ANGIE CHRISTOPHEL PRINCIPAL ACTING TUTOR (Agency Owner) & BELINDA MACKEY PRINCIPAL MODEL TUTOR
Belinda is the main modelling tutor at RMT teaching students from beginner to Fashion Division level. She brings to her classes a wealth of knowledge and expertise as her professional portfolio includes all facets of the industry from photographic, runway & television commercials. She trained as an actor in Sydney & Los Angeles, which now benefits her current work behind the camera as creative producer at Mackbel Films. She also has a health science degree behind her and actively promotes nutrition and healthy living, in order to be a top model.
FILM & TV ACTING AND PRESENTING COURSES
Want to get into the film and television industry? Or perhaps increase your chances of getting booked as a model? RMT has a wide variety of clients booking actors and models across all genres and age groups and this course is the first step to launching your acting or commercial talent career with the agency! We run courses that cater for all skill levels from the absolute beginner to professional, trained actors wanting to increase and refresh their skills. It is a fun, creative and non-threatening environment designed to help you conquer your nerves, gain confidence in front of the camera and push beyond your comfort zone. All students are given actual TV commercial and film scripts appropriate to your age, look and skill level to work on in class. Angie Christophel is the primary tutor of these courses and having worked as a Casting Director in the industry for many years ensures you get up to the minute tuition, industry knowledge and feedback. We also bring in other specialist tutors who are working professionals in the industry ie: well known Australian Actors, Presenters & TV & Film Directors. Develop Industry related skills with acclaimed acting lecturers who have worked with actors such as … Teresa Palmer(Bedtime Stories, The Grudge et al), AFI Winner Harrison Gilbertson (Conspiracy 365 TV Series, Accidents Happen), Rose Byrne (Bridesmaids), Sam Worthington (Avatar), Hugo Weaving ( Lord of the Rings Trilogy, Matrix), Xavier Samuels (Twilight Saga), Ben Mendleson (the Dark Night Rises – Batman 2013, Killing Me Softly), Kylie Minogue, Jacqueline Mackenzie, Aaron Jefferies, Matt Passmore (The Glade), Rachel Carpani, Abi Tucker, Matt Le Nevez, Robert Mammone, Paul Hogan , Academy award winner Timothy Hutton, Alexa Vega (Spy Kids) and Joel Edgerton ( The Great Gatsby) just to name a few.”
EMERGING ACTOR TV & FILM AUDITION WORKSHOP (1 x Day)
A course for teenagers and young adult actors wanting to nail an audition and develop self-tape skills
Taught by PJ Oaten. PJ is a Professional actor based in Adelaide. He has over 20yrs experience in the film, TV & Theatre industry. This includes having an ongoing role in a children’s TV series and most recently acting with Daniel Radcliffe in the Feature Film “Escape from Pretoria”. He is also an accomplished TV presenter and a regular hero in advertising campaigns and live theatre.
Tutor: PJ Oaten
Next Workshop Friday 14th of January AND Friday 21st of January 2022 Shorlisting now
6 WEEK FILM ACTING & AUDITION COURSE (3hrs per week) – CURRENTLY IN SESSION
This class is a must for anyone interested in starting their career in the industry and becoming familiar with working with a script and working in front of the camera
Tutors: Angie Christophel, PJ Oaten, Jamie Harding and Nicole Schoen
Next ADULT FILM & TV/ACTING & AUDITON COURSE is MONDAYS in February 2022 Enquire Now for the next course
5 WEEK ADVANCED FILM & AUDITION ADULT ACTING (3hrs per week) – FOR EXPEREINCED ACTORS ONLY
This class is a must for anyone really wanting to nail a film or TV character & audition.
Taught by Jamie Harding, a professional actor, comedian & director appearing in television, theatre and radio, nationally and internationally and has featured in many of Australia’s major performing arts Festivals. He won the Best Actor award for his role of “Cripple Billy” in STC’s production of “The Cripple Of Inishmaan” as one of his many awards and stage credits. His television credits include acting opposite Victoria Thaine, Rachel Ward, & Gary Sweet in ABC series “Rain Shadow”, “Simmo” in McLeod’s Daughters, opposite David Field in Foxtel’s “Changed Forever” Telemovie and won Best Actor at the South Australian Screen Awards for the film “Sacrifice.” He has performed in many internationally acclaimed comedy clubs & famously “out chased” the notorious Chaser boys from ABC hilarious television show “The Chaser’s War on Everything”.
Tutor: Jamie Harding
Next Advanced Adult Acting Course is MONDAYS in April 2022 Enquire Now and secure your spot
VOICEOVER ACTING WORKSHOP
To be announced!
Next course is to be scheduled for 2022! Enquire Now WAITLISTING
COMMERCIAL TALENT WORKSHOP
Commercial Talent come in all shapes, sizes and ages and if you would like to be registered with RMT this workshop is a must! It is a one day intensive that has been developed to ensure that everyone registered with the agency has the appropriate industry knowledge and skills to gain work and be promoted. This workshop is appropriate for talent that wish to be a part of our Commercial Talent files , Fashion Division or a Film Extra. If you already have modelling or acting skills then this is your chance to showcase them to our Managing Director – Angie Christophel. Modelling is like a sport, there are several different positions on the playing field, all of which require unique talents and physical characteristics. If you have been invited to join the agency, we think you have a good look. Assuming you do well at the workshop you will be featured on the RMT website and receive 2 professional photographs to get the ball rolling! This course is invitation only and you may be required to do further training in order to be registered & featured as Fashion Division.
Next COMMERICAL TALENT workshop is TBC Enquire Now
FASHION DIVISION WORKSHOP
This class is invitation only and is only for potential models that are of industry standards physically and are 100% committed to working professionally in Adelaide, interstate or overseas. You must have had some preliminary deportment training prior to doing this workshop. You will be given intensive catwalk training and work on advanced choreography techniques to ensure you are competitive and comfortable at a viewing. We go through professional runway, lingerie modelling & photographic booking expectations and ensure you have agency and industry awareness. All of which are essential, if you wish to be booked as a catwalk or editorial model. To be considered for this workshop you must have completed either the Commercial Talent Workshop, Total Image Course, similar training elsewhere or have professional experience. Enjoy high end fashion and join the agency’s elite!
Next FASHION DIVISION workshop TBC Enquire Now
SPECIALIST LINGERIE WORKSHOP AVAILABLE FOR ALL MODELS
Full training provided in the underwear expectations for all models as well as specialist lingerie and swim wear modelling techniques.