Simplify your acting skills for film and tv learning to apply those skills to auditioning and working on a film or tv set.

We can either shoot your Showreel in the studio or on location.


We have a central London

flat that we use for location interiors but may be able to shoot at your home/workplace provided it is central and available at times convenient to us. Workshops daily Monday to Thursday evening, Saturday morning and afternoon class.


One to Ones, helping with video auditioning and showreels shot on location. Instinctual Acting welcomes you to the 21st century...giving you a new approach and works with

your true instincts.

MICHAEL DUVALL - INSTINCTUAL ACTING 129a Whitfield Street The Audition House  London W1T 5EQ

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email: instinctualactinginfo@gmail.com / Contact No. 07855 740309

Please make sure you email: instinctualactinginfo@gmail.com

or text us on: 07855 740309 at some point on Sunday every week confirming which workshop you are in for the coming week. The limit on time to arrive for workshops is 30 minutes max after class has begun.

THURSDAY EVENING

Shooting 10 Scenes workshop (4 week cycle)

6:00pm-9:30pm


Director to be chosen from the actors.

First week will be the auditions and actors are to choose a role and prepare a scene.

Second week - Shoot 5 scenes (crew on hand)

Third week - Shoot 5 scenes (crew on hand)

Fourth week - Show back and critique performance

Same principles as Wednesday apply



SATURDAY A.M.

Shooting TV / Film script

12:00pm-3:00pm

Guest Director  - 12 to 14 scenes


The first week will consist of auditions and actors will be required to choose a role and prepare a scene. Actors may be asked to cold read another scene. Auditions will be held via Zoom at 12:00pm.

Second week - Shoot

Third week - Shoot

Fourth week - Show back and critique performance

Same principles as Wednesday apply.



SATURDAY P.M.

Self-Tape / Shooting Improv /

Character Development / Dialect Class

Start at 3:30pm


Self Tape Workshop - Only monologue needed

Shooting Improv Workshop - No preparation needed

Character Development Scene Workshop

(Same as Monday evening)

Dialect Class - Hosted by Alexander Morgan

MONDAY EVENING  

Moveable Monologues / Commercials / Character Development - 6:00pm-8:45pm

18 Actors maximum


Moveable Monologues


Actors are to prepare a piece which is no longer than 45 seconds.

Actors are to dress for the role and may use a prop.

In this workshop you will learn how to understand the space you are

in, be it interior or exterior and you will understand your eye line in regards to working in front of the camera.


Commercial or Corporate Night Actors will be sent a commercial or corporate script by Sunday evening. Actors are to dress for role and

to bring in any necessary props.


Character Development Scene Workshop

12 Actors maximum


Actors will be sent a scene by Sunday evening.

This workshop involves;

- Character work

- Relationships

- Beat changes

- Working on the physicality of the character

- Finding the core of the character

- Understanding the strengths and weakness of your character

- Understanding the journey of your character from beginning

to the end of scene


TUESDAY EVENING

Audition Night - 6:00pm-9:30pm

16 Actors maximum


Actors are to read the whole script and then choose a role and prepare a scene. Actors are required to dress for the role and to bring in a pen/notepad to be able to write notes.

Actors will also be asked to cold read another scene from the script.

A casting director will attend the workshop once a month.


WEDNESDAY EVENING

Shooting a TV/Film Script (4 week cycle)

6:00pm-9:30pm (Max 18 people)

18 Actors maximum for auditions (Invite only)

12 Actors maximum for shooting


We will have a Guest Director every month.

The first week will consist of auditions and actors will be required to choose a role and prepare a scene. Actors may be asked to cold read another scene.


The casting will be given on Saturday.

The second and third week will be shoot weeks where you will be joined by the Director with sound, camera and props.

Shooting will involve blocking the scene and then a master shot, followed by single shots.


Actors will receive call times and are required to have full costume.

The fourth week will be a show back of your work and you will receive critique on your performance. All actors are required to attend the show back.