LEARN ABOUT JRS
Our studio is a community that focuses on creating the constitution of a working actor.
WHAT THEY SAY
In JRS classes I found a refuge from the initial loneliness and a creative space where I was free to make mistakes and be unbridledly creative.
Series Regular on FEAR THE WALKING DEAD
What I find so unique about JRS and in particular John, is his ability to meet you exactly where you're at on your path, and make you better.
Series Regular on HOUSE OF CARDS
I found John and his studio at the lowest point in my career. I was going nowhere fast, career-wise, and my own self worth had been obliterated by the industry.
Actor (Series Regular on THE 100, Emmy-nominated Role on GENERAL HOSPITAL)
I've taken a lot of acting classes. Some have been good, others not so good. But no class has helped me more in my growth as an actor...
Actor (Series Reg on FRESH OFF THE BOAT, Lead Role in THE INTERVIEW, VEEP, etc..)
John was the perfect catalyst for me getting to where I am now. I had a grounding in craft but I needed PRACTICAL skills/ secrets to push me through...
(Series Regular on THE FLASH)
My career occupies two unquestionably distinct time periods: before I met John and after. His ability as a teacher allowed my work to grow by introducing me...
Actor (Series Regular on MASTERS AND JOHNSON, AMERICAN HORROR STORY, THE DEFENDERS, etc.)
John is brilliant in a lot of ways. He nurtures actors both in their craft and in all that goes into pursuing their craft, and he does it without the slightest bit...
(Recurring on CW's THE ORIGINALS, Lead in feature GOOSEBUMPS)