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Agent Showcase & Casting Director Workshop

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     Want to take your career to the next level?    Agent Quest A showcase that hosts the industry elite Diane Christiansen Coaching offers an incredible, audition only showcase for actors seeking representation in Los Angeles. AGENT QUEST gives you the opportunity to showcase your best work to 15 - 20 top A-list Agents and Managers confirmed for each showcase. Receive a hand picked scene from Diane and two nights of

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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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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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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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Is it okay for actors to mime and use props at auditions? FIND OUT HERE!

What is the Rule on Miming or Using Props at Auditions? By Diane Christiansen Coaching   The decision to mime or use a prop in an audition can be tricky. . . You would be hard-pressed to find a casting director who is 100% for the use of props or miming at an audition.  Some casting directors can tolerate props and miming if they help the actor get into character and do

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Acting Classes for Kids in Los Angeles

Voted by our students "Best Acting Class for Kids and Teenagers" in Los Angeles for 2 Years in a row Call Now to register for these award winning classes! (818) 523-8283  E-mail us at ActUpDi@gmail.com 1 Biz Kids 6 to 9 years-old Looking to get started in the Entertainment Industry?  "BIZ KIDS is the best acting class for kids in Los Angeles!"  This acting class for young actors builds a solid technical

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Acting Classes for Teens in Los Angeles

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Voted by our students "Best Acting Class for Kids and Teenagers" in Los Angeles for 2 Years in a row Call Now to register for these award winning classes! (818) 523-8283  E-mail us at ActUpDi@gmail.com 1 Screen Teens 14 to 18 years-old Our Most Popular Acting Class - EVER! "Best acting class for teen actors in Los Angeles"  This acting class covers everything an actor needs to be a seasoned professional

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Private Acting Coaching

VOTED #1 ACTING COACH IN HOLLYWOOD BY CHILDREN IN FILM Private acting coaching is an essential component of every Actor's regimen. Even the biggest Actors coach before their auditions. Training under the watchful eye of a seasoned acting coach can make all the difference in getting a callback and the booking! Premiere Acting Coach Diane Christiansen and her team are available for on-going private acting coaching, as well as short notice

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25 Years of Coaching Actors to Success!

[cloudcarousel id="1"]  Diane Christiansen began teaching actors in 1992. Since then, she has coached countless actors of all ages to incredible success. At Diane Christiansen Coaching, we are dedicated to every actor achieving their goals. Diane and her team are here to help you master your skills, refine your talent, and guide you through your journey as a professional actor. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned professional, we

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Commercial Acting Class for Kids & Teens in LA

VOTED #1 ACTING COACH FOR YOUNG ACTORS BY 'CHILDREN IN FILM' FOR 6 YEARS RUNNING! DIANE CHRISTIANSEN COACHING OFFERS A WEEKLY ON-CAMERA COMMERCIAL ACTING CLASS FOR KIDS AND TEENS  Commercial Kids and Teens Learn how to audition for commercials! Call today to register818.523.8283 Diane Christiansen's Commercial Kids & Teens is the best [and most fun] Acting Class teaching commercial skills for Actors ages 7 to 16 years old. From the all-important slate, to

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Diane Christiansen voted ‘Best Acting Class for Kids and Teens’

Diane Christiansen voted "Best Acting Class for Kids and Teens" by Back Stage West Readers' Choice Awards for the second year in a row! We are thrilled to announce that Master Talent Teacher Diane Christiansen has been voted "Best Acting Class for Kids and Teens" for 2 years in a row by the Back Stage West Readers' Choice Awards! Thank you to all of you who voted! We appreciate your on-going support! 

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