Lisa Picotte has been teaching and coaching young actors since 2001 and is the Artistic Director/ founder of The Young Actor Workspace in Los Angeles. She is an on-set coach for such shows as ABC’s The Mayor, CBS’ Me, Myself and I and Young Sheldon, ABC’s Splitting Up Together and currently on HBO’s Shamless. Ms. Picotte studied at London’s Royal National Theatre.
Her students have starred in feature films, television, theatre, commercials and animated series including, Stranger Things (Millie Bobby Brown), Twilight, Shark Boy and Lava Girl (Taylor Lautner), Jurassic World, Insidious, Iron Man 3 (Ty Simpkins), Cobra- Kai, Designated Survivor, The Fosters, Girl Meets World, Game Shakers (Tanner Buchanan), Jack Reacher, Heros Reborn (Danika Yarosh), Modern Family (Rico Rodriguez and Nolan Gould), Austin and Aly, Mall Cop (Raini Rodriguez), Andi Mack (Josh Rush), Man With A Plan, The Last Ship (Grace Kaufman), Fresh Off The Boat (Forrest Wheeler), Fuller House (Soni Bringas), Baby Driver (Brogan Hall), Kidnap(Sage Correa), ;Red Band Society (Nolan Sotillo), Shake it Up (Kenton Duty), Paranormal Activity 3 (Chloe Csengery), Lost(Kenton Duty), The Americans (Holly Taylor), Private Practice (Aaron Sanders), Brothers and Sisters (Isabella Thomas), General Hospital (Aaron Sanders), Light As A Feather, Chasing Life, Yours Mine and Ours, X Men, Flight Plan, Disconnect, ImaginGARY (Haley Ramm), Wizards of Waverly Place (Cameron Sanders), Spooky Buddies (Hardy Gatlin), Crash and Bernstein, The Defenders (Cole Jenson), Lie to Me (Bobby Soto), Major Crimes (Henry Kaufman), plus students guest starring and co-starring on Parenthood, Law and Order, SVU, Chase, Numb3rs, iCarly, Grey’s Anatomy, Without a Trace, Dexter, Hannah Montana, Cake, Cold Case, That’s So Raven, Medium, and many more.
Ages: 8-12 (Saturday)
Ages: 13-17 (Sunday)
During this fun-filled workshop, the students will learn to sharpen their audition skills, understand direction and adjustments, make strong choices, and relax and have confidence in their audition. Ms. Picotte will also work with the students on creating a natural, believable character that is uniquely their own with scenes chosen from television and film scripts. Starting at 2:00, parents are invited for a Q & A session with Ms. Picotte.
Students will need to bring a sack lunch.
Location: Studios on 3, 7026 Old Katy Road, Suite 333, Houston, Texas 77024
Dates & Times:
Saturday, January 11, 10-2 (8-12 yr. olds) with Parents’ Q & A starting at 2:00
Sunday, January 12, 10-2 (13-17 yr. olds) with Parents’ Q & A starting at 2:00
Don’t miss out! Enrollment is limited, so reserve your space early!
Spaces will be filled on a first come first serve basis with payment. To enroll, call (832) 722-9069 or click the "enroll" button below.