Acting for the Working Actor


Here’s  what people are saying…

Paul Eddy

“I absolutely loved getting to work with Jackie. She creates safe and professional space for rehearsal. She has a real talent for finding the questions that guide actors into the most grounded and honest performance.” 

Sibongile Ngako

“Working with Jackie was a pivotal step in my evolution as an actress.  She strikes the perfect balance of guiding the actors while encouraging them to explore their own creativity. I relish every opportunity I have to work with her!”

Charles Peters

 “Her keen insight and ability to create a playful atmosphere will excite any actor to reach new levels of exploration and discovery.”  

–Paul Eddy 
Up next: Love Song at SRT

–Sibongile Ngako
Cabaret at Cygnet Theatre Company

–Charles Peters
Director Heisenberg, Actor

Ann Mueller

“Jackie’s skills and expertise drive you to the core of your character and her attention to detail leaves you feeling empowered.”

Gabrielle Batista

 “Jackie instilled the confidence in me to reach for character roles that I thought I could never see myself play. Her sense of presence, joy, and play helped me feel relaxed and open for the work!”

–Michelle Ann Mueller
Actor and Teacher

–Gabrielle Batista
Development Director at Davis Shakespeare Festival, Actor


$25 per class for a total of $250 for the entire 10 weeks.

Diversity/Equity/Inclusion Scholarships available. *** 

*Showcase April 25: Scripps Ranch Theatre will invite directors, casting directors, and theatre professionals from our own pool and the San Diego area.  Other professionals will be welcome to attend, as well as friends and family.

**No class Spring Break, April 11

***SRT is committed to increasing workplace or educational opportunities for diversity, equity and inclusion.  Scholarships will be available. For consideration, please submit headshot, resume and statement of interest. 

Inquiries:  ActingWithJacquelynRitz@gmail.com            www.JacquelynRitz.com

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