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Matthew Word

“Our focus is to support, nurture and inspire the artist” – Matthew Word

The New Collective was founded in October of 2009 by Matthew Word and Greg Braun with a mission to provide the committed actor with a full service conservatory to promote acting as a primary art form and as a lifestyle. This training program satisfies the work ethic and training demanded by the film and television industry in Los Angeles…  Read more

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Featured workshops and classes

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Actor’s Gym

Actor’s Gym is an exercise class for actors. The instructor begins with the actor’s awareness. Everyone forms a circle and music is played…

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On Camera Audition

Actors can bring in their own personal audition material (up to 3 pages in length) or work on the sides provided

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The Actor’s Journey

This class is for the seasoned actor. The actor will focus on how to open up his/her raw materials to craft a fully three-dimensional character

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