The NW Premier Acting Studio

503.806.0909 ~ 1633 NW Glisan Portland, Oregon 97209


Our students train to become artists. They have access to experienced coaches and industry experts, professional training and development, a supportive community of creatives, plus the opportunity to explore their own artistry & self-expression.

Acting Classes

Train with Professional TSNW Coaches who are active in the film community with TV and Film credits. Ongoing Classes meet weekly, four times a month. New students welcome at any time!

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Acting Workshops

A variety of Workshops are held each month. This is a great way to get started if you’re new. When you want to hone a particular skill workshops are great for actors at any level. New students welcome!

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Professional Services

Choose from a variety of professional services to help build your presence and career: Career Consultations, Filmed Audition Sessions, Private Acting Sessions,  Private Voice Over Sessions and more!

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Studio Rental

Rent the Studio! Perfect for industry events, auditions, shoots, training and more! 

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Studio Tour

Our beautiful 2,300 sq. ft. studio is perfect for industry events, auditions, shoots, training and more!


Acting is living truthfully under imaginary circumstances

— Stanford Meisner


Katie O’Grady

Owner-operator of the The Studio NW home of the beloved Acting For Kids & Teens program in Portland, Oregon where she mentors aspiring artists. The studio is a staple in the community and often the Hub for the local film scene.