LAST PLACES Casting for Actors Workshop with NANCY BISHOP, November 1-2
Nancy Bishop Casting for Actors Workshop, November 1-2 has a few spots open. This will be a unique opportunity to develop skills in Casting and acting techniques with one of the best actresses in activity. Participants will have an educational experience of excellence in a small and intimate group of only 20 participants maximum, with no less than Emmy award nominated Casting Director Nancy Bishop, who casted for major feature films including and Mission Impossible IV, Roman Polanski's Oliver Twist, Prince Caspian, and Bourne Identity. Recent credits include Child 44 produced by Ridley Scott and starring Tom Hardy, and Gary Oldman, and Snowpiercer starring Chris Evans and Tilda Swinton
This 2 days intensive workshop is strictly limited to 20 participants maximum, they advise to register fast to guarantee your place, the workshop fee is 399GBP. The workshop will take place in London, UK.
For more information and to register please visit our webpage on www.filmlab.fest.pt ABOUT NANCY BISHOP Emmy-award nominated, American Casting Director, Nancy Bishop, has cast nearly 100 international film and TV projects, from her base in Prague. She has cast for major feature films including and Mission Impossible IV, Roman Polanski's Oliver Twist, Prince Caspian, and Bourne Identity. Recent credits include Child 44 produced by Ridley Scott and starring Tom Hardy, and Gary Oldman, and Snowpiercer starring Chris Evans and Tilda Swinton. She has been teaching film acting throughout Europe, the UK, and the US for many years. In addition, Nancy is the founding head of the Acting for Film Department at the Prague Film School, and author of the best selling book, "Secrets from the Casting Couch."
Nancy's best-selling book, Secrets from the Casting Couch:Why is it that so many good actors don't perform well at auditions? Secrets from the Casting Couch gives practical advice for actors, written from a casting director's point of view, teaching the craft of film auditionin g in front of camera. This best-selling book shows how actors can work with today's internet technologies to book roles, and features advice and actual exercises that achieve results in the casting studio. The book will be available for a discounted price of 12 EUR. Nancy Bishop, CSA Casting Director and author, of Secrets from the Casting Couch, offers special workshop in London, 1-2 November, 2014.
This two day intensive workshop is designed for actors seeking work in the international market. Actors will learn essential skills in marketing, cold reading and on-screen auditioning technique. Each actor will get professional feedback on hisher headshot, and scene work. Class Schedule: Saturday 1 November, 2014 10:00 Meet at venue for welcome coffee and orientation. 10:30 Marketing Seminar for International Work In this seminar, actors will learn how to present themselves for international work; how to crack into the US and European markets. Marketing skills covered will include how to - accomplish a winning self-taped audition - develop an effective CV, - chose a key photo for headshots, - create a show reel and website. 13:00 Lunch 14:00-15:30 Archetype Workshop Actors should bring their photos and CVs for discussion. The class will view and critique one another's headshots, helping to pinpoint a key archetypal image for each actor. 15:30-17:00: Cold Reading Technique exercises. In this sections, actors will learn how to scan a and perform a cold text. 17:00 Scene assignments will be assigned for mock audition on Sunday. Sunday, 2nd November 2014 10:30-13:00 Master Class: Scene Study. Actors will further develop auditioning and screen acting skills with a mock casting by taping and reviewing scenes. 13:00-14:00 Lunch 14:00-17:30 Continuation of shooting scenes, followed by critique. 17:30 Farewell drink.For more information and to register please visit www.filmlab.fest.pt.