2020 pASSIONATE aCTOR RETREAT
NEXT START DATE: August 10th to 14th, 2020
FULL RETREAT DETAILS
For new and returning Foundry actors:
TUESDAY EVENINGS: August 4, 11, (skipping a week) then 25 and September 1 - 5pm to 9pm PST (8pm NYC/Toronto or 10am in Melbourne)
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOONS: August 5, 12, (skipping a week) then 26 and September 2- NOON to 4pm PST ( 3pm to 7pm in Toronto/NYC or 9pm to 1am in Cape Town, SA)
THURSDAY EVENINGS (GRADS INVITE ONLY) AUGUST 6, 13, (skipping a week) then 27 and September 3 - 5pm to 9pm PST
This is a remote learning opportunity for actors everywhere, following the FOUR WEEK FOUNDRY PROCESS of regular scene study. Regular weekly conditioning for the hard working professional actor ONLINE. This four-week class format provides rigorous and passionate exploration Story, Emotion, and Focus’. Expertly designed to push artistic and professional growth for the professional/working actor.
Actors participating will be sent scenes in advance...actors may choose to work from either: (1) monologues, (2) audition scenes, (3) or with a partner on a full scene.
AN ONLINE CLASS: www.actorsfoundryonline.com
FULL CLASS DETAILS
Jumpstart your learning. Get the knowledge you need before you practice your craft. The Actor's Foundry is not just an acting class it is an online acting community where an actor can acquire the skills to enhance and push their career forward. Every actor in class at The Foundry is required to be a part of the Online Foundry Community. FIRST MONTH IS FREE!
LEVEL II / III SCENE STUDY
NEXT DATES: TBA
A PROFESSIONAL AUDITION INTENSIVE with acting coach Matthew Harrison and director Michael Nankin formatted to teach audition process - and successful work "in the room"!
Director/Exec Producer MICHAEL NANKIN (“Van Helsing”, “Defiance”, “Exorcist”) and acting coach MATTHEW HARRISON teach audition skills and hone audition technique - and specifically designed to prepare the actor for pilot season 2018.
Director/Exec Producer MICHAEL NANKIN (“Van Helsing”, “Hell On Wheels”, “Exorcist” ) guides actors through a FULL SCRIPT ANALYSIS working from one screenplay:
Alvin Sargant's ORDINARY PEOPLE
The class starts from a reading, to analysis, to scenes on their feet - blocked, directed, and performed.
- plunge into ONE screenplay for an entire month with a renowned director
- work deeply and intimately in SCRIPT STUDY from a director’s perspective
- act scenes from the script directed by one of Hollywood’s busiest directors