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October 2018

ACANY and JCC of the Lehigh Valley Bring You a Musical Theatre Workshop with Jared Zirilli!

JCC of the Lehigh Valley, 702 N 22nd St
Allentown, PA 18104 United States
October 8, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

Ages 8 - 18 | All Skill Levels | Monday, October 8 | 12 PM - 4 PM | JCC Members: $175.00 | JCC Non-Members: $195.00

Join a Jared Zirilli from SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL in a musical theatre workshop on Columbus Day in Allentown, PA!

Focus of Class: Learn a Broadway song and dance combination with Jared Zirilli, ask questions in a super fun Q&A, take photos and get autographs, sing for the Broadway performer who will offer feedback.

Learn how to make it on the Great White Way in this one day workshop with a real honest to goodness star from Broadway! 

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“I’m a SENSE-ation” Cabaret!

The Triad, 158 W 72nd St
New York, NY 10018 United States
October 8, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT

Ages 7 – 20  |  by Audition or Invite Only  |  Space is Limited

Sing your favorite song about discovering yourself and the world around you!

Hosted by Celebrity Child Performers and directed by Broadway’s Morgan Weed of the Tony-Nominated Original Musical, AMERICAN PSYCHO, performers will have the incredible opportunity to perform individual and group numbers from beloved musicals at the historic Triad Theatre in NYC on October 8.

A portion of the proceeds will be donated to The Filomen M. D'Agostino Greenberg Music School in an effort to raise money for their new home. LEARN MORE or CLICK TO REGISTER for your FREE audition!

RENT & Audition Tech Workshop with Adam Kantor (RENT, THE BAND’S VISIT, FIDDLER, NEXT TO NORMAL)

Pearl Studios, 500/519 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 United States
October 14, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm EDT

All Skill Levels | Ages 10 & Up | Sunday, Oct. 14 | Cost 195.00

Adam Kantor can currently be seen starring in the Tony-winning musical, THE BAND’S VISIT and on the RENT: Filmed Live on Broadway video where he starred as Mark Cohen in the closing cast!

Join Broadway Star of RENT, Adam Kantor who played Mark Cohen on the Great White Way for a one-day musical theatre RENT and Audition Technique Masterclass!

Participants will learn a very iconic song from RENT alongside Adam who will also sing with our lucky students!

Adam and a professional Music Director will offer helpful feedback and coaching on 16 bar cut mock auditions and will teach participants proper audition protocol and technique!

Class will conclude with a Q&A and photo session with Adam!

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All Skill Levels | Ages 7-20's, 2 Sessions Grouped by Age | Saturday, Oct. 20 | Cost 195.00

Work one-on-one with Alexandre Bleau of Carnahan Casting and Roundabout Theatre Company, the casting office behind many beloved Broadway shows!

In addition to singing and getting feedback on your 32-bar cut, Alexandre will offer his opinion on whether your song is a good choice for you and showcases your unique talent.

Alexandre Bleau’s impressive list of Broadway credits includes HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, the upcoming MOULIN ROUGE, GROUNDHOG DAY, AMELIE, SKYLIGHT, CONSTELLATIONS, and THE RIVER and many UK, Old Globe, regional and national tour productions! Carnahan Casting is also responsible for casting shows such as FUN HOME and MATILDA!

Humble brag moment: Lots of our students starred in the Broadway and National Tours of these shows!

Learn how to snag a coveted role in a Broadway Show or National Tour!

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DC/VA WICKED & Audition Technique Workshop with WICKED Cast Member Desi Oakley (Elphaba)

Bryant Alternative High School Auditorium, 2709 Popkins Lane
Alexandria, VA 22306 United States
October 20, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

Ages 7-18  | All Skill Levels | 12 PM – 4 PM | Saturday, Oct 20 | 195.00

PART 1: WICKED Workshop
Join Broadway Cast Member of WICKED, Desi Oakley who played Elphaba & Nessarose on the Great White Way for a one-day musical theatre WICKED themed workshop! Participants will learn a WICKED song and dance combo with Broadway Cast Member, Desi Oakley and a professional Music Director. Desi will also host a lively Question and Answer Session about her experience in this ‘popular’ musical and will be signing autographs and taking pics with students, so bring your playbills!

PART 2: Audition Technique with Desi Oakley
Whether you want to go pro or not, learn how to snag a coveted role in a local or professional production! Broadway Cast Member, Desi Oakley and our wonderful Music Director will offer helpful feedback and coaching on 16 bar cut mock auditions and will teach participants proper audition protocol and technique! 

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November 2018

6-Week Advanced Voice-Over

Ripley Grier Studios, 520 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 United States
November 4, 2018 @ 10:30 am - December 16, 2018 @ 12:30 pm EST

Ages 10-18 | Advanced Skill Levels | Sundays, Nov. 4 - Dec. 16  |  10:30 AM - 12:30 PM  |  $675.00

Instructor: Voice-Over & Broadway Actor Sean Patrick Doyle (THE BOXTROLLS, KINKY BOOTS, LA CAGE AUX FOLLES)

Focus of Class: Learn how to create living, breathing animated characters for cartoons and animated featured films. Also, work on naturalistic reads for commercials and radio spots, as well as proper mic skills and VO lingo. Hone voice-over audition technique.

Final Showcase: Class culminates in a performance in the studio for a top VO Casting Director and two actively scouting VO Agents.

Payment Plans Available – please call our office at 212.315.3010 or email here to set up a payment plan today!

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Disney and Nickelodeon Sitcom Acting

6-Week Sitcom Acting for Disney & Nickelodeon

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
November 4, 2018 @ 11:00 am - December 16, 2018 @ 1:00 pm EST

Ages 7-11 | All Skill Levels | Sundays, Nov. 4 - Dec. 16  |  11 AM - 1 PM  |  Cost: 675.00

All New Material For Returning Students!

Instructor: Casting Associate of Donna Grossman Casting, Caitlin Cooke

Focus of Class: Learn to identify comedic clues within the text and how to use your physicality on camera as well as how to land jokes and bring out the funny in the scripts! We will also cover proper on-camera sitcom acting and audition technique! Learn how to stand out from the crowd!

Final Showcase: Actors will present their scene work to loved ones and scouting Talent Reps.

Payment Plans Available – please call our office at 212.315.3010 or email here to set up a payment plan today!

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6-Week Junior Improv for the Camera

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 US
November 4, 2018 @ 11:00 am - December 16, 2018 @ 12:30 pm EST

Ages 8-11 | All Skill Levels | Sundays, Nov. 4 - Dec. 16  |  11 AM - 12:30 PM  |  $635.00

Instructor: Casting Associate of Donna Grossman Casting, Caitlin Cooke

Focus of Class: Students will learn acting & audition protocol through a variety of techniques including improvisation and theatre games. Material and exercises used in real on-camera auditions will be utilized to make your child feel comfortable when they get in the audition room. Students will learn good acting habits that will stick with them forever!

Final Showcase: Actors will showcase their individual talents when they perform in a final showcase for loved ones and a few scouting Talent Reps.

Payment Plans Available – please call our office at 212.315.3010 or email here to set up a payment plan today!

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6-Week College & Conservatory Prep for the BFA Drama and BFA Musical Theatre Applicant

500 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 United States
November 4, 2018 @ 11:00 am - December 16, 2018 @ 1:00 pm EST

Ages 15 - 20 | All Skill Levels | Sundays, Nov. 4 - Dec. 16  |  11 AM - 1 PM  |  $675.00

Instructor: PACE University Admin officer, Wayne Petro and one week with special guest instructor Broadway's Jared Zirilli (Ithaca College grad) of SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL.

Focus of Class: Work on college audition technique, find audition material suitable for each individual, create a solid pre-screen that sets you apart, and receive feedback and coaching from the college admissions officers.

Final Showcase: Class will culminate with a showcase for loved ones and college admin officers from PACE University, Ryder University, and Marymount Manhattan College.

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6-Week Advanced Senior Method & Meisner Acting Class

500 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 United States
November 4, 2018 @ 11:00 am - December 16, 2018 @ 1:00 pm EST

Ages 12 - 18  |  Advanced Skill Levels  |  Sundays, Nov. 4 - Dec. 16  |  11 AM - 1 PM  |  $675.00

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Instructor: Broadway & On-Camera Actor Morgan Weed (AMERICAN PSYCHO, THE GREATEST SHOWMAN)

Focus of Class: In this college-level course, actors will learn the basics of two of the most influential, widely-used acting techniques that renowned stage and screen actors employ to get realistic, emotional, natural performances: Stanislavski’s Method and the Sanford Meisner Approach.

Final Showcase: Students will perform what they learned in a final showcase for loved ones and a few scouting Talent Reps.

Payment Plans Available – please call our office at 212.315.3010 or email here to set up a payment plan today!

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6-Week Advanced Junior Scenes Into Song

500 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 United States
November 4, 2018 @ 11:00 am - December 16, 2018 @ 1:00 pm EST

Ages 8 - 11  |  Advanced Skill Levels  |  Sundays, Nov. 4 - Dec. 16  |  11 AM - 1 PM  |  $675.00

Instructor: Broadway Actor Natalie Wisdom (GROUNDHOG DAY, MATILDA, BILLY ELLIOT)

Focus of Class: Learn how to make strong character choices, how to move gracefully on stage, and how to act a song for maximum impact.

Final Showcase: Actors will showcase their individual talents when they perform their scenes and songs for loved ones and a few scouting Talent Reps.

LEARN MORE or AUDITION INFORMATION

6-Week Triple Threat Class

Pearl Studios, 500/519 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 United States
November 4, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - December 16, 2018 @ 2:30 pm EST

Ages 7-11 | All Skill Levels | Sundays, Nov. 4 - Dec. 16  |  1 - 2:30 PM  |  $635.00

Instructor: Broadway Actor Sean Patrick Doyle (KINKY BOOTS, LA CAGE AUX FOLLES)

Focus of Class: Gain musical theatre history and a great overview of Broadway styles, work on honing acting technique through scene-work, and hone your singing, vocal and dance abilities.

Final Showcase: Session culminates with a final showcase for family, friends as well as Talent Reps in which students have an opportunity to showcase their talent.

Payment Plans Available – please call our office at 212.315.3010 or email here to set up a payment plan today!

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6-Week Born to Entertain: On-Camera Acting For Youngsters Ages 5-6

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 US
November 4, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - December 16, 2018 @ 2:00 pm EST

Ages 5-6  |  All Skill Levels  |  Sundays, Nov. 4 - Dec. 16  |  1 - 2 PM  |  $635.00

*Non-readers welcome!*

Instructor: On-Camera & Broadway Star TBA!

Focus of Class: Mock auditions with youngsters, utilize improvisation to help youngsters become more comfortable in front of strangers, get used to being filmed on-camera, learn interview skills and how to be comfortable around industry reps, and expose your child to the world of acting in a safe environment!

Final Showcase: Actors will showcase their individual talents when they perform in a final showcase for loved ones and a few scouting Talent Reps.

Payment Plans Available – please call our office at 212.315.3010 or email here to set up a payment plan today!

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Tara Rubin Casting Director Peter Van Dam Teaches Musical Theatre Audition Technique

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
November 4, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm EST

All Skill Levels | Ages 15-adult | Sunday, Nov. 4 | 1 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.  |  Cost 185.00

Work one-on-one with Peter Van Dam, Casting Director at Tara Rubin Casting, the casting office behind Broadway hits such as DEAR EVAN HANSEN, THE BAND’S VISIT, ALADDIN, SCHOOL OF ROCK, PHANTOM, SUMMER, and this season’s highly anticipated KING KONG!

Tara Rubin Casting is also responsible for casting national tours of DEAR EVAN HANSEN, A BRONX TALE, FALSETTOS, SMOKEY JOE’s CAFÉ, MISS SAIGON, LES MIS, JERSEY BOYS, ALADDIN, and PHANTOM, just to name a few!

Peter Van Dam began his casting career at Carnahan Casting / Roundabout Theatre Company, where some of his Broadway credits include TOOTSIE, HEAD OVER HEELS, and ANGELS IN AMERICA, as well as THE BEAST IN THE JUNGLE (Vineyard Theatre), CHESS (The Kennedy Center), WONDERFUL TOWN (LA Opera), and NICE FISH (A.R.T./St. Ann’s Warehouse/West End).

Sing for top Casting Director, Peter Van Dam and get his expert coaching and feedback on your audition cut!

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FROZEN Star, Robert Creighton’s FROZEN Themed Workshop

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
November 10, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm EST

All Skill Levels | Ages 7-20 | Saturday, Nov. 10 | Cost 165.00

Join Broadway Star of FROZEN, Robert Creighton (Duke of Weselton), for a musical theatre FROZEN themed workshop! Robert is a true Broadway legend having starred in shows such as THE LITTLE MERMAID, THE LION KING, THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD, ANYTHING GOES, CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG, CHICAGO and more! 

Learn a song and dance combo with Robert, participate in a most riveting Q&A and bring your playbills because everyone will get a pic with Robert and a signed autograph!

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Top Talent Agent David Gilbert of Zuri Model & Talent Agency Teaches Audition Technique

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
November 10, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm EST

All Skill Levels | Ages 7-20s | Saturday, Nov 10 | Cost 125.00

Work on audition technique with David Gilbert of Zuri Model & Talent Agency, a bi-coastal firm! This class is for singers and non-singers!

Perform for the Talent Agent who will offer feedback and coaching on your presentation, interpretation and audition technique!

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December 2018

Top L.A. Talent Manager Mitchell Gossett Teaches Monologue Masterclass

Ripley Grier Studios, 520 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 United States
December 1, 2018

All Skill Levels | Ages 7-Adults, 3 Sessions Grouped by Age | Saturday, Dec. 1 | Cost 195.00

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Work with powerhouse L.A. Talent Manager Mitchell Gossett of Industry Entertainment Partners in a monologue masterclass! Mitchell's storied success has allowed him to refer talent to agencies in NY, LA and across the USA.

Focus of Class: Learn Mitchell Gossett’s ‘ACTions’ approach to delivering a memorable performance, perform a monologue for Mitchell Gossett, receive insightful coaching and feedback from Mitchell Gossett, perform a mock audition for Mr. Gossett, and walk away with personalized feedback.

Class will conclude with a Q&A and session for parents and students!

Mitchell has repped and developed many noteworthy actors, including Jennifer Lawrence (The Hunger Games), Miley Cyrus (The Last Song), Lucy Hale (Pretty Little Liars), Darren Criss (Glee), Zendaya (The Greatest Showman), and many, many others.

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Tony Award Nominee, Taylor Louderman (MEAN GIRLS, BRING IT ON, PETER PAN LIVE!) Audition Masterclass

Ripley Grier Studios, 520 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 United States
December 9, 2018 @ 9:45 am - 1:00 pm EST

All Skill Levels | Ages 8-18 | Sunday, Dec. 9 | 9:45 AM - 1 PM | Cost 195.00

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Taylor Louderman, Tony Nominee for her role as Regina George in MEAN GIRLS is teaching a musical theatre audition technique masterclass!

Taylor will be working one-on-one with each student! Sing a 32 bar mock audition for Taylor who will offer each student individual guidance and feedback on their audition technique and song interpretation!

As if that weren't enough, learn if your song is a good showcase of you and your unique talents!

Class will conclude with a Q&A and photo session with this Tony Nominee!

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January 2019

OPEN HOUSE for Ages 5-19

Ripley Grier Studios, 520 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 United States
January 6 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm EST

All New Students | Ages 5-19 | Sunday, January 6 | 11AM-2PM | Cost: Free

Sold Out! Join The Waitlist! We may be opening more spots!

New students are invited to join A Class Act NY, the award-winning acting studio, for a FREE day full of activities! Work with some of our wonderful instructors, get all of your questions answered, and see what separates ACANY from the rest!

Spend part of the day with us or the full day!

Sample an on-camera class, a musical theatre class, scene study and improv and/or a voice-over program!

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NEWSIES & Audition Workshop with Laurie Veldheer in Syracuse, NY

Peaceful Schools Training Center, 161 Intrepid Lane
Syracuse, NY 13205 United States
January 12 @ 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm EST

Ages 7-20  |  All Skill Levels  |  Saturday, January 12 | 1:30 - 5:30 PM | Cost: 185.00

Work with Broadway Star, Laurie Veldheer of NEWSIES & MAMMA MIA! and a music director on a NEWSIES song and dance combo from this beloved smash hit and on audition technique!

After we learn a NEWSIES song and dance combo, participants will sing a 16 bar cut and we will conduct mock auditions. Get feedback on your audition tech from Laurie

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