[ This class is held in English. ]
“Building a Character for Camera / Strong Audition Self Taping' live from L.A.
Using the American-based Meisner & Method techniques, Kirk Baltz guides you through preparation exercises and feedback for self-tape auditions that stand out. As virtual auditions are more likely to be in our future, the self-tape becomes a major focus in our work.
Four-week series on Wednesdays in August
- When: August 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th, Time: 19:00-21:00 (Europe Time Zone)
- Who: All levels are welcome to participate or observe
- Scenes will be assigned upon registration.
- Class will be streamed via Zoom!
Scenes are from contemporary, American television. Work in English or in German, it is your choice. Scenes and scene partners will be assigned 4 days prior to the start of the course. Sessions are focused on character development, text for auditions & creating strong self-tapes that engage the interest of Casting Directors & Representation.
EARLY BIRD PRICES UNTIL 22nd JULY !
Maximum of 14 participants & 80 observers. Observe the four-week package or individual sessions.
Cost for Participants:
Early-Bird until 22nd July: 150€ Standard | 130€ Returners*
Regular Tickets: 170€ Standard | 150€ Returners*
Cost for Observers:
Per Session: 25€ | Four-week Series: 80€
*World-Timezones: 10am L.A. | 1pm NY | 6pm UK | 7pm EUROPE | 8pm MOSCOW
*Returning Student prices only for students who have participated in at least one of Kirk's Workshops. If you are not entiteled for discount we reserve the right to invoice the regular price.
There is an online stream available for this activity. To participate, take the following steps:
- This studio uses YouTube Live as their streaming provider to online stream their activities. Download the according software or app to your laptop, tablet or smartphone.
- The access to the online stream is available 15 minutes before the start of the activity. You can find the link for the online stream in your online profile under “My bookings / Activities”. With a click on “Go to online stream now” you will be forwarded to the corresponding page and you join the activity online!
While having appeared in over 150 film, TV and stage productions Kirk Baltz has worked with such noted film directors as Paul Thomas Anderson, Chantal Akerman, Warren Beatty, Oliver Stone, John Woo, Kevin Costner, Quentin Tarantino, Taylor Hackford and Deniz Gamez Erguven. He trained extensively with Greg Zittle of The Neighborhood Play House and Sandra Seacat, Tony Greco and Susan Batson, all renowned acting teachers and noted members of NY’s Actor’s Studio. In ’95, Kirk began teaching acting classes in LA and workshops in other major cities across the U.S. and abroad. He continues to offer private coaching in LA as well as online sessions via Skype. He can currently be seen in film festivals across the US and abroad in the critically acclaimed short films The Armoire by Evan Cooper as well as Demon by Caleb Slain. Kirk will be appearing in the upcoming feature The Will O Wisp by Evan Cooper.
|1.||05/08/2020||19:00 - 21:00||Participation Online, CET Time Zone (Europe)||Kirk Baltz|
|2.||05/08/2020||19:00 - 21:00||Observer Online, CET Time Zone (Europe)||Kirk Baltz|
|3.||12/08/2020||19:00 - 21:00||Participation Online, CET Time Zone (Europe)||Kirk Baltz|
|4.||12/08/2020||19:00 - 21:00||Observer Online, CET Time Zone (Europe)||Kirk Baltz|
|5.||19/08/2020||19:00 - 21:00||Participation Online, CET Time Zone (Europe)||Kirk Baltz|
|6.||19/08/2020||19:00 - 21:00||Observer Online, CET Time Zone (Europe)||Kirk Baltz|
|7.||26/08/2020||19:00 - 21:00||Participation Online, CET Time Zone (Europe)||Kirk Baltz|
|8.||26/08/2020||19:00 - 21:00||Observer Online, CET Time Zone (Europe)||Kirk Baltz|
Booking can be cancelled free of charge until 48 hours before start of the first session. After that the course participation is non-refundable.
Returning Student prices only for students who have participated in at least one of Kirk&#39;s Workshops. If you are not entiteled for discount we reserve the right to invoice the regular price.
* All prices including VAT