Bob Kale, CSA

The Complete Audition Technique Class (Film/TV & Stage) w/Valerie Adami

Auditioning For Musical Theater

Bob has been an Assistant, an Associate, and a Casting Director at Hughes Moss Casting/Barry Moss Casting for the last 19 years. He initially worked with both Barry Moss and Julie Hughes and, beginning in 2000, almost solely with Barry. Some time later he became a partner of MKA Casting with Barry, himself, and John Anastasi. A partial list of the projects he has worked on during that time would include (*designates National Tour as well): Broadway – A Tale Of Two Cities, Little Women-The Musical*, Souvenir, King Hedley II (August Wilson), An Inspector Calls*, The Who’s Tommy*, How to Succeed . . . (1995)*, Titanic-The Musical*, The Life, Jekyll & Hyde*, The Scarlet Pimpernel, A Christmas Carol, and The Wizard of Oz* at Madison Square Garden. Off-Broadway – Bedbugs!! The Musical (APA and ArcLight), I Forgive You, Ronald Reagan, Frank McGuinness’ Gates Of Gold, Rounding Third, Dracula, Dietrich & Chevalier, Over the River and Through the Woods, Noel Coward in Two Keys, Avow, Tails, The Deep Throat Sex Scandal, Tap Dogs, Worm Day, and the Melting Pot Theatre production of Tintypes. Theatre Workshops and/or Readings – Night of the Hunter, Freudian Slips, Dearest Cousin, Blackwater Angel (by Jim Nolan, playwright in residence at Dublin’s Abbey Theatre), How To Build A Better Tulip, The Throwbacks (NAMT), The Gay-No-More Telethon Musical (Fringe Festival), Sorority Queen In A Mobile Home (Fringe Festival), Time After Time (Somerled Foundation), The Moon In The Sea (Somerled Foundation), The Member Of The Wedding (Peccadillo Theater Company), Merman’s Apprentice (Birdland). Television – As The World Turns (1996), FX, Ed (Pilot), Cosby Mysteries, Lifetime’s Sex and Mrs. X, HBO’s Scarred City, Due South, K.O. Nation Dancers (HBO Sports), Victoria’s Secret Anniversary Special (Dancers), Old Navy “Drawstring” commercial (Dancers), PBS Sesame Street, and the miniseries Sally Hemmings (NY Casting). Film – Jack & Jill (additional NY Casting), You Don’t Mess With The Zohan (additional NY casting), I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry (additional NY casting), Beavis and Butthead Do America (NY Voice Casting), The Quest for Camelot (NY Voice Casting), Looney Tunes: Back in Action (NY Voice Casting), Big Daddy (NY Casting), Little Nicky (NY Casting). National Tours – The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas starring Ann-Margret, Barry Manilow’s Copacabana, Nunsense (25th Anniversary Tour), Bring in da Noise, Bring in da Funk starring Savion Glover. Concert Tours: Three Mo’ Tenors and Three Mo’ Divas. Bob cast the Review of songs written by women called Her Song at Birdland and For Lovers Only at New World Stages. Bob has also cast for Atlanta Theater of The Stars, Goodspeed Musicals, Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera, North Shore Music Theatre, Dallas Summer Musicals, and Ford’s Theatre. Bob also currently teaches Advanced Audition Technique for the Musical Theatre Conservatory at the New York Film Academy. He has done Musical and Legit Theatre, as well as On-Camera workshops for The New School (Drama), Career Breakthroughs, NYU-Tisch, Theater Resources Unlimited, and the SAG-AFTRA Conservatory among many others.


"When I moved to the city, Bob Kale and Barry Moss were among the first people to treat me like a human being and an artist instead of just another faceless kid off the bus. I got my first two big jobs through them and I will be forever grateful."
Christian Boyle
"Bob Kale knows the audition process. He can be equally effective for the actor just starting out and even for the seasoned professional.”
Judy Kay
"Auditioning for Bob Kale has always been a treat! Having been in the business for quite some time, Bob knows the ins’ and outs’ of every possible audition scenario. Working with him to hone your audition skills will definitely prepare you for success."