The Actor's Responsibility from The Director's POV

with Don Lewis Barnhart

By appointment only...

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Join the ongoing  performance based improv workshop.

Sundays 4-7pm  $15

(pay at door - please visit the calendar for updated schedule)



Ongoing drop in class - TBA

($15 pay at door - please visit calendar for updated schedule)















The Las Vegas Comedy Institute specializes in offering a variety of classes and workshops for the entertainment community from some of the top industry experts.


Our teachers are established professionals from the entertainment community and are here to teach, inspire and share their vast knowledge and experience.


"It's time to learn from those that have made a career in the business."


Class range from stand up, improv and comedy writing workshops to acting, scene study, audition techniques, cold reading, voice over, sketch comedy and public speaking classes. 


Whether you're a proffesional or just starting out, we have a variety of workshops to help you pursue your dream and help you on your journey.



We are currently seeking more qualified teachers interested in being a part of our growing family. If interested, please send us an email...






Barnhart's classes will be devoted to the technique of cold readings, 'Hot' readings, scene study, all in preparation for those tough and dreaded auditions as well as your overall technique. Plus you'll learn many business secrets from a man that has your best interests at heart.


This workshop is entitled: 'The Actor's Responsibility, from the Director's POV'. He's done it all, folks and has no problem in passing it on. Check out his Website to know that he's not a flake. This at,

This is your chance to put yourself in contention for any production, whether it be stage plays, commercials, or a chance to compete in any forthcoming movie production, being given one line or a hundred!. Don't miss out, Mr. Barnhart will be there to teach. It's up to you.

This workshop is designed for the beginner AND the experienced. Head shots will be critiqued and analyzed (so bring 'em if you got 'em), and each class member will perform a monologue and/or scene at the end of the run. After all, performers perform.

The Las Vegas Comedy Institute is also proud to offer the following:


* Stand up comedy classes, improv workshops & comedy writing workshops.

* Acting, Performance and Voice Over Classes

* Green screen studio, demos, promos, infomercials and how to videos.

* Photography studio, headshots.

* Graphic design - posters, flyers, business cards, DVD's, CD's book cover, banners, logos...

* Website design - personal and professional


Full production service available. 


Video production, editing, scriptwriting.

The Las Vegas Comedy Institute is also available to host your event:

* Performances & Showcases

* Meet-up's, Gathering's, Reading's & Lectures

* Casting's & Auditons's
* Seminar's & Workshop's



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