SAPLINGS

(Ages 9 - 12)

Advanced Acting On Camera

This class allows students to dive deeper into script analysis, character development and scene study and build on the skills they have acquired in FOUNDATIONS OF ACTING ON CAMERA.

 

Through 1 on 1 coaching, self-reflection and class discussions, students will advance their understanding of acting for film and TV. 

Each participant will leave with a minimum of 4 pieces of filmed work from class.

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*** FOUNDATIONS OF/INTRO TO ACTING ON CAMERA or equal experience necessary

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Script to Screen - (Ages 10 - 15)

SUNDAYS 
September 25th - November 27th
(No class October 9th & November 13th)

11:00am - 12:30pm

$295 + tax

In this class students will bring their ideas to life on screen, from concept to creation.

 

Students will collaboratively develop a screenplay which will be cast, filmed and edited to create a short film. 

 

Working as a team students will construct a storyline, write and format their script, develop characters and bring their role to life on camera.

Click HERE to view posters from the previous classes

*Masks are optional*

**Participants MUST sign a model release** 

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On Set Adventures

Monday - Friday 

July 11th - 15th

1:00pm - 4:00pm 

$295 + tax

Lights! Camera! Action! A short film will be developed through teamwork and collaboration.

 

Bring your presence to the big screen by using your imagination. Learn character development, concepts, acting skills, how to build off of ideas.

 

At the end of the week, students will have a screening of their original short film staring them!

 

Come join us for this fast paced week over spring break. Push your boundaries, stretch your creative legs, and fly.​​​​​​​​

Click HERE to view posters from the previous classes

*Masks are optional*

**Participants MUST sign a model release** 

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Foundations Of Acting On Camera

Monday - Friday 

August 15th - 19th

1:00pm - 4:00pm 

$295 + tax

In this class students will learn what it’s like to be on a film and television set.

 

They will understand the essential steps to building a character and learn the fundamentals of memorization through partnered on-camera scene work. They will also recognize film lingo and learn proper on-set etiquette.

Each child will leave the class with 1 headshot and 2 pieces of filmed work from class.

*Masks are optional*

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Acting for Theatre

Monday - Friday 

August 22nd - 26th

9:00am - 12:00pm 

$275 + tax

In this weeklong class, students will get to experience the entire rehearsal to stage process.

 

We focus on the foundations of acting through games & exercises, script memorization, costumes, and character development.

 

Working as part of a cast, your child will bloom with confidence and boast life skills such as public speaking, problem solving and teamwork.

 

A final performance will be filmed and sent home for everyone to enjoy! 

 

*Masks are optional*

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Theatre Acting

SATURDAYS
October 22nd - May 27th

12:30pm - 1:30pm

$699 + tax

This class will focus on articulation, projection, body language and learning the areas of the stage. We will also explore lighting and how it can be used to increase a mood, use sounds to enrich our environment and how to properly use or NOT use props!

 

We will begin character development and tip our toes into scene analysis. We induce “Italians” no, not the language …. a way to help with learning our lines.

*Masks are optional*

  • View Class Schedule HERE

  • View Instalment information HERE

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Musical Theatre

SATURDAYS
October 22nd - May 27th

1:45pm - 2:45pm

$699 + tax

SING! DANCE! ACT! This class puts it all together. We learn to work language with our body language and tell our story with not just words alone.

 

We will learn a few routines that are attached to a scene and take a look at how we can use music to help talk about our feelings. How can we show the audience how happy we are…. or how sad!

*Masks are optional*

  • View Class Schedule HERE

  • View Instalment information HERE

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Fun With Green Screen

WEDNESDAYS
October 12th - December 7th

5:15pm - 6:15pm

$275 + tax

And we mean fun! Come fight your dragon and save the village.

 

Working with only props and a green screen, you will learn how the move while not actually seeing what you’re fighting. 

*Masks are optional*

**This class requires 2 extended days of filming towards the end of the session. Dates TBD.

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Voice Over Technique

TUESDAYS
October 11th - December 6th

4:00pm - 5:00pm

$275 + tax

Learn studio etiquette and how to correctly prepare for voice work. What to do and what NOT to do!

Learn the many different types of voice work:

Commercial, Narrative, Audio Books, Animation, & Gaming.

 

Learn how to audition the voice, not the character!

*Masks are optional*

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