On-Camera Audition Intensive
Sundays starting March 31st- May 5th (no class April 21st)
Teens (ages 13-17) 12-1:30
Instructor: Ashley Skomurski
Being a teen actor is a tough job with a lot of competition, but with the proper audition tools your teen can rise to the top of the talent pool! If your teen is looking to take their on-camera auditioning skills to the next level, this is the class for them! Having run hundreds and hundreds of auditions for kids, teens and adults, Casting Director Ashley Skomurski knows exactly what clients are looking for out of potential talent and knows how to direct young actors to succeed in their on-camera auditions! This class will cover everything from improv auditions to cold reading to scripted material. Students will practice their skills on-camera in the actual audition room to really provide them with the best training to succeed in future auditions. Using audition scripts from commercials, voice-overs, television shows and movies- young actors will really have the opportunity to dive in and develop those audition scripts. Weekly "actor homework" will be given to train students to develop and understand their character, break down their scripts and come back with their best audition piece prepared. Ashley will also teach the skills necessary for accepting re-direction and making adjustments on the fly. Parents will receive a weekly link to the audition clips to showcase their child's progress. There will be a Q&A on the last class for parents to learn more about auditioning in the New England Market.
CHARACTER SCENE STUDY FOR TEENS
one day workshop
Sunday, April 14th: 2-4pm
Instructor: Molly Oliver
You did it! You got the audition for a big movie. You have ten minutes to make an impression: how do you break down a scene and character when you’re given sides just before your audition? Casting Director Molly Oliver teaches an overview on how to quickly breakdown a scene, create a vivid character, and give memorable, successful audition in a short time frame. Using current scripts, teen actors will get to breakdown a scene and create a character using popular current scripts. All actor’s performances will be filmed and sent by email following the class so you can nail that future audition!
On-Camera Auditioning for Teens
(One Day Workshop)
Sunday March 24th, 12:30pm- 3:30pm
Instructor: Ashley Skomurski
Being a teen actor is a tricky place to be! The competition starts to get pretty serious with so many young talented teen performers and delivering a memorable audition is so very important! Casting Director Ashley Skomurski has worked with hundreds of teens to teach them the art of walking into the audition room confident, starting off with a great slate and captivating the casting director's attention with an awesome audition. Teens will have the opportunity to focus on auditioning for commercial, industrial, film and television work in this workshop. All actors' performances will be filmed and sent by email following the workshop so students can continue learning from what they learned throughout the class. There will be a presentation of their best audition pieces for the parents in the last half hour of class, as well as a Q&A with Ashley on the insider scoop to acting in New England.