Class 2 Videos & Homework

I see how bad you want to improve your on camera skills.  I think this week there has been some nice growth.  Let's keep it going....

Here's some homework to help you practice over the 2 weeks. 

  • Your homework is to identify what worked in your video.  3 things at least.  
  • Then to Tape and post both scenes back to back.  Scene 1 and 2.  you have 2 weeks to do it.   Its' fine to use a iphone. Work in groups.  Upload from a computer to youtube. Unlisted.  Send me the links.  
  • Also watch everyone else work.  Share your 1. thing you learn from each person and 1 thing they could improve upon in your email to me.

The terms to use when you are identifying what worked should ONLY be what comes from what we have worked on.  Opening beat, closing beat, objective, obstacles, listening, beats and transitions, history & personalization. Moment to moment. 

OVERALL.... is the person living the story of the scene. Relating to the environment, 

2014 Is HERE

This video is about Purchase week 1. Download your work from Vimeo to keep is safe.  I do delete old ish from time to time. 

Lovely to meet you all.


First  class was cool.  Next time we should have the proper set up.  Edward R.  Thank you. 


Here are notes from class 

Homework. Note how you did prepared you're seeing today. And record and email me your retake of the Novak scene.  SUBMIT YOUR NOVAK scene to .  That way everyone in the class can see your work.  Thank you.




Homework October 30th

Please prepare as if you are coming to an audition.   You must pick an early scene.  One of the first scenes that your character has.  Not the later  scenes.

Women may prepare Oliva or Quinn. 

Men may prepare Steven, Harrison, or Sully. 

Make sure to analyze your scene and do all the back story work.    You must use the dialogue exactly as written.  You may use the script during the audition.  Be very familiar with it.

In the book Haber book, please read to support the work we have been doing in class today.