Whether you're preparing an audition, recording a self tape or simply looking to hone your skills, we can help.
One hour coaching is $60.00 (HST included).
A minimum booking of 30 minutes is required for $35.00 (HST included.)
Need more than an hour. each additional 15 minute block is $15.00.
Book a package of coaching sessions and receive a discount.
5 session package $270.00 (5 one hour sessions)
10 session package $510.00 (10 one hour sessions)
These packages can be used as individual audition prep sessions or as a series on one on one workshop sessions to hone your skills.
We offer a sliding rate for theatre audition prep based on financial need. Feel free to ask. Fee will be discretely adjusted on a case by case basis.
If you cant get to us, we can organize coaching through Skype.
Liz and Cliff Saunders are a team who offer many years of professional experience onstage, on camera, in the classroom and behind the mic.
Liz brings over 30 years of acting, directing and teaching experience to to the table. A much sought after, versatile actor, Liz holds a BFA in acting from the University of Alberta and an MA in Theatre and Performance from the University of Toronto. She has coached privately for over 10 years as well as being regular acting instructor at George Brown College's Theatre Program and Randolph College for the Performing Arts as well as leading workshops for such leading arts organizations as Shakespearience, Soulpepper and Young People's Theatre.
Cliff brings years over 35 years of acting and teaching experience to the table. One of Canada's foremost physical actors he is a graduate of George Brown College's Theatre Performance Program and has worked extensively in in film, television, and voice as well as in theatres throughout Canada and in the United States. Teaching credits include private coaching and teaching at Humber College, Randolph College for the Performing Arts, The Centre for Indigenous Theatre and Young People's Theatre. His specialty as a teacher is a focus on Physical theatre.
What We Offer
We offer private acting coaching for beginners right to seasoned veterans: both for theatre and on camera work. We can help illuminate the dynamics of your work whether it be for
text work and script breakdown
Theatre school audition prep.
As coaches we guide the actor through the process of laying a dynamic blueprint for performance. Helping you to integrate the inner life of your character and develop your through-line and trajectory.
Helping the actor to:
Tap into and trust their intuition and impulses
develop confidence in their performance
Discover spontaneity within the form
Play the moment
Develop and reveal a complex inner life
Transform words into action
Find a clarity of meaning
Define Objectives, obstacles, intention, actions
Differentiate between the objective and subjective.
Transform feedback into action