Acting for Film/TV: Adult Level 1

[$] SUNDAYS: April 15 to June 10, 2018 1:00pm - 5:00pm

This is a class for actors 18+ new to working on-camera. Over the course of 8 weeks, many topics will be covered including: acting basics, audition technique, cold reading, script analysis, voice work, the business of acting, commercials vs. film & television and the on-set experience.

Through improvisation, scene study and various drama exercises, students will learn to relax and develop a sense of comfort in front of the camera, allowing their best work to reach the lens and reveal their authentic selves. Each student will receive many hours of screen time and will be able to take home a copy of their work every week for review.

[No class May 20]

*please note: if minimum enrollment not met, class may be cancelled.

About the Instructor

Stacee Copeland

Stacee has 25 years' experience working in film and television - both in front of and behind the camera. She has numerous acting credits including, "X-Files", "Smallville", "Supernatural", and "Diary of a Wimpy Kid", along with several commercials. She has successfully produced and starred in many plays in Vancouver and founded a long-running actor training group for Lower Mainland performers.

Stacee holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from McGill University and has trained with world-renowned acting, voice and movement coaches from Montreal to Los Angeles. She has been teaching acting classes and directing for 10 years, including musical theatre, improvisation, scene study and on-camera acting.