Workshop: the Meisner Approach: Awakening Authentic Performance with Sally Cacic
Approximate running time: 2 hours
Calgary AB T2N 0V7
The Meisner Approach: Awakening Authentic Performance LIVE online with Sally Cacic *For actors of all levels
Participants will be led to the Meisner Technique through a series of short improvised and scripted exercises, designed to awaken authentic and vulnerable performance within the actor.
Whether pursuing stage, film, or television mediums, the Meisner exercises allow actors to tap into their authentic and intrinsic needs in order to drive their performance deeper; to live "truthfully under the imaginary circumstances, moment to unanticipated moment."
WHEN: Wednesday Apr 28, 2021 (6:30 pm – 8:30 PM)
SUGGESTED COST: $25 NOTE: Pay-what-you-can options are available, please contact Morpheus Theatre.
WHERE: Online - ZOOM (Connection details will be provided to those registered)
This workshop is presented at this low cost in the spirit of community theatre.
Feedback from a former student: “Sally is someone who epitomizes depth. She continually demonstrates her dedication to the craft of acting and her students. I appreciate Sally’s sunny spirit which feeds into her compassionate and straight forward approach to teaching. She has a hunger to grow and share relevant industry knowledge with her students.” – Sandy Lawlor, Rogues Alumni
INSTRUCTOR: Sally Cacic is a West Australian actor, director, and producer. A graduate of Company of Rogues Actors’ Studio Master Class Program and StageMilk Drama School, Sally trained in acting technique for stage, TV and film, voice and movement, and clown, in the teachings and interpretations of Constantine Stanislavski, Sanford Meisner, and Uta Hagan. Sally apprenticed to teach the Meisner Program under the mentorship of Stacie Harrison, and Film & Television under Joe-Norman Shaw, and is the Lead Instructor of the Meisner Program at Company of Rogues Actors' Studio. Sally is also the Co-Founder of The Brolly Shelf Production Co. with Lori Bachynski. Select film credits include Bright Hill Road (Nevermine Films), The Little Things (Shotlist Films), The Hundy (AMPIA Rosie Award Winner 2017), Joy To The World (AMPIA Rosie Award Nominee 2017), Within (Konscious Pictures), The Stalker (Late Night Pictures), The Automation (Late Night Pictures). Select theatre & dance credits include Come Home (Urban Stories Theatre), Laughter (Urban Stories Theatre), How To Almost Be An Adult (Urban Stories Theatre), Late Night At The Plaza (Late Night Productions), and Australian productions A Chorus Line (The Old Mill Theatre), and Beauty & The Beast (The Ballet Company).