Lectures

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The attendance on the lectures is free, but limited spaces. By invitation – guest list (Actors, directors, script writers, play writes, agents, casting directors, acting coaches and theater & film makers). You are interested and want to be invited, please send us an Email: kontakt@schott-acting-studio.de . The number of our guest list is strictly limited to 15 for each Lecture.

 

Lectures 2018:

Upcoming Lecture/Workshops with Q & A

January: RON BURRUS (Stella Adler Master Teacher)

Ron Burrus is known to be the greatest living exponent of Stella Adler´s work. Her techniques have been studied by actors such as Robert De Niro, Martin Sheen, Roy Scheider, Vincent D’Onofrio, Mark Ruffalo, Warren Beatty, Salma Hayek, Michael Imperioli, Christoph Waltz, Benicio del Toro, and Marlon Brando.

 


Lectures 2017:

October: DEE CANNON (Acting Coach/ Royal Academy of Dramatic Art)

Theme: Film/TV Acting – Creating A Character

Dee Cannon is one of the most sought-after acting / dialogue coaches in the world. She is also a director in her own right and has directed over 30 plays. She has influenced and directed some of the biggest names working in the West End today. In 1993 Dee was invited to teach and direct at RADA where she has been the main senior acting teacher for seventeen years and has directed over 30 plays. Actors Dee Cannon has trained and worked with: Maxine Peake, Jon Voight, Eve Best, Tom Hiddlestone, Ben Whishaw, James McArdle, Billie Piper, Jason Momoa and James Norton.

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August: SEAMUS MCNALLY – ACTING WORKSHOP: INHABITING THE SCENE

 

 

 

 

 

 

Get inspired by director and acting coach Seamus McNally who has been working with lead talents on celebrated TV shows such as Orange is the New Black and Roots. Join him as he takes us on a fully immersive exploration of a scene, discussing how to inhabit psychological actions, think in pictures and navigate the pressures of delivery in today’s fast-paced productions.


June: KEN REA – WHAT CREATIVE EXECUTIVES CAN LEARN FROM ACTORS

For Executives, Actors, Directors, Casting Directors, Freelancers, Entrepreneurs, Start-Up Founders

The secrets of personal impact unlocked

Whether you’re negotiating with clients, pitching an idea, chairing a meeting, or delivering a keynote speech, Ken will show you some of the practical tools to step up to the next level.

This interactive talk draws on both the secret techniques that professional actors use to keep their audiences enthralled, and powerful tools that will make you stand out in the business world. Ken not only understands how to inspire audiences – he can help you make your speeches and presentations persuasive, memorable and inspiring.

You will learn how to use positive body language, strengthen your voice, project confidence and natural authority, enhance your personal presence, and understand the secrets of delivering corporate stories, quickly and effectively.

Ken Rea, author of The Outstanding Actor, Seven Keys to Success, is the senior acting teacher at London’s famous Guildhall School of Music & Drama. His past students include Ewan MGregor, Michelle Dockery, Damian Lewis and Daniel Craig.

“Ken understands that acting, storytelling is “shared experience”, an “act of generosity” something communicated with warmth and openness…It´s a privilege to be one of the storytellers, to be one of those able to provoke, challenge, incite, educate and entertain an audience with the force of your narrative. And so with storytelling comes great responsibility…” – Damian Lewis
(Foreword of Ken Rea´s book “The Outstanding Actor”)

Ken Rea

Throughout Europe, Professor Ken Rea has made a striking difference to more than 2,000 leaders in business and industry, right up to CEO level. Organisations include: BBC, BT, IBM, KLM, Lloyds of London, Macquarie, Metropolitan Police, Moët Hennessy, Morgan Stanley, Nationwide, NATO, NatWest, Nokia, Orange, Royal Bank of Scotland, Sainsbury’s.

Starting out in advertising, making TV commercials in New Zealand, he later turned to theatre, as an actor, director and teacher. Alongside his corporate work, he is Professor of Theatre at the renowned Guildhall School of Music & Drama, where he has trained some of Britain’s leading actors and film stars, including Ewan McGregor, Damian Lewis, Michelle Dockery, Orlando Bloom and Daniel Craig. He has also chaired numerous European conferences. As a public speaker, Ken has given many large-scale presentations in the worlds of business, education and the arts, sometimes to audiences of over a thousand.


April: SHEILA GRAY – Working with Actors, On Set Coaching & Insides about the American Market

Acting CoachSheila Gray recognized for her work in series such as ‘Sex and the City’, ‘The Sopranos’ among many others.

“Sheila Gray is one of the best acting teachers and coaches working today. I always know when I send someone to her that not only will they have a great time, they will come out a better actor.” – Ellen Chenoweth ; Casting Director/ The Bridges of Madison County, No Country for Old Man


April: JAMES KEMP – “Yat Malmgren´s famous Transformation Technique”

Yat MalmgrenActing Lecture with James Kemp (Acting teacher to actors such as Michael Fassbender, Tom Hardy and Emilia Clarke) will show some film clips to illustrate his specific work and approach on acting.

 

 


March: SEAMUS MCNALLY & NICK SANDOW

Orange is the New Black Nick Sandow New York City-based acting coach Seamus McNally has been working with lead talent on celebrated TV shows such as Orange is the New Black and Roots. He sits down with American actor and director Nick Sandow (Boardwalk Empire, Orange is the New Black) to talk about the relationship they’ve built over the years, the specific challenges for an actor to work on a long series before sharing their insider views regarding American TV shows. In collaboration with Schott Acting Studio. This event is in English. ​

 

 


January: RON BURRUS (Stella Adler Master Teacher) – “Camera Acting & Stella Adler”

“Making choices that sharpen your talent”

Teaching both in LA and NYC, Ron Burrus spent many years studying the teaching alongside Stella Adler and is known to be the greatest living exponent of her work. Stella Adler was a teacher of actors like Marlon Brando, Robert DeNiro and Warren Beatty and many more. Ron talks about his work with Stella Adler and the evolution of the acting technique that was passed to him and the application of this realistic style of acting for film.

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Lectures 2016:

November: JAMES KEMP – Yat Malmgren´s “Character Analysis & Movement Psychology”

Yat Malmgrem’s famous Movement Psychology work. At the heart of the work is the concept that we think with our bodies. That our bodies are revelatory of our inner workings, our psyche, of our thoughts and feelings. Therefore if we could learn to harness and manifest our inner sensations and in a precise way control and express them through our bodies we would be able to share every inner desire, want, thought or emotion with a watching audience.

May: KEN REA – “Warmth, Generosity, Enthusiasm, Danger, Grit, Presence, Charisma”

What makes an actor outstanding? Ken Rea, author of The Outstanding Actor, Seven Keys to Success, is the senior acting teacher at London’s famous Guildhall School of Music & Drama. In this lecture demonstration he will work with three actors to show what it is about the ‘British technique’ that makes audiences admire British actors so much. His past students include Orlando Bloom, Ewan MGregor, Michelle Dockery, Damian Lewis and Daniel Craig.

April: JAMES KEMP – “Yat Malmgren´s Character Analysis & Movement Psychology”

Renowned actor and coach James Kemp for this unmissable lecture in Character Analysis and Movement Psychology. James’s past students have included Michael Fassbender, Tom Hardy, Emilia Clarke and many others.

January: RON BURRUS – “Growth as an actor and as a human being are synonymous.”

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Lectures 2015:

November: James Kemp – “Yat Malmgren´s Character Analysis & Movement Psychology”

June: SANDRA SEACAT – “Approaching the Creative Process – How to make Authentic Choices”

Sandra Seacat is widely known for her teaching and coaching of her students such as Mickey Rourke, Laura Dern, Jessica Lange, Ryan Gosling, Aaron Eckhardt, Harvey Keitel, Isabella Rossellini, Meg Ryan and many more. She developed and teaches excercises that both reveal the actor to himself and the audience.

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Lectures 2014:

November: JAMES KEMP – “Yat Malmgren´s Character Analysis & Movement Psychology”

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Lectures 2013:

May: RON BURRUS – “Acting – Stella Adler “

Themes: Themes, Character´s Point of View, Making choices that sharpen your talent

Teaching both in LA and NYC, Ron Burrus spent many years studying the teaching alongside Stella Adler and is known to be the greatest living exponent of her work. Stella Adler was a teacher of actors like Marlon Brando, Robert DeNiro and Warren Beatty and many more. Ron talks about his work with Stella Adler and the evolution of the acting technique that was passed to him and the application of this realistic style of acting for film.

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