The Howard Fine Acting Studio is a leading international training institution, with permanent bases in Los Angeles and Melbourne. Our mission is to make you a strong, self-reliant actor able to perform at the highest levels in the industry. Founded by the multi award-winning Howard Fine, our training is accessible, demanding and rewarding.


Master Class

Led by Howard Fine, the Master Class is the most intensive four days of tuition offered by The Studio and features cutting-edge, award-winning actor training. Master Classes scheduled for Sydney (29 June - 2 July) and Melbourne (4-7 July).

Applications now open


Filmmaker Showcase

This free, annual event provides actors with the opportunity to present scenes for an invited audience of student and professional film makers, including representatives from leading Melbourne institutions. Registrations are now open to showcase your work.

31 May, 7-9pm


Sample class

If you are interested in applying for any of our programs or participating in any of our courses we highly recommend attending a free sample class. The class will be a practical, hands-on introduction to the work we do and the ideas that underpin our approach to acting.

4 June, 7-9:30pm

free Sydney technique class

Based in Sydney and interested in the Howard Fine Acting Studio? Then attend our free technique class. We are proud to be increasing our commitment to our Sydney network and look forward to meeting more actors as we begin hosting free technique classes throughout the year. These practical, hands-on classes are a fast-paced introduction to some of the ideas and principles championed by the Howard Fine Acting Studio. All attendees will participate and there is absolutely no hard-sell. Participants also have the opportunity to ask questions and are encouraged to bring a 1-2 minute monologue to workshop (not mandatory).