DH Kids in Burbank, CA

film/television/commercial on camera acting classes

Kids Acting Courses, Burbank, CA

DH Kids is more than just your average acting workshop company. Here, we hone young actors and connect them with the right people to turn their acting dreams into reality.

On-Camera Commercial Classes

This workshop includes four 2-hour sessions held on a weekly basis. Classes are scheduled on Saturdays from 12:00 Noon to 2:00 PM. Each class will consist of only 12 students’ maximum so that we can give each child the focus they require. Below is a breakdown of the four sessions.

Kids Acting Courses, Burbank, CA)

Session 1

This includes the development of their name slate and skills improvement.

Session 2

Students are taught how to understand and perform commercial copy and cue cards.

Session 3

Students develop the skills to define commercial copy. They also practice their performance in preparation for Session 4.

Session 4

This is an Agent Showcase during which each child actor gets to perform their commercial copy one by one in front of top children commercial agents. 

On-Camera Film/Television Classes

This workshop includes four 2-hour sessions held every Thursday from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. No more than 12 students are accepted in each class, allowing our instructors to focus well on each child. Below is an outline of the four class sessions.

Session 1

Students learn how to understand the cold reading audition process and what to do during interviews with casting directors when going out on film and television auditions.

Session 2

Scene study classes will be conducted, during which each actor is given a scene to practice as if he or she is auditioning in front of a casting director.

Session 3

Students learn how to break down the scene and are also taught character development skills in preparation for their Agent Showcase.

Session 4

At the Agent Showcase, each child actor will perform one by one in front of top theatrical agents and casting directors.


Q: Who may join your classes?

A: All children—male or female—from 6 to 18 years old are welcome to join.

Q: Where do you hold your workshops?

A: All classes are held at the Screenland Studios, 1501 Burbank Blvd., Burbank, CA 91601.

Q: How much does it cost to enroll?

A: Class rates are at $295 for four sessions of On-Camera Commercial or Film/Television Classes. 

Q: What is the coverage of your acting workshops?

A: Our classes will cover:

Kids Acting Courses, Burbank, CA)
Kids Acting Courses, Burbank, CA)

  • Cold Reading Technique
  • Scene Study
  • Improvisation

  • Character Development
  • Breaking Down Scripts
  • Vocal Training

  • Monologues
  • And a Lot More!

Q: What are your class hours and schedules?

It depends on what class your child is enrolling for. Our On-Camera Commercial Classes are held on Saturdays from 12:00 Noon to 2:00 PM. On-Camera Film/Television Classes are scheduled on Thursdays from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Q: Do you conduct agent showcases?

Yes, for each workshop, the last of four sessions is an Agent Showcase, which gives your child the opportunity to perform before some of the top commercial, theatrical, and television agents. See above for details about each class session.