Acting classes teach students how to convincingly inhabit a character, a critical skill for aspiring film stars and identity thieves. Truly become Dr. Michael Waltien of Des Moines, Iowa, with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
- $65 for eight-week teen acting 101 class ($179 value)
- $125 for teen acting bootcamp from July 21-25 ($250 value)
- $125 for teen acting bootcamp from August 11-15 ($250 value)
The eight-week acting 101 course meets once a week from 5:15-6:15 p.m. starting on Wednesday, June 18. The one-week class is a condensed version of acting 101, where students meet from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and learn the basics of scene study, commercials, improvisation, and audition preparation.
LaGuardia Acting Studio
From acting alongside Al Pacino to working with the casting directors of Boardwalk Empire and Argo, Joshua Nelson knows firsthand the hurdles actors must face, both in front of and behind the camera. As the head instructor at LaGuardia Acting Studio, he draws on his 20-plus years of experience to train actors of all ages and skill levels. Instead of emphasizing specific methods, Joshua weaves elements of Stanislavski, Strasberg, and other techniques into lessons tailored to each individual student. With these foundations of craft intact, pupils strengthen their chops for film, television, and commercials through scene studies and character development exercises. Joshua also emphasizes the business side of the industry by training his students in audition etiquette and resume writing.