Online Workshops

Study with the Stella Adler Studio’s renowned faculty no matter where you are in the world! Live instruction acting classes through Zoom.

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 william@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


EVENING INTRODUCTORY PROGRAM
8 Weeks | Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays
Dates: February 14th – April 6th
Times: 7:00–10:00 PM (Eastern Time)  | 4:00–7:00 PM (Pacific Time)
Tuition
New Students | $1450
Returning Students (Within 1 Year) | $1300
Professional Conservatory Graduates | $1090

This foundation course is a taste of conservatory training with classes in Acting Technique, Scene Study, Movement and Voice & Speech. Actors will develop more fully as actors in this intensive, multi-disciplinary program.
CLASSES: Acting Technique, Scene Study, Movement, Voice & Speech


WEEKEND INTRODUCTORY PROGRAM
8 Weeks | Saturdays & Sundays
Dates: February 11th – April 2nd
Times: 12 PM – 4:30 PM ET | 9 AM – 1:30 PM PT
Tuition
New Students | $1050
Returning Students (Within 1 Year) | $945
Professional Conservatory Graduates | $790

This foundation course is a taste of conservatory training with classes in Acting Technique, Scene Study, Movement, and Voice & Speech. Actors will develop more fully as actors in this intensive, multi-disciplinary program.
CLASSES: Acting Technique, Scene Study, Movement, Voice & Speech


Acting Technique


ACTING TECHNIQUE 1: FOUNDATION
Instructor: Maureen Megibow
4 Weeks, 8 Classes | Wednesdays & Fridays
Dates: February 15th – March 10th, 2023
Times: 3:30 PM- 5:30 PM Eastern Time / 12:30 PM – 2:30 Pacific Time
Tuition
New Students | $350
Returning Students (Within 1 Year) | $320
Professional Conservatory Graduates | $270

Explore 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.


ACTING TECHNIQUE 2: BUILDING CHARACTER
Instructor: Maureen Megibow
4 Weeks, 8 Classes | Wednesdays & Fridays
Dates: March 22nd – April 14th
Times: 3:30 PM- 5:30 PM Eastern Time / 12:30 PM – 2:30 Pacific Time
Tuition
New Students | $350
Returning Students (Within 1 Year) | $320
Professional Conservatory Graduates | $270

Explore 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.


SCRIPT INTERPRETATION
America’s Master Playwrights with Art Manke
4 Weeks, 8 Classes | Tuesdays & Thursdays
Dates: February 15th – March 10th
Times: 3:30 PM- 5:30 PM Eastern Time / 12:30 PM – 2:30 Pacific Time
Tuition
New Students | $350
Returning Students (Within 1 Year) | $320
Professional Conservatory Graduates | $270

Script Interpretation will ground the actor’s choices in a thorough understanding of the world of the play and lead students to dig deeply into character psychology, motivation, relationships and playable actions. Students will learn how to interpret the circumstances, themes, and historical context of a script in order to feed their imagination and more fully equip them to act in an author’s text.


Scene Study


SCENE STUDY 1
with J. Claude Deering

4 Weeks, 8 Classes | Tuesdays & Thursdays
Times: 7:30 PM – 10 PM Eastern Time / 4:30 PM – 7 PM Pacific Time
Tuition
New Students | $350
Returning Students (Within 1 Year)  | $320
Professional Conservatory Graduates | $270

This introductory level class focuses on process by exploring technique, monologues, and scene work to deepen the craft. This class is ideal for the actor seeking a strong foundation and to challenge themselves with material from produced scripts and screenplays.

Session 1:
Dates: Tuesday, February 7th – Thursday, March 2nd

Session 2:
Dates: Tuesday, March 7th – Thursday, March 30th

Session 3:
Dates: Tuesday, April 4th – Thursday, April 27th


SCENE STUDY 2
with J. Claude Deering
Invite or Audition Required
4 Weeks, 8 Classes | Mondays & Wednesdays
Times: 7:30 PM – 10 PM Eastern Time / 4:30 PM – 7 PM Pacific Time
Tuition
New Students | $350
Returning Students (Within 1 Year) | $320
Professional Conservatory Graduates | $270

This class moves beyond the fundamentals of Scene Study 1. It is devoted entirely to contemporary scene work and provides a greater variety of characters and situations that take the actor’s skill to a higher level.

Session 1:
Dates: Monday, February 6th – Wednesday, March 1st

Session 2:
Dates: Monday, March 6th – Wednesday, March 29th

Session 3:
Dates: Monday, April 3rd – Wednesday, April 26th


SCENE STUDY MASTER CLASS
with Jon Korkes
Invite or Audition Required
8 Weeks, 8 Classes | Tuesdays
Times: 7:00 PM- 10:00 PM Eastern Time / 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM Pacific Time
Tuition
New Students | $480
Returning Students (Within 1 Year)  | $420
Professional Conservatory Graduates | $350

The Scene Study Master class is a high level class that, through an active flow of contemporary scenes and partners, mirrors the professional working environment to bring the actor to their best work. This class is taught by renowned actor and teacher Jon Korkes.


On-Camera Acting (Film & TV)


ON-CAMERA MASTER CLASS
with Philip Charles Mackenzie | 8 Weeks, 8 Classes
This Master Class focuses on working in film and television, through in-depth exploration of the character’s need and translating that understanding into performance.  This class is taught by renowned actor and director, Philip Charles MacKenzie.

Option 1: New Students Section | 8 Weeks, 8 Classes
Dates: April 10th – May 29th | Mondays | Audition or Invite Required
Times: 10 am – 12 pm PT / 1 pm – 3 pm ET
Tuition
New Students | $480
Returning Students (Within 1 Year)  | $420
Professional Conservatory Graduates | $350

Option 2: Returning Students Section | 4 Weeks, 4 Classes
Dates: April 12th – May 5th | Wednesdays & Fridays | Invite Required
Times: 10 am – 12 pm PT / 1 pm – 3 pm ET
Tuition
New Students | $350
Returning Students (Within 1 Year) | $320
Professional Conservatory Graduates | $270


Voice & Speech


VOICE OVER 101
with Bruce Kronenberg | 4 Weeks, 4 Classes
Dates: March 18th – April 8th | Saturdays
Times: 1 PM – 4 PM Eastern Time / 10 AM – 1 PM Pacific Time
Tuition
New Students | $250
Returning Students (Within 1 Year) | $225
Professional Conservatory Graduates | $185

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.


Theater Makers Series

Theatre Makers courses are designed for a range of artists with interests beyond acting. These classes include theoretical, practical and academic areas of investigation such as directing, producing, playwriting, design, etc…


Curious Humans Series

The Curious Humans Series are four-week sessions for theater lovers who are interested in acting and the arts. No matter the career profession or experience level, all curious humans are welcome!

This class is open to all! The instructor aims to meet student’s needs by creating an inclusive & accessible virtual space.


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 Online Workshops Coordinator William Bremer at william@stellaadler.com as you might not need to submit a new application. Be sure to include what previous course you took and when it was taken.
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.

Online Workshops Application Form