“Choices – e-book for actors“, by Paul Barry (download) If you’re an actor wanting to take risks and make bold, interesting choices that stand out for the right reasons, then “Choices” e-book for actors is for you. This interactive e-book will introduce you to the mechanics of choice, the knowledge of which will drastically reduce your reliance upon (and …Continue Reading
TERMS & CONDITIONS – 1 session: $100 – 2 sessions: $180 (10% off) – 4 sessions: $320 (20% off) – Offer available for a limited time – Sessions must be used at least once per week, but may be used more frequently – Credit may be redeemed in 60min or 30min sessions only …Continue Reading
I’ve been using Paul’s approach to acting for about 7 years now starting off in my work in co-op theatre around Sydney and now on Australian TV in Home & Away. Working on a show with such a high turn over of material, an approach to acting that promotes instinct and …Continue Reading
…a few years ago, while attending a casting director workshop, I became surprisingly aware of just how many of our fellow Australian actors work here in Hollywood, by way of the CD who was hosting that particular night. The CD told us, “I can’t really put into words what the …Continue Reading
“Paul Barry has a genuine passion for acting and engaging with other people. His enthusiasm for his craft is infectious and his teaching is instructive, critical, and always helpful to progressing and furthering myself as a person and as an actor. There’s a sincerity in his teaching that sets him …Continue Reading
“Paul has a huge amount of experience in watching screen tests and as a result I believe he has incredible insight into what is needed in preparation for an audition. I find the way he helps you shape your work and define your choices brings clarity and confidence in an …Continue Reading
“I had the opportunity to work with Paul on my first ever production as an actor on television. I was nominated for an AFI and a Logie award for my performance in Remote Area Nurse. I have no hesitation in recommending Paul Barry professionally as he is a devoted practitioner …Continue Reading
“Paul is a highly engaging and committed acting tutor, whose classes go beyond sharing his knowledge as an actor and director (where most tutors stop). Paul has given much thought to the art and science of delivering powerful acting tuition, as a different skill set and process to acting or …Continue Reading
“Paul Barry is one of the most insightful and terrific teachers of acting that I have perhaps ever come across. I have not yet known someone who is able to so seamlessly blend in his teaching an understanding and appreciation of the instinctual and creative process of acting alongside the …Continue Reading
“Paul – Thank you so much for last week’s class. It was not only eye opening, but astounding to witness your P.I.E technique shape and reform people’s work so rapidly. I was entertained and mesmorised. Your stories are wonderful and your manner of teaching direct and personal. I loved it. …Continue Reading
“Paul Barry is the real deal! He has developed his own unique style of adding layers to any performance and refining your abilities to get out of your own way as an actor allowing you to bring the most natural and truthful performances to the screen or stage. Paul is …Continue Reading
“First things first. Paul’s a great actor. And a well-trained actor at that. These things don’t always translate into an ability to teach that honed craft in a way that is natural, inspirational and passionate all at once. But Paul not only manages all of this easily, he supersedes it …Continue Reading
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"I really loved the graph you gave to us, and applied it to my audition the next day and got a call back! Fingers crossed I get the job!"
"I started classes with Paul after meeting him as a teacher at NIDA. His approach to acting was a lot more involved and intense than other teachers i have had....I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Paul to the very beginner or most experienced actor in the business!"
"...I've always struggled to figure out where to start when reading a script. Working with Paul gave me a clear foundation to transform what's on the page to the stage and to have confidence in my interpretation..."
- Silvan Rus