Independent Activity

Independent Activity

The 18 month acting program at the Maggie Flanigan Studio trains professional actors based on the Meisner technique. In this brief video Charlie Sandlan talks about the independent activity, which is key to beginning the Meisner work. One of the key components to...
Placement of Concentration

Placement of Concentration

The 18 month actor training program with the Maggie Flanigan Studio is a professional acting program based on the Meisner technique. In this video Charlie Sandlan, the executive director and head of acting at the studio, discusses how actors can act with more freedom...
Listening

Listening

The eighteen month acting program at the Maggie Flanigan Studio is based on the Meisner technique, the life work of Sanford Meisner. In this video, Charlie briefly discusses the ability that the best actors have to truly listen to what is being said to them, and then...
The Repetition Exercise

The Repetition Exercise

The 18 month acting program with the Maggie Flanigan Studio is a professional actor training program based on the work of Sanford Meisner. In this blog post Charle Sandlan discusses how actors can learn to listen to another person and be more present in the moment....