Instructor: Richard Seyd

Richard has been a director and teacher for over 30 years. In 2012 Seydways Studio was voted one of the “Top Three Acting Studios” in LA.

Oct 16

How to Consistently Audition Well

The focus of this workshop is to empower the actor in all aspects of the audition process.  We’ll do this by raising the actor’s whole self to a High Performance State for the duration of the audition. Learning a series of practical skills will teach the actor to prepare consistently and overcome nerves. You will …

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Oct 16

Being in the Moment /The Trigger Approach

The  goal of the Trigger Approach is to permit the actor to exist more authentically and spontaneously in the moment throughout an entire performance. This technique is accomplished by breaking down text thought by thought. The Trigger Approach works because it gives the actor a reliable methodology to achieve a performance state. In this class, we will explore four different types of triggers …

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