Our 4 week On Camera Acting Intensive Online Course is perfect for teens and adults who are curious about acting, but unable to take on ground classes due to their location or schedule.
The first week, instruction focuses on learning on camera technique. Students are introduced to technical aspects involved when working on camera; being grounded, stillness, understanding what’s in the shot, camera angles, hitting your mark, cheating the shot, emotional reactions, before and after moments and key differences working on stage vs on camera.
In the second week, students are introduced to elements involved in Scene Study and learn about script analysis, breaking down a scene, increasing the stakes, pacing and tone. emotions and making concrete choices for their character that serve the story.
As production re-opens, auditioning will likely involve both live and self tape auditions for the foreseeable future. So in the third week, students are introduced to Auditioning and Self Tapes. Topics cover the do’s and don’ts of auditioning, audition etiquette and procedures, slating, asking questions, dealing with mistakes, losing a line, use of props, audition strategy and how to create your own self tape submissions.
The final class focuses on Getting an Agent. Instructor provides professional insight about creating a professional package; content and format of cover letter and actor resume, getting headshots, and the best way to send their package to agents. Students learn about the role of an agent, agent commissions and expectations of the both agent and actor.
NEW! 4 Week On Camera Acting Intensive Online Course
Next Start Date:
Thursdays, July 30th – August 21st SOLD OUT!
Next Start Date: TBD
Instructor: Marie V. Sharp
Course Duration: 8 weeks
Time: Evenings 6pm-8pm via Zoom
Class size: 10 people maximum
Course Fee: $159 (+ tax)
- No application fee required
- 30% deposit is required to secure your seat