In this brief tutorial we will be covering step-by-step how to join and navigate an Eco Cast Live Session as a Collaborator.

Logging In

1) You will have received an Email invitation from the Casting Director to join the Eco Cast Live Session. Open the email and click Join Eco Cast Live.

2) You will be redirected to Breakdown Express, where you will be prompted to set your password for the account.

Keep in mind that the login credentials you set here will be used for any future Eco Cast Live session you join as a Collaborator using the email address entered.

3) Once you’ve successfully set your credentials and logged in, you’ll be directed to your Upcoming Auditions page. Here you’ll have a list of all upcoming Eco Cast Live sessions, the audition time, and a link to join the session.

4) When it is time to join the Eco Cast Live, click Join Eco Cast Live.

Joining the Session

1) On the Eco Cast Live page, you’ll have the option to test your Microphone and Camera. Click Test Now. When you’re ready to join, click Start Session.

If you are having any issues joining the session, check that your device and web browser meet the Minimum System Requirements.


  • Desktop/Laptop recommended.

  • Tablet - Use landscape orientation.

  • Tablet - Enable do-not-disturb mode.

Minimum System Requirements

  • Tablet - iOS 13 Safari (2019), Android 4.2.2 (2013)

  • Computer - Microsoft Edge 12+, Google Chrome 28+, Firefox 22+, Safari 11+, Opera 18+

2) Click Join Eco Cast Live. Keep in mind that the session will need to be active in order for you to join. 

Navigating the Session

Having joined the session, you’ll see the Session Runner / Reader on-camera. A thumbnail of your own image will appear in the top lefthand corner. 

1) At the bottom of the page you will find the Mic, Leave, and Camera buttons. You can enable or disable your Mic / Camera by pressing the respective button. 

2) At the bottom lower left of the page you’ll find the Fullscreen and Options buttons.

3) From the Options window, you can customize your Layout, Self View, Camera and Microphone input settings.

4) To leave the session, click Leave. You can re-join as long as the session remains active.