Screen Queensland is proud to support The Warehouse Workshop Acting Studio & McSweeney Newman Casting as they present:
FILM & TELEVISION MASTERCLASS:
The Magic of Emotional Energy
Monday 30 November 2015, 1.00pm – 6.00pm
Roundhouse Theatre Kelvin Grove, Brisbane
Cost for auditors/active observers: $50.00 + GST
Dee Wallace has an enviable track record of success. Her many credits include: Mary, the mother in E.T., The Extra Terrestrial, Cujo, The Howling, The Frighteners, and Ten. Other credits include Grey’s Anatomy, Switched at Birth, My Name Is Earl, The Office, Law & Order LA and Criminal Minds. Dee has just completed three films soon for release.
Dee has worked as an author, teacher, dancer and actress in film, television, and stage for over 40 years. She has starred in well over 100 films, played leading roles in four television series, and has worked with some of Hollywood’s biggest names, including Steven Spielberg, Peter Jackson, Wes Craven, Joe Dante, Lewis Teague, Stephen King, Blake Edwards and Rob Zombie.
Dee is currently playing recurring roles in Grimm, The Whispers, as well as starring in Amazon’s Just Add Magic.
Dee has also owned and operated one of LA’s largest acting studios for the last 18 years. Some of her past students include Jorja Fox (CSI), Amy Carlson (Blue Bloods), Curtis Bedford (Scream, The Middle), Henry Simmons (Another World, NYPD Blue).
Accessing uninhibited emotional engagement is the actor’s constant challenge. In this one-day workshop, you will explore the latest screen performance techniques and focus on breaking free from your emotional blocks, trusting yourself and your work, overcoming inhibition, and repeatedly accessing powerful and energetic emotion.
From attending this workshop, you will takeaway a better understanding of how the industry works in LA, particularly during the busy pilot season, which can be an overwhelming experience to those unaware and under prepared.
You will explore connection, tools for relaxation and script interpretation and well as learn what LA Casting Directors look for in self-test auditions, what to do to increase your odds in an audition, and how to move your career forward.
This will be a lecture-style masterclass with 12 selected participants working closely with Ms Wallace before an audience of auditor/observers.
These 12 participants range from emerging to highly experienced.
Auditors will be able to participate in various exercises and techniques as well as observe and learn from the lecture.
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For more information about the masterclass, please contact: Philip Holder
0409 646 367