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August 23-24, 2024 | Scottsdale Arizona

Southwest Actors Conference & Expo

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About

August 23-24, 2024
Scottsdale, Arizona

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The actor's conference to learn from industry professionals, join a community, and take action to get results in a competitive industry. 

 

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The Southwest Actors Conference is the solution you need to learn the key aspects of Acting, Auditioning, & Networking!

This conference is jam-packed with educational seminars from top acting coaches, and lively panels with industry guests which is everything you need to stand out and get the results you want!

This conference is for you if you’re...

  1. A new actor struggling to find their way through the complexities of the entertainment industry 

  2. An overwhelmed actor who is not sure what or where to get quality acting classes 

  3. A busy seasoned actor who needs streamlined coaching to book more auditions 

If you’re nodding your head, you’re in the right place!

After attending SWActorsConX you will

  1. Learn from top industry acting coaches on how to improve your acting craft and auditions

  2. Develop a personalized roadmap utilizing the priceless insights shared by our expert acting coaches, empowering you to navigate your acting journey with clarity and purpose

  3. Forge lasting relationships within the industry, building a network of support and opportunities to propel your acting career forward.

  4. Reignite the mindset necessary to pursue a fulfilling career in acting with renewed vigor and optimism.

Experience it in beautiful Scottsdale, Arizona from August 23-24, 2024

What past attendees are saying:

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Get results in your acting career by attending Southwest Actors Conference this August 23-24, 2024

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Speakers

OUR SPEAKERS 2024

Keynote Speakers: 

Acting Coaches:

Bella Hibbs Casting Director and Director of Southwest Actors Conference

Bella Hibbs

 Casting Director

Opening Keynote

Talent Agents & Managers: 

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Sam Valentine

Co-Owner at The Membership

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April Hartman

 Act Up Studios

Working Actor

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Gabrielle Byndloss

Co-Owner at The Membership

Working Actor

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 Arianne Martin

 Act Up Studios

Working Actor

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Kelcy Valletta

Podcast Host Unreazon

Working Actor

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Greg Finley

Celebrity Closing Keynote

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Becky Poliakoff

LA Talent Manager

Hg5 Entertainment

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Chris Saavedra

Talent Agent

Saint Agency

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Aaron Sacks

LA Talent Manager

MGMT Artists 

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Carissa Mitchell

Talent Agent

Mitchell Talent Agency

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Angie Seger

Talent Agent

Signature Models & Talent

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Casting Directors: 

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Bella Hibbs

Casting Director

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Jamie Castro

Casting Director

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Moderators:

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Phuong Kubacki

Working Actor

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Dana Anderson

Working Actor

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Amanda Melby

Working Actor

Agenda

AGENDA AT-A-GLANCE

DAY 1

5:30pm - 7:30pm

Industry Mixer

Dress: Cocktail Attire

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DAY 2

Registration & Networking

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Dress: Trendy Professional

Opening Keynote & Seminars

9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Lunch Break

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Seminars & Panels

1:30 PM - 7 PM

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Our 2024 agenda will be posted 2 weeks before the conference date.

Meet Your Conference Director

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Hi I'm Bella Hibbs Conference director of the Southwest Actors Conference in Arizona. I have 12 years of casting experience for Film, TV, and commercials, and I carved out my unique path as the owner of Good Faith Casting. My passion for connecting, sharing, and empowering actors led me to create the Southwest Actors Conference. This innovative actors conference allows actors to shine brightly in the competitive entertainment industry. At SWActorsConX, we're not just about learning; we're about empowering actors with the knowledge and skills to stand out.

- Bella Hibbs

Venue & Resort Info

DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Paradise Valley - Scottsdale

5401 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85250
Attendees receive a special room rate of $139.00
Room block ends 7/31/2024
Venue & Resort

Exhibitor Partners 2024

Sponsors
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Femforce

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August 23-24, 2024

Scottsdale, Arizona

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