ACTING 104

CLASS DESCRIPTION:

ACTING 104 is one of our foundational acting classes, building on the techniques and approaches students learned in ACTING 101 and ACTING 102, and ACTING 103 (Acting with Emotion).  The focus is on learning to listen and respond, finding a genuine connection with your characters, and bringing more realism and believability to your performances. It’s for students who would like to move their acting to the next level. 

You can take this class just for fun, or as part of our Certificate Program in Acting Fundamentals.

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Class 110130: ACTING 103: THE NEXT STEP Sundays 4pm-6pm - Jan. 2019 dates: 1/6, 1/13, 1/20, 1/27
Instructor: Nils Osmar. Tuition: $150 + $10 reg. fee
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Parking is FREE on the UW campus on Sundays
Maximum: 12 students. Enrolled so far: 0

 

ACTING 102

CLASS DESCRIPTION:

Acting 102 is a follow-up class for students who’ve taken Acting 101 or a similar class, and would like to continue learning and developing their foundation acting skills. We’ll focus on objective (figuring out what our characters want or need), motivation, and backstory. You’ll have fun and take the next steps forward in developing your acting skills. For students 18 and older. You can take this class just for fun, or as part of our Certificate Program in Acting.

How to sign up:

  • ACTING 102 is offered several times a quarter
  • Choose the section you want, and click SIGN ME UP below
  • Planning ahead? See UPCOMING CLASS DATES

SUNDAY CLASS – STARTS IN NOVEMBER

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Class 19285: Acting 102 - Sundays
4pm-6pm - 11/18, 11/25, 12/2, 12/9
Instructor: Nils Osmar. Tuition: $150 + $10 reg. fee
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Max. enrollment: 15. Enrolled so far: 1

"The next step for students who have completed Acting 101 and would like to continue learning..."


SUNDAY CLASS – STARTS IN JANUARY 2019

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Class 30113: Acting 102 - Sundays 4pm-6pm - Jan. 2019: 1/6, 1/13, 1/20, 1/27
Instructor: Nils Osmar. Tuition: $150 + $10 reg. fee
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Maximum: 18. Enrolled so far: 1

 

ACTING 104: ACTING WITH EMOTION

CLASS DESCRIPTION:


In ACTING 104 (also known as ACTING WITH EMOTION), we’ll do some  improv, group exercises and scene work exploring a range of emotions, including anger, fear, love,  happiness, sadness and more, focusing on expanding our range as actors and moving beyond the pretense of emotion.
 

If you are a beginner, please take Acting 101 and Acting 102 first.  For students 18 and older. You can take this class just for fun, or as part of our Certificate Program in Acting Fundamentals.

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CLASS 102938|ACTING 104 – SUNDAYS IN SEPTEMBER:

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102938: Acting 104: Acting with Emotion -
11/18, 12/2, 12/9, 12/16 - 7pm-9pm
Instructor: Nils Osmar. Tuition: $150 + $10 reg fee
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Max. enrollment: 12. Enrolled so far: 1

"In this class, our emphasis is on exploring emotion with a focus on widening the range of emotions that students can feel and express..."

 

LET’S MAKE A MOVIE

CLASS DESCRIPTION:

Want to star in a movie, while learning how films are made? Here’s your chance!  In this class, we’ll create and film a short movie, working together as a group. Everyone in the class who wants to, will be in the film. Important: If you are new to acting, take ACTING 101 before taking this course.

You can take LET’S MAKE A MOVIE just for fun, or as part of our Acting for the Camera certificate program.


17396Sign up now using the link below:

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Class 17396: LET'S MAKE A MOVIE -
Saturdays, 3pm-5pm 11/17, 12/1, 12/8, 12/15
No class on 11/24 due to holiday weekend
IMPORTANT: Last 2 meetings may go as late as 9 pm
Course fee: $150 + $10 registration fee
Location: University of Washington campus
Max. enrollment: 12. Enrolled so far: 3

"Want to star in a movie while learning how films are made? Here’s your chance..."

 

IMPROV 101

CLASS DESCRIPTION:

Looking for IMPROV CLASSES in Seattle that are fun, fast-paced and energetic? This enjoyable introductory class, taught by an instructor with years of experience, is a great place to start. You’ll play, laugh, focus and have fun while learning how to let go of preconceptions and let go of worrying about failure. 

This class can be taken by itself, or applied toward our Certificate Program in Acting Fundamentals

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Class 31137: Improv 101 -
Sat. 12pm-2:30pm: 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10
Inst: Chad O'Bara. Tuition: $150 + $10 reg. fee
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Min: 6. Max: 12. Enrolled so far: 4

"A fun, fast-paced introduction to improvisational acting..."

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STAND UP COMEDY

 CLASS DESCRIPTION: 

In three class sessions followed by a public performance, students will learn to learn to unleash their inner funny with confidence and skill.  Seattle has a booming stand-up comedy community, so there will be lots of opportunity to continue to use what you learn even after the class has concluded. 


  • Learn the basics of stand-up comedy!
  • A fun, supportive, hands-on class
  • You’ll create original material, explore the business-side of stand-up, and have the opportunity to perform at a comedy club in front of a real audience. 
  • This is your chance to make a dream come true and get a head start if you choose to pursue comedy further. 
  • There are three classes in a classroom and then a performance at the Comedy Underground in downtown Seattle.

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Class #17427: COMEDY – Wednesdays
January 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2018. 7pm-9:30 pm. May sometimes run late.
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
First 3 meetings: University of Washington campus: Seattle branch
Final meeting (performance) is in a comedy club
Max. enrollment: 22. Enrolled so far: 0

THE FALL 2018 CLASS IS FULL. A new section will be scheduled soon. Please check back!

 

AUDITIONING 101

CLASS DESCRIPTION:

In this class, you’ll learn:

  • Where to find auditions in the Seattle area
  • How to identify roles that would be good for YOU to audition for (and roles to avoid)
  • How to increase your odds of actually getting cast
  • How to prepare for an audition
  • The six things you should always bring to every audition
  • Audition etiquette: how to make a good, not bad, first impression
  • How to identify your type and age range (and why both matter)
  • The differences between stage auditions and camera auditions
  • How to find the “good” acting agencies, and avoid the scams
  • How to get professional-quality headshots taken at an affordable price
  • How to write a good acting resume, whether you’re experienced or a beginner.
  • How to do cold reads (sight reads)
  • You can take this class just for fun, or as part of our Certificate Program in Acting Fundamentals

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17407 / AUDITIONING 1-DAY WORKSHOP

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Class #17407: Auditioning 101 - Sat. 11/24 - 10am-12pm
Nils Osmar, instructor - Tuition: $25 + $10 reg. fee
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Max. enrollment: 12. Enrolled so far: 2

"Where to find auditions in the Seattle area, and how to
increase your odds of actually getting cast..."