About Nils Osmar

Nils Osmar was born in Alaska, and grew up in a wilderness area on the southern coast. He now lives in Seattle. He has made his living in the arts for over thirty years, working as a writer, visual artist, teacher, and filmmaker. He currently teaches through the University of Washington's ASUW Experimental College. He is the Director of an independent educational program, Classesandworkshops.com, which offers courses in visual, written and performing arts in Seattle, Washington.

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ACTING CERTIFICATES

Rekindle School has two certificate programs:

  1. ACTING FUNDAMENTALS CERTIFICATE
  2. ACTING INTENSIVE CERTIFICATE
 ACTING FUNDAMENTALS CERTIFICATE: 

To earn this certificate, take the SIX classes below. All can be taken on Sundays, and also on some weekdays.

  1. ACTING 101: BEGINNING ACTING 
  2. ACTING 102: INTERMEDIATE ACTING 
  3. ACTING 103: CHARACTER ACTING 
  4. ACTING 104: EXPANDING OUR EMOTIONAL RANGE 
  5. ACTING 105: ACTING FOR THE CAMERA
  6. LET’S MAKE A MOVIE

NOTE: LET’S MAKE A MOVIE can be applied to both certificates, if taken more than once) (different movies are filmed each quarter)

If you would like to earn the certificate, but can’t attend one of the classes on the list, or have already taken a similar class (for example, folks who’s taken Acting 101 elsewhere might start out with 102), we can help you find a class to substitute it. Just email us and we’ll help you figure it out.


 ACTING INTENSIVE CERTIFICATE

To earn this certificate, take any SIX of the classes on the list below: 

  1. ACTING INTENSIVE: MEET THE FAMILY
  2. ACTING INTENSIVE: COPS, THUGS AND CRIMINALS
  3. ACTING INTENSIVE: THE 48 HOUR FILMMAKING EXPERIENCE
  4. ACTING INTENSIVE: ACTING IN COMMERCIALS
  5. ACTING INTENSIVE: SCENE STUDY FOR ON-CAMERA ACTING
  6. ACTING INTENSIVE: AUDITIONING WORKSHOP
  7. IMPROV 101
  8. LET’S MAKE A MOVIE (Applies to both certificates, if taken more than once) (different movies are filmed each quarter)

  • Many students take LET’S MAKE A MOVIE and our other film courses repeatedly, to get more material for their actor reels.
  • Different movies are made every time it’s offered.
  • If you take our film classes more than once, you can apply them to both certificates.

 

MARCH 2020

STARTS SUN. MARCH 1: ACTING 101


STARTS SUN. MARCH 1: ACTING 102


STARTS SUN. MARCH 1: ACTING 103


STARTS SUN. MARCH 1: ACTING 105: “ACTING FOR THE CAMERA”


STARTS MONDAY MARCH 2: ACTING 103: “CHARACTER ACTING”


STARTS WED. MARCH 4: ACTING 101


STARTS SUN. MARCH 8: VOICEOVER 101

  • Sundays 10 a.m.-12 p.m. 3/8, 3/15, 3/22, 3/29
  • Open for enrollment! More info – sign up now

STARTS SUN. MARCH 8: ACCENTS FOR ACTORS

  • Sundays 1 p.m.-3 p.m. 3/8, 3/15, 3/22, 3/29
  • Open for enrollment! More info – sign up now

STARTS SAT. MARCH 14: DRAWING FOR ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS

  • 3/14, 3/21, 3/28, 4/4. 10 am-12 p.m
  • Open for enrollment! More info – sign up now

STARTS SAT. MARCH 14: ACTING INTENSIVE: “MEET THE FAMILY”

  • 3/14, 3/21, 3/28, 4/4. 12:30 pm-2:30 pm
  • Open for enrollment! More info – sign up now

STARTS SAT. MARCH 14: ACTING INTENSIVE: “COPS, THUGS AND CRIMINALS”

  • 3/14, 3/21, 3/28, 4/4. 3 pm-5 pm.
  • Open for enrollment! More info – sign up now
STARTS SATURDAY MARCH 28: OIL PAINTING FOR BEGINNERS


STARTS SUNDAY MARCH 29: ACTING 102

  • Sundays, 3/29, 4/5, 4/12, 4/19 – 11 A.M.-1 P.M.
  • Open for enrollment! More info – sign up now

 


STARTS SUN. MARCH 29: ACTING 104

  • Sundays, 3/29, 4/5, 4/12, 4/19 – 1:15 pm-3:15 pm
  • Open for enrollment! More info – sign up now

 

STARTS SUNDAY MARCH 29: LET’S MAKE A MOVIE 

  • Sundays, 3/29, 4/5, 4/12, 4/19 –
  • First two meetings: 3:30 pm-5:30 pm
  • Last two meetings: 3:30 pm-8:30 pm
  • Open for enrollment! More info – sign up now

STARTS ON MONDAY MARCH 30: SCREENWRITING 101