Claudia Bloom's Casting Resume

Founder/Owner, Rock Locations: Representing businesses and homes in The Rockaways, New York, January 2016 to present for film, TV, commercials, print and music videos.

Casting Consultant for Redbook magazine, (real women for beauty stories), January 2016 to present.

Location Booker for The Winslow Bar, New York City, July 2014 to July 2015. Booked shoots for commercials, print, music videos, film and TV for this downtown UK-inspired gin joint bar.

Location Booker forĀ Rodeo Bar, New York City, March to July 2014. Booked shoots for commercials, print, music videos, film and TV for this downtown honky tonk Tex-Mex bar and grill.

Casting Consultant for
Tetra Images (a stock photo company), January 2010 to October 2016.

Casting Consultant for Real Simple magazine (real women for various articles), 2005 to 2014.

Casting Director,
Sesame Street Home Video - young children for a musical segment, October 2006. Dir: Mustapha Khan. Prods: Children's Television Workshop/Mustapha Khan Productions.

Casting Director for
Brando - original play at Irish Rep. Theatre, April 2004. Dir: Hilary Adams; Producer: Daniel Roberts/Audax Theatre Group.

Casting Director for real children for French commercial, client:
EDF, April 2004. Dir: Michel Gondry, Producer: Bettina Schneider.

Casting Director of new play staged reading,
Seasons in Black & White, by Michael Diamond. January 2004.

Casting Director for
The Last Day - original play at 29th St. Theatre, November 2002. Dir: Samuel Roberts; Producer: Daniel Roberts/Audax Theatre Group.

Casting Director for
The Beginning of the And - 3 one-act plays, Chelsea Playhouse, October 2001. Director: Samuel Roberts; Produers: Daniel Roberts and Daniel Tisman/Audax Theatre Group.

Casting Director/Baby Wrangler,
Martha Stewart Living/Kmart, babies, children and adults for four print campaigns. December 1999 - October 2000.

Casting Assistant (NY) to Yeskel/Hicks Casting on feature film,
Bait, July - August 1999. Dir., Antoine Fuqua; Prods., Castle Rock Entertainment/Warner Bros.

Casting Director for, Internet stand-up comics search. Ad Agency, Weiss, Stagliano. July 1999.

Casting Assistant (NY) to Yeskel/Hicks Casting on feature film,
Bread & Roses, Dir., Ken Loach, Prods., Parrallax Pictures (London), April 1999.

Casting Director of new play staged readings,
Singing with my Demons, by Joy Zurzolo, spring/summer 1998.

Casting Director on film short,
History of the World in 8 Minutes, August 1997. Dir./Writer, Loren-Paul Caplin (accepted to MoMA New Directors/New Films Film Festival, spring 1998.)

Casting Director on independent feature film,
Pain & Suffering, May - June 1997. Dir./Prod. Richard Brody.

Casting Associate to Nancy Klopper on feature film,
Mercury Rising, April - May 1997. Dir., Harold Becker; Prods., Imagine Entertainment/Universal Studios. Conducted New York City search for non-professional boy to play lead, Simon, an autistic child.

Casting Director/Baby Wrangler -
Johnson & Johnson campaigns and Neiman-Marcus catalog. January - February 1996. Ad Agency, Ammirati & Puris/Lintas; photographer, Maria Robledo.

Casting Assistant to Marnie Waxman on feature film,
Last Man Standing, July - August 1995. Dir., Walter Hill; Prod. New Line Cinema.

Casting Assistant to Ilene Starger on feature film,
Marvin's Room, June 1995. Dir., Jerry Zaks; Prods. Scott Rudin/Miramax Films. Conducted New York City & Westchester search for young boy to play lead role.

Casting Assistant to Bernard Telsey on national Elizabeth Arden commercial campaign,
True Love, February - March 1995. Conducted search for "real couples".

Casting Assistant to Alysa Wishingrad on feature film,
The Babysitter's Club, November 1994. Dir., Melanie Myron; Prods., Beacon Pictures/Scholastic Films. Conducted New York City school search for non-professional girls.

Casting Assistant to Ronnie Yeskel (NY) on feature film,
Angus, July 1994. Dir., Patrick Reed Johnson; Prods. Dawn Steel/Turner Pictures.

Talent Coordinator/Production Assistant,
Cole Haan shoe print campaigns. Ad Agency, Weiss, Whitten, Stagliano, April - May 1995 & September - October 1994. Cast real people and their personal collections; coordinated and arranged photo shoots; photographer, Geof Kern.

Casting Assistant (LA) to Ronnie Yeskel on feature film,
Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead, March - April 1994. Dir.; Gary Fleder; Cary Woods/Miramax Films.

Teacher - Film audition technique seminars at The
Actors Connection Audition Center, New York City.