COURSES AND WORKSHOPS
Jeff is the former head of acting for the Foundation Course at one of England’s best drama schools, Arts Educational. www.artsed.co.uk and has recently taught acting technique at Bårdar Academy www.baardar.no
Jeff was also the onscreen acting coach for the TV show Britain’s Next Top Model.
Jeff Pedersen Productions offers courses for actors, dancers, circus artists, musicians, and performers of any type. Jeff teaches acting technique, Meisner Technique, stage combat, scene study, directing, Shakespeare and classical text, and classes in film and television technique. Jeff has designed a specific workshop combining method acting with Laban technique and classical martial arts to teach motivation and the expression of physical conflict to dancers. Jeff has worked with students of all ages, both children and adult professionals. Jeff is a qualified stage combat teacher through the British Academy of Dramatic Combat and the Nordic Stage Fight Society.
Jeff has worked extensively as a public speaking, presentation, and networking coach for Gainsborough Training in England, working with clients such as the vice president of Gatehouse Bank and with the Royal Society of Civil Engineers www.gainsboroughtraining.co.uk
Recent workshops include a seminar in principles of theatre production for Frontlosjen Festival, hosting Norway’s first workshop in Intimacy Direction in 2018, and the first one in Bergen in 2020, and a course on presentation skills for young professionals with framtidsfylket www.framtidsfylket.no