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|Welcome to The Playground!
The Playground is the premiere young actor's conservatory in
Los Angeles. Our focus is teaching young actors the craft of on
camera film and television acting. We have two locations - one in
Century City area of Los Angeles, near the Westfield Shopping
Center; and our Orange County Satellite Studios,
located in Costa Mesa, California in the Offices of South Coast Plaza.
Both locations are designed to create a nurturing environment for
young actors and a professional atmosphere with studio-grade lights,
cameras and monitors.
Gary Spatz, the Director of The Playground, is one of the top child
acting coaches in the world and has 25 years of experience
working with children in the entertainment industry projects include the Mickey Mouse Club, Suite Life, Roseanne, Everybody Loves
Raymond and many more. Gary is sought after to work with young actors for film and television projects and has worked with many of the
most successful young performers in Hollywood from Britney, Christina and Justin to Dylan and Cole!. A complete list of Gary's projects is
available on IMDb.
Gary has developed a comprehensive curriculum for young students/actors that incorporates his years of experience into every activity at
Let your child or teen explore acting with us - They can learn the craft of acting and be prepared to audition for film, television and
commercials, even if they have no previous experience.
|"This is not an audition for employment or for obtaining a Talent Agent or Talent Management." Gary Spatz's The Playground is in compliance with labor Code section 1703.3. Bond #451716
|Gary Spatz of The Playground at The Student
Television Network Convention
|President of SAG/AFTRA
thanks Gary & The Playground
Gary Spatz's roster of former acting students
is a Who's Who in Stage, Film and Television.