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500 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 US

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August 2018

Disney and Nickelodeon Director Wendy Faraone’s On-Camera Camp

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 US
August 20 - August 24

All Skill Levels  |  Ages 9 - 18  |  Monday-Friday, Aug. 20 - 24, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m | $945.00

Have you ever wanted to know what it’s like to work on a real TV series?

Now’s your chance! In our new on-camera summer program, actors will experience every aspect of television acting from the audition to rehearsals to the live taping with WALK THE PRANK and LIV AND MADDIE Disney Director, Wendy Faraone! All of the scenes used for this class will be pulled from actual sitcoms!

** Superstar session - credits cannot be applied toward this program.

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PSYKIDZ: A New Musical

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 US
August 20 @ 9:00 am - August 24 @ 9:00 am EDT

Ages 11 – 19! Monday Aug. 20 - Friday Aug. 24!

An original musical about our hidden abilities and the fears that come with being “different”, PSYKIDZ follows three youngsters from various backgrounds who are chosen by world renowned psychic-medium Skylar Quinn to get specialized on-site training at a newly discovered site that has sent scientists and archeologists running in fear. As the psychic kids develop their skills and subsequently heal the conflicted relationships with their families, they each become more confident and accepting of their special abilities, ultimately becoming more confident with who they are. LEARN MORE

September 2018

Drop In: Commercial Acting & Improvisation for the Camera – Fall 2018

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 US
September 22 @ 11:00 am - December 15 @ 12:30 pm EDT

Ages 10+ | All Skill Levels | Saturdays, Sept. 22 - Dec. 15  |  11 AM - 12:30 PM  |  $75 per class

Instructor: On-Camera & Broadway Pro TBA Soon!

Commercial acting is harder than it looks! You never get the copy in advance so it’s almost always a COLD READ AUDITION! And, oftentimes, the casting director will ask you to IMPROV the material and put it into your own words!

In our drop in class, students will learn how to nail cold read commercial auditions and how to improv for the camera!

Learn how to quickly analyze commercial copy and find the acting beats within the text to make a lasting impression on both casting directors and on ad agency executives!

Actors will learn to identify clues within the text as well as physical techniques that allow them to deliver material in a way that will set them apart in their auditions.

Final class will feature a showcase for family, friends, and scouting industry guests!

Sign up for one class, a few, or all 12! Register as late as the morning of the class!

Register for all 12 before September 22 and SAVE!

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November 2018

6-Week Junior Improv for the Camera

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 US
November 4 @ 11:00 am - December 16 @ 12:30 pm EST

Ages 8-11 | All Skill Levels | Sundays, Nov. 4 - Dec. 16  |  11 AM - 12:30 PM  |  $635.00

Receive a $60 rebate when you register for 2 6-week classes by Friday, Sept. 21. Call our office at 212.315.3010 to receive your rebate! Offer not valid for siblings.

Instructor: On-Camera & Broadway Star TBA!

In this 6-week class, students will learn how to use improv both in performance and in auditions!

Not only is improv fun, but it is also a very useful skill! Learn how to quickly recover from mistakes made on stage or in the audition room!

In particular, improvisation plays an extremely important role in on-camera and commercial auditions. Often in commercial auditions, a casting director will ask the actor to improv the material and put it into their own words! Don’t be caught off guard - learn how to think on your feet in any situation!

Focus of Class:
• Learn how to think fast on your feet through various exercises meant to sharpen the young actors mind
• Learn why, how and when to use improv in auditions
• Learn how to recover from mistakes both in performance and in the audition room

Final Showcase: Actors will showcase their individual talents when they perform in a final showcase for loved ones and a few scouting talent representatives.

Payment Plans Available – please call our office at 212.315.3010 or email here to set up a payment plan today!

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6-Week Born to Entertain: On-Camera Acting For Youngsters Ages 5-6

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 US
November 4 @ 1:00 pm - December 16 @ 2:00 pm EST

Ages 5-6  |  All Skill Levels  |  Sundays, Nov. 4 - Dec. 16  |  1 - 2 PM  |  $635.00

Receive a $60 rebate when you register for 2 6-week classes by Friday, Sept. 21. Call our office at 212.315.3010 to receive your rebate! Offer not valid for siblings.

Instructor: On-Camera & Broadway Star TBA!

Non-readers welcome!

Our youngest performers will learn how to audition for on-camera jobs!

Youngsters will learn acting & audition protocol through a variety of techniques including improvisation and theatre games.

Material and exercises used in real on-camera auditions will be utilized to make your child feel comfortable when they get in the audition room.

Students will learn good acting habits that will stick with them forever!

Focus of Class:
• Mock auditions with youngsters
• Utilize improvisation to help youngsters become more comfortable in front of strangers
• Get used to being filmed on-camera
• Learn interview skills and how to be comfortable around talent reps, casting directors and strangers on set
• Expose your child to the world of acting in a safe and supportive environment!

Final Showcase: Actors will showcase their individual talents when they perform in a final showcase for loved ones and a few scouting talent representatives.

Payment Plans Available – please call our office at 212.315.3010 or email here to set up a payment plan today!

LEARN MORE or CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

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