Monthly Archives: June 2014

13 Travel Tips for Actors

Today’s expert column for Backstage is close to Lana’s heart. Check out her travel secrets from a lifetime of vagabonding the planet! A former expatriate who has traveled extensively over the past 30 years, Casting Director Lana Veenker shares her … Continue reading

EVENT: Cast Iron Studios to host “Casting By” doc for

Love Women? Love Film? Love Equality? Cast Iron Studios is proud to host the enthralling Tom Donahue documentary “Casting By” featuring Ed Asner, Jeff Bridges, Glenn Close, Robert De Niro, Richard Dreyfuss, Robert Duvall, Clint Eastwood, Danny Glover, Diane Lane, … Continue reading

8 Tips for Starting a Life and Career in Portland

Are you an actor considering a move to Portland? Check out Lana’s latest Backstage article, which also appeared in the June 5th print edition! So, after hearing all of the buzz about Portland, you’ve decided to relocate to the Rose … Continue reading