About the instructor

Beginning Acting is taught by Nils Osmar. Nils’s background includes over twenty years as an actor, playwright, producer and director.

His stage plays have been produced in the Seattle Fringe Festival, New City Theater Directors’ Fest and other venues. His independent films have played at major international film festivals.

He has taught both accredited and non-accredited classes in Seattle since 1995, through schools including Shoreline Community College, Antioch University’s Heritage Institute and Classesandworkshops.com.

See Nils’s IMDB (professional film credits) page

About Nils Osmar

Nils Osmar was born in Alaska, and grew up in a wilderness area on the southern coast. He now lives in Seattle. He has made his living in the arts for over thirty years, working as a writer, visual artist, teacher, and filmmaker. He currently teaches through the University of Washington's ASUW Experimental College. He is the Director of an independent educational program, Classesandworkshops.com, which offers courses in visual, written and performing arts in Seattle, Washington.