Audition Mentoring – In Your Own Home!

The Audition Technique Self Taping School
Personal Mentoring Feedback from an Awarded Casting Director!

Our course intake will be open soon.

$529 Full Payment; or
$94/wk Part-payment Plan

Incl GST

Self Taping School

6 Week Course

6 weeks of content, including self taping exercises, drip fed video lessons and two live webinars with Greg Apps. Each webinar finishes with a live Q&A.

Self Taping School

Self Tape Weekly

Build your self tape library by self taping every week. Each week you will deliver a self tape in a different genre. See below for detailed information on our weekly self tape genres.

Self Taping School

Personal Mentoring

Greg Apps provides individual private feedback for your self tests. He will build your confidence for the camera, empowering you to deliver memorable self tapes.

Self Taping School

Video Lessons

Our techniques will change the way you look at auditions. Video lessons delivering unique insights and performance tasks.


For actors living in remote areas who don’t have access to training and auditions, it is a great opportunity for them to learn auditioning and marketing techniques

-Samantha Skelton

I find Greg’s lessons and critiques in the workshops to be clear and applicable. It’s great to have someone open up the mysterious and misunderstood world of casting with such generosity

-Cam Faull

Other Features Include…

Self Taping School

Member Dashboard

Access to all course content via your own member dashboard page.

Self Taping School

Facebook Group

Access to a private Facebook group to stay up-to-date with the course, connected to your fellow classmates and The Audition Technique team.

Self Taping School

Vimeo Group

Access to a private Vimeo group where all participants post their self tapes.

Self Taping School

Graduate Perks

Access to special graduate memberships and groups.

Devised and delivered by Australia’s most experienced Casting Director, Greg Apps.
You will be shown how to deliver auditions from the Casting Directors perspective.

Our course intake will be available soon.

$529 Full Payment; or
$94/wk Part-payment Plan

Incl GST

Weekly Genres:

Each week you will deliver a self tape in a different genre with Greg providing his personal feedback straight to your inbox:

Lesson Modules:

  • How has the digital world changed a Casting Directors day and how can actors insert themselves into his or her world? Learn how a self tape communicates and gives the actor creative control.

  • Stop thinking like an actor and get into the head of a Casting Director and make a lasting impression. What is the Casting Director judging you on? What makes you stand out? We’ll teach you how to cut through the noise and stand out in decision maker’s minds.

  • What do you do if the Casting Director knows you but doesn’t get you in for a role you are perfect for? Learn how to encourage these decision makers to give you another opportunity. We’ll show you how to use self tapes to build your character repertoire.


  • Are movie stars the best actors? If it is not their ability that gets them noticed and keeps them in work then what does? Do they have a magic formula? Discover the best character qualities which help actors make a connection.

  • Ask Greg Apps, an experienced actor and casting director your burning audition and industry-related questions.

  • This lesson will show you how to simplify your entire audition without relying on the script. What is your version of the audition character? Greg Apps provides critical insight into capturing this character.

  • We help you capture those ‘wow’ moments in a bottle and deliver it in an audition. Learn about magic moments and how to avoid conformity in your auditions.

  • We help mould your motivations within the audition scene as well as exploring natural distractions that help you stand out from the crowd. Learn why the punctuation is less important than other elements within the script.

  • Greg Apps knows what casting directors are looking for and can teach you how to best present yourself. This lesson we teach you how to build your career playing one character and how to deliver your niche. Learn how to recognise your character traits and to embrace them.

  • What is the difference between a studio self test and an unscripted selfie? Here we learn about what your character needs to portray and how you get that in front of the Casting Director. We also discuss your agent and what they are selling. How has the digital age affected their day?

  • It’s time to build your brand. Why does this casting director need to choose you and how do you deliver what they are looking for? We help discover and guide your presentation for the better.

  • How does status relate to you as an actor? Learn how to substitute your real life relationships and how you relate that to your character. We show you how to deliver a compelling relationship between you and your reader.

  • You have now developed your communications tools for specific times and genres. How do you leverage your new found ability through your agent? If you don’t have an agent, no problem. We can help you with that too. You’re ready to sell yourself.

  • Greg advises you to take what you’ve learned so far and helps you make the best audition choices possible.

  • Casting directors are trained to notice the subtleties. We help you fine tune what you’ve learnt to create a persona decision makers want to see again and again.

  • This lesson ties all your skills you have learned over the 6 weeks. You now have the skills to explore and build your career in order to move forward. We summarise all our self-taping audition tips, to ensure you’re ready to deliver your best, when the time comes.

Our Testimonials:

"I recently had a one on one with Greg and I was surprised at how perceptive he was. He doesn't miss much. He was generous with his time and knowledge and upfront with honest advice about my headshots, resume and showreel. I also thought his advice about my potential niche in this industry was spot on and aligned with my own thinking. I reckoned I would have had to travel to Mt Olympus for an audience with the gods to get this sort of feedback. Got it instead, direct with Greg, via online video. Terrific value."
- Don Smith
"Few days ago I did a 1:1 session with Greg to find out how to develop further as an actor. Not only as an artist, but also from the marketing point of view. I am exited about the easy-to-do tipps and advices Greg gave me and which I started to follow already. So I do recommend this 1:1 sessions deep from my heart to every actor. A real highly efficient "AHA experience""
- Herbert Forthuber
"I would definitely recommend Greg App's 6-Week Self Taping Workshop to any actor who feels a little stuck or limited by auditions/self tapes. Greg really helped me take ownership of my tapes, freeing me up and making me feel more confident about bringing my whole self to my work. He gives personalised, specific and accurate feedback to you each week, along with video lessons and webinars, all of which I found super helpful! 5/5 😀👍"
- Genevieve Kent
"Greg Apps offers generous insights into alternative ways to approach an audition, this is a rare opportunity for performers to hear what captures the attention of a Director, Casting Director, Producer and reconsider their own technique. Insightful, helpful and well worth watching on a weekly basis."
- David Jobling
"The personal, constructive feedback Greg gives is straight to the point and full of simple ways to not only improve your work, but how to use the work created in the course to progress your career."
- Ally Ritchie
"Greg breaks down barriers between actors and casting directors, generating more confidence in the audition room with greater results"
- Tristan McKinnon

Our course intake will be available soon.

$529 Full Payment; or
$94/wk Part-payment Plan

Incl GST