Commercial Acting

Commercial Acting in NYC at T. Schreiber Studio Learn how to act in commercials

Commercial Acting Technique Online Class

Unlike other commercial classes I’ve taken elsewhere, this  course provides repeatable, logical tools and techniques that I will use throughout my acting life.  My improved self tapes don’t lie — the stuff we cover in this course works! Jenny M.

Instructor: Bill Coelius

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Commercial Acting instructor Bill Coelius, who has starred in over 50 national commercials, will help you learn every skill you need to succeed in commercials.  This online class is limited to 8 people and provides every student, whether new to the business or a seasoned actor, with a set of skills that takes the guesswork out of the commercial audition process with special attention to the new platform of online auditioning.

Every week you’ll receive materials to prepare and each session will be recorded for your study purposes.

In this class, you will work online with current commercial copy to learn how to:

  • Distinguish between the 3 types of commercials
  • Incorporate a service-based slate technique
  • Make the copy your own
  • The 5 Things You Need to Do before auditioning
  • Succeed in a “Tell Us About Yourself” audition
  • Break down and analyze both narrative and direct pitch scripts
  • Recognize how your habitual patterns of fear-based thinking may prevent you from booking
  • Make it to callbacks and book the job!
  • On-Set Behavior
  • Q and A & Career Coaching

Ready to apply?

  • This is an open level ON LINE class and no interview or audition is required.
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Dates TBA

Instructor: Bill Coelius

Bill Coelius, Commercial Acting Instructor at T. Schreiber Studio

Bill Coelius is a working actor for over 15 years and counting. Bill has booked over 50 national commercials, worked with Ang Lee, and has appeared on many TV shows including The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Criminal Minds, Parks and Recreation, Modern Family, The Office, Desperate Housewives and many others, including American Horror Story: Hotel, where his throat was slashed by Lady Gaga, a career highlight so far

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