Commercial Acting Master Class

Commercial Acting Master Class

Commercial Acting Master Class

This Zoom master class for students ages 11-18 will be an introduction on how to act in a TV commercial, led by Lied Center teaching artist Sasha Dobson. Students will learn how to approach commercial copy in a cold reading, how to break down a script, how to act in front of the camera, and some helpful tips on bringing personality to the character and what to wear. This course will give students a fun and engaging approach to working on camera, help them discover and develop how to bring their unique personality to a commercial, learn tips and tricks for a successful commercial, and build self-confidence while working with others in a collaborative environment. No preparation required – just a willingness to learn and try something new!

Lied Center for Performing Arts

Meet the Teaching Artist

Sasha Dobson

Sasha Dobson has a B.F.A. in Acting from Ithaca College in upstate NY and an M.F.A. in Acting from UNL.  Sasha works in Education at the Lied Center and teaches acting and theatre at UNL and Nebraska Wesleyan University. She also works extensively as an actor, director, voice and dialect coach and theatre teaching artist.

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Upcoming Events

September 24, 2020
September 24, 2020 | 7:30 p.m.
September 26, 2020 | 2 shows