Admission: $30 Facets Members, $35 general public
Through a combination of presentation and interactive activities, workshop participants will learn about the creative process of writing and acting from the director’s chair. Working together, actors and writers will switch roles and learn the steps of the rehearsal process and then come together to create a scene. Get the insider tips on what a director looks for in acting and writing.
About the instructor: Award-winning Brazilian director Mauro D’Addio has two films in this year’s Festival and has won awards from the prestigious Prix Jeunesse and TIFF Kids festivals for documentary and live-action narrative films.
• What a director looks for in an audition.
• How to develop your creative process as an actor or writer.
• Character and scene development.