Since winning the coveted Camera D’Or at the Cannes Film Festival for her debut feature film ‘Love Serenade’ Shirley Barrett has earned herself the reputation of being a true actor’s director, with the ability to elicit strong, truthful and detailed performances in both comedy and drama. As well as developing her own feature films at every opportunity, Shirley has written for and directed a wide variety of Australia’s best loved television, including the acclaimed series ‘Offspring’,’A Place to Call Home’ & Channel 9’s critically acclaimed series ‘Love Child’.
In this one-day Masterclass actors will get the chance to work with completely original material as well as some of her favourite scenes from past work she has directed.
Learn how Shirley works with an actor to achieve their on-screen performance. Spend the day workshopping scenes one on one with Shirley.
Students will explore original scene work that Shirley has directed.
Places are limited, so book now to take advantage of this unique opportunity to learn from one of Australia’s most inspiring and sought after directors.
Entrance to this workshop is by submission of your CV.