Education: Studios

Western Washington

Integrative Alexander Technique Training

& Performance Studio

North Seattle

(206) 368-8544
Contact:  Cathy Madden.  The Studio offers weekly classes, weekend workshops and private lessons in Integrative Alexander Technique and Performance and Alexander Technique Teacher Training. (see Cathy Madden, Acting Coaches)

CORE Theatrics


Bothel and Kirkland, WA

(425) 829-6355

Contact: Marianni Magnuson, Founder. Founded in 2007, CORE Theatrics offers classes and performance opportunities (musical and non-musical) for youth and young adults.


International District

515 Maynard Ave S

Seattle, WA 98104
(206) 323-7499 Theatre
Contact: Charlotte Tiencken, Managing Director or Robin Lynn Smith,  Artistic Director.  From introductory courses to master classes for experienced actors, Freehold offers comprehensive training as well as specialty instruction.  All classes are taught by working professionals. Freehold rehearsal and performance spaces are also available to rent. N.B. Freehold has moved from its Belltown space to a much bigger space in the International District.


Theatre 9/12

First Hill

609 8th Ave

Seattle, WA 98121

Tel: (206) 332-7908


Contact: Charles Waxberg, Artistic Director. Theatre 9/12’s workshops are pay-what-you-can for company members. Guests of the company are welcome. Theatre 9/12 will assume that those actors gifted with comfortable finances will volunteer the full suggested fee; for all others, a more manageable number will be arranged. Workshop actors and audience members have free parking.  Click Here for class information.


Eastern Washington

Gilmore Studio

917 S. 2nd Ave. Suite 103

Walla Walla, WA 99362

Contact: Gregg Gilmore.  Gilmore Studio offers training in the Meisner Technique to individuals who are committed to developing the skills and qualities essential to truthful acting.


Southern Washington

Columbia Gorge School of Theatre (GA)

Columbia Gorge School of Theatre  
1381 Snowden Road  
White Salmon, WA 98672


Fax: (509)-493-1501

Contact: Jesse Merz, Artistic Director. Founded in 1997, the Columbia Gorge School of Theatre (CGST) is an actor training program for youth of all ages who love theatre.   Columbia Gorge Repertory Theatre (CGRep) is devoted to producing quality new theatre in New York City and in the Northwest. CGRep is also the producing organization of CGST and is a professional summer stock company. CGRep operates under an AEA Guest Artist Agreement.



Studio 6

2775 N. Howard Street, Studio 6

Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815


Studio 6 is a studio space available for workshops, training, and casting session for teens and adults.