Faculty Profile: Dennis Bishop, Motion Picture Production Chair

Dennis Biship - Chair of Motion Picture Production

Before Dennis Bishop arrived, KD Conservatory had already established a reputation for itself as a premier educational institution for aspiring actors in stage and film. What KD Conservatory’s degree programs lacked, however, was a program for those whose passion in the film industry was for a career behind the scenes. That’s where Dennis Bishop came in. He joined KD Conservatory’s faculty in June of 2009 with the goal of creating a degree program for those interested in pursuing a career in film production. In the fall of 2009, the first classes in KD Conservatory’s Motion Picture Production degree program began,… read more

4 Tips to Prepare You for Acting School

Whether you’ve been acting since childhood or didn’t discover your love for the craft until later in life, one thing is common among many who are passionate about acting: the desire to make acting their career path. Making it as an actor can be hard work, but when you combine experience and talent with the right education and a degree from a quality acting school, you can give yourself the edge to succeed. But once you’ve decided to go to acting school – what comes next? Here are four tips to help you prepare for attending – and succeeding –… read more