"WORK AND LIFE by the TECHNIQUE of MEISNER with SOFYA SKYA"
STAGE No. 1 "PASSING CASTING AND WORK ON CAMERA" (1 MONTH).
This is a minimal starting programme, which consists of eight educational stages of the author's training course "WORK AND LIFE by the TECHNIQUE of MEISNER with SOFYA SKYA". Each of which is aimed at a full immersion into the profession of an actor. Honing the techniques of the craft and expanding the comfort zone of a multifaceted personality that the profession of an actor is based on.
This stage of the course is aimed at those who spend a lot of time learning the script, "fail castings", feel fear or discomfort in front of the camera, and also "feel the block" during a public performance when working with a large audience.
As part of the course for beginner and professional actors,Sofya Skya will illustrate the methods of working in front of the camera; she will analyse the most common acting mistakes on set, and through practical work with participants, will help to reveal everyone's talent potential, regardless of the level of training. Identifying individuality and eliminating blocks and constraints, she will reveal which tools will help win the adoration and the attention of the viewer.
Participants of the course step into the active training of the emotional background. Working not only with the visual manner of presenting the role, but also with the internal factors like personal growth training; bringing up fears, blocks and complexes imposed by standards and stereotypes of the society. And according to the author of the course, it significantly improves the quality of the acting and the ability to convey your chosen image.
During STAGE No. 1 "PASSING CASTING AND WORK ON CAMERA" the participants will get acquainted and work with the main genres such as:
Thanks to Sofya Skya's approach to changing genres and the individual attention to each participant, the students will have an opportunity to virtually transform themselves – radically changing the role. At the same time, they will have the opportunity to observe and to evaluate the nature of the actor within them. Through special exercises focused on exploration of fictional circumstances, step by step, each of the participants will learn how to switch between emotions like a gearbox. This skill will unlock the students' ability to feel, to balance and to accurately convey the desired emotion.
As part of the program, the students will also undergo emotional preparation using the Meisner's method, which focuses on relationships and the integrity of work with a partner in any given scene. The purpose of this exercise is the repetition of obscure imaginary circumstances, honing the mastery of immersing yourself in a fictional reality; and the interaction – establishing a connection with a partner to the level where the acquired skills can be applied towards working with a script.
In the subsequent stages, designed to improve the level of acting,Sofya Skya will teach you how to think like a professional on set while managing yourself, your emotions and your feelings. Be prepared to react in any circumstances of your role, and to improvise with a partner and the film crew in any given conditions, as you are developing the personality of the character.
During this course you will also have the opportunity to consolidate all the knowledge gained in the framework of the master class "PASSING CASTING TO CALLBACK", having have mastered the techniques for casting and working with a script.
At the end of the session with the RAS VIDEO PRODUCTION team and your mentor the Hollywood actress Sofya Skya – you will be able to create a personal video showreel for subsequent casting in a professional environment. This quality presentation product will create a competent first impression of you and your talent with the casting agents, film producers and directors.
You can also shoot an optional documentary as a presentation of your acting talent.
Each participant is guaranteed an unforgettably immersive experience, the professional knowledge and the result - in the form of self-confidence!
During the final exam at the end of the course you will have a wonderful opportunity to compare yourself "Before" and "After".
THE PURPOSE OF THE MASTER CLASS:
✓ Uncover an inside look at the profession of an actor;
✓ Get to know the founder of the "Acting Language";
✓ Master the acting techniques (key techniques) in shorter periods of time than the conventional theatre education;
✓ Unlock additional knowledge for those who already have a formal theatrical education behind them but want to improve their technique and skills;
✓ Uncover the hidden acting skills and learn to apply this new knowledge in the professional or personal life;
✓ Restore the emotional background through special emotional preparation exercises designed to work with the imagination;
✓ Work through the fear of working in front of the camera;
✓ Learn to work with a partner on set using the technique of "Repetition";
✓ Master the "from a partner" technique of work, learn how to enter the character and not be distracted by the camera during filming, learn to correctly connect with the viewer;
✓ Learn to interact with the director and film crew;
✓ Learn about the nature of the actor within you
✓ Learn how to pass castings using the Call-Back technique;
✓ Find out how to properly do the castings;
✓ Learn to work with the script (work with pauses);
✓ Learn to choose the personality for your character;
✓ Perfect the style of execution;
✓ Flawless Self-presentation;
✓ Expand your comfort zone, get rid of blocks and complexes
The pre-registration for the course is now open so you can book over the phone +7 495 185 58 80
* Please be prepared to undergo a preliminary interview, as the number of members in the group is limited..