MASTER Classes

Master Class with Howard Meyer

Instructor: Howard Meyer
Tuesdays 6:30-9:30pm $315 for 6 weeks


Admission By Audition or Interview.

Youth ClassES

Basic Technique for Young Actors (Ages 12 to 17)

Instructor: Brenda Hettmansberger

Tuesdays 5-6:25pm $195 for 6 weeks

 

Explore all aspects of acting for the stage, with special focus on improvisation, monologues, plus discovering and using your voice. Learn how to project your voice with clarity and build confidence, skill and trust through fun improvisational exercises and pre-scripted and original monologues. Each student is encouraged to access his or her own uniqueness and point-of-view. Brenda Hettmansberger fosters a creative and safe environment for those explorations.

Adult Classes

Basic/Intermediate Acting Technique 

Instructor: Rachel Jones
Tuesdays 6:30-9:30 pm $225 for 6 weeks


Learn the foundation of the actor's craft with a range of exercises developed by legendary acting teachers Sanford Meisner and Lee Strasberg. Develop your senses and imagination by practicing monologues and acting in scene work with classmates.

PLAYWRITING ClassES

Playwriting Online

Instructor: Perryn Pomatto

Mondays 7-9 pm $195 for 6 weeks


Learn how to develop a play scene by scene. Students will bring in writing each week and hear their work read out loud. With the aid of in-class writing exercises and guidance for the work brought in each week, one-act plays and full lengths will develop for each playwright. Come discover your voice in a safe environment and watch what develops. 

Payment Policies:

Admission is rolling, with payment due in full on the first class of the month or first class of the session. To secure your place in a class, you may register in advance by calling 914-286-7680 or Register By Mail.

Refund/Cancellation Policy for 6-Week Classes and Workshops:
If you cancel your enrollment in a class in advance of 15 days from the start date, you will receive a full refund. Beyond this point we will retain a 10% administrative fee in addition to the charges for any classes attended, up to the second class. Beyond the second class, the entire course fee is non-refundable.

Refund/Cancellation Policy for 12-week Classes and Workshops: 
If you cancel your enrollment in a class in advance of 15 days from the start date, you will receive a full refund. If you cancel enrollment less than 15 days in advance of the start date, we will retain a 10% administrative fee in addition to the charges for any classes attended, up to the fourth class. After the fourth class, the entire course fee is non-refundable. 

Attendance Policy: 
We do not offer refunds for classes you may miss due to illness or other personal reasons. However, if you miss a class, we encourage you to make it up by arranging to attend a class held on a different day. Consult your instructor for further details. Please try to do make-ups within 8 weeks of the missed class. You must be currently enrolled to redeem a make-up class.

Code of Conduct:
We strive to host a classroom environment where all students feel comfortable and derive optimal benefit from our program. If we determine due to circumstances that any student's behavior is not in the best interest of said student’s, or the group's, learning experience, we reserve the right at our discretion to discontinue said student’s participation in the class.