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Now Enrolling: The Character; a beginning Technique Class

Beginner Acting Class
This New Year get into another person’s shoes, try out their voice, feel their pain and their joy by developing THE CHARACTER.  Learn to quickly bring life to a script through a set of tools that help you to grow into and fill out your character.

This 11 week course is not only about books and text, it’s about developing a personality. THE CHARACTER class at The Elizabeth Mestnik Acting Studio in Los Angeles (EMASLA) will provide you with a foundation in creating truthful, dynamic characters and expressing the way that you will be heard. Doesn’t matter if it’s a movie, television or audition, beginner class will help you find a technique to develop character’s psychology including voice and body language. Through exercises, improvisations, monologue and scene work, students acquire a comprehensive set of “acting tools” to draw upon when approaching a role. At the end of the course you will know how to bring a character to life and apply their techniques in scene work.

Up for the adventure? Then register and start your New Year with THE CHARACTER!

Find more information about our philosophy and  the beginning technique class here.


Time: Wednesdays at 1:30pm or Thursdays at 7pm
Date: January 11 – March 23 2017
Place: 11423 Moorpark Street, North Hollywood
Price: $510 for 11 weeks – 50% due at registration


Acting Classes Curriculum

Acting Classes in LA

If you’re thinking about enrolling in acting classes, then you should know that Emasla’s
curriculum is based on current skillsets. Emasla trains actors at the beginner, intermediate and
advanced levels in these key areas:

Features of our Los Angeles Acting Classes at Emasla

Scene Study
Voice Training
Meisner Technique
Character Classes
Improvisation or Audition Skills
Script Breakdown

Ask us how.

Emasla is recommended by NBC’s Diversity Talent Development Program.

Get driving directions to our studio here, or simply pick up the phone and call 323-528-6280.

Current acting class schedules in Los Angeles can be viewed here.