Crafting artistic

Our curriculum will lead you through a series of acting classes developed to offer specialized tools for the actor that promote a state of play & authenticity, enabling the performer to maximize their success in our highly competitive industry.

Film Lab

With James Kot

Dates: June 7th to July 26th | 7-11pm | 8 Classes

Dates: June 8th to July 27th | 7-11pm | 8 Classes

A deeper investigation into the process of Acting with in-depth text analysis, scene study, character development, backstory, and emotional truth.

Current scripts & sides develop proficiency & technical prowess through industry relevant material. Audition tactics, on-set strategies, and career mentorship highlight a well-rounded program designed for a career in Film & Television.

Tuition: $525 + GST
A $100 deposit is required to reserve your spot.

Company Class

With James Kot

Dates: June 5th to July 24th | 7-11pm | 7 Classes
* no class July 3rd, Canada Day Weekend

Our Company Class uses feature length films & plays as its core. Partnered work and challenging texts encourage our actors to take on new & exciting roles that push limits & abilities to the next level, while enhancing on-set capability & character development tools.

On-going creative mentorship emphasizes an actor’s practice for the body, mind, voice, & belief as necessary work for depth of performance.

*Please note this class is offered for Returning Students

Tuition: $435 + GST
A $100 deposit is required to reserve your spot.

Accent + Scene Study

Directed by James Kot & Guest Adam Henderson

Upcoming in 2022
Dates: TBA

Learn and conquer unique accents with Dialect Expert, Adam Henderson before incorporating them into challenging scene work directed by Acting Coach, James Kot.

This course is designed to increase the actor's ability to develop character by acquiring and integrating accent & behaviour. Uncover the character's subtext, hidden agendas, vocal placement, and accent - all of which are encoded in the script. This method provides a practical, physical, unselfconscious approach to acting with an accent.

Award winning plays will serve as our material.

Vancouver Acting Coach - Adam Henderson - Kot Creative Studios

Adam Henderson

Zoom Film Lab

With James Kot

TUESDAYS | July 13th to August 17th PST | 1-5pm | 6 Classes
WEDNESDAYS | July 14th to August 18th PST | 7-11pm | 6 Classes

This acting class is specifically designed & anchored by core Film & Television scripts, utilizing the Zoom platform to enhance, expand & further develop the actor's practice through character creation, text analysis, and virtual performance skills.

Our 6 week course offers an opportunity to embrace the simplicity & artistry of storytelling through online partner work, & integrating a unique self-taping component.

Vancouver Acting Coach - James Kot - Kot Creative Studios

Coach James Kot

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Audits are welcome. Please contact to inquire.

Please note that deposits and tuition are non-refundable.