- The Living Actor Series-

A Balanced Approach to the Actor's Life

Workshop Synopsis

As actors, we've all been there. The ups and downs of our industry can make us feel unstable, unsure, confused, overwhelmed. We question how to move forward when often we feel we're moving backwards or no where at all.


Effectively managing our careers can seem impossible. We get it!

"Managing It All" is about structuring and approaching your career in a way that's organizationally, motivationally, and sustainably efficient for you! We'll cover pertinent cognitive-based strategies, multiple proven goal-setting actions, and more!

At a Glance

. Overcoming Stress & Anxiety

. Audition Room Tactics


. Goal-Setting & Organizational Strategies

. Balancing Career and Life

. Cognitive-Based Strategies for Success


. Much More!

Who Should Attend?

All actors with any level of experience are encouraged to attend as a healther, more efficient, and sustainable approach to one’s career is beneficial to all.

This weekend workshop-intensive is open to both Actors' Center Members & Non-Members!

What To Expect

Other than life changing ah-ha moments and delicious cookies... Each day will be co-hosted by Vanessa Meadows and Dennis Marburger and will consist of mainly presentation

intermixed with attendee participation and question and answer.


Participants are asked to bring a notebook and writing utensil, as well as a bagged lunch

(snacks will be provided).

Vanessa Meadows is a professional actress (SAG-AFTRA), story-teller and a creative. She has been acting, singing and performing for over 25 years. With an intense passion for learning, she has taught musical theater, film acting, been a casting and personal assistant to casting director Kimberly Skyrme, produced, edited and much more. Along with leading roles on the stage and screen, she has been involved both in front of and behind the camera on productions such as the award-winning film, “TRI”, Netflix’s “House of Cards”, self-created ‘Docu-Tours’, and multiple short and feature length films. Driven by her years of experience and a life-long devotion to community empowerment, Vanessa provides cognitive-based, goal-setting workshops that center on strengthening the foundation of an actors’ career by employing specific and sustainable actions for increased joy, longevity, and success.


She is excited to be co-hosting this latest workshop with fellow actor, Dennis Marburger!

Instructor, Health-Esteem Speaker & Actress


Dennis Marburger has been acting and singing for nearly 50 years! His loves of both art forms lead him to achieve a BA Theater degree in college. After college, Dennis' career focus was in Business Management, where he spent a large percent of his time in training, coaching/development, and motivational speaking roles. Performing in numerous community theater organizations throughout his entire life, Dennis has accumulated 48 theatrical credits to his name. Since moving into a full-time on-camera acting career 3 years ago, he has added over 50 on-camera credits.  He is now pursuing a full-time TV, Film, Commercial, Industrial, Hosting, Spokesperson, & Voice-Over career! Dennis is excited to combine his many years of training exposure in the business world, along with his lifelong acting experience, to bring his love of mentoring others to this workshop!

Corporate Motivational Coach & Actor

Dennis Marburger

Recenter Your Career with These Proven Strategies!

* All workshops/classes offered directly through Vanessa Meadows are priced to ensure anyone who wishes to attend may.

As this specific workshop is being offered through The Actors' Center, a 501 (c) (3), registration rates are set comfortably by The Actors Center through their site *

Registration is Now Open through The Actors' Center

"I am proud & thankful to have the opportunity to work with The Actor's Center! Their mission & goals reflect many of the reasons I offers these workshops." - Vanessa

About The Actors' Center:

"The Actors' Center is a non-profit membership group for actors. Driven by the mission to help actors develop talent, realize new opportunities, and build their local industry network, AC membership includes access to the AC Lottery Auditions, free workshops, networking events, the AC Online Hotline which features audition announcements, classes, jobs, and discounts on shows and services, and more." - The Actors' Center Website

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