GYGOLA2023 Intensive Workshop with Tom Keegan
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Sci Fi AI Intensive Workshop with Tom Keegan
Immerse yourself in a two day intensive workshop with the one and only Tom Keegan, Performance Capture Director with major AAA video games franchise credits including Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order and Wolfenstein: The New Colossus to name a few.
In a world dominated by corporate software, will we still have human dilemmas? A deep dive into game cinematics based on the classic conflict: human vs. machine.
During this two day intensive workshop you will work with him, in person, as he takes you through his intensive training for performance capture.
This is an incredible opportunity to work in a small group of 16 over 2 days in a safe and creative space. These tickets will sell out fast so if you’d like to get a ticket you’ll need to be quick. Once sold out there will be a waiting list.
Tom will coach actors in acting, movement, voice and improvisation to level up their skills for games.
Hear some performance capture warm up tips to whet your appetite below
ABOUT THE WORKSHOP
Performance Capture is an exciting and fast growing area of the video game industry. If this is an area of acting you work in or are interested in working in then this workshop is for you.
By the end of the session, participants will
- understand how to break down interactive scripts,
- have an experience auditioning, rehearsing, and performing a scene for performance capture,
- gain solid knowledge in how to prepare for interactive auditions and shoots.
This intensive workshop is perfect for those looking to increase their Performance Capture skills and is delivered by a renown coach in this field.
Previous participants who’ve worked with Tom say that he created a safe space to explore and develop performances and that he provided exceptional direction across the workshop. He really brings out the best in everybody.
Tom Keegan is one of the world’s top performance directors for video games. His work includes AAA franchises, including Battlefield, Star Wars, Wolfenstein, Call of Duty, Resident Evil, Need for Speed, Mirror’s Edge, VR titles “Archangel” and “Walking Dead: Saints and Sinners.” He received a BAFTA nomination for his work on “Wolfenstein: The New Colossus” and his products have won multiple BAFTAs, Game Awards, and the Golden Joystick.
Tom has worked in animation development at Hanna-Barbera on shows such as “Powerpuff Girls,” Jonny Bravo” and “Cow and Chicken.” In 1998 be began working on CD ROMs such as “Blaster,” “JumpStart,” and the ever popular “Barbie,” before moving on to the action genre in classic games such as “Chronicles of Riddick” and “The Darkness,” and has worked on over 50 game titles.
As a director, Tom is actor-focused. He combines his decades of experience and study in acting, movement, and directing to bring out the best in performers. He works deeply with his development teams to find the subtext and nuances in game scripts and achieve the teams’ goals in the performance capture volume and voice-over booth. He frequently lectures at development studios and game conferences on performance and storytelling.
Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity, book your space now.
Location: Hotel Burbank
150 E Angeleno Ave, Burbank, CA 91502
When: 4th & 5th November 2023
Time: 10am – 5pm
More details will be available soon
An INTENSIVE Workshop ticket is $959, as a member you can use your 30% off for a special price of $671
All INTENSIVE workshop tickets include a free ticket for GET YOUR GAME ON LA 2023 on November 3rd. *Split payment options available. Please email workshops@thevoiceovernetwork.
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