UPCOMING CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

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INTRO TO THE PRACTICAL AESTHETICS ACTING TECHNIQUE

Scene Study, Script Analysis and Performance Technique

Are you looking for a dependable acting technique? 

Are you frustrated by acting classes that lack clarity and practicality? 

If so, Lee’s Practical Aesthetics workshop is for you.

You Will Learn:

  • A uniquely powerful approach to script analysis
  • How live fully “in the moment”
  • How to effectively deal with self-consciousness onstage
  • The truth about “character” and the actor’s emotional life
  • How to prepare quickly and effectively for a scene
  • To have FUN


The purpose of this class is to impart the foundations of a universally applicable, no-nonsense acting technique that empowers the actor to create work that is honest, dynamic, and personal. 

Based on the acclaimed acting technique originally taught by David Mamet, and outlined in Lee's book “A Practical Handbook For The Actor,” this class is an excellent choice for the beginning actor looking for a solid foundation, or the more experienced actor looking to hone and solidify his craft. 

FEE: $425 for 10 classes

DATES: April 2 – June 4, 2019

Time: 7:00pm – 10:00pm

LOCATION: Hollywood/West Hollywood TBA

Payment accepted via Paypal lee@lmcohn.com or Venmo @lee-cohn-1
For more info or to book a spot: lee@lmcohn.com

DIRECTING ACTORS WITHOUT FEAR AND LOATHING: A WEEKEND WORKSHOP

At a loss on how to communicate clearly and effectively with actors? Lee is offering a three-day intensive for directors that will enable them to work with actors in theater, film, and television. Become an "actor's director!" Also great for actors!

The workshop will cover:

• A simple technique to break down every scene, character by character

• How to identify the Key Story Points and maximize the dramatic impact in every scene

• Getting the performance you want from your actors

• The rehearsal process: staging, notes, and adjustments

• Leadership

LOS ANGELES SCHEDULE

APRIL 5 – APRIL 7

Friday April 5, 6pm - 10pm
Saturday April 6, 10am - 6pm (one hour lunch)
Sunday April 7, 10am - 5pm (45 minute lunch)

LOCATION: Hollywood/West Hollywood TBA


Location: West Hollywood TBA
Tuition: $240.00 (10% Discount for Women in Media members)


SPRING ORANGE COUNTY DATES TBA


Payment accepted via Paypal lee@lmcohn.com or Venmo @lee-cohn-1
For more info or to book a spot: lee@lmcohn.com



PRACTICAL AESTHETICS INTRO SEMINAR

The purpose of this class is to introduce the foundations of a universally applicable, no-nonsense acting technique that empowers the actor to create honest, dynamic, and personal work. Based on the acclaimed technique originally taught by David Mamet, and outlined in Lee's book “A Practical Handbook For The Actor,” (over 300,000 copies sold) Practical Aesthetics is an excellent choice for the beginning actor looking for a solid foundation, or the more experienced actor looking to hone and solidify his craft.


The workshop covers:

A uniquely powerful approach to script analysis

How live fully “in the moment”

Self-consciousness

“Character” and the actor’s emotional life

How to prepare quickly and effectively for a scene


March 2019 DATE TBA

6pm – 10pm

Hollywood location TBA

Fee: $25

Payment accepted via Paypal lee@lmcohn.com or Venmo @lee-cohn-1

For more info or to book a spot: lee@lmcohn.com 

ONE-ON-ONE COACHING

ONE-ON-ONE COACHING AVAILABLE FOR:

Acting. Cold Reading & On Camera Auditions, Audition Monologues, Role Preparation, Script Analysis

Directing. Script & Character Breakdown; Techniques for directing actors; Blocking and staging a scene

In-person in Los Angeles or via Skype/FaceTime

On Set Coaching. Lee works with both actors and directors on set. For rates, please email Lee the details of your project. lee@lmcohn.com

RATES

Three One Hour Coaching sessions: $285
Five One Hour Coaching sessions: $425; recommended for college audition prep
Ten One Hour Coaching sessions: $800

SINGLE COACHING SESSIONS

One hour:  $95

Half hour: $55


NEW SERVICE!
Script Consultation. Feature films, short films, TV pilots and specs, plays.
From general notes to page-by-page, line-by-line analysis, Lee will work with you on concept, story structure, character, and dialogue.
Fees range from $250 - $1,500 


Payment accepted via Paypal lee@lmcohn.com or Venmo @lee-cohn-1

Coachings make a cool gift! :)


For more info: lee@lmcohn.com


BRAVERY ˙ WILL ˙ COMMON SENSE