An Actor who doesn't know what they're doing with a firearm is immediately obvious on screen, and dialog written by people who don't anything about firearms is painful to hear. Want to know what "teacupping" your pistol is? How about muzzle sweeping? Come on by to learn the basics of firearms usage and handling, including different methods of holding a pistol, different firing postures, and how to draw from holster. Students will also learn about parts of a handgun, how a handgun works, how ammunition works, and fundamental rules of handgun safety.
Intro Firearms for Actors Workshop
- Required Equipment: A few blue guns and other plastic/rubber, non-firing training pistol will be provided on a first-come-first serve basis, but student are highly encouraged to bring their own. It's also recommended that students bring a holster that fits their bluegun.
Skill Level: Beginner.