approach

True artistic growth must be both individual and collective. Our programs and events provide creative artists a place to recharge, expand, share, reflect and learn. No matter the city we are in, our classes provide a safe space for actors & filmmakers of every experience level to gather and grow.

video blog

handling a toxic atmosphere on set – arvold ASK

How should you handle any backbiting, negative attitudes or unkindness on set? Casting director/producer Erica Arvold, CSA, talks about the importance of professionalism, not only in treating others w...

getting started in acting – arvold CONVERSATION

Some people know, from as far back as they can remember, that they want to be actors...but that's not always the case! Acting coach Richard Warner is one of those "converts". With 30 years of teaching...

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Your class was one of the best investments I’ve made for my professional life. I feel infinitely more equipped and more confident to walk into an audition.
J. Hall, Actor
I am a different person than I was before the class. I would wager we will all be better actors for having spent those hours together.
J. Matzer, Actor
[Scene Study with Samuel Roukin]…made me feel like I had a big brother who was rooting for me to succeed, not only in my scene, but my career.
S. Wichmann, Actor
I don’t think I’ve been in a class yet where by the time I left I really felt like I knew part of every single person there. You really helped every person shine in their own way.
A. Garcia, Actor
[Your classes in Richmond] were a moving and precious experience and you made it possible. Your work and efforts in organizing this day had a real impact on me as an artist and human being. So thank you for being awesome and for caring so much!
A. Deglise, Actor

educators

In addition to master teachers Erica & Richard, arvold.education collaborates with guest instructors. Learn more here.

collaborators + institutions

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