Self Taping Boot Camp
Grow your confidence as you build this important skill. Perfect for young actors interested in a career in film and television.
Beginner to Intermediate
WHY IS SELF TAPING IMPORTANT?
The new normal in auditioning
Self taping has been around for over a decade, however in recent years this important skill has become an absolute essential for actors.
This two hour course is a suitable for beginners through to intermediate, who want their self taping skills to open up doors for them.Your confidence will soar, as you pick up valuable skills like:
- How to frame your self tape to make a great first and lasting impression
- The important technical know-how to get you out of tricky spots
- How to interpret your self tape brief to get the best result.
- Managing your self tape files to impress agents and casting directors!
- Tips and tricks that will help you get started.
Why should I take this course?
As the name suggests Self Taping requires you to film yourself for the casting director and production team.
In a world where we all carry around a camera in our pocket, this may seem simple enough. Yet actors are making mistakes that are not only costing them the opportunity, but stopping them from being asked back.
The good news is you with some simple tweaks, your self taping practice will start popping, and having you stand out. After this course you will be ready to take your acting to the next level.
Meet the COACH
Having worked as an actors manager throughout Australia for 12 years, Sean brings a specialist perspective to self taping. Having viewed and promoted thousands of self tapes during his career, Sean's insights will help demystify the process for young actors. Sean is currently an extension coach with the Academy, and has been at the forefront in developing our online courses.