Courses: BriteLites Studio

REGISTRATION INFORMATION FOR ALL BRITELITES SESSIONS

BriteLites offers courses for development of career skills, a vocational or recreational purposes. Payment can be made online with a credit card using PayPal (below), or by mail.  If you choose to pay by mail, send either a $65 deposit or entire fee payable to Mona Lee at P.O. Box 50021, Austin, TX 78763. Refunds are made in compliance with the provisions of Section 132.003(a) (5), (6), (7) and (8) of Chapter 132 of the Texas Education Code.  A copy of the law is posted on the studio bulletin board and also available to students. Classes normally fill up in advance, so a deposit secures your space. If your check arrives after a course has been filled, it will be mailed back to you. If you pay only the deposit in advance, the balance of the fee is due the first session. In rare cases, other payment schedules may be made. BriteLites instructors are working actors and if they have a professional booking and have to miss a session, the missed session will be made up the following week.

See the Contact Form to add yourself to Mona's Mailing List and/or E-mail List.

Sessions

Dates

MONDAY night EXPLORER CLASS

Taught by Mona Lee

Develop and refine your inner Thespian in a friendly, relaxed setting as you learn from veteran stage and film actress, Mona Lee Fultz at BriteLites Studio. This basics class provides a foundation for developing a natural, believable style of acting for film. Believing every person is unique, Mona encourages actors to be true to their own "style" by assigning roles based on an individual's natural qualities and skill level. Participants work on four to five different scenes and monologues from plays and screenplays. In addition to working with text, Mona uses special exercises to help actors relax and make their characters come alive. Students become more confident as they tackle and master more complex characters through scene work.
Ages 18 and up. Students rehearse with partners outside of class and memorize lines.



Meets: Mondays - 7 sessions, 7 to 10 p.m.

MAY 26, 2014 (class starting 4/7 is full)

Contact Mona at:
(512) 323-2090,
or e-mail:
mona@thebizonline.com

Fee: $225
Reserve your place in class today by paying securely online using Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and PayPal.

JULY TEEN CAMP

Taught by Mona Lee

Read the description for June and August Camps. Many students take this camp over and over. Each returning student always works on NEW material -- new scenes, monologues, commercials, cold reads. Professional actors train for years sharpening their skills in this way. Also, we work with each teen on their own skill level. Teens are welcome and benefit from participating in all three summer camps.

Meets: Noon to 5:00 p.m.

JULY 15, 16, 17, 18th

Contact Mona at:
(512) 323-2090,
or e-mail:
mona@thebizonline.com

Fee: $315.00
Reserve your place in class today by paying securely online using Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and PayPal.

WEDNESDAY night FILM ACTING

Taught by Mona Lee


The goal of this class is learning to work effectively with the camera and understand it's special needs by taking a scene from cold read to the capture of an honest camera performance. The class also features, guidelines to being camera friendly, do's and don'ts of set etiquette, with critiquing sessions. Actors have fun filming a variety of action-adventure, drama, sitcom and romance scenes on digital video shot by film director, Brandon Boggs and directed by Mona Lee.

Ages 18 and up. Students rehearse with partners outside of class and memorize lines.



Meets: 6:30 until done - 7 Wednesday evening sessions

APRIL 23, 2014

Contact Mona at:
(512) 323-2090,
or e-mail:
mona@thebizonline.com

Fee: $225
Reserve your place in class today by paying securely online using Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and PayPal.

JUNE TEEN FILM ACTING CAMP

Taught by Mona Lee


IMAGINE seeing yourself acting on hi-def video and thinking, "Hey, that looks pretty good!" You'll do a good job, because Mona Lee knows how to help you become a better actor. She'll teach you to be camera friendly, to analyze your scripts, and to build your acting satchel with the characters that re-occur in television and film. She hires the very best improvisation teachers to help you open up your self expression and to become more available and spontaneous. You will learn a natural, organic style of film acting. Because Mona has the best scene library around, returning students always work on new and challenging material.

Day 1: Cold reading, script analysis, and scene study with Mona
Day 2: Commercials with Mona, Improvisation with guest expert improviser
Day 3: Monologues with Mona, stand-up with Maggie Maye and Improvisation with guest expert improviser. Structured improvisational games& exercises designed to quicken thinking ability and sharpen listening/focusing skills for character building. Practice listening, team work, trust, spontaneity, scene-building and communication - Learn to think faster on your feet and support your fellow actors.
DAY 4: Filming Scenes - students learn on-camera technique with Mona Lee and film director, Brandon Boggs working with top-of-the-line equipment. All work is videotaped for instant analysis and revision.
Ages 11 to 16 - Fee is $315

Registration is online at www.thebizonline.com click on classes
All classes are held at BriteLites Studio - 7109 Woodrow Ave 78757
Mona Lee - mona@thebizonline.com
512-323-2090

Meets: noon to 5:00 p.m.

JUNE 24, 25, 26, 27TH

Contact Mona at:
(512) 323-2090,
or e-mail:
mona@thebizonline.com

Fee: $315
Reserve your place in class today by paying securely online using Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and PayPal.

PRIVATE COACHING

Taught by Mona Lee

One hour private lessons with Mona in person or via SKYPE are available. If you are preparing for a specific audition, she will see for one hour appointments. If you are wishing to work privately she prefers that you book four sessions at a time.
512-323-2090

Meets: Daytimes during the week.

Contact Mona at:
(512) 323-2090,
or e-mail:
mona@thebizonline.com

Fee: $50
Reserve your place in class today by paying securely online using Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and PayPal.

AUGUST TEEN FILM ACTING CAMP

Taught by Mona Lee

RETURNING STUDENTS EXPLORE NEW AND DIFFERENT CHARACTERS AND SCRIPTS.
IMAGINE seeing yourself acting on hi-def video and thinking, "Hey, that looks pretty good!" You'll do a good job, because Mona Lee knows how to help you become a better actor. She'll teach you to be camera friendly, to analyze your scripts, and to build your acting satchel with the characters that re-occur in television and film. She hires the very best improvisation teachers to help you open up your self expression and to become more available and spontaneous. You will learn a natural, organic style of film acting. Because Mona has the best scene library around, returning students always work on new and challenging material.

Day 1: Cold reading, script analysis, and scene study with Mona
Day 2: Commercials with Mona, Improvisation with guest expert improviser
Day 3: Monologues with Mona, stand-up with Maggie Maye and Improvisation with guest expert improviser. Structured improvisational games& exercises designed to quicken thinking ability and sharpen listening/focusing skills for character building. Practice listening, team work, trust, spontaneity, scene-building and communication - Learn to think faster on your feet and support your fellow actors.
DAY 4: Filming Scenes - students learn on-camera technique with Mona Lee and film director, Brandon Boggs working with top-of-the-line equipment. All work is videotaped for instant analysis and revision.
Ages 11 to 16 - Fee is $315

Registration is online at www.thebizonline.com click on classes
All classes are held at BriteLites Studio - 7109 Woodrow Ave 78757
Mona Lee - mona@thebizonline.com
512-323-2090

Meets: 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

AUGUST 12, 13, 14,15TH

Contact Mona at:
(512) 323-2090,
or e-mail:
mona@thebizonline.com

Fee: $315.00
Reserve your place in class today by paying securely online using Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and PayPal.