Teen On Camera & Audition Class
In this six week class students, ages 13-17, learn the do's and don't of auditioning as well as the art of scene study. Students will begin the first week with a prepared monologue. From there they will learn how to command the room's attention, and create an environment.
Students will learn how to break a scene down to get to the heart of each scene. They will also learn how to create the emotional arc that is needed to bring a fully fleshed out character to life. Final scenes are taped each and emailed to each student so that they can see what progress has been made.
This Class is limited to 10 students per 6 week session to allow for the time and attention required.
Saturdays, February 9 - March 16: 10am-1pm
Adult Scene Study Class
This class is geared towards adults wanting to learn how to break the scene down and make split decisions that will help you book jobs and get paid!. The first week begins with an evaluation of where the student is and where they need to go. In the following weeks students work on prepared scenes that will be analyzed and workshopped This class is limited to 10 students and will last for 3-4 hours. Wednesdays, February 6 - March 13: 6pm-9pm
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTORS
Bryant Carroll is a professional film and television actor whose work can be seen frequently on such networks as Showtime, HBO, Netflix, MTV, and NBC.
He has appeared on Broadway as an original cast member in the hit musical FOOTLOOSE and the City Center revival of HAIR. Bryant is a hometown guy and started his career dancing with Cleveland Ballet and Cleveland Opera. He began his theatre career at Willoughbly Fine Arts.
He has studied with Austin Pendleton (HB Studio), and Lenard Petite ( The Michael Checkov Studio). He is constantly working on readings of new plays and films with writers in both New York, Cleveland , and Baltimore.
Bryant has worked with such Hollywood heavyweights as Steve Buscemi (Resevoir Dogs, Boardwalk Empire), Kathrine Hahn (Happyish, Bad Moms), the late great Michael Clarke Duncan (Green Mile), Deborah Ann Woll (Dare Devil), Tommy Chong (Cheech & Chong), Dan Lauria (Wonder Years.) His latest movie was filmed right here in Cleveland, The dark comedy ANHEDONIA, starring Breckin Meyer (Clueless, Road Trip) and Emily Kinney (The Walking Dead) and Giselle Eisenberg (The Wolf of Wall Street, Life in Pieces.) Look for it at festivals in 2019.
Still from Anhedonia with Breckin Meyer
Still from Happyish with Katherine Hahn
Eric Swinderman is an Emmy nominated film and television producer from Lakewood, Ohio. As a filmmaker he has worked with some of the biggest names in Hollywood including Busy Philipps, Gillian Jacobs, Danny Trejo, Breckin Meyer, Emily Kinney and Giselle Eisenberg.
As a producer at ABC, his award winning commercials earned him a distinguished Alpha Award, A ProMaxBDA Award and multiple Emmy nominations.
In 2015, he was honored by his alma mater, Cleveland State University, named one of its 50 Most Fascinating Alumi.
On set with Busy Philipps and Gillian Jacobs
On set with Breckin Meyer and Giselle Eisenberg
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