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Kevin Jackson Masterclass – Contemporary Scenework

Kevin Jackson Masterclass

An Investigation of the differing American/British Stylistic demands – writing form, content and dialect, through monologue and scene work.

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Course Overview

The Kevin Jackson Masterclass –  is a fantastic series to hone your craft and knowledge of the greatest modern American and British playwrights. Lead by one of the most highly regarded acting coaches in the country, the masterclass will up skill yourself so you are fast tracked and informed for future work.  

Each week twelve students partner up, choose a scene, rehearse in their own time, and present the scene to the group for re-direction and analysis. This course is a hot house of great actors pushing the limits and learning new possibilities under the tutorage of one of the best acting coaches in Australia.

This series is generally only available for those actors who have completed the previous Technique series with Kevin, or have a great understanding of his work, either at the Hub or elsewhere, with the highest standard being sort, a place on the course is not guaranteed. Anybody is able to apply, however we do require a high level of skill for entry and it is preferred students have worked with KJ before, have an understanding of his technique, or a high level of industry experience, however it is not essential.

Course Outline

Over the eight weeks each participant will work on various scenes, being directed by Kevin and for the group, looking at the following areas

  • Personalisation
  • Linear Work – punctuation, grammar & use of language
  • Deep Text analysis
  • Character work & analysis
  • Use of physical space to inform character & story

Course Outcomes

Development & practice of craft lie at the core of the Masterclass

  • Exercise and development of acting ‘muscle’.
  • Greater awareness of writers and plays in the cannon
  • Understanding and implementation of the Creative Habit.
  • Ability to greater analyse, punctuation, beats, & rhythms of text
  • Increased awareness and spirit around the true artistry of acting.

Summer Series Session Details

When: 8 x Monday Nights

Dates: 29th January – 19th March 2017

Time: 7pm – 10pm

Venue: 18 City Rd, Chippendale, NSW 2008

Cost: Non-Members: $480.00 / Members: $432.00 incl GST

 

Participants: 12

Session Details

Payment Options 

The HubStudio now offers two different payment options; course in full & weekly direct debit.

Standard Pricing

  • Weekly Direct Debit: 8 x $60 pr wk  + processing fee
  • Full Price: $480.00 incl GST

Members Payment Options

  • Weekly Direct Debit: 8 x $54.00 pr wk + processing fee
  • Full Price: $432.00 incl GST

 

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About Kevin Jackson

Kevin Jackson is one of the country’s most experienced acting teachers. In 2011 he retired from the National Institute of Dramatic Arts (NIDA) after more than twenty years service to the school, and in the process trained some of the most prominent and emerging actors in the industry today. For more than fourteen years Kevin also taught at the American Conservatory Theatre (ACT) in San Francisco, and more recently at The Actors Center in Sydney and now at The HubStudio. Graduates Kevin has taught during his time at NIDA include, Baz Luhrmann, Richard Roxburgh, Jacqueline McKenzie, Miranda Otto, Cate Blanchett, Essie Davis, Nicholas Bishop & Sam Worthington.

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Apply For The Course

Please send an expression of interest including your C.V. to courses@thehubstudio.com.au or use the below form. Please note the course is by invitation only. If accepted we shall send out an application form with all the course information. Notification for acceptance will be made no later than one week before course commencement.

If offered your place will only be held once payment is received in full. Failure to do so will forfeit your place on the course. For more information or queries please don’t hesitate to call on (02) 9212 0522 or alternatively email us on the above address.

Course Application Form

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  • If accepted onto the series you will be required to pay via one of the above options, please choose one from the following options.
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Further Questions

The HubStudio prides itself on helping professional actors to facilitate their training journey. If you would like more information about this course, or more importantly which courses would suit you best, then please email or call us to discuss your training goals.

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Website: www.thehubstudio.com.au
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