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Alhambra, CA - Pasadena, San Gabriel Valley. Acting, Music and Dance Lessons and Classes, photography and headshotsPhotos are an artist's resume. A great headshot or publicity shot is vitally important for artists to get our next gig. So having a photographer that you trust and love is extremely important for every performer to have. Whether it is to take great shots of you at your next live performance, or a great headshot to get acting auditions, or a promo session for your upcoming album release. It is critical to have professional photos done.

We are very blessed to be working with a great photographer and videographer The LK Studio for much our photo and video needs. They have provided us amazing photographs and videos of our major recitals. Our June and Holiday recitals videos and photos are a vital part of what our students use to not only showcase their work to their families and friends, but to potential agents and other people looking for performers. The LK Studio have also provided us amazing headshot sessions for our picture day sessions that our students have used to get agents and commercial and theatrical bookings.

We are very proud to offer amazing resources for our clients here at PopRock Academy. The LK Studio service the local Alhambra, San Marino, Monterey Park Pasadena, South Pasadena, San Gabriel Valley area.

Alhambra Acting School - Acting on Camera, Fundamental Acting and Scene Studies classes We are excited to be helping the next generation of actors here in Alhambra in pursuing their dream of acting on camera, on tv and film. We are a professional acting program, teaching students Hollywood style acting. We want our students here in Alhambra to succeed and our instructors are here to help. We have world-class instructors who have years of real industry experience, and will help our students here in Alhambra achieve their goals. We prepare students with acting techniques as well as audition techniques that we have learned and mastered over the years.

Our program is created by Paul Kwo, an industry veteran. He has been in many films and TV shows as well as done lots of commercials and video games and more. He has done on camera work and voice over work and has many great insights to provide his students. Our instructors all have real world experience and will provide our students with the best around. We are also the biggest acting on camera program east of downtown Los Angeles, here in the beautiful city of Alhambra. Our students have also successfully auditioned and booked tv, film, commercials and other acting roles in the past and we continue to help more students grow and book in the future.

We look forward to serving the greater community of Alhambra for many years to come!

Monterey Park, CA - Music Lessons, Piano, Voice, Drums, Guitar, Bass, Violin, Cello, Flute, Viola, Clarinet, Bassoon, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, Saxophone, Classical, Pop, Musical Theater, Contemporary We welcome the residents of Monterey Park to PopRock Academy where students can learn music in a private and group setting. We offer a wide range of music lesson services to Monterey Park including Voice, Piano, Drums, Guitar, Bass, Violin, Cello, Flute, Viola, Clarinet, Bassoon, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, Saxophone and more. We also teach students a wide variety of genres such as Pop, Contemporary, Musical Theater, Classical and others. We also offer a unique ensemble masterclass to all students where they can put what they have learned in private lessons to use. They get to jam along with other students in an ensemble setting.

We love what we do here at PopRock Academy and we are passionate about helping students achieve their goals. Whether it is to to get a hobby life skill or to become a professional, we welcome everyone to our school. We want all ours students to love music, which is the primary goal. We foster a positive environment that's rich and inviting and warms the hearts of our students here in Monterey Park. We offer students multiple performance opportunities throughout the year nearby Monterey Park each year. We also do audition preparations for students who wants to audition for professional shows and other projects.

Our staff are all experienced musicians and seasoned performers. They have extensive training and credits and they bring to our students here in Monterey Park a very unique perspective on music performance. Our music lessons are all one on one so you get our teacher's full attention.

Learn more about all the programs we have to offer by exploring our site here. Or contact us here and we will help you get started!

Temple City Music School, ca -  - Music Lessons, Piano, Voice, Drums, Guitar, Bass, Violin, Cello, Flute, Viola, Clarinet, Bassoon, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, Saxophone, Classical, Pop, Musical Theater, Contemporary We love the residents of Temple City and we are proud to be serving the students of Temple City music lessons. We have been teaching many Temple City students voice, singing, piano, guitar, drums, bass, violin, cello, Flute, Viola, Clarinet, Bassoon, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, saxophone and more for many years. We want to continue this wonderful service and help the next generation of young talents develop their skills.

Our highly qualified teachers are experienced industry veterans and have great love for their work and their students. We offer students private one-on-one lessons in music as well as provide ensemble playing experience for every student. We want our students to excel as well as love what they are learning. We want them to be versatile musicians with extensive knowledge and love for the performing arts.

We are only a short drive from the heart of Temple City. We are the only school that offers a comprehensive performing arts program, so your child can learn multiple instruments as well as other types of performing arts such as dance and acting all in one convenient location. We are also located in a downtown district, so there's plenty for you to do enjoy while you wait for your child to finish their lessons.

Stop by our office or contact us today to learn more about our programs.

South Pasadena Acting School - Acting classes - Acting on Camera and Scene Studies South Pasadena is a great hub of acting and theater activities. We have been helping the many aspiring actors in the city of South Pasadena to grow and learn the skills required to go and audition in Hollywood. We here at PopRock Academy have brought Hollywood style acting classes that are popular on the west side, here to the east side where there isn't many options. Our owner Paul Kwo is a veteran actor, best known for his role of Martin Yip in the hit movie franchise God's Not Dead. He has also an extensive list of credits under his belt. He has created a great program here at PopRock Academy.

Many of ours students here have gone out and used the skills they have learned here at our classes and have booked TV shows, films and commercials. We are so excited that the students here at South Pasadena is passionate about Hollywood and acting. We are especially pleased to help students get real world information about how the industry works. We want our students know have real life knowledge so that they are not scammed in the future. We are dedicated to helping students navigate through the potentially tricky Hollywood landscape, as our instructors are all experienced working actors in the industry.

We offer acting classes for ages 3 to 7 in the form of Disney Musical, where they learn to sing, dance and act together. This helps them get out of their comfort zone and perform. We offer Acting on Camera for kids and youth as well as adults in seperate classes, so that students can feel comfortable exploring their acting skills in a safe environment.

We look forward to many more years of working with the residents of South Pasadena.

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