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Our History

Celebrating 75 years, Barbizon Modeling and Acting Centers have been the world’s most respected schools for training in modeling and acting.  With over 265 locations worldwide, Barbizon is the largest agency in the world.  Barbizon Harrisburg is located in Lemoyne, Pennsylvania, just one mile south of Harrisburg.  Licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry, we have been teaching modeling and acting for over 38 years.

Barbizon not only prepares children, teens, and young adults for careers in modeling and acting, but also cultivates the life skills critical for healthy personal development and a successful career in any field.  Self-esteem, self-confidence, and communication skills are taught in programs developed for each student’s unique interest.  Our programs are designed to train preteens ages five and up, teens, and young adults.

Modeling Training and Instruction

- Makeup application, hair and skin care
- Television Commercial
- Personal Development
- Nutrition and Exercise
- Effective Speech and Voice Projection
- Talk Show Workshops
- Professional Photo Posing and Movement
- Fashion Workshops
- Runway Modeling Techniques
- Fashion Show Techniques
- Projecting Self Confidence
- Photo shoots
- Wardrobe Planning and Accessorizing
- Product modeling
- TV Presence/ Public Speaking
- Beauty Pageants 

Acting Training and Instruction

- Improvisation
- Monologue
- New Item
- Personalization
- Sense Memory
- Cold Reading
- How to Understand a Scene
- Interviewing Techniques
- Characterization & Character Development

Personal Development 

Dressing for Success
- Self-confidence Development
- Interview skills
- Poise and etiquette


Our History

Celebrating 75 years, Barbizon Modeling and Acting Centers have been the world’s most respected schools for training in modeling and acting.  With over 265 locations worldwide, Barbizon is the largest agency in the world.  Barbizon Harrisburg is located in Green Tree, just minutes from downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  Licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry, we have been teaching modeling and acting for over 42 years.

Barbizon not only prepares children, teens, and young adults for careers in modeling and acting, but also cultivates the life skills critical for healthy personal development and a successful career in any field.  Self-esteem, self-confidence, and communication skills are taught in programs developed for each student’s unique interest.  Our programs are designed to train preteens ages five and up, teens, and young adults.

Modeling Training and Instruction

- Makeup application, hair and skin care
- Television Commercial
- Personal Development
- Nutrition and Exercise
- Effective Speech and Voice Projection
- Talk Show Workshops
- Professional Photo Posing and Movement
- Fashion Workshops
- Runway Modeling Techniques
- Fashion Show Techniques
- Projecting Self Confidence
- Photo shoots
- Wardrobe Planning and Accessorizing
- Product modeling
- TV Presence/ Public Speaking
- Beauty Pageants 

Acting Training and Instruction

- Improvisation
- Monologue
- New Item
- Personalization
- Sense Memory
- Cold Reading
- How to Understand a Scene
- Interviewing Techniques
- Characterization & Character Development

Personal Development 

Dressing for Success
- Self-confidence Development
- Interview skills
- Poise and etiquette