If you have an audition for a project that is so good, and it reinforces your passion for acting, this is the reason to hire The Dirt for your self-tape.  We take the pressure cooker environment out of the equation by charging you the same rate for 60 or 90 minutes and we help you put the best performance you’re capable of giving onto tape.


Self-Tape Rates (all fees include HST and e-submission):

60-90 minute taping session (with coaching from John Gordon or Shaun James McComb): $140.00

90-120 minute taping session (with coaching from John Gordon or Shaun James McComb): $200.00


To book a self-tape please email Shaun James McComb directly at

Self-Tapes can be paid in cash on the day of taping or by sending an e-transfer to


“A great experience! Eric (the camera director) and Ian (the reader) were both so patient and allowed me to really play with the takes. Felt like I had a lot of space to work.” – Alex Crowther (Reign, Beauty and the Beast)