Ottawa's Premier Acting School

for Theatre / Film / TV since 2013

ALLISON GRAHAM - Film Acting Instructor
Allison Graham is a respected member of ACTRA and WGC. She is a graduate The American Academy Of Dramatic Arts (Los Angeles, California). She holds an Associate Degree in Theatre Arts from Pasadena City College. In addition to an extensive list of Feature Film & TV credits, Allison has also appeared in 'Da Vinci's Inquest', 'The Line', 'Being Erica', 'The Ron James Show', 'Stargate: Atlantis', 'Rumours', 'The Best Laid Plans', 'Doc', 'Trailer Park Boys', 'Deadfall', among many others.

LIAM BRIAN KELLY - Scriptwriting Instructor​
​Liam Brian Kelly is a Writer, Story Editor and Producer. He has been formally trained in scriptwriting and has had a great deal of experience in story development and workshopping creative ideas. Liam attended Humber College’s Film and Television program, where his script “Make Rosie Proud” was selected for studio production and given significant program funding. He also served as Producer/Writer on the short documentary “Scar Tissue”, which played at Toronto’s Ted Rogers Cinema in 2017. Liam has a passion for diversity in filmmaking and is a strong supporter of independent artists.

SEAN WEEKES - Camera Operator & Film Editor

Sean grew up in Kemptville, Ontario, and has been in love with Film as long as he can remember. He is an Independent Filmmaker who spent most of his formative years watching and shooting films of his own with family and friends. Sean is a graduate of the Film Studies
program at Carleton University and is an experienced First and Second Assistant Camera Operator.

FILM & TELEVISION - Summer Courses at the AC!

Demo Reel Workshop with Allison Graham & Sean Weekes 

Do you need a high-quality reel to submit to agents, managers, and casting? If you’re pursuing film and TV, it’s important that at some point you have a Film/TV demo reel or clips of your work to show agents and casting directors on actors access and beyond.

In our annual Demo Reel Workshop, you are cast in scenes, receive expert coaching, and then film your scenes. Create high-quality footage, build experience on screen and on set and capture footage for your specific type. 

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Location: AC Downtown
Saturdays, July 6th - July 27th

4 - Week Course
12:00PM - 2:00PM
$315 + HST

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Fundamentals of Scriptwriting with Liam Kelly ​

Each participant will be immersed in the world of writing for live performance! Learn how to make your characters come alive, write believable dialogue and structure your scenes for maximum impact. Whether you’ve never written anything before or you’re experienced in another kind of writing, this course offers guidance in character development, structure, setting, dialogue and formatting.

Liam Brian Kelly is a Writer, Story Editor and Producer. He has been formally trained in scriptwriting and has had a great deal of experience in story development and workshopping creative ideas. Liam attended Humber College’s Film and Television program, where his script “Make Rosie Proud” was selected for studio production and given significant program funding. He also served as Producer/Writer on the short documentary “Scar Tissue”, which played at Toronto’s Ted Rogers Cinema in 2017. Liam has a passion for diversity in filmmaking and is a strong supporter of independent artists.

Location: AC Downtown
​Sundays, July 7th - August 11th
6 - Week Course

3:00PM - 5:00PM
$265.00 + HST