CURRENT STUDIO WORKSHOPS
Polish your craft with an intensive at the studio.
industry guests have included Casting Directors Candice Elzinga, Jackie
Lind, Tiffany Mak, Lynne Carrow, Sean Milliken, Sandi Nielsen,
Director Peter Deluise, Alexander Technnique coach Emma Jarrett, voice
coach Alan Marriott, agents Dorothy Szymansaka, Les Blackmore and many
studio is known for producing workshops which ring true with integrity,
keeping class sizes minimal and prices reasonable, while maximing the
day's returns for the actor.
On-Camera Audition Workshop
with coach AARON CRAVEN
and Casting Director JUDY LEE
May 4th and 5th
Saturday 2-5pm, Sunday 11am - 5pm
$195 plus gst.
Call (604) 872 0075
Don’t miss the chance to work with one of Vancouver’s
top acting coaches as well as Canadian Casting Director Judy
Lee. Actors in the workshop will work prepared scenes with
Studio on the Drive coach Aaron Craven before re-working with Casting
Director Judy Lee. Actors accepted into the workshop will need to
have prior training and some on-camera or stage credits, ensuring that
all actors in the workshop have a foundation of acting
experience. ** Participation is limited to 12 actors only, so
spots will fill quickly.**
Of note: this an opportunity to learn from a seasoned
coach and an industry professional who is in the audition room on a
daily basis. We keep our workshop sizes very small and prices
fair to reflect that this is a working class with lots of “on your
feet” time and experimentation.
More on your instructors:
A graduate of the University of British Columbia, Aaron
Craven has worked on both sides of the border, with Film/TV credits
including Continuum, Fairly Legal, Fringe, iCarly, Stargate Atlantis,
Life Unexpected, Kyle XY, The L Word, The Unit, Smallville, Tru
Calling, The Dead Zone, The 4400, Supernatural and The Day the Earth
Stood Still. Stage credits include Gaslight at the Hudson Theatre in
Los Angeles as well as the Vancouver Premieres of Neil Labute's Fat Pig
and Michael Weller’s Fifty Words.. He has also directed critically
acclaimed productions of Glengarry GlenRoss and Closer. He is the
Artistic Director of Mitch and Murray Productions.
Judy Lee is a Vancouver native whose work in film has
taken her from Los Angeles to the Sierras of Mexico. Her career
began as an actor in Hollywood North, expanded into script development
and production in Montreal and L.A. before serendipitous twists brought
her back to Vancouver. She has worked on several television
movies and feature films starring actors such as Donald Sutherland,
Charlize Theron, John Cusack and Jake Gyllenhaal and is in the middle
of casting several more feature films this year starring acting legends
like Danny Glover, Simon Pegg and Christopher Plummer.
On-Camera Audition Workshop
with Casting Director JACKIE LIND
Wednesday May 15th, 6:30-9:30pm
$80 plus hst.
Call (604) 872 0075 for details and registration.
Don’t miss the chance to work with Canadian Casting Director Jackie
Lind. Actors accepted into the workshop will work prepared audition
sides with Jackie accompanied by a Q and A. Actors need to have
prior training, ensuring that all actors in the workshop have a
foundation of acting experience. ** Participation is limited to 12
actors only, so spots will fill quickly.**
Jackie Lind, has been a Canadian Principal casting director for fifteen
years casting in Calgary, Regina, Winnipeg and Vancouver. Jackie built
the first casting director studio in Alberta and still maintains a
casting company there as well as in Vancouver. Jackie won an Emmy Award
in 2007 for “outstanding casting in a mini-series”. A few of her
credits include Honey I Shrunk The Kids. The Assassination of Jesse
James, Shooter, Open Range, Broken Trail, Hell On Wheels, The Haunting
Hour and numerous Lifetime and Hallmark MOW’s. Jackie believes “it is
not the best Actor who gets the role, it is the best audition.” Jackie
resides in Vancouver with her husband and five children.
**Take both the May4th/5th workshop with
Aaron Craven/Judy Lee and the May 15th workshop with Jackie for only
$225. 12 hours of class with 3 industry veterans! Call 604