CAMP TEACHERS

INDUSTRY PROS

The arts community is a truly remarkable group and AWP is ecstatic with the stellar team coming together for our camp 2021 programming! A diverse group of deeply skilled, talented, hardworking and kind people eager to teach and collaborate with YOU! 

AWP has something for ALL AGES and ALL SKILL LEVELS!

 

Meet the teachers:

Bree Shannon

Bree Shannon

Performed as a headliner and featured vocalist for Carnival Cruise Lines, the owner of B Sharp Coaching Studios where she is a vocal and performance coach, vocal instructor at Music Authority, an acting instructor at AWP and the founding drama teacher for a new charter school. She islso a member of the Screen Actor's Guild and Actor's Equity Association.

Bonnie Gillespie

Bonnie Gillespie

"Living my dreams by helping others figure out how to live theirs." Writer of Self-Management for Actors, Emmy-honored casting director, teacher, columnist.

Brian Beegle

Brian Beegle

Casting Director 10 Years with Stilwell Casting, Spent his childhood and early adulthood as an actor, uses his knowledge in front of and behind the camera effectively, inspires actors to walk into an audition with confidence

Susie Duff

Susie Duff

Susie Duff, a classically trained actor, is a veteran of Broadway, radio, television, and feature films. Susie is into her fourth decade as the creator, producer, and director of LOCKED UP IN MALIBU, an on-going improvisational master class and award winning improv troupe comprised of 14-to-18-year-old angels-with-dirty-faces who are locked up in the Los Angeles County Juvenile Detention Probation Camps. Unique in our American Juvenile Justice system, LOCKED UP IN MALIBU performs throughout LA

Canedy Knowles

Canedy Knowles

Odd Mom Out, Friends From College, Blue Bloods, The Blacklist, Rescue Me, Enchanted, The Departed, Chicago City Limits (resident & touring company)

Dacia James-Lewis

Dacia James-Lewis

Choreographer, performer and a seasoned creative visionary. Experienced working with some of the best entertainers in the industry - from music performers like Stevie Wonder, Kanye West, and Mary J. Blige to working with actors such as Tracee Ellis Ross, Jennifer Hudson, and Jamie Foxx. Her industry experience even extends to working with brands such as: Weight Watchers, Pantene Pro-V, and Wienerschnitzel, in addition to dozens of television shows, films, and commercials.

Ashlyn Stallings

Ashlyn Stallings

The Walking Dead, The Quad, The Bank (Pilot), Cupcake (Diversity en Cannes 2020 & Award Winning Actress)

Dean Cudworth

Dean Cudworth

Actor and stunt performer known for: MacGyver, Nashville, The Goldbergs, The Fosters, Scorpion, Castle, Drop Dead Diva, Devious Maids, Bones...

Jorjeana Marie

Jorjeana Marie

Jorjeana Marie is a television writer at Disney (Mickey & the Roadster Racers and Mickey Mouse – Mixed Up Adventures) a nationally touring comedian opening for Richard Lewis, Kathleen Madigan and Louis Anderson and the author of Improv for Writers (Penguin Random House/Ten Speed Press 2019). She is an award-winning voice actress you may have heard on Nickelodeon or Disney and has also narrated over 400 audiobooks.

Greyson Chadwick

Greyson Chadwick

Doom Patrol, The Resident, Nashville, The Fur Is Gone, A.C.O.D....

KC Giarrano

KC Giarrano

AWP alum, instructor, choreographer, actor and professional dancer. Former Radio City Rockette and owned her own award winning performing arts center. From commercials (Volkswagen) to TV (Dawson’s Creek) to movies (Muppets From Space), stage productions (Little Shop of Horrors) and industrials.

Lynn Stallings

Lynn Stallings

Producer, director, casting consultant, on set acting coach and experienced talent manager in television and film. Performed in over 30 musicals and hundreds of commercials, voice overs, radio dramas, and talk shows.

Don Stallings

Don Stallings

Freaky, The Resident, Dolly Parton's Heartstrings, Mr. Mercedes, Bob Freeman: Exterminator For Hire, The Highwaymen, Superstition, Stan Against Evil...

Zack Hosseini

Zack Hosseini

Zack Hosseini is an Emmy Award-Winning director of music videos, commercials, shorts, and branded content. He is the founder of Chaos Theory Media, a premier production company and video marketing agency devoted to helping businesses and artists grow using visual storytelling.

Molly Bolewski

Molly Bolewski

Molly Bolewski is a musical director, choir director and music teacher producing shows and building the music programs in Middle and High Schools in Tennessee. Her choirs participate in America Sings, a program focused on educating young people about the joys of philanthropy and choral singing as an art form.

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