Acting for the Camera II

THEATER X 410.5

Enhance your screen acting skills with the second course on acting for the camera. Dive deeper into the nuances of on-camera techniques by practicing performances from TV scripts and learning about blocking and continuity.

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Fall
Spring
Classroom
Starting at $699.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Focus on your flexibility as an actor in front of the camera
  • Practice in all styles that you may audition such as features, sitcoms, commercials, and others
  • Perform individual and ensemble scenes of increasing complexity
  • Use your final performances as the basis for your reel

About this course:

Building on the skills learned in Acting for the Camera I, you prepare for work professionally by practicing in all styles that you may audition--features, sitcoms, TV drama, and commercials. Focusing on the flexibility of the actor in front of the camera, you develop camera techniques in scene study using scripts from TV series, sitcoms, and films. You also learn blocking and continuity with emphasis on master, two-shots, and close-ups. You perform individual and ensemble scenes increasing in complexity in terms of emotion and subtext, and the final project is a three-person scene. The material from the final project is edited and becomes the basis for developing your show reel.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Acting for the Camera II.

THEATER X 410.3 Acting for the Camera I or previous acting on camera experience.

Spring 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Future Offering (Opens February 03, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
Tuesday 3:30PM - 6:30PM
Location: UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
373036
Fee:
$699.00
See Details
Notes

Students are recorded on camera during several sessions; those wishing to keep a copy of their work must bring a flash drive to each session. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 04, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Tue Mar 31, 2020
3:30PM - 6:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Tue Apr 7, 2020
3:30PM - 6:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Tue Apr 14, 2020
3:30PM - 6:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Tue Apr 21, 2020
3:30PM - 6:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Tue Apr 28, 2020
3:30PM - 6:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Tue May 5, 2020
3:30PM - 6:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Tue May 12, 2020
3:30PM - 6:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Tue May 19, 2020
3:30PM - 6:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Tue May 26, 2020
3:30PM - 6:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Tue Jun 2, 2020
3:30PM - 6:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Tue Jun 9, 2020
3:30PM - 6:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Future Offering (Opens February 03, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
Wednesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
373037
Fee:
$699.00
See Details
Notes

Students are recorded on camera during several sessions; those wishing to keep a copy of their work must bring a flash drive to each session. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 05, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Wed Apr 1, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Wed Apr 8, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Wed Apr 15, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Wed Apr 22, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Wed Apr 29, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Wed May 6, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Wed May 13, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Wed May 20, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Wed May 27, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Wed Jun 3, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17
Discussion
Wed Jun 10, 2020
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B17

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