Casting Workbook Presents:
A Livestream AMA with Sherry Dayton & Michael Walters
June 4, 2020 at 10:00am PDT / 1:00pm EDT
Join us for a live interactive one hour Ask-Me-Anything (AMA) session with top industry Casting Director / C.S.A / CDC Sherry Dayton & Michael Walters. Learn from the best as Sherry & Michael shares important insights and tools to build your craft and develop your career.
Sherry Dayton & Michael Walters
Casting Director / C.S.A / CDC
Daytime Emmy Award Nominees, Sherry Dayton and Michael Walters created Dayton/Walters Casting after having enjoying a successful career together as part of the in-house casting team at the theatrical production company juggernaut that was ‘Livent’. Their strong background in theatrical casting led Dayton/Walters in 2005 to Nelvana, one of the world’s leading international producers and distributors of children’s animation. Since then they have been bringing fresh voice talent to an extensive and exciting slate of projects for clients that include Corus, SpinMaster, WildBrain, eOne Family, and Breakthrough Entertainment.
Selected animated television credits include: Paw Patrol, Peanuts, PJ Masks, Go Dog Go! Esme & Roy (2019 EMMY Award Nomination for Outstanding Casting), Remy & Boo, Powerbirds, PJ Masks, Hotel Transylvania, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Abby Hatcher, Donald Sutherland’s Pirate’s Passage, Subconscious Password for the NFB, Franklin & Babar.
Theatrical highlights include: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Matilda the Musical, Once, Hairspray, The Producers (all for Mirvish Productions), The Book of Mormon (Canadian Casting Consultant), Jersey Boys (Original Toronto production) and The Louder We Get (Theatre Calgary).
Sherry and Michael are both members of Casting Society of America (CSA) and Casting Directors of Canada (CDC) and are committed to upholding and honouring the highest standards of professionalism in the casting field.