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The Actor's Workshop - Detroit

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YOU ASPIRE TO.... WE INSPIRE YOU TO

The Actor's Workshop is an acting & art studio that has served as a resource center for actors and filmmakers for 32 years.  High quality acting classes, career support and unmatched personal attention for metro Detroit actors. 
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LA-bound? Let us help you prepare for a successful transition in a tough business!

  • Acting Training for Film & Stage
  • Young Actors Program for Children & Teens
  • Private Coaching & Audition Prep
  • Affordable Demo Reels
  • Artistic Development
  • Professional Writing Services
  • Production Support Services

>> NEXT CLASS BEGINS FEBRUARY 13 <<


Holiday Radio Picture Show
The Actor's Workshop, 2016


"You're Not My Son"  
1515 Broadway, 2009


Brooke Colombo, reading a review of "Eraserhead." 2016


Over-the-shoulder shot of Dan Keary in the lights. 2016

WINTER TERM 2017


1 BREAKING DOWN A SCENE (Scene Study) 

Intro - Intermediate

Mondays, 7:00 - 10:15 PM 

JANUARY 2 - MARCH 20

Session I: January 2 - February 6

Session II: February 13 - March 20*

$249 for 6 weeks of study; 

$299 for 12 weeks 

$399 for 18 weeks (Fall/Winter)


6 Weeks

Session

12 weeks


18 Weeks 



2 BUILDING A CHARACTER* 

(Character Development)

Advanced

Tuesdays, 6:30 - 10:00 PM

JANUARY 3 - MARCH 21

$349 for 12 weeks (3 months)

$549 for 24 weeks (6 months)

* Enrollment includes attendance in SCENE STUDY Class


12 Weeks

Advanced Classes


24 Weeks

Advanced Classes


3) WORKSHOP FOR THE WORKING ACTOR

Wednesdays, 6:30 - 9:00 PM

JANUARY 4 - MARCH 22

$199 for 6 weeks or

$38 Drop-In Fee

Audition Prep & Drop-In


Package of 6 Drop-Ins


Drop In




ACTOR AS FILMMAKER**  

(Pro Level Film Acting Program)

Thursdays, 6:30 - 10:00 PM 

JANUARY 5 - MARCH 23

$400 for 12 weeks of study 

**Includes attendance in both 

SCENE STUDY & 

CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT  

(up to 3 class days per week) and an opportunity to earn a principal role in a professional independent feature film. Prerequisite: attendance in BDAS (Mon nite class) & BAC (Tues nite class) for minimum of six weeks; or by audition.


Young Actors Program


New actors may enroll in one of these ways:

  • In person, by appointment
  • By mail, up to a week before class starts
  • Via PayPal invoice
  • By phone with credit or debit card




 The Actor's Workshop




BULLETIN BOARD
January 18, 2017

  • *Now enrolling for classes that begin February 13
  • Drop-ins on Wednesday evenings (See WORKSHOP FOR WORKING ACTOR above); sign up by noon on any Wednesday. 
  • Private Coaching/Audition Prep
  • Discounted Actor's Demo Reels
  • Script Consultation & Doctoring (screenplay or stage play)
  • Rehearsal room/Audition space
  • Play/Script Reading & Workshopping Services for Playwrights & Screenwriters
  • Looking for original material for a monologue or demo reel?  Professional Writing Services offered; scripts customized to show off your strengths.