Summer 2018

AOA Foundation Workshop

The AOA Foundation Workshops is a necessary beginning for any workshop actor in Los Angeles. This Stella Adler® program focuses on four key areas of technique: words, environment, partner, and self (WEPS).  This class demystifies and unlocks the craft of acting so that technique is quickly and easily applied to film & television scenes. Prerequisite for Advanced.  Admission by interview.  This is an on-going workshop.

Instructor: Andria Kozica
Thursdays,  5:00pm – 7:00pm
Next Session: June 7 – June 28, 2018
$100/4 weeks

Upcoming sessions: July 12 – August 2, 2018

AOA Advanced Workshop

The AOA Advanced Workshop expands technique by going more in depth into text and scene work to the ideals taught in Foundation. This Stella Adler® program will help students practically apply techniques to performance and script analysis using film and television scenes.  Audition or invite required. This is an on-going workshop.

Instructor: Johnny Patrick Yoder, Don K. Williams
Thursdays, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Next Session:  June 7 – June 28, 2018
$100/4 weeks

Upcoming sessions:  July 12 – August 2, 2018

AOA Masterclass Workshop

The AOA Masterclass Workshop is a high-paced master class setting designed to stretch the actor’s craft, as well as understanding of the industry. This Stella Adler® program will incorporate film, television, and theater scenes in a weekly work-out.  This class caters to the needs of the individual student based on where they are in their process.  Audition or invite required.

Instructor: Don K. Williams
Thursdays, 9:00pm – 11:00pm
Next Session:  Fall 2018 TBA
$200/4 weeks

Upcoming sessions: Stay tuned for announcement!

AOA Specialty Master Classes

AOA Specialty Master Classes are by invite and audition only.  Typically students must go through the Foundation, Advanced, and Masterclass Workshops first.

On-Camera Master Class
Instructor:  Phillip Charles MacKenzie
Fridays, 10:00am – 1:00pm
Next Session: June 8 – June 29, 2018

$200/4 weeks

Upcoming sessions: TBA


Scene Study Master Class
Instructor:  Jane Fleiss
Sundays, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Next Session:  June 6 – June 27, 2018
$200/4 weeks

Upcoming sessions:  July 11 – August 1, 2018


Actor’s Improv Workshop
Instructor:  Sean Cowhig
Wednesdays, 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Next Session:  June 13th – August 8th, 2018 (skips the Week of July 4th)
$200/8 weeks ($100/4 weeks)

Upcoming sessions:  Fall 2018 TBA




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