Find a acting coach in Glendale, CA

Find acting classes in Glendale, CA

Find acting classes in Glendale, CA

Share a few details and we'll show you the best acting classes in your area.
Zip code

Students goals
Meeting location

Find acting classes in Glendale, CA

Share a few details and we'll show you the best acting classes in your area.
Zip code

Students goals
Meeting location

Top 10 acting classes in Glendale, CA

Students agree: these Glendale acting classes are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Peter D. Michael

Peter D. Michael

New on Lessons
Offers online services
20+ years in business
Serves Glendale, CA
Hi! I’ve been an actor for over 30 years and I’ve been doing voice over since 1989. I thoroughly enjoy teaching and coaching the art of being a successful VO talent. However, you must know what you’re doing when you have any copy (script) in your hands. Our first session includes a 10-point lesson plan that each client takes home with them. After that, we get right to work! I always get the most out of everyone that I work with! I look forward to hearing from you soon! Samples of my work can be seen and heard on my website. Best, Peter D. Michael ~ NY Emmy Award Winner peterdmichael.com [email protected]
American Arts Film & Television Academy

American Arts Film & Television Academy

New on Lessons
Offers online services
7+ years in business
Serves Glendale, CA
American Arts, Film & TV Academy (AAFTA) is dedicated to educate, guide and develop emerging talent across the Arts and Film and Television Industry in the USA. With strong support on business, networking and productivity we provide Actors, Writers, Directors and Performing Artists the opportunity to develop skills to aide them in a professional working career in the USA and around the world.
Building Rapport

Building Rapport

New on Lessons
Offers online services
4+ years in business
Serves Glendale, CA
I will give you the tools to perform at your best. I focus on listening, tactics, authenticity, and letting go/having fun. Preparation means working things out in order to play a good game. 19 years professional experience. SAG-AFTRA. @building_rapport
BobbyGene's Actorsclubhouse Inc.

BobbyGene's Actorsclubhouse Inc.

New on Lessons
1 hire on Lessons
25+ years in business
Serves Glendale, CA
The Actorsclubhouse is known for it's Integrity, Experience, and Successes for over the last 21years. Training and prepairng kids, teens and young adults for the Real Television and Film Industry. With actors working on Television Shows and Films. www.actorsclubhouse.com Being apart of so many dreams and goals then seeing it come to fruition...be it Television, Film, Commercials or just gaining confidence in getting out of their shyness is more rewarding than one can ever imagine. bobbygenes actorsclubhouse Instagram bobbygene_artist...
M.T.Kachingwe Performance

M.T.Kachingwe Performance

5.0(1)
1 hire on Lessons
Serves Glendale, CA
Victor R. says, "Michael gave me an outstanding approach to moment to moment Acting. His attention to detail helped me become more specific in my acting!" Read more
Corey Pepper Acting Coach

Corey Pepper Acting Coach

New on Lessons
Offers online services
1 hire on Lessons
Serves Glendale, CA
Corey Pepper received a BA in Theater from State University of NY at Binghamton. He was a founding member of National Lampoon Players, the first improv company started by the famed humor magazine, studying improv with Chris Barnes and Michael Haggarty of Second City Chicago. He’s a Graduate of the Warner Bros. Comedy Writers program. Corey has performed as a regular standup comic at the Improv and the Comedy Store. He has thirty years experience as actor, writer, comic and teacher, including performing for the Walt Disney Co. for over ten years. He has appeared as an actor in such projects as "Studs Lonigan" for NBC, and "The Quickening" for...
Ancient Touch Studio

Ancient Touch Studio

New on Lessons
35+ years in business
Serves Glendale, CA
Experience, Knowledge, Insight, Credibility and Understanding of Technique. I dive into the unknown and discovered life.

Your Acting Classes questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Lessons.

How much do acting classes cost?

Acting classes cost $25 to $65 per hour on average for group classes or $50 to $150+ per hour to hire a private acting coach. Prices vary depending on where you live and the instructor's experience and reputation. Acting studios that offer ongoing weekly classes typically charge $150 to $350 per month.

Acting courses and workshops can cost as little as $200 to as much as $2,800+, depending on the content, number of sessions, and the instructor's demand. Some acting workshops are short, 1- or 2-day intensive classes focusing on one aspect of the industry, while other programs last 4 to 8 weeks and cover several topics, methods, and techniques.

Most studios offer a free trial class so you can get a feel for the teaching style and decide if it's right for you.

Are online acting classes worth it?

Online acting classes are worth it if you want to pursue acting and are unable to attend acting classes in person. With online video calling platforms like Zoom and Skype, you can now study acting with the best in the industry from the comfort of your own home! Many reputable acting coaches—including those right here on Lessons—now offer online acting classes and teach the same methods and techniques that they teach in the studio. 

Do you need acting classes to become an actor?

You technically don't need acting classes to become an actor. However, acting classes can help you gain confidence, learn new methods and techniques, analyze scenes and scripts, and build new industry connections and relationships. Acting classes can also teach you about the business side of acting, which is as important as acting itself.

How long do acting classes take?

Acting class length varies depending on the studio and the type of class. Some studios have 2-hour classes, while others have classes lasting 3 to 5 hours. Depending on the location, acting classes may be offered in several formats, such as ongoing weekly classes, weekend intensive workshops, and training programs that can run anywhere from 2 to 8+ weeks.

What skills do you need to be an actor?

While the necessary skillset varies depending on the type of acting you pursue (think Broadway theater vs. TV commercials vs. film), all actors need a broad range of skills to portray the expressions and emotions of a character so effectively that they temporarily transport the audience to a world where the actor is indeed that character. This often involves:

  • Memorizing lines and stage cues
  • Analyzing scripts and scenes
  • Developing a character's emotions and physical expressions
  • Working with other actors, directors, and production crews
  • Adapting to unexpected changes and situations
  • Speaking clearly and adjusting one's voice to align with the character
  • Learning and developing different acting methods and techniques
  • Being comfortable in front of an audience or camera

Reviews for Glendale acting classes

Recent success stories from people in the Glendale area.
How Lessons.com works
Search

Search, get cost estimates, contact teachers, and book—all for free.

Compare

View profiles, read reviews, check qualifications, and see prices before hiring.

Hire

Ask questions, confirm their availability, and hire the right tutor when you're ready.

Glendale acting classes by service