Part-Time Workshops

Spring In-Person Workshops

Vaccination Requirement: In order to be eligible for any in-person workshops, actors must be both Fully Vaccinated from COVID-19 plus at least one Booster Shot and be able to submit proof of their COVID-19 Vaccination and Booster to the studio.

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How to Apply:

1. New applicants should first submit an online application here. Once we receive your application we will contact you to schedule your entrance interview appointment.
2. If you are a former student within the past two years, please check with classes@stellaadler.com as you might not need to submit a new application.
3. If you are applying for a course that requires an audition, please submit a video link to either a performance of a contemporary/realism monologue or a demo reel to this Google Form.

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Introductory Programs Acting Technique Scene Study On-Camera Voice & Speech


Introductory Programs


EVENING INTRODUCTORY PROGRAM
8 WEEKS | FEBRUARY 7 – APRIL 6, 2023
TUESDAYS, WEDNESDAYS, THURSDAYS | 6:30–10:30 PM
Tuition: $2000
This foundation course is a taste of conservatory training with classes in Acting Technique, Scene Study, Movement, Improvisation and Voice & Speech. Students will develop more fully as actors in this intensive, multi-disciplinary program.
CLASSES: Acting Technique, Scene Study, Movement, Voice & Speech, Improvisation

WEEKEND INTRODUCTORY PROGRAM
8 WEEKS | FEBRUARY 11 – APRIL 8, 2023
SATURDAYS | 10 AM – 7 PM
Tuition: $1350
This foundation 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.
CLASSES: Acting Technique, Scene Study, Movement, Voice & Speech


INTRODUCTION TO SHAKESPEARE
8 WEEKS | FEBRUARY 8 – APRIL 5, 2023
WEDNESDAYS | 7 – 10 PM
Tuition: $550
Introduction to Shakespeare is an ideal workshop for actors who have an appetite for great language, heightened circumstances, expanded physicality, an extraordinary use of voice, great poetry, in brief… for Shakespeare. Designed for beginning actors or intermediate actors who have never trained in Shakespeare this course will explore The Bard’s text through work on monologues and scenes and will introduce techniques necessary for the robust playing of Shakespeare. What makes this workshop unique is that we will explore William Shakespeare not as an iconic poet/playwright of the Elizabethan age but as a contemporary playwright.
Instructor: Steve Maurice Jones


Acting Technique


ACTING TECHNIQUE I
8 WEEKS
Tuition: $550
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.

Option 1 with Josh Davis:
TUESDAYS, February 7 – April 4, 2023 | 1pm – 4pm

Option 2 with Atticus Osborn:
THURSDAYS, February 9 – April 6, 2023 | 7pm – 10pm


ACTING TECHNIQUE II
Completion of Acting Technique 1 Required
8 WEEKS | FEBRUARY 7 – APRIL 4, 2023
TUESDAYS | 7–10 PM
Tuition: $550
This class builds upon the fundamental principles explored in Acting Technique 1 and incorporates scene work designed to establish a strong foundation for each actor. Actors will learn to develop character through actions and objectives drawn from the text.
Instructor: Josh Davis


SCRIPT INTERPRETATION – CLOSED
8 WEEKS | FEBRUARY 9 – APRIL 6, 2023
THURSDAYS | 1–4 PM
Tuition: $550
This class trains actors to thoughtfully examine the social forces reflected in a play, understand them with depth and sensitivity, and apply what can be known about the larger social reality to the choice-making process.
Instructor: Maureen Megibow


IMPROVISATION
8 WEEKS | FEBRUARY 6 – APRIL 3, 2023
MONDAYS | 7 – 10 PM
Tuition: $550
If you’re looking to start your career, dust the cobwebs off your skills or take a deep dive into the complexities of the art form, this is the class for you. You’ll move quickly from the basics of improvisation, to learning the fine art of playing within a specific show form. Plus you’ll feel more than prepared for your next commercial audition.
Instructor: Andy Schneeflock


Scene Study


SCENE STUDY I
8 WEEKS | FEBRUARY 6 – APRIL 3, 2023
MONDAYS | 7 PM – 10 PM
Tuition: $550
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


SCENE STUDY II
Invite or Audition Required
8 WEEKS
Tuition: $550
This class moves beyond the fundamentals of Scene Study I. It is designed for the actor who has a basic technique and training, but is seeking a stronger foundation. Actors will analyze the text through scene work and undertake more complex characters based in contemporary realism.
Instructor: Mike Grenham

Option 1: Mondays | 7 PM – 10 PM – WAIT LIST
Dates: February 6 – April 3, 2023

Option 2: Wednesdays | 7 PM – 10 PM – NEW!
Dates: February 15 – April 12, 2023


JON KORKES CONTEMPORARY SCENE LAB
Invite or Audition Required
8 WEEKS | FEBRUARY 8 – APRIL 5, 2023
WEDNESDAYS | 7 PM – 10 PM
TUITION: $550
This invitation only workshop is taught by veteran stage and screen actor Jon Korkes. This class is devoted entirely to contemporary scene work with multiple characters and situations that take the actor’s skills to a higher level.
Instructor: Jon Korkes


ADVANCED SCENE STUDY – CLOSED
Invite or Audition Required
8 WEEKS | FEBRUARY 9 – APRIL 6, 2023
THURSDAYS | 7 – 10 PM
TUITION: $550
This is a 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 our renowned Director of Professional Development Melissa Maxwell.
INSTRUCTOR: Melissa Maxwell


On-Camera


ACTING FOR FILM & TELEVISION
Audition Required
8 WEEKS | Tuition: $600
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

Option 1: Tuesdays | 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Dates: February 7 – April 4, 2023

Option 2: Saturdays | 1 PM – 4 PM
Dates: February 11 – April 8, 2023


ADVANCED ON-CAMERA TECHNIQUE with TODD THALER
Audition Required
8 WEEKS | FEBRUARY 6 – APRIL 3, 2023
MONDAYS | 7–10 PM
Tuition: $600
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


Voice & Speech


SOUND INTO ACTION – CLOSED
8 WEEKS | FEBRUARY 8 – APRIL 5, 2023
WEDNESDAYS | 7pm – 10pm EST
TUITION: $550
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: Joe Goscinski


VOICE OVER 101
4 WEEKS | APRIL 22 – MAY 13, 2023
SATURDAYS | 1 – 4 PM
TUITION: $350
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


*classes, faculty and dates subject to change.

How to Apply:

1. New applicants should first submit an online application here. Once we receive your application we will contact you to schedule your entrance interview appointment.
2. If you are a former student within the past two years, please check with classes@stellaadler.com as you might not need to submit a new application.
3. If you are applying for a course that requires an audition, please submit a video link to either a performance of a contemporary/realism monologue or a demo reel to this Google Form.