Inspiring Performers


Stephen has been teaching on the high-school, college and graduate level for 18 years. His students have gone on to pursue professional careers as actors, writers, and directors. Several of his students have written productions that have been published, performed professionally, and won awards at festivals in Pensacola, FL, Washington D.C., Sydney Australia, and London, England.

Stephen has directed over sixty productions, written six Christian musicals and four plays, and acted professionally in television, film and on the stage.

He holds a B.A. and an M.A. in performance and an M.F.A. in dramatics.

Stephen's heart's desire is to please the Lord and point others to Christ with dramatic art.

One-on-one class fees are $20 per half hour lesson due at the beginning of each month. 

To book a lesson or for more information contact us at (850) 207-6877 or via e-mail at

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For group classes the fee for the entire course is due before the first class period.

For private lessons fees for the each month are due before the first lesson of the month.

Stephen Joseph Burke


Teen Acting Class
Ages 12-19

Fridays 3:30-5 PM, Pensacola, FL

October  27- November 17

Taught by Stephen Joseph Burke

Students will study acting method and techniques, build confidence and improve communication skills. The class will culminate in a showcase performance of scenes from plays.

Fee: $80

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Scriptwriting Seminar
Ages 15-Adult

Saturday, November 11

1-4 PM, Pensacola, FL

Taught by Stephen Joseph Burke

This one day seminar will cover many practical aspects of Scriptwriting. Students will be inspired and gain the confidence to get their stories performed!

Fee: $30

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