Acting Classes in Los Angeles
We offer programs for beginners, intermediates& advanced actors.
Our Intensives encompass the following acting techniques, Sanford Meisner, Lee Strasberg, Stella Adler, Uta Hagen, Mike Leigh & the Stanislavsky Technique.
Michelle Danner is an international film director & acting coach and has distilled the best of each of these techniques, Stella Adler, The Sanford Meisner, Lee Strasberg, Uta Hagen, Chekhov, & the Stanislavsky Technique in which artists can draw upon the major acting techniques, utilizing the strengths of each technique. But every actor is unique, so you will learn to form a toolbox of your own, your very own “Golden Box”. Thru studying Michelle Danner’s acting technique you will accumulate a comprehensive set of “acting tools” when approaching a role or a scene, whether it be for film, television, or theater.
The Golden Box with Michelle Danner
You will accumulate a comprehensive set of “acting tools” to use when approaching a role or a scene, whether it be for film, television, or theater.
Michelle Danner’s acting technique & philosophy called “The Golden Box” is based on the Meisner Technique, Lee Strasberg’s Method, Stella Adler, Stanislavski’s System, Uta Hagen, and the Chekhov technique.
An actor can draw upon the major acting techniques, utilizing the strengths of each technique. But every actor is unique, so you will learn to form a toolbox of your own, your very own “Golden Box.”
Audition for Film & TV on camera class:
Actors practice in front of the camera with sides from movies and TV shows ranging from comedy, sitcom, romantic comedy, slapstick, and all genres of dramatic writing.
Give yourself a competitive edge in the audition room, on stage, or in life?
Improv is a great opportunity to have some fun and fuel your imagination!
Scene Study for beginners/intermediate & advanced actors:
Discover your strengths and weaknesses with the help of a trained director’s eye.
Apply our Acting technique and harness it for film and theater performance.
Explore how to apply a backstory to your characters, while working on contemporary and classical scenes and monologues.
Voice & Speech Class
Free the actor’s voice from obstacles that block full expression.
A great method to connect your body to your emotions.
Acting Theory: The Meisner Technique, Strasberg, Stella Adler Acting Techniques
A practical hands on approach to acting utilizing the Meisner technique, Strasberg and Stella Adler’s approach to acting and study of theatre history through 1860 – present day.
The class will cover the modern masters using Checkhov, Ibsen, Strindberg, Beckett, Inge, Albee, Miller, Williams, Mamet, Shepard and Kushner’s plays as the landscape.
Achieve a Standard American Accent
Without changing the essence of you!
Breaking Into Hollywood The Business of Acting Class in Los Angeles
Learn the tools you need to successfully breakthrough in your career!
This Master Intensive acting class prepares students with the tools required to break through in Hollywood.
Songwriting & Music Workshop Class in Los Angeles
Develop your song writing skills for movies, music videos, theater performances.
Writing Workshop Class in Los Angeles
Learn how to get into that writers routine
at our workshop for all levels.
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