Stanislavsky and the Screen

August 11th & 12th - 10:00am to 2:00pm - $120.00

This one-of-kinda workshop will help build your acting chops, learn more about past methods from our acting forefathers like Meisner, Uda, Chekov, and more! Strengthen your acting ability from the classic teachings of the past and apply it to the on camera and scene work we must master for the professional set. We look forward to growing with you so we can merge Stanislavsky and the Screen.

DAY 1

  • Improv Style Warm Up
  • Method History
  • Individual/Group Exercises
  • Under 5 On Camera Scenes

DAY 2

  • Improv Style Warm Up
  • Methodology Exercises
  • Duet Scene Study and Performance
  • Q&A Discussion

INSTRUCTOR: Cecelia Specht

Cecelia Specht is a New York trained Actor and a Life Member of the famed Actors Studio. Along with a B.A. from U.C. Berkeley and an MFA from the Actors Studio Drama School in NYC she has studied with many well known teachers including Penny Allen(Acting Coach to Al Pacino and Matthew McConaughey), and Oscar Winners Martin Landau and Ellen Burstyn. With over 20 years of experience, Cecelia has worked in the Entertainment Industry all over the world from New York to Melbourne, Australia to Los Angeles. Acting highlights include Frost/Nixon, Dexter, Parks & Recreation, Scandal, Days Of Our Lives, and The Young & The Restless. She's worked with Kerry Washington, Amy Poehler, James Caan, Damian Lewis, Mandy Patinkin, Thomas Gibson, Jane Lynch, Kelsey Grammer, Martin Lawrence, and Directors Ron Howard, and Clint Eastwood.


Cancellations must be done seven days prior to intensive in order to secure a refund or credit. A 10% processing fee will be assessed to all refunds. Credits will expire after six months. Cancellations less than seven days and no-shows result in loss of payment and no credit.