Santa Barbara, California

Acting Classes in Santa Barbara, California

Acting Classes at The Actor's Lab in Los Angeles, CaliforniaJ.D. Lewis teaches his Santa Barbara Master Classes on Thursday nights. In addition to Scene Study and Cold Reading class, each actor is put on a business plan (targeting agents, targeting casting directors, networking, creating projects, etc.) The cost is $225 a month.For information and interview call: (310) 621-3900


J.D. Lewis, Founder and Artistic Director of The Actor's Lab

Master Classes with J.D. Lewis – J.D. has done guest-starring roles on shows such as Friends, ER, Suddenly Susan, Midnight Caller, Oliver Beene, Dead Last… all the way back to L.A. Law. He has worked with some of the great film directors such as Wim Wender, Mimi Leder, Robert Singer, Rob Bowman, Gary Halvorson, Philip Charles MacKenzie, and Paul Leder. Read more about J.D.

Theo Devaney, Acting Coach at The Actor's Labs in Los Angeles and Santa Barbara, CA

Master Classes With Theo Devaney – Theo Devaney is an actor, writer and director.  He is best known to global audiences as Gavin Macleod in CW’s Supernatural and as Count Simon in the Netflix hit, Christmas Prince franchise.

Theo trained at the Oxford School of Drama and his recent credits include: Night at the Museum 3 (Warner Bros), Psych (NBC/Universal), Emmerdale (ITV), Doctors (BBC), and Once Upon a Time in London (Gateway). Theo is currently also a working member of The Actor’s Lab.

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Schedule & Tuition

ALL CLASSES ARE NOW ONLINE: You can hone your acting skills from the safety of your own home at a discounted monthly rate of $150. The on-site courses below will resume when social distancing is no longer necessary.

Adult Scene Study and Cold Reading
Level: Master Class
Tuesday: 7:00 – 10:30 PM
Instructor: Theo Devaney
Tuition: $150 a month (while online for social distancing)

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Private Coaching Available

Lab Instructors J.D. Lewis
In-Person $100/hour $125/hour
Skype Sessions $125/hour
Career Guidance
Business Plan
$500/four sessions

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Our Address in Santa Barbara:

The Actor’s Lab at The Narrative Loft
1 North Calle Cesar Chavez, Suite 240
Santa Barbara, CA 93103