Our third week of ValleyWood Movie Camp has officially begun and is off to a fantastic start. Campers came through our doors with smiling faces, high energy and were ready to learn. Actors started off by learning the 10 basic rules of improv and played multiple improvisational games to build confidence with students relationships and
Thats a WRAP! Our young and talented actors finished filming today! Over the course of the past 3 days, the campers have filmed just over 60 scenes at 5 locations and have had the opportunity to learn everything that goes into making a film. Today the actors learned how to setup and film with the
Each actor was given a 1 on 1 lesson before they went in for their audition. It was great to see all of the character choice. All auditions were recorded and the actors have been cast for the film! Campers began working more in depth on making character choices and memorization skills later in the day. Looking forward to seeing what costumes, props, and character choices these young actors bring to set tomorrow!
Hello Valleywood stars, What a great first day! Attached are some pictures of some of the crazy, talented madness! Day one was spent in the best possible way…lots of ice-breakers, a table read, some character work. Kids need to show up with their scripts, and their character wardrobe for tomorrow. Please make sure you’ve answered
Hi Valleywood stars, What a ride it has been campers! Wow, we finished shooting our film just in time, and we are so excited to premiere it for all of your fans tomorrow. Don’t forget that campers still need to be here tomorrow at 9AM to prepare for you big event! We are going to
While snowbirds flock to cooler states, many Valley kids flock to cooler Northern Arizona for a variety of summer camps. Here in the Phoenix, however, serious acting students and youth looking to try something new and fun head to the Dearing Acting Studio for our annual Valleywood Camps.
Topics Include: Auditions, Pre-Production 101, Characters, Script Analysis, Scene Work, Lighting, Shot Composition, Space Work, Improv Games, and Intro to Editing!