Pros Say

The reviews for Terry Ross’s unique classes are in, and they are unreservedly enthusiastic. Both past students and industry professionals from both sides of the camera endorse Terry’s approach, which brings individualized attention and professional experience to every class session.

Here’s what just a few reviewers have had to say:

 “As an accomplished actress and director, she is able to shape her classes to the specific needs of her students. Her appetite for teaching, energy and sincerity quickly earn her the respect of both students and colleagues.”
Rick Seer, Director, Professional Actor Training Program, Old Globe Theatre, San Diego

“With her professional background and experience in acting and directing, her years of working with actors on camera and her ability to bring out the best in her actors, she brings a level of expertise and professionalism which is a great asset to our agency.”
Carol Shamon Freitas, owner, Shamon Freitas Agency, San Diego

“Terry’s dedication to professional-level actor training is evidenced by the workshops I conduct annually for her students in San Diego. I am always impressed with their knowledge of the casting process and their enthusiasm for the work”
Jason Wood, CSA, Los Angeles”

“I really enjoyed the format. When I attend showcases I am always wondering how an actor would come across on camera.”
Bill Perlman, New Talent Management (Los Angeles)

“Thank you for the great showcase. It was obvious that a lot of work went in to putting this together and from where I was sitting it looked like it went off without a hitch. Please pass along my congratulations to your actors. They did a wonderful job. This is my third showcase and it’s great to see the progression in their craft. Thanks again and I look forward to calling on a few of them for some upcoming projects…”
Brian Duke Fast Lane Productions, San Diego

“Thank you for inviting me to attend your talent showcase. It was wonderfully put together and I had a great time. Your students are very talented and I have been able to work with a few of them. Looking forward to future projects.”
Vivienne Chang, Extras Casting Director Background San Diego/Stu Segall Productions

“What a fabulous showcase… We loved it.”
Pam Pahnke, Elegance Talent Agency, San Diego

“That is the absolute best showcase you have ever done well done! Fantastic job – I mean fantastic!!!”
Nanci Washburn, Artist Management

“Nicely done!”
Lori Roeder – Baron Entertainment, Los Angeles and San Diego

“Enjoyed the showcase tonight Saw a lot of talent to contact about some new castings I have coming up. Thanks again for inviting me to your wonderful showcase!”
CBM Casting, San Diego

“Thank you for inviting me to a very entertaining evening with great talent. Wonderful how you put them on camera and how they learn how to work on camera – quality work and very successful!”
Tina Real Casting

“I really enjoyed the “Lit Flicks” Showcase. Lots of amazing talent. Found several people for my next project. Hope everyone keeps following their dreams.”
Shaun Donelson, independent filmmaker, San Diego

“I thought the Lit Flicks Showcase was terrific. The best I’ve seen. Really good work across the board.”
Karl Backus, independent producer, San Diego

“Your showcase was again; quite exceptional! In my experience, in southern California (including my years in LA); i have never seen a performance/showcase so elaborate and entertaining.”
Sandy Spear, photographer, San Diego