NEW! INTRO TO ACTING FOR FILM & TV - 4 Week On-Camera Class with Lorrie Odom, Professional Actress and Acting Coach!

Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 11:00am

This event is in the past.

Have you always wanted to be in front of the camera? In this beginner class you will learn the basics of on-camera acting with NYC actress and Coach Lorrie Odom. You will focus on specofoc techniques for on-camera acting through exercises in observation, listening, Imagination, and improvisation.

For this one night intensive, Lorrie will select sides for you to prepare based on your headshot and fully completed MY INFO section in your AC account. The event will start off with an informative Q&A, followed by your presentation of the scene with a reader on-camera in a group. Be prepared to take feedback and adjustments.

Assignments will be emailed 1-3 days in advance from sides@actorsconnection.com. Please bring in TWO copies of your sides - one for you, and one for your reader to EACH CLASS (with the reader's lines highlighted). 

Always bring a hardcopy of your headshot/resume to class for feedback purposes. 

Scenes will be recorded on-camera and made available to you within one week. An email notification will be sent from videos@actorsconnection.com when the clips are available to view and download from your AC account. Videos are for educational purposes only and are NOT to be posted on YouTube, Facebook, or any other public viewing site. Please note: Occasionally technical issues do occur, as a result video clips are a courtesy, not a guarantee. 

**Please keep in mind that all programs at Actors Connection are for educational and professional development purposes. Participating in any class or event is not a promise of employment.**

You will learn:

- How to break down and analyze a script

- Eye-lines and where to look during your scene

- How to work with (and work off) a reader 

- Audition Technique and how to calm your nerves 

- How to Create, Develop, and Portray BELIEVABLE characters 

Who this class is for:

- Anyone who wants to learn how to act

- People curious about acting for TV/film

- Background actors who want to book speaking roles

-Anyone transitioning from stage to TV/Film

For all four classes, you'll be shooting scenes with a reader to view after class with extensive feedback.

Limited to 14 actors.

Please upload your headshot, fill out your profile and create your resume in your Actors Connection profile registration.

Lorrie Odom

Lorrie Odom is a Howard University graduate and has been an actress in NYC for the past 20 years. She is currently recurring on HULU's original series SHUT EYE, Season 2 opposite star Isabella Rossellini and can currently be seen on NETFLIX in the film KINGS opposite Oscar Winner Halle Berry.

Lorrie's upcoming Films Include: ISN'T IT ROMANTIC opposite Rebel Wilson, BUFFALOED opposite Zoey Deutch, and BODY CAM opposite Mary J. Blige.

Previous TV credits Include: FRIENDS FROM COLLEGE opposite Keegan-Michael Key, SCANDAL, QUEEN SUGAR, GOTHAM, MR.ROBOT, PERSON OF INTEREST, THE BLACKLIST, GIRLS, VEEP, LAW & ORDER: SVU, and HOMELAND.

Please click this link to view Lorrie's current, recent and past projects!

For the past 4 years Lorrie has coached & prepared numerous actors for successful television and film auditions as Actors Connection's Self Tape Guru!

Meets

Tuesday, January 14, 202011:00 am
Tuesday, January 21, 202011:00 am
Tuesday, January 28, 202011:00 am
Tuesday, February 4, 202011:00 am

The following disclaimer is provided specifically at the request of and in accordance with SAG/AFTRA: Seminars or classes are for educational purposes only and will not secure or provide opportunity for employment in the field or representation by an agent or casting director.