How to express character through behaviour in the very first moments of a scene. How to capture the attention of your audience and create mystery.
Status is an expression of power and hierarchy. Find how and why a character may shift in their status relationship, and ways to express this effortlessly. How status works can give your audience increased empathy for your character.
The emotional life of your character is the heart of their transitions. Practice techniques to express the attitudes and emotion of characters, and to change them, so that the transition feels emotionally motivated, narratively justified & authentic.
How to identify and maximize impact of tilts in scripted scenes, be they commercial, principal or lead roles.
Week 5 – 7
On Camera Scenework
Using short scripted scenes, we will crack them open using the improv techniques we’ve explored and find ways to build authentic turning points into any scene.
THE CHALLENGE OF AUDITIONING FOR TV MOVIES
Perform some of our favourite work from the course for a panel of guests