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We have set aside seats just for you. Directors, Agents, and Theatre Reps, please contact Jacquelyn directly at for reserved tickets. 
What students are saying…
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" I love working with Jackie! She continually challenges me to focus on my artistic value; I always walk away feeling connected to the work and confident in my choices.  She provides invaluable guidance on navigating the business of acting.”

- Alyssa Anne Austin


“I absolutely loved getting to work with Jackie in And Neither Have I Wings to Fly. She creates a safe and professional space for rehearsal. She has a real talent for finding the questions that guide actors into the most grounded and honest performance.” 
- Paul Eddy 
Up next:  Love Song at SRT




“Working with Jackie was a pivotal step in my evolution as an actress.  She strikes the perfect balance of guiding the actors while encouraging them to explore their own creativity. I relish every opportunity I have towork with her!”
 - Sibongile Ngako  (Cabaret at Cygnet Theatre Company)
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“Her keen insight and ability to create a playful atmosphere will excite any actor to reach new levels of exploration and discovery.”  
-Charles Peters,
Director Heisenberg, Actor
“Jackie instilled the confidence in me to reach for character roles that I thought I could never see myself play. Her sense of presence, joy, and play helped me feel relaxed and open for the work!”
- Gabrielle Batista, Development Director at
Davis Shakespeare Festival, Actor
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Classes will be held at Scripps Ranch Theatre (9783 Avenue of Nations, San Diego, CA 92131) from 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm. Sunday sessions begin Oct. 29th. Monday classes begin Nov. 6th. The showcase is on February 12th, 2024.

For questions, please email

Register for the 2023 - 2024 Showcase Class

Take a class, enhance your skills as a professional actor, and get working! 
Which class session are you availble to take?
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Registration Fees and Payment Plans

To hold a spot, a non-refundable $50 deposit is payable via Venmo (@ActingwithJacquelynRitz), Check, or Cash is due at the time of registration. The full payment remainder of $250 will be due first day of class.


Payment plan options are available for a $25 Administrative fee. 

1st Installment $150 (due first day of class)

Final installment $125 (due January 7, 2024)  

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Diversity and Inclusion Scholarship 2023 - 2024

Scripps Ranch Theatre is committed to increasing workplace and educational opportunities for diversity, equality, and inclusion. The SRT Diversity and Inclusion Scholarship assists diverse actors in pursuing acting training.


Application Process

Applicants should submit the following materials:

  • Resume

  • A personal statement of no more than 75 words that addresses the

    following questions:

  • Why is diversity important to you?

  • What steps have you taken (or plan to take) to promote diversity in

    your craft, community or profession?

• Please also include the names of two (2) references who can attest to your character and commitment.


Application Criteria

  • Authorized to work in the US

  • Member of a historically underrepresented group in the profession,

    including actors who are (a) members of racial and/or ethnic minority groups, (b) LGBTQ (c) differently abled or (d) from disadvantaged socioeconomic backgrounds.

  • Commitment to attendance and preparation. No unexcused absences. Deadline to Apply

Finished application must be received on or before October 29, 2023.

Awards are in the amount of $150 (50% of the price of the class).

At this time, there are two scholarships available.

Yes!  100% of these Students
Booked a Show since the 2023 Showcase!  

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