Richard Futch & Alpha Tyler Workshop November 13 & 14

The Director’s Chair Proudly Presents Casting Director’s

Alpha Tyler & Richard Futch!


Don’t miss this opportunity!!  Casting Directors Alpha Tyler (Independent Casting Director for Tyler Perry Studios) and Richard Futch, CSA (Casting Director for Lifetime Television’s Army Wives) will conduct separate workshops for ages 16 and over on Saturday, November 13, and Sunday, November 14, 2010.  With the 30% Tax Incentive in the state of Georgia and the numerous projects currently in production and slated for the near future, our focus is to strengthen the talent pool in the Southeast in an effort to satisfy the casting needs and keep production here!   

Workshop Location:  StudioPlex: 659 Auburn Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30312

                                    Located in the Community Room

Saturday Classes

        ALPHA TYLER (Class 1)                                                                                            RICHARD FUTCH (Class 2)

 Saturday, November 13, 2010                                                                       Saturday, November 13, 2010

    Time:  9:00 am – 1:00 pm                                                                                Time: 2:00 – 6:00 pm

             Cost:  $100                                                                                                       Cost:  $100

Sunday Classes

      RICHARD FUTCH (Class 3)                                                                                           ALPHA TYLER (Class 4)

   Sunday, November 14, 2010                                                                          Sunday, November 14, 2010

        Time:  9:00 am – 1:00                                                                                     Time:  2:00 – 6:00 pm

             Cost:  $100                                                                                                       Cost:  $100

SPECIAL DISCOUNT!  Enroll in both Morning & Afternoon Sessions on either Saturday or Sunday & receive $25 off!  Total Combined Cost:  $175

About Alpha Tyler:    Alpha began her casting career over 12 years ago in Los Angeles where she worked with top Casting Directors who cast for pilots, series, and feature films for FOX, CBS, WB, UPN, DISNEY, and DREAMWORKS.  In 2007 Alpha brought her expertise to Atlanta where she cast two seasons of the TBS Series, Tyler Perry’s House of Payne and numerous Tyler Perry films including: Why Did I Get Married; The Family That Preys; Madea Goes to Jail; and Meet the Browns.  As an Independent Casting Director, Alpha recently completed casting season three of Tyler Perry’s House of Payne!

About Richard Futch:  Richard is a member of CSA and currently the casting director for the Lifetime/Touchtone hit television series, Army Wives!  Since 1990, Richard has been involved in casting both principal and background talent for feature films, television network movies and both regional and national commercials.  His casting company, Futch-Mullins Casting was responsible for principal casting for the box office feature film success, The Notebook, directed by Nick Cassavetes.  Richard is currently in his third season of casting for Army Wives.

Goal of Workshops:  These workshops are designed to give you two different perspectives from two different highly successful working casting directors. Each will provide you with their unique individual approach.  You will be working on various sides and audition techniques.  This is an incredible opportunity not to be missed!

Class size in limited!!  Registrations are on a first come first serve basis.  To guarantee your space, registration must be received no later than November 1, 2010!  For additional information, please email Shaun at thedirectorschair@ymail.com  

NOTE:  Your participation in the workshops do not guarantee an audition or role in projects being cast by Alpha Tyler or Richard Futch.


Registration Form

(Ages 16 and Over)

SPECIAL DISCOUNT: Enroll in both Morning & Afternoon Sessions on either Saturday or Sunday & receive $25 off!   Total Combined Cost:  $175

Class 1 Class 2 Class 3 Class 4
Sat, Nov. 13 9am – 1pm Sat, Nov. 13 2pm-6pm Sun, Nov. 14 9am – 1pm Sun, Nov. 14 2pm – 6pm



Option 1: Class 1: $100.00                 Option 4: Class 4: $100.00                 Option 7: Class 2 & 4: $175.00

Option 2: Class 2: $100.00                 Option 5: Class 1 & 2: $175.00          Option 8: Class 3 & 4: $175.00

Option 3: Class 3: $100.00                 Option 6: Class 1 & 3: $175.00

Please choose class option on the field below “Emergency Contact” in the table below.


This form must be completed and e-mailed with payment.

If possible, please e-mail a current headshot with registration.

Name (First, Last)  
Street Address  
City, State, Zip  
Telephone (H)  
Telephone (C)  
Email Address  
Emergency Contact  


What has your experience in acting been?  
How long have you been in business?
What is the best acting job you have ever worked on?
What area of acting do you want to learn more about?
What is something unique about you that will help the casting directors remember you?
Rate your level of acting experience (1 being the lowest, 5 being the highest):   


Deadline for payment is November 1, 2010

Payments only via PayPal thedirectorschair@ymail.com & email registration form to


Confirmation will be sent via email upon receipt of payment.


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