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Business of Acting Seminar Saturday, May 29

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Business of Acting Seminar

  • Date: May 29
  • Time: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • Price: $40

Do you want to learn about the business of acting? This seminar will cover everything you need to know about: getting an agent, headshots, resumes, demo reels, monologues, meeting with an agent, auditions, call backs, self-tapes, set etiquette, and more. Jeremy will answer all of your questions. The seminar is appropriate for kids of all ages and their parents.

Jeremy works with actors as a career consultant and coach. He helps actors with: shooting scenes for demo reels, putting together resumes, acting coaching, monologue preparation, agent meeting preparation, audition preparation, self-tape shooting, college audition prep, acting school audition prep, and more. Attending the seminar does not require using his services. All attendees of the seminar will receive a comprehensive overview of the business of acting whether or not they use his services in the future.

Jeremy Kruse is the author of “The Young Actor’s Handbook” (Applause Acting Series, 2017). Jeremy is a professional actor, published playwright, award-winning screenwriter, and award-winning filmmaker. He taught Method acting and comedic improvisation to actors of all ages at The Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in New York. He graduated from The Strasberg Institute at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts where he majored in drama. He also studied comedic improvisation at The Groundlings in LA and The Second City in Chicago. www.jeremykruse.com and www.youngactorsresource.com.

This seminar runs on Saturday, May 29, 1:00pm – 3:00pm

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If this class does not meet the minimum participation requirement, you will be notified of the cancellation within one week of the start date.

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