Lisa Regina began coaching actors in 1991 during her studies at New York University in the Educational Theatre Program and Tisch School of the Arts at New York University.
During her time at New York University Lisa taught at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City. After leaving the AADA, Lisa started her own coaching business, LR Acting Workshops, LLC.
LR Acting Workshops offers acting classes, private coaching, online Zoom private sessions and self-tape sessions. Studio Locations: New York City and South Jersey.
Throughout the year, Lisa also holds weekend intensive workshops across the country. Lisa loves working with actors, filmmakers, anyone who is passionate about acting and filmmaking. Workshops are open to all levels and all ages.
Lisa has coached keynote speakers for TedTalk and her client list is very diverse consisting of dancers, lawyers, medical professionals, writers, sales representatives and professionals who are looking to build their confidence with public speaking.
Acting & Autism
In addition to Lisa's varied client list, Lisa also provides private coaching to people with autism. Lisa's students with autism range in age, from children to adults. The one on one acting sessions have proven to be extremely successful in providing her clients with new discoveries in expression and social communication.
As an actress in New York City for over 30 years, Lisa is a member of SAG-AFTRA. (Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists).
She began her acting studies in New York City at Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute and with Gary Kingston of Sanford Meisner's Neighborhood Playhouse NYC. Lisa was part of Tom Noonan's acting class at the Paradise Theatre on the lower Eastside. Lisa attributes a deep connection and emotional growth during her studies with Noonan.
Some of Lisa's film/tv credits include, The Sopranos, The Bakery, The Tournament, 79 Parts. You can find Lisa's full filmography on IMDB. imdb.me/lisaregina
Lisa's national commercial campaigns include, Macy's, K-Mart and Delta Sky Miles.
Lisa Regina has also worked as an on-air cohost for the 2010 Maxwell Football Awards.
As an artist-advocate and public speaker Lisa has presented through her non-profit, A Write to Heal as an international keynote speaker for YWCA National Conference, Washington D.C., The YWCA Women's World Council in Zurich, Switzerland.
Lisa, a humanitarian, has devoted years to educating communities on sensitive subject matters, such as bullying, domestic violence and Veterans causes through her non-profit 501C3, A Write to Heal. https://awritetoheal.com/
Currently, Lisa is honoring our Veterans by writing a series, 'Heroic Episodes' https://heroicepisodes.org/
and through her Veterans Film Apprenticeship. The apprenticeship will give Veterans a chance to heal and assimilate back into civilian life through drone training & job opportunities in the film and aviation industries. Veterans will be guided through testing and licensing in order to become a Part 107 commercial drone pilot. https://awritetoheal.com/veterans
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