Monthly Archives: June 2015

Preparing a Scene

Tweet   Learning the lines is an important part of preparing for any shoot.  But EQUALLY IMPORTANT are the decisions about how to deliver the story.  Shaping the story elements of the scene, making the key message clear and establishing … Continue reading

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QUOTE of the Week

Tweet   “The maximum arch you’ll get out of a scene comes from having the maximum hope at the start” – JOHN-PIERRE MIGNON 17th June 2015 Famous as the creative drive behind Anthill Theatre  (Australian Nouveau Theatre) in the 1980’s … Continue reading

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YOU NEED TO STAND OUT MORE!!

Tweet “NINE OUT OF TEN ACTORS DO THE SAME THING IN THE AUDITION ROOM,” said Casting Director NICK HAMON on Saturday at The Rehearsal Room. Then he added “Actors who do something different STAND OUT.” AND … THAT’S WHAT ALL … Continue reading

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LISTENING REAL

Tweet  “LISTEN REAL, THINK REAL AND DON’T DO ANYTHING ELSE.” That’s my favourite quote from the wonderful Australian actor, JOHN HARGREAVES. A beautiful night of fine performances and intelligent talk in last night’s MASTER CLASS brought it to mind. THERE … Continue reading

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