In our Adult Masterclasses, you can expect to receive individual coaching and feedback from industry professionals to further hone your skill set while making invaluable connections that can help you propel your career to the next level. The focus of our adult workshops range from agent and manager showcases to workshops with Broadway stars and NYC/L.A. casting directors focused on specific skills like on-camera acting and audition technique.
Upcoming Events › Adult Workshops
No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Monday, February 6 | Cost to Perform 155.00 | Cost to Observe 55.00
PERFORMANCE TICKETS SOLD OUT BUT OBSERVATION TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE!
2 Ways to Observe! Observe to pick up tips, or if someone is a no-show on the day of the class, pay the difference and perform for George!
Limited to 11 Students!
George Salazar is a Broadway Star, best known for originating the role of Michael in BE MORE CHILL, the viral sensation! George’s performance in BE MORE CHILL earned him a Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical and both a Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Nomination. Prior to BE MORE CHILL, George also starred in the 2011 Broadway Revival of GODSPELL. Other notable roles include: THE LIGHTNING THIEF (Off Broadway - Drama Desk Nomination), SPRING AWAKENING (National Tour), and LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS (Pasadena Playhouse).
George will be working one-on-one via Zoom with his students! Sing a 32-bar song cut for George who will offer each participant individual guidance and feedback on their song interpretation and presentation!
Learn if your song showcases your unique personality and vocal range!
All Skill Levels | Ages 8 – 18 | Monday, Feb. 20 (Presidents’ Day, No School)! | Family Facility Member Cost 175.00 | Non-Member Cost 185.00
A Class Act NY returns with an exciting Musical Theatre workshop in Wayne, NJ featuring BEETLEJUICE Actor, Katie Lombardo and Stephanie Artuso of Edge Entertainment Management! Learn a Broadway song and dance combo and work on audition technique in this 3 hour class! Students will also work with Stephanie on musical theatre audition technique. Stephanie will conduct mock auditions and offer insightful feedback and coaching. They are always looking for new clients! Class concludes with a showbiz Q&A.
Part 1: Musical Theatre Workshop w/ Broadway Actor Katie Lombardo (BEETLEJUICE)
• Students learn a song and dance combo from BEETLEJUICE with Broadway Performer, Katie Lombardo
• Q&A, photo and autograph session with BEETLEJUICE Actor, Katie Lombardo
Part 2: Audition Workshop with Top Talent Manager, Stephanie Artuso of Edge Entertainment Management & a Music Director
• Mock Auditions with Stephanie
• Learn Proper Audition Technique & Hone Your Song Cut with Stephanie & MD
• Feedback and Coaching from Stephanie
• Showbiz Q&A with Stephanie
No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up (Email us for an age exception)| Saturday, March 4 | Cost to Perform 195.00 | Cost to Observe 75.00
Sing for Scott, or observe to pick up new tips!
Work one-on-one with Casting Director, Scott Wojcik of Wojcik Casting! Wojcik Casting is the casting office behind NYC hits and National Tours such as JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, SOMETHING ROTTEN, KINKY BOOTS, A CHORUS LINE, MOTOWN, DREAMGIRLS, NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT, A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS and many other shows too numerous to mention here!
ACANY is proud to have students represented in the casts of many of these shows! You can read more on our Social Media Platforms at @aclassactny
Perform a 32-bar cut of a musical theatre song and get Scott’s expert coaching and feedback on your piece!
An accompanist will be provided.
Focus of Class:
• Sing and receive individual feedback and coaching on your song cut from the Owner of Wojcik Casting, Scott Wojcik
• Learn if your piece is a good choice for you and showcases your unique talent, vocal range and personality
• Learn how to put your best foot forward in auditions
• Q&A with Scott about the ins-and-outs of the business
No Audition Required | Ages 9-Adults | Saturday, March 11 | Cost to Perform 195.00 | Cost to Observe 75.00
Drama Desk Winner, Samantha Pauly is best known for originating the role of Katherine Howard in the musical sensation, SIX THE MUSICAL on Broadway! She also famously portrayed the role of Eva Peron in the West End revival of EVITA at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre. In addition to starring on Broadway and the West End, Samantha has starred in many regional productions including HONEYMOON IN VEGAS, the 1st National Tour of BAT OUT OF HELL and ELF.
Samantha works one-on-one with her students on a 32-bar song cut! Samantha who will offer each participant individual guidance and feedback on their song interpretation, audition technique and presentation!
As if that weren't enough, learn if your song is a good showcase of your unique talents and vocal range!
Class concludes with an informative and super fun Q&A with this major Broadway Star!
No Audition Required | Ages 8-18 | Saturday, April 1 | Cost 195.00
A Class Act NY returns to The Kravis Center with an exciting Musical Theatre Workshop in West Palm Beach, FL featuring BEETLEJUICE Actor, Katie Lombardo! Learn a Broadway song and dance combo from the show, and work on audition technique in this 3.5 hour class! Class concludes with an informative Q&A.
Part 1: Musical Theatre Workshop w/ Broadway's Katie Lombardo
• Students learn a song and dance combo from Katie
• Q&A, photo and autograph session with Katie
Part 2: Audition Workshop w/ Broadway's Katie Lombardo & a Music Director
• Mock Auditions with Katie
• Learn Proper Audition Technique & Hone Your Song Cut with Katie and a Music Director
• Feedback and Coaching from Katie & the MD
All Ages | Saturday, April 22 | Cost 175.00
Stephanie Hedges is a renowned headshot photographer whose philosophy is to create a relaxed, successful atmosphere that allows her to capture the personality of aspiring actors!
Booking for this special discount is only available through A Class Act NY registration!
Outdoor Session includes:
• 30 min photoshoot
• Online watermarked low res gallery within 3 to 5 business days
• 2 High-Resolution Retouched images within 5 to 7 business days
Where: TriBeCa Location
When: Saturday, April 22, All Day
PLEASE NOTE: A CLASS ACT NY DOES NOT HANDLE SCHEDULING FOR THIS EVENT. YOU WILL BE SENT A LINK TO SIGN UP FOR A TIME WITH THE PHOTOGRAPHER AFTER YOU REGISTER!
No Audition Required | Ages 9 - 20s (scenes split by age) | Saturday, May 20 | Cost to Participate 195.00 | Cost to Observe 55.00
Work via Zoom, with Top TV & Film Casting Director, Danielle Pretsfelder Demchick of DPD Casting, an 18-year veteran of the casting industry!
Danielle worked as a Casting Director at NICKELODEON for over 14 years, where she tapped into her love of developing young talent.
Some highlights from her NICKELODEON years include BLUES CLUES, THE ASTRONAUTS, THE BARBARIAN AND THE TROLL, BUBBLE GUPPIES, DRAMA CLUB, DORA THE EXPLORER, WELCOME TO THE WAYNE and more!
Since her departure from Nickelodeon to open her own casting office in April 2022, she has cast AMERICAN GIRL: CORINNE TAN, the first American Girl of the Year film, which tells the story of the first Chinese American Girl, for HBOMax and Marvista Entertainment, LAST WEEK TONIGHT with John Oliver and worked as the kids casting director/consultant on several films including YOU ARE SO NOT INVITED TO MY BAT MITZVAH. She is currently casting an unscripted girl group for Republic Records and JYP Entertainment and continues to cast Viacom Kids & Family content, including a collaboration with Alvin Ailey!
Danielle also serves as the CO-VP of Advocacy for the Casting Society of America.
Focus of Class:
• Perform Film & TV Sides for Casting Director, Danielle Pretsfelder Demchick
• Learn Proper On-Camera Acting and Audition Technique with a special focus on how to have an awesome Zoom Audition
• Learn how to give a nuanced and authentic performance for the Camera
• Receive Feedback and Coaching from Casting Director, Danielle Pretsfelder Demchick
• Informative Q&A for Students and Parents of Minors