Devoted to Developing Positive Role Models in the Media
TECHNIQUES NEEDED: DISCOVER YOUR TYPE, BRAND, AND MARKETABILITY
Get an honest, realistic, and specific “industry” assessment of your castability. Pinpoint what separates you from other actors in your category. Discover how to highlight your marketable image headshots, reel, selecting your character from a character breakdown, and learn how to dress to book the job! Learn how to fill out vouchers.
SCENE 1 FOR YOUR DEMO REEL (“REEL PERSONALITY”)
TECHNIQUES NEEDED: LEARN HOW TO BREAK DOWN A SCRIPT
Learn advanced audition techniques, how to make a personal connection, screenwriting/script structure, building a strong character, analyzing scripts, and finding the truth in every role you play! Begin by creating a 3-scene demo reel which will be 2-4 minutes long. this demo reel, once approved, will be placed on the agency website at starstalentstudio.com to market you.
SCENE 2 FOR YOUR DEMO REEL (DRAMA)
TECHNIQUES NEEDED: CHARACTER ANALYSIS
Learn on-camera presence, personality, command, style, attitude, precise diction, vocal projection, non-verbal skills, and improv.
SCENE 2 FOR YOUR DEMO REEL (COMEDY/ SPECIALITY)
TECHNIQUES NEEDED: LEARN TONE, PACING, IMPROV
Within the world of television, there are increasingly large variations as to the format and tone of projects. Learn how every show has its own personality tone, and requires a mix of characters that are grounded and heightened. Build an understanding of the acting sensibilities and styles employed by popular show creators.
WEEK 5 & 6
PREPARE FOR THE $40,000 NATIONAL TV COMMERCIALS
Record your 1-2 minute commercial reel. Memorize 3 scripts: sell a product, sell a business, and showcase comic timing (or film a commercial in another language).
WEEK 7 & 8
FILMING DEMO REELS ON LOCATION
Bring 3 outfits to film your 3 scenes for your demo reels today! Learn how to work with a talent agency. Bring your headshots & Stars-formatted resume for reviews. Get re-tiered, update Podio/website, and receive your acting certification!
DEVELOPING UTAH’S BEST ACTORS
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This course is the second 16-credit hour certification program which provides skills used on-set for film, television, industrials, national TV commercials, hosting, and more!
16-Hour Certification Program: $599
Annual Membership (100 Hour Certification): 199/month or prepay for the year at $1,999 (save $389)*
* Payment plan available upon request
8-Week Course: Every Wednesday, 7-9 pm
- Bring a 1-minute script each week
- Come hair & Makeup ready
- Wear solid color clothes or dress like your character
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Note: Classes do not guarantee representation and are subject to change. No refund on classes. Make up classes available for up to 6 months following any missed class.