Fall Improvisation Class- Commercials (Virtual)


Broadway2LA Acting Studio is offering a virtual improvisational class that focuses on auditioning for commercials.  This class will cover the basics and advanced improvisational skills needed to deliver a strong and memorable commercial audition.  In addition, it will also allow students the opportunity to use these improvisational skills in the audition room for both talent agents and casting directors.  Finally, at the showcase, students will display their commercials up on the big screen at the “Talent Agency & Casting Director Showcase**.”

How it works (Virtual Classroom):

Students will work with their instructor on Monday nights via “Zoom” where each student will receive individual attention from their teacher, notes, and a recording of each class. Commercial scripts and “Zoom” invites will be emailed out prior to each class.  Finally, each student will have their commercials shown in the “Talent Agency & Casting Director Showcase**” along with the in person commercial class.

Schedule Includes:

  • Weeks 1-5 – Classes will cover basic and advanced improvisation skills, using your unique talents to discover the hidden choices on the commercial script
  • Weeks 6 & 7 – Film commercials on Zoom.com for the Talent Agency/ Casting Director Showcase
  • Week 8 –Show the commercials up on the big screen at the “Talent Agency/ Casting Director Showcase*”

“Talent Agency/ Casting Director Showcase” Lineup:

All students will premiere their commercials at the showcase which includes local talent agents and a casting directors.  The guest list includes:

Social Media:

  1. Each student will receive a fully edited link of their film scene to share on their social media page: Facebook/ Instagram/ TikTok/ Twitter, etc.

Dates & Times:

September 21 & 28- 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm (Classes- Monday night)

October 5, 12, 19 & 26 November 2- 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm (Classes- Monday night)

November 14*- 11:00 am- 1:00 pm

Instructor- Chad J. Willett

*November 14, 2020 is the “Talent Agency/ Casting Director Showcase”