Student, Cameron Clifford with Nathan Lane, opening night of Waiting for Godot, NYC April 30, 2009 at Studio 54! Cameron played 'The Boy' opposite Mr. Lane, Bill Irwin. John Goodman and John Glover

Student, Cameron Clifford with Nathan Lane, opening night of Waiting for Godot, NYC April 30, 2009 at Studio 54! Cameron played 'The Boy' opposite Mr. Lane, Bill Irwin. John Goodman and John Glover

PROFESSIONAL KIDS TRACK

Our Pro-Kids Program offers students the opportunity to choose a focus on professional performance in the areas of;

  • Stage Acting
  • Musical Theatre
  • Broadway, Tours & Regional Theatre
  • Readings, Workshops, Labs & Developmental Theatre
  • Film, TV, Commercial & Voice Over
  • Industrials 
  • Music Videos
  • Print

We have been helping students obtain professional representation for over thirty years.  

We have had many SMS parents successfully navigate this complicated industry with their talented children. 

Student, Kevin Csolak with Shea Whigham and Brandon Zumsteg, in Manhattan at the wrap party for Season 3 of HBO's Boardwalk Empire. Kevin played Willie Thompson, Eli Thompson's (Shea Whigham) oldest child and Brandon played the youngest child in the family, Brian Thompson.

Student, Kevin Csolak with Shea Whigham and Brandon Zumsteg, in Manhattan at the wrap party for Season 3 of HBO's Boardwalk Empire. Kevin played Willie Thompson, Eli Thompson's (Shea Whigham) oldest child and Brandon played the youngest child in the family, Brian Thompson.

We offer a Pro-Kids Seminar for Parents where we;

  • Share the ins and outs of the industry
  • Explain in detail how the business works
  • Show you how to get started
  • Teach you how to manager your child actor, singer and or dancer  

We explain the differences between;

  • an agent and a manager
  • casting and production
  • contracts, work permits  
  • And much more...

We discuss how to be the best parent on set, to successfully promote and develop your child's career and how to advocate for your child in every situation within the business of show business.  

The seminar is taught by director, Leesa Csolak.  She shares personal stories and anecdotes from her experience with her own three boys as she explains the how-to's of every aspect of the business.  Leesa was featured on the Oxygen Network's The Next Big Thing.  See her full resume on the Faculty page and her success stories on the News & Media and Success Stories pages. 

We are now offering a Professional Concierges Service for parents of new professional kids and teens to aid in expediting the process of getting started and connecting to our networks. Interested?  Let us know.

Sign up for the next Professional Kids Seminar 101: A primer for Parents