On-Camera Performance Workshop with Filmmaker Michael McGuire To Be Offered

7/25/14
By UW-Marinette

Professional Los Angeles filmmaker Michael McGuire will offer a workshop in on-camera performance to men and women of any experience level on September 27 & 28 at UW-Marinette. A Marinette native, McGuire is planning to shoot a feature film in the Marinette area in 2015.

During this eight-hour workshop, men and women of all experience levels and aged 10 or above will learn about on-camera performance, the grammar of cinema, perform scenes in front of the camera (either solo or with acting partners), and receive a digital file of their on-camera performance at the end of the class.

As an actor, Michael McGuire has performed in over fifty theater productions across the U.S., on television in Law & Order: SVU and the History Channel series, Breaking Vegas, and in the feature film, 16-Love. As a filmmaker, McGuire has written & directed several award-winning short films and produced six feature films that have played at major international film festivals, in theaters, and on television, including Electrick Children, Holiday High School Reunion, Guadalupe the Virgin, and Deadly Spa. He holds a B.A. in History and Theatre from UW-Madison and a Master of Fine Arts degree from the American Film Institute in Los Angeles, where he currently resides with his wife.

This exciting workshop will be held September 27& 28 from 9:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m. at UW-Marinette. The cost for this eight-hour workshop is only $75 per participant. To register, or for more information please visit marinette.uwc.edu/community/continuing-ed, or contact the Office of Continuing Education at 715-735-4300 x4342 or mnt-ce@uwc.edu.

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Tricia Hurley, Director of Marketing and Communications
715-735-4300, ext. 4310