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My Acting Studio is run by award winning director Charles Tentindo.  www.myactingstudio.com

ABOUT

I am an award winning director with over 25 years of experience producing and shooting video content for several markets including short films and award winning documentaries.

 

Actors learn how to act in front of a camera and can also build an arsenal of high quality scene and monologue work in order to have strong demo reel material for their representation.

 

For cinema professional including actors, writers, make up artists, cinematographers, lighting and sound people that are transitioning out of a school or simply need to get valuable training or  material for their demo reels, you have found the place.

 

Join my class and jump start your career by learning real world acting techniques as well as of production experience and get credited on high quality acting demo footage for your reel.

 

My Acting Studio is a one stop shop that will save you time, money and provide you with what you need in order to act and to represent your acting or production work.

 

THE BEST ON-LINE ACTING CLASSES, PRIVATE COACHING, DEMO REELS AND HEADSHOTS FOR ACTORS OF ALL AGES.

DEMO REELS

ON CAMERA CLASS

Wednesdays 7-10:30pm

1 month $200

2 months $350

3 months $450

4 months $500 ($33 per class!)

Ages: (18 and over)

 

ON-CAMERA CLASS

You are guaranteed to work in every class.  Learn acting and on-camera technique while working on several scenes or monologues that are just the right material for you.

 

This training is for actors and non actors. It will help you become a confident presenter on or off camera.

 

CLASS FORMAT:

Work your scenes and monologues OFF camera one week and go ON camera the following week.

You decide on the best take and we then professionally edit the scene or presentation for you for an additional fee listed below in the REEL EDIT.

 

 

THE REEL EDIT

Once you we have shot your Reel Demo presentation, monologue or scene, you green light your best take, we edit the scene for you with titles, music and upload to the web for you.

 

$150 for monologues.

$200 for 2 person scenes.

 

STAND ALONE DEMO REEL

$350 per scene or monologe.

This is for those that simply want to come in one night and have their demo material taped and edited.

 

Additional editing or changes:

$60 per hour for revisions, compilations of speed reels and other changes.

$30 per upload to casting site.

 

ORIGINAL SCENE WRITING

We can compose a dramatic or comedic monologue or scene that will set your work apart and help you avoid the overdone scenes and monologues on the web.

 

Monologue:

$75 under 2 minutes.

Includes one revision.

$25 for each additional revision.

 

Two person scenes:

$125 (Scenes under 2 minutes)

Includes one revision.

$25 for each additional revision.

We do not give refunds or allow makeups for classes not attended.

ONE ON ONE

FOUNDATION

& PRIVATES

Tues, Wed & Thursdays

$475.00 (4 weeks)

All ages

 

FOUNDATION

One on one coaching for the basic of acting. We recommend taking the Foundation class if you have little to no prior acting training.

 

Relaxation, concentration and vocal exercise designed for the actor or professional speaker.

 

Do's and don'ts at the audition and on the set. Recreating the audition environment.

 

Cold Reading Technique.

 

Script Interpretation.

 

On Camera Class.

Final Class on camera in the Wed night

 

Career Counseling for 4 weeks!

You receive guidance and counseling when you need it from your trusted coach via phone or email.

 

PRIVATES

Coaching for Auditions

Phone, Skype or Face to Face

 

INCLUDES:

One on one coaching and preparation of for your presentation, audition, or meeting for a rock solide impression.

 

$60.00 (30 minutes)

$75.00 (Up to 60 minutes)

We do not give refunds or allow makeups for classes not attended.

ACTING DEMO

REELS

STAND ALONE DEMO REEL

$350 per scene or monologue.

 

Everyone needs a high quality reel.

Get yours professionally shot and edited by our pros. High Definition, state of the art production. Effective, to the point moments that best represent your work.

 

For those that  simply want to come in one night and have their demo material taped and edited, this is a great option.

 

Demo Reel productions are included  when enrolled in one of our classes.  The only extra fee is the editing.

 

Additional editing or changes:

$60 per hour for revisions, compilations of speed reels and other changes.

$30 per upload to youtube or casting site.

 

ORIGINAL SCENE WRITING

We can compose a dramatic or comedic monologue or scene that will set your work apart and help avoid the overdone scenes and monologues on the web.

 

Monologue:

$75 under 2 minutes.

Includes one revision.

$25 for each additional revision.

 

Two person scenes:

$125 (Scenes under 2 minutes)

Includes one revision.

$25 for each additional revision.

We do not give refunds or allow makeups for classes not attended.

HEADSHOTS

$200 FOR 2 LOOKS.

$300 FOR 3 LOOKS.

Location Shoots ($75 per shot)

Deposit of $100 is due when you book your shoot here.

 

Wear solids.

No advertisement on shirts.

Be happy with your hair and skin and bring make up if needed.

Make sure your eyes are clear. Bring eye  drops if needed.

A $100 deposit secures your photo shoot.

We do not offer refunds for sessions missed.

YOUNG ACTORS

CLASS

Tuesdays 6 -7:15pm

Starting April 1st, 2014

8 weeks (2 months) $350

$44 per class

Demo Video: $150 (if desired)

Ages: (11-17) Class size: (1-9)

 

In this series, the students will learn:

 

Week One:

Breaking down the script or dialogue.

Week Two:

Learning the skills of a cold reading.

Week Three:

Repeat exercises.

Week Four:

How to work on camera with a crew.

Week Five:

Improvisation.

Week Six:

How to prepare for an audition.

Week Seven:

Do's and don't at an audition and on a professional set.

Week Eight:

How to work on camera with a crew.

 

Camera Work

*Students will prepare and go on camera once a month with playback of their work at the studio.

 

(If the student or parent would like to have the video of the student’s work, we perform a professional edit, add titles and upload to youtube for $150.  $75 under 2 minutes.

We do not give refunds or allow makeups for classes not attended.

TESTIMONIALS

CONTACT

Let’s talk, text or email:

562.400.1355

myactingstudio@gmail.com

 

The Hellada Art Center

117 Linden Ave.

Long Beach, CA 90802

(Located in the East Village)

 

By appointment.

No drop ins.

MY ACTING STUDIO © 2014