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ONCE UPON A REEL One Day Intensive

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Call (818) 523-8283 to register! This class will include: •Tips for self-tape auditions •Q & A period •And, of course, a presentation of our prepared scenes for Sunny's feedback. Class Information   All actors (at least 7-years-old) are welcome to join! Thursday, May 25th 2017 @ 6:45-9:00pm $75.00 Actor's Workout Studio (studio B) 4735 Lankershim Blvd North Hollywood, CA 91602 This summer, an expert team of Industry Moguls and Masterful Professionals join the

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VOICEOVER FOR ANIMATION One Day Intensive

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MJ does it all at Mj Productions Recording Studio - her own VO work, as well as VO directing, producing, casting and teaching! She’s done voices for Fox Kid’s Digimon, Disney Imagineering’s “Lilo and Stitch”, Universal Interactive, Cue games as well as IBM, 3M, TV Guide, GNC, and voiced Infomercials for Guthy-Renker, and an American History book for Houghton-Mifflin Books, ADR for Miramax, Columbia Pictures. MJ has directed, cast and voiced

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KIDS & TEENS IMPROV – SCV Intensive

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Call (818) 523-8283 or email to Sign-Up! Improv Expert Vlada Casteel has been working with Diane since she was 11 years old! In that time, Vlada refined her talents as an actress through scripts, as well as through improvisation. Growing her love of improv in Diane's acting classes led her to join the improv team, in her teenage years, at Valencia High School where she performed Story Theatre Improv for live audiences. In

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WHEN IS IT TIME FOR A PUBLICIST? One Day Intensive

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This Class Will Include Parent's Welcome! Class Information Thursday, June 15th 2017 @ 6:45-9:00pm Actor's Workout Studio (studio B) 4735 Lankershim Blvd North Hollywood, CA 91602 Actors, non-actors, or family members of actors are welcome to join! You do not need to be an actor yourself to benefit from The Dailies: One-Day Intensives Ages 8+ Tuition $75.00  To register for this one-day intensive, please use the button below to pay through PayPal. Interested

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How Actors Can Make Waves in the Music Biz

Jonathan George, CEO of JG Entertainment, is A&R who’s clients include: Universal, Sony ATV, 19 Entertainment, Vincent Herbert, Streamline Records/Interscope, Simon Fuller, Jamie King, Hulu, FOX, Disney, Arc Entertainment, PAX, Playboy & Torrid. JG Entertainment is the leading expert in developing, branding and launching artists into all areas of the entertainment industry. From start to finish, we work with labels as well as independent artists to creatively direct, develop and execute the

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Actors Writing Their Own Opportunities

Minda Burr is the Master Talent WritingTeacher for the prestigious Master Talent Teachers online University. She has her Masters Degree in drama from the University of Arizona and is a three decade veteran of Show Business as an Actress, Writer, Theatrical Producer and Director.  One of her favorite missions is encouraging Actors - of all ages - to create their own opportunities by writing their own material.  You will leave this class inspired

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SECRETS OF THE WORKING ACTOR One Day Intensive

Christina Shipp CEO Accelerated Artists This Class Will Include Parents welcome! Class Information Thursdays June 22, 2017 - part 1 July 13, 2017 - part 2 August 3, 2017 - part 3 6:45-9:00pm Actor's Workout Studio (studio B) 4735 Lankershim Blvd North Hollywood, CA 91602 Ages 8+ Tuition $75.00 p/day To register for this one-day intensive, please use the button below to pay through PayPal. Interested in more than one? $140

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Camp Cards Are Back!

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 Have you heard about the best deal in town for Summer savings on acting classes? Enjoy summer fun in the sun without missing out on valuable acting class time! CAMP CARDS GO ON SALE MAY 1st FOR JUNE-AUGUST We're making attending summer classes even easier! You can now join a full 8 or 12 week acting session and still enjoy your vacation time - but only with a Camp Card!  Our CAMP CARDS are

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How to Become a Professional Actor in LA [part 1]

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Wondering how to get your child or teen into acting?  Diane Christiansen, top rated acting coach for kids and teens in Hollywood, has designed a 3 part video series for families who are seeking a professional acting career in Los Angeles for their children or teenagers! Each segment contains critical steps designed to be taken with patience, dedication and a 100% commitment to producing results. Rushing or skipping these steps could

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Part 2 – How to Get Into Acting

Wondering how to get your child or teen into acting?  Diane Christiansen, top rated acting coach for kids and teens in Hollywood, has designed a 3 part video series for families who are seeking a professional acting career in Los Angeles for their children or teenagers! There are many ways to go about getting an Agent for a child or teen actor, including cold calling and/or submitting online through each Agencies

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Tips on Relocating to Los Angeles to be an Actor

Tips on Relocating to Los Angeles to be an Actor From Diane Christiansen Coaching Making the decision to relocate to LA to be an actor is huge.  Like any other major life decision, it's not a commitment you should enter into lightly.  In order to make the transition successfully, you need to have a plan. Do your research online. The days of moving out to LA on a whim, hoping

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Actors Core Conservatory Program for Adult Actors in L.A.

All new Acting Class for Adult Actors at Diane Christiansen Coaching ACTORS CORE Conservatory Program Actors Core is designed for: Professionals looking to maximize their skills and refine their technique, as well as Beginners with little to no previous experience who want to expand their knowledge! All levels welcome. This 12 Week Conservatory Session consists of two parts: Work on one's self and work on the character. Part 1 of each class begins with Diane's

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When is the best time to come to LA for Pilot Season?

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When is the best time to come to Los Angeles for Pilot Season??  Every weekend Agents and Managers are traveling to some city scouting for new kid and teen actors for pilot season. The top kids Agents will look at from 100 to 300 kids every week from now through the end of January. These are the brightest young actors from around the country with parents who can afford expensive weekend

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Finding, Acknowledging, and Keeping a Mentor

By Diane Christiansen   Having a mentor is vital to your acting career. Why waste years making the same mistakes others have made? With a mentor, you can learn from their experiences and quite possibly move your career forward leaps and bounds in a much shorter amount of time than anticipated! Gleaning what you can from the dos and don’ts that they have learned firsthand, and having another connection to

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What are Casting Directors looking for? [Part 2]

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What are Casting Directors looking for in the audition room? Find out directly from the source in Part 2 of Diane's exclusive interview with Award-Winning, Children's Network Casting Director, Carol Goldwasser!  Check out Part 1 of Diane's interview with Casting Director Carol Goldwasser here. Be the first to get the scoop on insider information from Diane and 10 of the top performance teachers in Hollywood - subscribe to Master Talent

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