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THE OPEN CITY TOWN HALL

Meet co-founder Alani iLongwe in a FREE CLASSROOM SETTING.
OCAS’ Town Halls occur every Thursday at 1PM.

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LOS ANGELES’ MOST COMPREHENSIVE ACTING TRAINING.

WHERE SERIOUS TRAINING MEETS BUSINESS SAVVY. 

CRAFT THE CAREER OF YOUR DREAMS. 

IN SERVICE TO YOU

Open City Acting Studio was founded by Alani iLongwe and a wonderful group of teachers, gifted actors, and creatives. Together we make up a community of artists committed to becoming autonomous industry professionals. A fearless artist is always in process, driven by curiosity and the pursuit of finding truth within the human condition. We help artists develop the habits of mind, and lifelong practice, that foster their artistic voice. Located in the heart of Hollywood, we offer the most comprehensive acting classes in Los Angeles, guidance for filmmakers and writers through our revolutionary Creative Academy, and virtual classes to students all over the world.

DOPE ASS PERFORMANCES

OUR COMMUNITY AT WORK

What students are saying

FREE ONLINE EVENTS

INTRODUCING THE OPEN TALK SERIES
A COLLECTION OF WORKSHOPS AND PANEL DISCUSSIONS 
DESIGNED TO ELEVATE YOUR CAREER

EXPLORE OPEN CITY ACTING STUDIO

ON CAMERA
ACTING ESSENTIALS

ON CAMERA
ACTING ESSENTIALS

Take advantage of the best online acting school the industry has to offer from anywhere in the world!
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PROFESSIONAL ACTING CONSERVATORY

PROFESSIONAL ACTING CONSERVATORY

Through a curriculum centered around the Meisner technique, gain a foundation for creating vivid behavior from the comfort of home.
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THE CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT SERIES

THE CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT SERIES

In need of a foundational basis for creating dynamic characters for TV & Film auditions? Look no further than here.
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AUDITION + CAREER COACHING

AUDITION + CAREER COACHING

Craft actionable steps toward the career you want!
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VOICEOVER I:
FOUNDATIONS

VOICEOVER I:
FOUNDATIONS

Start working from the comfort of home and kiss that day job goodbye!
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BUSINESS & WRITING ESSENTIALS

BUSINESS & WRITING ESSENTIALS

Develop your unique storytelling capabilities while fostering your business know-how!
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THE OPEN CITY
TOWN HALL

THE OPEN CITY
TOWN HALL

OCAS’ next Town Hall will take place on Thursday, January 14 @ 1pm PST.
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DOPE ASS PERFORMANCES

DOPE ASS PERFORMANCES

#DAP is an ongoing series breaking down...well...dope ass performances past and present! Check out the latest episode here!
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THE OPEN TALK SERIES

THE OPEN TALK SERIES

Join us Saturday, February 1 @ 12pm PST for The Business of Acting: COVID Edition, a discussion hosted by BOLD Management & Productions.
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ACTOR SPOTLIGHT