Beginnings Hollywood provides a firsthand introduction to the experience, skills, and knowledge necessary for the successful pursuit of employment in film and television. Each student receives professional coaching, direction, and feedback exactly as if on-set, advanced training in acting for the screen, positive nutritional and lifestyle guidance, and an insiderís knowledge of the Los Angeles film and television industry.
Luxurious, five-star hotel accommodations in heart of Hollywood, directly adjacent to Academy Awards and Hollywood Walk of Stars. (All rooms assigned strictly by age and gender. Chaperone ratio to students is 4:1.)
Series of small-group professional classes in film and television acting, and individual sessions of one-on-one coaching with feedback from on-set film & television coach for numerous Hollywood film and television stars, directors, and casting directors, including director Ron Howard, director/writer Steven Schwartz, Miley Cyrus, Leelee Sobieski, Mila Kunis, many others.
Direct one-on-one reading and critique with one or more of the foremost casting directors and/or agents in Los Angeles.
Private seminar, question & answer session with current television teen star.
Private backstage educational tours of leading film and television studios in Los Angeles.
Participation in studio audience during live taping of one or more major television series and/or game shows, (pending production schedules and age-appropriate programming).
To help guide you through a typical Hollywood workshop day, we have provided a sample overview of daily classes and activities. Please note that although specific activities, tours, and classes vary slightly from workshop to workshop, the caliber and nature of instruction and education remains constant. Enjoy!
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