6-week Directing Intensive - Prorated after June 16
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About The Event
Get practical experience leading actors toward rich, compelling, authentic performances in a variety of media. Participants work from scripts, pilots, web series, or plays. You may bring your own material or work from provided scripted material.
Each week will emphasize a specific point of focus related to the craft of the director:
WEEK ONE - The Director’s Initial Encounter with the Material: Personal & Analytical
WEEK TWO - Learning to Speak the Actor’s Language
WEEK THREE - Working the Scene Beats and Finding Playable Objectives
WEEK FOUR - Finding the Physical Life: Actions & Staging ; How & When to Use Improv
WEEK FIVE - Creating the World of the Story (Detailed Use of Setting, Props, Costumes)
WEEK SIX - Rhythm and Style
Fee: $350.00 - After June 16 start date, prorated at $65 per session
In this hands-on workshop, you will work the craft of directing with director-teacher Robert Bailey. Robert has been directing and acting for over thirty years. He teaches directing and acting at USC, and is a director and acting teacher at New York Film Academy.
THE DIRECTORS WORKSHOP
The Directors Workshop gives directors, actors, and writer-directors an opportunity to hone their craft without the pressures of production. A variety of workshops are offered from one-day to six-week to intensive weekends.