Ottawa's Premier Acting School

for Theatre / Film / TV since 2013


CHRIS RALPH - AC Co-founder, Acting & Voice Instructor
Recent acting credits include roles in The Virgin Trial (GCTC); Up to Low (NAC); Half Life (Theatre Northwest); A Christmas Carol (NAC); Vanya, Sonia, Masha and Spike (Plosive Productions); The Amorous Servant (Odyssey); Glengarry Glen Ross (Avalon Productions – Capital Critics Award for Best Production); Billy Bishop Goes to War (Plosive Productions – Capital Critics Best Actor nomination); The Game of Love and Death (Odyssey); and Death and the Maiden (Plosive Productions). Chris has taught Voice and Acting at York University and the University of Ottawa. He is a proud member of Plosive Productions – one of Ottawa’s longest-running theatre companies. Chris also serves as a Board Member for the Ottawa Little Theatre. He is a graduate of the National Theatre School of Canada and has an MFA Theatre from York University.


Accent Toolkit with Chris Ralph
This 6 week course is intended for both performers and for curious language lovers who are looking to expand their repertoire of accents - for fun! In addition to being introduced to various general accents, such as RP, Cockney, Canadian vs. General American, New York, Irish, Southern US -- Chris will help you to develop your 'ear' to create characters, while offering up practical and friendly coaching. This will be a fun and practical workshop - with lots of laughs!​​.

Location: AC Downtown
Thursdays, May 9th - June 14th
6:30PM - 8:00PM 
6 - Week Course

​$265 + HST