NYC Biz Discounts

Here are current NYC discount offerings from quality services  I respect and trust: But note,there are alot of bogus sites out there of late trying to lure cash cash from actors with outlandish casting opportunities, so please be aware and check them out with us, friends and on Better Business Bureau.

Caryn’s Discount Coaching Card
( 5 hr.s or 10 hr.s packages  SAVE $100- 500 on coaching hours) Click on Red link above for more info. In the studio or by Skype

Wendy Braun’s (CSFA Students receive 15% off any album or audio- Enter coupon code: caryn15 at checkout) Guided Meditation + Visualizations for Actors  Actors who use Wendy’s audios to align their mind (at auditions, on the job + all the days in between) have been winning awards (Go Caryn!), performing on Broadway, booking more jobs + getting more offers.  Wendy Braun is an accomplished actress, CSFA Alumni  + founder of, and her easy to use audios will help you turn self-doubt + anxiety into confidence + ease.  Create an on-the-go-library of  “positive audio food for the actor’s soul.”  Shop here: – Web Design for Actors
Amy Russ, fellow actor and founder of Actor-Webs, has been bringing actor websites to life for over a decade. Do you want a simple, affordable, effective website or are you craving a custom website and a collaborative experience? Either way, Amy and Actor-Webs can help you achieve your website dreams! $50 off your one-time website design fee, when you mention you’re one of Caryn’s students
Also, she actually created a video training series specifically designed to help actors get prepared for a kick ass website! :
Are you ready to create your actor website, but don’t know how or where to start? Don’t be overwhelmed! Amy founder of Actor-Webs, has created this exclusive video training – 5 First Steps Before You Create a Website. You’ll build a roadmap that will help guide you to create a site that captures your cast-ablility, personality, and professionalism. This video training is jam-packed with information and Amy is offering this training to Caryn West students for free! Just click this link to get started right away.
VIRAL VIDEO  (now offering 20% discount to CSFA students)  CSFA  5*****
THE BEST DEMO EDITOR I HAVE EVER USED! Owner Michael Chanslor just did a very fast , clean lovely edit of my 2013 work. Naturally, I want you to know about him!: 
Viral Video is an ATAS recommended EMMY FYC vendor. We provide professional video and audio services for the industry. Over 1000 clients served since 2005. Viral Video’s services include: Video Editing  , Demo Reel Creation , Online Emmy FYC Submissions, Event Production, Live Audio Reinforcement, Online Publishing, DVD Authoring, DVD Duplication, Broadcast Air Checks, Graphic Design, Theme Music Creation, Audio Post Production office 818.366.7335  cell 818.400.8887  website:    e:

MARC BENNINGTON   photographer: 818.635.5840 $50 off at any  time, if you mention you are one of Caryn West’s students. Caryn adores his work, as he shoots and he gets great lively expression and a joy to work with!! West Hollywood AND NYC!! CESD practically used him as there one and only photog of choice as he gets so up beat yet authentic shoots. I love his colors and focus on expression and eyes. He is fun and relaxing to be around too.

mailing and social media services: alot of you like these nifty Constant Contact newsletters for my industry news. If join yourself and start using them yourself through this link, you save $30 on their services! Can’t say enough about how great they are, how easy it is to set up and who many free yet truly informative, social media seminars of theirs I have attended. And Email Reminders of your activities are the way to go.


Subscription – 2 issues @ $17.50/ea. $35.00 New year-round seasons & updates to Summer seasons(ships in mid-May) Treading the Boards – Summer & updates to previous announced seasons(ships in mid-November)  Single issues Treading the Boards – mid-May Treading the Boards – mid-Nov $20.00 Make check or money order payable to: Alison Normand P.O. Box 7252, Freehold, NJ 07728.

AN ESSENTIAL GUIDE to tracking roles in theater and doing mailings:  The most complete and up to date list of all CDs , their associates AND assts so you hit the whole office with a postcard mailing.  Do that mailing now!                                                                                                                                           CastingAbout is the online guide for who’s casting what in Los Angeles and New York. From our LA office, we track every major film and television project castng in Hollywood, while our Manhattan office covers television, film and theatre projects in NY.  ONE FREE WEEK to CSFA folk :  at  AFTER THE FREE WEEK: usually 9.95/mo. 39.99 /yr.


AT&T Wireless Discounts 15% off all mobile plans for SAG, AEA or AFTRA union Members

SPRINT Discounts 10-15% off all mobile plans for SAG, AEA or AFTRA union Members

SkyTown Entertainment is a full service video  company based in New York City. Special services for actors and performers include AUDITION TAPING, DEMO REEL AND PROMO REEL EDITING. Check out and call 646.649.4426 for more information. $10 off first visit for all Caryn West referrals.

LUCID BODY WORKSHOP with Fay Simpson  (10% off any class with mention of this ad) Faye does remarkable release work with actors, I am a big fan. And she was mentioned by Lupita Nyongo (12 Years a Slave) in her Oscar speech. In this cutting edge workshop, you will learn how to release old behavioral habits in order to increase your acting range! Combining a deep and rigorous yoga based warm-up with vocal release and chakra exploration, students will discover areas of resistance that, once expressed and released, offer a wealth of acting material.  “The Lucid Body for Teaching Artists and Directors” Intensives :Improve your eye! Learn to see through the top layer and guide your students and actors with an intuitive and energetic knowledge.   email: web: $275 ($25 off to anyone on Caryn’s list)

WEBDESIGN, BRANDING, AND MARKETING MATERIALS You can have your website created by the guy who created my website.  Check out  Tell him I sent you and he will give you a discount.  He works in Los Angeles, but has worked for many New York actors… and a pleasure to work with.

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