This may shock you…
But we’re not interested in helping you book your next co-star.
“Wait, what? Isn’t it all about booking work?”
We know that Atlanta actors are in demand and right now and there are amazing opportunities to book work. And that’s great! But what we’ve done for years in Los Angeles and New York is build successful acting careers. We offer the kind of transformational guidance that leads to consistent creative and professional success. Co-stars and occasional guest stars are fine. A consistent, thriving acting career is the target. And it IS achievable!
The BGB Studio’s Atlanta Audition Revolution offers hard-core practical audition advice, an approach to your audition scenes that separates you from the pack, and champion-level skills that let you manage anything that is holding you back from achieving the career of your dreams.
LA’s top industry and audition experts are bringing our career-changing training to Atlanta.
Be part of a transformational day of career-changing audition work. Risa Bramon Garcia, Steve Braun, Corey Parker, and Hayes Mercure have revolutionized auditioning and helped thousands of actors find their ease, presence, power, and joy in the audition process. It’s time for you to bring the full force of your unique talent into the audition room, to your self-tapes, and in all the work you do. It’s time to claim your place in the Industry.
No matter where you are in your career, now is the time to do the work that books work.
This all-day class is not an audition or employment opportunity and there is no suggestion or guarantee of an audition or employment as a result of taking this class.
Here’s who’s coming your way in August 2018
Risa Bramon Garcia (renowned Casting Director, Director, Master Teacher, and co-owner of The BGB Studio)
Steve Braun (brilliant Master Teacher, Martial Artist, Mindfulness coach, and co-owner of The BGB Studio)
Corey Parker (inspiring BGB Master Teacher, acclaimed Actor and Coach)
Hayes Mercure (gifted BGB Master Teacher, Atlanta based Actor and Coach)
Join us for a transformational day of next-level acting training!
|Led By:||RISA BRAMON GARCIA, STEVE BRAUN, COREY PARKER, & HAYES MERCURE|
|Dates:||August 25 or 26. 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM (1 Full Day)|
|Questions:||CALL OR EMAIL THE BGB STUDIO ONLY: 818-755-9500 / firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Location:||Get Scene Studios. 451 Bishop St NW, Atlanta, Georgia, 30318. Please DO NOT contact them directly.|
|Requirements:||BY APPLICATION ONLY. (CANCELLATION POLICY)|
|Cost:||$250. FOR EITHER ENTIRE DAY! 20% OFF ($200/day) if you sign up before July 23rd!|
What We’ll Cover
What You’ll Get
Before The Weekend
- A live Q+A call in early August with Risa and Steve when we answer your questions about the pipeline to the LA Market and more!
- An introduction to our Career Coach Essentials, including our incredible Self-Tape package.
- Tons of Bonus materials to up your Audition game!
- The Pillars of BGB, starting with our career-changing Self-Care regime.
During The Weekend
In-person training with Risa, Steve, and our Master Acting Teachers, Corey Parker and Hayes Mercure. This transformational day includes work that will:
- Empower your Audition/on-camera work.
- Deepen your work through Meisner-based training and scene work.
- Transform your entire Audition experience with Meditation, Mindfulness, and Movement.
- Achieve Self-Tape Mastery.
- 1 on 1 Career consult with Risa or Steve.
Beyond The Weekend
We’re in Atlanta to stay! So, if you join us for the weekend AND sign up for ongoing class to follow, you’ll get:
- A 20% discount on your first 3 months of ongoing BGB Atlanta fall classes!
- A FREE Self-Tape Evaluation with legendary casting director, Risa Bramon Garcia.
- A post-weekend follow-up call with Risa + Steve.
- Monthly career check-ins/Q&A via SKYPE with Risa and/or Steve at the start of class.
- Big Discounts and Free BGB online training programs.
- Risa Bramon GarciaTeacher/Studio Founder
For the past 35 years Risa has collaborated with the most groundbreaking artists in the world. She’s worked as a director, producer, casting director, and teacher. Having directed two feature films, 200 CIGARETTES and THE CON ARTIST in Canada, she has also directed for television and dozens of plays in New York & Los Angeles.
Her casting résumé includes more than 100 feature films, TV shows, & plays, including movies such as SOMETHING WILD, DESPERATELY SEEKING SUSAN, ANGEL HEART, FATAL ATTRACTION, JACOB’S LADDER, BORN ON THE FOURTH OF JULY, JFK, THE JOY LUCK CLUB, TRUE ROMANCE, SPEED, TALK RADIO, and FLIRTING WITH DISASTER, as well as serving as a producer on Oliver Stone’s NATURAL BORN KILLERS, and THE DOORS, which she also cast. She’s cast numerous TV shows, including ROSEANNE, MASTERS OF SEX, THE AFFAIR, and more.
More on Risa here.
- Steve BraunTeacher/Studio Founder
Steve Braun is an acting teacher and coach whose clients include lead and recurring actors from WESTWORLD, MR. ROBOT, FEUD, NARCOS, SNOWFALL, THE CROSSING, HOMELAND, ATYPICAL, GREENLEAF, SNEAKY PETE, THE NEWSROOM, CHICAGO LAW, TRANSPARENT, 10 DAYS IN THE VALLEY, MAD MEN, DEXTER, TRUE BLOOD, VAMPIRE DIARIES, THE BLACK LIST, CSI, CSI: NY, etc, etc.
While pursuing an acting career, Steve starred in movies such as HAROLD AND KUMAR GO TO WHITE CASTLE, WRONG TURN 2 and THE TRIP. He was a series regular on THE IMMORTAL and TWINS. He guest starred on CSI: MIAMI, CSI: NY, BONES, GILMORE GIRLS, THE CLOSER, NCIS, and THE MENTALIST, among others.
Steve draws on decades of acting training, Buddhist practice and martial arts training to help his clients discover and express their unique emotional truth.
More on Steve here.
- Hayes MercureTeacher
Hayes Mercure is an Atlanta-based actor who spent six years in Los Angeles, four of which were under the guidance and teaching of Risa and Steve. He also trained in London, England at Drama Studio London in their one-year classical theatre program. He has worked on such shows as FOX’s NEW GIRL, Lifetime’s DROP DEAD DIVA, and Sundance Channel’s THE RED ROAD. Film credits include Christopher Guest’s MASCOTS for Netflix, HEADLOCK opposite Diana Agron, and TERM LIFE starring Vince Vaughn. When not acting or teaching, Hayes is navigating the challenges and joy of early parenthood alongside his ever-patient wife, Stacie.
More on Hayes here.
- Corey ParkerTeacher
Corey Parker, an acclaimed actor in his own right, has trained actors on and off Broadway, on TV, and in film for 17 years. He has coached Patrick Dempsey, Sean Combs, Annaleigh Ashford, Scoot McNairy, and many more. His credits include WILL AND GRACE (NBC), THIRTYSOMETHING (ABC), and NASHVILLE (ABC). Corey studied with Uta Hagen and worked under the direction of Herbert Berghof in three productions at the HB Playwrights Foundation. He has performed on Broadway at the St. James and Off-Broadway in Steppenwolf’s Tony-winning production of ORPHANS. Corey is a lifetime member of the Actors Studio and the Ensemble Studio Theatre. He worked with the Steppenwolf Theater Company and has appeared on stage at the Public Theater in NY where he worked with Joseph Papp, at Circle Rep where he worked with Lanford Wilson, at the St. James, the American Place, and the Mark Taper Forum, among others. He’s also worked extensively in film and television. Corey has taught at numerous studios, including HB Studio, at Rhodes College, the University of Memphis, and the list goes on. He currently teaches regular classes in Nashville and Memphis, and whenever we can get him to join us at BGB in Los Angeles.
More on Corey here.