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As an MFA trained actor, I offer an in-depth approach to the process. From Practical Aesthetics, to psychology of mind and body, you will have the opportunity to acquire new tools as you explore, build, and create your own style of acting. Let me help you find the resources and skills you need to succeed on screen or on stage.
We offer casting director workshop with local casting directors as well as film/tv/commercial ones from NYC and Atlanta. We also offer musicial theater workshops with Broadway stars (like from Hamilton, Pippin and Chicago). Great opportunity to learn your craft with experts in the business. If you are interested in learning or improving your on-camera skills this is the place for you! No need to travel to NYC to attend the same workshop, we bring this amazing opportunity to you. Work with some of the best casting directors in TV and films. Learn how to make the best of your next audition and land tha ... View Profile
I have a Masters in Acting from California Institute of the Arts. I have over 9 years of experience in the professional and academic world of acting. I just moved from Los angeles, and have participated in commercials as well as feature films. My main experience lies in professional, new theatre. I have experience with numerous voice and movement techniques, Linklater, Roy Hart, Fitzmaurice, Grotowski, and Skinner releasing. As someone who has struggled with audition anxiety myself, I am very passionate about breaking through blocks, fear, and anxiety, and finding a technique that works for you! ... View Profile
I am an experienced Meisner Technique teacher working with students and developing my approach to acting for over 30 years. The studio started out in New York where I trained as an actor and then moved to Washington D.C. where I am one of the most well-known and experienced acting teachers in the area. My Complete Actors Training for Stage, Film and TV focuses completely on step-by-step acting training, and covers all the venues that actors may encounter in their career, from stage to film, sitcoms, soaps and commercials, and from contemporary screenplays, independent films to Shakespeare and experimental theater. My approach to a ... View Profile
Take private voice and performance from fully certified Somatic Voicework(tm) instructor Maddie Tarbox. Maddie holds a Bachelor of Arts in Musical Theatre from Weber State University and a Master of Fine Arts in Acting from the University of Central Florida. She received her certification in Somatic Voicework (tm) - The LoVetri Method from Shenandoah Universtiy in 2013 and has been teaching private voice and performance techniques in varying styles for nearly a decade maintaining a studio of over 30 students ages eight and up. ... View Profile
I offer an in depth, immersive experience wherein the actor learns to fully develop their emotional and spiritual range as an actor, doing techniques that will expand their range and give them the tools to ace any audition to the best of their current abilities. I am also well versed in Shakespeare and other classical works, and can travel either to the client's home or a space they deem more acceptable.
Do you wish to gain confidence while performing, auditioning, speaking or singing? Are you ready to stand in front of the camera, be ready for a casting call and learn about the theatre and film skills? Join my special acting classes to expend your skills! I would be delighted to share with you what I have learned from such masters as Grotowski, Dario Fo, Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London, and many iluminaries of American and Polish stages! I offer private classes for all ages! I cannot wait to work with you if you are ready, please e-mail me at [email protected] ... View Profile
Students in my courses will learn the basics of movement. Proper posture. Voice and diction. In depth group and one-on-one acting exercises to help them get out of their shell and breakthrough. I attended Texas A&M University Corpus Christi and got a degree in acting and directing in 2015. Since then, I’ve acted with a variety of community and professional theatres for the last two years and recently relocated here to Washington D.C. I love working with people and indulge in pushing people outside their comfort zones and making them thrive. ... View Profile
I am an actor, director, and theater artist, creating work that physically engages, intellectually inspires, and curiously interprets the world in which we live. I've worked as a professional actor in the DC metro area since I was a teenager, and have since begun working professionally as a Director, a Young Company Coordinator, and Assistant Director at many DC-area theaters, including The Kennedy Center, Ford's Theatre, Studio Theatre, Synetic Theater, Theatre J, and more. I started coaching acting students in 2014 and my students have gone on to star in shows Off-Broadway, in Regional Theaters including Olney Theatre Center, Ford's Theatre ... View Profile
I believe that the actor represents the people who can't say what they want so they speak for them, they share a message which will challenge the audience to grow and/or expand their horizons, and hopefully the actor can grow as an artist and human being for the positive. By looking within the story my aim is to collaborate with the Actor to find the truth of the character by looking within the text and character as a whole. I look forward to working with any Actor, no matter the age, culture or belief. I want it to be a safe zone where you have room to take chances and fall on your face with experimenting in your part. Whether its a mo ... View Profile
I believe strongly in setting my students up to succeed. I help students develop clear goals to work towards, offer techniques for accessing difficult material, and set up clear practice guidlines so that their practice is yielding results. My hope is to instill a sense of process in my students and do away with the paralysis that comes from not knowing where to begin when given new material. When we are working I use diverse strategies to help my students find honest connection to the material. There is great joy and freedom in having the opportunity to try and fail and learn together. ... View Profile
With several years of professional acting experience on stages in New York, Washington, and across America, as well as a strong resume in the educational space, I have gathered several techniques and strategies that help students thrive in learning how to become actors. While I am friendly and encouraging in my work, I expect growth from each session and will push you to be your best every time. My students get work at professional theatres--I currently have students working at Arena Stage, Signature Theatre, Olney Theatre Center, Studio Theatre, and Theatre J. I also have gathered several resources for young actors that parents and theatre c ... View Profile
Greetings! My name is Bryan Archibald. I am a recent graduate from Howard University obtaining my B.F.A in Theatre Arts with a minor In Music. Prior, and during my matriculation at Howard University, I have had the honor of being in several musicals and few straights, and Dance concerts. I'm currently an actor based in DC at the moment but have plans to make that transition to New York City to expand the various skill sets that I possess. I absolutely LOVE character development and transformation. Coaching others, as well as providing methods/tools to help become successful in their artistic endeavors is a passion of mine in ad ... View Profile
The classes are taught by a Director/Screenwriter/Producer/Actor; who has written and directed three feature films. The students are taugt from the many perspectives of filmmaking. The class teaches the students how to interact with a director on set, as well as understand the perspective and intention of the writer. Multiple Acting techniques such as: Meisner, Adler, Hagen, and Strasberg! These classes also include live set experience, through being cast in a short film. For more information, see our website: www. Break-through-acting.com ... View Profile
Monique Caldwell is a dynamic performer and a highly experienced director of diverse stage plays. As a Certified Drama Instructor, Monique works with youth and adults in the performing arts and the community theatre circuit. Her education includes a BFA in Theatre and a MA in Theatre Education. Monique's passion is to coach individuals and groups with an interest in acting as a hobby as well as pursuing it as a profession. ... View Profile
Hi! Thanks for stopping by, here are my most frequently asked questions... When did you start acting? 1999 (Before then actually, I used to tug my mom's waist and say "Momma I want to memorize!") Where are you from? Dallas, TX. Have you ever lived in Los Angeles or New York? I lived in Los Angeles five and a half years before relocating to the DMV area (3 years ago) Who taught you how to act? Art imitates life so I study those around me a lot, I have also studied acting technique with many studios in Texas, Louisiana, California and Washington,DC. I would like to note Baron Brown Studio in Santa Monica, CA where I studied the Meisner Te ... View Profile