The Director's Studio & Actor's Workshop

Robb Rigg has been a local director and educator in Orange County for over 40 years. He holds a BA in Theatre Education from CSUF as well as an MA in Children’s Theatre with minors in Criticism and Dance. Mr. Rigg wrote/founded The South Orange County School of the Arts (SOCSA) at Dana Hills High School in 1996. His award-winning shows directed at the Playhouse include: SCAPINO,SOUTH PACIFIC,THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK and others. 

His former students have gone on to do incredible award-winning work in both television and film industries and have worked on SEINFELD, THIRD ROCK FROM THE SUN, ER, MOULON ROUGE, DEAR EVAN HANSEN, THE PRODUCERS, ZORBA, THE COLOR PURPLE, WICKED, ANASTASIA, FAME, UP, WALL-E, THE INCREDIBLES, and more.

The Director’s Studio will focus on finding the playwright’s vision as well as developing an artistic concept to bring scripts FROM PAGE TO STAGE through utilizing analysis, style, staging, design, and promotion.

May 24th- June 28th 6:30- 8:30pm   $250  (Class space is limited)


The Actor’s Workshop will focus on developing personal technique, studying acting theories, creating convincing characters, and actor role preparation. Through theatre games, improvisation, and script analysis; students will gain insight and skills to make them more competitive not only in auditions, but in working in this industry.

May 26th- June 30th 6:30- 8:30pm  $250 (Class space is limited)