Peter Frisch Talks About Julianne Moore (Academy Award-Winner 2015)

"When you have a great teacher that unlocks something in you, that...helps you figure out how to do the work

It was the first time I thought, well, maybe it's not just magic."

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Julianne Moore - Academy Award-Winner 2015

" responsible for creating the kind of actor I am today. He taught me how to truly take risks in my work, invest authentically in my characters...

The method that Peter taught is still one that I use today – he gave me the tools to access, emotionally and intellectually, very dense material."

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"Always constructive, specific and imagination-based."

Winter-Spring Session begins January 10, 2016

Shakespeare and The Restoration

1Sunday Nights (SB)
Both styles require and cultivate a unique set of skills - together they form a comprehensive package that enables an actor to work successfully in any style, from the classics to edgy indie film. Transforms an advanced actor into a complete actor.

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Scene Study for Film

2Monday Nights (LA)
Featuring scene preparation for the screen and the internalization of emotion needed for on-camera behavior. Scenes from screenplays or teleplays will be rehearsed, shot and reviewed. Emphasis on performances that are connected, truthful and camera-ready.

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Marketing: Playing from Your Strengths

3Tuesday Nights (SB)
Actors discover their "marketing characters," the personalized categories most likely to land them the role. Employ your "look" and your strengths, those inherent individual qualities that make you a castable acting package.

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Scene Work Practicum

4Thursday Nights (SB)
Students apply the tools of the craft to scene work and characterization. Perfect your own working process that applies to all forms and styles. Transcend habitual limitations. Become “director-proof,” not dependent on outside feedback.

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Photo Credits: Timothy John Plog, Stanislava Photography, Jessica Rao