What type of classes does MasterClass offer?


MasterClass works with world-class practitioners to share their unique mastery with the world.

Below is a list, highlighting some of the courses we currently offer:

Film & TV

  • Werner Herzog Teaches Filmmaking
  • Martin Scorsese Teaches Filmmaking
  • Jodie Foster Teaches Filmmaking
  • Ken Burns Teaches Documentary Filmmaking
  • Ron Howard Teaches Directing
  • David Lynch Teaches Creativity and Film
  • Samuel L. Jackson Teaches Acting
  • Helen Mirren Teaches Acting
  • Natalie Portman Teaches Acting

Music & Entertainment

  • Usher Teaches The Art of Performance
  • Christina Aguilera Teaches Singing
  • Reba McEntire Teaches Country Music
  • deadmau5 Teaches Electronic Music Production
  • Hans Zimmer Teaches Film Scoring
  • Steve Martin Teaches Comedy
  • Herbie Hancock Teaches Jazz
  • Armin Van Buuren Teaches Dance Music
  • Penn & Teller Teach the Art of Magic
  • Itzhak Perlman Teaches Violin 
  • Carlos Santana Teaches the Art and Soul of Guitar 
  • Timbaland Teaches Producing and Beatmaking 
  • Danny Elfman Teaches Music for Film
  • Tom Morello Teaches Electric Guitar 
  • Judd Apatow Teaches Comedy


  • James Patterson Teaches Writing
  • Aaron Sorkin Teaches Screenwriting
  • Shonda Rhimes Teaches Writing for Television
  • David Mamet Teaches Dramatic Writing
  • Judy Blume Teaches Writing
  • Dan Brown Teaches Writing Thrillers
  • RL Stine Teaches Writing
  • Judy Blume Teaches Writing 
  • Joyce Carol Oats Teaches The Art of the Short Story 
  • Neil Gaiman Teaches The Art of Storytelling 
  • David Sedaris Teaches Story Telling and Humor 
  • Billy Collins Teaches Reading and Writing Poetry 
  • David Baldacci Teaches Mystery and Thriller Writing
  • Margaret Atwood Teaches Creative Writing

Culinary Arts

  • Gordon Ramsay Teaches Cooking
  • Wolfgang Puck Teaches Cooking
  • Thomas Keller Teaches Cooking Techniques
  • Alice Waters Teaches Home Cooking
  • James Suckling Teaches Wine Appreciation 
  • Aaron Franklin Teaches Texas-Style BBQ 
  • Massimo Bottura Teaches Modern Italian Cooking
  • Dominique Ansel Teaches French Pastry Fundamentals 

Business, Politics & Society

  • Bob Woodward Teaches Investigate Journalism 
  • Sara Blakely Teaches Self-Made Entrepreneurship
  • Doris Kearns Goodwin Teaches U.S. Presidential History and Leadership 
  • Bob Woodward Teaches Investigative Journalism 
  • Paul Krugman Teaches Economics and Society 
  • Anna Wintour Teaches Creativity and Leadership
  • David Axelrod & Karl Rove Teach Campaign Strategy and Messaging 
  • Bob Iger Teaches Business Strategy and Leadership
  • Howard Schultz Teaches Business Leadership 

Sports & Games

  • Serena Williams Teaches Tennis
  • Stephen Curry Teaches Shooting Ball Handling and Scoring
  • Garry Kasparov Teaches Chess
  • Phil Ivey Teaches Poker Strategy 
  • Daniel Negreanu Teaches Poker 
  • Simone Biles Teaches Gymnastics Fundamentals 
  • Misty Copeland Teaches Ballet Technique and Artistry 

Design, Photography & Fashion

  • Frank Gehry Teaches Design and Architecture
  • Diane Von Furstenberg Teaches Building a Fashion Brand
  • Marc Jacobs Teaches Fashion Design
  • Annie Leibovitz Teaches Photography
  • Jimmy Chin Teaches Adventure Photography 


  • Bobbi Brown Teaches Makeup and Beauty 

Science & Technology

  • Dr. Jane Goodall Teaches Conservation
  • Chris Hadfield Teaches Space Exploration 


Please check out more details by heading to our main page at masterclass.com and keep an eye on our site for any future updates!

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