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- Dealing with Rejection – Open to All
Rejection is as much a part of the performance industry as auditioning. However, left unchecked, it can affect the most important aspects of an actor’s work — emotional and mental well-being and confidence.
Gain knowledge for your “Life’s Toolbox” to help you deal with rejection. Learn to avoid harmful traps that can hinder your growth as a performer.
- The Actor’s Tools – Open to All
This class offers a general overview of the actor’s standard marketing tools: photos, resumes, demo reels, and business cards. It is of utmost importance that an actor is perceived as a professional. The quality of your tools will make the difference between industry professionals seeing you as a pro or an amateur.
- When Should I Move to L.A.? – Open to All
Ever wondered if you have to be in L.A. to get your career started? If you choose to move to L.A., what realities do you need to be prepared for? This class offers insight into the truth of the LA market, and discusses important considerations before making that big move.
- Headshots and Resumés: An In-Depth Look – Open to All
Proper resume format makes it clear whether you’re a professional or an amateur. The same can be said for your headshot. We’ll tackle the do’s and don’ts to make sure you stand out … in the right way!
Some questions covered include:
Which photographer should I use? What should I look for in their portfolios? What must my headshots convey? Do I put Film or TV credits on my resume first? What if I have no current credits to build a resume? And so much more!
- Agent vs. Manager – Who, When, Why? – Open to All
This class will explore the differences between an agent and a manager, along with other pressing questions for those seeking representation. When is the right time to seek rep? How do I get an agent? Do I need both an agent and a manager? What is the difference? Why do I need representation? And so much more!
- So You Want To Be An Actor? – Open to All
Considering a career as a performer? Knowledge is power! Discover the obstacles you’re up against. Be honest about your reasons for pursuing this particular career. This course will challenge you to confront the hard truths and rewards of a career as an actor.
- One Liners: “You Want Coffee With That?” – Aspiring Actor, Teen
SELF TAPE CLASS
Love ’em or hate ’em, one liners are a part of every actor’s journey, and yet in many ways, they are considered the hardest type of audition. In this class we will discover how to make your one line audition seem natural and memorable (for all the right reasons!).
- Co-Stars: Serving the Story – Aspiring Actor, Teen
SELF TAPE CLASS
Co-stars and Day Players have an important role in storytelling: they often interact with the main character and move the plot line forward. In this class we will learn how to balance your character development amid your part in the project as a whole.
Personal Coaching Specialties:
- Career Consultations
- On Camera Auditions
- An Actor’s Materials