Course Structure

Next Showreel Course Audition: Tuesday 5th November

Next Showreel Course audition dates:

5th NovTuesday 5th November @ 2pm: Book your audition

A Screenwise staff member will email you further details about your 'Audition Requirements' prior to your audition at our Screenwise Studios in Surry Hills, Sydney.

Audition Requirements:
- Prepared Film/TV monologue 30 seconds in length (Applicants choice).
- Prepared Film/TV scene (Screenwise choice).
FEB 2020Showreel Course Commences: Book your audition


The Screenwise Showreel Course has two intakes per year commencing in February and July, running over 4 x 10 week terms. Successful applicants may choose either one full weekday class or two evening classes per week:

  • Day class: One full day, 10:00am – 5:00pm, OR,
  • Evening class: Two evenings per week, 6:30pm – 9:30pm.
Term 1Learn to open the channels of communication, broadening range and developing the voice.
Explore the fundamentals of screen acting; improvisation, relationship and emotional articulation.
Develop an on screen personal presence and self-awareness through screen script analysis.
Term 2Voice and standard accent development to professional and industry standards.
Work with given circumstances, actions, intentions and objectives to examine character motivation.
Understand the important role that performance plays in delivering a clear, communicative and impactful message to an audience.
Term 3Confident application of voice and movement effectively in scene work.
Refine screen acting technicals through the use of blocking, props and continuity.
Explore scene compilation and begin rehearsals for showreel shoot.
Term 4Production of showreel on location with 2 contrasting scenes professionally produced, shot, edited and directed.
Confident application of audition and screen test techniques.
Workshop with current Casting Director to expose the expected etiquette of auditions and casting calls.
Networking and self-marketing skills for actors.
Demonstrated knowledge of Green Screen (CGI).
A proficient understand of the industry and its key players.
Showreel DVD compilation and Industry recognised Certificate upon completion.

Information on costs and fee structure can be obtained by contacting us.

NB: Personal class preference is on a first come first served basis, and is only available until the class is full. The above course structure is determined and may alter depending on the current industry tutor’s availability and schedule.

Applications open Now

The Showreel Course is extremely popular and its distinct boutique style means that positions in this course are limited. So if you’re ready to be a professional actor and take the next step, then the Showreel Course is definitely for you.

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