Today’s demand of the entertainment industry for moving and realistic performance – particularly film’s demand for absolute authenticity – creates the need for highly skilled actors. For those who wish to meet this requirement while pursuing their acting career, but have a limited schedule, KD Studio offers the 8-Week Evening Acting Workshops.
These workshops are hands-on, cutting-edge explorations into the art of acting that give students a variety of experiences needed for acquiring real skills for the real world. Designed for beginning actors as well as those with performing experience, the evening courses allow students to go beyond the basics and prepare themselves for a professional career.
Introduction to Television Commercials
Designed to help you in all aspects of making television commercials. Begins with a discussion of technical terms, scoring copy, copy interpretation and introduction to camera techniques. Read More
Television Commercial Workshop
This course teaches all aspects of television commercial work. Throughout each class, students are videotaped as they rehearse a wide variety of commercial copy from slice of life, bite and smile, spokesperson to industrials. Read More
Introduction to Acting
Today’s demand of the entertainment industry for moving and realistic performance – particularly film’s demand for absolute authenticity – creates the need for highly skilled actors. Read More
This workshop is an advanced class which includes acting truthfully under imaginary circumstances, emotional preparation, and improvisation techniques. (Prerequisite – Introduction to Acting or approval of Admissions Department.) Read More
This class works on the specialized techniques of acting for film and television. The material covers the further exploration of close-ups and over-the-shoulder shots, along with techniques for hitting marks and staying in frame. Read More
Voice Over/Radio Commercials Workshop
Students learn the ropes of acting on a mic with a professional sound engineer and established voice coach as their guide. Lecture includes DFW market audition, the job, follow-up, self-promotion, the union and agencies. Each student receives private coaching and studio time. Read More
Improvisation is a comedic acting technique of developing scenes spontaneously. This fun and challenging course teaches students the quick thinking and teamwork skills needed to make an improv show great; skills which also greatly benefit life skills like listening and communication as well. Read more.
This advanced course teaches the art of acting out true emotions and reactions in the imaginary situation of a script. Learn to act in the moment and act out the heart of your character. Read more.
Musical Theater Workshop
Students will work with our Musical Director/Vocal Coach to prepare solos and ensemble works from Musical Theatre. Classes will include vocal warm-up, technique and performance coaching. Read more.
This course prepares the student for auditions by teaching fundamentals like script breakdown and cold reading, to showing you how to exude the confidence and drive to make the role yours. Read more.