“Enthusiastic and professional actors that show up on time and are reliable.”

Connor Armitage, TRIMEDIUM 

Imagine choosing an actor who was trained for thousands of hours by an advanced teacher in exactly the same technique as your favourite actors to a graduate level?

  • Alec Baldwin

  • Alexandra Daddario

  • Allison Janney

  • Anthony Hopkins

  • Christopher Lloyd

  • Christoph Waltz

  • Diane Keaton

  • Grace Kelly

  • Gregory Peck

  • Jack Nicholson

  • James Gandolfini

  • Jeff Bridges

  • Jeff Goldblum

  • Joan Fontaine

  • Jon Voight

  • Kathy Bates

  • Lee Grant

  • Mary Steenburgen

  • Maureen Stapleton

  • Michelle Pheiffer

  • Naomi Watts

  • Peter Falk

  • Tina Fey

  • Tom Cruise

  • Robert Duvall

  • Sam Rockwell

  • Sigourney Weaver

  • Stephen Colbert

  • Sydney Pollack

Each one of the actors in our school or connected to us has undergone or is going through the same incredible level of training that these great performers underwent, and that's why we have earned such a strong reputation.

It's nothing to do with ego or the latest social media algorithm, it's simply that they have or are constantly training to be professionals in the Sanford Meisner Technique, originating from the renowned Neighbourhood Playhouse in New York.

Stephanie Allsopp

Stephanie Allsopp

Advanced alumni

A true powerhouse actor, Stephanie is also a full time teacher. She is extensively trained across multiple disciplines in performance.

Damien McIntosh

Damien McIntosh

Advanced Alumni

Is there anything this guy doesn't do?! A baker, ice-hockey player, rugby player, singer and the most consistent hard working actor in town.

Mark Lang

Mark Lang

Advanced alumni

A respected actor amongst local casting directors, Mark is a qualified black-belt and Dad to Four girls and Two boys! A true professional.

Mathew Costin

Mathew Costin

Advanced teacher & Camera

Mathew comes as one of only a few top rate advanced Sanford Meisner teachers in Australia and teamed up with founder Kelly Hetherington after falling in love with the genuine culture and focus of the school

Dallas Notshane

Dallas Notshane

Advanced Alumni

Exceptional character actor and school teacher, Dallas has deep knowledge of his craft and the love of his work shows!

Kelly Hetherington

Kelly Hetherington


Schools founder, Kelly has directed and produced a number of successful local productions, and trained under one of Sanford Meisner's original students extensively before going on to serve in Queensland

Above are our most advanced actors, who are master graduates, along with coaches. Due to a large increase in advanced non graduates being invited on productions we are in the process of adding these very capable actors also. Please simply reach out, and Mathew or I are more than happy to provide helpful information.