Connecting Talent Company
With over 30 years experience acting, teaching, coaching and directing Jody created Connecting Talent Company as a way to combine her love of kids and the Arts.
Her unique nurturing style and multi-faceted perspective prepares her clients for all aspects of the business. Jody's years of experience have given her the ability to help her client's make connections with top teachers and representatives at agencies such as Abrams Artists, Don Buchwald, CESD, Carson Adler, Innovative Artists and Take 3 Talent.
Connecting Talent Company has placed young talent on Broadway in Charlie and The Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, Fun Home, The Winslow Boy, Evita, Annie, Elf, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson and in numerous Regional theater and National Tours including Kinky Boots, The Sound of Music, Fly, Billy Elliot, Les Miz, The Jungle Book and A Christmas Story.
Connecting Talent Company has actors working in the voice-over market; and in commercials on projects such as the Emmy Award winning "APPLE 2016 Holiday commercial", and the "COKE It's Beautiful" campaign. Jody's clients have also been cast in both feature and independent films, and can be seen in The Post, Gook, Super Dark Times, Power, Bull, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Orange is the New Black, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Sesame Street and Chicago Med.
A proud member of Actors' Equity Association (AEA) and the Screen Actors' Guild (SAG), Jody looks to discover young talent and to assist her clients as they define their own individual and fulfilling artist path.
As a compliment to her work at Connecting Talent Company Jody coaches young actors on an individual basis. Contact Jody if you are interested in working with her on your next audition.
Jody also teaches the popular "Actors Tool Box" class several times a year. This one day workshop covers everything a young actor should know about audition technique. Follow Connecting Talent Company on Facebook to learn when the next class is happening!