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Film & TV Audition Workshop (7-11 Years)

Students will develop practical skills to use in the film and television industry as they build their confidence and self-esteem as actors, experiment with different acting styles and learn critical analysis skills from a professional casting agent.

Audition Workshop 10-13 TAPAC
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    9:00am - 3:00pm
$130
Torum Heng
Additional details

PLEASE NOTE THIS PROGRAMME IS NOW FULLY BOOKED. To go on the waiting list, please go through to the enrolment page by clicking “Enrol Now” or check out our other programmes for this age group.

 

Develop practical skills to use in the film and television industry, and get ready to build your overall confidence and self-esteem as an actor with industry professional Torum Heng from Barefoot Casting!
 

This course will teach you to:

• Communicate and interpret acting concepts
• Develop critical analysis skills
• Recognise and evaluate acting forms
• Experience best professional practices in film and TV
• Meet film and TV industry professionals

The course structure is:

Day 1 – TVC (Commercial) Prep & Auditioning (learning a script sent prior to the course)

  • Meet the camera
  • Your cast-able self
  • You and industry requirements
  • Introduction to script and character analysis
  • The 5 W’s / A Good I.D / Analyse / Critique / Interpret
  • Auditions: perform a non-dialogue TVC script  - everyone to get in front of the camera and have a go!
  • Investigations: redefine & advance
  • Review - critique as a group all non-dialogue TVC auditions. Learn by watching others perform.
  • Discuss self-development and self-analysis.
  • Homework - prepare, prepare, prepare!Refresh learning of the dialogue drama script. Refocus on previous learning. Make strong choices. Utilise new intentions. Process new direction and bring it all into Day 2!

Day 2 – Drama Prep & Auditioning (learning a script sent out prior)

  • Refresh - The 5 W’s / Analyse / Critique / Interpret / Group rehearsals of script. Take all that you have learnt from Day 01 and inject into Day 02
  • Auditions: Perform the TV drama script - everyone to get in front of the camera and have a go. All students will be a reader behind the camera as well.
  • Investigations: redefine & advance
  • Review - critique as a group all dialogue drama auditions. Learn by watching others perform.
  • Discuss self-development and self-analysis.

Parents are invited to watch the director’s picks of their children's TV drama scenes in the last hour of the course.

Lunchboxes

Ham or vegetarian lunchboxes ($10 per day) can be ordered when you pay for the course or pre-ordered each morning.

Lunchboxes include: 

  • 1 x ham or vegetarian roll sandwich (includes salad, cheese and spreads)
  • 1 x piece of fruit
  • Carrot sticks
  • 1 x pack of chips
  • 1 x piece of brownie
  • 1 x Charlie’s juice pouch
Teaching artist

Teaching artist

Torum Heng TAPAC

Torum Heng

Barefoot Casting

Torum Heng is a professional casting agent with premiere casting agency Barefoot Casting. Barefoot’s credits include the feature films Mahana, The Dark Horse and The Most Fun You Can Have Dying; the TV shows Filthy Rich, Camp; and numerous TV commericals worldwide. Torum has done casting for Shortland Street and is also an experienced actor who has appeared in over 30 professional theatre productions. She is a director and an award-winning comedy writer for The Project and 7 Days. Torum is a graduate of The Actor’s Program and NASDA.