Adult Workshops

In our adult workshops students can expect to receive coaching and feedback to further hone their skills while making industry connections that can help move their careers to the next level. The focus of our adult workshops range from seminars on the business of show business to agent showcases to workshops focused on specific skills like dance or on-camera acting.

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January 2018

Top NYC Talent Agent, Chris Cooper of FBI Talent Agency, Teaches Audition Technique

Pearl Studios, 519 8th Ave Studio C
New York, NY 10018 United States
January 15 @ 2:45 pm - 5:30 pm EST
$95.00

Ages 7 – Mid 20s! Monday Jan. 15 (MLK Day, No School)!

Work on musical theatre audition technique with Top NYC Talent Agent, Chris Cooper of FBI Talent Agency! Gain useful feedback and coaching on your presentation, song choice, and interpretation from Chris! Chris is always on the lookout for fresh faces!

Disney Channel Director, Wendy Faraone’s Sitcom Workshops (WALK THE PRANK, LIV AND MADDIE!)

Shetler Studios, 244 West 54th Street Shetler 1
New York, NY 10019 United States
January 21 @ 10:00 am - 5:30 pm EST
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One event on January 21, 2018 at 10:00am

$195.00

Ages 7 – Mid 20's! Saturday, Jan. 20 & Sunday, Jan. 21

Learn the art of comedic on-camera acting featured on both The Disney Channel and Nickelodeon TV from one of the industry’s most in-demand professionals, Wendy Faraone! Wendy is a dynamic and influential director. She is currently directing Disney’s WALK THE PRANK and she was also the director of Disney's #1 family sitcom, LIV AND MADDIE. Wendy has worked on-set with actors on BEST FRIENDS WHENEVER, I DIDN’T DO IT, A.N.T. FARM, WIZARDS OF WAVERLY PLACE, SONNY WITH A CHANCE, I’M IN THE BAND, HANNAH MONTANA, as well as many Nickelodeon and Disney Channel pilots! Wendy’s workshops are well known for creating an inviting and energetic environment in which students are given the tools necessary to be successful, working actors in the entertainment industry. Impressively, she has recently coached all of the newly scouted talent for Disney Channel’s latest bootcamp and showcase!

Industry Night: 4 Top Casting Directors!

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 United States
January 31 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm EST
$135.00

Ages 16 & Up! Wednesday Jan. 31!

The casting directors we bring in cast for Broadway shows, TV pilots, series, films, voiceovers and commercials!

Pre-Audition Prep: 6 – 7 p.m.
If you choose, arrive at 6 p.m. and brush up and hone your audition material before performing for the casting directors with ACANY pros!

Casting Director Session: 7 – 8:30 p.m.
Perform for 4 amazing casting directors one of the following: a one minute or shorter monologue of your choice, or a 16 bar cut of a musical theatre song! We will provide a music director for singers.

February 2018

Agent Day with 4 Top Agents!

Pearl Studios, 519 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 United States
February 3 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm EST
$195.00 - $275.00

Ages 7 – Adults! Saturday Feb. 3! Kid and Adult Actors divided into 2 rooms by age! 

Lucky participants have the amazing opportunity to work with 4 Top NYC Talent Agents in an all-day 6.5 hour intensive! We will be bringing in top commercial and legit agents (film, theatre, TV) from some of the best Manhattan agencies! The Agents are always looking for talent and many students have been picked up from classes and are now working!

FREE BIZ SEMINAR with Artistic Director, Jessica Rofe & Top Talent Agent from Top Bicoastal Agency

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 United States
February 10 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EST
Free

All Ages Welcome! Saturday Feb. 10!

Parents of child actors and adult actors are welcome to join our Artistic Director, Jessica Rofé and a Top Talent Agent from a Top Bicoastal Agency for a most informative FREE Show Business Seminar! Come prepared to ask us your burning questions about the best way to manage a career in Show Business! The Top Talent Agent is one of the most respected agents in the biz and has been representing actors for over 30 years! She is a wealth of information! Jessica founded ACANY in 2005. Jessica works closely with bicoastal casting directors, agents and managers. She has also worked in casting in both NYC and CA and on the talent agency side as well. Once upon a time, she was also a performer!  

NEW HAMPSHIRE: HAMILTON Workshop with HAMILTON Star, Andrew Chappelle

The Winnipesaukee Playhouse, 50 Reservoir Rd
Meredith, NH 03253 United States
February 19 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm EST
$160.00

Ages 7 – Adults | Monday Feb. 19 (Presidents Day, No School)

Join Broadway Star of HAMILTON, Andrew Chappelle (HAMILTON, MAMMA MIA! PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT) for a one-day musical theatre HAMILTON theme workshop! Andrew will teach lucky participants a song and dance combo from HAMILTON and also host a lively Question and Answer Session about his experience in this historic, revolutionary and inspiring American Tale! Andrew will also be signing autographs and taking pics with students, so bring your playbills!

March 2018

All Skill Levels | Ages 9-20 | Sunday, March 4

Train with DEAR EVAN HANSEN Star, Michael Lee Brown!

Don’t miss a unique opportunity to work with a star from the 9-time Tony Nominated Show, DEAR EVAN HANSEN, Michael Lee Brown! Michael has been a part of DEAR EVAN HANSEN from the very beginning and understudies Evan Hansen, Jared Kleinman and Connor Murphy! LEARN MORE

SPONGEBOB Star, Gaelen Gilliland Teaches SPONGEBOB Workshop

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Avenue
New York, NY United States
March 17 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm EDT
$145.00

All Skill Levels | Ages 7-adult | Saturday, March 17!

Join Broadway Star of SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS, Gaelen Gilliland (HONEYMOON IN VEGAS, KINKY BOOTS, 9 TO 5, LEGALLY BLONDE and WICKED) for a musical theatre SPONGEBOB themed workshop! Learn a song and dance combo from Broadway’s splashiest new hit, SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS, participate in a Q&A and an autograph and photo session with Gaelen! LEARN MORE

Musical Theatre Audition Technique with Top Talent Agent, Chris Bott of CESD

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Avenue
New York, NY United States
March 17 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm EDT
$105.00

All Skill Levels |  Ages 7-mid-20s | Saturday, March 17

Work on musical theatre audition technique with Top Talent Agent, Chris Bott of CESD! Chris is currently with the Young Talent Development at CESD Talent Agency. As an Agent, Chris books actors for TV, Film, and Theater projects!

Gain useful feedback and coaching on your presentation, song choice and interpretation from Chris and ACANY's Artistic Team!

Chris is always scouting for new faces! LEARN MORE

PENNSYLVANIA: HAMILTON Workshop with HAMILTON Star, Andrew Chappelle

The Pennsylvania Performing Arts Company, 2665 Skippack Pike
Worcester, PA 19490 United States
March 19 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
$160.00

Ages 7-adult  |  All Skill Levels  |   Monday, March 19

Join Broadway Star of HAMILTON, Andrew Chappelle (HAMILTON, MAMMA MIA! PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT) for a one-day musical theatre HAMILTON theme workshop! Andrew will teach lucky participants a song and dance combo from HAMILTON and also host a lively Question and Answer Session about his experience in this historic, revolutionary and inspiring American Tale! Andrew will also be signing autographs and taking pics with students, so bring your playbills! LEARN MORE

Stamford JCC: HAMILTON Workshop with HAMILTON Star, Andrew Chappelle

Stamford JCC, 1035 Newfield Ave
Stamford, CT 06905 United States
March 26 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
$160.00

Ages 7- Adults | Monday, Mar. 26

Join Broadway Star of HAMILTON, Andrew Chappelle (HAMILTON, MAMMA MIA! PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT) for a one-day musical theatre HAMILTON theme workshop! Andrew will teach lucky participants a song and dance combo from HAMILTON and also host a lively Question and Answer Session about his experience in this historic, revolutionary and inspiring American Tale! Andrew will also be signing autographs and taking pics with students, so bring your playbills! LEARN MORE

April 2018

Top L.A. Talent Manager, Mitchell Gossett (Industry Entertainment Partners) Teaches Monologue Masterclasses

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
April 14 @ 10:00 am - 9:45 pm EDT
$195.00

Ages 7 – Adults  |  All Skill Levels  |  There will be 3 Sessions (split by age) with Mitchell on Saturday, April 14th. Take 1 or more!

All Sessions Sold Out!
Email us to join the wait list!

Work with powerhouse L.A. based Talent Manager Mr. Mitchell Gossett of Industry Entertainment Partners where will be managing Luke Benward (Life of the Party), Thomasin Mckenzie (Leave No Trace), Danielle Campbell (The Originals), Navia Robinson (Ravens Home), Abigail Pniowsky (Ten Days In The Valley), Anna Pniowsky (Light of My Life), Atticus Shaffer (The Middle), Jessy Schram (Last Resort), Isabella Acres (Hello My Name Is Doris), Elizabeth Ludlow (Godzilla: King Of Monsters), and Diamond White (Boo 2- A Madea Halloween).

Mitchell, the former Senior Vice President of CESD Talent Divisions in Los Angeles and New York, built a renowned scouting operation for young talent and continues to discover the next generation of distinctive artists. His storied success has allowed him to refer talent to agencies in NY, LA and across the USA. LEARN MORE

** Superstar session - credits cannot be applied toward this program.

Agent Night with 4 Top Talent Agents for Adults

Pearl Studios, 519 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
April 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT
$145.00

Space is Limited  |  Ages 18 & Up  |  Wednesday, April 18

Work with 4 Top Talent Agents! The impressive lineup of Agents who are actively scouting for theatre, film, TV, commercial and voiceover actors include Julia Watkinson of CESD, Talia Edelhelt of Abrams Artists, Ellery Sandhu of Avalon Artists and Harrison Post of HCKR (Harden-Curtis & Assoc.)!

Perform one of the following pieces for the agents: a 1-minute monologue of your choice OR a 16-bar cut of a musical theatre song. We will provide a music director for singers. LEARN MORE

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