Jordan Beswick began coaching actors at the Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute in New York City (1994 - 1998), focusing on Audition,
Acting for Film & TV, and Script Analysis. After moving to North Carolina, he taught classes at Andrea Magder's Film Workshop &
Laboratory (1998 - 2000). He then crossed the Atlantic to conduct intensive acting workshops at Studio VO/VF in Paris, France (2001 -
2013), the Institut für Schauspiel Film und Fernsehberufe (2006 - present) in Berlin, Germany, the Manufacture des Abbesses (2014 -
present) in Paris, France, and the Actors Centre (2014 - present) in London, England. Jordan has coached, and continues to coach
privately, a vast array of award winning actors for all mediums.
In Casting, Jordan worked with renowned Casting Directors Douglas Aibel and Georgianne Walken & Sheila Jaffe on an array of award
winning films including Dead Man Walking, Little Odessa, The Yards, Signs, A Price Above Rubies, The Myth of Fingerprints, The Squid and
the Whale, Denice Calls Up & Daytrippers, before going solo and casting several more award winners including Urbania, Getting To Know
You, You Belong To Me, Dead Dog and Seaside, and contributing to award winners like Forty Shades of Blue, Factotum, Cabin Fever, and Talk.
Jordan has directed productions of plays presented in California, New York, France, Germany, Brazil, Belgium, Washington DC, Illinois, and
North Carolina. His own plays have been produced, directed by him and others, all around the world - from the John F. Kennedy Center for the
Performing Arts in D.C. to the Riverside Studios in London to the West Bank in New York City to the Celebration Theatre in Hollywood to the
Manufacture des Abbesses and Lucernaire in Paris.
As an actor, Jordan trained with Michael Moriarty, Mira Rostova, Stephen Strimpell, Sandy Dennis, Shelley Winters, Sally Kirkland,
Frederick Combs, Susan Peretz, Amy Wright, and Guy Stockwell. Vocally with Marni Nixon and William & Irene Chapman. Playwriting with Milan
Stitt and Robert Patrick. He was a finalist for membership at the legendary Actors Studio.
Jordan is a proud member of the Casting Society of America (C.S.A.)