Part-Time Workshops

Summer Session: June 15 – August 15, 2015
Fall Session: September – November, 2015
Winter Session: January – March, 2016
Spring Session: March – May, 2016

New York 2015 Summer 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

8 WEEKS, $2275
JUNE 16 – AUGUST 6
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), Reginald Veneziano (Voice & Speech), Josh Rowe (Acting Technique)
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WEEKEND INTRODUCTORY PROGRAM

8 WEEKS, $1725
SATURDAYS, JUNE 20 – AUGUST 15  10am – 7pm
(Skips July 4th in observance of Independence Day)

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), Josh Rowe (Acting Technique)
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ACTING TECHNIQUE I

8 WEEKS, $585
TUESDAYS, JUNE 16 – AUGUST 4   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: Josh Rowe
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SCENE STUDY I

8 WEEKS, $615
Option 1: MONDAYS, JUNE 15 – AUGUST 4  7pm – 10pm
Option 2: WEDNESDAYS, JUNE 17 – AUGUST 5  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), Grace Kiley (Wednesdays)
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SOUND INTO ACTION: VOICE & MONOLOGUE

8 WEEKS, $560
SATURDAYS, JUNE 20 AUGUST 15  1pm – 4pm
(Skips July 4th in observance of Independence Day)
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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CONTINUE YOUR TRAINING

SCENE STUDY II

Invitation Required from Scene Study I
8 WEEKS, $615
WEDNESDAYS, JUNE 17 – AUGUST 5  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
8 WEEKS, $615
MONDAYS, JUNE 15 – AUGUST 3  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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SENSE MEMORY AND THE WORK OF STELLA ADLER

8 WEEKS, $710 
TUESDAYS, JUNE 16 – AUGUST 4   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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ADVANCED ON-CAMERA TECHNIQUE with TODD THALER

8 WEEKS, $750
MONDAYS, JUNE 15 – AUGUST 3 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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ACTING FOR FILM & TELEVISION

8 WEEKS, $660
Option 1: TUESDAYS, JUNE 16 – AUGUST 4 6:30pm – 10:30pm
Option 2: SATURDAYS, JUNE 20 – AUGUST 15   2pm – 6pm
(Skips July 4th in observance of Independence Day)

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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JON KORKES MASTER CLASS

Audition Required
8 WEEKS, $615
THURSDAYS, JUNE 18 – AUGUST 6  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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