with the Director's Guild of America


 Shares his experience with Excel's students. 

 Aspiring Actors, Filmmakers, Directors:You DO NOT want to miss this! 

Learn the Dos and Don'ts of
Film & Television Auditioning from a


One of Excel's exclusive opportunities, bringing a Hollywood Director, Tom Logan with the Director's Guild of America, to share his wisdom of auditions and set work from a Director's point of view. 

Tom Logan is a member of the Directors Guild of America (DGA), the Screen Actors Guild (SAG), the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA), and Actors' Equity Association (AEA). Tom is an award winning director of feature films, commercials and television shows. 

September 27th-29th, 2019

Friday Evening: Registration Open | Only $50.00/Parent

  • How to land a job! 

  • How NOT to mess up an Audition!

  • The Dos and Don'ts of Film & Television Auditioning

    • From a Hollywood Directors point of view

  • Parents of Children Welcome (no child under 10 in attendance)

  • Open to Non Excel students

  • No previous training required 

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Saturday: Registration Open | Purchased as a Group with Fri-Sun)

  • 10:00am-5:00pm (1-hour lunch break)

  • Single Person Auditions

  • How to get them to watch your tape

  • Perform on Camera

  • Video Critique

Sunday: Registration Open | Purchased as a Group with Fri-Sun)

  • 10:00am-4:00pm (1-hour lunch break)

  • 2 Person Auditions

  • Steal the Screen

  • Timing

  • Reaction

  • Perform on Camera

  • Video Critique

Interviews by appointment only

We hold most of our meetings, interviews and classes at the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub,

because we have found that utilizing their co-working space helps us keep our class prices lower! 

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Many daughters have done nobly, but you excel them all.

Charm is deceitful, and beauty is vain, but a woman who fears the Lord, she will be praised. 

- Proverbs 31:29-30