BUCHAREST: Hollywood acting coach Ivana Chubbuck is joining forces with Bobby Păunescu and Mandragora Movies to open an acting school in Romania starting April 2013.
The selection of students in all age categories started on 3 March.
There are two basic modules - Introduction and Principles of Ivana Chubbuck method (20 April – 14 July) and Scenes Study (31 August – 10 November). Students can continue with the Masterclass after an exam at the end of the school. Six special workshops will focus on preparing for auditions and cold readings, and they will also focus on meeting with Romanian and foreign casting directors, directors and producers, as well as internationally recognized actors. The costs are from 1,500 to 3,000 EUR.
Many Chubbuck has coached famous actors such as Brad Pitt, Halle Berry, Catherine Keener, Elisabeth Shue and Eva Mendes. She has also worked with Jim Carrey, Carrie-Ann Moss, Radha Mitchell and Jessica Biel.