Acting Classes – Term 4 2020

‘Everyone should carefully observe which way their heart draws them and pursue that way with all (their) strength.’

Ethos:

To encourage confidence in an individual’s unique voice and worldview, foster empathy and facilitate compassion for your fellow actors.

To inspire joyful creativity by equipping young or older people, aspiring or experienced actors & directors with acting techniques that can be employed as they cultivate connection and pursue their acting and or story telling passions.

To ignite the desire to be honorable in your representation of another characters experience and vulnerable and true in reflecting universal human emotions.

Description:

Acting classes that inspire creativity, foster empathy, inspire confident communication and listening skills, empowers the student to employ their imagination, and facilitates positive team work. Exciting, focused, passionate and highly practical acting techniques are shared to nourish and develop the budding or experienced actor to create compelling and dynamic performances on stage and screen or for those who wish to try something new and fulfilling.

Classes start from Saturday October 10th and run to Sat 19th December 2020

(Please note classes will run dependent on numbers minimum per class 10 maximum 16. Payments must be made prior to beginning first class).

Saturdays

Adults Actors Workshop Class – (17 years upwards – intermediate for those who have done some acting at school, university or professionally).

100 St Heliers Bay Rd
St Heliers, Auckland 1071, New Zealand

https://goo.gl/maps/3Ng4M17scTgKcc6M7

From Saturday October 10th weekly  to November 28th. 

2.30pm to 5pm

8 Week Course Fees: $ 345

This class is designed to work with actors on techniques for auditions, emotional preparation and monologues for casting use.

The goal here is to create awareness of the actors strengths and areas to strengthen, as well as giving technique for emotional preparation, to deepen listening and empathy and further develop imagination and script analysis technique to be at your best when performing and auditioning.

One learned Monologue is required for the first class from theater or film scripts. Please specify if you need links to scripts or monologues provided. The monologue should be emailed two weeks prior to classes beginning.

Please Note face masks welcome, hand sanitizer provided, and I will be focusing classes where possible on solo work, but there will be some exercises where you will work off other actors, distancing where possible.

Alternatively one on one Skype session are also available for coaching from September 2020 ongoing or one off sessions for audition prep or general acting coaching.

Wednesday’s – 

WEDNESDAY CLASS IN ALBANY NOW CANCELLED.

BOOK FOR TERM ONE 2020 at lakatwriter@gmail.com

Students who still wish to study may join the Saturday Class – book now to grab a space!

Albany Tennis Park 321 Oteha Valley Road, Oteha, Albany, Auckland

https://goo.gl/maps/7M9cNcXPKaMNQk8E9

Acting from the Heart – Adults (Mixed Class Beginners and Intermediate)

From Wednesday October 14th, weekly to December 16th.

7pm to 9.15pm

Fees: $ 325.00 – 10 Classes

The course is created for students who would like to learn and or solidify essential techniques for interpreting and playing text. And to take this time to implement those techniques in a weekly class.

It also offers the student (perhaps), new techniques for emotional preparation and the use of story telling techniques to help emphasize the importance of specificity, and, the imagination, in the actors tool kit.

The final sessions will be used to workshop monologues for exploration/discovery and audition use.


Contact me now about enrolling …