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Acting Workshops with Gary Spatz

Gary Spatz is one of the most respected acting teachers for children
in the United States.
He regularly coaches actors for auditions and callbacks for feature
films and episodic television.  Gary's been teaching classes for children
and teens for 25 years.  Most recently he coached the young
lead in
Super 8 Joel Courtney, in his feature film debut.  In addition,
he was the acting coach (alongside Gayla Goehl, asst. director at
the Playground) for the young cast of
Judy Moody and the Not
Bummer Summer
.  Also Gary was Dylan and Cole Sprouse's
acting coach for the hit Disney channel show
The Suite Life of Zach
and Cody
.
In the past, Gary has served as the children’s acting coach
for many television productions, including the Emmy award winning CBS sitcom
Everybody Loves Raymond, Roseanne, Sister, Sister, The
Jeff Foxworthy Show
, and The Smart Guy.  The Playground is located in Century City area of Los Angeles, near the Westfield Shopping
Center.  The Playground’s Orange County Satellite Studios are located in Costa Mesa, California in the Offices of South Coast Plaza.  
Both locations have been designed to create a comfort zone for the actor while simultaneously providing a professional atmosphere with
studio-grade lights, cameras and monitors.

Gary Spatz has been the acting coach on several Disney productions including
MMC (The New Mickey Mouse Club
where he also served as creative consultant) and the feature film Honey, I Shrunk the Kids.
He specializes in teaching young performers and has taught young actors that have gone on to star in
such productions as
Felicity, Beverly Hills, 90210, Malcolm in the Middle, That 70s Show, Jurassic Park, and many, many more.
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