Young Actors Studio - This is the perfect place for young performers and child actors. The Young Actor’s Studio is an acting school dedicated to developing the young actor’s craft through classes, workshops, and productions. Our founder/current artistic director, Jeff Alan-Lee, was a child actor who subsequently taught and directed at various private/public schools and youth shelters, as well as teaching/directing at The Lee Strasberg Institute in both New York and Los Angeles. Founded in 1996, The Young Actor’s Studio was created as a supportive and nurturing environment for young actors to develop their craft. While the school has grown a lot since the initial ten students, we are still committed to excellent teaching in a supportive and close-knit environment.
Judy Kain's Keep It Real Acting Studio - This is one of the premier acting schools, especially for commercial acting. Each class session is recorded and given to you on USB Flas Drive. Judy Kain is well known in the acting community and has appeared in hundreds of Network TV shows and commercials. Keep It Real Acting Studios offers a wide variety of exceptional classes for any actor seeking a home to develop their craft. Our studio is dedicated to providing a personal touch while encouraging the growth of each actor. As the leading institution specializing in preparing people for careers in acting, the Studio has always had a strong commitment to the success of its students. Efforts undertaken to assist students include introductions to agents, managers, and casting directors. The Studio also provides personal counseling in resume writing, interviewing, and presentation skills.While the Studio cannot guarantee placement or bookings, we are committed to providing useful and up-to-date information whenever possible. All of our teachers are working, industry professionals, so we guarantee that you will always receive relevant advice, present-day trends, and techniques proven successful.
Acting Up Network - Acting Up Network is a great place offering a variety of acting workshops in the Burbank Area. Plenty of free parking available as well. Acting UP Network is Burbank’s premiere, hands-on professional service that is dedicated to helping actors further their professional careers. We help talented actors make connections, build networks, and develop their professional skills in order to help advance their careers in film and television. Acting UP Network is not a place to learn how to act – it is a community that will help you hone your auditioning skills, introduce you to the casting directors and agents, direct you to vendors and services that will make you a much more viable professional in this very competitive business. We aim to educate and empower actors to grow their businesses and provide them with the tools needed to achieve their goals via career consultation, networking events, acting classes and seminars. Your acting career is your business – we want to help your business flourish!
Groundlings Theatre and School - This is considered one of the most popular schools in the Improv world. Good question. The Groundlings is an improvisation and sketch comedy theatre that has been entertaining LA audiences for over 40 years. We’re a non-profit organization founded by Gary Austin in 1974. A “Groundling” is one of the 30 company members who write and perform in the theatre’s shows and teach classes at the Groundling’s School. Our school has been the foremost comedy training ground in Hollywood and the springboard for countless careers. Like whose? Well, we hate to name drop, but since you asked... Our alumni include Will Ferrell, Kristen Wiig, Phil Hartman, Lisa Kudrow, Paul Reubens, Cheryl Hines, Jon Lovitz, Larraine Newman, Will Forte, Maya Rudolph, Michael McDonald, Kathy Griffin, Phil LaMarr, Cheri Oteri, Chris Kattan, Julia Sweeney, Chris Parnell, Ana Gasteyer and Rachael Harris… just to name nineteen.
LA Casting - Casting Networks, Inc. is a software company dedicated to providing business solutions for entertainment professionals. By creating tools for communication, scheduling, media management, marketing, career development, and talent scouting, we are streamlining some of the most complex processes facing the industry and creating an environment that will make it easier for these professionals to find work and get their jobs done.The company was founded in 2002 by a Casting Director in San Francisco who saw a need to reduce the seemingly endless quantity of paperwork and phone calls required to cast a project. With help from colleagues in the casting world, he developed the first system to put the entire casting process online. This system became known as "L.A. Casting." Casting Networks has since expanded to all of the major casting markets in the United States, and is the most trusted online casting service in the industry. Since its international expansion, Casting Networks continues to set the standard and bridge the gap between Hollywood and the industry abroad. Mission Statement Casting Networks continuously improves the casting process through the application of innovative solutions, cutting edge technologies, and superior customer support, making a career in the entertainment and advertising industries more efficient, accessible, and fun for everyone involved.
Actor's Access - Casting Directors have the option to release Breakdowns to actors and receive submissions directly from them. Actors Access is where actors can view those Breakdowns and submit to them. Actors Access is also an important tool for maintaining actors profiles by uploading and maintaining headshots, updating their resume, adding new skills and attributes, managing performance videos, and more, all online.
Central Casting - Central Casting Online, your connection to the leading background actors casting company in the United States! Central Casting has been providing the entertainment industry with background talent for more than 90 years, offering a full range of background services for every type of production from offices in Los Angeles and New York. So whether you're a producer looking for background talent, or a background actor looking for work, the crew at Central Casting has the experience and expertise to help meet all of your background needs. Central Casting has been the recognized leader in casting for background actors since its inception in 1925. Over the years there have been many changes in the entertainment industry, but Central Casting has always remained at the forefront of background casting. Today, Central Casting is a division of Entertainment Partners, the largest provider of entertainment industry services and solutions in the U.S. This means complete background casting and payroll services are under one roof. From the moment an actor walks in the door through receipt of the paycheck, Central Casting delivers excellence every step of the way.
PrintHeadshots.com - Great pricing on headshot printing, quick turnaround, excellent quality.
Red Mouse Pictures - Red Mouse Pictures was created to give artists the opportunity to create content that’s original, affordable, and kickass. With a focus on original narrative content, actor demo reels, music videos, commercials and doc-shorts; Corrin and Maddie have worked with a wide variety of artists and professionals in the Los Angeles area. RMP has worked with multiple Grammy award winning musicians and their work has been featured on Billboard and Mashable. RMP specializes in original reel content for actors. Both hailing from an acting background, Corrin and Maddie have worked closely with numerous agents, managers, and casting directors learning how to develop reel content that is unique, professional, and is specific to each client. Original reel scenes are created to emulate the works of current films and television shows with a focus on actors individual marketing needs. Many clients have acquired representation and more frequent auditions after receiving original reel content from RMP. Corrin Evans and Maddie McGuire met half a decade ago. After discussing ideas in a sketchy Russian restaurant they naturally decided to write a comedy pilot together. They became writing partners, co-writing many features, pilots, shorts and webseries. They quickly discovered that cameras were really rad and started filming their own content. Their docu-short “LArtists” was an official selection of the Newfilmmakers: On Location Festival. Their webseries “Sex Parties” and short film “Cousins” are slated to be released in Spring of 2017.