Learn how to be creatively open and available and in the moment!
An Actor that is strong in both technique and artistic focus is desired. We strive to exhibit performance skills above average, while embracing an understanding of some foundations about entertainment industry. The journey to become a performer is exciting yet challenging. We will always emphasize emotional truth, vocal excellence, respect, discipline, passion, a focused energy, preparation and fun.
Brian is a dedicated instructor who encourages students to reach for their goals and achieve them. His method of meeting students where they are and helping them grow from there is supportive and allows students to grasp material at their own pace.
Weddington Studios has implemented some of the greatest techniques in acting of all time! Weddington has developed a theatre curriculum that has been utilized by several arts programs, universities and professionals. Weddington Studios has remained current in an ever-changing society and has brilliantly utilized classical and contemporary acting methods and techniques to give voice to social issues and topics, globally. Weddington's unique style is creating a thunderous presence in the Chicago Theatre District and continues to establish and exceed standards of excellence.
It begins with a conversation about the shared passion for the craft of Acting. I then choose to engage the best tool of an actor, the imagination, which allows the actor to create, re-think visions and truths of self and space. I challenge them to develop a physical sense of creating character as well as an emotional exploration. From here the student can craft through scoring characters, monologues, and scenes. Exploring sensory work and journaling is also encouraged in addition to professional portfolio building consulting.
I am a classically trained theater professional, with a BA and MFA in Theater and Acting. My artistry has been immersed in the Miesner, Chekhov, and Stanislavski methods as well as a solid foundation in devised and improvisational performa
$60 an hour for instructional, coaching, and consulting class.
(60 minutes, one student to one teacher)