Acting Course Audition success with Jan Russ

Teen acting course in the School Holidays with Jan Russ. Jan Russ was Neighbours casting for 20 years. Work with Jan Russ at Brave Studios.

Acting for film and TV courses at Brave studios for Teenagers in Melbourne. Learn how to act in front of the camera, audition and work with other actors. Jann Russ was the casting consultant for Neighbours for over 25 years.3 Brave Studios students who participated in Jan Russ’s acting course held this week have gained auditions. The student had just completed the Acting for the Camera School Holiday Teens 2 day Acting Course.

Course director, Jan Russ has worked in the industry for over 25 years. She is an experienced actor and is well known as a former casting director and producer on Channel Ten’s Neighbours, having worked with people such as Russell Crowe, Guy Pierce, Kylie Minogue, Jason Donovan & Natalie Imbruglia and many other well known Australian artists.

Students spent 2 days workshopping scenes in front of the camera and exploring the ins and outs of script work. Jan’s teaching covers important aspects of script work which include listening and reacting, concentrating and focusing. Students received positive feedback and really warmed to Jan’s friendly nature, she had a wonderful rapport with the young inspiring actors.  She was impressed by how well well prepared the students were for this workshop.

3 students who excelled were submitted for upcoming castings. We wish them the best of luck as they audition for an ABC drama program and an American feature film.
This success shows how important it is to take initiative with your acting training and to make sure that you’re an active participant in industry workshops which can lead to valuable opportunities. At Brave Studios we encourage and support all of our students in their endeavours and make it a point let them know when opportunities arise.

Students have been calling asking for more teens classes, stay tuned, more classes will be announced soon.