In the year 2000 Michelle Danner and Larry Moss founded Edgemar Center for the Arts, a two theater and art gallery complex. The Larry Moss Studio has been housed at Edgemar since the cutting of the ribbon in 2002 and now houses The Michelle Danner Studio. Staffed by a diverse faculty of many teachers with Michele Danner at the helm, The mission of the studio is to provide a creative home to a community of passionate actors. Our Los Angeles Acting School “The Golden Box” fosters a generation of actors that are taught acting for the 21st century. Our approach to the craft of acting encompasses and embraces the philosophies from Stella Adler, Lee Strasberg, Sanford Meisner, Uta Hagen, and Michael Chekhov to the Stanislavsky method.

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July 11th, from 12:00pm – 2:00pm

Larry Moss has since moved on to New York, but Michelle Danner carries on the schools original technique and mission to provide a creative home to a community of passionate actors.

Our Los Angeles Acting School specializes in the following techniques of acting, Sanford Meisner, Lee Strasberg, Stella Adler, Uta Hagen, Michael Chekhov, & the Stanislavsky Technique.



NOW INTERVIEWING FOR WINTER AND SPRINGACTING CLASSES! - Daytime, evening, and weekend classes available.  Admission is based on an interview. Space is limited, early registration recommended.   “The Michelle Danner acting studio is known as one of the best Los Angeles Acting Schools. I signed up for her acting conservatory & I love it! What I learned in the Golden Box has changed my life & has allowed me to see where I could grow into the phenomenal star I’m destined to be. I recommend that every serious actor gets into these acting workshops and learns how to use their Golden Box!”  - Thomas Miller