Patrick Rea is a prolific, award-winning independent filmmaker recognized for his innovative storytelling and creative directing style in horror, suspense and family features. Rea's latest horror film "Arbor Demon," starring Fiona Dourif and Jake Busey, had its World Premiere at FrightFest in the UK and is currently available on hulu. Rea's family film "Belong To Us" won the Best Heartland Feature at the 2018 KC Film Fest, and the heart-warming film just landed distribution. In 2017, Rea co-wrote 7 episodes for Seasons 3 and 4 of CBS's Daytime Emmy Winning show "The Inspectors". He also directed two episodes for Season 3 which both aired in the spring of 2018. His feature “Nailbiter” won Best Director and/or Best Feature Film awards in several film festivals in 2012, including Shriekfest, Chicago Fear Fest, and AMC Theatres KC FilmFest. “Nailbiter” was released through Lionsgate Home Entertainment on DVD/VOD, Redbox and Digital Downloads. It has since aired on FearNet, the Chiller Network and The Horror Channel in the UK. Rea’s stylized short films have screened in over a hundred film festivals around the world. In the summer of 2008, Rea's short film “Woman’s Intuition” won a Heartland Emmy Award. In 2009, Rea was co-director on the “Jake Johanssen, I Love You” comedy special, which aired on SHOWTIME throughout 2010. Rea won his second Heartland Emmy Award with the short "Get Off My Porch". He has also been nominated for two Mid-America Emmy Awards.
60 MIN: $100 30 MIN: $60
Filmmakers Michelle Davidson and Patrick Rea will help actors of all ages interested in exploring the industry and hoping to improve their craft. Private coaching will help prepare you for a meeting with an agent or an upcoming audition. They can also workshop material with actors. Please email to check availability.
60 MIN: $75 30 MIN: $40
When you have a Casting Director or Agent request an audition but you’re unable to attend in person, a self-tape audition may be requested. Work together with Michelle or Patrick to create the perfect self-tape.
They will help you explore unique choices to make your audition unforgettable. After your session, you will receive a final professional cut of your audition to send to your agent or potential agent. Please email to check availability.
CREATE A REEL
2-3 MIN REEL: $200-$300
Director and Editor Patrick Rea will edit an actor’s demo reel, with your content. This is an opportunity to showcase your best work. You will have a slate screen at the beginning with your Name, E-mail and Website. Patrick will help make choices to lead with your best performance.
It’s recommended that you include 3 to 4 different scenes. You will receive a file that can be posted online to your personal website, agent’s site or social media. You will be charged as you update your reel with additional footage. This is your chance to create a representation of your talent and get hired! You can also add a 10-20 second montage in the beginning for an additional charge.
INTERESTED IN EXPLORING ACTING OPPORTUNITIES IN THE MIDWEST?
WANT TO BUILD CONFIDENCE ON CAMERA? NEED TO SELF TAPE AN AUDITION?
LET US HELP YOU WITH A COACHING SESSION!
Thank you for contacting us! If needed, you will hear back within 48-72 hours.