Classes & Seminars

Class times/locations subject to change.

MASTER ACTING CLASS WITH BURT REYNOLDSMASTER ACTING CLASS with Burt Reynolds
By invitation only. Students must complete a required number of Fundamentals of Acting classes and reach a certain level of expertise. For inquiries, please contact Donna Carbone at (561) 743-9955 or email: info@burtreynoldsinstitute.org.


FUNDAMENTALS OF ON CAMERA ACTING
Sundays at 1:00PM
Cost: $30/week or $100/month when paid the first Sunday of each month
This is an on-camera tv/film workshop. Each week students receive script material in advance. They are encouraged to choose a character/scene from the material provided and learn their lines. Memorization is not required. Students will be taped performing their chosen role. Scene partners may or may not be on screen at the same time. In some cases, the scene partner delivers his/her lines from behind the camera. If the scene partner is behind the camera, he/she will be given time in front of the camera. When all students have been taped, the scenes are played back and redirect is given by the instructor. Individual classes cost $30 per week. Students paying for a month in advance will pay $25/week ($100 per month). Payment must be made on the first Sunday of every month

CREATIVE WRITING FOR THE AUTHOR IN ALL OF US
Mondays at 6:00PM (3-4 hour class)
Cost: $30.00/week or $100/month when paid the first Monday of each month
This class is for serious writers only! Whether you are writing a novel, short narrative, screenplay, stage play or poem, if words are your oxygen, this is the class for you. Under the instruction of author/playwright/journalist Donna Carbone, the class utilizes a supportive "think tank" structure. Each week writers present their work, which is read and shared with the class. Critiques are offered as a means of moving a story from conception to completion. 


FROM PAGE TO PRODUCTION
Tuesdays at 7:00PM
Cost: $30.00/week or $100/month when paid the first Tuesday of each month
To be announced...


MONOLOGUE BOOTCAMP
Wednesdays at 7:00PM
Cost: $30.00/week or $100/month when paid the first Wednesday of each month
To be announced...


IMPROVISATION PLUS
Thursdays at 7:30PM
Cost: $30.00/week or $100/month when paid the first Wednesday of each month
Improvisation Plus, taught by master improvisational artist Todd Vittum, offers budding and experienced comedians an opportunity to hone their impromptu speaking and acting skills. Vittum has been teaching Improv for many years and is himself an experienced performer. He has designed innovative scenarios that make the imagination come alive. Under his excellent tutelage, laughter and learning go hand in hand.

YOUNG HEMINGWAY'S CREATIVE WRITING CLASS
Saturday from 10:00AM – NOON
$100/month

Good writing skills are crucial to achieving success in school, in business, and in life. This class will help your child prepare for their future now. Students will learn the art of telling a story in a manner that makes it unforgettable.