About Us

About Us

Astoria Video Auditions is a service of lupo blu: for more information on our full video production services and view our video production gallery, visit www.lupoblu.com.

Owner/Operator

Owner/Operator Montgomery Sutton

Owner/Operator Montgomery Sutton is an award-winning actor, playwright, director, producer, and teacher. Acting work includes: London – Twelfth Night (Shakespeare’s Globe), Henry V (Passion in Practice); Off-Broadway – New York Classical Theatre; Regional – The Winter’s Tale, Richard II, Othello (Seven Stages Shakespeare),Measure for Measure, Love’s Labour’s Lost, King Lear, Richard III (Trinity Shakespeare), Henry V (CFRT), One Man, Two Guvnors (Florida Studio Theatre), Casa Manana, Uptown Players, Watertower Theatre, Savannah Music Festival, and world premieres of Booth (Second Thought Theatre), Tomorrow Come Today (Undermain Theatre), and On the Eve (Theatre Three); Film/New Media – Trouble with Women (Rising Star Award, CIFF, 2014; available on Amazon Prime), Day 90, and the upcoming podcast series “1865.” BFA, NYU; 2015 International Actors Fellowship (Shakespeare’s Globe). Recognitions: Dallas Observer Best Performances 2014; DFW Critics Forum Award 2013; New York Innovative Theater Award nominee; Critical Rant & Rave Best Actor 2015. Plays and adaptations: Antigone, Your Colonel, Advent, Broken Water, and Patience, developed or produced with the Gilbert Theatre, Metropolitan Playhouse, Salt Pillar Productions, Kitchen Dog Theatre (NNPN), The Aviary, EBE Ensemble, Junior Players. Directing: Antigone (Gilbert Theatre); The Oracle (Take Ten Festival – nominee, Best Director); The Shrew, The Tempest (Seven Stages Shakespeare Company); The Soothsayer (LIC One-Act Festival); additional productions and readings with Junior Players and EBE Ensemble. He has taught with the World Shakespeare Conference, New York Shakespeare Company, Rude Grooms, Shakespeare Dallas, Passion in Practice, Junior Players, and Dallas Children’s Theater. As a private coach and teacher, former students have been accepted into a variety of conservatory programs, including Julliard and NYU. UPCOMING: Pleading Infinity by TJ Walsh Off-Broadway in NYC at Theatre Row as a part of United Solo. montgomerysutton.com @montgomerysutto.

Standard Equipment

Our standard studio equipment includes:

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
(with Metabones EF SpeedBooster and Nikon 17-35mm f/2.8)

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera with Metabones Speedbooster and pristine Nikon 17-35mm lens

 

Sennheiser MKE 600 Professional Shotgun Microphone

Sennheiser MKE 600 Shotgun Microphone

 

Focusrite Scarlett 2i4 audio interface with Blackmagic Intensity Shuttle

Focusrite Scarlett 2i4 audio interface with Blackmagic Intensity Shuttle

 

Fiilex p360ex lights (x3), F&V K4000 LED Studio Panel, and FalconEyes RX-18D

3x Fiilex 360EX LED lights, a F&V K4000 panel LED, and FalconEyes RX-18D

Videos are edited in Final Cut Pro, professionally color corrected and audio mixed, and uploaded to Vimeo, YouTube, EcoCast or your streaming video/file transfer website of choice.