As a skilled triple-threat artist, Brit MacRae continues to gain momentum in the entertainment industry. Possessing a 20-year history of performance training from various schools, acting studios and dance companies such as Etobicoke School of the Arts, BDC, Metro Movement, OIP, and LB Acting Studio, Brit has further advanced her education internationally. Her appetite for acting, singing, and dancing brought her to Los Angeles in January 2013, where she attended the “New York Film Academy”, working with top industry teachers and casting directors at Universal Studios in a vigorous program for film acting. LA’s major dance companies “The Edge” and “Millenium Dance Complex” became her home. She’s won vocal competitions and festivals across Canada, has been seen in the musicals RENT, Willy Wonka, Fame, Footloose, Hairspray, Annie and Broadway Moments. Brit recently finished filming as the lead in “The Eden Theory” opposite Larry Hankin (Breaking Bad, Friends) and Jeffrey Weissman (Back to the Future, Saved By the Bell) Prior to this Brit shot “That Frank” in Los Angeles opposite Brett Ryback (Modern Family, Hail, Caesar!) She also finished shooting “The Game” in Los Angeles, which will be appearing in the festival circuit this year. Brit made her directorial debut in 2014 and has since directed 5 different musicals across Canada (Fame, The Little Mermaid, Anything Goes, Seussical: The Musical, Footloose) Brit is currently in University pursuing her BSc in Psychology to round off her love of human motivation and behavior. Having trained under Lewis Baumander since 2009, Brit is honored to be working with the next generation of up and coming talent.
Thank you so much for this wonderful session! Emilia loved, loved the acting class and ability to express herself as an actress! I think she did amazing job and we are so grateful to have a such a wonderful teacher as Marcia to help us grow and give […]
No matter where you are at in your career, Lewis brings it right back to the grass roots of acting in film…authenticity and honestly is key.
Working with Dialects was excellent. I learned a lot! And not just about dialects, but also about breathing, speech and resonance. Joy is just fabulous! Funny, engaging and extremely knowledgeable.
Lewis was my first coach whom I approached when I wanted to start acting. I’m happy to say that after 3 years of working with him, he’s built my confidence and given me the knowledge I need to succeed in this industry. One thing […]
As an old theatre actor finding my way into the wonderful world of television/film/commercials, LB Acting Studio has been perfect for my needs. I have already been able to apply what I’ve learned in class, from the Intro to LB Acting Studio, and most […]
“I have been taking classes at LB Acting Studio for about almost 2 years now. During this time, I have learned and improved so much when I’m auditioning for casting directors. Lewis doesn’t just teach you how to act, he incorporates breathing, staying true […]
“Lewis keeps things simple and workable. Everything he uses is based on what we naturally think and do. I don’t worry about being “wrong” or “right” for a role anymore, I just am. He gave me the confidence to do what I always innately […]
“Lewis Baumander is my go to acting coach, life teacher and friend. The skills he provides for his students are timeless and can be applied to all mediums of film, television and performance. He has expanded my thinking as an actor from eliminating the […]
“We have watched Lewis coach and teach for many years now. He is a consummate professional and seems to make the actors feel at ease as they hone their craft. What is uniquely great about Lewis’ approach is that he helps the actor find […]
“Actors enjoy rigorous workouts: stretching and reaching new heights with Lewis. Function, form, and facts are more than baseline with him. They are the foundation he lays for actors to succeed. Lewis Baumander’s diagnostic and practical approach to training actors is pivotal to the […]