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The Workshops

Actors Art Theatre Studio is dedicated to training actors to perform in a truthful, spontaneous, and specific way; and to developing and maintaining a pool of well crafted, inspired artists. The purpose of the acting studio is to nurture a collective of professional actors by providing them with solid technique and opportunities to create and perform roles between jobs.

For information on all programs, call (323) 969-4953 or email us.

All classes taught by Jolene Adams except where noted.

Acting Technique and Script Analysis

Saturdays 11:30 am - 2:30 pm and Tuesdays 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm Group class. Script analysis and Meisner inspired improvisational exercise free actors to deal truthfully and spontaneously with the given circumstances of the text.
BY AUDITION/INTERVIEW.Send photo/resume and call for appointment
*Prerequisite: Minimum of 4 Private Technique Sessions to prepare for group participation.
$140.00 per month

Private Coaching

Coaching for auditions, callbacks, and on-location
Technique, Script Analysis, Relaxation, Emotional Preparation, Character Work.
$60.00 per session

Private Sessions: Script Analysis and Technique

All levels - beginner to working professional. Four sessions, one-on-one, individually scheduled days, evenings, or weekends.
Sessions must be taken within four weeks to get this discounted rate.
$200.00 month

Rehearsal & Performance Workshop

Only advanced and professional level. This workshop teaches the actor how to rehearse a role and take direction.
The workshop has three phases:

1.Analyzing The Text

Understand the playwright's given circumstances and the character's backstory.

2.Rehearsal, Improvisation, Homework

Finding the beats and moments in the scene. Creating a character who is real and specific.

3. Public Performance

In this phase, the actor learns to trust the work and improvise from moment to moment within the structure of the scene.
Four semi-private sessions, individually scheduled, and one group session. BY AUDITION
$250.00 per project, includes an industry invited showcase presentation.

The Ensemble Workshop

Tuesdays 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Sessions explore Classic & Experimental Texts & Styles; Project Development & Character Work; Video/Film Projects; Personal Growth.
By Invitation $140.00 per month

Kundalini Yoga

Tuesdays and Thursdays 9am - 10:30am , Saturday 10am - 11:30am
Taught by Heather LeMire
Kundalini is a powerful form of yoga, developed over thousands of years to produce a conscious mode of living; to help implement creativity and productivity. The practice of Kundalini results in greater strength, presence, breath control, and flexibility.
$10 per session