WHAT HAPPENS IF IM/MY CHILD IS ACCEPTED TO BE REPRESENTED BY BROGAN'S TALENT? If your Audition is successful we will aim get back to you within 5 working days. We will firstly discuss what path we would like to take e.g Dance only roles / singing dancing acting / modelling and commercial etc.. You will need to complete the documentation sent to you (your contract) and send back to us electronically. Brogan's Talent will then register your child's information onto our database and set up their spotlight account (see Spotlight details below) Then we'll contact you by phone or email if you get selected to audition, and its then down to the performer to secure the job!
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO JOIN?
Nothing, its free to be on the Books of Brogan's Talent, However photo shoots and workshops with casting directors come at an extra cost, both of which are not compulsory but highly recommended.
All of our artists age 4 - 24 need to have a young performers account on spotlight. , Spotlight Showcases your Portfolio, registered Agents can then submit their clients for jobs direct to Casting Directors/Production Companies for shortlisting. The annual cost for this is £103 per year (inc VAT)
Adults performers are required to be on spotlight too, and their membership costs £149 a year. you will be eligible to join Spotlight if you have at least four professional, completed credits (not in pre or post production). These must be in featured, named speaking roles, in full-length film, television, theatre productions or character-driven voice work, or you have graduated with a minimum of a year's professional training from a full-time accredited drama school or university course. Qualifying credits do not include commercials, short films, music videos, corporate films, student productions and any work as an extra or supporting artist. If you do not yet fit this criteria were happy to have you on our books and help you become eligible for a spotlight account.
Spotlight is Known across Europe as the most prestigious casting platform in the industry, you’ll get access to exciting acting opportunities and benefit from discounts and continued development as a performer. You can find more details on their website https://www.spotlight.com/ (We are in talks with spotlight currently setting up our agency membership) Over 80% of jobs come through to agents via Spotlight.
Keep your head shot up to date. We offer professional photos taken with our Agency photographer. We will send them through to you direct after the shoot within a week approximately. These are yours to use as you wish and should be uploaded to your Spotlight profile,and added you your CV.
Package 1 3 photos for £50 - retouched/ edited
Package 2 20 photos is £180 - 3 outfit changes - all retouched / edited
Professional photos can be gained from any studio. We do not insist on purchasing our photos however I'm sure once you liaise with photographers you'll agree we have very competitive pricing!
WHAT WORK DOES BROGAN'S TALENT COVER? We cover all aspects of work including Musical Theatre Shows, Stage Plays, Photographic, Print, TV, Film, Commercials & Music Videos. This is not an exclusive list as there are always exceptions!
CAN I REGISTER WITH ANOTHER AGENCY? No, we operate as a sole agency, so as stated in the contract you can't have a representation from another agency at the same time.
WHAT COMMISSION DOES BROGAN'S TALENT TAKE? Modelling 25% Film and Television 20% Theatre 15%
IS MY CHILD GUARANTEED TO GET JOBS? A lot of things come into play securing jobs, firstly we will send off your/ your child's details and only if the casting agent thinks the role is a good fit you will be invited to audition, please remember we are the agent not the casting directors so we cant make any guarantees and it comes down to how well you/your child does in the audition as to weather you/they secure the role. The Performance industry isn't an easy egg to crack, but remember.. all auditions are a great experience for performers and you mustn't be disheartened if you don't get the role you're after, sometimes it takes a long while, determination and perseverance other times a you/your child may get booked at their first audition, its impossible to tell how everything will play out but as your agent we will always put our best foot forward and push your you/ your child towards the roles that are best suited to them!
WHAT DO I NEED TO DO REGULARLY? We need to be kept up to date so please keep us posted if there's an changes in your - skills, training, media, measurements and photos etc. This is extremely important as this will affect our submissions and the information that Casting Directors/Bookers will see first! In the performance industry auditions can come up fast, therefore we need to know your Availability - It's super important you keep us up to date with any holidays / birthdays etc.. So we don't double book you for an audition.
WHAT ARE CHILD PERFORMANCE LICENCES? BELOW INFO FOR CLIENTS ONLY: children 16 years and under need to have a licence in place for every job, The client is responsible for the licences, however we do provide a service of processing applications for a small fee. If you do require our service it is advised that you call us at the earliest opportunity, Please remember that we need a minimum of 21 days to allow all the paper work to be processed.
Further questions not covered please feel free to get in touch