Part-Time Workshops

Spring Session: January 28 – April 15, 2019
Summer Session: June 11 – August 19, 2019
Fall Session: September – November, 2019

New York 2019 Spring 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
JANUARY 29 – APRIL 11
TUESDAYS, WEDNESDAYS, THURSDAYS   6:30pm – 10:30pm
This foundation course is a taste of conservatory training with classes in Acting Technique, Scene Study, Movement, and Voice & Speech. Actors will develop more fully as actors in this intensive, multi-disciplinary program.
CLASSES: Scene Study, Movement, Voice & Speech, Acting Technique
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WEEKEND INTRODUCTORY PROGRAM

10 WEEKS, $1995
SATURDAYS, FEBRUARY 2 – APRIL 13   10am – 7pm
This foundation course is a taste of conservatory training with classes in Acting Technique, Scene Study, Movement, and Voice & Speech. Actors 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 WEEKS, $700
Option 1: TUESDAYS, JANUARY 29 – APRIL 9   1pm – 4pm
Option 2: TUESDAYS, JANUARY 29 – APRIL 9   7pm – 10pm
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: Antonio Merenda
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ACTING TECHNIQUE II

Invite Required

8 WEEKS, $600
THURDAYS, MARCH 7 – MAY 2   7pm – 10pm
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, JANUARY 29 – APRIL 9  6:30pm – 10:30pm
Option 2: SATURDAYS, FEBRUARY 2 – APRIL 13  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
MONDAYS,  FEBRUARY 4 – APRIL 15  6:30pm – 10:30pm
Audition Required
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, FEBRUARY 4 – APRIL 15    7pm – 10pm
Option 2: THURSDAYS, JANUARY 31 – APRIL 11   7pm – 10pm
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, JANUARY 30 – APRIL 10   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, FEBRUARY 4 – APRIL 15   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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PATRICK QUAGLIANO SCENE LAB

Audition or Invite Required
8 WEEKS, $600
THURSDAYS, MARCH 7 – MAY 2   1pm – 4pm
This class synthesizes contemporary scene work with technique exercises that explore the language and principles of Stella Adler’s approach to acting, including action, circumstance, and justification.  Students will learn how to “put it all together.”
Instructor: Patrick Quagliano
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SAM SCHACHT MASTER CLASS

Invite or Audition Required
On-Going – 4 Week Minimum Commitment
MONDAYS from 7pm-10pm
$300 per 4 week session
This is an on-going 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. There is a 4-week minimum commitment.
Upcoming Sessions:
Fall Session 2: October 15th – November 5th, 2018
Fall Session 3: November 19th – December 10th, 2018 – NOW ENROLLING!
Spring Session 1: January 28 – February 18, 2019
Spring Session 2: March 4 – April 1, 2019 (Skips March 18 for Spring Break)
Spring Session 3: April 15 – May 6, 2019
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VOICE & SPEECH

 

VOICE OVER 101

4 WEEKS, $350
Spring Session: SATURDAYS, MARCH 23 – APRIL 13    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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AMERICAN ACCENT ACQUISITION I

10 WEEKS, $650
WEDNESDAYS, JANUARY 30 – APRIL 10   7:30pm – 10:30pm
This voice class is designed to help actors neutralize their native accents by exploring how to form the various complicated sounds and placements of the Standard American Dialect. Level 1 teaches the correct placement of the consonant sounds, leading to greater clarity and confidence for the speaker, thus making that process both comfortable and natural. Proficiency in the English language and previous actor training is required to take this class.
INSTRUCTOR: Joe Goscinski
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TEEN

 

TEEN WEEKEND CONSERVATORY

8 WEEKS, $995
For ages 14 – 18
SATURDAYS, FEBRUARY 16 – APRIL 13 10:00am – 6:00pm
The Stella Adler Teen Conservatory is designed to give young actors quality actor-training taught by the same faculty as Conservatory and NYU/Tisch School of the Arts Program. Students will learn core acting elements that make up a responsible actor.
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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.