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Want to feel completely comfortable acting on a feature film set or a television series? Want to take your acting to a deeper level and be more electric on camera? On Set Acting is designed to get you comfortable on set. The class includes a real on-set experience, developing your relationship and understanding of the camera, lighting, angles, framing, crew dynamics, blocking, different types of directing that you may encounter on set and your presence on camera using playable actions and physical characterizations. All in a positive and supportive environment. You will be part of a professionally filmed scene that is fully lit, professionally directed and filmed with moving cameras just like on a feature film or television set. You will be working with a professional director and a professional actor and acting coach. David Rountree is an actor and director and has appeared in films such as xXx State of the Union with Vin Diesel and Pearl Harbor with Ben Affleck. He is also a true artist behind the camera. David was recently listed in the Hollywood Reporter and IMDb as one of the Top 10 Hollywood directors under 40 and is known to cast members from his classes into his films and commercials. Michael Masini is a full time actor and producer. He has appeared on Anger Management and Modern Family and many other television shows and has been involved in more then 15 feature films. He is also an executive producer of feature films. Michael has personally taped over 500 auditions and is a master of helping other actors develop a real and authentic personality in front of the camera. Join us and take your acting to the next level!

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Audit ON-SET, ON-CAMERA WORKSHOP (PHASE I)

5435 Cahuenga Blvd

$15.00

This is our most popular on camera acting workshop. The classes are kept to a small number to ensure everyone has extensive on camera acting time. This is an on camera, on set experience and is exciting, fun and incredibly beneficial. Every class is filmed and you are acting in fully filmed and professionally directed scenes with multiple moving cameras. This workshop provides high quality demo reel footage! Actors can have us professionally edit together the full scenes with music and sound effects for use with their demo reels for a small fee. We will even pick out the strongest 30 to 45 seconds of your acting in the scene for the best use in your demo reel. https://vimeo.com/300657806

Audit CHILDREN'S ON-SET, ON-CAMERA WORKSHOP AGES 6 TO 11

LA Acting Studios

$15.00

LA Acting Studios focuses on substantial growth on camera for preteens during this important stage of development in a young actor's career. Actors have access to the filmed footage after every session. Parents are welcome each week and are able to watch their children perform weekly on real sets on our large screen televisions located throughout the building and or our private 25 seat theater room and eighteen foot theater screen. Our actors have the unique opportunity to work in professionally directed fully filmed scenes with a full crew each month on our 6 custom film sets. Kids are in front of the cameras every week and have access to their filmed footage after every session. This not only gives actors valuable onset experience, but the opportunity to use their stellar footage to create dynamic demo reels. We focus on building self confidence with young children in a caring and supporting way that leads to rapid growth with acting in front of the camera. Parents will have a link to download the footage and see their child's work on camera anytime. This dramatically helps both the parents and children learn from watching themselves on film. Within the first three weeks, your child will be learning all of the techniques desired by Hollywood casting directors. Techniques taught such as mastering camera angles, blocking, movement, body language, scene analysis, character development, line delivery, and most importantly, how to truly embody the characters. The final week we film the entire scene with a full crew in one of our six-custom film sets which results in professional demo reel footage for your child. This greatly sets your child apart from other kids competing in the industry. Children can develop professional commercial, dramatic and comedic demo reels. . Children who successfully complete this program will be part of our actor database and eligible to be considered for roles in our 100 episode web series and film productions. (No guarantees) All film roles are earned. We have a philosophy of lifting up our actors and helping them to achieve greatness in the film industry.. LA Acting Studios is run by award-winning director David Rountree and professional actor Rosie Garcia. David was recently listed in the Hollywood Reporter and IMDb as one of the Top 10 Hollywood directors under 40. He has produced 6 feature films, directed 4 with each of those being released in theaters. An actor of 30 years, some of David’s credits include Pearl Harbor, 7th Heaven, NCIS, and most recently Keiffer Sutherland’s hit show: Designated Survivor. David has also coached the children of some of the biggest A-listers in Hollywood in on camera acting techniques, how to break down scenes, and become overall better actors. Rosie Garcia is a renowned stage, TV, and film actress. Currently you can see Rosie in T-mobile spots, as well as in the recurring role of Young Alba in the hit CW series Jane the Virgin. A popular theater and film teacher, Rosie has worked with children of all ages for numerous years guiding them to film roles, and some of today's most popular TV shows.

Audit ON-SET, ON-CAMERA WORKSHOP AGES 11 TO 17

5435 Cahuenga Blvd

$15.00

LA Acting Studios focuses on substantial growth on camera for preteens during this important stage of development in a young actor's career. Actors have access to the filmed footage after every session. Parents are welcome each week and are able to watch their children perform weekly on real sets on our large screen televisions located throughout the building and or our private 25 seat theater room and eighteen foot theater screen. Our actors have the unique opportunity to work in professionally directed fully filmed scenes with a full crew each month on our 6 custom film sets. Kids are in front of the cameras every week and have access to their filmed footage after every session. This not only gives actors valuable onset experience, but the opportunity to use their stellar footage to create dynamic demo reels. We focus on building self confidence with young children in a caring and supporting way that leads to rapid growth with acting in front of the camera. Parents will have a link to download the footage and see their child's work on camera anytime. This dramatically helps both the parents and children learn from watching themselves on film. Within the first three weeks, your child will be learning all of the techniques desired by Hollywood casting directors. Techniques taught such as mastering camera angles, blocking, movement, body language, scene analysis, character development, line delivery, and most importantly, how to truly embody the characters. The final week we film the entire scene with a full crew in one of our six-custom film sets which results in professional demo reel footage for your child. This greatly sets your child apart from other kids competing in the industry. Children can develop professional commercial, dramatic and comedic demo reels. . Actors that complete this monthly four week workshop are eligible to be considered for guest roles on our web series. (No guarantees) Actors earn their roles with great acting and positive attitudes. LA Acting Studios is intent on helping young actors succeed in film. LA Acting Studios is run by award-winning director David Rountree and professional actor Rosie Garcia. David was recently listed in the Hollywood Reporter and IMDb as one of the Top 10 Hollywood directors under 40. He has produced 6 feature films, directed 4 with each of those being released in theaters. An actor of 30 years, some of David’s credits include Pearl Harbor, 7th Heaven, NCIS, and most recently Keiffer Sutherland’s hit show: Designated Survivor. David has also coached the children of some of the biggest A-listers in Hollywood in on camera acting techniques, how to break down scenes, and become overall better actors. Rosie Garcia is a renowned stage, TV, and film actress. Currently you can see Rosie in T-mobile spots, as well as in the recurring role of Young Alba in the hit CW series Jane the Virgin. A popular theater and film teacher, Rosie has worked with children of all ages for numerous years guiding them to film roles, and some of today's most popular TV shows.

Audit COMMERCIAL ACTING Class

LA Acting Studios

$15.00

Learn expert commercial acting skills from professional actor David Banks and author of "How to Make a Living As a Commercial Actor". David has booked over 200 National commercials and is an expert with successful commercial auditions. Learn how to nail the auditions and leave the audiences wanting more. Each week you will audition for a commercial on film, David will teach you all about the top commercial casting agents in Los Angeles and expert commercial acting techniques. You will film a second commercial audition at the end of each session. The final week you will film an actual commercial and will be able to develop a professional commercial demo reel! You will have access to your filmed footage every week. For a small fee we will professionally edit your commercial with music and sound effects to use with your demo reel. https://vimeo.com/295412891

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Audit ON-SET, ON-CAMERA WORKSHOP (PHASE II)

LA Acting Studios

$15.00

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