Extensive on-camera professional experience meets Yale School of Drama classical training to get you BOOKING from the callback to a lifelong career! Film & TV Ongoing Acting classes at GSS Los Angeles provide a rich atmosphere to expand your imagination. Our acting classes create the experience of performing in front of friends in a warm, intimate venue. Your confidence will build and this confidence translates to your audition rooms. Our focus is to help you release your unique gifts as a performer, to learn the lines so that you may forget them, so that you're surprising yourself in the moment with your thought making your acting FUN again! GSS acting students receive training from currently working Television and Film actors with extensive experience in the field--all our instructors have major network Series Regular credits. This combination of the finest classical training and extensive professional experience in our faculty is rare! As the late Earle R. Gister, legendary acting teacher of the Yale School of Drama, said: "in the end, all an acting teacher can give you is an aesthetic." Study with master teachers who are professional actors CURRENTLY WORKING in Film and Television industry and know its aesthetic!


- Graham Shiels: MFA in Acting from the Yale School of Drama

Film & TV

with Graham Shiels & Crystal Lowe

Acting classes that focus exclusively on currently casting material from Television and Film--keep it relevant and current. Work on brand new material every week--learn to prepare thoroughly with limited time as in the profession. Get on your feet every week--acting is a visceral art form, not visual or auditory. Get on camera every other week--bio-feedback is essential to your craft. When you can audition with confidence you will earn more and more chances to play! 

Ongoing Film & TV Classes

$280/4 or $490/8 Classes

Maximum 9 participants in class 

Class meets once per week

  • Mondays Professional 5pm with Graham Shiels

  • Mondays Professional 7:30pm with Graham Shiels

  • Tuesdays Film & TV 11am with Yan-Kay Crystal Lowe

  • Tuesdays Advanced 5pm with Graham Shiels

  • Tuesdays Advanced 7:30pm with Graham Shiels

  • Wednesdays Advanced 5pm with Graham Shiels

  • Wednesdays Advanced 7:30pm with Graham Shiels

  • Thursdays Film & TV 5pm with Yan-Kay Crystal Lowe

  • Thursdays Film & TV 7:30pm with Yan-Kay Crystal Lowe

  • Fridays Film & TV 11am with Yan-Kay Crystal Lowe

If you wish to attend the FREE Introductory Class for our Film & TV acting classes--Tuesdays from 3pm to 4:30pm. We'll get back to you ASAP.


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