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The Camera Loves You (TCLY): The Biz Talk with Chantal Perron

February 12, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

$40 – $55

This 3-hr online class will take you through the ins and outs of life as professional actor in Alberta.

There is a small business to be run while you are creating characters and reading scripts.  In this class, we put the creative work aside and focus on how to run your small business.

Including getting and working with an agent, the hierarchy of film and where your responsibilities lie, organizing and running different aspects of your business ie: taxes, headshots, resumes, webpages…etc.

There is nothing to prepare for this class. Come with note taking ability and questions!



Date: Saturday, February 12th, 10:00am – 1:00pm

Registration Deadline: February 4th at noon

Cost: $40 Members | $55 Non-members

Location: Online – Zoom

Instructor: Chantal Perron

Chantal Perron offers 25 years of experience, specifically, in the Alberta film industry. Easily one of the provinces top bookers, she also has worked as a Stand In on set, and works for Casting Directors as an experienced, trusted reader in the audition room.
An educator in her field from 2005 to present, Chantal has lectured at University of Alberta, University of Calgary, University of Lethbridge, Red Deer College, SAIT, various regional high schools, been a facilitator and teacher for the Ultimate Audition Workshop out of Vancouver. Her small company, The Camera Loves You has developed film audition workshops and intensives for all age groups. It has grown into a very popular set of classes and when one is offered, it fills within hours. Chantal taught public speaking to elite young athletes at the National Sports School and taught Film Studies at Playhouse North, Opera NUOVA and 6 degrees Academy.

Awards: She is the recipient of the 2005 AMPIA Award for Best Actress for CHICKS WITH STICKS. Chantal is also an accomplished theatre actor working on professional Alberta stages since 1992. She has been nominated for three Betty Mitchell Awards for her work in The Dazzle/2005 and SCORCHED/2007 and AVIATRIX/2012.

Register below or email [email protected] for more information.

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    February 12
    10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    $40 – $55
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    780-429-1671 ext. 102