Workshops

Workshops with Jeremy O’Keefe

BOTH WORKSHOPS SPECIAL (all classes): $150.00

Two-Day On-Camera Comedy Sitcom Audition Intensive
In this workshop, you’ll learn and practice the different approaches to Multi-Cam (Will & Grace, The Conners) comedy and Single-Cam (Superstore, Modern Family) comedy auditions. You’ll learn when the jokes is yours and when you’re simply setting up someone else for the joke. You’ll learn how differentiate between situational and character comedy.
Learn & Practice a simple and direct 5-Step approach for getting out of your head and making every audition as successful as it can be. Jeremy’s teaching is about blending your own experience in life with that of the character’s and unlocking the skills that already exists inside you.
Auditioning is much easier than we think it is.
You will work with both cold reads & prepared scenes.
In addition, you will learn invaluable industry insight from Jeremy’s experiences working in casting and as a filmmaker.
$125.00 for both days
LINK TO PAY:
VENMO: @Jeremy-OKeefe
Email jeremyokeefe@icloud.com for payment plan info if necessary
 
 
CO-STAR COLD READ WORKOUT – $50 
Studio 2
In this workout, with both comedic and dramatic roles, using Jeremy’s 5-step approach you’ll learn
– how to make quick effective choices using Jeremy’s 5-step approach for getting out of your head and making every audition as successful can it be.
– how to be authentic
– how not to beat yourself up over a one-line audition
– how to keep it fun & fresh
$50.00
LINK TO PAY:
VENMO: @Jeremy-OKeefe
ABOUT JEREMY O’KEEFE:
A Los Angeles-based acting teacher, private coach and award-winning filmmaker, Jeremy O’Keefe has been working in television casting for the past several years.  Jeremy has cast hit shows for NBC, CBS, ABC,  Comedy Central, USA, BET and TVLand.  In December, Jeremy will direct the psychological thriller, LITTLE LAMB, in Southern California. He has recently produced films for Rachel Chavkin (Tony Nominee for directing “Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet) and Keith Powell (30 Rock).  Additionally, he is partnered with Pilgrim, a Lionsgate company on his TV pilot, BODY OF A GIRL.
The trailer for his his critically-acclaimed, award-winning film SOMEWHERE SLOW

Jeremy takes my acting beyond a level where I thought it could go. Being good isn’t good enough. Jeremy’s technique transforms a good actor into a believable and compelling performer”

Mary K Devault 
Glee, Pushing Daisies, Modern Family,  Weeds
“Jeremy’s adjustments are spot on! It just amazes me how insightful he is. I only wish I could take him with me on all my auditions to ensure I make the strongest choices! ” – Nikki Tyler Flynn, The King of Queens, Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2
“Jeremy O’Keefe is one of the brightest, most artistic, and creative people I have ever met in my life.  I’ve been lucky enough to be directed by him in films, as well as privately for auditions, and his nurturing yet constructive way of teaching has been so helpful to me.  I value his opinion and insight tremendously!” – Melissa Claire Egan, Five-time Daytime Emmy Nominee (Young & the Restless, All My Children)