Acting Class for Television, Film and Theatre in San Diego, CA
What is Jeffrey Meek Studio? A scene-study workshop where committed and passionate actors come together to develop and hone their craft in a focused, supportive environment. The Jeffrey Meek Studio acting technique is based on many powerful and useful traditions i.e., Stanislavski, Uta Hagen, Sanford Meisner, Lee Strasberg and Ivana Chubbuck. Classes are taught by Jeffrey Meek.
Actors are guided and encouraged to approach their work with boldness and freedom. Commitment and imagination are as important, if not more so, than talent. Jeff is determined and prepared to lead you toward your highest goals as an actor. In addition to in-depth character analysis and scene study, students will gain a practical understanding of the entertainment business, including the steps toward finding a good agent/manager and how to create an effective reel. With over thirty years experience as a professional actor, writer and coach, Jeff is dedicated to helping actors of all levels and skills. As the lead in many movies, five television series, scores of episodic television and over a hundred stage plays and musicals, he has had the privilege to work with hundreds of directors, casting agents and actors. For more information, visit Jeff’s Biography Page.
Jeff is dedicated to helping actors of all levels and skills. You will receive a powerful support system to free up deeper character exploration and development.
Whether you are preparing a television audition, playing Shakespeare or just starting out, Jeff offers coaching from one of Hollywood’s successful professionals who is determined and prepared to lead you toward your highest goals as an actor.
*Act and Audition for Film, Television and Stage
*Approach and Land a Good Agent and/or Manager
*Create a Reel That Showcases Your Greatest Strengths
*Act for the Camera
*Break Down a Script
*Audition for Musical Theatre
*Improve your Public Speaking Skills
*Overcome Stage Fright and Audition Anxiety
Payment is due the first class of every month. Students may not attend class or put up work in a class until payment is received in full. If you first begin attending the studio mid-month, your payment is pro-rated for that month. We accept cash, check, cashier’s check, money orders and payment via PayPal. Studio classes are three to four hours, once every week. Acting class tuition is $225 per month. If you’d like to attend more than one class each week, $250 per month allows you to attend all classes at all 3 studios. If, due to holidays, a class will meet fewer than 4 times, a pro-rated amount will be charged. However, Scene Study Class pricing is for monthly class, not per individual class. We do not sell partial months or partial classes. For more information regarding payment and policies, visit the Frequently Asked Questions page.
If you have questions on any pricing or policies, please contact the office via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via telephone at (310) 343-3677.
“Taking class from Jeff is about equivalent to taking a class from Uta Hagen, Sanford Meisner, Ivana Chubbuck, and Stanislavsky combined. Jeff taught me how to ask the right questions when approaching the work; he teaches not only what to do, but how to do it. Whether you want to act in film, television, theatre (including Shakespeare), or even voice work, Jeff is a fantastic resource. Jeff is a kind and genuine human being who will keep your best interests at heart. He wants to push you to your full potential as an actor. Will you become vulnerable? Yes. Will you become authentic? Definitely. Both elements are required for true, real, believable acting, and Jeff will bring them out in you.” – Caleb Kneip
Jeff’s passion and enthusiasm is both inspiring and infectious. He communicates effectively, giving practical examples after each lecture. Jeff’s knowledge and wealth of experience is enlightening and the process gets results! I will feel so much more confident with my choices at my next audition knowing I have ‘done my homework’. I look forward to learning as much as I can from Jeff.” – Jodi Haigh
“As an acting coach/teacher Jeffrey has a wealth of knowledge from his vast experience and education in film, television, and theater. He generously shares this information with his students helping them improve as actors and become empowered as individuals. He is fully invested in the growth and development of his students. He demonstrates this by acclimating to each student’s specific needs with a sensitivity that allows students to be comfortable to explore their talents. Most impressively, Jeffrey has an ability to connect with all his students, regardless of what level of experience they have, where they come from, or who they are culturally/ethnically, he is able to provide the same valuable guidance to all that follow his teachings. Jeffrey’s is also incredibly passionate about the art of acting and is able to inspire his students to discover their most authentic selves. Through his teaching he has been able to obtain a loyal and committed group of students that is growing in each location that he teaches in.” – Beth Shepard
“At the tender age of 59, I finally said to myself….you’re an actor. Signed up for a class with Jeff with no real ideas of what to expect. And oh….I had no idea of the treasure I would find. Yes, my passion has been opened! Yes my soul can never again be contained….for it now soars! I’ve been under Jeff’s tutelage for approx 9 months, meeting once a week. I am continuously amazed by Jeff’s level of knowledge and mastery of his craft. And something totally unexpected….. The sense of comradery…all of my fellow acting students so support one another, from day one; we have become a family. Thank you, my friend.” – Scott Puckett
“Jeff is a great teacher. He works one on one with you to help you break down scenes, analyze your approach, and help you become the best actor you can be. He’s upbeat and brings his passion and enthusiasm for acting to class. He’ll also work with actors outside of class to make sure everyone is getting the help they need. Highly recommended!” – Joe Mcilhargey
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