Friday 26th May – Library at the Dock
12pm–4pm (committee meeting 3pm–4pm)
Lunch gathering at 12pm. Presentation skills with Stephen Costan from 12.30–2.00, followed by meeting at 2.15pm.
STEPHEN COSTAN is a Voice Production Specialist and Drama Coach with over 50 years’ experience.
Stephen was Head of Voice at Victorian College of the Arts from 1996-2002 and his other placements in Actor Training Establishments include University of Western Sydney, Woolongong and Ballarat.
He has been responsible for training and developing a huge number of Australia’s distinguished actors including Joel Edgerton, Patrick Brammell, Sybilla Budd, Alison Bell, Leon Ford, Simon Stone and so the list goes on.
He is currently teaching at the Melbourne Branch of the Howard Fine Acting Studio which is based in Los Angeles
The Master Class will consist of a series of strategies for the writers to present their works and improve their presentation skills to their colleagues and in the public arena.
PARTICIPANTS should prepare a 2-minute extract from their writing, which we will work on in the Master Class.