Dreamwork as Acting Tool

Dreamwork as Acting Tool

By Hunter Lee Hughes It’s no accident that notable filmmakers and painters, writers and even musicians have all drawn on their dreams to inspire their work. At a dinner party here in L.A., I met an acclaimed author who sets her alarm for 3 a.m. each morning so...
StoryAtlas 3.0

StoryAtlas 3.0

Major change is coming to StoryAtlas! I’ll explain the process that lies ahead for the studio, but first, I want to look back at our remarkable evolution, to put this new phase in perspective. When I founded StoryAtlas in 2013, our first instructive offering was...
Mauricio Soto is March honoree for StoryAtlas

Mauricio Soto is March honoree for StoryAtlas

Our latest five-week StoryAtlas acting cycle was the second in our series of three “Shadow Power” classes, on the topic of Hero Worship. We had a remarkable group of actors! We give two honors every month. One is chosen based on the quality of the final...
Sarah Connine and Shereen Khan are January StoryAtlas honorees

Sarah Connine and Shereen Khan are January StoryAtlas honorees

Our first StoryAtlas cycle of the year started with a four-week investigation of the dreamscapes of our actors, culminating in an Open House performance of the scenes they developed using this innovative approach. We honor two actors every month. One is chosen based...
Richie Lillard and Shereen Khan are StoryAtlas honorees for December

Richie Lillard and Shereen Khan are StoryAtlas honorees for December

We closed out StoryAtlas 2016 with a four-week workshop on the topic of, “Overcoming Your Acting Weakness.” We had a remarkable group of actors! We honor two actors every month. One is chosen based on the quality of the final performance (EXCELLENCE IN PERFORMANCE...