About Lynn

LYNN STALLINGS is the Founder and Executive Director of The Atlanta Workshop Players Theatre Company writing and producing original, socially-responsible productions for over 30 years. AWP's motto is 'KIDS CHANGING THE WORLD ONE AUDIENCE AT A TIME.' Lynn is a Theatre Director, Producer, Published Playwright, Talent Manager and Acting Coach.

Lynn began as a professional dancer, studying with Luigi and the Martha Graham Company in New York City. She also studied with Rowland Dupree in Los Angeles and the Dance Theatre Workshop in Chattanooga. She was a featured dancer in the Bicentennial Ballet Company and performed in numerous concerts, musicals and revues. Her theatrical training includes the University Theatre Program, the Academy Theatre, Theatre Atlanta, The Actor's and Writer's Workshop and the Alliance Theatre School. Lynn has been a guest teacher at Universities and on-going instructor at the Dance Theatre Workshop, the Alliance Theatre and was an Artist-in-Residence at Mill Springs Academy where she was head of the Theatre Department.



As a performer, Lynn was a theatrical, commercial, and voice over talent, performing in over 100 commercials, television shows, radio dramas and enjoyed the thrill of performing with elephants. She is an experienced Talent Manager and has been instrumental in launching many careers in film, television, and on Broadway. Lynn's students have landed recurring and series regular roles on "Private Practice", "So Random", "90210", "Sonny With A Chance", "Aaron Stone", "Zoey 101", "Veronica Mars", "Cory In The House", "That's So Raven", "Life As We Know It", "Grey's Anatomy", "One Tree Hill"....... and appeared on Broadway in "Legally Blonde", "The Lion King", "Hairspray", "The Boy From Oz", "A Chorus Line" (revival), "Seussical The Musical", "All Shook Up", "Grease" (revival), "Footloose", "Sweet Charity", "Urban Cowboy", "Oklahoma" (revival).....



Lynn heads a year round theatre school and has created a most unique Performing Arts Camp with The Atlanta Workshop Players. The camp brings in Industry Pros from all over the country to train and inspire more than 1,000 young performers from five continents each summer. The atmosphere is non-competitive, artistically inspiring and always Contagious fun!

 

MISSION STATEMENT

As one of your Theatre Master Talent Teachers, I look forward to saving you time and stress by sharing practical and philosophical information during your journey to a successful career. Show business is an exciting and often daunting adventure. The more you know, the less daunting it is. So soak up every MTT video and train like crazy. There is nothing more powerful or important than finding what you love to do and then actually doing it. The focus of my videos will be on acting skills and expectations for young professional performers and their parents. The adventure begins!!!!