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FAQS

HOW OFTEN DOES THE CASUAL ACTING AND SCREENWRITING MEETUP MEET?

We meet every two weeks on a Tuesday.

HOW DO I JOIN A MEETING FOR THE FIRST TIME?

Register to the meet via the registration page or join via the meetup.com page

DO I HAVE TO BE A MEMBER TO PARTICIPATE?

Yes, and membership is free (for now).

DO I NEED TO BRING A SCRIPT OR NEED TO BE A PROFESSIONAL WRITER OR AN ACTOR TO ATTEND?

Nothing needed other than an interest in screenwriting and/or
acting.

DO YOU DO STAGE PLAYS OR JUST SCREENPLAYS (TV, FILM, EPISODICS, WEBSERIES, ETC.)?

We will read whatever you bring.

WHAT LENGTH SCRIPTS DO YOU GO OVER OR  HOW MANY PAGES SHOULD I SUBMIT?

For each session, limit your pages to no more than 10 -12 formatted pages

HOW DO I SUBMIT A SCRIPT? HOW ARE SCRIPTS CHOSEN?

Let the group organizer know you have a script ahead of time if you can. Scripts are usually first-come.

HOW DO THE READERS GET CAST?

From amongst the actors and writers present, you may cast the roles. The organizer and others may help you.

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TIPS FOR GETTING THE MOST OF THE MEETUP

If time allows, tell us what you are doing or want to do vis a vis acting and/or writing.
Come more than once.
Listen, learn, contribute.
Reach the organizer ahead of time with questions.
Be open to constructive criticism.
Try to have scripts free of typos and well-formatted. Have a list of roles ready to be cast (don't forget the narration/screen direction role).
Be ready to share your challenges and successes.
Keep coming back; bring your
revised work.
Mute yourself if not talking.

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