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The BGB Studio is a collaboration between Risa Bramon Garcia and Steve Braun, along with a team of incredibly talented teachers, actors, and creators. We are a rigorous training space, a creative sanctuary, a dynamic community. We are dedicated to fierce artistic exploration and the pursuit of every individual’s unique voice. Our home Studio is in Los Angeles, with classes in Atlanta and New York. Online Acting Classes now available.

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Our Studio is a home for passionate, sensitive, ambitious, creative juggernauts who lust for creative truth AND Industry success.

It’s purpose is to make space for these amazing actors to explore, discover and grow. They discover their real power here. And we know that when they find and express that power- their unique voice, unlike anyone else’s- the Industry starts to pay attention.

Sameness dies here. Our Studio makes leaders. That’s the Revolution we’re proud to be leading.

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TESTIMONIALS FROM OUR COMMUNITY

Joe Manganiello

A few days after class at BGB, I walked into an audition. I booked the job and I’ve been working ever since. Whether you are just starting out or have been around for a while, this powerful training is invaluable.
YETIDE BADAKI

Thank you BGB for reminding us that the only limits that exist are the ones we create for ourselves. It is invigorating, incredibly satisfying work all fueled by the heights you lift us to in class. Thank you for caring, for reminding us what is important, and for spreading joy. Grateful is an understatement.
Simon Quarterman

The BGB Studio has had a profound effect, not only in my work but in my life. It’s been quite frankly life-changing.
Daniella Alonso

Training with Steve at BGB absolutely changed my career. He gives me the practical tools and the confidence to book work. His insight, intuition, and passion for the actor’s process make working with him invaluable.
Jeff Schine

The BGB Studio has changed my life. I never know whether to shout it from the rooftops or keep it a secret.
Jenna Boyd

When I'm in Los Angeles, it is a major priority for me to make sure that I'm at The BGB Studio. It's such a wonderful place. It has changed my career and made me a better actor in every single way.

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Meet Risa & Steve in our Online Studio, where we’ll dive deep- in a LIVE online class-setting- into how we’re approaching the work right now and why your vulnerability and bravery are so vital, now more than ever. And we’ll be here to answer your questions about anything- including the Industry, auditioning, career building, craft, collaboration, and artistic leadership in these unprecedented, uncertain times.

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