Erin caught the acting bug at age 9 when she starred in her first
musical dressed as a pink lamb named Eunice. And although her days as
a sheep are long gone, she has continued to act her entire life and
has chosen to persue it as a career. Through out her youth and into adulthood Erin has starred in many musicals and plays. Along side of
acting she has choreographed, directed, and has taught theater in a classroom setting as well as privately coached.
Along with earning her BA in Theater Arts from Cal State Long Beach,
Erin continues fine tuning her craft as an actor through various acting venues in Hollywood and LA. She is currently represented across the board with Angel City Talent and Pillar Entertainment Mngmnt. Some of her TV and film credits include- CBS's The Neighborhood, Instant Mom, Alvin and the Chipmunks 2., Co-Husbands. Her stage credits include too many to bore you with. Check out her IMDB page HERE.
Since Shaun was in his first play as a preschooler, he knew he was meant
to be doing Theatre, consequently, he has spent most of his life
cultivating his craft. He received his degree in Directing for the
Theatre at California State University Long Beach, where he also studied jazz and modern dance. While in college he taught acting at elementary
schools in Long Beach Unified, as well as Camp Bravo, a camp for the
performing arts. He has spent the last ten years teaching acting,
dance, movement, and film making around the country as a guest artist
and performing arts teacher. He currently works fulltime as a theatre
and film instructor for Los Angeles Unified School District, while
still making to time to direct and choreograph shows all around
Southern California. He has trained with theatre companies both in Los
Angeles and New York, and is known for his dynamic use of movement and
love of teaching, whether it is with 5 year old's or 105 year old.
Sophie was part of the very first Acting Out Theater Camp, and continued to take the program until she was no longer in the age range. She has now stepped in the the role of instructor and curriculum writing and is thrilled. She started performing at age 6 when she sang "Tomorrow" from Annie in her school talent show and the stage has been her second home ever since. She has been cast in over 20 musicals, participated in the LBUSD Honor Choir, has performed with Yaya's Performance Academy at Disneyland and Knotts Berry Farm, and has been helping Erin with Acting Out since 2015. In addition to acting, Sophie is a student in the Creative Writing Conservatory at the Orange County School of the Arts. You may even see your child perform some of her own work!
Brian Jerrs and Hayden Allcorn