Diana Castle's The Imagined Life acting classes celebrate the power of story. These classes are a creative environment devoted to supporting the transformative experience and expression of the empathetic imagination. Classes are composed of students of mixed levels of experience to reflect the reality of the professional work place.
Our teachers provide a creative environment devoted to supporting the transformative experience and expression of the empathetic imagination.
We are what we practice. Live the life you imagine. Our introductory workshop you will learn practical skills that yield results immediately.
"How to put into words the impact Diana Castle’s teachings have had on my work as a teacher and as an actress? It’s all I know now. All else that I have learned from anyone else no longer applies. She inspires everyone she teaches."
"Diana has a profound gift for helping actors go deeper in their craft. Her wisdom and insight will help to expand your creativity, elevate your work and inspire you to find greater meaning and purpose as an artist. I’m so grateful for all that I’ve learned from her. Thank you Diana!"
"Diana Castle is not just a teacher, she is a guide; leading you down the path toward discovering, and accepting, your own humanity. Diana, and what she teaches, has reminded me not only of the joy to be found in this profession, but also, the great importance of what we do. To be an actor is to be a storyteller ... and storytelling is not merely a human act but more profoundly, it is an act of humanity."
"Working with Diana is a magical gift that will ignite your imagination, inspire your empathetic nature, and root you into your mission as a storyteller. I am forever changed as an artist and as a human being because of our work together. "
"Diana Castle leads her students on an extraordinary journey. She dismantles old notions of "performance" and unveils the human being within each artist. This class is a must for all actors serious in authentic expression and a more subtle, specific and honest work aesthetic."