New Directors for Winter/Spring 2021
Updated: Dec 8, 2020
ActLiveNow is excited to announce new additions to our lineup of world-class directors for Winter/Spring Classes. If you're looking to level up your acting skills for the screen or stage; or if you're looking to improve your public speaking in general then we have a director to meet your needs.
Meredith Garretson is an artist & activist committed to making art that is anti-racist, anti-capitalist, inclusive, and reflective of the society we wish to build. Catch her heavily recurring role as Kate Hawthorne in RESIDENT ALIEN on Syfy, due to air in January 2021.
Peter Frisch has directed 160 productions in the New York and regional theatre, produced 150 hours of network television, was Head of Drama at the prestigious Carnegie Mellon School of Drama, and has been on conservatory faculties at Carnegie, The Juilliard School, Harvard and Boston Universities. Through his private professional practice, The Frisch Approach, he has taught hundreds of actors in New York, Boston and Los Angeles. His classes are constructive, specific, innovative and imagination-based.
Samantha Goldstein has taught comedy, literature and creative writing for over two decades, including a course called The Yada Yada Factor: Jewish Humor from the Catskills to Seinfeld, which she created at the University of California San Diego. She has directed and acted in comedies in San Diego theater and film for more than 12 years, and is trained in stand-up comedy, improv, and comedic public speaking.