Ovation! ~ proudly serving students from York Region, Toronto and surrounding areas including: Aurora, Markham, Newmarket, Oshawa, Richmond Hill, Scarborough, Thornhill, Vaughan and Whitchurch-Stouffville.

Ovation! ~ proudly serving students from York Region, Toronto and surrounding areas including: Aurora, Markham, Newmarket, Oshawa, Richmond Hill, Scarborough, Thornhill, Vaughan and Whitchurch-Stouffville.

Ovation! ~ proudly serving students from York Region, Toronto and surrounding areas including: Aurora, Markham, Newmarket, Oshawa, Richmond Hill, Scarborough, Thornhill, Vaughan and Whitchurch-Stouffville.

A portion of all proceeds is donated to Crohn’s & Colitis Canada.

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    SEASON/COURSE SCHEDULE

this course runs for 75 minutes on

MONDAYS from 5:45pm - 7:00pm

and

SATURDAYS  from 4:45pm - 6:00pm

(schedules are subject to change)

 

    **Course Fees: please inquire.

 

8 - 12 YRS

Acting for Movies and TV

For beginner to intermediate level students, wishing to learn, develop and deliver an assured screen performance.

 

 

Stand by. Rolling. ACTION!

     Commercials, Movies, TV, webcasts, youtubers!  The camera sees things differently than the human eye.  This program introduces students to the exciting and immediate world of screen-acting, with the goal of learning to deliver dialogue for film/tv/commercial auditions and recording.

This program introduces students to the exciting and Attention is given to:  creating the life of the character and inhabiting the role; on camera auditions; on-set technique and terminology; creating the illusion of spontaneity + immediacy in scripted work; defining and structuring the frame, etc.  Material provided by the instructor and/or created in-class, will also allow students to explore the technical side to screen acting, the history and development of cinema and TV and the differences between stage and screen, ultimately leading towards filming a variety of scenes (found or created by the class!), commercials, monologues, short films.

* NOTES:

1.This course does in-studio filming during regular class times.  Additional filming dates may be required outside of regular class times.  A schedule will be provided as needed during the season to accommodate filming needs.

2. There are no live/stage performances involved in this program, however, this class will do an in-studio demonstration during their regular class time in January, for families to observe the process.

3. Some of the filmed work from this class will be included in the June event - That’s A Wrap Film Fest! Details will be announced during the season.

4.  Previous or concurrent experience with the fundamental aspects of stage acting (including: voice, text analysis, expression, intention, character) is an asset and may be a requirement of admission to this Program.