The Jodi Collins Advanced TV/Film Comedy Class
Dates: Tue 3/23 @ 7pm
Meets 4 times: 3/23 4/6 4/13 4/20
Study at the Advanced Level During Pilot Season!
***Jodi is CASTING 2 NEW FILMS and is looking for talent in this advanced class for those, as well as her industry reading series, Creative Control***
Jodi is offering this Master Class to actors that have studied with her before. The focus of this new class is staying fresh and taking it to the next level in TV and Film. Jodi wants you to further strengthen the clarity and confidence of who you are in the business and your craft.
You will work with assorted sides from a variety of network shows to hone your skills further and continue to find humor in material.
1st Week - Jodi will bring TV COMEDY SIDES to the first class
2nd - 4th Week - You will work ON-CAMERA with Jodi Collins using specific sides she has chosen and assigns to you in advance based upon your work in the 1st class as well as your headshot. In class, Jodi generously works with you, giving you feedback and adjustments to your scene.
**Your scene is video taped & made into a movie clip!
After this class, you will receive an email with a link so
you can watch your own video clip from this class.
Please go to MY ACCOUNT to create your One on One Webpage. Be sure to upload your headshot and enter in your credits. It's especially important so that Jodi can view your online resume ahead of time.
**ALWAYS BRING A HARD COPY OF YOUR HEADSHOT/RESUME TO THE 1ST CLASS!!
Look out for your sides assignments to be posted under "class sides" approximatley 1 - 3 days prior to the second class. An email announcment when your sides are posted will also be sent.
Please Note: This Class Skips March 30th.
About Jodi Collins▼
Jodi Collins, President of Jodi Collins Casting and Productions, is an Independent Casting Director, Producer, Coach, and Consultant. She continues to be Comedy Central's go-to casting director. She has cast numerous pilots over a 12-year career, indie films, and worked for all the top broadcast and cable networks. Top credits include: STRANGERS WITH CANDY, THE CHRIS ROCK SHOW, and THE DAILY SHOW WITH JON STEWART. Jodi has most recently formed JLC Entertainment, a boutique entertainment company housing production, casting, and management. JLC represents a handful of talented actors, writers, and musicians. Jodi is well-known as a casting director with a diverse list of credits (HBO, Comedy Central, etc.).
Jodi Lieberman (Special Guest) fell into the comedy business many years ago having a passion and love to bring laughter around the world and to develop talent - this is what fuels her passion. VH-1 noticed Jodi's talent, along with her vast relationships with the global comedy community, and recently hired her as Director of Comedy Talent and Series Development. Jodi had produced and scouted for the infamous Just for Laughs Comedy Festival for many years, organizing all facets of the festival and producing hundreds of live and televised shows working with some of the biggest names in comedy, including Louis C.K., Tina Fey, Zach Galifianakis, John Cleese, Don Rickles, Carl Reiner, Ray Romano, Kevin James, and Jon Stewart, just to name a few. She then worked at Parallel Entertainment in L.A., a boutique management and production company that represented comedians, actors, and writers, including Jeff Foxworthy, Larry the Cable Guy, Bill Engvall, and the Blue Collar Comedy franchise where Jodi successfully managed comedic talent worldwide and helped launch the careers of these various artists while selling scripted and non-scripted projects. Jodi co-founded Comedy Gives Back, producing a live 24-hour digital telethon through live streaming comedy shows around the world, which was nominated for an Emmy for Best Live Event and was the 2014 IAWTV winner. Comedy Gives Back is a social benefit enterprise that raises money and awareness for charities.
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