What is Camp Catapult? Camp Catapult is Catapult Acting’s signature event that combines rigorous intensive scene study instructed by award-winning coaches with first-person industry perspective. This 5 day intensive covers every single aspect of the audition process. In addition to being instructed by our wonderful, challenging coaches, actors will receive instruction from a different industry pro each day ranging from Agents to Managers to Casting Directors to Directors and More. Everything you ever needed for auditioning. Right here.
Date: December 27th-31st | Time: 10am – 5pm | Capacity: 24 |Ages: 8-17 | Early Bird: $595 | Regular: $695
NOTE: This is an AUDITION/REFERRAL/APPROVAL camp. This camp is NOT for the hobbyist. Experience is not important but rather willingness to challenge one’s self. Once you process your registration, one of our associates will reach out to you to discuss your goals and involvement in the camp.
December 27th – PRE-PREPARATION | Top Talent Agent
- Know the genre
- Know the director & their work
- Know the network
December 28th – SCENE PREP | Top Working Actor
- Creating a compelling character
- What is your objective?
- Who are you? What do you want? Why do you want it?
December 29th – WORK THE SCRIPT | Top Casting Director
- Practice, Practice, Practice
- Repetition, Repetition, Repetition
December 30th – THE TAPED AUDITION | Top Talent Agent
- Maximize your tape
- Learn proper eyeline
- Experiment with the 4th wall
December 31st – THE CALLBACK | Top Casting Director
- Execute your scene in front of Top Casting Director like a real callback
- Q & A with Casting Director
*DISCLAIMER: DEAR ACTOR, Please note that this class, as with all of our others, is specifically designed to educate and train, NOT to get you representation or guaranteed employment. If you are signing up for this workshop with the sole purpose of getting yourself in front of an agent or casting director, with the hopes of getting repped or an audition/job, please go elsewhere.
Julia Jones – Leader of Camp Catapult
Julia Jones is an Atlanta based actress – her degrees are in History and Theatre Arts from LaGrange College. After graduation, Julia moved to Atlanta and interned at Horizon Theatre – performing for a year under an acting apprenticeship. She performed with several theatre companies in the Atlanta metro area and then discovered the Village Theatre. Julia has been with the Village Theatre since January 2013. She performs in Danger the Show, Table Sauce, The Soundtrack Show, Her & Him, The Bilgrones Effect, and guest performs in several other casts. She is completely in love with the art form of improv and cannot wait to share her knowledge with young, future improvisors.
Erik Lingvall – Special Guest
Winner of Backstage’s 2015 Readers’ Choice for Atlanta’s Favorite Acting Coach, Erik Lingvall brings with him over 15 years of experience guiding and training talent, throughout the country, and has established himself as one of the go-to coaches for tv/film actors in the Southeast. Erik is also the owner of The Acting Camp in California and creator of IndustryBible.com.
Erik’s growing list of working actor clients can be seen on Networks like NBC, Disney, FOX and CW, on shows such as Dog with a Blog, Kickin’ It, Sleepy Hollow, The Walking Dead and Hart of Dixie. His clients can also be seen in some of biggest and highly anticipated films of 2014-15, including The Maze Runner, Noah, Jersey Boys, Short Term 12, Terminator Genisys, Marvel’s Ant Man, and many more.
Currently residing in Atlanta with his wife Jennifer, Erik is dedicated to guiding & connecting his clients with the right people & right path… always reminding his clients to enjoy the process as much as the product at the end.