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Rolf Saxon returns to SFAA for another round of Acting In Films!
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"He opened my mind to seeing things in a new way, which has been incredibly beneficial for my acting..." r.bartlett

AIF is all about finding the truth and in this class, you will absolutely Learn how to give truthful and authentic performances specifically for the camera. . This class gives beginning and experienced students a professional approach to acting that covers script analysis, scene study, blocking and auditions. Scenes will be recorded in the professional casting studios of Das Studio (home to Gregg Cohen, Kristen Beck and Beau Bonneau Casting) . Full attendance is required, as students will be paired up with scene partners and set to shoot on specific dates. And, Sundays mean less traffic and easier parking in downtown SF! Currently, Rolf is a Professor of Drama at Ohlone College and also teaches at Berkeley Rep and the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama in London. He has worked extensively in film, television and theatre including the Royal Shakespeare Company, Theatre Complicte, and the Royal Court as well as West End and regional productions.
COURSE OF 5 CLASSES. Sundays Feb 23rd-March 22nd. 11:30-2:30pm. $350.00

Date & Time : 23/02/2020 11:30:00 AM
Class Duration: 3 hours. Sundays 11:30-2:30pm
Instructor: Rolf Saxon
Background: Rolf Saxon (AEA, BAE, SAG/AFTRA) originally from the Bay Area, trained at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London. Working extensively in film, television and theatre including the Royal Shakespeare Company, Theatre Complicte, Chichester Festival Theatre and the Royal Court as well as the West End and regionally; working with, among others, directors Simon Curtis, Simon McBurney, Trevor Nunn, Matthew Warchus and actors Daryl Hannah and Gene Wilder. His film and television include over 25 films and three television series, working with Steven Spielberg, Brian De Palma, Tom Cruise, Vin Diesel, Tom Hanks, Dame Helen Mirren, Jonathan Pryce and Ryan Reynolds, among others. A director in both theatre and film himself, he has also been a private tutor and coach for over 20 years. As well as SFAA, he is a Professor at Ohlone College and teaches at the Berkeley Rep School of Theatre here in the Bay Area while in London, he teaches and directs at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama and the Academy of Live and Recording Arts.
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About San Francisco Acting Academy

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.

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