This amazing casting director and acting coach, Judith Bouley is BACK at AVS! Join our 4-Week Online Scene Study Intensive with Top Casting Director, Judy Bouley! This class is for actors 16 years old and up and will be held online via Zoom. This will be a live, interactive class with a Q&A and the opportunity to perform for and get feedback from Judy. You will be able to download the recordings of your performances for educational purposes only. You will also be able to send us your headshot, resume, acting reel and anything else you would want Judy to see.
New movie Judy cast is now coming out in Theaters and Netflix on December 10th called "Don't Look Up" starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence, Cate Blanchett, Meryl Streep, Ariana Grande, Jonah Hill and many more.
In 4 weeks, actors will learn to:
. Recognize Their Own Magnificence (enhance or create their daily life practice)
. Create Backstories (essential for any audition or role)
. Learn how our business works today. It's changed!
. Experience Scene Study - Have fun and go beyond their comfort zone - if you're not challenging yourself, you're missing out!
. How to 'Recognize Their Own Magnificence': all the ways actors can support themselves: i.e. meditation, journaling + plenty more)
. Backstory - Judith teaches the 5 Ws and gives students a 10-minute exercise to do immediately in class. It's a blast!
. Students prep for Scene Study - Judith gives Sides and Story Synopsis - OR monologues - OR actors select their own scenes.
. Class continues prepping: Every scene has a beginning, middle and end. How do we find that?
. Judith introduces the topic of: Auditioning Today - It's different now! (Zoom, EcoCast, etc.)
. Actors do their particular scenes with a Reader or Judith. You may do a monologue if you prefer.
. Judith givse feedback, (Judith is fun, funny, a teeny bit tough, :), challenging, and always supportive!
. After feedback, Actors do their scene again. Differently.
. More Scene Study (invaluable experience and gives our students confidence) - actors see and feel themselves transform.
. Judith teaches specifics on What is Happening NOW in our Industry: Auditioning for different Platforms: Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, etc.
. Judith touches on: Reps, Reels and More, Self Taping essentials, Looking through the Lens of the DP: How the Camera sees the Actor.
. Judith gives actors her 4 page Bible by Judy Bouley!
Based in Los Angeles, Judy Bouley specializes in casting on location. She's cast in Bulgaria, Morocco, India, Buenos Aires, Kyrsgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Baja, Puerto Rico and the United States for acclaimed directors, including: Peter Weir, Adam McKay, Robert Zemeckis, Alan Parker and Sam Mendes.
Born in the US, Judy spent her childhood in Japan. Her love of people, cultures and language combined with her passion for film make Judy's career as a casting director part of her DNA. Among her teachers, Judy is grateful for: His Holiness, the Dalai Lama, Father Nelson Mandela, Mother Teresa, and...everyone she has ever worked with.
This intensive will meet online on Sundays, February 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th from 2-4PM EST / 11AM-1PM PST.
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PLEASE NOTE: We don't offer refunds under any circumstances but offer full credit that you can apply toward another class if you cancel your class 24 Hours or more prior to the class. We won't provide credit after the class has already begun. Please read our Studio Policy for more information.
*The following disclaimer is provided specifically at the request of and in accordance with SAG/AFTRA: Acting seminars or acting classes are for educational purposes only and will not secure or provide opportunity for employment in the field or representation by an agent or casting director.
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