On 7th February 2015, The Forge Initiative will be exhibiting at the Surviving Actors convention at Radisson Blue Portman Hotel in London; an initiative designed by actors, for actors.
Entry to the event is free and usually sees over 2,500 actors attend. It hosts a variety of exhibitors which gives people the chance to network and meet industry professionals, as well as create opportunities for themselves. The convention offers actors a chance to develop their careers with one-to-one career sessions, industry-led seminars and workshops and even open castings.
The Forge Initiative will be at Surviving Actors to launch its ground-breaking new course; created for actors, directors and writers wanting to take their destiny into their own hands.
The convention will be split into three sections:
Develop: The 'Develop' section will focus on giving actors an opportunity to refresh their headshots, consider a show reel and learn about websites. Professional actors will also get a chance to learn about companies that offer classes to improve their current skill set. All companies promoting their services will provide obligation-free information and services. The Develop section will allow actors to augment their careers regardless of whether they are entering the industry or already have a wealth of experience and need to update their resources.
Sustain: The 'Sustain' section of the convention facilitates opportunities for actors to meet companies that provide flexible working opportunities flexibility to work around auditions which is vital for actor's survival in between acting jobs.
Create: The 'Create' section will encourage actors with essential and inspirational seminars that can enhance their careers. There will also be the opportunity to network with other professionals and create working relationships. Actors will learn about prospecting work and learning about casting websites. There will also be an exclusive open casting for actors to audition.
The Forge Initiative is pleased to attend this event which is in line with the ethos of the academy - to enable actors and directors to survive and flourish in the increasingly tough world of theatre. This event is sure to help attendees develop all areas of their professional acting life. Don't miss your chance to attend.
To register for free entry at Surviving Actors London click here: www.survivingactors.com/tickets