2021 Youth and Adult Summer Acting Workshops w/ Jillian O’Neil

Director and actor Jillian O’Neil is teaching a full slate of acting classes for children and adults at Mosser Casting this summer.

Introduction to Film Acting

This class is designed for students with little or no formal acting on camera training. This course will introduce students to working in front of the camera, TV scripts, commercials, and audition training. All three days are mandatory for the best hands on training and introduction.

There are two separate sessions this summer.

DateTimeFee
COURSE 1June 7, 9 & 11Ages 9-12   — 9 AM – NOON
Ages 13-18  — 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM
$175
COURSE 2June 28, 30 & July 2Ages 9-12     — 9 AM – NOON
Ages 13-18  — 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM
$175

To register, email Jillian at [email protected]


Acting Summer Camp

This fun, hands-on actors camp is for actors of all skill levels. We will be working on fun scenes and scripts all week. All week we will work towards filming small group scenes at the end of the week from popular TV shows and movies. This class will also learn acting for the green screen, audition submissions, and building strong characters.
There are two Summer Camps this Summer.

DateTimeFee
CAMP 1June 21-25Ages 9-12   — 9 AM – NOON
Ages 13-18  — 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM
$250
CAMP 2July 19-23Ages 9-12   — 9 AM – NOON
Ages 13-18  — 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM
 $250

To register, email Jillian at [email protected]


Advanced Acting Workshops

This class is for students ages 14-19 who have previous on camera training. You can one, two, or all three classes.

DateTimeFee
SESSION 1July 710 AM – 2 PM$100
SESSION 2July 2110 AM – 2 PM$100
SESSION 3Aug. 410 AM – 2 PM$100

To register, email Jillian at [email protected]


Film Acting for Adults

Small group classes for actors age 18+ of all experience levels!

DateTimeFee
SESSION 1June 215:30 PM – 7:30 PM$70
SESSION 2June 285:30 PM – 7:30 PM$70
SESSION 3July 195:30 PM – 7:30 PM$70
SESSION 4Aug. 25:30 PM – 7:30 PM $70

To register, email Jillian at [email protected]


Private Acting Coaching

Jillian also offers one-on-one acting coaching via Zoom. Cost to $65 per hour. Times and dates will be arranged to fit your schedule.

To register, email Jillian at [email protected]


Pittsburgh-based actress and director Jillian O'NeilJillian O’Neil is both a Director and Actress who attended New York Film Academy as well as Point Park University and has taught numerous acting workshops in Los Angeles, NYC and Europe. Jillian’s recent film, A Separate Life, has gained notoriety for winning such awards as the 2013 Direct TV Movie of the Week and also premiered at Cannes Film Festival. In 2011, Jillian was named Best New Director at the AOF International Film Festival. With over 25 years worth of experience both in front and behind the camera, Jillian has such credits to her name as Mad Men, Medium, Hot in Cleveland, All My Children, 6 Souls, King of the Road and many more. She has also been cast in numerous national commercials and international stage productions including Grease, Cinderella and Starlight Express (Germany and USA). She is currently developing an uncover cop TV show Western Avenue, also a teen talk show. Jillian is a member of SAG/AFTRA and Actors Equity. Currently, Jillian is Executive Producer and Director of “TTYS..The Teen Talk Show,” on FOX53.