How to Break into Acting and Book the Job!

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  • Study type: Online
  • Starts: Anytime
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Course Description

With the multitude of classes, techniques, books and "gurus" all claiming to have the key to success in the Entertainment Industry, learning about how to break into acting and book work can be a daunting task. But not anymore!

Through our combined experience in Film/TV/Commercials, we have created a course to help you through every aspect of the Acting process. We remove the complications and empty promises of many acting teachers and show you a technique that allows you to keep acting fun, simple and practical.

This course will also help non-actors and non-industry professionals to develop skills in confidence, public speaking and harnessing a strong mental attitude.

COURSE GOALS:

  • Learn how to master the elements of your Actor Toolkit (Headshots, Resume, Demo Reel)

  • Learn how to land an agent/manager and which is best for you

  • Learn how to identify your type

  • Learn how to cultivate a strong mindset to be a working actor

  • Understand how to break down an audition script and make it work for you

  • Learn how to navigate lines and character

  • Learn how to audition for different formats (One Hour Drama, Half-Hour Comedy, Multi-Cam, Film)

  • Learn how to self-tape

  • Learn how to book Co-Star roles

  • Learn how to book Commercials

  • Understand the steps needed to stay in touch with casting and keep yourself accountable

  • Learn what is needed to turn up to your first day on set

WHO WE ARE:

ASHWIN GORE is an Australian actor/writer/producer based in Los Angeles. His credits include, but not limited to:

Television - Ace in the Hole, Fresh Off the Boat, Criminal Minds, Modern Family, For the People, Unbelievable, Good Trouble

Film - Mojave, You Can't Curry Love

Digital Series - Game Night, What If, The Dating Chronicles, Dirty Thirties

Commercials - McDonald's, KPMG, NRMA

And numerous theater productions. He is also an American Accent Coach (separate course is available on Udemy).


COURTNEY DLUGOS is an American actor/writer/content creator based in Los Angeles, CA. Her credits include:

Award-winning feature film Off The Rails

G-Eazy's digital album film The Beautiful and Damned

Hulu limited series South Beach

Kevin Hart-produced digital series Unmasked

And over a dozen national commercial campaigns including Domino's, Eggland's Best, Tampico, Big Lots and more.

Follow her on Instagram @itscourtneymichelle


Expected Outcomes

  1. Business of Acting: How to set yourself up in the entertainment industry to be ready to head out on auditions.
  2. Audition Technique: The skills required to ace your audition and book TV/Film work.
  3. On-Set Advice: The important tips and tricks for ensuring your first day on set is a successful one.
  4. Mental Preparation for Actors.
  5. How to gain confidence and present your best self at auditions and in other professional environments.
  6. How to book the coveted Commercials.
  7. And much much more!