Classes

Crafting
artistic
freedom.

Classes

Crafting artistic
freedom.

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

TUESDAYS
Dates: January 10th to February 28th | 7-11pm | 8 Classes

WEDNESDAYS
Dates: January 11th to March 1st | 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: $570 + GST
A $100 deposit is required to reserve your spot.

Company Class

With James Kot

SUNDAYS
Dates: January 8th to February 26th | 7-11pm | 7 Classes

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: $475 + GST
A $100 deposit is required to reserve your spot.

*no class February 19th (Family Day Long Weekend)

Audition Lab

With James Kot & Special Guests

SUNDAYS
Dates: November 27th, December 4th, 11th, & 18th | 3-6pm | 4 Classes

Work with Creative Director, James Kot & Two Special Guests from the Film & Television Industry!

Enrich the dynamic quality of your performances, develop bolder characters, better storylines, and ultimately, increase the bookability of your auditions!

Your first and last classes led by James Kot will focus, hone, and refine your on-camera technique, while the middle classes hosted by industry specific guests offer new strategies & viewpoints for creating transformative work in a short amount of time.

Take your Auditions to the Lab!

Capacity is limited.

Tuition: $285 + GST

American Accents for Film & Television

With Guest Adam Henderson

TUESDAYS
Dates: November 22nd, 29th, December 6th | 5-7pm | 3 Classes

Learn the American accent so that you can speak it on TV! Come and expand your cast-ability.

Dialect Expert, Adam Henderson teaches you the nuances of American speech, the subtle differences from Canadian speech, and how to integrate the industry standard American accent into an authentic character.

Along the way, we’ll explore your specific individual accent, provide exercises for accent reduction, define the physical habits of American speech, and learn to decode each script to find a unique voice for every role.

Discover why Adam is one of the most sought after dialect coaches!

Cost: $195 + GST

Limited Seats Available
*Note: this is not an on-camera class

Vancouver Acting Coach - Adam Henderson - Kot Creative Studios

Adam Henderson

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 - James Kot - Kot Creative Studios

Coach James Kot

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Audits are welcome. Please contact kotcreativestudios@gmail.com to inquire.

Please note that deposits and tuition are non-refundable.