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Seydways Master Class
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  2:30 PM
Seydways Master Class
2:00 PM
Acting for Singers
       
  6:30 PM
Professional On-Going Acting Lab
6:30 PM
Professional On-Going Acting Lab
       


Seydways Master Class

Seydways Master Classes are exclusively for professional actors. They are designed to be on-going professional acting studios. Class size is limited to 12 students to maintain the intimacy and flexibility of in-depth acting exploration. These classes are designed to equip the actor with the tools, technique and training required to be successful in today’s acting profession. Based on his professional experience as a director and a teacher working with thousands of actors over the last 35 years, Richard Seyd has created specific techniques to help actors overcome the most common obstacles associated with the profession of acting. Read more…


Professional On-Going Acting Lab

Each class is limited to twelve students and each student works every week. There are generally three main areas of study: Scene Study (incorporating the trigger approach), stretch work, and audition skills. The classes also engage the student in every area of the life and career of the actor. Read more…


Acting for Singers

This unique class explores how to integrate advanced acting technique, including character work, being in the moment, and making strong choices, into your work as a singer. It is appropriate for experienced singers who want to take their work to the next level. An expert accompanist / co-teacher is present at every class and all styles of music are explored, including musical theatre, opera, jazz, and cabaret. Class size is limited to 10. Read more…


Private Coaching

In today’s fast-paced and time-pressured world of auditioning, actors need to know that they have the resources and support from which they can generate their best work. Seydways Acting Studios offers extensive and reliable private coaching. Our coaches have proven practices and techniques designed to hone you in on your best, authentic work in any given circumstance. We can meet with you one-on-one in studio, remotely through Skype or on-set. Read more…