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Welcome to Alza Acting Studio -Home of the crafted (tm)

"Walter Alza has been an inspiration to many of my clients. He gives them confidence, perspective and a new approach to auditioning which ultimately helps them win the role." Shari Quallenberg Agent/OWNER AMI Agency


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Alza Acting Studio

Was founded by Walter Alza, a Trailblazer, a true talent dedicated to all facets of his professional craft. He is an accomplished, multiple award-winning actor, writer, director and visual artist. Walter’s work spans over 20 years with hundreds of hours of screen time - on both big and small screens to his credit. He has Co Star in titles such as Get Rich or Die Tryin(starring 50 Cent & Academy Award nominee directors, Jim Sheridan & Terrance Howard of Empire & Iron Man), Flashpoint, Metropia and in the six-time, award winning film, At the Hotel to mention a few. His ability to artfully portray characters from diverse nationalities in over 40 films, television series’ and movies of the week has garnered him rave reviews in the U.S., Canada and in around the world.

Take a look at Walter Alza in action Guest Starring in Flashpoint




LZA means RISE In Latin).

  • Award Winning Faculty

  • Beginner to pro actor's level classes (12 years @ yonge and bloor)

  • Actor's Career Planning that pay off

  • Alza's own Specific method that will change your work and life's path

  • The highest Technology in Canada

  • All classes have multiple cameras

  • Playback in all classes

  • Family oriented acting studio

  • Zero Attitude

  • Diversity

  • Top guests Casting Directors, Directors, Producers

  • Easy to get to us, we are @ Yonge and Bloor (across from TTC)


Our award-winning faculty has over 50 years of combined experience in Film Television and Theatre ready to give it to you first hand. Walter Alza is one of the few coaches in Canada who actually does for a living what he teaches   Walter Alza’s objective is to do for students what great teachers like these did for theirs Meisner, Stella Adler, Lee Strasberg, Chekhov, Stanislavski

These great masters were directors and or actors before they become teachers". When selecting a private studio/school look for those who do what they preach”. Aside from Walter's own tools you will learn tools from the great ones mentioned above.

Walter Alza and Alza Acting Studio are members of TAAS The Acting Studio Association.

Need a Agent? Walter Alza Directs a monthly Agent showcase with a great % of actors landing an agent. at castingwork

Our classes and private coaching

are regarded as one of the most in depth and fun acting classes in Toronto for all levels. A Sudio with zero Attitude, at Walter Alza Acting Studio we are all about the work, passion, motivation and having fun. All classes are shot with Multiple cameras with the highest technology in Canada and review on large HD screens, our work mirrors what you do on set, not the cold audition room.

Our acting classes and career planning are ideal for the experienced, emerging actor and or crossing over from Theatre to Film or other disciplines or you simply have the ACTING BUG! Why not? We see month after month how ordinary people become great actors and great actors become crafted actors.

The goal remains the same: to become Crafted, to let you express and to get cast more. We also train individuals who want to expand from other mediums such as dance, singing and business professionals.

YOU will be working On camera in our studio which it mirrors working on set with Award Winning Professionals, multiple time award winning actors and directors who are ready and willing to give their passion, skill and talent to take you to the next level and help building your confidence with a new set of skills.

In Alza Acting Studio We believe that what one can accomplish, another thousand could accomplish as well. It is our mission to develop each actor’s truth – body, soul and voice Let's a begin the journey.

Our Actors/Students


are currently working in leading, guest starring and principal roles in most of the major films and series been shot in Toronto and around the world. Our actors have gone on to win awards and light up the silver screens at some of the top largest festivals in the world, including Cannes, TIFF, Venice and hundreds of festivals around the world. The studio has helped shape the career of many successful Canadian actors who have gone on to star, co star and play principal roles  in films & series such as The Americans, Bitten, Degrassi, CrackedFlashpoint, Rockie Blue, Lost Girl, Blackbird (winner at tiff), What we have (winner at TIFF Inside Out) Hannibal,  HBO’s Transporter,  The Strain, Nikita to name a few..


Studio Director

Walter Alza

Award Winning-artist/Actor/Director/Writer/Producer/Acting Coach.

walter alzaSome legends that Walter Alza has worked with include John Candy, Edward Woodward Oscar Winner director Robert Wise(West Side Story), Robert Loggia (scarface) Paul Sorvino (Good fellows, Mambo Italiano) Leslie Nielsen (The Naked gun), Christopher Lloyd(Back to the Future) Robert Stack, Charles Bronson, other actors, and directors include Academy Award nominee Terrance Howard 50 Cent and Academy Award nominee director Jim Sheridan, Ricky Gervais, Omar Miller, George Wendt (Cheers) Eric Bana (Munich, Black Hawk Down, Hulk, Hanna, and Star Trek).Omar Miller ( 8 Mile, Should we Dance) Katherine Ohara (home alone), Kelly Macdonald Boardwalk Empire America Ferrera (Ugly Betty) Kim Coates (Sons of Anarchy) Jeff Arch (Writer: Sleepless in Seattle) John Landis (Dir of Blues Brothers, Thriller Michael Jackson), Director Ken Finkleman, DANNY WELLS. Adwally Ogunleye (Lost)David Carradine, (Kill Bill) Don McKellar,Maury Chaykin, Martha Henry Paul Gross (Due South, Men with Brooms) CARLO ROTA (24) Callum Keith Renni (Memento)Kim Huffman (Mama Mia, Traders, Looking for Leonard) Rick Schroder (NYPD) John Vernon Yasmine Bleeth 90201, Catherine Robertson (902101, Scary Movie 3) Annabeth Gish (90201, Double Jeopardy), John Stamos (Full House, Fuller House) Nick Campbell. READ MORE ABOUT WALTER ALZA