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The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts | Evaluated Learning Experience
Commercial Basics (COM101)
The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts, 39 West 19th Street, New York, NY.
September 1992 - December 2007.
Grasp the nature of commercial acting; achieve an awareness of one's commercial look and the techniques of dealing with commercial copy, both spoken and silent; acquire the process and deal with the pressures of interviewing and auditioning.
This course familiarizes the student with the basics of on-camera work for commercials through taping exercises, improvisation and working on actual commercial texts, with an introduction to site specifics, including the microphone, camera, recording equipment, and studio.
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category or in the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 1 semester hour in Theatre, Drama, Communications, or Radio and Television (11/97) (12/02 revalidation).