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Professional Acting for Adults with Keith Jefferson
From character development to improv, get an edge on your acting skills during this three day workshop intensive with The Hateful Eight supporting castmember Keith Jefferson. The class culminates in a performance during the last hour of the last day of class. The Hateful Eight supporting cast member Keith Jefferson brings his professional acting, singing,dancing and voice over skills to this intense, three-day workshop for adults. Participants will receive hands-on training for motion pictures and theatre through character development and objectives, improv and acting exercises. Keith will also be covering audition preparation and intention work for the actor, as well as ways to break into film and TV; market ones self as an actor; and get an edge on the competition. With a BFA in musical theatre and an MFA in acting, Keith Jefferson has an extensive performance background in film, TV and live theatre. He has worked alongside such acting greats as Jamie Foxx, Angela Lansbury, and Danny Glover, and under award-winning directors Quentin Tarantino, Hebert Ross and Charles Haid, among others. After working on The Hateful Eight in 2015, Jefferson is currently working on The Temple directed by Scott Spiegel. Drawing from his extensive experience teaching similar workshops around the country, Keith leads his students on a road of artistic discovery. Keith is also teaching Professional Acting for Teens (ages 13-18) and Youth Acting (ages 7-12).