2016 teens general


Be bold - try something new! The Art Center is the place to embrace curiosity and explore your creativity. We offer experiential learning opportunities for students at all levels of artistic development and encourage new and experienced artists to investigate, take risks, build skills and be part of the meaning-making.

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More information: 802-253-8358 
$50 non-refundable deposit required at time of registration
Payment in full due two weeks before the start of class.

Scholarships available
Cancellation Policy: There are no refunds for cancellations 14 days or fewer before a class or camp. Alternatively, credit for tuition may be applied to another class within the next year.

Wednesdays, October 3-24, November 7 & 28
Ages 13-18

$125 (member) | $150 (non-member)

Film Acting for Teens

Participants are paired up and assigned a scene. Students must watch the film that their scene has been extracted from and memorize their lines, rehearse with their partners in person and present their first work of the scene in our first class. All scenes and information will be emailed to students prior to the first class. Students will have the chance to prepare several scenes and will work with several different partners during the 6-week course. Tara will provide feedback, during or after, each scene. Additional information on script analysis is provided. This is NOT a performance class nor are scenes filmed in this class. This is a Acting for film scene study class. Homework will be mandatory in order for participants to get the most out of the class.
Instructor: Tara O’Reilly


Tara O’Reilly is a mother, yoga teacher and actress. She has been a member of the Screen Actors' Guild since 2002. She has been in numerous films including Jay Craven's films Wetware and Northern Borders. Previous to that she was cast as Mrs. Sullivan in the Sharff brothers' film Before I Sleep, Michael Burke's Film The Mudge Boy, Bess O'Brien's film The Voices Projest amongst numerous short films. She has also been in a handful of commercials. Tara studied Meisner in LA with Eric Stone, Studied Film Acting with Jock MacDonald (Carter Thor Studios) Michael Monks (Ivana Chubbuck Studios) and most influential to her has been studying with Richard Waterhouse (Roy London Technique).





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