ACTING CLASSES

REEL FOUNDATIONS

Our May semester is full! Next semester coming in Septembr 2022.

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 Resident Instructor, 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. With TWO options to offer you!

September 19th - December 12th, 2022 (12 Week Semester - off Thanksgiving week)

Mondays from 11am-3pm

Tuition: $399

September 22rd - December 15th, 2022 (12 Week Semester - off Thanksgiving week)

Thursdays from 7pm-11pm

Tuition: $399


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.  

Next semester coming in September! Enrollment will open on Thursday August 25th!

 

REEL INTENSIVE (SCENES & MEISNER)

Taught by Resident Instructor Landon Price.  Monday nights: 7 pm – 11 pm. 12 week semester. This is an invite-only acting class for students that have completed the REEL FOUNDATIONS 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: $399

REEL ADVANCED (SCENES & MEISNER)

Taught by Lauren O’Quinn.  Tuesday days from 11 am - 3 pm or Tuesday nights: 7 pm – 11 pm. 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 pm - 11 pm. 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 acting classes. In addition, actors must be working professionals with perseverance, dedication, and a drive to succeed.

REEL ACTING FOR TEENS

Every Sunday from 5:00 - 7:30 pm

From July 11th - July 31st, 2022

Total Tuition: $179.50 (includes a $4.50 PayPal fee)

Things we'll cover:

 

  • Audition preparation

  • The 10 Golden Rules of Auditioning on-camera

  • How to take a scene from script to screen

  • How to perfect your self tapes

  • How to STAND OUT so casting directors notice you

  • How to make believable, BOOKABLE choices on-camera

  • Auditions, auditions, auditions!

 

You'll receive live feedback, plus copies of every video audition you do in class!

 

SUPER limited class size with COVID precautions in place. 

Please click below to enroll!

Chris Burns received a Bachelor of Arts in Theater from Florida State University and has been studying with Lauren O'Quinn since 2005. He is an experienced theater actor with dozens of credits throughout the country. In addition, he's the face of dozens of national commercials and has co-starred in numerous television shows including Bloodline, Army Wives, and Graceland. Chris has loads of experience on the other side of the camera as well, having cast a multitude of major commercials. He's been taping and coaching actors since 2009 and teaching classes for ClassAct since the studio's inception.