Tuesdays, May 4 through June 8
Instructor: Brenna McDonough
Prior Experience: Prior participation in Acting on Camera or equivalent required.
Advance your on-camera training, expanding on the basics offered in Acting on Camera, with special emphasis on preparing and performing scene work. Build confidence and learn about the skills needed to perform scenes on a professional film set. Deliver improvised and rehearsed exercises on camera every week with individual instruction from professional actor and You Can Work on Camera! author Brenna McDonough.
Brenna McDonough, STC Teaching Artist
Years with STC: 7
Why I Teach: “I teach to impart what I know to be tried and true principles of the craft of acting for the camera and I remind the actor to access the unlimited choices of their imagination.”
Best Exercise We Do in Class: “Tell me a little about yourself”—on-camera.
What Her Students Say: “Brenna’s encouragement in class and through emails for all of us to start pursuing this work now is really unique. She consistently provided individualized practical advice, and I was really impressed by her investment in our success.”
“Brenna McDonough was such a joy as a teacher – I loved how in touch she was with human connection and compassion, and care—with a little Zen thrown in.”
“Brenna did an excellent job teaching and nurturing a large class comprised of people with a wide range of acting experience and ability. Despite being completely online, the class bonded much to my surprise and delight.”