Whether you're a beginner or you have experience, PRO classes with Clare Carey will prepare you for a career as a working actor. Come ready to improve your creative abilities, boost your confidence, and transform those career dreams into reality.



Material covered in class includes:

  • A variety of acting techniques

  • Voice and body work

  • Improvisation

  • Building a character

  • Scene study

  • Script breakdown

  • Working on camera vs. on stage


  • Career coaching

  • How to seek representation

  • Audition strategies

  • Headshots

  • Social media packaging

  • Building industry relationships

My objective is to help you create a strong sense of self and a healthy mindset to prepare you for the challenges you will face in the business.


Clare Carey has over 35 years experience working as an actor in the television and film industry.


Clare brings her years in the film and television industry to bear into the classroom, giving the students the benefit of her experience and her relentless curiosity. As someone who has dealt with both the highs and lows of  “the business," Clare knows what it takes to create a mindset for success; how to weather the storms of disappointment and to ride the waves of victory while maintaining a grounded sense of self. 


As a young actor, Clare trained on the stage in Santa Barbara with local notables including Jan Carter and Rick Mokler. After she landed the role of Kelly Fox on the hit ABC sitcom Coach, she began a long and prosperous career. She is best known for roles on Coach, Crash, Chuck, Jericho, NCIS, Aquarius, and CSI, just to name a few. Even as a busy working actor, Clare always found time to train and deepen her skills; She studied Shakespeare at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, Solo performance and Commedia del Arte with Bill Irwin and the San Francisco Mime Troupe, honed her acting craft with Carol Fox Prescott in New York, and Harry Mastrogeorge in Los Angeles and trained in dance martial arts and voice skills.

Click below to see her IMDB profile.


22 East Victoria St. (Dance Hub)

Santa Barbara, CA 93101


Tel: 310-904-7591

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