• Instructors: Erica Arvold + Lauren Buglioli
  • Youth: Ages 10-17
  • DATE: June 10
  • TIME: 1pm-5pm
  • Location: Zoom
  • INVESTMENT: Early Bird: $135 (SOLD OUT) | Regular: $165
  • Prerequisites: None

Total Prep Youth ONLINE | ages: 10-17

Total Prep Youth ONLINE is an intensive providing actors personal, in-depth instruction and practical, professional advice on the preparation process for film and television. Students can participate from anywhere in the world. Master teachers Erica Arvold and Lauren Buglioli guide actors using the Arvold Warner Total Preparation Ten-Step Checklist for creating character for film & television. This multi-layered, progressive study is for all levels of actors, ages 10 – 17. The Arvold Warner approach is a synthesis of the major 20th century acting methods, with a focus on supporting and developing each individual’s personal practice while also expanding their craft toolkit. Grounded in the detailed study of a scene, actors explore efficient, effective techniques for creating action-based characters for the audition as well as the set.

The class WILL COVER:

• sensory work
• script analysis
• in-character thinking
• developing relationships
• achieving clear, bold choices

Participants will deepen their ability to create original and personal work while expanding their passion for the craft. arvold.education focuses on both the philosophical and pragmatic aspects of being a film artist.


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Erica Arvold is a master teacher who draws on her experiences as producer, director and casting director. It is imperative to understand that this class is a learning experience from a master teacher, it is neither an audition nor an employment opportunity.

meet your Instructors:


Erica Arvold


Erica Arvold, owner and CEO of arvold., has spent 30 years as a casting director, educator, speaker, producer, writer, director and an advocate for artists. Erica has contributed to, participated in, or helmed the making of over 140 films, 85 television shows, and countless multimedia & commercial projects. Her company arvold. is headquartered in Charlottesville, VA and has offices in Atlanta, GA.


Lauren Buglioli


Lauren Buglioli grew up in Los Angeles, CA and London, England, working from childhood in film, television, and theatre. Her training includes London’s Central School of Speech and Drama, LAMDA, NYU, Stella Adler, Lee Strasberg, UCB, Arvold Warner Studio and Mornell Studios, amongst others.

She has a Degree in Early Childhood Education and Special Education from NYU and over 15 years teaching experience, varying from NYU Tisch’s Teen Summer program, teaching drama and dance to children with Down Syndrome and working as a Head Pre-K Teacher at Avenues: The World School in Manhattan.

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Catapult Acting, LLC has a 24 hour grace period in which clients can cancel their registration and receive a full refund. After 24 hours, a 10% cancellation fee will apply to all registrations. If the client chooses to cancel 15-21 days before the event, a 50% refund will be issued. If the registration is cancelled within 14 days of the event, 100% of the payment will be forfeited. There are no refunds for missed or dropped classes.