COVID Guidelines

To keep everyone as safe as possible, and yet allow for the best experience for all, we are offering a virtual and in person hybrid program for our students at this time. For those who wish to attend in person, we will be in our studios socially distanced and masked. For those who wish to attend via Zoom – we are ready for that as well. We have been Zooming classes, programs and performances since the beginning of  and are pretty proficient at making all students feel as if they are not missing a thing!

Acting Classes Offered at This Time:

  • Youth: The Craft of Acting / Scene Study

    • (7 – 12 years old) Monday 5:00pm – 7:00pm
  • Teen: The Craft of Acting / Scene Study

    • (13 – 17 years old)   Tuesday 5:00pm – 7:00pm
  • Adult: The Craft of Acting / Scene Study

    • Thursday 7:00pm – 10:30pm
  • Little Actors (4 – 6 years old)

    • Call for Details – Starts Monday July 26th

Classes cap at 18.  Class Descriptions: Class Breakdown

JDS Actors on TV

Corrine Massiah…you might recognize her as May on FOX’s 911, where she regularly appears alongside Angela Bassett!

Did you know Corrine has been a JDS Actor since she was a kid!? We love seeing our stars move on to great things!! Are you the next Corrine? You never know until you try right? So…come take a class – the first one’s on us! Call for details: 951-296-6715

Studio News


Schedule Notices

No Acting Classes July 13 – July 25 – Summer Break
Studio Closed Labor Day September 6th

Summer Camp
June 14 – 25th
2 weeks Improv & Script to Stage w/Backstage
3 hours 10AM – 4PM Monday – Friday
Performance the last Friday evening 5pm
Min. age 10 – $350.00 (Includes materials fee and 1 Snack & Beverage)
(Max 10 people)
Scholarships Available at

6 Week Toddler Class
1 hour per week – $175.00 7/26/21 @4PM

Industry workshop
Five Wednesday Sessions – $275.00
Aug 4th through August 25th 5-7PM
Showcase Saturday August 28th 11AM -2PM
Learn the In’s and Out’s of the Entertainment Industry – how to pursue a Career as a working Actor
Prepare a monologue and scene to present in front of SAG Franchised Agents & Industry Managers

Musical Theater/Script Writing/Fashion Design/Backstage Classes
Begins August 30th
Scholarships Available at

Summer Camp 2021

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Private Coaching available – Please call for details 951-296-6715

Scene Study Classes are month to month at $125.00 a month
Student must be enrolled in class for at least the month prior to the showcase and the month of the showcase.

If you are interested in other types of Visual and Performing Arts Classes such as: Musical Theater, Fashion Design, Script Writing, Back Stage Production, Digital Arts, Performing, Events, Community Service and Summer Camp. Check out the Nonprofit JDS Creative Academy (JDSCA). Classes can be used for school credit as they meet Calif. Education Requirements and JDSCA is approved through most charter schools.

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Adult Acting Classes

Class Information

Check out our Acting Classes – For more information please call 951-296-6715

Video & Written Testimonials

See what our Students, their Families, and Industry Professionals are saying about our Studio

Studio Facility Available

7000 sq ft Studio Facility is available for hourly rentals for Workshops, Events, Meetings or whatever your needs are


Xenia Awards

Visit Temecula Valley has been honoring businesses for their outstanding hospitality to visitors and community members for 10 years now.

Diane strand, JDS Creative Academy’s founder was honored to be named the 2019 ambassador of the year. She encourages tourism to Temecula and displays significant impact to the region by securing major conventions and events such as Digifest Temecula, which annually attracts guests from all over the country.

Due to Diane’s work, JDS Creative Academy was recognized as a sustainable job creator and a significant contributor to philanthropic causes in the valley. Enjoy the Video Click Here