Part-Time Workshops

Summer Session: June 11 – August 19, 2019
Fall Session: September – November, 2019

New York 2019 Summer Workshops Session

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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


INTRODUCTORY PROGRAMS

EVENING INTRODUCTORY PROGRAM

10 WEEKS, $2600
JUNE 11 – AUGUST 22
TUESDAYS, WEDNESDAYS, THURSDAYS   6:30pm – 10:30pm
(Skips July 4th in Observance of Independence Day)
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.
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WEEKEND INTRODUCTORY PROGRAM

10 WEEKS, $1995
SATURDAYS, JUNE 15 – AUGUST 17 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
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TECHNIQUE

ACTING TECHNIQUE I

10 CLASSES over 9 WEEKS, $700
Option 1: TUESDAYS, JUNE 11 – AUGUST 6   1pm – 4pm
Option 2: TUESDAYS, JUNE 11 – AUGUST 6   7pm – 10pm
(10th Class to be Arranged by Instructor and Participants)
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
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ACTING TECHNIQUE II

Invite Required
10 CLASSES over 9 WEEKS, $700
THURSDAYS, JUNE 13 – AUGUST 8   7pm – 10pm
(10th Class to be Arranged by Instructor and Participants)
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

10 WEEKS, $800
Option 1: TUESDAYS, JUNE 11 – AUGUST 13   6:30pm – 10:30pm
Option 2: SATURDAYS, JUNE 15 – AUGUST 17  12pm – 4pm
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.
INSTRUCTOR: Alberto Bonilla
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ADVANCED ON-CAMERA TECHNIQUE with TODD THALER

10 WEEKS, $825
WEDNESDAYS, JUNE 12 – AUGUST 14 6:30pm – 10:30pm
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
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SCENE STUDY

SCENE STUDY I

10 WEEKS, $700
Option 1: MONDAYS, JUNE 10 – AUGUST 12   7pm – 10pm
Option 2: THURSDAYS, JUNE 13 – AUGUST 22  7pm-10pm (Skips July 4th)
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
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SCENE STUDY II

Invite or Audition Required
10 WEEKS, $700
WEDNESDAYS, JUNE 12 – AUGUST 14  7pm – 10pm
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
10 WEEKS, $700
MONDAYS, JUNE 10 – AUGUST 12  7pm – 10pm
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
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SAM SCHACHT MASTER CLASS

Invite or Audition Required
8 WEEKS, $600
MONDAYS, MAY 13 – JULY 1  7pm – 10pm
This is a high-paced master class for working professionals and graduates to continue their artistic growth as they pursue their careers. Work on scenes, monologues and cold readings with Master Teacher Sam Schacht, former dean of The Actors Studio Drama School.
INSTRUCTOR: Sam Schacht
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VOICE & SPEECH

VOICE OVER 101

4 WEEKS, $350
SPRING SESSION: SATURDAYS, MARCH 23-APRIL 13 1pm-4pm
SUMMER SESSION: SATURDAYS, JULY 20 – AUGUST 10   1pm-4pm
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
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SOUND INTO ACTION: VOICE & MONOLOGUE

8 WEEKS, $525
SATURDAYS, JUNE 15 – AUGUST 3  1pm – 4pm
This class is a unique hybrid of voice and speech, language and text, and acting technique. One hour of voice exercises, followed by two hours of monologue work. Each actor will leave the class with fully realized, contrasting classical & contemporary speeches to add to their monologue portfolio.
INSTRUCTOR: Joe Goscinski
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TEEN

TEEN WEEKEND CONSERVATORY

5 Weeks, $3250
Monday-Friday, 30 Hours a Week
July 8 – August 9, 2019
The Stella Adler Summer Teen Conservatory is a five week, thirty-hour-per-week intensive for 14-18 year olds held Monday through Friday; it is the most rigorous of its kind. This demanding program is based on the conviction that young actors can be trained with the same rigor and discipline as adults.
Visit the Teen Classes Page to Learn More and How to Apply


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.