How do you feel when you turn up at an audition and a new scene is suddenly thrust upon you? Can you adapt, and give your all in such a short period of time? How you perform in this situation could be the difference between getting that big break, and just missing out.
TVI Los Angeles offer an on-going class specifically to target and perfect the cold read. Continue reading
Many of today’s celebrities began their careers in commercials. It’s a well-worn path, and with the holidays fast approaching now is the best time to make your move into the commercial acting industry.
To help you along your way TVI New York is bringing in commercial casting director Doug Kesten in November! Continue reading
Commercial casting director James Levine started his five week intensive class this week at the Los Angeles location of TVI.
In his first class James introduced his students to business and process of commercial acting, outlining how the process works, the players involved in the decision making, and how to understand your type and capitalize on it.
We often get asked here at the TVI Studios for a commercial audition technique class for young actors, well, ask and you shall receive.
Starting this Saturday TVI New York is running an exclusive four-week on camera youth commercial class with Rachel Silver of Don Case Casting.
Are you currently looking for either legit or commercial representation? If the answer is yes then why not take a look at the ‘Two Week Actors Conservatory and Talent Industry Showcase’ at TVI New York.
This two week program is the most comprehensive way to launch your film and TV career in the shortest possible time. You will receive advance training in auditioning, and then you will get to network with 20 different talent agents, casting directors, and other industry professionals in just two weeks.
Thursday night at TVI New York is Improv night!
Join TVI teacher Joe Osheroff as he teaches you what to do when you don’t know what to do!
Every actor needs to be able to improvise. A brilliant performance can’t be scripted. Sure, the lines are written down (usually!). But the inflections? What your body
is doing? The timing? All that—and more—is up to you.
Another great day of classes at the New York studio today.
This afternoon, our Hybrid conservatory students are enjoying their voice and diction class with our excellent voice specialist Minna Taylor.
TVI Los Angeles is offering all local actors a unique opportunity tonight, as they are giving you the chance to take part in a free sample class with casting director James Levine.
The on-camera commercial technique sample class is a hands on intensive to get you working in commercials.
The old saying “It’s not what you know, as much as who you know” is still very much true in today’s industry. The best way to achieve your dream of having a successful film and television career is how many contacts you have with talent agents and casting directors.
TVI’s Two Week Actors Conservatory and Talent Industry showcase is the most comprehensive way to launch your film and TV career in the shortest possible time. This unique course will allow you to receive advanced training in auditioning, then the chance to network with 20 different talent agents, casting directors and other industry professionals, in just two weeks.
This unique program has already been given advanced dates for 2013, but there are still places remaining in the fall course in New York. The pre-registration saving does end on soon though, so I’d advise you to secure your place as soon as possible.
Click here for more information on the program.
TVI New York is welcoming Rachel Silver, of Don Case Casting – one of the busiest commercial casting offices in New York – for a unique youth commercial auditioning class.
Young actors will go on-camera for Rachel to learn the ins and outs of commercial auditions. Throughout the four-week class Rachel will help break down the commercial audition process. Students will work with actual sides and scripts from some of Rachel’s many commercial projects as they learn what it takes to succeed in commercial auditions!
If you want to get into commericials as a young actor, this is the class for you. For more information click here or call the New York studio on 212-302-1900.
Top commercial casting director Jeff Vigneault will be at TVI in New York tomorrow (Wednesday) night for the start of his 6 week course focusing on commercial audition technique. Jeff will also be bringing in his hand-picked group of some of the city’s top commercial agents for the most comprehensive agent showcase ever devised.
This class is perfect for anyone that wants to jumpstart their commercial career by networking with a prominent casting director and making the best possible impression on some of the city’s top commercial talent agents.
There are still a few spots open for the class, click here to find out more.
So we had our first in a series of 4 commercial agents last week. Kevin McShane from Fifi-Oscard was wonderful The students got wonderful insight into the agents job when showing their clients to Casting Directors. We’ve all heard bout “its who you know” in the business and Kevin is most definitely in the know! Since the success of our agent showcase (Legit coming in Late Feb.) We have decided to open the remainder 3 agent series available for you to join! Just call your Career Coach or anyone at TVI and ask for the agent series!The include: Phil Cassese @ Talent Works, Lakey Wolf @ CESD and Matt Depoala @ Gersh.
http://www.tvistudios.com/email/NY_commercial_showcase_01_10.html NOTE: You do not need an audition to attend!
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