Spotlight Open House London: April 2017 Livestreams

Spotlight Open House is back! Kicking off on Monday 3rd April is a jam-packed week of workshops, Q&As and one-to-ones led by top industry professionals working across all areas of film, television and theatre. 

Most of the events will be taking place at our Spotlight Studios and at 12 Bow Street, Dublin. We'll also be livestreaming some of the sessions, meaning that you can get involved with Open House wherever you're based.

Take a look at what's on offer in person here: Spotlight Open House April 2017 

Follow us on Twitter and keep an eye on our hashtag #SpotlightOpenHouse to stay updated with everything that's going on.



Monday 3 April 18:30 - 20:00

LIVESTREAM: Casting Panel with Tusse Lande, Nathalie Cheron and Maureen Hughes
The panel of leading international casting directors - Tusse Lande, Nathalie Cheron and Maureen Hughes - will share their tips and advice with you. With projects as diverse as The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, Skyfall, Taken and Once, these casting directors have a wealth of experience to share and will be available to answer your questions.


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Tuesday 4 April 18:30 - 20:00

LIVESTREAM: Panel on Women & Diversity in Casting
Livestreamed from Spotlight HQ in Leicester Square, the panel are actress and The Monobox co-founder Joan Iyiola, actress Rebecca Root and actress Kellie Shirley, with two more panellists TBC. With a focus on women and diversity in casting, they'll be talking about their experiences of the industry, and what can be done to create more opportunities for women and minorities.


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Wednesday 5 April 18:30 - 19:30

LIVESTREAM: Q&A with director Paul Andrew Williams
Fresh from directing the latest series of hit ITV drama Broadchurch, and with many other notable credits to his name (The Eichmann Show, Murdered by My Boyfriend, Song for Marion) director Paul Andrew Williams join us for an interactive livestreamed Q&A from Spotlight HQ. Paul's career has spanned both the big and small screen and he'll be offering a unique insight into the industry from his own experiences and perspective.

Thursday 6 April 18:00 - 19:00

LIVESTREAM: Q&A with actor Tim Downie
British actor Tim Downie (Toast of London, Paddington, The King's Speech) is joining us for an exclusive online interview where he will be talking about his experiences in the world of stage and screen, and offering advice on creating your own work.