Part-Time Workshops

Workshops now extended to 10-weeks!

Fall Session: September 14 – November 23, 2015
Spring Session: February 1 – April 16, 2016
Summer Session: June – August, 2016

New York 2015 Fall Workshops Session

Interview Required for New Applicants
Please call the studio at 212-689-0087 to schedule an interview.

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EVENING INTRODUCTORY PROGRAM

10 WEEKS, $2750
SEPTEMBER 15 – NOVEMBER 17
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), Sarita Moore (Movement), Dayle Towarnicky (Voice & Speech), Deborah Kym (Acting Technique)
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WEEKEND INTRODUCTORY PROGRAM

10 WEEKS, $1995
SATURDAYS, SEPTEMBER 19 – NOVEMBER 21  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), Sarita Moore (Movement), Reginald Veneziano (Voice & Speech), Deborah Kym (Acting Technique)
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ACTING TECHNIQUE I

10 WEEKS, $685
TUESDAYS, SEPTEMBER 15 – NOVEMBER 17 1pm – 4pm
TUESDAYS, SEPTEMBER 15 – NOVEMBER 17  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, SEPTEMBER 14 – NOVEMBER 23  7pm – 10pm
(Skips Monday, October 12th, in observance of Columbus Day)
Option 2: WEDNESDAYS, SEPTEMBER 16 – NOVEMBER 18  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.
Instructor: Jon Korkes (Mondays), Pete McElligott (Wednesdays)
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SOUND INTO ACTION: VOICE & MONOLOGUE

10 WEEKS, $650
SATURDAYS, SEPTEMBER 19 – NOVEMBER 21  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, OCTOBER 19 – NOVEMBER 9  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

10 WEEKS, $1195
For Ages 14-17
SATURDAYS, SEPTEMBER 19 – NOVEMBER 21   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.

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SCENE STUDY II

Invitation Required from Scene Study I
10 WEEKS, $700
WEDNESDAYS, SEPTEMBER 16 – NOVEMBER 18  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

APPROACHING THE ROLE

Invite or Audition Required
10 WEEKS, $700
MONDAYS, SEPTEMBER 14 – NOVEMBER 23  7pm – 10pm
(Skips Monday, October 12th, 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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SENSE MEMORY AND THE WORK OF STELLA ADLER

10 WEEKS, $850 
TUESDAYS, SEPTEMBER 15 – NOVEMBER 17   7pm – 10pm
This class will explore an effective synthesis of the Lee Strasberg Sense Memory Technique and the work of Stella Adler®. Students will work on exercises in both techniques and then apply them to 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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ACTING FOR FILM & TELEVISION

10 WEEKS, $800
Option 1: TUESDAYS, SEPTEMBER 15 – NOVEMBER 17  6:30pm – 10:30pm
Option 2: SATURDAYS, SEPTEMBER 19 – NOVEMBER 21   2pm – 6pm
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

10 WEEKS, $900
MONDAYS, SEPTEMBER 14- NOVEMBER 23   6:30pm – 10:30pm
(Skips Monday, October 12th, 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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ON-CAMERA MASTER CLASS with RON BURRUS

Acting Technique I Required
10 WEEKS, $950

WEDNESDAYS, SEPTEMBER 16 – NOVEMBER 18   6:30pm – 9:30pm 
This class focuses on screenplay analysis, character building, and “transforming understanding into doing.”  Actors will apply the approach developed by Stella Adler directly to on-camera work with master teacher Ron Burrus.
INSTRUCTOR: Ron Burrus
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JON KORKES MASTER CLASS

Audition Required
10 WEEKS, $700
THURSDAYS, SEPTEMBER 17 – NOVEMBER 19  7pm – 10pm
This advanced level class is an exploration of scenes and monologues from works written after 1920. Students will work with renowned actor and teacher Jon Korkes on how their instincts and imagination can serve the material being performed.
Instructor: Jon Korkes
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ADVANCED SCENE STUDY with Patrick Quagliano

Audition Required
10 WEEKS, $685
THURSDAYS, SEPTEMBER 17 – NOVEMBER 19  1pm – 4pm
This class for experienced actors 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.  Actors will learn how to “put it all together.”
Instructor: Patrick Quagliano
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