ShowBUSINESS Master Class
About the class
You've mastered your acting/sketch/improvisation training and you're ready to take your career to the next level. Calling all actors and improvisers that want to make a living off their dreams.
Learn about what it takes to make a profession in the entertainment field your full time job We will go over the proper tools needed, what websites to get information and auditions off of, and help formulate a smart business plan on executing your goals. It's time to put your business into showbusiness.
This three hour workshop is for the strong-willed actors that are looking to transition into entrepreneurs.
This Master Class will go over:
* Representation: sign with new, repair relationship with current and/or decide where to go next
* Book Work: TV, Film, Theater, Commercials, Voiceover, Print
* Land or Launch your satisfying survival/freedom job
* Build Relationships
* Give clarity to any questions you have about the entertainment business
* and so much more!
Find new buzz-worthy, career strategies and mind-bending, heart-opening life tools that will activate, inspire, and empower you.
About Your Instructor: Producer, director, writer, actress, and comedian Karen Summerton has never held a "real" job, and has made all of her income from acting since she graduated from Long Island University with a BFA in Broadcasting and Acting. She's currently in several commercials that are running on-air including Hershey's & Stop & Shop; and has appeared on Inside Amy Schumer, Sara and Nikki Live!, USA Network's Partners in Crime, and Saturday Night Live. She is also a career coach with Actor's Salon, working with actors one-on-one and in group settings to achieve their goals. Last year, Karen wrote and sold two pilots to ABC. She's trained at the Groundlings, Peoples Improv Theater, and Upright Citizens Brigade. You can catch her on the sketch team Oswald, which performs at the PIT.