Cinematography Workshop

This class will teach how to operate a professional camera,

                                         - How to storyboard and what camera angles are.

                                         - What is the reason behind using them and lighting?


Classes open

  -  for teens from 12 -17

   - for adults 
Class is limited to 6 students

10 Week Workshop
1 hour per week
$300.00 ($30.00 per class)
Instructor: Nick Chavez II


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Dialect Classes 
This workshop will run 8 weeks. The first 8 weeks you will learn how to do a believable  Southern accent..The second 8 weeks it will be an Iris accent. The third 8 weeks will be a British accent and the fourth 8 weeks will be Russian. 


Each 8-week session is an individual workshop, where you can take only one accent or two or more.  It is up to the student.


Offering 4 Classes:

 - Southern

 - Iris

 - British

- Russian

8  Week Courses

1 1/2 hours per week.
$360.00 ($45.00 per class)

Instructor: Donn Shearer


If a student signs up for 2 sessions, the second session will have a 25% discount.

If more than two sessions - then, 40% discounts off  the third and fourth sessions.

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Promotional Videos - coming  for fall 2016

 This class will teach you how to make a promotional video fro film

    - for promoting you the actor

    - for music videos using a professional camera

You will learn what would be your best clips to market yourself or production.


For all ages in Film & Acting
6 Week Class
1 hour per week
$180.00 ($30.00 per class)
Instructors:  Nick Chavez II





                     












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Directing for the Stage 

This class cover script and character analysis, blocking and working with  the actors.


Offering two classes:
   -  14 to 17 years 
    -  For Adults 

10 Week Class
1  hour per week
Price:  $300.00  ($30.00 per class)
Instructor: Debby Schwartz





















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Audition Workshop  

Learn the correct way to audition for professional acting jobs.
    - what is expected of you...
    - what you need  to be successful at your audition...
We will also bring in a photographer and makeup artist to discuss your headshots.
Also, an agent from the industry will come in to let you know what's going on in the acting world.

For ages 15 through adults
6 Week Workshop
Saturdays
3 hours per week
$300.00 ($17 per hour)
Instructor: Debby Schwartz

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Actors Reel Services from Cinematique


Cinematique is producing professional reels of selected performances for actors to send to auditions, agents, etc. You will sit with the editor to explain what clips you want for your reel and in what order.


Fee $100

Editor: Nick Chavez II


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One Day Workshop on What Colleges, Universities & Conservatories - coming in Oct.


This is a 4-hour workshop on Saturday in the beginning of October.

We will provide information on what colleges, universities, and conservatories that give you the proper training for acting either for stage or camera work. Also, for musical theatre programs. You will learn when are the correct times to apply to the schools, what their requirements are and if there are any scholarships and/or financial aid available.


4-hour Workshop

$95.00

Instructor: Debby Schwartz


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ACTING CLASSES

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------Children's Acting Workshop

Members do improvisation, acting games and putting on little skits. It is a fun, relaxed hour that exercises children's natural imagination and builds self-confidence.


For ages 7 - 11 - Wednesdays 4 - 5 PM

                            Thursdays   4 -5 PM
8 Week Workshop
1 hour per week
$160.00 ($20.00 per class)
Instructor: Debby Schwartz




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Commercial Performing for the Camera
Performing for the Camera is one hour class once a week for 12 weeks. It is for students who want to audition for television commercials. It teaches actors how to bring their own natural enthusiasm across the barrier that a camera imposes. Students will learn to look natural in front of a camera, to deliver written copy without seeming to be “reading,” and numerous other tricks that make the camera “love them.”


Offering 3 classes:
  - For ages 10 - 17

  - For  ages 14 - 17 

  - For Adults
12 Week Workshop
1 hour per week
$360.00 ($30.00 per class)
Instructor:  Debby Schwartz

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Acting Class Level One
Runs all year long
This class will challenge your creative energy, learning the importance of projection, articulation, the act of believability and realism in your performance. We also teach the techniques of Stanislovski, Strasberg, Adler, Uta Hagen and Sandford Meisner, by using professional scripts to perform scenes and monologues.  This class is an ongoing class, for the beginner actor. 

Offering two classes:

   - 12 to 17 years - Tuesday 5-6 PM

   -  For Adults - Thursdays  5-6 PM
1  hour per week 
Price:  $120.00 (for a 4 week month) or $150.00 (for a 5 week month) ($30.00 per class)
Instructor: Debby Schwartz

 
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Acting Class Level Two
Runs all year long
This class will pick up where level one ended, teaching film and stage acting and learning how to segway from stage to film proficiently. You will also be perfecting your delivery in each character you will play by honing in all your skills (both emotionally and physically) while doing scene study work. It will also teach you to become completely comfortable and believable in front of a camera. We will also have you behind the camera shooting a scene of your fellow classmate to help you better understand how you are supposed to look and be perceived by the camera when you're in front of the camera. In order to be in this class, you would have had to complete level one. If you haven't and want to be in this class you will be asked  to audition.

Offering two classes:

   -  13 to 17 years  Wednesdays - 5:45 - 7 PM

   -  For Adults  - Mondays - 6-7:30

                      Tuesdays - 6-7:30 PM<
1 1/2 hours per week
Price:  $180.00 (for a 4 week month) or $225.00 (for a 5 week month) ($45.00 per class)
Instructor: Debby Schwartz

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Acting For TV & Film Workshop
Students will learn practical skills necessary to compete in the world of film and television. We will be using film scripts for the students to develop their acting skills in front of a camera, with a focus on delivering their lines believably. Students develop self-expression, clear diction, and a natural performance style, as well as the confidence to perform in front of a camera.

Offering two workshops one 12 to 17 years and one for adults
8 Week Workshop
1 1/2 hours per week
$360.00 ($45.00 per class)
Instructor: Debby Schwartz


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Improv Workshop
Students will learn the art of improvisation (executing anything extemporaneously). The workshop will focus on made up scenarios and be put into them to learn how to perform unscripted situations. This class will teach the student how to save a scene if their fellow actors have forgotten their lines. It will also teach the actor all about timing and confidence.

Offering two workshops one 12 to 17 years and one for adults
6 Week Workshop
1 hour per week
$180.00 ($30.00 per class)
Instructor: Debby Schwartz


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Directing for film
This workshop  is being taught using the same descriptions as in stage directing and adding the following:

 -   learning to operate a professional camera

 -   what you the Director wants to see from the camera's

         perspective in order to enhance the story line.

Offering 2 Classes:
 - For ages 14 to 17 

 - For Adults
10 Week Workshop
1 hour per week
$300.00 ($30.00 per class)
Instructors:  Nick Chavez II

                     Debby Schwartz


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Private Acting classes for Performing             Arts Schools & Auditions

   Private acting class for a one on one between the actor and teacher. This class is for the actor auditioning for a performing arts high school or college or conservatory, as well as for an audition for an agent or casting director or for a show, commercial, film or television program. This class is one hour every week for as long as the actor wants it to continue. The recommended amount of time is a minimal of 6 weeks prior to your audition. This class will help you perfect your monologue or side you were given to audition with. If you need a monologue the teacher will choose one that will show off your acting range.   If you go any longer you can pay monthly.

This class has had an incredible success rate of getting the actor into their school or getting the role they auditioned for.


1 hour per week

$360.00  (60 per class)

Instructor: Debby Schwartz.




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New Classes and Workshops Starting the Fall of 2016