"Build a Character" Acting with Kirk Baltz (live from L.A.)

Online stream
Starts on Wednesday, 14/10/2020


[ This class is held in English. ]

New four-weeks scene study course: “Building a Character' with Kirk Baltz live from L.A.

Using the American-based Meisner & Method techniques, Kirk Baltz guides you through preparation exercises and feedback for self-tape auditions that stand out. As virtual auditions are more likely to be in our future, the self-tape becomes a major focus in our work. Exclusive four-week series on Wednesdays in Oct./Nov. **

  • Scene study course: 'Building a Character'
  • Day: Wednesday's
  • Date: Oct 14th, 21st, 28th, Nov. 4th
  • Time: 7pm GMT+2 (Central European Time)*
  • Where: Zoom

*World-Timezones: 10am L.A. | 1pm NY | 6pm UK | 7pm EUROPE | 8pm MOSCOW

PLEASE DOWNLOAD & PRINT THE SCRIPT FROM OUR WEBSITE! Scenes will be assigned upon registration. Scenes are from contemporary, American screenplays. Work in English or in German, it is your choice. Scenes and scene partners will be assigned 3 days prior to the start of the course. Sessions are focused on character development, text for auditions & creating strong self-tapes that engage the interest of Casting Directors & Representation..


Maximum of 14 participants.


Cost :

EARLY BIRD (ends Sept. 3rd Oct) for 225 Euro

Standard Rate 250 Euro Returning Student(**) 225 Euro Observers Rate 125 Euro

(**)Returning Student prices only for students who have participated in at least one of Kirk's Workshops. If you are not entiteled for discount we reserve the right to invoice the regular price.

Online stream

There is an online stream available for this activity. To participate, take the following steps:

  • This studio uses YouTube Live as their streaming provider to online stream their activities. Download the according software or app to your laptop, tablet or smartphone.
  • The access to the online stream is available 15 minutes before the start of the activity. You can find the link for the online stream in your online profile under “My bookings”. With a click on “Join online stream now” you will be forwarded to the corresponding page and you join the activity online!

Trainer :

Kirk Baltz

While having appeared in over 150 film, TV and stage productions Kirk Baltz has worked with such noted film directors as Paul Thomas Anderson, Chantal Akerman, Warren Beatty, Oliver Stone, John Woo, Kevin Costner, Quentin Tarantino, Taylor Hackford and Deniz Gamez Erguven. He trained extensively with Greg Zittle of The Neighborhood Play House and Sandra Seacat, Tony Greco and Susan Batson, all renowned acting teachers and noted members of NY’s Actor’s Studio. In ’95, Kirk began teaching acting classes in LA and workshops in other major cities across the U.S. and abroad. He continues to offer private coaching in LA as well as online sessions via Skype. He can currently be seen in film festivals across the US and abroad in the critically acclaimed short films The Armoire by Evan Cooper as well as Demon by Caleb Slain. Kirk will be appearing in the upcoming feature The Will O Wisp by Evan Cooper.


1.14/10/202019:00 - 21:00ONLINE KURS ., . OnlineKirk Baltz
2.21/10/202019:00 - 21:00ONLINE KURS ., . OnlineKirk Baltz
3.28/10/202019:00 - 21:00ONLINE KURS ., . OnlineKirk Baltz
4.04/11/202019:00 - 21:00ONLINE KURS ., . OnlineKirk Baltz


Because of scene/partner assignemnts booking can be cancelled free of charge until 2 weeks before. After that the course participation is non-refundable.

Returning Student prices only for students who have participated in at least one of Kirks Workshops. If you are not entiteled for discount we reserve the right to invoice the regular price.

* All prices including VAT