Springfield, MO and Los Angeles, CA

Classes & Private

1 on 1 Sessions

With so many years in the industry I want to pass along my knowledge and help anyone interested in pursuing a creative career in Film and Television. I am now offering services in both acting and production classes and private 1 on 1 consultations, no matter if you've never tried and have always wanted to, or if you are a 10 year veteran and want to sharpen yourself, I have exercises and knowledge to give. 

If this sounds like something you might want read below for a list of everything I am offering or email directly and we can set up a call to see what is right for you..

Everything Acting

Classes & Workshops

Monthly Classes

I am offering 4 week classes with a focus in the craft of film acting and character development  ( be aware this could change on a short notice as I am a working actor and often am working on set ).  I bring 10 years of industry education and knowledge to my classes; teaching the same techniques and philosophies that are taught at the highest level of Los Angeles acting schools and from over a decade of working with actors on high level film sets, auditioning hundreds of times and sitting in casting, I bring a unique knowledge of the professional industry of film.

Workshops

I am working on some workshops to present in the near future. If you are interested in more information when they are ready, sign up for my newsletter and I will send something to you when it is ready.

1 on 1 Consultations & Coaching

1 on 1 Consultations & Coaching can be done in person, over the phone or via Skype and Facetime

Private Coaching

1 hour session of acting technique, scene work and character development. If you are looking for a 1 on 1 experience, I can direct and guide you through the craft, scene study, scene breakdowns, auditions and more.

Audition Coaching

1 hour private coaching for your next self tap or audition. Take your next audition with confidence knowing a veteran industry professional who has spent years as and actor and as a producer worked with you to get the next level performance.

Actors Business: Headshots, Demo Reel, Resume, Portfolios

Let's review your current portfolio  ( headshots, resumes, demo reels ) and discuss how to present what you have on your profiles in a way that is going to attract casting and representation plus advice on the next steps to increase the value of your talent to industry professionals.

Beginner Basic of Acting: is acting Right for you?

Have you every considered acting? It can be very intimidating. Pick my brain and I will give you everything you need to know to get started and  get you ready to give acting or film production a try. I have over ten years of information to give to you.

Test Run Audition

Auditioning is one of the most important parts of acting, after all, it is how you book jobs. If you have never auditioned before or have and want practice, I will set up a test run audition for you to get you use to walking into the room and booking the part. Practice makes perfect!

Parents and Child Actors

I know starting as a parent of a talented young one can be tough but I can help guide you and your kids to better set yourself up for success.

Moving to LA

Moving to a professional market like LA means you are giving yourself a serious chance to succeed as an actor. Before you go I can tell you everything I learned while living in LA for ten years. Simply put, learn from ALL of my mistakes. Safe places to live, first steps to getting started, photographers to work with, acting schools to join.  I can help you put together a plan of attack to get you going with ease and what you should be doing know before you leave.

Everything Production

Coachings & Workshops

Executive Producer, Director, Editor, Animator, Cinematographer; these are just a few of the positions I have held over the years at some of the top production houses in the U.S. I've won  dozens of awards at major film festivals across the US, have distribution through Warner Brothers and my films seen in theaters and on digital platforms throughout the world and I want to share everything I've learned with you.
I am offering to work with filmmakers who are looking to expand their craft, to learn the ins and outs of filmmaking. It is my goal to jumpstart your knowledge and career with my first hand experience. If this sounds like you, here is a list of the areas that I offering to coach in.

Low Budget Filmmaking

Cinematography For Beginners

Directors Workshop

Story Story Story- Structuring Story

Setting your Independent film up for Success

Editing- Premier Pro and Divinci Resolve

Low Budget Camera Set Ups

Framing and Composition

Telling Your Visual Story

Communicating Your Vision to Your Team

How to Direct Actors