Date display reads: day/month/yearA comprehensive film and television intensive for superior acting! “It was a great experience. Jeffrey was unfailingly positive, informative and a great coach. He has a great talent for working with people of all levels, and everyone got equal and adequate attention….it was one of the best acting classes for all media that I’ve had in a while." Blair U.Our popular Dynamic Actor workshop is back with the amazingly talented Jeffrey Weissman for 4 Wednesday evenings starting October 2nd! This year Jeffrey celebrates the 30th anniversary release of his work, co-starring as George McFly in Robert Zemeckis' 'Back to the Future part II! With over 70 film & TV credits, he brings 40+ years as an industry pro to his coaching. This 4 week workshop is for Actors in Film, Commercials, Industrials, Voice Over, Stage and Trade Shows. Learn how to hone practical tools to use in auditions, rehearsals, and on set. Jeffrey will also cover putting copy into action, improvisation using the script as inspiration, detecting 'the inferred' to discern character history & relationships, exploring your character’s life with inner monologue, plus the use of props and locations to develop on set actions. Gain confidence and learn how to make bold choices, using your intuition, and ‘the essence of you’. The class will also include an introduction to a great cold reading technique, and 'the business of the biz'; on set protocols and putting your promotional materials and team together. Great for all levels! “Jeffrey has a way of personally connecting with each actor to give them exactly the coaching they need to move forward with their craft. I highly recommend! Monique I.Course of 4 classes. Wednesday evenings, October 2nd - 23rd. 6:30-9:30pm $300.00Please read cancellation policy under FAQ's on main page
The SF Acting Academy is a professional On Camera workshop school. Our mission: prepare actors to audition and work in the Bay Area acting market and connect those actors to the industry. Our comprehensive on-camera program includes Commercial – Voice Over- Acting Fundamentals – Audition Techniques and offers classes for actors of all ages and all experience levels. The San Francisco Acting Academy was founded in 2001 in collaboration with top casting professionals, actors and teachers in the San Francisco Bay Area. It is our goal to provide the space for both new and experienced actors to hone their on camera skills and to make them more competitive in the SFBA market by connecting our school to the industry. Over the years we have accomplished this in several ways: We offer a variety of classes geared to prepare actors for the demands of auditioning and working in the challenging Bay Area Market. Our instructors are the best in the business; not only accomplished working actors and teachers, but casting session directors, television and radio producers and theater directors. They bring a unique perspective from both sides of the performance and the casting process. Our class sizes are kept to a minimum, giving each student ample time in front of the camera and mic. All of our classes are held at Das Studio, home to Greg Cohen, Kristen Beck and Beau Bonneau Casting. Classes are taught using state of the art camera equipment and casting software, giving each actor a taste of the real world auditioning environment. And each student will have the opportunity to watch their progress on tape.