ACTING 101

  • If you’re new to acting, start with this class!
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  • ACTING 101 is offered several times a quarter. 
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Sundays – starting in September

Class 160818-6-9: Acting 101
Fall Quarter 2019 - Sept/Oct.
Sunday mornings 10 am-12 pm
9/22, 9/29, 10/6, 10/13
Tuition $150 + $10 registration fee
University of Washington campus - Seattle
Maximum: 21. Enrolled so far: 18

"Acting is fun — and it can be life-changing. In this enjoyable four-week class, you’ll learn how to create characters, memorize dialogue, and perform scenes in front of the class...."

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Sundays – starting in October

Class 54085-8-16: Acting 101 -
Fall Quarter 2019 - Oct./Nov.
Sundays, 10 am-12 pm
10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17
Tuition $150 + $10 registration fee
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Max. enrollment: 22. Enrolled so far: 3

"Acting is fun — and it can be life-changing. In this enjoyable four-week class, you’ll learn how to create characters, memorize dialogue, and perform scenes in front of the class...."

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Wednesdays – in October

Class 17383-8-16: Acting 101 -
Fall Quarter 2019
Wed. 7pm-9pm: 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6
Tuition $150 + $10 registration fee
University of Washington campus - Seattle
Open to students 18 and older.
Max. enrollment: 20. Enrolled so far: 2

"Acting is fun — and it can be life-changing. In this enjoyable four-week class, you’ll learn how to create characters, memorize dialogue, and perform scenes in front of the class...."

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ACTING 101: BEGINNING ACTING

If you’re new to acting, start with this class.


  • Acting is fun — and it can be life-changing.
  • In this enjoyable four-week class, you’ll learn how to create characters, memorize dialogue, and perform scenes in front of the class. 
  • We’ll do warm­-ups and theater games, improv and scene work.
  • You’ll also get information about Seattle’s film and theater scenes, and learn about auditioning opportunities in Seattle.
  • Plus: How to use your voice, body and emotions as acting tools.
  • Whether you’re taking an acting class just for fun, to get over your stage fright and get more comfortable in front of people, or have professional aspirations to act in television or movies or on stage –– everyone is welcome.
  • This class can be taken independently or applied toward our Acting Fundamentals Certificate Program.
  • Instructor: Nils Osmar

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FIND ACTING CLASSES – BY MONTH:


SEPTEMBER – ACTING CLASSES

STARTING IN SEPTEMBER


  1. ACTING 101 – SUNDAY CLASS  (New to acting? Start with this class!)
  2. ACTING 102 – SUNDAY CLASS
  3. ACTING 103 – SUNDAY CLASS
  4. ACTING 104 – SUNDAY CLASS
  5. ACTING 204 – MONOLOGUES
  6. ACTING IN AN ACTION/HORROR MOVIE

ACTING 101 – SUNDAY CLASS 

Class 160818-6-9: Acting 101
Fall Quarter 2019 - Sept/Oct.
Sunday mornings 10 am-12 pm
9/22, 9/29, 10/6, 10/13
Tuition $150 + $10 registration fee
University of Washington campus - Seattle
Maximum: 21. Enrolled so far: 18

"Acting is fun — and it can be life-changing. In this enjoyable four-week class, you’ll learn how to create characters, memorize dialogue, and perform scenes in front of the class...."

More info – sign up now!

ACTING 102 – SUNDAY CLASS

Class 19285-5-1: ACTING 102 - Sundays
12:30pm-2:30pm - 9/22, 9/29, 10/6, 10/13
Instructor: Nils Osmar. Tuition: $150 + $10 reg. fee
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Max. enrollment: 12. Enrolled so far: 5

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ACTING 102 – WEDNESDAY CLASS

Class 177032-7-18: ACTING 102 –
Wednesdays, 7 pm-9 pm. 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2
Tuition: $150 + $10 reg. fee
Seattle – University of Washington campus
Max. enrollment: 15. Enrolled so far: 5

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ACTING 103 – SUNDAY CLASS

Class 177348-8-11: ACTING 103
Sundays 3pm-5 pm - 9/22, 9/29, 10/6, 10/13
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Seattle - University of Washington campus
Max. enrollment: 12. Enrolled so far: 3

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ACTING 104 – SUNDAY CLASS

Class 102938-8/6: Acting 104 - EMOTION
Sundays, 6 pm-8 pm. 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Max. enrollment: 12. Enrolled so far: 1

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ACTING 204: MONOLOGUES FOR FILM AUDITIONS

Class #162165-9-3:
ACTING FOR THE CAMERA 204:
MONOLOGUES FOR FILM AUDITIONS
Sat. 9 am-12 pm, 9/21, 9/28/ 10/5
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Seattle - University of Washington campus

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ACTING IN AN ACTION/HORROR MOVIE

Class 179586-5-21:
ACTING IN AN ACTION/HORROR MOVIE
CLASS DATES: Saturdays 9/21, 28, 10/5, 10/12
CLASS TIMES: 3 pm-5:30 pm
FILM DATE: Sat. 10/19, from 8 am-8 pm
Location for class: UW campus, Seattle
Location for filming: Greater Seattle area
Maximum: 20. Enrolled so far: 13

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ACTING FOR THE CAMERA: SCENE STUDY

Class #89852.7.20: ACTING FOR THE CAMERA 201 –
SCRIPT ANALYSIS - September 16, 23, October 7 -
Mondays 6:30 PM-9:30 PM
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Max. enrollment: 12. Enrolled so far: 2

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AUDITIONING 101

Class #17407-6-9: Auditioning Workshop
Note corrected course dates: Saturdays,
12:30 PM-2:30 PM – 9/14, 9/21, 9/28
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Maximum: 15. Enrolled so far: 3

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OCTOBER – ACTING CLASSES


ACTING 101 – SUNDAY CLASS

Class 54085-8-16: Acting 101 -
Fall Quarter 2019 - Oct./Nov.
Sundays, 10 am-12 pm
10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17
Tuition $150 + $10 registration fee
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Max. enrollment: 22. Enrolled so far: 3

"Acting is fun — and it can be life-changing. In this enjoyable four-week class, you’ll learn how to create characters, memorize dialogue, and perform scenes in front of the class...."

More info – sign up now


ACTING 101 – WEDNESDAY CLASS

Class 17383-8-16: Acting 101 -
Fall Quarter 2019
Wed. 7pm-9pm: 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6
Tuition $150 + $10 registration fee
University of Washington campus - Seattle
Open to students 18 and older.
Max. enrollment: 20. Enrolled so far: 2

"Acting is fun — and it can be life-changing. In this enjoyable four-week class, you’ll learn how to create characters, memorize dialogue, and perform scenes in front of the class...."

More info – sign up now


ACTING 102 – SUNDAY CLASS

166412-9-7: ACTING 102 - OCTOBER 2019 - SUNDAY CLASS -
Sundays, 1 pm-3 pm. 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Max: 15. Enrolled so far:


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ACTING 103 – SUNDAY CLASS

Class #164662-9-7 - ACTING 103 – SUNDAY CLASS -
Sundays, 3:30 pm-5:30 pm. 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Seattle: University of Washington Campus
Max. enrollment: 12. Enrolled so far:


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ACTING 103 – WEDNESDAY CLASS 

Class #117354-8-15: Acting 103 -
Wed. 5 pm-7 pm: 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Seattle: University of Washington
Maximum: 12. Enrolled so far: 1

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ACTING 104 – SUNDAY CLASS

Class 89854-8-6: Acting with Emotion
Wednesdays, 5 pm-7pm. 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2
Location: University of Washington campus
Max. enrollment: 10. Enrolled so far: 1

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ACTING ON FILM AND TV: MORE SCRIPT ANALYSIS

Class #177301-7-18: Acting 202
Acting for the Camera: Script Analysis II
Dates and times will be added soon
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Seattle: University of Washington campus
Max. enrollment: 12. Enrolled so far: 2

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MUSICAL THEATER 101: SINGING FOR BEGINNERS 

CLASS 185457-7-31: Singing for Beginners -
Sunday 3 pm-5pm. 10/13, 10/20, 10/27, 11/3
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
Seattle - University of Washington campus
Max. enrollment: 12. Enrolled so far: 5

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MUSICAL THEATER 102: MOVING TO THE MUSIC

Class 162377-7-30: MUSICAL THEATER:
MOVING TO THE MUSIC
Please note corrected dates:
Sundays 5:30 pm-7:30pm. 10/13, 10/20, 10/27, 11/3
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
University of Washington campus - Seattle
Max. enrollment: 12. Enrolled so far: 2

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LET’S MAKE A MOVIE

Class 17396-8-20: Let's Make a Movie -
Saturdays 10/26, 11/2, 11/9 - 3 pm-5 pm
and Saturday 11/16: 9 am-9 pm
Last 3 meetings may last till 9 pm
Tuition: $150 + $10 registration fee
University of Washington campus - Seattle
Max. enrollment: 15. Enrolled so far: 4

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About the instructor

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 (short stories and screenplays)
  •       VISUAL ARTIST
  •       TEACHER
  •       ACTOR
  •       FILMMAKER 

His STAGE PLAYS have been performed at the New City Theater Director’s Festivals, Seattle Fringe Festival and other venues. 

He began TEACHING ACTING in 1998, through the University of Washington’s ASUW Experimental College, and added classes in FILMMAKING in 2003.

He currently teaches a number of different classes through Rekindle School and the Seattle Experimental College.

In addition to his work in theater, Nils has been active in FILM PRODUCTION for over 15 years.

His production company, Wonder Productions, produces science fiction and fantasy movies, action, satire and more.

This is Nils’s IMDB page.  Scroll down to see his classes.