Online courses for the serious young actor (ages 14–18) no matter where you are in the world! Study with the Stella Adler Studio remotely through live Zoom sessions. Online classes are open to both US Residents and International Actors.
Teen Online Workshops Application
ACTING TECHNIQUE with MELISSA MICKENS
4 Weeks | Saturdays
August 8–29, 2020 | 2:00–4:00 PM EDT (10:00 AM–1:00 PM PDT)
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.
CREATING THE CHARACTER with NICK PIACENTE
4 Weeks | Saturdays
August 8–29, 2020 | 12:00–2:00 PM EDT (9:00–11:00 AM PDT)
This workshop’s aim is to get the body moving in different, extraordinary ways and how to examine text, character, and emotion using the Eight Efforts with Laban Movement Analysis. Students learn a diverse movement vocabulary which can be used to explore space in free, specific, and exciting ways, and create complex full-bodied characters that they can attach to their monologue and scene work immediately!
THE PERFECT MONOLOGUE with CHRISTA KIMLICKO JONES
4 Weeks | Sundays
August 9–30, 2020 | 1:00–3:00 PM EDT (10:00 AM–12:00 PM PDT)
Lead by Director of Teen Programs Christa Kimlicko Jones, this workshop will help you find those perfect audition monologues for college, meetings or conservatory training programs. You’ll learn the how to’s as well as come away with at least 2 monologues that are great for you right now!
Fall Courses (Starts September)
TEEN WEEKEND CONSERVATORY: Session 1
8 Weeks | Saturdays & Sundays, 8 Hours
September 26-November 14, 2020 | Sat: 11AM-2:30PM EDT, Sun: 11AM-3:30PM EDT
The studio is excited to offer our popular conservatory program for teens online! This weekend intensive split over Saturdays and Sundays is structured to suit both the emerging and professional young actor seeking to train with the studio’s NYU Tisch & Conservatory faculty. The program will explore serious multi-disciplinary training in a conservatory environment in order to build a solid foundation in the actor’s craft while introducing Stella Adler’s approach to character development.
Classes: Scene Study, Acting Technique, Improvisation, Voice & Speech, Movement Techniques
COLLEGE AUDITION PREP with Christa Kimlicko Jones
6 Weeks | Sundays, 3 Hours
October 4 – November 8, 2020 | 3:30PM – 6:30PM EDT (12:30PM – 3:30PM PDT)
This class will comprehensively prepare the current high school senior or junior theatre student for the rigorous demands monologue audition process for BFA and BA theatre programs. This class combines the structure of a group class with the intimacy and personal attention of private coaching. Students will leave the class with polished audition material and fully prepared to audition for college programs.
SCENE STUDY with Judson Jones
6 Weeks | Saturdays, 3 Hours
October 3 – November 7, 2020 | 3:30PM – 6:30PM EDT (12:30PM – 3:30PM PDT)
Through scene work, acting exercises and script analysis, we will explore the creation of character focusing on relationships, actions and circumstances from scenes in contemporary plays.
How to Apply to Workshops
Admission to the Teen Online Courses is by entrance interview with the Director of Teen Programs. Applicants must be 14–18 years of age. To schedule an interview, please complete a Teen Online Courses 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.
Current or former students of the Stella Adler Studio do not need to submit a new application. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for approval.