WHEN: 2 groups available
26 April, 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 May, 7 & 14 June 2023
27 April, 4, 11, 18, 25 May, 1, 8 & 15 June 2023
Lapu- Lapu Estudio
C/ Eusebio Moran 1
PRICE FOR 8 WEEKS :
400€ New Students
350€ Returning Students
Training for the camera: improve your language, your acting skills and your preparation for casting, through dynamic scene study.
A course in English aimed towards actors and advanced drama students who want to participate in English-speaking projects. The number of English language productions has increased in the past years, so it’s time improve your level! This practical course will help you improve your English and gain the necessary confidence to act in front of the camera.
- Selected scenes based on the student’s profile and level of English.
- Presentation and interview skills in English.
- Online access to all the recorded material sent weekly.
With Casting Director Camilla-Valentine Isola.
At LAPU-LAPU ESTUDIO (C/ Eusebio Moran 1, 28019 Madrid)
NOTE: PLEASE REMEMBER THAT THIS COURSE IS TAUGHT ENTIRELY IN ENGLISH.
She started working as an assistant actor's agent back in the 80's before she moved to Spain. She became the assistant to the casting director Debbie McWilliams, who was at that time casting a project in Madrid. She then worked under Mary Selway, also in Madrid, before starting on her own. She has worked on numerous projects with many different producers and directors, both big budget American films and tiny budget Spanish films. She has had a very long association with KanZaman, Babieka Films and Tornasol Films, and has continued to work with many other producers and directors at the same time. She has collaborated with many casting directors all over the world.
Amongst the many directors she has worked with and her many credits are:
Nick Hamm (Talk of Angels), Paul McWigan (The Reckoning), Jonathan Glazer (Sexy Beast), Gracia Querejeta (15 Años y 1 Dia; Felices 140), Juan Jose Campanella (13 part TV series: Vientos de Agua; El Secreto de Sus Ojos (Spain)), Alex de la Iglesia (Oxford Murders; La Balada Triste de Trompeta), Milos Forman (Goya's Ghosts), Donald Petrie (My Life In Ruins), 3 Seasons of the television series Borgia for Tom Fontana (Spain), Andy Tenant (Wild Oats), Fernando Leon (A Perfect Day), Kevin Reynolds (Risen), Terry George (The Promise), Gabriela Cowperthwaite (Leavey)... and also has assisted with casting on several Bond films.
She is a founder member of the International Casting Director's Network (ICDN) which meets annually at the Berlin Film Festival during the Shooting Stars event. She is a member of the Casting Society of America (CSA).