Tina is an international theater artist with wide-ranging experience as an actor, director and teacher. Having worked with high profile companies from around the world including the English National Opera, Spain’s La Fura dels Baus and the SITI Company in New York, Tina has extensive knowledge of the audition process from the perspective of both the actor and director. She has coached actors for many years, in the art of audition preparation with consistently successful results. Former students have worked with the likes of Sir Ian McKellan in Waiting for Godot, and Clive Owen in the film The Boys are Back. Specializing in monologue and scene coaching for theater, Tina has sat on the audition panels for drama institutions in Australia and past students have successfully auditioned for some of the world’s best acting conservatories including the UK’s prestigious RADA and NIDA, the Australian training ground of Cate Blanchett and Mel Gibson.
Tina’s vast knowledge of acting technique includes training in Stanislavski, Meisner, Shakespeare, Hagen technique, Yat Malmgren's approach to Laban movement psychology and character analysis, improvisation and physical embodiment. With a strong focus on physical transformation, text analysis, thought progression, character objectives and tactics, Tina’s sessions are structured to showcase each actor’s individual strengths and encourage bold unique choices to make each audition stand out from the crowd.
Offering one on one coaching as well as small group sessions, Tina conducts coaching in person in New York City and internationally via Skype.
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