June 18 to July 2nd
(3 Saturdays from 2pm to 5pm)
At the Alberta Abbey
126 NE Alberta
If you’ve ever wondered why you didn’t get the job, then get serious and give your auditioning technique the focus it deserves. Professional Acting Coach Scott Rogers will teach an audition clinic intensive that focuses on the most common problems facing actors in auditions.
“You have to give them a reason to hire YOU” – Learn how to create that reason…
Q&As, on-camera exercises that target:
- How to get auditions
- Casting directors – the Gate-keeper (and how to get through the gate)
- What to wear
- Breaking down a script
- Making Choices – preceisly what that means and how to do it.
- Cold reading(and the stupidity of it)
- Learning Lines (Faster than you thought possible.
- Technique: Stage vs. Camera
- Eyes – where to look (and where not to!)
- Age questions – how to answer them
- Active listening: how this GETS YOU BOOKED!
- Common Traps for actors
- Monologues: what you need and why
Scott has taught Audition clinics privately and for SAG-AFTRA Conservatories across the country; from Los Angeles to Seattle, from Florida to San Francisco, from Washington D.C. to Guam (yes, Guam!) . He has auditioned more than 15,000 actors for various productions. He served as Acting Coach for 20th Century Fox Studios under a 3-year, exclusive contract, coaching actors for television projects. Scott has coached principal actors, for more than 3000 hours on the sets of motion pictures and national television shows. He has produced, cast, and/or directed more than 100 professional productions and written, directed, and produced dozens of TV commercials. He was the full-time, on-set, Acting Coach for the TV series North Shore and was previously the full-time Acting Coach for the hit TV show Baywatch.
In the mid-1980s Scott began to get hired by actors, studios, and production companies to Coach/Produce/Direct hundreds of actors, including: Donna Mills (Knotts Landing), Sharon Lawrence (NYPD Blue), Steve Allen, Jayne Meadows, Pat Morita (Karate Kid), Brooke Burns (Dog Eat Dog), Dominic Purcell (Prison Break), Charles Grodin, Catherine Oxenberg, Susan Blakesley, Richard Kline, Vincent Gardenia, Charles Grodin, Florence Henderson, Robert Reed, John Astin, Efrem Zimbalist, Jr., Ted Lange (Love Boat), Denver Pyle (Dukes of Hazard), Timothy Bottoms, Tony Bennett & many others.
In 1994, after living and working in Los Angeles for more than 25 years, Scott moved to Hawai`i with his wife, Jeanne, in order to raise their (soon to be) two children in a safe and sane environment. Scott’s clients include series-regulars on TV shows like LOST, North Shore, and Baywatch and actors appearing in: Indiana Jones & the Crystal Skull, Hawaii Five-0, ER, 50 First Dates, Pearl Harbor, Memoirs of a Geisha, The Rundown, Tears of the Sun, Blue Crush, Lilo & Stich, and many more. Scott still serves as acting coach on film and television projects.
Scott is a 30+ year member of Actors Equity Association, AFTRA and the Screen Actors Guild (now SAG-AFTRA), where he sits on the Local AND National Boards of Directors and serves as Co-Chair of the National SAG-AFTRA Conservatory Committee. He’s taught acting to hundreds of actors, in classes all over the world and his clients appear on television, Film, & on Broadway, daily.