Quick Facts

Here's what you need to know for this year, 2018:
  1. This is a Clay Banks Studio International In-house Acting Competition & Micro Film Festival
  2. In order to be a contestant in the contest you must have student status at CBSI. You can get student status by either enrolling in the studio during the month of October or November... or if you aren't local to Burbank, CA you may order a 3-Private Skype One-on-one coaching package with Coach Banks or Coach Stuart  
  3. Judging is based on acting performance. 
  4. Performance can be a solo monologue or set in a multi-person scene
  5. Performance must be submitted via video
  6. Performance must be between 60 and 90 seconds (total run time)
  7. All submissions will showcased this year at our Christmas Party Showcase (In years past it was just Top 25)
  8. Submissions are due by December 3rd, 12:00PM but you must be registered by Thanksgiving Day, November 22nd
  9. Winners will be announced and prizes will be awarded at CBSI's Holiday Christmas Party Celebration on Saturday, December 15th
  10. Winners will be determined by our CBSI Coaching Staff and our live audience.
  11. The Top 10 video performances will be sent out to our full roster of industry professionals (*agents, casting directors, managers, producers & filmmakers)

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