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The Screen Acting Academy Kids Training (8 to 14)

ON CAMERA ACTING FOR KIDS!

LEVEL 1: The Fundamentals and The Imagination
Ages 8 to 12
Classes: 6
Class Frequency: once a week
Class Time: 2 hours per class

Our kids will master their on-camera skills and become professional actors in no time! And bonus, at the end of the course, kids will get the opportunity to act in SAA’s short film! Our short films are produced with Ottawa’s top industry professionals and on a real film set! The footage can then be used for your talent demo reels!

Kids will learn how to:

  • Improve and strengthen their communication and public speaking skills with breath conservation and articulation exercises
  • Strengthen their confidence
  • Scene study: how to compete and stand out among 100’s of actors, by making strong and unique scene choices
  • Behave professionally on set
  • Apply “On Camera Audition” techniques including Zoom/Online auditions
  • Take direction / adapt quickly to a director’s re-direct on set
  • Reach their emotional selves and still perform realistically in front of the camera instead of “over the top” performances that seem “fake”
  • How to perform from one movie genre to the next: Thriller, Comedy, Drama, etc.
  • Strengthen their improvisational skills
  • How to make strong scene choices that are practical and time efficient
  • Adjust their performances due to camera framing: Acting in a “close-up” verses acting in a “full shot”
  • Understand Industry “Lingo” and on set instructions, including how to read production documents issued to actors

$325.00Book Now

LEVEL 2

On Set, On Camera!

Classes: 6
Class Frequency: once a week
Class Time: 2 hours per class

Now that your kids have a strong foundation and now that they have nurtured their imaginations, we are camera ready!
Your kids will shoot in SAA’s multi camera production studio! SAA will also provide great professional scene footage!
Perfect to showcase their talent!

$325.00Book Now

LEVEL 3

Audition Technique & SAA’s Short Film Project!

It’s time to get your kids an agent and get them to perform in our short film!
Check out our students from previous semesters! Our short films have special effects!

$425.00Book Now

 

 

CHECK OUT THESE SHORT FILMS WE SHOT WITH OUR STUDENTS!

 


KIDS ACTING IN COMMERCIALS!!!

Classes: 8

Got an audition for a McDonald’s commercial?! A public service announcement?! Or a toy commercial?! Great! Okay… But the casting office is asking you to IMPROV, gave you a scenario and no text? Or a script and you do not know how to play natural while selling a product!! No worries, and no sweat!

Kids will learn everything there is to know in any and every scenario for kids commercials! They will learn:

  • The differences between a hard sell and a soft sell
  • How to play emotions realistically and positively to sell their products perfectly
  • How to convincing talk directly to the camera and be the host of the product
  • How to be confident and convincing that your likability is worth 1000’s of followers
  • On camera technique for commercial acting (there are different principles than in film and television!)
  • Audition technique for commercial acting ((there are different key principles than in film and television!)

WHEN KIDS COMPLETE THIS COURSE, THEY GET TO RECORD IN OUR PROFESSIONAL STUDIOS & ACT IN A REAL COMMERCIAL!! PERFECT TO UPLOAD TO THEIR TALENT PROFILES!! WITH THIS ON THEIR RESUME, THEY WILL ATTRACT CASTING DIRECTORS AND START BOOKING!!

Check out our students in action! Here’s the commercial they performed in last semester!!

$485.00Book Now


JUST SCENES

SAA’S POPULAR ON CAMERA SCENE STUDY COURSE FOR KIDS!!
Classes: 4 ( 2 hours per class )

Students will perform scenes at our multi camera production studio. Our expert instructors are professional actors who book roles all year round. They will give you invaluable advice that will truly make a memorable difference in your performances.

This course are for those who have some formal training and need to keep their on camera skills intact!!

The course also improves their scene choices for auditions! Practice makes perfect and that’s what we’re here for!

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IN STUDIO

Bi-weekly – 2 classes per month

$185.00Book Now

WEEKLY – 4 classes per month

$325.00Book Now

ONLINE

Bi-weekly – 2 classes per month

$85.00Book Now

Once a month

$60.00Book Now



ACTING WITH YOUR VOICE!

Level 1
Once a week
Classes: 4 (2 hours per class)

Level 2
*Working in Pro Recording Studio Included
*Voice Demo Reel Included
Once a week
Classes: 8 (2 hours per week)

MORE NOW THAN EVER BEFORE, VOICE ACTING JOBS ARE ON THE RISE! CONTENT CREATION FOR ANIMATION, VIDEO GAMES, AND COMMERCIALS ARE INCREASING IN NUMBERS EVERYDAY AND VOICE PRODUCERS NEED YOU!

SAA’S “ACTING WITH YOUR VOICE” IS A COMPREHENSIVE VOICE TRAINING COURSE DESIGNED FOR KIDS TO DISCOVER THE POWER OF THEIR VOICES! THIS COURSE WILL EMPOWER YOUR KIDS TO BOOK VOICE ACTING JOBS OF ALL SORTS, INCLUDING VIDEO GAMES, CARTOONS, AND COMMERCIALS! IT WILL ALSO MAKE YOUR KIDS MUCH STRONGER WITH THEIR COMMUNICATION SKILLS FOR PUBLIC SPEAKING!!

YOUR KIDS WILL BECOME CONFIDENT, WITH OUTSTANDING ARTICULATION SKILLS, BREATH CONTROL, AND OBTAIN A NATURAL ABILITY TO PLAY AN ARRAY OF CHARACTERS!!!

LEVEL 1

$285.00Book Now

LEVEL 2

$385.00Book Now

VOICE DEMO REEL