Teaching & Coaching
I work with actors of all levels as well as professionals interested in developing their public speaking and presentation skills. My goal is to help you do the best work possible whatever the material or medium.
- Preparing sides for theater, tv, and film auditions
- Self-tape Auditions
- Auditions for BFA, MFA, and other conservatory programs.
- Shakespeare monologues
My rates and services are flexible depending on your individual needs and where you are in your career. To get in touch please fill out the form below.
Quick Teaching Bio:
Jackson is an actor, writer, filmmaker, and teaching artist based in Brooklyn. He is a graduate of the Yale School of Drama, studied acting for film with Bob Krakower, and currently studies improv at the Upright Citizens Brigade.
As a teacher, Jackson has experience in a variety of educational settings spanning arts education programs, artist residencies in public schools, and at the college level. He began his career after college as a high school teacher's assistant before pursuing acting full-time. He was a company member with the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey for five years and taught Shakespeare in their educational theater programs. He has taught playwrighting with Writers Theatre of New Jersey and was a regular performer with their award-winning Young Playwrights Festival. He has also guest lectured in the education and theater departments at CCNY.
Since moving to NYC he has been working with actors as a mentor and coach. Actors he has worked with are currently attending Yale School of Drama, Harvard/ART, the University of North Carolina, and NYU Graduate Acting. As a filmmaker, he also brings technical knowledge that can make filming self-tape auditions efficient and easy.