VANCOUVER: March 4th and 5th, 2020 9am to 6pm
Matthew Harrison | IMDB Profile
The COMEDY Intensive prepares actors for their comedy auditions, comedy set work, and comedy stage work by working from scenes culled from comedy pilots, series, and film... which will be given in advance.
COMEDY takes DISCIPLINE! Off book. Playing off the partner. Living the emotional circumstances. And finding the moments...AND ALSO knowing the comedic approach. Knowing COMEDIC scene analysis. Absorbing comic scene structure. Knowing and Playing the Rules of Comedy.
By investigating how to approach comedy, actors also explore how these comedic rules apply to their dramatic scenes as well. A MASTER ACTOR knows both comedy and drama...
So, here’s how you’ll spend your two days:
MORNING DAY ONE Explore examples of breaking down scripts for comedy, and the rules of comedy.
AFTERNOON DAY ONE : Practice comedic exercises. Reheasre the comedic scenes and run through for notes.
MORNING DAY TWO: Run scenes with notes and adjustments
AFTERNOON DAY TWO: Warm up and run scenes for an invited audience.
$425 before Tax
Auditing is not available for this workshop but everyone is invited on Sunday evening to see final scenes and meet Paul.
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Also note that cancellations will be accepted up to 96 hours prior to the start of the class. If you let us know in writing within this time frame, we’ll refund your payment less a $50 processing fee. After this time, your payment is non refundable.