Part-Time Workshops

Summer 2020: July 6–August 15, 2020
Fall Session: SeptemberDecember, 2020 (Skips Thanksgiving Week)
Spring Session: FebruaryApril, 2021 (Skips Spring Break)

New York 2020 Summer Workshops Session

  • COVID-19 UPDATE: (5/26/2020) The Studio is mission driven to provide an environment that values humanity above all else. In these pandemic times, that means taking the best of advice of local authorities toward community health and safety. New York City continues to shelter-in and the studio has decided to move all summer programs to Zoom. Online summer programs allow us to offer actors a chance to train with world-class faculty while observing important social distancing measures.
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SCHEDULING ENTRANCE INTERVIEW/AUDITION:

To schedule an interview, please complete an Workshops Online Application Form first. Once the application is received, the administration will contact you to schedule an interview appointment. There is no commitment made when submitting the form.

WORKSHOP CATEGORIES:
Introductory Programs  |  Acting Technique  |  Scene Study  |  On-Camera Acting  |  Voice & Speech  |  Teen


All Summer Workshops will now be offered online via live Zoom instruction.

INTRODUCTORY PROGRAMS

EVENING INTRODUCTORY PROGRAM

6 WEEKS, $1575 Now $1400 – CLOSED
JULY 6–AUGUST 13
TUESDAYS, WEDNESDAYS, THURSDAYS  | 6:30–10:30 PM
This foundation course is a taste of conservatory training with classes in Acting Technique, Scene Study, Movement, and Voice & Speech. Students will develop more fully as actors in this intensive, multi-disciplinary program.
Classes: Scene Study, Movement, Voice & Speech, Acting Technique


WEEKEND INTRODUCTORY PROGRAM

6 WEEKS, $1200 Now $950
SATURDAYS, JULY 11–AUGUST 15  | 10AM–7PM
This foundation course is a taste of conservatory training with classes in Acting Technique, Scene Study, Movement, and Voice & Speech. Students will develop more fully as actors in this weekend, multi-disciplinary program.
CLASSES: Scene Study, Movement, Voice & Speech, Acting Technique


TECHNIQUE

ACTING TECHNIQUE I

6 WEEKS, 10 CLASSES, $700 Now $575
TUESDAYS, JULY 7–AUGUST 11 & FRIDAYS, JULY 24–AUGUST 14  | 7–10 PM
This Stella Adler® program explores the language and principles of Stella Adler’s approach to acting, including action, circumstance, and justification, rooted in the power of the imagination. Actors will develop a foundation from which to build themselves as actors as well as human beings.
INSTRUCTOR: Patrick Quagliano


ACTING TECHNIQUE II

Invite Required
6 WEEKS, 10 CLASSES, $700 Now $575 – CLOSED
MONDAYS, JULY 6–AUGUST 10 & WEDNESDAYS, JULY 22–AUGUST 12  | 7–10 PM
This Stella Adler® program is a deeper investigation of the concepts introduced in Acting Technique I, including action, circumstance, and justification, rooted in the power of the imagination. Actors will strengthen what they have learned in Acting Technique I through more advanced exercises developed by Stella Adler.
INSTRUCTOR: Patrick Quagliano


ON-CAMERA

ACTING FOR FILM & TELEVISION

6 WEEKS, 10 CLASSES, $725 Now $600 – WAIT LIST
MONDAYS, JULY 6–AUGUST 10 & THURSDAYS, JULY 23–AUGUST 13  | 7–10 PM
This intermediate level class is an “immersion” experience in the techniques necessary to work in feature film as well as in television dramas and comedies. Students will learn to memorize scripts quickly, relax in front of a camera and “find themselves” in the roles they are playing; three skills necessary for success in feature film and television performance. This is not a class for beginners, previous actor training required.
INSTRUCTOR: Alberto Bonilla


ADVANCED ON-CAMERA TECHNIQUE with TODD THALER

6 WEEKS, 10 CLASSES, $825 Now $600
WEDNESDAYS, JULY 8–AUGUST 12 & THURSDAYS, JULY 23–AUGUST 13  | 7–10 PM
This advanced workshop is a hybrid of on-camera scene study and audition technique for the trained actor with renowned casting director/acting teacher Todd Thaler. Through scene work and audition practices students will fine tune their on-camera technique while still sharpening and expanding their artistic and creative skill set.
Instructor: Todd Thaler


SCENE STUDY

SCENE STUDY I

6 WEEKS, 10 CLASSES, $700 Now $575
MONDAYS, JULY 6–AUGUST 10 & FRIDAYS, JULY 24–AUGUST 14  | 7–10 PM
This class is a combination of fundamental acting exercises and scene study designed to establish a strong foundation for each actor. Actors will learn to develop character through actions and objectives drawn from the text.
INSTRUCTOR: Jon Korkes


SCENE STUDY II

Invite or Audition Required
6 WEEKS, 10 CLASSES, $700 Now $575
TUESDAYS JULY 7–AUGUST 11 & THURSDAYS, JULY 23–AUGUST 13  | 7–10 PM
This class moves beyond the fundamentals of Scene Study I. It is devoted entirely to contemporary scene work and provides a greater variety of characters and situations that take the actor’s skill to a higher level.
INSTRUCTOR: Jon Korkes


APPROACHING THE ROLE

Invite or Audition Required
6 WEEKS, 10 CLASSES, $700 Now $575 – CLOSED
MONDAYS, JULY 6–AUGUST 10 & WEDNESDAYS, JULY 22–AUGUST 12  | 7–10 PM
This intermediate scene study course is designed for the actor who has a basic technique, but is seeking a stronger foundation.  Actors will analyze the text, the concept of active personalization, the specific creation of a character, emotional accessibility, and the ability to act on impulse with imagination and heart.
INSTRUCTOR: Paul Takacs



VOICE & SPEECH

VOICE OVER 101

4 WEEKS, $350 Now $250
SATURDAYS, JULY 18–AUGUST 8  | 1–4 PM
Taught by VO Instructor Bruce Kronenberg, Voice Over 101 is the most comprehensive voice over training you can get in New York City.  Covering every genre of VO (Radio Commercials, Television Commercials, Audiobook and Narration and Animation), learn how to use your new skills to make money.  The final class covers the Business of the Voice Over Business. Students receive MP3 files of their weekly work.
INSTRUCTOR: Bruce Kronenberg


 

SCHEDULING ENTRANCE INTERVIEW/AUDITION:
To schedule an interview, please complete an Online Workshops Application Form first. Once the application is received, the administration will contact you to schedule an interview appointment. There is no commitment made when submitting the form.