Introduction to Acting was
developed for the adult, or teenaged person, interested in exploring acting as a
profession, or as an active pleasure pursuit. Suitable for persons with no prior
acting experience or training, those that may be returning to acting after
putting it aside for other pursuits, or actors that have had difficulty
acquiring gainful employment in the acting profession. Using scene study, life
experience, and imagination each participant will learn to identify and portray
character, explore emotional content; use physical and verbal expression to
enhance character representation. A detailed examination of the business of
acting, headshots, resumes, self promotion, methods of obtaining work, unions,
agents, talent managers, and the costs involved in operating your own business.
The Introduction to Acting Workshop will demystify the process of making acting
a profession, and enable you to realistically make acting a full time career
Meets once per week, for five weeks, two hours each session, or by arrangement.