The Master Class
Mission Statement

To inspire and encourage artists to the highest level of performance they can possibly achieve with full and uncompromising commitment, embracing their work and our artistic community.


The Master Class—Advanced Scene Study 
This Master Class is a four day intensive led by Joanne Baron, the Artistic Director of the Joanne Baron/D.W. Brown Studio, at a state of the art, 100 seat theater in the Los Angeles area. The class addresses script analysis and character interpretation in-depth, facilitating the artist’s ability to create a fully realized performance. Actors, writers, directors, and producers work on prepared scenes. The material is selected by the Artistic Director from the most current theatrical productions in New York, London, and Los Angeles.

D.W. Brown’s Film Acting Master Class This class is held at a state of the art 100 seat theater over a five day period and focuses on acting for the camera. Students perform and film scenes which they will review with D.W. Brown.

Read Testimonials from D.W. Brown’s Film Acting Master Class

Master Classes are scheduled throughout the year and applicants for both acting and auditing positions should contact the Joanne Baron/D.W. Brown Studio for more information.




PHONE: 310-451-3311
FAX: 310-451-1407

1323 Lincoln Blvd. Suite 200
Santa Monica, CA 90401