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WORKSHOP: Auditioning w/Justin Coulter

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WORKSHOP: Auditioning w/Justin Coulter
Date: May 13, 2017
Time: 10:00AM - 2:00PM

Venue: TNM Nola
2706 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans LA
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Instructor: Justin Coulter
Date: Saturday May 13th 10a-2p
Price: $45
Cap: 12

The purpose of this workshop is to prepare newcomers and first-timers to have the confidence to execute an audition for film, television and commercials and to grow as better performers. This would be an introductory workshop for anyone with an interest in acting on camera. It would cover the fundamentals of auditioning, including but not limited to:

Script break down
Taking direction
Spatial awareness/blocking
Engaging with the reader
Casting etiquette
Headshots & Resumes
Discussion/Q&A on:finding an agent, head shots, regional markets, acting classes, demo reels, cold reading, self-tape auditioning, etc.

This workshop will be geared to anyone that is new to auditioning or has never auditioned in the past. Welcome to any veteran talent as well, for fundamental reminders.

What to bring:
Headshot & Resume (if applicable)
Printed sides
Water & Snack
Dress appropriately for the role you are reading. No costumes. No distracting clothing.

Justin Coulter, a graduate of the TNM Improv Conservatory has been working in the film industry for 10 years. He earned a B.S in Film Production from Full Sail University in 2010, and since then he has worked in various casting departments in the New Orleans area. Credits include: Pitch Perfect, Dallas Buyer’s Club, Zoo, Daddy’s Home, The Magicians, One Mississippi, Salem and many others. Justin became a member of The Casting Society of America in 2016.


We also offer sketch writing classes, team building workshops for businesses and corporations, week-long and weekend intensives, and kids and teen comedy classes.

To reserve your spot in class, a deposit of at least half of your tuition is due before the first day of class. The remainder of your tuition is due by the third class of your current level. If you need to discuss a payment plan, email the Conservatory Director for your city (ATX – TNMATX@gmail.com, Nola – TNMNola@gmail.com), and they will consider your request on a case-by-case basis. We offer a variety of fun internships for half-price tuition, so please inquire at the email addresses above if interested.

We accept payment for classes via http://paypal.me/thenewmovement, Venmo (username: TheNewMovement), or you can leave checks/cash with your teacher @ TNM.

All refund requests must be in writing. Students seeking a refund or a partial refund, should send an e-mail to the Conservatory Director as soon as they have decided to withdraw. Each refund request will be processed within 30 days of such request. Refunds may be issued for courses upon student withdrawal under the following provisions:

8 Week Courses
– A full refund of deposit/tuition (minus a $25 processing fee) is available only when withdrawal notification is received by noon (12pm) three business days prior to the start of the course. For example, refund requests for a Monday night class must be received by Wednesday at noon. Requests for Saturday or Sunday classes would have to be received by Tuesday at noon.
– For withdrawal after the start of the first day of class, students will receive a refund of their tuition/deposit minus a $25 processing fee and a $50 administration fee.
– For withdrawal after the start of the second day of class, students will receive 25% of their tuition/deposit.
– After the third day of class, there are NO refunds of their tuition/deposit.

Because of their lower price, most workshops are non-refundable, but we will consider refund requests on a case-by-case basis.