January 2020 Schedule Coming Soon


Previous Weekend Schedule 

Jan 19–Jan 21, 2019


Saturday, January 19th, 2019:  

9am - 10am: (Welcome Coffee) 

10am - 1pm: (Classes/Panels) 

 1pm - 2pm: Lunch Break (Sack Lunch)   

2pm - 6pm: (Classes/Panels)

Classes include but not limited to:

Scene Study 1 with Camille

On-Camera Audition Technique with Julia

Acting Class with feedback from Casting Director Coco and Crackerjack Management

Tricks for Auditioning (7-10)

How to Best Work on Sides (11-17)

How Do I Write My Own Short Film? (11-17) with Backstage Casting Specialist Christina


Panel with Casting Director Coco, Los Angeles: What Makes a Great Audition and How Do Help My Kid Achieve That? (Parents Panel)

Panel with New Sky Kids founders, Austin Texas: How to make a Youtube show from concept to revenue stream. (Parents and Kids Panel)

Panel: What is the difference between an agent and a manager: Crackerjack Management, Los Angeles (Parents Panel)

Panel: Knowing The Laws And Your Child’s Rights As An Actor (Parents Panel)    


Sunday, January 20th, 2019: 

1pm - 5pm: (Instruction and Shoot) 

Classes include but not limited to:

 How To Do A Crying Scene and Make It Feel Real? (11-17) with Jen

How To Enter A Room When Auditioning? (7-10) 

Scene Study II (all ages)

Panels include but not limited to:

Panel: How to work in Atlanta the new film and TV mecca, with (Q and A) STW Talent, Susan Tolar Walters, Atlanta, GA (Parent Panel)

Panel: What is it like to be a working actor in Texas? Mindy Raymond-Benson; President of New Republic Studio and guest ACTOR (Parents and kids Panel)


*One on One Meetings

5:30pm - 8:30pm: (Good Ol' Texas BBQ/Exclusive Networking Dinner) 

Monday, January 21st, 2019 (MLK DAY): 

9:30am - 1pm: (Panels /Main Video Presentation)

PANEL: with ALL Industry professionals, Q and A (parents and kids) 
(All tiers needed for all hours). 

Video presentation with written feedback from Industry Professionals for all Premiere level students. 

Networking opportunity (All tiers needed for all hours). 


8901 W. Hwy 71 AUSTIN, TX 78735
(Highway 71 near Southwest Parkway)

*This is an independent event and is not affiliated with Life Austin Church
(although we are grateful for the incredible venue!)


We have a block of rooms reserved for our out of town guests at the Holiday Inn Austin Town Lake.

Click here to book Holiday Inn Austin Town Lake

GROUP NAME:  Film & TV Parents


Group Dates

Arrive: Friday, January 18, 2019

Depart: Monday, January 21, 2019

Rate:  $117.00

Cut off date: Thursday, January 3, 2019