Let your kids play!!
Your children can try something new, have a ton of fun, and learn the basics of acting all at the same time! They will also gain confidence and stretch their comfort zone through all of the fun games and exercises. Plus they are probably already naturals since half of the battle of acting is just learning how to pretend anyways. They are sure to have a great time learning how to read and perform scenes, and learning how to audition. Come have fun with us!
Besides having a Master's Degree in Psychology and working with children her entire adult life, Amber is an accomplished actress, just recently starring in an Arizona television commercial for O'Reilly Car dealerships. Parents who are interested in given their young children a start in the film acting industry will find Amber's class fun and enlightening.
Cost: ON SALE $99 + tax for 4 Weeks (Normally $150)
CLASS STARTS: January 20th, 2019
You want to act in the movies? Don't know where to start? Don't worry!
You can get a great basis of knowledge in our 8 week intensive course, and you will leave ready to start auditioning for roles. It even includes your HEADSHOTS and resume review.
You will learn:
Basics of acting including character choices, emotions, objectives & obstacles, etc.
Script Breakdown | Improvisation | Monologues | Headshots | Resume & Audition Skills
Austin Buchanan has been acting in live shows, television, and film for ten years.
Known for No Sunday West of Newton, America: Fact vs Fiction, Legends & Lies, Deadly Shootouts.
Cost: $198 for 8 Week Course (Two Payments of $99) + tax
What makes an actor great? What makes a scene great?
A great scene and acting performance has many complex layers. There's emotions, objectives, obstacles, blocking, character choices, and oh my can it get overwhelming. To really nail a scene you need to peel back every layer and nail every one of these. This class helps you do just that. This is one of our on-going classes. Every night you perform and take a deep dive into a scene you continue to work on for multiple weeks.
Tony Eckstat has been acting for 20 years and has experience across many acting fields including stage, radio, commercials (including clients like Adobe software and the Seattle Mariners), and film ("Postmarked" and many others which you find on his IMDB page below).
Cost: ON SALE $150.00 + tax for 4 Weeks (Normally $200)
CLASS STARTS: January 9th, 2019
Need to create content for your first demo reel, edit your existing demo reel to showcase your range as a performer or Ever wanted to get into video editing, but didn't know where to start? This is literally where to start. Come learn the fundamental concepts of editing — skills applicable to all editing software programs.
I'll be demonstrating concepts and techniques which can be applied to any software. As a class, we will construct and deconstruct timeline sequences from narrative films, documentaries, and music videos. We'll explore the differences between what makes one edit feel amateur and another professional. We'll also get into color correction and basic audio editing. You will come out of this class with the tools you need to get your productions finished, and the techniques you'll learn will save you DOZENS OF HOURS OF TIME in the editing room.
Cost: $99 + tax for 4 Week Course
CLASS STARTS: January 10th, 2019
Now that you've learned the basics in our Acting 101. It's time to sharpen those skills and really Dive Deep into your scene and characters.
8 week intensive course, but this time we are getting a little more advanced. Walter & Brianna have been teaching for 5 years and regularly perform in town, acting locally and Improv at Unscrewed Theater.
You will learn:
Character studies | Blocking | Emotional Study | Scene Deep Diving | On Set Practice | Filming Challenges
Cost: ON SALE $198 + tax for 8 Week Course (Normally $250)
Don't just learn about making movies. MAKE MOVIES!!
Even if you just want to be an actor you will greatly learn about everything that happens on a set, and what happens before and after shooting too! Learn about pre-production steps like planning shots and locations. Learn how to operate cameras, lights, sound, etc. Learn about editing and distribution. However the best part is that you learn by doing in this class. You will produce films in this class that get entered into contests and festivals and get credits for them. What!? That's awesome!
Avai d'Amico is a filmmaker who moved to southern Arizona for the warm climate and inexpensive cost of living, but quickly fell in love scaling vertical cliff faces and barreling full speed toward patches of cholla while riding on only two wheels. He got into filmmaking more than ten years ago, is the co-chair of Independent Film Arizona's documentary group, is currently in season two of his documentary series Don't Quit Your Daydream, and is filming the feature length romantic comedy, The Tiny House Movie.
Cost: ON SALE! $150 + tax for 4 Weeks (Normally $250)