Established in 1992, M.S.O.P.A. is a learning institution committed to providing professional training for aspiring actors of all ages.
In a friendly and supportive atmosphere, MSOPA courses and workshops focus on technique and development of the actor for stage, film, TV, and commercials.
More than a thousand students have participated in our programs. Our dedication to the Arts and to our students has earned us respect and recognition in the acting industry. In an industry where there are no guarantees, we educate our actors to be realistic and introduce them to the business by providing networking opportunities.
M.S.O.P.A. is self financed, and produces an average of eleven productions a year with our Express O Theatre. From April through September, Express O Theatre plays to packed houses where our students showcase their talent and shine as up-and-coming actors, directors, and playwrights. M.S.O.P.A. also has touring productions, as well as holiday productions each year.
Outside our studio, M.S.O.P.A. Casting cats for student, independent, and box office film projects, as well as various television productions. this allows us to assist our actors in furthering their training, build their own careers, and contribute to Montreal’s growing acting community.