IMPORTANT COURSE INFO
Level 1/121 Macquarie St. Hobart
NEW TO CSA?
All Term Classes students must complete our compulsory Intro to Screen Acting Workshop before joining Term Classes. Click on the link to book your Intro to Screen Acting Workshop.
After the workshop you can join one of our Public Classes at the start of a term (scroll below for details), or let us know that you’re interested in our invitation only Industry Classes and we’ll be in touch if a suitable place becomes available.
Interested in further workshops? Head to the Workshop section of our site.
WHO ARE TERM CLASSES FOR?
Our Term classes develop both skills and confidence and are open to Grades 3-Adult, with no upper age limit. Our grades correspond with school grades.
Public Classes: Open to all. No audition required.
*Public Classes students may be offered a CSA Listing subject to skills development
Industry Classes: are entered by audition only and have the CSA Listing as a compulsory requirement.
TV Mums: *NEW* From Term 2, 2019 we are offering weekly classes on Tuesdays for women called TV MUMS. You don’t have to be a Mum, just the age that you could play a mum! Classes cover elements of our curriculum with our Academy Director with an emphasis on storytelling, gentle empowerment and confidence building. Click here to read more about TV Mums.
*TV Mums students may be offered a CSA Listing subject to skills development.
WHAT DO WE COVER?
All Classes cover the unique requirements of auditioning and acting for the screen including; continuity, hitting your mark, Presenting for TV, cheating your eyeline, working with Green Screen, working within the frame, and more, as well as industry advice and guidance. Performances are viewed via a live feed in class time.
Industry Classes end of term scene work is uploaded to their individual CSA Listing for casting purposes. Industry Class students are seen on the big screen in our Village Cinemas End of Year Ceremony, with selected films uploaded to our youtube channel.
Read more about our Curriculum here.
Classes are kept to under 20 students per class. If minimum numbers are not reached students will be notified prior to term or workshop commencement and provided a full refund. Class transfers may be made by emailing us. Class transfers are dependant on availability. Classes are booked on a term basis with discounts offered for full year upfront purchases. No refund is given for classes missed.
Classes do not run on a Public Holiday at CSA. Students whose classes fall on a Public Holiday may attend another class of the same age bracket that week.
THE STUDENT DASHBOARD
On enrolment students receive a unique log in and password. Use this to access your Student Dashboard on our website, for all information on classes, events, audition advice and more.
THE CSA LISTINGS
How do we see 150 castings of our students each year? Through the CSA Listings!
Our annual CSA Listing subscription is currently compulsory for all students after their first six months. Annual listing fee includes professional headshot session and creation of listing for current calendar year. Listing fee of *$250 Inc. GST will be charged when headshot session is booked in 1st or 3rd term. To be paid once per calendar year.
Students will be freelance and no commission will be taken for paid work gained via the CSA Listings, unless otherwise negotiated. Click here for further listings information.
*From 2019 Listings will only be available to Industry Students and selected others.