NEW! HANDS UP! ON-CAMERA TV PUPPETEERING ONE NIGHT INTENSIVE WITH PAUL LIBERTI, PROFESSIONAL PUPPETEER/JIM HENSON MUPPETS AND PRO VOICE ACTOR

Monday, February 11, 2019, 6:00pm

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If you ever wanted to go behind the scenes of TV Puppeteering, now is your chance!

Experience the techniques of this magical and exciting business from the beginning. From the simplest of exercises to the very complex.

This One Night Intensive Class offers specific exercises for the beginning on camera puppeteer--to gain the skills needed to advance to a professional level.  

 

Work on puppet improv - on camera

- Practice proper puppet (Muppet style) lip-sync techniques

-Learn how to use a ‘non-flipped' monitor

-Learn how to make a puppet come to life on camera!

On top of that, you'll also learn secrets and tips every all taught to bring you up to speed as a professional puppeteer!!! (not to mention you will have a BLAST!!!) Even more exciting is the fact that you'll re-create some of the Muppets most memorable moments in class...so that you can actually get inside the movement.

Paul Liberti had his first professional puppet work with Jim & Jane Henson in 1984 and has worked for Nickelodeon, Noggin, PBS, MTV, VH1, Muppet Babies Live, Muppet Show On Tour, and more. His students have gone on to work on Nickelodeon, Disney, Noggin, PBS, Avenue Q, and Sesame Street and more! This class will fill up as there are very few classes like this offered anywhere! "See you in class!!! (Are you excited??? I am!!)" -Paul Liberti

Limited to 12 actors.

Paul Liberti

Paul Liberti currently teaches competitive classes in Los Angeles and NYC and Nationally for SAG/AFTRA Foundation in independently in Commercial VO, Audio Book Narration, Video Game Character work and Animation. He also teaches Accents for Actors - for Animation, Voice Actors, Film Actors, Broadway and London's West End Theater, and Regional Theater with recent shows like Disney's Frozen, USA Network - Falling Water, The National Theater's - One Night in Miami, Greater Tuna, Anastasia, My Fair Lady, Brigadoon. 

Paul also teaches annually to graduating University students from across the nation - Memphis, Western Michigan University, Oakland University and many others. 

Paul has booked hundreds of voiceover spots and animated series including Pokémon, Blue's Clues, Noggin's, Pinky Dinky Doo, Saturday Night Live Cartoons and Sesame Street.

He is currently the voice of Curious George & the Man in the Yellow Hat www.curiousgeorge.com. He has narrated for Scholastic, Nickelodeon, Tavoli Entertainment and the Audie Award winning series Goosebumps by R.L Stine. Mr. Liberti has also performed on Broadway, Broadway tours as well as film and TV, including The Daily Show, SNL TV's Funhouse, Showtime's Cartoon President, PBS, Nickelodeon, Showtime and more.
 

Meets

Monday, February 11, 20196:00 pm

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.