-6000; and in person or by mail at: Back Stage Actorfest, 1515 Broadway, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10036. For more information, call the Actorfest '98 hotline at (212) 536 1465 or visit the "Back Stage" website at http://www.backstagecasting.com.
-- By Christine Ehren