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RIALTO CHATTER: Daryl Eisenberg Casting - 'My ears are bleeding'


Daryl Eisenberg Casting or DECasting as Twitter followers now know the company, is a theatre and film focused casting company. 

It was brought to's attention yesterday via a shocking amount of emails to our "Twitter Watch" inbox, that one of the more than 200 Broadway-related Tweeters that we were picking up the feed of, was a casting director (see above), who was 'tweeting' during auditions with her take on some of the performers (mentioning none by name) with live comments, both good and bad, after they'd auditioned. 

EVERYONE is talking about this story and Eisenberg herself spoke with this morning in an interview available by clicking hereNoted casting professional Paul Russell gave his view on the controversy via his blog which you can read by going here. has weighed in as well here

We checked in yesterday with an Equity Spokesperson on the subject, and today they released the news that "Billy Butler, Producer and composer of GAY BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN, has scheduled a second EPA for the NYMF production." This is the show that was the subject of much consternation among Equity members. has learned that Daryl Eisenberg Casting will conduct the AEA requested second EPA.

The subject remains a hot topic on's message boards as well

Just a few moments ago, Twitter Watch was alerted by multiple sources to a number of past "tweets", messages from Eisenberg's Twitter feed that would appear to continue the debate and stoke the flames of Twittergate.

He. Is. So. Cute.
7:40 AM Aug 7th from web

Seeing #70 right now. I'm tired.

My ears are bleeding. Only an hour left to this EPA!
2:06 PM Jul 22nd from web

I see London, I see France...
12:58 PM Jul 22nd from web

Lunch break over. Back to wailing voices.
11:35 AM Jul 30th from web

All this screaming (I guess these kids call it belting) is giving me a
2:22 PM Jul 22nd from web

Are those culottes?
2:20 PM Jul 22nd from web

Holding your foot above your head IN YOUR HEADSHOT is a BAD IDEA!
22:04 PM Jul 22nd from web

This is more than 32 bars....
2:04 PM Jul 22nd from web

Multi-tasking. Auditioning #50 of the day and sending out an e-mail blast!
12:40 PM Jun 30th from web

Our pianist is concerned that I'm twittering about each person. I'm
not. Just those that upset me.
3:45 PM Jun 29th from web

You're singing MY FAIR LADY? This is VOTE! THE MUSICAL! We are campy!
silly! hip! OY!
3:44 PM Jun 29th from web

Daryl Eisenberg, CSA owns Daryl Eisenberg Casting and is the casting director for numerous theatre, TV, and film projects.

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