Breaking into Show Biz: The business of Acting
BREAKING INTO SHOW BIZ is the theme of a series of workshops being held on Saturday, February 25th in Campbell River. Jacqui Kaese, internationally acclaimed acting coach for film and television comes with 30 years experience in all aspects in the entertainment industry, she brings with her a wealth of knowledge. Jacqui’s forte is discovering and nurturing talent. Students who saw their start include: Cameron Bright – “Twilight Saga” , Colin Ford – “We Bought A Zoo”, Quinn Lord – “Once Upon A Time”,
Joel Edgerton – “Whisper” and Jason Statham – “Dungeon Siege”
FREE INFORMATION SESSION – 10:30 -11:30 AM
This 1 hour session will cover the basics of understanding what it takes to get into industry. Designed to enlighten interested students of any age or parents of babies & tiny totes, kids in commercials, adults and senior citizens. Information covered will be head shots, agents, working on set and the business of acting.
KIDS IN FILM – 12:00 – 2:00 PM $50 PER PERSON
This fun packed 2 hour high energy workshop introduces kids to the audition. Communication through improv and interview skills and an introduction to basic script work will be covered. A great evaluation opportunity for young actors and an introduction for the curious.
ADULTS IN FILM – 3:00 – 6:00 PM – $65 PER PERSON
This 3 hour audition skills workshop for adults is aimed at the actor looking to brake in the industry and secure an agent or the actor who has some experience but needs to maximize audition skills and secure a booking.
The workshop will be held at The Enterprise Centre, 900 Alder Street Campbell River, V9W 2P6. Please register by calling INfilm at (250) 287-2772
For further information:
Vancouver Island North Film Commission
1 250 287-2772