1 & 2 Day Workshops (Winter)

WINTER 2018 WORKSHOP SERIES

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ACTING, THEATRE, MUSICAL THEATRE, ON CAMERA AND MORE FOR CHICAGO & THE NORTH SHORE!

Designed for skill exploration. Each session limited to 12 students.

On Camera Master Class
with
New York Casting Associate, Candice Alustiza-Lee

ATC is pleased to welcome back Candice Alustiza-Lee, a NY-based Casting Associate currently working on the HBO series, Succession. Past projects include: Mindhunter / Netflix; Red Oaks / Amazon; Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt / Netflix; The Carrie Diaries / The CW; and the film, St. Vincent. This Master Class will combine acting, auditioning, and on-camera technique in a friendly yet professional environment. Learn how to deliver better on-camera auditions in order to increase your chances of booking. 

 

Prerequisite: Headshot/ resume submission or agent referral only

This is not a job interview or audition.  The presence of a Casting Director is absolutely not a guarantee or a promise of employment.  The intent of this class is solely educational.

9th Grade-12th Grade
Saturday, January 13

12pm – 4pm
$275

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Adult
Sunday, January 14
12pm-4pm
$275

Auditioning for Musical Theatre
with 
Stephen Schellhardt, Lecturer of Music Theatre, Northwestern

This class will empower participants to audition for any musical theatre opportunity with confidence by strengthening techniques in acting, dancing and singing. Participants will learn performance readiness skills by practicing the process and understanding the vocabulary of a typical musical theatre audition. Audition room etiquette, understanding “type”, and cold readings will also be addressed.

4th Grade-8th Grade
Sunday, January 21

10am – 2pm
$175

 

ACTING SHAKESPEARE THROUGH THE FIRST FOLIO
WITH CHICAGO SHAKESPEARE THEATER CASTING DIRECTOR, BOB MASON


WORKSHOP LOCATION: Chicago Shakespeare Theatre, 800 E. Grand Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611

Play detective and discover clues to unlocking character and relationship through use of Shakespeare’s First Folio text! The First Folio is the most authentic collection of Shakespeare’s plays, and buried in its pages are directions for the actor if you know how to look for them. A two-session exploration of how to bring these clues to vibrant dramatic life. For high school to adult. No preparation necessary. 

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BOB MASON has been an Artistic Associate as well as the Director of Casting at Chicago Shakespeare Theater for the past seventeen years. Previous to that he was a Joseph Jefferson Award-winning actor. He has been visiting faculty at Northwestern University, as well as teaching at Actors Training Center, The School at Steppenwolf, UIC, and Acting Studio Chicago. He also does individual coaching for auditions and school admissions.

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This is not a job interview or audition.  The presence of a Casting Director is absolutely not a guarantee or promise of employment.  The intent of this class is solely educational.

9th Grade – Adult
2 DAY WORKSHOP

WORKSHOP LOCATION: Chicago Shakespeare Theatre

Saturday & Sunday, January 27 & 28
10:30am – 3:00pm
$300