Acting Training & Youth Programs
Working with teens in foster care creating original theatre work at TPA’s “Just Like Me” program with Family Support Services.
On-camera scenework with adult actors in “On-camera Acting” at Horton Actors Studio
Teen Improv Warm-Up.
The teen girls in “Annie” spring 2013 with TPA’s musical theatre program
Teacher J’Royce Walton (standing right), Dove Hagan (seated left) and Joanna C Horton (seated right) team up together to teach the Performers Academy’s musical theatre class for “Annie!”
Performances & Shoots
Shooting a Horton Actors Studio film, “Burdens” May 2013
Joanna’s role in 2011’s “String ‘Em Up” for the Jacksonville 48-Hour Film Project with Nadia Ramoutar, Cindy Hogan and John Powers earned her the “Best Actress” nomination.
Casting workshop with Heather Heinz / 247cast.com. Held at the Performers Academy December 2012
Craig Burns, left and Scott Peeler perform a scene from “Julius Caeser” at the Scottish Rite from the Shakespeare Ensemble class.
Studio members from left, Grace De La Rosa, Matt Simons, Joanna C Horton, Amy Crews, Kim Turton at the screening of Team Best Friends’ film, “The Other Half” at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Horton Actors Studio adult actors perform improvised scenes onstage at Jacksonville’s OneSpark in April 2013.
Zombies from “Weapon Z” film.
10-minute play, “The Battle of Bull Run” performed at the Performers Academy spring showcase. Jessica Thomas, left, Jay Norris, center and Oana Jones, right. May 2013.
Actors on set at “Weapon Z,” written by student Willis McGrady and shot by Chad Hendricks for the Performers Academy.