StoryAtlas

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Dreamwork as Acting Tool

Posted by on Jun 25, 2017

Dreamwork as Acting Tool

By Hunter Lee Hughes It’s no accident that notable filmmakers and painters, writers and even musicians have all drawn on their dreams to inspire their work. At a dinner party here in L.A., I met an acclaimed author who sets her alarm for 3 a.m. each morning so that she’s still half-asleep and esconsenced in dreams while she’s writing. Paul McCartney famously heard the title...

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StoryAtlas 3.0

Posted by on Apr 3, 2017

StoryAtlas 3.0

Major change is coming to StoryAtlas! I’ll explain the process that lies ahead for the studio, but first, I want to look back at our remarkable evolution, to put this new phase in perspective. When I founded StoryAtlas in 2013, our first instructive offering was a men’s only class called “Actors as Emotional Athletes” that included a small but incredible group of artists,...

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Mauricio Soto is March honoree for StoryAtlas

Posted by on Apr 3, 2017

Mauricio Soto is March honoree for StoryAtlas

Our latest five-week StoryAtlas acting cycle was the second in our series of three “Shadow Power” classes, on the topic of Hero Worship. We had a remarkable group of actors! We give two honors every month. One is chosen based on the quality of the final performance (EXCELLENCE IN PERFORMANCE AWARD). The other is based on our observation of the actor’s growth and insight into the...

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Sarah Connine and Shereen Khan are January StoryAtlas honorees

Posted by on Feb 3, 2017

Sarah Connine and Shereen Khan are January StoryAtlas honorees

Our first StoryAtlas cycle of the year started with a four-week investigation of the dreamscapes of our actors, culminating in an Open House performance of the scenes they developed using this innovative approach. We honor two actors every month. One is chosen based on the quality of the final performance (EXCELLENCE IN PERFORMANCE AWARD). The other is based on our observation of the actor’s...

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Richie Lillard and Shereen Khan are StoryAtlas honorees for December

Posted by on Jan 3, 2017

Richie Lillard and Shereen Khan are StoryAtlas honorees for December

We closed out StoryAtlas 2016 with a four-week workshop on the topic of, “Overcoming Your Acting Weakness.” We had a remarkable group of actors! We honor two actors every month. One is chosen based on the quality of the final performance (EXCELLENCE IN PERFORMANCE AWARD). The other is based on our observation of the actor’s growth and insight into the topic over the entire four-week class...

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Camille Carida and Daniel Berilla are StoryAtlas honorees for September

Posted by on Oct 4, 2016

Camille Carida and Daniel Berilla are StoryAtlas honorees for September

This past Sunday, we closed out yet another cycle of StoryAtlas, this time on the topic of, “Genre Study: Sci-Fi.” We had a remarkable group of actors and a fascinating topic! We honor two actors every month. One is chosen based on the quality of the final performance (EXCELLENCE IN PERFORMANCE AWARD). The other is based on our observation of the actor’s growth and insight into the topic over...

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