You are here: Home » Classes

OUR CLASSES

When she goes on auditions, Kaitlyn uses everything you taught her in the workshop. She went on her second audition two days after completing your workshop and booked the job. She feels she booked the commercial because of the guidance you gave her. Her “back to school” commercial for Target starts airing next week. In fact two of your students are in that spot!
Kory Hittelman, parent

Questions?

Please give us a call: 818-997-7792 or send us an email: info@janjonworkshops.com. You may also use our message form on the contact page.

Advanced On-Camera Audition Workshop for Children


Audition Techniques for Film, TV and Advanced Commercial Copy

Prerequisite: Our 4-week Commercial Workshop.

This 4-week class, for ages 8-16, teaches audition techniques for features, episodic TV and, yes, commercials. Why include commercials? Many ads these days are shot to seem like a scene from an indie film, feature, movie trailer or sit-com. Audition techniques for these spots are very similar to techniques used in auditions for features or TV.

CLASS STRUCTURE:


  • Tools to help your child go into each audition with confidence.
  • Script Analysis.
  • Camera technique: Working in close-up and getting your eyes off the page. Seamlessly handling the sides at an audition.
  • Putting personality in the scene and bringing the character to life.
  • Finding the humor in the scene.
  • Finding the important event in the scene.
  • Creating a connection with the casting person at the audition.
  • Students work a minimum of three times on-camera each Sunday.
  • TV & Film auditions are one-on-one with the casting director. So, all theatrical material in the class will be solo pieces. The commercial copy will be challenging and cover a variety of formats.
  • All material is hand-picked to expand each actor’s range.


CLASS FACTS:


LOCATION: The Young Actors Space, 5918 Van Nuys Boulevard, Van Nuys, CA 91401, between Burbank and Oxnard Streets. There is ample parking in front of the facility.

MEETING TIMES: Class meets for 4 consecutive Sundays, 4 PM to 6:30 PM.

COST: $225 (payment plans available). Payment can be by check, money order or credit card through Pay Pal. There will be a slight service charge if using Pay Pal. We offer a 5% sibling discount.

LIMITED ENROLLMENT: No more than 12 per class.

PAY NOW WITH PAY PAL:

Advanced On-Camera Audition Workshop for Children


To Sign Up or Get More Information, call: 818-997-7792