METHOD ACTING COURSE
David Lee Strasberg will work with Participants, giving them a focused and concentrated taste of The Lee Strasberg Method ®. The Method trains actors to use their physical, mental, and emotional experience to conceive and express the life of the character. It provides them with a craft that helps them create a reality and respond truthfully under imaginary circumstances in any acting medium or style.

Films of Lee Strasberg’s lectures will be used to enlighten and demonstrate his Method. David will introduce concentration and sensory exercises developed by his father, as well as scenes, monologues, and improvisation, to help participants integrate the exercises into their acting.

FILM &TELEVISION ACTING COURSE
Using the foundation of Lee Strasberg Method Acting®, Sasha Krane will focus on developing camera awareness and how the actor creates interesting physical behavior. The class will study classic film scenes and examine what the actors are doing to create memorable moments and characters. The participants will prepare scenes, which will be reviewed, and notes and adjustments will be given. The differences and common ground between the three primary acting media of stage, film, and television will be explored. The scenes will be recorded, so that participants can analyze their work.

Using the foundation of Lee Strasberg Method Acting®, Sasha Krane will focus on developing camera awareness and how the actor creates interesting physical behavior. The class will study classic film scenes and examine what the actors are doing to create memorable moments and characters. The participants will prepare scenes, which will be reviewed, and notes and adjustments will be given. The differences and common ground between the three primary acting media of stage, film, and television will be explored. The scenes will be recorded, so that participants can analyze their work.

For the first time in India, Raell Padamsee’s ACE Productions introduces The Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute. Renowned across the world for its Lee Strasberg Method Acting ® technique, its alumni features the greats of Marilyn Monroe, Alec Bowman, Sally Field, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Miles Teller, Barbara Streisand and numerous other stars of stage and screen. The institute brings to Mumbai its exclusive ‘Method Acting’ course along with a course on ‘Film and Television’.

This two-week Certificate course aims to add finesse to the craft through Lee Strasberg’s actual lectures on film, exercises, scene work, demonstrations, commentary and discussions that will help the participants excel in responding truthfully in a psychological reality.

The Method Acting Course will be taught by David Lee Strasberg, Lee Strasberg’s son and Creative Director and CEO of The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute.

The Film & Television Acting Course will be taught by Sasha Krane, who teaches Acting for Film & Television and Script Analysis and is the Institute’s Film Coordinator.

The workshops start on Saturday, 23rd May and run through Thursday, 4th June. The class shall be divided into groups of 30 each to ensure personal attention to all participants by the faculty.

Selection Procedure

  • You have to pay a non-refundable registration fee of Rs. 100 prior to starting the registration process.

  • Your application should be in the form of a 2-3 minute video of a monologue that you perform. Also mention your Name, Age** in the video.

  • Upload the video on Youtube.

  • Email the link to us at aceleestrasberg@gmail.com OR Post the link on Twitter to @raellsace and #leestrasberg

  • If your video is selected, you will receive an email for further enrollment and payment procedures.

  • Please finish the registration formalities before 10th May 2015.

Workshop Details

METHOD ACTING Course

Weekday course

– Dates- 26th, 27th, 28th May, 2nd, 3rd, 4th June.
– Days – Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday.
– 4 hours per day over 2 weeks
– Cost – Rs. 45,000/- + service tax
– Timing – 10am to 2pm

Weekend course

– Dates – 23rd ,24th, 30th, 31st May
– Days – Saturday and Sunday
– 4 hours per day over 2 weekends
– Cost – Rs. 30,000/- + service tax
– Timing – 4pm to 8pm

FILM AND TELEVISION ACTING Course

Weekday course

– Dates- 26th, 27th, 28th May, 2nd, 3rd, 4th June.
– Days – Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday.
– 4 hours per day over 2 weeks
– Cost – Rs. 45,000/- + service tax
– Timing: 4pm to 8pm

Weekend course

– Dates – 23rd ,24th, 30th, 31st May
– Days – Saturday and Sunday
– 4 hours per day over 2 weekends
– Cost – Rs. 30,000/- + service tax
– Timing: 10am to 2pm

Participants will also receive

– Photograph for each participant
– Framed Certificate
– DVD of performance post course
– Material/notes/pamphlets during the course of the workshop

Participants will be offered an additional 10% discount on opting for both courses.

This is a Certificate Course from the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute.

Venue

Venue for Weekdays:
ADAPT, Bandra Reclamation, KC Marg, Bandra West, Mumbai, Maharashtra- 400050

Venue for Weekends:
ISDI Parsons, 4th Floor, Tower 2A One Indiabulls Centre, Senapati Bapat Marg, Lower Parel, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400012

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