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Improvisation Class

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ATTENTION ACTORS:
You NEED to study Improvisation!
For actors, and even models, improvisation is the ultimate teaching tool. Acting is all about
reacting – responding naturally to what has been said or done onstage. Since acting is reacting,
there is nothing that will build your acting skills faster than improv. In a scripted scene
your character’s reactions have already been mapped out. In an improv scene it’s all up to you.

EVERY actor needs to take an improvisation class. It is KEY in building confidence, creativity, the

Contact Person: 
Brian
Posted Email: 
Brian@jrpnewengland.com
Start Date: 
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 6:30pm

TWO Acclaimed & Empowering Workshops with former ICM Agent & Award Winning Filmmaker Jim Jermanok!

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Cost: 
$99, $149, or $199 for both, plus 10% early bird discount until Jan 22!

We are excited to share the news that former ICM Agent and acclaimed award-winning director/producer Jim Jermanok is returning to Boston to distill 25 years of professional film and entertainment experience into two distinct nuts & bolts, bottom-line, no bull, empowering workshops. Don't miss out!

Two valuable entertainment and film career training opportunities:
1) Successful Producing & Financing: Making Your Film Happen! -- Saturday FEB 2
2) Beyond the Craft: What You Need to DO to Make a Living Creatively -- Sunday FEB 3

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Contact Person: 
Erica Derrickson
Posted Email: 
ericaderricka@gmail.com
Start Date: 
Saturday, February 2, 2013 10:00am

Lighten Up: Doing More with Less without Compromise

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Cost: 
99.00

This workshop will showcase new lighting and power generation technology, like the Honda EU6500is and EB10000 generators, the Arrimax M40 & M18 HMIs, Arri & Litepanel LED Fresnels, and the Kino Flo Tegra and Parabeam fixtures. Together, this new technology makes it possible to operate more and brighter lights on portable Honda generators and house power than has ever been possible before – eliminating the need for dangerous tie-ons or expensive diesel generators.

Posted Email: 
info@aptxl.com
Start Date: 
Saturday, February 16, 2013 9:00am

Video Lighting Design Workshop

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Cost: 
99.00

There are lots of books and workshops about “proper” techniques for lighting video, but how far we can push the limits of technology is a much more interesting topic. This one-day workshop with noted Focal Press Author and ETCP trainer Richard Cadena will explore the lines and limits of lighting video using state-of-the-art technology including LEDs and automated lighting.

Posted Email: 
info@aptxl.com
Start Date: 
Sunday, February 10, 2013 10:00am

Intro to Screenwriting Class

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Cost: 
$430 for Grub street Member, $455 for non-members

Introduction to Screenwriting: Section B

10 Tuesdays from 6:30-9:30pm at Grub Street headquarters. Begins January 15th.

Contact Person: 
Rowan Beaird
Posted Email: 
rowan@grubstreet.org
Start Date: 
Tuesday, January 15, 2013 6:30pm

Nail That Audition!

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Cost: 
$149.00

Instructor: Angela Peri, Award-winning casting director and owner of Boston Casting

Adults Nail That Audition Workshop:
Saturday, January 19, 2013
Time: 10:00am-2:00pm

Teens/Kids Nail That Audition Workshop:
Ages: 8-17
Saturday, January 26, 2013
Time: 10:00am – 2:00pm

Contact Person: 
Brittany Shapiro or Nikki Balekjian
Posted Email: 
mpi@bostoncasting.com
Start Date: 
Saturday, January 19, 2013 10:00am

ACTING FOR FILM INTENSIVE by CARTER THOR STUDIOS EAST

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Cost: 
Number of Students: Max 20, Minimum 12. Full Participants: $280 Auditors: $140

Carter Thor Studios East: Boston is excited to announce that the next two day ACTING FOR FILM INTENSIVE weekend workshop is happening on December 8th and 9th, 2012.

ABOUT THE INTENSIVE WORKSHOP:

Our intensive two-day workshops introduce the student to the CTSE approach to film acting as is similar to our ongoing classes. Participants are paired up by the coach and assigned a scene. They rehearse with their partners and present the first work of the scene on Saturday. The coach will give them notes, which they will incorporate into their second work on Sunday.

Contact Person: 
Jennifer Emmaline, City Manager
Posted Email: 
thoreastboston@gmail.com
Start Date: 
Sunday, December 9, 2012 10:00am

ACTING FOR FILM INTENSIVE by CARTER THOR STUDIOS EAST

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Cost: 
Number of Students: Max 20, Minimum 12. Full Participants: $280 Auditors: $140

Carter Thor Studios East: Boston is excited to announce that the next two day ACTING FOR FILM INTENSIVE weekend workshop is happening on December 8th and 9th, 2012.

ABOUT THE INTENSIVE WORKSHOP:

Our intensive two-day workshops introduce the student to the CTSE approach to film acting as is similar to our ongoing classes. Participants are paired up by the coach and assigned a scene. They rehearse with their partners and present the first work of the scene on Saturday. The coach will give them notes, which they will incorporate into their second work on Sunday.

Contact Person: 
Jennifer Emmaline, City Manager
Posted Email: 
thoreastboston@gmail.com
Start Date: 
Saturday, December 8, 2012 10:00am

Intro to Final Cut Pro 7

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Cost: 
$60

Learn how to organize your production and edit your video footage using Final Cut Pro 7 software. Includes graphics, transitions, filters, and audio sweetening. Four sessions. Wednesdays, November 28, December 5, 12, 19 from 7:00 to 9:00pm. Call 617-628-8826 for more information and to reserve a spot in this small class. Computers and software provided.

Contact Person: 
Wendy Blom
Posted Email: 
info@access-scat.org
Start Date: 
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 7:00pm

Sound Devices Systems: A hands on look at work flows using the Pix 240i, Pix 260, and the 664 Mixer

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Cost: 
FREE

At this work shop you will be presented with two setups, one for your use on location and a second for more set or event style shoot. Each setup will allow you to explore the different advantages of the Sound Devices Pix 240i, the new Pix 260 and 664 Mixer. In the location setup we will explore how using the Pix 240i and the 664 together you can streamline your work flow from the capturing of the sound through delivery to post, as well as transcription or dailies.

Contact Person: 
JC
Posted Email: 
RSVP@talamas.com
Start Date: 
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 10:00am

Green Screen Work Shop

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Cost: 
Free

From 10:00 a.m. to noon
November 20th

Green Screen studio workshop, for film makers, photographers, advertising and marketing professionals. Try it out. Bring your camera. We will have models here.

RSVP please. more info on our web site

Contact Person: 
Lenore Bavota
Posted Email: 
lenore@wvsglobal.com
Start Date: 
Tuesday, November 20, 2012 10:00am

Film & Television Martial Arts Training

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Event Location: 
Cost: 
$239.00 for eight one-hour sessions

In the competitive world of acting, performers with the ability to execute complicated fighting techniques are in high demand. Action movies are the biggest box-office, highest star powered movies being made. A director seeks out an actor, first and foremost, to bring a character to life. But a working knowledge of how to perform in a fight scene can be the difference between getting the job or being just another pretty face.

Contact Person: 
Chip Perro
Posted Email: 
sensei@perrokarate.com
Start Date: 
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 5:30pm

Kids and Teens On-Camera Auditioning Master Workshop with LA/NH Talent Manager, Behtany Constance

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Event Location: 
Cost: 
$99.00

Ages: 9 -17

Instructor: Bethany Constance, LA/New England Talent Manager

Workshop: Saturday, October 27, 2012

Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm

Price: $99

Do you want to improve your acting skills? Do you want to make yourself marketable? With accomplished LA/New England talent manager, Bethany Constance as the instructor, this is the workshop for you!

Contact Person: 
Brittany Shapiro
Posted Email: 
mpi@bostoncasting.com
Start Date: 
Saturday, October 27, 2012 1:00pm

Voice Over Weekend Workshop: Inside and Outside the Booth

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Event Location: 
Cost: 
$199.00

Instructor: Sonny Dufault

Weekend Workshop: Saturday, November 3rd and Sunday, November 4th, 2012

Time: 10:00am – 2:00pm

Location: Bristol Recording Studios, 169 Mass Ave, Boston, MA 02115

Learn all about the voice-over business, from technique to marketing and everything in between. This workshop will prepare you to audition for all sorts of voice over productions such as commercials, narrations, book readings, public service announcements, etc. In addition, this workshop will give you the experience of working in a real audition setting of a professional recording studio.

Contact Person: 
Brittany Shapiro
Posted Email: 
mpi@bostoncasting.com
Start Date: 
Saturday, November 3, 2012 10:00am

Boston Accent Reduction Workshop

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Event Location: 
Cost: 
$149.00

Instructors: Marjorie Feinstein-Whittaker and Wendy Wiberg

One Day Workshop: Sunday, October 28, 2012

Time: 10:00am – 3:00pm

Contact Person: 
Brittany Shapiro
Posted Email: 
mpi@bostoncasting.com
Start Date: 
Sunday, October 28, 2012 10:00am

BEYOND THE CRAFT: How to be proactive and take charge of your creative career!

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Cost: 
$99

BEYOND THE CRAFT: How to be proactive and take charge of your creative career!

A Workshop by Former ICM Agent & Award-Winning Filmmaker Jim Jermanok

Saturday, October 20, 10:00am until 2:00pm @ C.P. Casting

This is an acclaimed and intense 4-hour workshop for working and aspiring actors, writers, directors, key crew, singers, comedians, journalists, authors, designers, musicians, artists, producers and entrepreneurs. It's a bottom line, no bull and insider's approach to doing what you need to do to make a living creatively in this economic age.

http://www.cpcasting.com

Contact Person: 
Matt Bouldry
Posted Email: 
matt@cpcasting.com
Start Date: 
Saturday, September 29, 2012 2:00pm

The Sony DMPC "On-Location" Tour featuring the F65 CineAlta digital motion picture camera

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Cost: 
FREE

This very special event takes Sony's training of the groundbreaking F65 CineAlta™ digital motion picture camera -- and the production workflows supporting it -- to you. You'll get real world training with the F65 and a comprehensive overview of the technology, workflows, and screening that make up the Sony DMPC experience.

Sony's DMPC "On Location" tour will be a one-stop learning destination for:

-F65 Camera training
-On-set, Near Set and Dailies workflow explanation
-Overview of 3rd Party Solutions
-4K and HD content viewing
-And so much more

Contact Person: 
JC
Posted Email: 
RSVP@talamas.com
Start Date: 
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 6:00pm

Mitch Jacobson's MultiCamP - A Multi-Camera Live Stream Workshop

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Event Location: 

Registration is now open for MulticamP.tv, renowned director, editor and author Mitch Jacobson's seven city, two-day cutting-edge workshop in multi-camera live streaming technology. The workshop is based on his successful textbook, Mastering Multicamera Techniques: From Pre Production to Editing and Deliverables (Focal Press) and introduces techniques in next generation multi-camera streaming technology with integrated social media functionality.
Register here for the Boston Workshop held at Rule Boston Camera on Saturday and Sunday, October 13 and 14.

Posted Email: 
events@rule.com
Start Date: 
Saturday, October 13, 2012 10:00am

Future Media Concepts - FOCUS Workshop: "Using Social Media to Promote Web Videos with Alexandra Gebhardt"

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Cost: 
$395

Future Media Concepts is pleased to introduce a series of one day training workshops on production and post production topics. The new FOCUS Workshops are designed for producers and post production professionals who wish to delve deep into specific topics of interest to maximize their efficiency and creativity and to gain valuable skills and tips they can apply to their very next projects.

Contact Person: 
Carol
Posted Email: 
carolynl@fmctraining.com
Start Date: 
Friday, December 7, 2012 10:00am

Future Media Concepts - FOCUS Workshop: "Green Screen Techniques: Production to Delivery with Douglas Spotted Eagle"

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Cost: 
$395

Future Media Concepts is pleased to introduce a series of one day training workshops on production and post production topics. The new FOCUS Workshops are designed for producers and post production professionals who wish to delve deep into specific topics of interest to maximize their efficiency and creativity and to gain valuable skills and tips they can apply to their very next projects.

Contact Person: 
Carol
Posted Email: 
carolynl@fmctraining.com
Start Date: 
Tuesday, December 4, 2012 10:00am

Future Media Concepts - FOCUS Workshop: "Shooting, Lighting and Conducting Interviews with Douglas Spotted Eagle"

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Cost: 
$395

Future Media Concepts is pleased to introduce a series of one day training workshops on production and post production topics.

The new FOCUS Workshops are designed for producers and post production professionals who wish to delve deep into specific topics of interest to maximize their efficiency and creativity and to gain valuable skills and tips they can apply to their very next projects.

Contact Person: 
Carol
Posted Email: 
carolynl@fmctraining.com
Start Date: 
Monday, December 3, 2012 10:00am

Future Media Concepts - FOCUS Workshop: "Photoshop for Video with YanShvalb"

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Cost: 
$395

Future Media Concepts is pleased to introduce a series of one day training workshops on production and post production topics.

The new FOCUS Workshops are designed for producers and post production professionals who wish to delve deep into specific topics of interest to maximize their efficiency and creativity and to gain valuable skills and tips they can apply to their very next projects.

Contact Person: 
Carol
Posted Email: 
carolynl@fmctraining.com
Start Date: 
Friday, October 26, 2012 10:00am

Future Media Concepts - FOCUS Workshop: "DSLR Shooting and Workflow with Yan Shvalb"

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Cost: 
$395

Future Media Concepts is pleased to introduce a series of one day training workshops on production and post production topics.

The new FOCUS Workshops are designed for producers and post production professionals who wish to delve deep into specific topics of interest to maximize their efficiency and creativity and to gain valuable skills and tips they can apply to their very next projects.

Contact Person: 
Carol
Posted Email: 
carolynl@fmctraining.com
Start Date: 
Thursday, October 25, 2012 10:00am

Future Media Concepts - FOCUS Workshop: "Image Manipulation with Jason Paruta"

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Cost: 
$395

Future Media Concepts is pleased to introduce a series of one day training workshops on production and post production topics.

The new FOCUS Workshops are designed for producers and post production professionals who wish to delve deep into specific topics of interest to maximize their efficiency and creativity and to gain valuable skills and tips they can apply to their very next projects.

Contact Person: 
Carol
Posted Email: 
carolynl@fmctraining.com
Start Date: 
Friday, October 12, 2012 10:00am

Future Media Concepts - FOCUS Workshop: "Color Correction and Grading with Jeff Greenberg"

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Cost: 
$395

Future Media Concepts is pleased to introduce a series of one day training workshops on production and post production topics.

The new FOCUS Workshops are designed for producers and post production professionals who wish to delve deep into specific topics of interest to maximize their efficiency and creativity and to gain valuable skills and tips they can apply to their very next projects.

Contact Person: 
Carol
Posted Email: 
carolynl@fmctraining.com
Start Date: 
Friday, October 5, 2012 10:00am

Future Media Concepts - FOCUS Workshop: "Documentary Storytelling and Structure with Steve Audette"

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Cost: 
$395

Future Media Concepts is pleased to introduce a series of one day training workshops on production and post production topics.

The new FOCUS Workshops are designed for producers and post production professionals who wish to delve deep into specific topics of interest to maximize their efficiency and creativity and to gain valuable skills and tips they can apply to their very next projects.

Contact Person: 
Carol
Posted Email: 
carolynl@fmctraining.com
Start Date: 
Saturday, September 29, 2012 10:00am

ANN BAKER WORKSHOP FOR ACTORS / VO!

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lau lapides company is now offering a dynamic new workshop with seasoned Casting Director, Ann Baker! This two part workshop will acquaint you with the various audition styles of the Industry, as well as give you the methods and tools you’ll need to prepare for them. Practice and perfect your individual audition piece, of either a monologue or scene, with an expert—aptly named, the “Queen of Casting”.

Contact Person: 
Lau Lapides
Posted Email: 
laulapidescompany@gmail.com
Start Date: 
Saturday, September 29, 2012 10:00am

An Evening With A-LIST VO Guy ROB PAULSEN!

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Rob Paulsen is joining forces again with lau lapides company!!

Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity to work with VO industry’s top pro-Hollywood A-lister ROB PAULSEN! Mr. Paulsen is best known for his signature roles as: Raphael in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Pinky in Pinky and the Brain, and Yakko Warner in Animaniacs!

In this workshop you will have a stunning opportunity to work with the best of the best. Receive the highest level of personal coaching and groundbreaking insights to move you forward,

Contact Person: 
Lau Lapides
Posted Email: 
laulapidescompany@gmail.com
Start Date: 
Sunday, October 14, 2012 9:30am

The Documentary Summit: Boston

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Cost: 
Early bird: $129, regular price $179. Student and organizational discounts available.

The Documentary Summit is a two day professional filmmaker conference. With seminars from expert speakers and structured networking, it offers a unique opportunity to connect, share, learn and collaborate. Speakers include The Documentary Doctor Fernanda Rossi, online distribution platform Dynamo Player president Rob Millis, editors Julie Mallozi (Ross McElwee's In Paraguay) and Sabrina Zanella-Foresi (Ross McElwee's Photgraphic Memories), a composer panel/animation, a funding panel and much more.

Come meet people who can help fund your film, make your film and distribute your film.

Contact Person: 
Andrew Zinnes
Posted Email: 
zee@guerillafilm.com
Start Date: 
Saturday, October 13, 2012 9:00am

Animation Bootcamp for Adults and Teens

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Cost: 
$250

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
Learn to create 2D character animation, the way it is done in the industry! This fun yet intensive hands-on class teaches beginners everything they need to know to create great 2D animation using Adobe Flash. Great for students who want to improve their skills and portfolio, or those who just want to have fun! No experience required, just basic computer skills.

Contact Person: 
Gabriel Polonsky
Posted Email: 
create99@verizon.net
Start Date: 
Saturday, September 15, 2012 11:30am