1st Team Actors Studio

1st Team Actors Studio has weekly classes that run on 8-week sessions. In addition to their weekly classes that include Auditioning, Scene Study, Improv Skills for the Actor, and Actors Arsenal they also have a monthly class where actors can gain valuable performance time and receive individualized support to help them attain their goals.
1st Team has incredibly talented guest teachers lined up to come in and teach weekend workshops, too! Their stellar line up includes John D’Aquino (Disney’s Corey in the House, Seinfeld, NCIS, Dexter) Sara Sevigny (Empire, South Side) Janet Ulrich Brooks (Fargo. Sense8, Divergent), Vince Pisani (Stranger Things, Office Christmas Party, Tag, Jumanji) and Jeffrey Grover (Dark Waters, I Feel Pretty, New Amsterdam).
1st Team Actors Studio is a place for local talent to receive the training to truly make them competitive in this market. They pride themselves on supporting the actor every step of the way and provide a creative, educational, and positive place for everyone to hone their skills and work their craft.
All of their classes and workshops can be found at https://1stteamactorsstudio.com/

1st Team Actors Studio is dedicated to bringing Hollywood-caliber training to Northeast Ohio. In addition to ongoing classes, the studio will bring in professionals to teach masterclasses and workshops. From directors to agents, managers and actors, their team is uniquely connected in the film industry.

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Kickstart Your Career with Actor’s Arsenal!

This class is the foundation course for everything you need to know to get your career going!

You want to be an actor. Cool. Now what? With Hollywood films and television shows shooting in and around Cleveland all the time, there is no better time to take a chance on the career you’ve always wanted than right now. In order to kickstart your career there are essential things every actor must know.

Our Thursday Session instructor, Lauren Nichols, has booked national television shows, commercials and shared the screen with many famous faces. Our Tuesday Sessions instructor, Steve Shermett, has booked national television shows, and has shared the screen with many famous faces.

By mastering these acting essentials, you will be well on your way to your career in this industry! Over the session, this class will focus on everything you need to know to start marketing yourself as an actor, the promotional materials you need, how to acquire an agent, find auditions and get connected in the industry. There will be a heavy focus on script analysis and how to audition for the role. In every script you read, the writer has given you a road map with every word they’ve put on the page. Without the knowledge of how to truly dissect the script and interpret what the writer is asking for, you are going into an audition blind. Everything you need to know is on the page, let us help you know what to look for.