WORKSHOPS

Bay Of Plenty

ACTORS STUDIO

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Enrol your child for an amazing experience to bring their creativity to life! Bopas workshops are designed to push creative thought, help with problem-solving and help our students gain knowledge and confidence

Script Writing for Film

Join us for a three hour workshop with our trained scriptwriter and BOPAS tutor: AMBER

Ages- 9-13yrs
7th August,10am to 1pm

You’ll be learning about the creative process of Film Writing, the hows, what, when and why’s.  Our Tutor will be helping to construct your film pitch and help you structure the most important points for your pitch, as well as helping you differentiate between traditional and non-traditional writing techniques.

Amber has a major in English and Theatre from the

You’ll script will also ( with your permission) be used a round table reading with actors for you to sit in and see how it ‘feels’  when brought to life.

A fantastic workshop for our creative writers.

Audition Technique for Screen

Join us for a three-hour workshop with our trained actor and Founder of BOPAS: TANYA

Ages: 9-13yrs
13th August, 10am to 1pm 

You’ll be learning all about how to audition for screen, Tanya will take you through the process of breaking down scripts, learning lines for auditions.

What do you once you enter into the casting office – how to do an ID; explaining what an ID actually is and how the audition process works.

We will work with true audition scripts to allow you to do an audition yourself on camera and to view it back at the end of the session and you’ll have a link to show your friends and family your impressive new skills!

 

A fantastic workshop for our film actors.

From Green to Screen

but Join us for a three-hour workshop with our trained Film Maker and BOPAS tutor: GARY

Ages: 9-13yrs
21st August, 10am to 1pm

You’ll be learning from one of the most passionate filmmakers in the Bay of Plenty.

Gary is the brains behind some of the high-tech systems that are used in the Entertainment Industry. He’s been a big part of the Film Industry for roughly 40 years, not only that but he’s a passionate tutor with the patience of a saint when it comes to teaching our upcoming filmmakers.

You’ll be creating a simple scene structure that you’ll be able to film, you’ll look at how to create your background for your green screen and incorporate great sound and other movie magic tricks!

A fantastic workshop for our creative film-makers.

Create and be in a Music Video!

Join us for a three-hour workshop with our trained scriptwriter and BOPAS tutor:

KATRINA

Ages- 9-13yrs
27th August,10am to 1pm

You’ll be learning about the creative process of making a music video!

We are very lucky to have been given permission by James Reid from The Feelers to use one of their songs for us to create a music video too!  Katrina is an incredible tutor with amazing insight into body movement and tonality for music videos. You will be devising a music video together which will be choreographed, you’ll be creating a story, a scene and if it requires – SPFX, then filmed of course!

A fantastic workshop for our creative dancers, actors and those who have always wanted to be in a music video!

Are you a Magician!?

It Join us for a three-hour workshop with our trained actor and the Magician at BOPAS:

TIKO

Ages: 5-9yrs
4th September, 10am to 1pm

Did you know that learning magic is good for your creativity and problem-solving skills. Improves public speaking presentation skills

It is also a huge amount of fun and we are excited to be offering a workshop for young magicians in the area.

You’ll be learning from an incredible craftsman of Magic – Tiko.

Everything will be provided for you however bring a cape and a magic hat as you’ll be putting on a show for friends and family at the end of the 3-hour workshop and you’ll come away with some amazing tips and tricks under your belt!!