ACTING FOR FILM & TV

Upon completion of the Commercial Audition Workshop, you are ready to take the next step with our in-person Acting for Film & Television Workshop held at our studio at 136 Locke Street South, 2nd Floor in Hamilton!

This workshop is designed to help you take the next step forward for your acting career. Whether you are new to acting or need a quick brush-up this group workshop will help you gain the knowledge you require to achieve your acting goals. During the workshop you will review all the rules and techniques learned in the Commercial Audition Workshop in detail and then take a deeper dive into the art of acting. Detailed script work and analysis, preparation, on camera technique and improvisation will help you become more prepared to take a script and lift the words off the page and produce a well rounded and believable performance.

You will learn basic film terminology and practice creative ways using your imagination and given talent to approach a character, a fresh script and produce a memorable performance to nail your next in-person audition.

ADULTS & TEENS (14 years & up)
This workshop runs for 4 weeks.
2 classes per week.
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
$480.00 (+h.s.t.) = $542.50

Payment Plan
$100.00 deposit
4 weekly payments of $110.63

Next Adult & Teen Workshop for 2023
April 24, 26, May 1, 3, 8, 10, 15 & 17

Registration Forms are available at the bottom of this page.
Refunds are not available due to the limit of the class size of 10 students, thank you for understanding.



CHILDREN (8 - 13 years)
This workshop runs for 4 weeks.
1 class per week.
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
$249.00 (+h.s.t.) = $281.37

Payment Plan
$50.00 deposit
4 weekly payments of $57.85

Next Children's Workshop
May 30, June 6, 13 & 20

Registration Forms are available at the bottom of this page.
Refunds are not available due to the limit of the class size of 10 students, thank you for understanding.



OUR INSTRUCTOR

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Nigel Hamer has been a working actor for over thirty years and in that time has been happy to have performed in many facets of the Performing Arts.

In theatre, he has spent many seasons with the Stratford Festival, has worked on Broadway in NYC, at the Grand Theatre in London, Victoria Playhouse in Vancouver, Theatre New Brunswick, Theatre by the Bay in Barrie, Tarragon Theatre, Theatre Passe Murraille, Canadian Stage Co. and Mirvish Productions all in Toronto and Theatre Aquarius in Hamilton. Most notable playing Delcourt in the Toronto Production of "Hogtown".

Recently he starred in the critically acclaimed productions of "Plaza Suite" and "Same Time Next Year" for the Orillia Opera House and Upper Canada Playhouse. His vast TV credits include, recurring roles in "Degrassi" and "Radio Free Roscoe"; roles in "Suits", "May Day", "Wingin' It", "ReallyMe", "11th Hour", "Blue Murder", "Sue Thomas FBE", "Reign" and most recently "The Good Witch".

Film Credits include, "Cadet Kelly", "Loretta Claiborne Story", "Dr. Cabbie", "Little Brother" "JFK", "Celine", "The Note", "Sons of the Mistletoe" and "St. Roz". Recently he won Best Actor in the CARE Film Festival for his role in "Reservation".

Nigel has voiced many notable roles in animation and commercials. He has also performed in many live corporate events and shot over 250 TV commercials.