Free Acting Class
We offer a free 90-minute workshop on varying Mondays every month from 1:30pm-3:00pm. This workshop is designed for new students to get a feel for who Annie is, how she teaches and what her classes consist of. The workshop is not mandatory to enter the studio, but if you have questions or are not sure, this is a great way to get to know Annie.
 

Guest Speakers

LaTeasha Clark on May 22 2016

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LaTeasha Clark visits our Audition & Business Mindset Class on:

Sunday, May 22nd. 2016
12pm-1:30pm

LaTeasha Clark is a Social Media Specialist who has helped over 20 businesses develop and gain a following online. She has a B.A. in Psychology and she is always up to date with the current marketing trends. As an expert in the business, it’s important to stay on top of the every changing online media.

Are you ready to build your acting brand online?

Everyone is online through Social Media, Email Campaigns, Videos, and Live Streaming, it is essential for the actor to know how to create a solid online first impression and grow a following.

Plus, many actors are finding endless job opportunities and connections with Casting Directors, Agents, and Managers using solely Social Media.

Learn the Dos and Dont’s of Social Media during the Business Mindset class taught by Jo-Ann Pantoja.

Write your questions down, you won’t want to miss this!

David Yung Ho Kim on Mar 20 2016

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David Yung Ho Kim visits our Audition & Business Mindset Class on:

Sunday, March 20th, 2016
12pm-1pm

David Yung Ho Kim is the Lead Entertainment Attorney at The Hollywood Lawyer in Los Angeles, and practices in the areas of film, television, music, new media, licensing and talent representation. After graduating from the University of California, Berkeley as a Regents’ & Chancellor’s Scholar, with cum laude honors in History, he then moved to study law at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law (Yeshiva), the nation’s premiere Jewish institution with one of the top-ranked entertainment and IP law programs in the nation, where he served as the school’s first non-Jewish student body president. With an eclectic background of employment and experiences in litigation, copyright law and in-house counsel work as an entertainment attorney for past employers such as the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office, CJ Entertainment America, and East West Artists, David now spends most of his time negotiating deals, drafting contracts and advising companies and talent in areas related to media and entertainment. When he’s not working, David loves meditating, doing yoga, playing the piano and loving on people, be it family, friends, or strangers.

Sean Kurzweil on Jan 31 2016

We are thrilled to have talent manager Sean Kurzweil speak in our Audition and Business Mindset class!

Date: January 31st, 2016
Time: 12:30pm

Sean has a unique educational background for this industry. He is a graduate of two Ivy League universities … Yale University and The Columbia University School of Law. He practiced corporate law in NYC and in LA and then practiced entertainment law working on matters for Dolly Parton, Christy Turlington, Fran Drescher, Whoopi Goldberg and Marvin Gaye’s Estate. He then went to work in the mailroom of Endeavor before working with Kevin Spacey’s long time manager where he also worked with Michael Chiklis and Scott Eastwood. He left to work for the Zappa family. A few years later he moved to Seattle, WA where he returned to law and then started his own talent agency. He and his most promising young actor returned to LA on January 1, 2011 and he started his management business. He just celebrated his fifth anniversary of managing actors in LA.

Bookings:

Hawaii Five-O – 3
Hart of Dixie
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Mob City
NCIS: LA – 2
NCIS
Franklin & Bash
Betty White’s Off Their Rockers
Major Crimes – 2
Criminal Minds – 5
Switched At Birth
Saint George
2 Broke Girls – 3
It’s Hot In Cleveland
Parks and Recreation
House M.D.
True Blood
The Kroll Show
Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders
Castle
Scorpion – 3
Days of Our Lives
General Hospital – 2
The Young & The Restless
Bold And The Beautiful – 2
Code Black
Grey’s Anatomy – 3
Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD
Masters of Sex
House of Lies
Ironside
Mad Men
Community
Tosh.O
Letter Never Sent (Movie for TV)
The Disaster Artist (upcoming James Franco directed feature starring James Franco, Dave Franco and Seth Rogan)