Kristofer Kauff

Director

Every actor has their own strengths and weaknesses.

It is my goal to pull out strengths, develop, and help

achieve a natural and realistic performance.  From the

audition to the final performance, my actors are ready for

anything that is thrown at them.  

​Becoming successful depends on your definition
of success.  

It could be professional theatre, film and television, 

community theatre, school plays, or just to gain confidence in yourself.  Whatever your path to success is, it’s all about using your strengths to help connect to each and every role you play. This is our focus, your strengths to achieve naturalism and realism. 

No matter what your goals are, I am focused on helping you find the best possible path towards your version of success.  Every road is different and that’s what makes every actors story so interesting. 

                                                                             client reviews


                                                      "Kristofer's acting workshops taught me valuable skills to develop characters, convey believable emotions, listen and react to scene partners. After two workshops with Kristofer I've been cast in three plays and am looking forward to auditioning rather than dreding the prospect. And the workshops are fun! Kristofer is not only a very talented professional, he knows how to share his knowledge and experience with novice and experienced actors. " - Yvonne P. 


“Kris helped me discover the actress I always knew I could be. He was the most amazing coach I have ever had. He is passionate about what he does and because of his passion and patience I now have the confidence to go out and try anything. I am no longer afraid to take risks as an actress. Kris not only took the time to share his wisdom about the art of acting but also was real enough with me to tell me the truth and not just say what I wanted to hear which really helped me grow tremendously as an actress. Kris started out as my acting coach but became much more than that…he became my friend. He honestly changed my thinking from “I want to become a successful actress” to “I will become a successful actress.” Kris has become such an impactful force behind my life as an actress. Thank you Kris.” - Cassy C.

 
"Kris was was extremely hard working, understanding and caring. He has a great work ethic and supported me even down to the smallest of projects. I am glad to have worked with him. " - Kristen R. 


“Kris, in a time span of two hours, took my monologue to new heights and gave expert insight into character analysis, physicality, and delivery. He is extremely patient, honest, friendly, and knowledgeable about what directors want to see from an audition. He truly wants to see his students succeed and stand out making unique, realistic choices. After working with him, taking his critiques, and perfecting my monologue, I felt well-prepared and came out of my audition with no regrets and truly believe I gave the best performance I could possible give.” - Jamie J.W. 

"Kris instructed my son. He was the first person to recognize my son's talents. Kris honed his skills in an enjoyable and effective way. My son, wife and I all love Kris personally + professionally, and have for years." Brad S.

​"He has so much knowledge to offer and knows exactly which points to highlight. He also does a great job at tailoring the lesson to the individual person or group that he is teaching. Every group has different abilities and strengths. Kris knows how to use these and bring out the best in his students. Because of this, they not only discover new things about themselves, but also gain confidence in their abilities." - Clarissa B.


"Kris is an incredible acting instructor! He truly took our program to a new level. He connects extremely well with students and knows how to tailor his approach to meet individual needs. All of the acting scenes and musical theatre productions in our final showcases were very well done, and this was challenging with the wide range of talent that Kris had to work with. His energy is infectious, and both staff and campers truly embraced him. " - Candy C. 

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