Due to demand we have now got Flex Passes for acting classes which allows you to drop into any program and never miss a beat! No more worries about committing to a specific timeline, come and go as you please. Call for details
Are you seriously considering pursuing acting as a career or hobby? If you answered YES, this is the program for you. You will learn about Standard American Dialect, Vocals and Acting. This 8 month course will teach you characterization, relationship building, scene development, identifying characters objectives, tactics and subtext. You will learn method acting techniques which you will add to your actor's toolkit which will enable you to breathe life into your characters.
SEE KIDS PAGE
This acting course introduces the student to monologues, slating, character development, identity development, relationship development and sense memory. The student is guided through the process of picking their monologue, scoring it and putting truth into it in the process of bringing it to life. You will have a blast taking this course and at the same time make new friends. Clear understanding of script scoring, identifying tactics, objectives and emotions in your performance. 12 hours
DATES: Wednesday Evenings 6:30-9:30
March 4/20-April 1/20 SOLD OUT
April 22/20-May 20/20
July 8/20-August 12/20 Waitlist Only (No Class August 5/20)
September 9/20-October 7/20
Students learn through doing partnered scene work. They will learn character and relationship development, scene development, improvisation and scoring. The students will work to demonstrate truthful acting through a series of method acting techniques. Students will aim to have one scene ready to film which will be used in their demo reel. ATTENDANCE IS MANDATORY Some outside rehearsal is required. OUTCOME: Students will have 2-4 pieces ready which we encourage to be put into a professio
DATES: Thursday's 6:30pm-9:30pm
Students will further their understanding of character and relationship development. New technique will be introduced. OUTCOME: Students will have 1 scene ready.
Add a footnote if this applies to your business
We offer 6 Comedic Improv Levels: After Level 1 then there is an intermediate level and conservatory program Level 1 Ensemble, Trust and Play Level 2 Sense Memory and Scene Work Level 3 Scene Work Exploration Level 4 Sense Memory and Character Work Level 5 Character and Relationship Development Level 6 Performance 10 minute
Beginner Level 1 works with Ensemble Building and Play: working with "Yes, and..." as well as learning the basic rules and setting a foundation on which to grow upon. Focus will be on building an ensemble within the group through improvisation games, which will improve focus, concentration, comfort in social settings and improving confidence.
Beginner level 2 works with Basic Scene Work: students will learn to use truthful emotion, how to listen to understand, rather than listening to respond, as well as to continue to hone skills from level 1. Students will also begin their self exploration through identity work which includes knowing themselves through physical, social, psychological and emotional aspects. Students will explore their 5 senses to activate them to their true potential.
Beginner Level 3 works with Identity and Scene Work. Students will develop a solid foundation of their Identity and explore it through 5 factors which are social, physical, psychological, moral and emotional work. This will closely tie into learning how to create a character from ground up utilizing character point of view, character emotions and building character backstories to include truthful emotions. Students will also explore physical actions and emotional reactions.
Beginner Level 4 works with Character Work: students will go into character building focusing on psychological, social, moral and emotional aspect, paying attention to character's physical movements and traits. As well, students will work on basics of creating character relationships. These relationships will be built through past and current experiences. Truthful feelings will be put into these relationships.
More in depth character and relationship development
Take everything you have learnt and write a skit and perform. 5 weeks to write, rehearse and perform.
This class is geared to assist you with perfecting your auditioning style. If you only take one class, this is a MUST have for actors. Each week you will be given a new selection of scenes to shoot and share with the group. You will get immediate feedback and will work on camera and have playback feedback on a tv. You will be working with different techniques and strategies. Students work with different genres. Ongoing registration(join anytime).
DATES AND TIMES:
Registration is Ongoing. We take new students always.
This program is designed to help people with anxiety and depression. Through a series of ensemble building games, you learn many tools to assist you with managing and improving anxiety and depression. We take things very slow to ensure you are comfortable. This program has assisted hundreds of people just like you. You will learn to let go of fears through a positive learning environment whee we accept and appreciate our failures.
APPLY TO BE PART OF THIS TRIPLE THREAT PROGRAM.
What you will learn:
Through a combination of teachings, Uta Hagen and Stanislavski techniques we will explore method acting in great detail. We will cover essentials including concentration, breathing, relaxation, character and scene development, identity, scoring, sense memory, emotional recall, three entrances and substitution. This program also includes mindful meditation and improvisation. Students will be introduced to dialect and vocal.
This program is 1/2 of the 1 year program. We have made this possible for students that needed a shorter masters program.
DREAMS ARE MEANT TO BE ACHIEVED
Group Acting Classes in Calgary are held at: 333 17 Ave SW lower level studio
Certificate upon successful completion!
OFFICE and SCHOOL Closed Dates
Please note, to be successful in any of our programs, mandatory attendance is 90%, unless otherwise approved by your instructor
Refund Policy: Deposit required at time of enrollment and payment plans are available. Should a class go on sale, after you have purchased, we do not offer refunds on the difference, as not all sales are planned, except our Boxing Week Sale. All payments made are final. No refunds on payments. Exchange Only for the same or lesser amount. All classes are EXCHANGE ONLY for the period of 10 months from date of purchase. We reserve the right to change class dates or cancel a specific class due to insufficient enrollment and/or emergencies.
Acting For Film Essentials (Actors and Models)(Ages 18 and up)
(payment plans available )
5 weeks evenings 6:30-9:30pm
March 18/20-April 15/20
May 6/20-June 3/20
July 8/20-August 5/20
Register for Improv here and send us a message of when you can start.
Check out this great video
Sign up to hear from us about specials, sales, events and acting and modelling opportunities.