Category Archives: Pre-production

Episode 103 Table Read

Leave a Comment

Filed under Pre-production, Scripts, The Web Series, Video

Episode 2 Table Read

This one is a bit rough. The actors didn’t have a lot of time to look over the script before we read it, and it needs some work in the middle.

Comments Off on Episode 2 Table Read

Filed under Pre-production, Scripts, The Web Series, Video

101 Table Read

In the spirit of showing the process, warts and all, I’m posting the table read for the rough table draft of episode 101.  The actors were reading this fairly cold so it’s not a smooth performance, but it was very helpful in identifying the weak areas of the script.

In case you’re wondering about the setup, we shot it around the table at my place. I did end up syncing the sound from two podcasting mics patched into a 4-channel mixer going out to an Olympus digital recorder.

Read the original script and the rewrite here.

Leave a Comment

Filed under Pre-production, Scripts, The Web Series, Video

Table Reads and KickStarter

Saturday morning we had our first table read, and it was such a great time.  The core of the cast was together for the first time, and it was fun to hear the scripts come to life with real actors reading the parts instead of the voices in my head.

ExtremeImprovTR101Cast1

Mike and I also started working on the Kickstarter video.  Outtakes to follow…

 

Comments Off on Table Reads and KickStarter

Filed under KickStarter, Pre-production, Scripts

Table Read Tomorrow

Very Exciting.  The first three scripts are done, and tomorrow is the first table read.  Four of the five  primary roles are cast.  It’s starting to come together.  Getting the SAG paperwork together, and working on the KickStarter video tonight with Mike.

Comments Off on Table Read Tomorrow

Filed under Pre-production, Scripts, The Web Series