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We Are! The voices of Portland Teens
Hello from Coach Katie - We Can't Wait to See You!
So excited to announce our Fall Acting Class schedule is available and registration is OPEN! Check out https://actingforkidsandteens.com/hello-from-coach-katie/
Brought to You by Kids Who Care
We like to have fun at the studio with our student actors. We hope you enjoy!
Online Acting Classes
We are excited to offer on-line only acting classes to students who are near and far to to the studio. Click the links below to learn more and register
Intro To Acting: Monday’s @ 11am – 12pm
Dates: March 23 to April 27
On Line Acting: Thursday’s @ 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Dates: March 26 – April 30
Discover Acting for Littles - The Audition
We love our littlest actors. They had so much fun and got some great acting in!
Help AFKT bring Arts to more Kids!
Will you help us support kids in our community? We believe our community will be a better place with more kids exploring their imagination, creativity & uniqueness. We invite you to help us make this happen. Special thanks to Fractured Atlas and you for investing in the future of kids and the arts.
Surprise celebrity visit at Acting For Kids & Teens
Recently Coach Katie was on set for the Netflix show, TRINKETS. She had a great time and met some amazing actors who are series regulars! Several of the actors wanted to come and meet our and share some acting stories! What an exciting opportunity to hear from working LA actors!
Coach Katie's Discover Acting for kids 4-8 years old. She and the kiddos had a great time learning about acting, playing games and getting in front of the camera.
Katie O'Grady Actor Reel
Take a look as some of Katie's past works including clips from Portlandia & Grimm
Acting for Kids & Teens Student Testimonials
Meet Coach Sonya
Coach Sonya shares a little about her career & being part of Acting for Kids & Teens
Growing Up Blazers ~ 50 year anniversary
Katie O'Grady recently directed the 2019/2020 Portland Trail Blazers Season Campaign - Growing Up Blazers, commemorating The Blazers 50 year anniversary. In just two weeks she and the amazing production crew at the Blazers created a heartwarming tribute to some of the greatest highlights of the team and fans.
AFKT in the news
Good Day Oregon stopped by to chat with Katie O'Grady about her career, the studio and the kids.
Brian Sutherland - Joins Acting for Kids and Teens
Brian Sutherland joins The Studio NW and Acting for Kids & Teens. He takes a few minutes to share his background, his #1 actor tip and a couple of funny stories from being on set. Brian will be coaching several classes for kids & adults. Check it out at www.actingforkidsandteens.com/newactingclasses/
Script Development Writing Series
Join Sean Parker, writer & filmmaker, as he guides you through the basics of storytelling for TV & Film. This six-week course will take you from your idea to a completed script and a professional table read by students from AFKT.
AFKT Summer Camps
What fun we have during the summer here at Acting for Kids and Teens.
Why Acting Classes with Katie O'Grady
Coach Katie shares why acting classes are so good for Kids and Teens.
Bonny's great grandchildren attend Acting for Kids and Teens. She so generously shares why she thinks acting classes are so important, not only today but for the rest of their lives.
Wendy Faraone - Comes to Acting for Kids & Teens
Wendy Faraone, Disney Channel Director, comes to Acting for Kids & Teens bringing her experience from popular Disney Channel shows to share with Portland actors. Workshops are April 27 & 28, 2019.
Acting for Kids & Teens offers acting classes and workshops, voiceover lessons, audition assistance and private lessons to children and youth in the Portland, Oregon area, including Lake Oswego, West Linn, Hillsboro, Tigard, Beaverton and Gresham.