Robin Carus (Casting Director) founded J&R; creative alongside veteran casting director Jennifer Ajemian. For eight years, Robin was Head of Casting for Theatreworks/USA where she cast over 200 national tours and countless off-Broadway shows. Since then, she has cast for major theatre festivals including work at the 2009 Marathon Festival at EST, Eugene O’Neill Theatre Conference, Lincoln Center’s American Living Room Festival, NAMT, NYMF, Fringe, Midtown International Theatre Festival and the Emmy Award Winning Family Life Theatre.
Off-Broadway credits include The Plant That Ate Dirty Socks; Seussical; Max & Ruby; Henry and Mudge; Cam Jansen; Walk Two Moons; Summer of the Swans; Junie B. Jones; Sarah, Plain and Tall; Romeo and Juliet. Other favorite theatre credits include: Speargrove Presents (Julia Miles Theatre); Dani Girl (Cherry Lane Theatre); Like You Like It (Gallery Players); Lincoln and Son ( Luna Stage); City of Dreams starring Alison Fraser; Queen Esther (Forum Theatre) Films include: A Breath Away, Breaking the Chain by Stuart Weinstock, Underwear directed by Tomer Gendler which was the Grand Jury winner for Best Short at the 2009 Savannah International Film Festival, Dances With Film Festival & Tiger directed by award-winning Wing Yee-Wu.
Commercials and Industrials include romancingdiamonds.com; Fuse Network; Boston Pizza; Realize. In addition to her casting experience, Robin was the Founding Producing Director for BIMA-NY, a groundbreaking Jewish theatre company that cultivated Jewish playwrights and exposed audiences to modern Jewish themes. She has taught master classes in audition technique, acting & musical theatre at Actor’s Connection, IMTA, Marymount Manhattan College, the Network, NYU/Cap 21, Eastern Connecticut University, University of Arizona at Tucson, University of Wisconsin at Steven’s Point, & her own popular series of classes in New York City.
New York, NY
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