Class Descriptions & Fees

ON-CAMERA ACTING WORKSHOP FOR KIDS                           

A One Day, 3 Hour Class:  $85   

Introductory On-Camera workshop for ages 7-12 (limit 12-14 students)

An introduction to the fun and creative world of acting for film and television.  Material is tailored to each students age and experience, in an upbeat, supportive atmosphere.  J. Eddie’s mission and primary objective is to enhance students’ self-esteem, and boost confidence in front of the camera as well as their daily lives.  He utilizes creative activities,improvisation, exercises, as well as scenes from film, television, and commercials. 

*Those who attend the On-Camera Acting Workshop will have guaranteed acceptance into J. Eddie’s 5-Day Boot Camps, and On-Going Scene Study classes in Los Angeles, Santa Clarita or in your area.
 

ON-CAMERA ACTING WORKSHOP FOR TEENS 

A One Day, 6 Hour Class:  $175

Introductory On-Camera workshop for teens ages 13-17 (limit 12-14 students)

Upbeat, positive, fun atmosphere for those interested in learning a lot about the craft of acting in just one day.  The bulk of the one-day intensive is on-camera work.  The kids learn the basics of reacting and listening skills, character development, improvisation, partner work and script analysis.  Students will have a chance to break down a theatrical scene, as well as learn new skills to perform their scene on-camera several times during the day.  We take a short break, so please bring a snack.

*Those who attend the 6 Hour Acting Intensive  will have guaranteed acceptance into J. Eddie’s 5-Day Boot Camps, and On-Going Scene Study classes in Los Angeles, Santa Clarita or in your area.
 

ON-CAMERA ACTING WORKSHOP FOR ADULTS 

A One Day, 6 Hour Class:  $175

Introductory to Professional level On-Camera workshop for ages 18-Adult (limit 12)

A full day intensive that could run beyond the scheduled 6 hours for those who choose.  J. Eddie holds nothing back, cramming as much information, technique and knowledge from his three decades as a working acting into a six-hour class.  The workshop emphasizes camera technique,interview technique, as well as acting as a business.  Mr. Peck teaches a hybrid technique utilizing the best of Stanislavski, Uta Hagen and Meisner.  Learn to work truthfully and honestly from your heart, while embracing a true ‘one of a kind’…YOU.  We take a short break, so please bring a snack. 

*Those who attend the Six-Hour Intensive will have guaranteed acceptance into J. Eddie’s 5-Day Boot Camps, and On-Going Scene Study classes in Los Angeles, Santa Clarita or in your area. 

 

5-DAY ON-CAMERA BOOT CAMP FOR CHILDREN AND TEENS

Introductory to Professional level for ages 7-17 (limited number)

Schedule: Monday – Friday 9 AM - 2 PM, each day

This course builds and strengthens all the techniques and principles explored in J. Eddie’s 6-hour Acting Intensive Workshop.  Emphasis is placed on personalizing acting choices and working moment to moment with a scene partner.  Upon completion of this course students will be more proficient in breaking down audition material, developing a character, and feel more confident in their audition skills. Students will strengthen their ability to: perfect their slate; breakdown auditions; make concrete acting "choices"; create on the spot opening beats,understand beat changes, resulting in "owning" their auditions and impress casting directors. The last hour of class, parents are invited to watch their child's progression and/or on-camera performance.

5-DAY ON-CAMERA BOOT CAMP FOR ADULTS Ages 18+

Introductory to Professional level for ages 18+  (limited number)

Schedule: Monday – Friday 9 AM - 2 PM, each day

This course builds and strengthens all the techniques and principles explored in J. Eddie’s 6-hour Acting Intensive Workshop along with the addition of Meisner exercises.  Emphasis is also placed on personalizing acting choices and learning to work moment to moment with a scene partner.  Upon completion of this course students will be more proficient in breaking down audition material, developing a character,improved confidence in audition skills. They will strengthen their ability to: perfect their slate; breakdown auditions; make concrete acting "choices"; create on the spot opening beats, understand beat changes, audition with confidence and have a far better understanding of “acting” as a business.