Professional Conservatory

The full-time conservatory programs are the heart and soul of the Stella Adler Studio, the culmination of Stella‚Äôs vision for complete acting training. Since 1949, the Professional Conservatory has trained some of America’s most important actors and is considered one of the best in the nation. In these programs modeled after MFA graduate-level training, students gain tools and techniques to better engage their imagination, to analyze text deeply and accurately, and to create rich, specific characters; while also preparing for the creative challenges of the New York and Hollywood industries in Film, Television, and Theatre.

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3-Year Conservatory

Begins September 3, 2019
Price: $8,200 per semester
The 3-Year Conservatory lays the foundation for these techniques in the first year, explores and enriches them in the second year and, in the last year, tests them in performance. The program is modeled after a graduate-level MFA program, and is taught by a world-class faculty.

Evening Conservatory

Fall Start Session: Begins September 9, 2019
Price: $6,000 per semester
The Evening Conservatory is designed along similar lines as the 3-Year Conservatory, but it is intended for students who wish to train in the evenings. As such, the training is intensified and intended to produce a comprehensive conservatory experience over the length of two years.

Los Angeles Conservatory

Begins September 17th, 2018
The Professional LA Conservatory is the apex of all training programs at the Art of Acting Studio. In this exclusive program students learn tools and techniques to better engage their imagination, to analyze text deeply and accurately, to create rich, specific characters, to engage the body and voice fully and to work professionally and creatively on both stage and screen.