Free On Camera Workshop, grades 6-12

Middle School


Our free acting workshops are offered between each class session to give prospective students the opportunity to participate in a class and learn about all our offerings in a fun and supportive environment.

In the workshop students will:

  • actively engage in acting exercises on camera
  • work with fellow classmates
  • receive instructor feedback from watching playback
  • learn about upcoming classes and programs

Duration: 2 hours

Meet the Teacher

Cara Mantella

Cara Mantella has appeared on stages in and around Atlanta including The Alliance Theatre, Aurora Theatre, Theatre in the Square, Georgia Ensemble Theatre, Actor’s Express, Horizon Theatre, Stage Door Players, Dominion Entertainment Group, and Théâtre du Rêve.  Film: The Founder, The Good Lie, Trouble with the Curve, Premature, 90 Minutes in Heaven.  TV: H.R.(Pilot), Army Wives, Drop Dead Diva (Lifetime), Christmas Cupid, My Future Boyfriend (ABC Family), Zoe Ever After, The Game(BET), Royal Pains (USA) and the webseries That’s Educational ( She has her BFA in Acting from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana.

Alliance Theatre

The Alliance Theatre is the lead producing theatre in the Southeast, creating the powerful experience of shared theatre for diverse people on two stages. We value excellence, pursued with integrity and creativity, and achieved through collaboration. We deliver powerful programming that challenges adult and youth audiences to think critically and care deeply.
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