Part-Time Workshops

Spring Session: January 30 – April 15, 2017
Summer Session: June 12 – August 19, 2017
Fall Session: September – November, 2017

New York 2017 Spring Workshops Session

  • Interview Required for New Applicants. Please call the studio at 212-689-0087 to schedule an interview.
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**All Spring Workshops Skip the week of March 14-19 for Spring Break**

BUILD A STRONG FOUNDATION


EVENING INTRODUCTORY PROGRAM

10 WEEKS, $2600
JANUARY 31-APRIL 13 
TUESDAYS, WEDNESDAYS, THURSDAYS 6:30pm – 10:30pm
This 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.
Instructors: Jon Korkes (Scene Study), Nick Piacente (Movement), Dayle Towarnicky (Voice & Speech), Deborah Kym (Acting Technique)
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WEEKEND INTRODUCTORY PROGRAM

10 WEEKS, $1995
SATURDAYS, FEBRUARY 4- APRIL 15   10am – 7pm
This new, intensive 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.
Instructors: Jon Korkes (Scene Study), Nick Piacente (Movement), Reginald Veneziano (Voice & Speech), Deborah Kym (Acting Technique)
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ACTING TECHNIQUE I

10 WEEKS, $700
Option 1: TUESDAYS, JANUARY 31- APRIL 11   1pm – 4pm
Option 2: TUESDAYS, JANUARY 31- APRIL 11   7pm- 10pm
This Stella Adler® program explores the language and principles of Stella Adler’s approach to acting, including action, circumstance, and justification. Students will develop a foundation from which to build themselves as actors as well as human beings.
Instructor: Deborah Kym
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SCENE STUDY I

10 WEEKS, $700
Option 1: MONDAYS, JANUARY 30-APRIL 10   7pm – 10pm
Option 2: WEDNESDAYS, FEBRUARY 1- APRIL 12   7pm – 10pm
This class is a combination of fundamental acting exercises and scene study designed to establish a strong foundation for each actor. Students will learn to develop character through actions and objectives drawn from the text.
Instructors: Jon Korkes (Mondays), Michael Grenham (Wednesdays)
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SOUND INTO ACTION: VOICE & MONOLOGUE

10 WEEKS, $650
SATURDAYS, FEBRUARY 4- APRIL 15   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: Reginald Veneziano
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VOICE OVER 101

4 WEEKS, $350
SATURDAYS, MARCH 25- APRIL 15   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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TEEN WEEKEND CONSERVATORY

8 Weeks $995
For ages 14-17
SATURDAYS FEBRUARY 18-APRIL 15   10am-6pm
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.


CONTINUE YOUR TRAINING


SCENE STUDY II

Invitation Required from Scene Study I
10 WEEKS, $700
WEDNESDAYS, FEBRUARY 1- APRIL 12   7pm – 10pm
This class is a continuation of Scene Study I and integrates the thoughtful examination of a play in its depth of idea and how its meaning translates into an actor’s behavior. Students will learn how to make intelligent choices that serve the play.
Instructor: Jon Korkes


ACTING TECHNIQUE II

Invitation Required from Acting Technique I
10 WEEKS, $700
Option 1: THURSDAYS, FEBRUARY 2- APRIL 13   1pm – 4pm
Option 2: THURSDAYS, FEBRUARY 2- APRIL 13   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 monologue work and more advanced exercises developed by Stella Adler.
INSTRUCTOR: Deborah Kym


ACTING TECHNIQUE III

Invitation Required from Acting Technique II
10 WEEKS, $700
MONDAYS, JANUARY 30-APRIL 10   7pm – 10pm
This Stella Adler® program is a deeper investigation of the concepts introduced in Acting Technique II by applying the process to partner scene work and script interpretation. Actors will strengthen what they have learned in Acting Technique II through partner scene work and script interpretation. Through a greater understanding of Script Interpretation, actors will also learn how to make more appropriate character development choices and clarify their role as interpreter of the text. This course completes the three-part Acting Technique workshop series.
INSTRUCTOR: Deborah Kym


APPROACHING THE ROLE

Invite or Audition Required
10 WEEKS, $700
MONDAYS, JANUARY 30- APRIL 10   7pm – 10pm
(Skips Monday, October 10th, in observance of Columbus Day)
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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ACTING FOR FILM & TELEVISION

10 WEEKS, $800
Option 1: TUESDAYS, JANUARY 31- APRIL 11   6:30pm – 10:30pm
Option 2: SATURDAYS, FEBRUARY 4- APRIL 15   12pm – 4pm
This intermediate 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

Audition Required
10 WEEKS, $825
MONDAYS, JANUARY 30- APRIL 10   6:30pm – 10:30pm
(Skips Monday , October 10th, in observance of Columbus Day)
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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ADVANCED SCENE STUDY with PATRICK QUAGLIANO

Audition Required
8 WEEKS, $600
THURSDAYS MARCH 2- APRIL 27   1pm-4pm
This class synthesizes contemporary scene work with technique exercises that explore the languare 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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SENSE MEMORY AND THE WORK OF STELLA ADLER

10 WEEKS $800
WEDNESDAYS, FEBRUARY 1- APRIL 12   7pm – 10pm
This class will explore an effective synthesis of the Lee Strasberg Sense Memory Method and the work of Stella Adler . Students will work on exercises in both techniques and then apply them to the contemporary scene work under the instruction of master teacher Sam Schacht, former Dean of the Actors Studio at New School University.
Instructor: Sam Schacht
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JON KORKES MASTER CLASS

Audition Required
10 WEEKS, $700
THURSDAYS, FEBRUARY 2- APRIL 13   7pm – 10pm
This master class consists of intensified scene study for working actors and advanced students. Actors will collaborate with renowned actor and teacher Jon Korkes on an extensive regimen of contemporary material.
Instructor: Jon Korkes
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