Acting Classes

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REEL FOUNDATIONS 

Whether you’re a longtime pro or a novice to the industry, you’ll begin with Reel Foundations. Co-taught by Owner/Artistic Director Lauren O’Quinn and her veteran teaching assistant, Landon Price, this class is the foundation for our acting process (Sanford Meisner based), as well as a fantastic scene study class. We’ll work on emotional access and depth work, plus you’ll get some hard-hitting acting business advice you won’t find anywhere else.  Class size is limited and seats are given on a first-come, first served basis. Reel Foundations acting classes begin 3 times a year – in January, May, and September. Semester is 12 weeks on Thursday nights from 7 pm – 11 pm. Tuition: $379.

TO ENROLL:  Join our mailing list and you’ll be notified as soon as enrollment opens (1 month before classes begin).
ENROLLMENT for our September 2017 semester of Foundations classes will open on Thursday August 24th at noon. To enroll, you MUST be on our mailing list!  Enrollment links will be emailed to all those on our mailing list and seats fill up very quickly.  

REEL INTENSIVE SCENES & MEISNER

Taught by Landon Price.  Monday nights: 7 – 11. 12 week semester. This is an invite-only acting class for students that have completed REEL FOUNDATIONS or Art Sake’s CORE/SCENE STUDY curriculum.  Class will take the skills and processes that were learned in the Foundations curriculum and build upon them by focusing on emotional honesty through Meisner, auditioning skills, and grounded weekly scenework.  This class serves as a pre-requisite for Lauren’s Advanced Scenes & Meisner acting classes. Tuition: $379

REEL ADVANCED SCENES & MEISNER

Taught by Lauren O’Quinn.  Tuesday nights: 7 – 11. Ongoing enrollment in 12 week semesters. This is an invite-only acting class for advanced students. In order to be considered for the class, actors must have completed REEL INTENSIVE. In addition, actors must be working professionals with perseverance, dedication, and a drive to succeed. If you meet the criteria and would like to be considered for invitation, contact Lauren directly and ask to be placed on the enrollment list.

REEL MASTERS (SCENES & MEISNER)

Taught by Lauren O’Quinn.  Wednesday nights: 7 – 11. Ongoing enrollment in 8 week semesters. This is an invite-only advanced master class. In order to be considered, actors must have completed Reel Intensive, and at least 2 semesters of Reel Advanced Scenes & Meisner acting classes. In addition, actors must be working professionals with perseverance, dedication, and a drive to succeed.

REEL ACTING for TEENS (ages 13-17)

Taught by experienced professional actor, Brian Brightman, with a syllabus designed by ClassAct’s Artistic Director, Lauren O’Quinn.  Sunday nights: 5pm-8pm. Foundation, Process and the JOY of Acting all in one 12 week semester! This class is for both the experienced teen actor who wants to take their career to the next level AND the beginning actor hungry for industry knowledge. Classes will include game-based emotional access and depth work, scene study, audition preparation, on-camera audition technique, AND some hard-hitting business advice you won’t find anywhere else. Class size is limited and seats are given on a first-come, first-served basis! Tuition: $399 (payment plans available)

TO ENROLL:  Join our mailing list and you’ll be notified as soon as enrollment opens (1 month before classes begin).