MONDAY

Noon to 2PM PST (Ongoing) Perfect Your Self Tape
$250 for 4 consecutive classes

Self-tape auditioning is now a craft of it’s own. In this class we will cover all aspects of an indelible self tape, from acting technique to equipment to audition “rules” (and when to break them!) Make the most of your space and equipment, plus discover resources to expand your home setup: lighting, cameras, backdrops, sound, readers, eco-cast submissions, video chat callbacks and more. You will work on scenes to hone your talents and make your auditions feel immersive. Get the callback! Get the job!

4PM to 6PM PST (Ongoing) COMEDY AUDITION TECHNIQUE (Level 3)
$265 for 4 consecutive classes

This class is designed for the working actor who has a solid foundation in Shari’s methods. Each class begins with Shari’s relaxation and focusing techniques followed by a goal-setting discussion. Then each student works one-on-one with Shari. All scenes are viewed and discussed at the end of class. We mix up the format weekly to keep students fresh and on their toes while always giving each student one on one attention as well as group camaraderie that we feel empowers storytelling, and creates career and personal abundance.

TUESDAY

12PM to 2PM PST  (Ongoing) COMEDY/DRAMA AUDITION TECHNIQUE (Level 2)
$265 for 4 consecutive classes

This class is designed for the working actor who has a solid foundation in Shari’s methods. Each class begins with Shari’s relaxation and focusing techniques followed by a goal-setting discussion. Then each student works on-camera, one-on-one with Shari. All scenes are viewed and discussed at the end of class. We mix up the format weekly to keep students fresh and on their toes while always giving each student one on one attention as well as group camaraderie that we feel empowers storytelling, and creates career and personal abundance.

4PM to 6PM PST (Ongoing) COMEDY/DRAMA AUDITION TECHNIQUE (Level 2/3)
$265 for 4 consecutive classes

This class is designed for the working actor who has a solid foundation in Shari’s methods. Each class begins with Shari’s relaxation and focusing techniques followed by a goal-setting discussion. Then each student works on-camera, one-on-one with Shari. All scenes are viewed and discussed at the end of class. We mix up the format weekly to keep students fresh and on their toes while always giving each student one on one attention as well as group camaraderie that we feel empowers storytelling, and creates career and personal abundance.

WEDNESDAY

12PM to 2PM PST (Ongoing) BOOTCAMP/WORKSHOP (Mixed Levels)
(dates vary) Shari Shaw + Staff Teachers
$150 for 2 consecutive Wednesdays

The introduction to Shari Shaw Studios! In this (2) class intensive you’ll become familiar with the tools and techniques of the studio! Get to enhance yourself, your career, and your work! Apply your “ism’s” and uniqueness to every role! Comedy & Drama!! Let’s GO!!!!

4PM to 6PM PST (Ongoing) Own Your Casting. Book The Job.(Mixed Levels)
$250 for 4 consecutive Wednesdays

You know what you do well. Now do it. In this class we will explore the characters you were born to play and take actionable steps, through scene work, monologues and writing exercises to hone your perfect go-to-castings. Let’s get specific about your career goals and brainstorm, together, the ways in which you will implement them. This class is 50% technique, %50 a deep dive into creating the characters that will make your career soar (and make you $$).

7PM to 9PM PST (Ongoing) FOUNDATION CLASS (Level 1)
$265 for 4 consecutive classes

Put into action what you have learned in the Boot Camp Class. Focusing on being loose in your body and understanding how to apply the nuts and bolts of the Shari Shaw Technique. It’s important that every actor absorbs and creates in their own unique way. This class gets you trusting your own special self and telling a clear story with a beginning, middle and end of each scene, and prepares you to move ahead in one of the studio’s more advanced classes.

THURSDAY

11AM to 1PM PST (Ongoing) COMEDY AUDITION TECHNIQUE (Mixed Levels)
$265 for 4 consecutive classes

This class is designed for the working actor who has a solid foundation in Shari’s methods. Each class begins with Shari’s relaxation and focusing techniques followed by a goal-setting discussion. Then each student works on-camera, one-on-one with Shari. All scenes are viewed and discussed at the end of class. We mix up the format weekly to keep students fresh and on their toes while always giving each student one on one attention as well as group camaraderie that we feel empowers storytelling, and creates career and personal abundance.

4PM to 6PM PST (Ongoing) Scene Study (Level 2/3)
$265 for 4 consecutive classes

Furthering your three-dimensional life through continued effective memory and deeper day-in-the-life to create masterful scene work. Highly competitive in a supportive, artisan environment! This class will take your craft to peak levels.

5PM to 7PM PST (Ongoing) Scene Study (Level 1/2)
$250 for 4 consecutive classes

In this class we will be working on the fundamental skills of acting so that you build a solid foundation you can grow from. You will learn how to become a detective in properly breaking down a script so that you can creatively make bold choices that supports the writers vision.

FRIDAY

12PM to 2PM PST (Ongoing) COMEDY AUDITION TECHNIQUE (Level 2/3)
$265 for 4 consecutive classes

Fridays are a highly advanced actor’s workout. You know what you are doing, you know how to bring your own special “isms’, you may already be on a show… It’s a weekly workout to keep you honed in and trusting your craft. We work at a fast pace and assume that your first read will be booking ready. Staying Sharp and on top of your game.

4PM to 6PM PST (Ongoing) Scene Study/ Audition Technique Mix (Level 1/2)
$250 for 4 consecutive classes

This class is designed for the working actor who wants to up their on-camera and script analysis techniques. We mix up the format weekly to keep students fresh and on their toes while always giving each student tailored one-on-one attention as well as group camaraderie that we feel empowers storytelling, and creates career and personal abundance.

SATURDAY

10:00AM to 12:00PM PST YOUTH SHOWCASE CLASS
$265 for 4 consecutive classes

This is a 4 week class with an industry performance in the final class. Each student explores their personality through improv/scene work and creating a full character life. Original scenes are provided and rehearsed for the showcase (which is on the final class). The showcase is performed via ZOOM and invited industry guests to attend. It’s a great way for your representation to see you shine and to be seen by casting and producers for future potential work ahead.

This fun, impactful and empowering class happens once a year so look for further information under WORKSHOPS or call the studio (818) 505-1225.

3PM to 5PM PST (Ongoing) Audition Technique Mix (Level 1/2)
$265 for 4 consecutive classes

This class is designed to achieve a clearer foundation and script understanding. Line-by-line visualizations and detailed use of Shari’s 7 Step Method are applied. Each class is formatted to make you feel that you are in a real audition. Relaxation and anxiety reducing skills are taught and put into action, all while having fun and creating the life of the character in a supportive environment to promote positive thinking and taking action in your career & life.

SUNDAY

10:30AM to 12:30PM PST (8-11 YR OLD) YOUTH AUDITION TECHNIQUE
$265 for 4 consecutive classes

This class is designed for kids of all experience levels. Build your confidence, listening, and acting skills through improv, warm-up games, and on-camera audition technique.

12:30AM to 2:30PM PST (12-16 YR OLD) YOUTH AUDITION TECHNIQUE
$265 for 4 consecutive classes

This class is designed for kids of all experience levels. Build your confidence, listening, and acting skills through improv, warm-up games, and on-camera audition technique.

3PM to 5PM PST (Ongoing) COMEDY/DRAMA AUDITION TECHNIQUE (Mixed Levels)
$265 for 4 consecutive classes

This class is designed for the working actor who has a solid foundation in Shari’s methods. Each class begins with Shari’s relaxation and focusing techniques followed by a goal-setting discussion. Then each student works on-camera, one-on-one with Shari. All scenes are viewed and discussed at the end of class. We mix up the format weekly to keep students fresh and on their toes while always giving each student one on one attention as well as group camaraderie that we feel empowers story telling, and creates career and personal abundance.