Episode 26: Consonants, Part 1
Nov 16, 2010 13:37
In this episode, we go through some of the consonants using IPA.
Episode 25: Advanced Vocal Exercises
Oct 26, 2010 15:55
How's that voice coming along? Feel like some advanced vocal exercises? Ready or not, here they come!
Episode 24: Diphthongs
Oct 13, 2010 17:50
This week we move on to combining vowel sounds. Woohoo!
Episode 23: Fun with Dialects
Oct 8, 2010 17:18
We've been working hard, so now it's time to have some fun!
Episode 22: Back Vowels
Sep 21, 2010 16:41
So, the last two weeks, we talked about front vowels. Today, we tackle the back vowels!
Episode 21: Clarification of Front Vowels
Sep 15, 2010 12:32
Got some feedback that I went too quickly & could've explained better during the last podcast. I hope this clears things up! :)
Episode 20: Standard American Speech--Front Vowels
Sep 2, 2010 23:45
This week we're learning Standard American Speech, using the specificity of the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA). Find the chart here: http://web.uvic.ca/ling/resources/ipa/charts/IPAlab/IPAlab.htm
Episode 19: Intermediate Vocal Exercises
Aug 16, 2010 14:37
This week, we up the ante a little bit as far as your vocal development is concerned. Have fun!
Episode 18: Beginning Vocal Exercises
Aug 10, 2010 14:30
This week is all about jump-starting your natural voice. Step in and have fun!
Episode 17: Tension Release Exercise
Aug 2, 2010 20:58
For this episode, I teach you how to release habitual tension from your bodies. The release of tension will allow your natural voice to surface. In addition, your presence will increase.
Episode 16: Intro to Voice
Jul 22, 2010 14:58
We're taking some time this week to talk about one of an actor's most important tools: the voice!
Episode 15: Marketing--The Reel
Jul 18, 2010 14:36
The major focus of this episode is putting together a demo reel, with some ideas for marketing ourselves "on the cheap".
Episode 14: Marketing--The Headshot & Resume
Jul 8, 2010 16:17
Getting a great headshot and constructing a solid resume are the topics for this week's podcast. Next week? The reel!
Episode 13: My Demo Reel
Jul 3, 2010 01:27
This week's episode isn't really an episode. It's my reel. I wanted everyone to have a chance to see it, so that we could talk about marketing more in depth next week.
Episode 12 Movement Part 2
Jun 24, 2010 13:03
Animal imagery and physical tasks are the focus of this second part episode dealing with movement. Don't just listen. Do it! :)
Episode 11: Movement Part 1
Jun 17, 2010 16:25
Working with Laban's Eight Efforts and getting our performances into our bodies is the point of this week's podcast episode. Have fun!
Episode 10: Script Analysis
Jun 9, 2010 16:31
Learning how to view our performance over the length of a full script is the thrust of this week's podcast.
Episode 9: Performing Heightened Text
Jun 2, 2010 15:21
Last week we talked about perspective & historical context. This week, we talk PERFORMANCE!
Episode 8: Heightened Text
May 26, 2010 16:37
Identifying and deciphering "elevated" or "non-realistic" dialogue is the thrust of this week's podcast. Shakespeare, anyone?
Episode 7: Putting It All Together
May 19, 2010 18:37
Integrating everything is the focus of this week's podcast. It's not enough to know all the pieces. We need to put that jigsaw together!
Episode 6: Monologues
May 12, 2010 13:02
Putting what we've learned and putting it into practice is what this episode's all about. And there's HOMEWORK!
Episode 5: The Director's Perspective
May 5, 2010 12:53
This week I interview Carolyn McCray, Director/Writer/Producer, to get her valuable insights on what she looks for in an actor.
Episode 4, Commitment
Apr 28, 2010 15:07
Committing to our acting choices, committing to our craft, committing to our standards. This podcast episode is all about our commitment issues! :)
Episode 3, Communication Part 2, Internal Obstacles & Actions
Apr 21, 2010 15:50
More acting craft this week: internal obstacles keep us human & actions drive the car.
Episode 2, Communication Part 1: Conflict & Objectives
Apr 15, 2010 15:32
Two of the most important elements of building a performace? Finding and clarifying conflict and identifying our character's objective. Enjoy!
Episode 1, Connection
Apr 11, 2010 14:23
Connection is what good acting is based on. In this podcast, we talk about the "magic" that connection creates.
Introduction to Acting without the Drama
Apr 3, 2010 17:52
Welcome to my podcast! This week, I tell you all about who I am, where I come from and what some of my thoughts on acting are. Hope you enjoy!