"I have known Linda for many years and am aware of her work with the Hollywood acting community. Linda has the amazing ability to find the natural talent in a person and lead him or her to an appreciation of it so it can be accessed and used.
Marshall M. Silverman,
Fmr. Vice President, Senior Motion
Picture Production Counsel and Producer,
WARNER BROS. PICTURES
Master Class Acting & Scene Study
using "Method" Techniques with Linda Ann Watt
7-Weekly Sessions - Tuesdays 7-9PM ET
Adults Online on Zoom, Call to Register
This class gives fundamentals in acting for film and stage. Learn the disciplines of Stanislavski, Adler, Meisner, and Strasberg. Students are introduced to relaxation, sense memory, “what if” and repetition exercises. Students also learn improvisation, on-camera auditioning and in-depth scene study. This class covers the “business of acting,” and the culture of the industry in New York, Los Angeles and Atlanta. Book The Actor's Manifesto; Create a Succeessful Acting Career, available at Amazon Books needed for this class.
Tuition: $325 for 7 sessions - 14-hrs of intense training.
Master Class Working On-Camera
using "Film Format" Technique with
Cory Riback and Linda Ann Watt
8-Weekly In Person Studio Sessions, Call to Register
Students learn acting techniques for camera. Actors are supplied scenes to perform on-camera and also learn the importance of continuety by watching their scenes being edited.
Students work with professional equipment including HD Broadcast Camera, Sennheiser Microphone, Boom, Lavalier Microphones, Lighting Equipment, Green Screen, Adobe Premiere Editing, Teleprompter and Looping Screen. This class prepares the actor to work onset. Students get to keep unedited class footage.
Tuition: $650 professional equipment included. May pay in installments.
Workshop Advanced for the Working Actor
using "Method" Techniques with Linda Ann Watt
Adults Ongoing Weekly Sessions (by invitation only)
In Person Classes, Monday Nights, 7-9PM, 700 N. Tryon St.
Online Classes, Wednesday Nights, 7-9PM ET, on Zoom
This class is for the professional actor who studied Stanislavski's system, Meisner and/or Strasberg techniques. This workshop is also open to writers and directors. Actors considered with audition. Directors/writers considered with reel/writing sample.
Tuition: $159 per month for 4-weekly classes. Book in/out Monthly.
Adult and Youth
Private Coaching - In Person, on Set, and Online
with Linda Ann Watt
Fifty-five minute sessions for actors preparing for work, or an audition. Skype session available. Call 704-849-2025 for an appointment. Additonal fee for onset coaching.
Beginning Acting & Scene Study Camp
using "Method" Techniques
1-Week, Mon-Fri, 10:00AM-1:00PM,
Signup now for Summer '23. Call to Register
The discipines of Stanislavski, Strasberg, Adler, Meisner, Katselas, Bogart and Watt are explored using intent, personalization, substitution, creative hiding and physical action. Campers learn how to breakdown a scene, “on-camera” cold reading, the audition process and the “business of acting.” Parents are invited to attend the “business of acting" session. Campers receive a Charlotte Acting T-shirt.
Tuition: $350 for 15-hrs of intense training.
Upload Auditioning Class on ZOOM
with Linda Ann Watt and Cory Riback
7 sessions, 2-Hour Class, Call to Register
Now 99% of auditions are now recorded and uploaded onlilne. Perfect your auditioning skills. In this ZOOM class, actors will receive information to set up the best home studio to video and edit auditions, actors will receive sides (a scene) each week, and will be critiqued on their audition. Sessions include -
Technical information on the best home studio
How to setup camera (iPhone, iPod), lights and microphone off camera
The best background for videoing audition
Sides (scenes) supplied with different scenarios
How to tape the slate (introduction) and scene
How to edit and upload the scene (technical information)
Class tuition: $300. Space is limited. Only 10 spaces.
Youth Master Class Acting & Scene Study
using "Method" Techniques with
Linda Ann Watt and Cory Riback
7-Weekly In Person Sessions
Call for Class Availability
This class gives fundamentals in acting for stage and film. Learn the disciplines of Stanislavski, Adler, Meisner, Strasberg, Katselas, Caine, Bogart and Watt. Students are introduced to relaxation, sense memory, “what if,” repetition exercises and theatre games. Students also learn improvisation, on-camera auditioning and in-depth scene study. This class covers the “business of acting,” and the culture of the industry in New York, Los Angeles and Atlanta. Parents are invited to attend the "business of acting" session.
Tuition: $335 for 14-hrs of intense training.
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In Person Classes at VAPA Center, Charlotte
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