Ready to jump start your on-camera acting career? This is the place to begin. This course is the foundation for Vagabond’s three-level on-camera program designed to help you become a confident actor in front of the camera.
This course is ideal for:
New college graduates
Adult actors wanting to expand their skill set
Any actor wanting to refresh their on-camera skill set
Over the 6-week Level 1 curriculum, you’ll learn:
Audition technique for both commercial and small film/TV roles
Who’s who in film/TV casting in Chicago
How film/TV acting is different from theatre acting
How to analyze scripts for the information you need for a successful audition
The difference between the wide variety of on-camera copy you’ll receive as an actor in Chicago, including: commercials, day player roles (under-5 roles for television), small film roles, industrials, and more.
You’ll work on-camera every day of the class and receive notes from your instructor. You’ll also gain valuable insights as you watch your classmates work and build your skills by hearing their notes as well.
**A note on our waitlists: If a class is sold out, we HIGHLY recommend you join the waitlist. Folks on the waitlist get in all the time to classes. Additionally, if we have the demand, we might open up additional sections of a class and the waitlist always gets first dibs on those. Waitlists work!
This class will be hosted on Zoom video conferencing platform. You will receive an email 30 minutes before class starts with a link to the class and access instructions. We recommend you make sure your device is up to date and meets all system requirements before class.