On Camera Class Sides:
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Sides for Online Acting Class with Teferi on Sunday October 1st at 10.30am:
Material for On Camera on Wednesday September 27th from 6.30pm to 9.30pm:
Material for On Camera on Wednesday October 4th from 6.30pm to 9.30pm:
Material for On Camera with Julian on Saturday September 30th from 11.30am to 2.30pm:
Choose one of each and come memorized to class.
New in–person acting classes:
THE GOLDEN BOX 2 Day MASTERCLASS acting technique analysis
We will help you to develop your own “Golden Box” of techniques and tools that you can use when approaching a role or a scene, whether it be for film, television, or theater.
Discover the answers to the following questions:
Why are some choices more powerful than others?
How does one deliver a raw unforgettable performance?
What specific tools can be applied to film, television, and stage work?
How does one develop a personal story from scratch?
The Michelle Danner Acting Studio’s philosophy is that artists can draw upon all different acting techniques and form an individual toolbox, their own Golden Box. The Acting School’s acting techniques are based on Meisner, Strasberg, Adler, Hagen, Chekhov & the Stanislavsky Technique.
Saturday May 6th 2:30pm-7:30pm and Sunday May 7th- 30th 2:30pm-7:30pm Tuition $250 dollars.
Scene study acting class with Josef and Teferi
Will focus on script analysis, the world of the play wright, finding your authentic self in the works, connecting to your partner, and living moment to moment. This class gives the actor a safe place to take risks, face challenges, stretch outside their comfort zones, unleash their imaginations, and keep their bodies/voices/minds alive and finely tuned thru relaxation, breath exercises.
Meisner Technique – Level 1
Learn one of the acting techniques that helps create powerful and truthful actors! You will learn the foundation of Sanford Meisner: exercises in repetition independent activities, emotional preparation & scene work. The second half of the class consists of scene and monologue work, during which time you will apply what you have learned in the exercises to your roles.
Sunday 11am-1pm starting May 7th
Stella Adler Technique – Level 1
You will learn the Stella Adler technique and explore the language and principles of Stella Adler’s approach to acting, including action, circumstance, and justification. You will develop a foundation from which to build yourself as an actor. Stella Adler believed that an actor’s talent lies within his imagination. She trained with Stanislavsky and studied the method but didn’t believe that an actor needs to relive past experiences to connect with the character.
Saturday 11:30am-2:30pm starting May 6th
The goal is for actors to finish the bootcamp Monologue class with a repertoire of monologues for any audition.
*The goal for each actor is to leave 2 contemporary (1comedic 1 dramatic) and one classical audition ready monologues. A contemporary comedic and dramatic
classical comedic and dramatic, one “out of the box.” Students will select and bring in their own material to work on.
Voice & Speech – bring a yoga mat to class
This class focuses on voice and text work with storytelling and solo work techniques. Our unique approach produces a full-bodied experience with Classical text and original material developed by a working actor. Access your inner strength and empower your acting skills to increase your bookings.
Tuesday from 11am – 2pm – Level 1 starting May 2nd
Movement for Actors
An actor’s movement, subtle or bold, is essential to a memorable performance.
You will learn how to develop and convey character through the exploration of movement.
You will also connect movement to sound to find your character’s voice.
Learn how to:
– Develop character through the exploration of movement
– Convey character through movement
– Get in touch with your body as a tool to access emotions
– Relax your body
– Connect movement to sound to find your and your character’s voice.
– Access your truth as the foundation of your character’s truth beyond the confines of your mind.
Saturday 3pm-6pm starting May 6th
*MAKE A MOVIE CLASS-LEARN THE ART OF FILMMAKING*
Produce one or two short films which can also be used for your demo reel as well as submission to film festivals.
The class is structured into 5 parts: Cinema History, Writing, Pre-production, Production, and Post-production. Film equipment will be provided by the instructor and the school. You may need to do 2 hours outside of class time to rehearse with a partner each or every other week.
SATURDAY 4:30PM – 7:30PM and SUNDAY 4:30PM – 7:30PM -12 WEEK CLASS starting May 13th and 14th