The Path to Your Ultimate Performance Method

Say goodbye to using imaginative or emotional recall techniques in your acting. The Perdekamp Emotional Method is a revolutionary body-based technique that offers a reliable and effortless approach to consistently deliver fresh and authentic performances take after take, allowing you to shine in auditions and on screen. Transform your acting career and give heart-stopping performances with PEM.

Taught at Leading Acting Universities Worldwide

30 Years of Research and Development

7000+ Actors from Over 55 Countries Coached

“The PEM process confronts the reality of what the job is in a way that I haven’t observed in other training methods. It actually equips you for being on set.”

Jess Bush
Australian actress, model, and visual artist who plays Christine Chapel in Star Trek: Strange New Worlds

How PEM Helps You Nail Your Auditions

Walk into any audition, confident that you’ll leave a lasting impression

  • Quickly and safely switch between different emotions without the emotional hangover
  • Develop a deeper understanding of your emotional processes to expand your acting range
  • Work through personal blocks to maximise your performance potential
  • Access live online classes with experienced coaches
  • 1-on-1 sessions to establish your specific goals and how to achieve them


We’re bringing the power of PEM directly to you.

Complementing our renowned online programs, these in-person workshops provide a unique opportunity for hands-on learning and an immersive experience with PEM Master Instructor Sarah Victoria. Actors will be taught PEM’s unique physiological access to emotion, in both subtle and big expressions, breaking through conditioning and personal blocks in the process.

Enrich your craft, learn from the best and become part of a global community passionate about the art of acting.

Please note that enrollment into our New York and Byron Bay workshops are by application only. Please email us at with your expression of interest and we will get back to you with application details.

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$300* – $350 USD

13th & 14th April, 2024

Alchemical Studios, NYC 10011

2 Day Intensive Workshop

*Early bird pricing. Ends 29th Feb, 2024.

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$220* – $275 AUD

25th Feb OR 17th March, 2024

Melbourne Actors Guild, St Kilda

1 Day Introductory Workshop

*Early bird pricing. Ends 4th Feb, 2024. 

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To Be Confirmed

Location TBD

1 Day Introductory Workshop


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Los Angeles

$300* – $350 USD

20th & 21st April, 2024

Location TBD

2 Day Intensive Workshop

*Early bird pricing. Ends 29th Feb, 2024.

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£350 GBP

29th April – 6th March

Vieira de Leiria, Portugal

5 Day Intensive Retreat

Try Our 30-Minute Introduction

This exclusive online session provides you with a firsthand insight into physically accessing emotions effectively and reliably, while ensuring a secure and repeatable process. Here’s what you can expect:

  • Work with a certified instructor who will guide you through the foundational steps of PEM.
  • A balanced mix of Q&A, theory, and body-based exercises to deepen your physical relationship with emotions

Limited Special Offer:
 Book now for a $15 discount!

$50.00 AUD    $35.00 AUD

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Land More Acting Roles with our One-on-One Sessions

For dedicated actors, mastering the art is a burning passion.

At Kalliso, our PEM instructors don’t just teach; they ignite your authentic potential and guide you through personalised one-on-one sessions. Unveil your individual acting aspirations, deepen your craft and accelerate your acting career. Sculpt your success with Kalliso’s transformative PEM training.

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$120.00 AUD

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[5 Pack] 1:1 online PEM SESSION - 1HR

$570.00 AUD

Prefer Small Group Classes?

Then Kalliso’s workshops and online courses are for you. Join a dynamic learning environment where you can develop and be inspired by fellow actors from all over the world. These courses are our most recommended pathway for in-depth PEM training.

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2-Day PEM Workshop

$550.00 AUD

Introduction to the 6 emotions: Aggression, Happiness, Grief, Lust, Fear & Revulsion
Each day 7 hours (including a 1 hour break)

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6-week Online PEM Course

$550.00 AUD

Choose from PEM Basics 1 (Aggression) or PEM Basics 2 (Happiness)
 2 hour sessions weekly

Check out upcoming dates below!

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