Self-tape auditions are the new normal. Skype is the new callback. Zoom is the new producer session, “chemistry read” and screen test. Be Ready…NOW!

(Ages 16 & Up)
Next 4-week cycle begins October 7, 2020

Wednesdays: 2:00-4:00 PM PST or 6:00-8:00 PM PST

Based on Scott Sedita’s signature class, Audition Technique, this online class is for the intermediate/advanced actor who’s self-taping for auditions. All class sides are from various dramatic TV & Film genres (crime procedural, medical, supernatural, horror, etc.). Actors are taught Scott’s famous script analysis technique W.O.F.R.A.I.M. to help them prepare for their self-tape auditions.

Format

SELF TAPE: Each week, through Google Classroom, actors will be sent audition sides, asked to self-tape and then submit their auditions for playback in class. REVIEW: In Scott’s Zoom Room, each actor will receive critique and an adjustment on their performances, as well as feedback on the technical aspects of self-taping (i.e. camera angles, lighting, sound, backdrop, wardrobe, sightlines, etc.). PERFORM LIVE: After a short break to incorporate Scott’s adjustments, actors will return to perform their scene LIVE in class with a reader.

Price

Four-week cycle = $325
No transfers or refunds
No makeups

Information

Email picture and resume
Required: Scott’s Actor Audition App

(Ages 40 & Up)

Tuesdays: 6:00-8:00 PM PST

This online drama class is specifically designed for those mature actors looking to work on relatable, age appropriate, and fun TV & Film sides, that will not only feed their creative soul, but will help them book the job!

Format

SELF TAPE: Each week, through Google Classroom, actors will be sent audition sides, asked to self-tape and then submit their auditions for playback in class. REVIEW: In Scott’s Zoom Room, each actor will receive critique and an adjustment on their performances, as well as feedback on the technical aspects of self-taping (i.e. camera angles, lighting, sound, backdrop, wardrobe, sightlines, etc.). PERFORM LIVE: After a short break to incorporate Scott’s adjustments, actors will return to perform their scene LIVE in class with a reader.

Price

Four-week cycle = $325
No transfers or refunds
No makeups

Information

Email picture and resume
Required: Scott’s Actor Audition App

Thursdays: 6:00-8:00 PM PST

This self-tape class is by invitation only and for the professional working actor (with strong credits and theatrical representation) looking to step it up and take it to the next level.

Format

SELF TAPE: Each week, through Google Classroom, actors will be sent audition sides, asked to self-tape and then submit their auditions for playback in class. REVIEW: In Scott’s Zoom Room, each actor will receive critique and an adjustment on their performances, as well as feedback on the technical aspects of self-taping (i.e. camera angles, lighting, sound, backdrop, wardrobe, sightlines, etc.). PERFORM LIVE: After a short break to incorporate Scott’s adjustments, actors will return to perform their scene LIVE in class with a reader.

BY INVITATION ONLY

Price

Four-week cycle = $325
No transfers or refunds
No makeups

Information

Email picture, resume and IMDb link
Required: Scott’s Actor Audition App

Two weekends per month: 10:00 AM-12:30 PM PST

Recommended by agents, managers and casting directors! Based on Sedita’s international bestselling book, The Eight Characters of Comedy: A Guide to Sitcom Acting and Writing (which has been translated into different languages), this specially designed “Sitcom Bootcamp” teaches actors The Sedita Method, which combines comedic technique with character work. It is the industry standard for sitcom acting, comedic branding and marketing yourself in this competitive industry.

The Online Two-Day Comedy Intensive lays the foundation for the work that lies ahead and is a prerequisite to joining our Online Sitcom Acting Technique class.

Format

In the Online Two-Day Comedy Intensive, actors work continuously throughout class learning how to access and ignite their “funny gene,” breakdown comedic beats in sitcom scripts, identify different types of jokes and deliver jokes with comedic precision. And, most importantly, actors are introduced to Scott’s The Eight Characters of Comedy, thereby helping them find their comedic niche, essential for marketing yourself (i.e. headshots, self-tapes, agent/manager meetings).

Price

$250
No transfers or refunds
No makeups

Information

Email picture and resume
Required: Scott’s The Eight Characters of Comedy

(Ages 16 & Up)

Mondays: 7:00-10:00 PM PST
Wednesdays: 12:00-3:00 PM PST
Thursdays: 7:00-10:00 PM PST

After completion of Scott Sedita’s Online Comedy Intensive, actors are invited to join the Sitcom Acting Technique class. In these maintenance classes, actors continue to work on The Sedita Method; breaking down sitcom scripts, identifying and delivering jokes and implementing Scott’s The Eight Characters of Comedy.

Through exercises, prepared scenes, self-tapes and auditioning, actors continue to explore and refine their comedic skills.

Format

In this class conducted via Zoom, actors will be emailed TV or Film comedy sides to prepare. At the top of class, Tony will breakdown the script, identify comedic beats, discuss character, etc. Before live performance in class, actors are placed in breakout rooms for partnered practicing. Each actor will perform the scene 2-3 times and receive critique and an adjustment on their performances. Every actor works at least twice a class and spaces are limited, allowing each student individual attention.

Price

Six-week cycle = $390
One-time, “last-class” payment of $65
No transfers or refunds

Information

Makeups offered
Required: Scott’s The Eight Characters of Comedy