Student Opportunities

Headshot and Resumé Day

Saturday, September 24, 2022 at 10:00 am

The Hennepin

Lucas Wells and Tyler Casey. Headshot and resume day at The Hennepin in Minneapolis, Minnesota on September 24, 2022.

Looking for some help with your actor’s resumé? Need a shiny new headshot to bring to auditions? Well, you’re in luck because we’re bringing back our Resumé and Headshot Day! We’ll be joined by industry professionals: photographer Lucas Wells and actor Tyler Casey to workshop your paperwork and take your photos!

Space at this workshop is limited! Slots for headshots are already fill (a waitlist is open) but there is still space in the resumé workshop.


Lucas Wells is a Minnesota-based filmmaker and photographer. His work has been featured on billboards, buses, newspapers and magazines. In 2020, he was a featured photographer for Hennepin Theatre Trust’s It’s the People, highlighting Spotlight Education, which included local celebrity chef Ann Kim. In 2021, Lucas’ photographed US Olympic Gymnast Grace McCallum to promote the Gold Over America Tour. With a background in performing, including the First National Tour of Spring Awakening, Lucas loves photographing and working with theatre artists. Headshots have been a staple of his photography work from the beginning.

Tyler Casey (resumé workshop leader) has been very actively involved in the performing arts for the last 8 years. Some favorite stage credits include: The Sound of Music – Captain Von Trapp, The Addams Family – Uncle Fester, Our Town – Dr. Gibbs, and Peter Pan – Captain Hook/Mr. Darling. An all time favorite short film credit is Seeing Violet, playing multiple roles across the board, and also appearing in ABC 20/20: In An Instant – The Women Who Refused To Die.