about

 

Text

Yvonne Suhor MFA, SAG-AFTRA, AEA
Artistic Director, Instructor    

    Cicely in Emmy Award-winning episode of Northern Exposure - Three year series regular on ABC's Young Riders - Recurring on Lodge 49 & Brooklyn Bridge - Many series, pilot and MOW credits, including Star Trek: Voyager, Renegade, Murder, She Wrote, Sheena - Lead actor in Steppenwolf's Grapes of Wrath & Lydie Breeze - Two-time Jeff Award Nominee - Teaching Credentials: UF, USC, ISU, UCF - Resident Director/Instructor at Actor's Workout Studio in LA - Member SETC, Producing agent for Central Florida Theatre Alliance.


CHRISTY POGGI  ~  Advanced Instructor

          Art’s Sake Resident Ensemble & Art’s Board Member, 10 years ~ Professional Videographer for Casting Directors from Miami to New York, Play De Luna producer, director, lead actress ~ Advanced Intensive teaching assistant, 7 years ~ Empathy Workshop Instructor ~B.A degree in Theatre from Coastal Carolina University ~ Founding member, producer, director and actor for The SC Syndicate ~ Orlando International Fringe Festival lead actress, producer ~  Co-founder of the award winning company I.d.10-t Productions ~  Former teaching assistant to Larry Silverberg ~  Meisner Advanced Teaching certification with renowned Meisner instructor Larry Silverberg. 



JENNIFER JARACKAS ~ Advanced Instructor

     2-Year Meisner Program Graduate - NYC/ Art's Sake Art's Board & Resident Ensemble member since '98/ ADVanced AUXiliary & Emotional Freedom Workout Instructor/ OCPS (High School) Meisner Intensive & Film Scene Study Instructor/ A.I. T.A./ Play de Luna Director & Actress ~ 20-year experience in film, stage, and television in Orlando, Los Angeles, and NYC, including AMC's Award-Winning-series Mad Men and Tim Burton's #1 film Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children as Aunt Susie! Jennifer has also trained under NYC Master Instructor Jim Bonney (Meisner Plus) where she also served as Teaching Assistant & Studio Manager.  

 

OTHER ART’S SAKE PROJECTS:

RESIDENT ENSEMBLE: Advanced students performing together for Orlando Fringe Festival Theatre Productions, Art’s Sake Productions and featured in Play de Luna.

PLAY DE LUNA: Student produced, directed and acted ~ this evening of One-Act plays is performed at the Studio for the public.

PAST ART’S SAKE PRODUCTIONS:
•EARTHLY QUIRKS: A collection of Joe Pintauro’s One-Acts

•PLAY DE LUNA: Annual and Bi-Annual productions since 2000

•ORLANDO INTERNATIONAL FRINGE FESTIVAL: Hamlet Desires Medea, Shakers, This Is A Play (Lillie Stoates nominee/ Best Production),
Problem Child (Lillie Stoates Award/ Best Actress), Best of Luna, How To Make Love To An Actor


PAST ART’S SAKE EVENTS:

  1.           Mark Harmon (LA) actor Q & A ~ “Inside the Art’s Sake Studio”

  2.           Brenda Varda (from LA) Commercial Intensive Workshops

•  Tom Lascher (from LA) headshot photographer

•  MAC studio ~ Professional make-up for camera Seminar

•  Simon Needham (from London) Shakespeare Workshop, Stage Combat Workshop

•  Mark Mullen ~ Casting Director Workshop

•  Them Comedy Troupe (currently on Showtimes the UNDERGROUND)~ Improv Workshop

•  Lauren O'Quinn ~ Commercial Workshop, Advanced Scene Study


ACTOR’S RESOURCES AT ART SAKE:
•  OVER 700 Film & TV scenes for performance studies

•  OVER 100 play library for scene & monologue resources

•          OVER 100 sample headshots from local, LA & NY photographers

•  AUDITION BOARD: Postings of local film auditions--primarily Indie films, Full Sail, UCF & Valencia films


Copyright 1999 Art’s Sake Studios