GYGOLON2022 Intensive Workshop with Tom Keegan
Acting For Performance Capture Masterclass with Tom Keegan This May, unleash the Force within you by joining us on the ultimate Acting for Performance Capture Masterclass workshop with the
Acting For Performance Capture Masterclass with Tom Keegan
This May, unleash the Force within you by joining us on the ultimate Acting for Performance Capture Masterclass workshop with the incredible Tom Keegan. Tom has directed a large number of AAA video games including Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order and Wolfenstein: The New Colossus. During this two day intensive workshop you will work with him, in person, as he takes you through his ‘Acting for Performance Capture Masterclass’.
Tom will coach actors in acting, movement, voice and improvisation to level up their skills for games.
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 galactic adventure will be an odyssey to remember as you transcend space and time honing your best video game acting performances under his expert tuition. Across the two days you’ll make space opera a reality by developing your voice whilst navigating galactic empires, encountering fictional aliens.
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.
Hear some performance capture warm up tips to whet your appetite below
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.
Workshop Venue: Hilton, Heathrow Airport, London. 10am – 5pm Thursday 5th May and Saturday 7th May.
All INTENSIVE workshop tickets include a free ticket for GET YOUR GAME ON LONDON 2022 on May 6th. If you have already purchased your GYGOLON2022 ticket please get in touch and we will refund this. *Split payment options available. Please email workshops@thevoiceovernetwork.
5 (Thursday) 10:00 am - 7 (Saturday) 5:00 pm
Intensive Prices: £649
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