Adult Masterclasses

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.

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May 2020

All Ages | Thursday, May 14 | Cost 25.00

20% of All Proceeds Go to The Actors Fund!

Krysta Rodriguez is a Broadway and TV Star, best known for originating the role of Wednesday Addams in THE ADDAMS FAMILY. Her extensive list of Broadway credits include: SPRING AWAKENING, FIRST DATE, IN THE HEIGHTS, and A CHORUS LINE. She was most recently seen on stage opposite Raul Esparza in Theresa Rebeck’s Off-Broadway production of SEARED and in Disney’s HERCULES at The Public Theatre’s Shakespeare in the Park. She is set to star on-screen in Ryan Murphy’s highly anticipated miniseries, HALSTON, where she will portray Liza Minelli. Other TV/Film credits include: SMASH, YOUNGER, GOSSIP GIRL, QUANTICO, CHASING LIFE, THE MYSTERIES OF LAURA and more! 

Now is your chance to ask Krysta Rodriguez all of your questions about her career and the biz! Ask her about her experiences starring in hit Broadway musicals and popular TV shows and what it’s like to originate such an iconic role as Wednesday Addams! Get insight and advice about making it in the biz!

Participants will need a computer, smartphone, or tablet with a front facing camera, and you must download the free ZOOM app to participate!

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MEAN GIRLS Star, Reneé Rapp’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
May 16, 2020 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Saturday, May 16 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 35.00

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Reneé Rapp is a Broadway Star, most recently seen as Regina George in MEAN GIRLS! Reneé is the recipient of the 2018 Jimmy Award (National High School Musical Theatre Award) for Best Leading Actress in a Musical. Her performance at the ceremony was acclaimed by many viewers, and helped her land the role of Regina. She has also performed in concerts and readings at many notable NYC venues including: Feinstein's/54 Below, Roundabout Theatre Company, and The Green Room 42.

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No Audition Required | 2 Sessions Split By Age, 8 & Up  | Sunday, May 17 | Cost 195.00

Work with powerhouse, award-winning L.A. Casting Director, Krisha Bullock of Bullock & Snow Casting from the comfort of your home!

Krisha is one of the most influential, prolific Casting Directors in the industry. She specializes in youth casting, from hit children’s television shows and pilots on kid-friendly networks to feature films and commercials.

Krisha’s firm casts popular Disney & Nickelodeon TV shows and pilots including the Nickelodeon series HENRY DANGER and GAME SHAKERS, and the recently released film, TO THE BEAT! BACK TO SCHOOL. Other notable credits include hit series such as SAM AND CAT, DEGRASSI: THE NEXT GENERATION, iCARLY, DRAKE AND JOSH, ZOEY 101, VICTORIOUS, and TRUE JACKSON VP!

Focus of Class:
• Perform scenes for Krisha and receive one-on-one feedback and coaching
• Gain exposure to a top L.A. industry insider
• Learn what Krisha and other casting pro’s look for in actors
• Learn how to leave an impression in the audition room
• Class will conclude in an informative Q&A for parents and students

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BEETLEJUICE Star, Presley Ryan’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
May 18, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Monday, May 18 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 35.00

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Presley Ryan is a Broadway Star, most recently seen on the Great White Way in BEETLEJUICE as Lydia Deetz! Previous to BEETLEJUICE, Presley starred as Small Alison in the Broadway hit, FUN HOME. Other tour and regional credits include: ANNIE, BEACHES, and DR. SEUSS’ HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS.

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MEAN GIRLS Star, Reneé Rapp’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
May 18, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Monday, May 18 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 30.00

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Reneé Rapp is a Broadway Star, most recently seen as Regina George in MEAN GIRLS! Reneé is the recipient of the 2018 Jimmy Award (National High School Musical Theatre Award) for Best Leading Actress in a Musical. Her performance at the ceremony was acclaimed by many viewers, and helped her land the role of Regina. She has also performed in concerts and readings at many notable NYC venues including: Feinstein's/54 Below, Roundabout Theatre Company, and The Green Room 42.

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No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Tuesday, May 19 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 35.00

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Andrew Chappelle is an original Broadway company member of the hit sensation, HAMILTON. Andew had been with HAMILTON from the very beginning. He worked as a swing covering a majority of the lead male roles including: John Laurens/Philip Hamilton, Marquis de Lafayette/Thomas Jefferson, Hercules Mulligan/James Madison, King George, and Aaron Burr. Before HAMILTON, Andrew starred as Eddie in MAMMA MIA! on Broadway.

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BEETLEJUICE Star, Presley Ryan’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
May 20, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Wednesday, May 20 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 35.00

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Presley Ryan is a Broadway Star, most recently seen on the Great White Way in BEETLEJUICE as Lydia Deetz! Previous to BEETLEJUICE, Presley starred as Small Alison in the Broadway hit, FUN HOME. Other tour and regional credits include: ANNIE, BEACHES, and DR. SEUSS’ HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS.

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BEETLEJUICE Star, Leslie Kritzer’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
May 20, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Wednesday, May 20 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 35.00

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Leslie is a Broadway Actress, most recently seen starring as Delia in BEETLEJUICE on Broadway! Leslie has also been seen on Broadway in SOMETHING ROTTEN, ELF, SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM, A CATERED AFFAIR, LEGALLY BLONDE: THE MUSICAL, and HAIRSPRAY. Other notable credits include: BAT BOY (Off-Broadway), THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL (Off-Broadway), GREASE (Paper Mill Playhouse), FUNNY GIRL (Paper Mill Playhouse) and ON THE TOWN (Encores!).

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Broadway & TV Star, Krysta Rodriguez’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
May 20, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 10 & Up | Wednesday, May 20 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 30.00

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Krysta Rodriguez is a Broadway and TV Star, best known for originating the role of Wednesday Addams in THE ADDAMS FAMILY. Her extensive list of Broadway credits include: SPRING AWAKENING, FIRST DATE, IN THE HEIGHTS, and A CHORUS LINE. She was most recently seen on stage opposite Raul Esparza in Theresa Rebeck’s Off-Broadway production of SEARED and in Disney’s HERCULES at The Public Theatre’s Shakespeare in the Park. She is set to star on-screen in Ryan Murphy’s highly anticipated miniseries, HALSTON, where she will portray Liza Minelli. Other TV/Film credits include: SMASH, YOUNGER, GOSSIP GIRL, QUANTICO, CHASING LIFE, THE MYSTERIES OF LAURA and more!

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No Audition Required | Ages 8 & Up | Thursday, May 21 | Cost to Participate 135.00 | Cost to Observe 30.00

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Work one-on-one with Senior Casting Director, Merri Sugarman (CSA) of Tara Rubin Casting! Tara Rubin is the casting office behind Broadway and Off-Broadway hits and National Tours such as SING STREET*, TREVOR THE MUSICAL*, DEAR EVAN HANSEN*, SIX, AIN'T TOO PROUD, ALADDIN, PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, CHASING RAINBOWS*, LES MISERABLES*, AIDA, THE BAND’S VISIT, MISS SAIGON*, SCHOOL OF ROCK*, KING KONG, FALSETTOS*, A BRONX TALE, and many other shows too numerous to mention here!

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Tony Nominee and TV Star, Jeremy Jordan’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
May 29, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

By Audition Only | Ages 10 & Up | Friday, May 29| Cost 180.00

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Jeremy Jordan is a Tony Nominee, most recently seen on stage in the Off-Broadway revival of LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS as Seymour and on Broadway in WAITRESS as Dr. Pomatter. He is best known for originating the roles of Jack Kelly in NEWSIES (Tony & Drama Desk Award Nomination) and Clyde Barrow in BONNIE & CLYDE. Other Broadway credits include AMERICAN SON, ROCK OF AGES, and WEST SIDE STORY. You might also be familiar with Jeremy’s work from his on-screen credits: SUPERGIRL (CW), AMERICAN SON (Netflix), SMASH (NBC), and the film adaptation of Jason Robert Brown’s THE LAST 5 YEARS.

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All Skill Levels | Ages 8-20s | Saturday, May 30 | Cost to Participate 195.00 | Cost to Observe 75.00

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Alex was nominated for a Tony last year for his portrayal of BEETLEJUICE in, none other than, BEETLEJUICE! His last Tony nomination was in 2016 for his lovable portrayal of Dewey Finn in the beloved musical, SCHOOL OF ROCK!

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No Audition Required | 2 Sessions Split By Age, 8 & Up | Sunday, May 31 | Cost 205.00

Take 1 or more sessions with Jon from the comfort of your own home!

Learn the art of comedic on-camera acting from Emmy Nominated TV/Film Director & Producer, Jon Rosenbaum! Jon is by far the most experienced director to teach at ACANY, and has worked for every major network including: NETFLIX, AMAZON, DISNEY, NICKELODEON, NBC/UNIVERSAL, FOX, SYFY, LIFETIME, and the CARTOON NETWORK.

Jon has carved a niche in the comedy and ‘tween’ genres, thanks to his quirky sensibility and love of collaborating with talent. He considers himself extremely fortunate to be doing what he loves – directing series, pilots and movies that keep his creative juices flowing.

Jon’s credits include a mind blowing number of projects from SYDNEY TO THE MAX (ACANY alumni Ruth Righi plays Sydney!), STUCK IN THE MIDDLE, RAVEN’S HOME, JUST ROLL WITH IT, COOP AND CAMI ASK THE WORLD, PRINCE OF PEORIA, JUST ADD MAGIC, KC UNDERCOVER, BIZAARDVARK, BUNK’D, GAMER’S GUIDE, PROJECT MC2, BEST FRIENDS WHENEVER, GIRL MEETS WORLD, JESSIE, AUSTIN AND ALLY, A.N.T. FARM, R.L. STINE’S THE HAUNTING HOUR (EMMY Nomination!), SUPAH NINJAS, and so many more!

It's imperative that actors learn the very specific tone in which sitcoms are written so that they can make the right acting choices in the audition room and on set. Jon will offer one-on-one feedback and coaching to each participant and guide them to create big, bold and memorable characters!

Perform scenes for Jon who will teach you how to land jokes, make turns and make a lasting impression in Hollywood!

Focus of Class:
• Learn what it takes to be a successful actor on the set of a sitcom
• Rehearse scenes from hit sitcoms Jon has directed
• Receive individual coaching from Emmy Nominated Director & Producer, Jon Rosenbaum
• Learn how to Land Jokes, Make Turns and Bring Out the Funny in the Audition Room and On Set
• Q&A with Jon Rosenbaum

Materials will be distributed via email prior to the workshop, and students will be expected to have them accessible during the class.

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June 2020

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Monday, June 1 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 35.00

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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).

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HADESTOWN Star, Reeve Carney’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
June 2, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Tuesday, June 2 | Cost 175.00

Space is limited!

Reeve Carney is a Broadway star most well known for his recent portrayal of Orpheus in the Tony Award Winning Musical, HADESTOWN. Prior to HADESTOWN, Reeve was best known for originating the role of Peter Parker/Spider-Man in SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK. He’s also starred in the TV series PENNY DREADFUL (Showtime) & the TV musical special, THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW: LET’S DO THE TIME WARP AGAIN (Fox).

Students participating in this class must be prepared to perform a 16-bar cut of a musical theatre song either a cappella or with a backing track (many can be found on YouTube) and a monologue that is one minute or shorter.

Focus of Class:
• Receive individual feedback and coaching on your 16-bar cut and your monologue from HADESTOWN Star, Reeve Carney
• Learn if your material showcases your unique personality
• Learn how to interpret a song and and a monologue
• Learn how to break down your pieces into acting beats
• Learn how to use tactics to achieve your objective in your monologue
• Discover operative words and acting beats within the text
• Class will conclude with an informative Q&A

Interested in purchasing a professional performance track? Email us your sheet music 24-48 hours in advance of the class, and we will send you a professional performance track for only $25! Purchase here!

Need a monologue? Email us after registering and we will send you one to perform!

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No Audition Required | Ages 8-18 (Scenes Split By Age) | Wednesday, June 3 | Cost to Participate 195.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

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Work with powerhouse, award-winning L.A. Casting Director, Krisha Bullock of Bullock & Snow Casting from the comfort of your home!

Krisha’s firm casts popular Disney & Nickelodeon TV shows and pilots including the Nickelodeon series HENRY DANGER and GAME SHAKERS, and the recently released film, TO THE BEAT! BACK TO SCHOOL. Other notable credits include hit series such as SAM AND CAT, DEGRASSI: THE NEXT GENERATION, iCARLY, DRAKE AND JOSH, ZOEY 101, VICTORIOUS, and TRUE JACKSON VP!

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ANASTASIA Star, Christy Altomare’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
June 3, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Wednesday, June 3 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

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Christy Altomare is best known for portraying the title character of Anya/Anastasia in the Broadway sensation, ANASTASIA! Previous to ANASTASIA, Christy played the lead role of Sophie in MAMMA MIA! and before that she played Sue Snell in the Off-Broadway cult hit, CARRIE.

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No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Friday, June 5 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

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Alex is a twice Tony nominated actor! Last year, he was nominated for a Tony for his portrayal of Beetlejuice in BEETLEJUICE, and in 2016 he was nominated for his lovable portrayal of Dewey Finn in the beloved musical, SCHOOL OF ROCK!

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No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up, 2 Sessions Grouped by Age | Saturday, June 6 | Cost to Participate 205.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

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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.

Throughout his career as a manager and agent, Mitchell has repped and developed many noteworthy actors, including Jennifer Lawrence (The Hunger Games, Silver Linings Playbook), Rachel Brosnahan (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel), Zendaya (The Greatest Showman, Shake It Up), Kristen Bell (Frozen 1 & 2, The Good Place), Dylan Minnette (13 Reasons Why), Kiernan Shipka (The Chilling Adventures of Serena, Mad Men), Jojo Siwa (Dance Moms), Miley Cyrus (The Last Song, Hannah Montana), Lucy Hale (Pretty Little Liars) and many, many others.

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No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Monday, June 8 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

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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).

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Award-Winning L.A. Casting Director, Lisa London’s Zoom On-Camera Intensive

Online Event, United States
June 8, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - June 12, 2020 @ 6:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | 2 Sessions Split By Age - Monday, June 8 for Ages 9-12 and Friday, June 12 for Ages 13 & Up | Cost 205.00

Lisa is teaching two sessions; one on Monday, June 8 (ages 9-12) and one on Friday, June 12 (ages 13 and up). Please choose the appropriate session at checkout.

Work with prolific award-winning L.A. Casting Director Lisa London of London/Stroud Casting! 

Lisa currently has 20 projects in either pre or post production! 

Notable recent projects include: THE POISON ROSE starring Morgan Freeman, Brendan Fraser and John Travolta, Adam Sandler’s NETFLIX Film,  SANDY WEXLER, EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES starring Angela Kinsey of THE OFFICE, FREAKS starring Emile Hirsch and Bruce Dern, THE MOSTLY GHOSTLY franchise starring BELLA THORNE and SUGAR AND TOYS for FUSE TV.

Lisa London has discovered and/or cast actors such as Emma Stone, Jonah Hill, Mark Ruffalo, Miley Cyrus, Selena Gomez, Giovanni Ribisi, Adrian R. Mante, Adam Irigoyen & Yari Shahidi to name a few!

She is the author of the book, From Start to Stardom which takes readers on a step-by-step journey, laying out what it takes to have the best shot at stardom!

Focus of Class:
• The class will cover what casting directors are looking for in auditions, and why some people get callbacks while others do not and why it’s imperative to research a role
• Proper on-camera audition technique
• Perform scenes for Lisa London and receive one-on-one coaching and feedback
• Showbiz Q&A

Materials will be distributed via email approximately one week to a few days before the workshop, emulating a real audition. Students will be expected to have them accessible during the class.

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No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Tuesday, June 9 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

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Derek Klena is a Broadway Star, best known for the role of Dimitry in ANASTASIA on Broadway. Most recently, Derek was starring in JAGGED LITTLE PILL. Other notable stage credits include: THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY (Broadway), WICKED (Broadway), CARRIE (Off-Broadway), and DOGFIGHT (Off-Broadway). You might also recognize him from his recurring roles on UNBREAKABLE KIMMY SCHMIDT (Netflix) and THE CODE (CBS), or from guest star appearances on BLUE BLOODS, LAW & ORDER SVU, THE TOMORROW PEOPLE, and THE CARRIE DIARIES.

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No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Wednesday, June 10 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

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Alex is a twice Tony nominated actor! Last year, he was nominated for a Tony for his portrayal of Beetlejuice in BEETLEJUICE, and in 2016 he was nominated for his lovable portrayal of Dewey Finn in the beloved musical, SCHOOL OF ROCK!

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No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Thursday, June 11 | Cost 145.00

Christopher Fitzgerald is a 3x Tony Nominee, best known for originating the roles of Ogie in WAITRESS (Tony Award Nomination), Igor in YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN (Tony Award Nomination), and Boq in WICKED. Most recently, Christopher was seen in the Broadway Revival of COMPANY as David. Other notable credits include: FINIAN’S RAINBOW (Tony Award Nomination), AN ACT OF GOD, THE MERCHANT OF VENICE, AMOUR, and CHICAGO.

Focus of Class:
• Sing and receive individual feedback and coaching on your 32-bar song cut from 3x Tony Nominee, Christopher Fitzgerald
• Learn if your song showcases your unique personality and vocal range 
• Learn how to interpret a song and break it down into acting beats
• Q&A with 3x Tony Nominee, Christopher Fitzgerald

Interested in purchasing a professional performance track? Email us your sheet music 24-48 hours in advance of the class, and we will send you a professional performance track for only $25! Purchase here!

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BEETLEJUICE Star, Presley Ryan’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
June 15, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Monday, June 15 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

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Presley Ryan is a Broadway Star, most recently seen on the Great White Way in BEETLEJUICE as Lydia Deetz! Previous to BEETLEJUICE, Presley starred as Small Alison in the Broadway hit, FUN HOME. Other tour and regional credits include: ANNIE, BEACHES, and DR. SEUSS’ HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS.

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No Audition Required | Ages 8 - Adults | Tuesday, June 16 | Cost to Participate 25.00 | Cost to Observe 10.00

100% OF THE PROCEEDS FROM THIS WORKSHOP WILL BE DONATED TO THE NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund.

We stand with our black brothers and sisters at this time, and always. Together, let's fight for equality and justice for all!

100% of the proceeds from this commercial workshop will be donated to the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund. We hope to raise significant funds through this charity workshop. We have 16 participation spots available at just $25, and 280 observer spots available for purchase at just $10.
Help us in the fight to end injustice!

In this 2-hour workshop, you will learn the art of commercial acting and audition technique from A Class Act NY’s Artistic Director, Jessica R. Grosman. Before founding A Class Act NY in 2005, Jessica worked in commercial casting in both NYC and California!

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No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Wednesday, June 17 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

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Kara Lindsay is a Broadway Star, best known for originating the role of Katherine in NEWSIES! You might also recognize Kara from the Broadway hit, BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL in which she portrayed the lead character, Cynthia Weil, or for her amazing portrayal of Glinda in the Broadway phenom, WICKED. Other notable credits include the National Tour of LITTLE HOUSE ON THE PRAIRIE in which she portrayed Laura Ingalls and WICKED.

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MEAN GIRLS Star, Reneé Rapp’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
June 18, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Thursday, June 18 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

Reneé Rapp is a Broadway Star, most recently seen as Regina George in MEAN GIRLS! Reneé is the recipient of the 2018 Jimmy Award (National High School Musical Theatre Award) for Best Leading Actress in a Musical. Her performance at the ceremony was acclaimed by many viewers, and helped her land the role of Regina. She has also performed in concerts and readings at many notable NYC venues including: Feinstein's/54 Below, Roundabout Theatre Company, and The Green Room 42.

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No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Friday, June 19 | Cost to Participate 175.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

100% OF THE PROCEEDS FROM THE SALE OF OBSERVATION TICKETS WILL BE DONATED TO THE NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund!

Space is limited!

Eva Noblezada is a Two-Time Tony Nominee, most recently seen as Eurydice in HADESTOWN! She also starred as Kim in the 2017 Broadway production of MISS SAIGON. Both of these performances earned her a Tony Nomination for Best Leading Actress in a Musical.

Eva will be working one-on-one via the Zoom app with her students! Students participating in this class must be prepared to perform a 16-bar cut of a musical theatre song either a cappella or with a backing track (many can be found on YouTube) and a monologue that is one minute or shorter.

Interested in purchasing a professional performance track? Email us your sheet music 24-48 hours in advance of the class, and we will send you a professional performance track for only $25! Purchase here!

Need a monologue? Email us after registering and we will send you one to perform!

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No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Monday, June 22 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

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Kevin Chamberlin is a 3x Tony Nominee, best known for originating the roles of Horton the Elephant in SEUSSICAL and Uncle Fester in THE ADDAMS FAMILY. Other Broadway credits include: DISASTER!, CHICAGO, WICKED, DIRTY BLONDE, TRIUMPH OF LOVE, THE RITZ, ABE LINCOLN IN ILLINOIS, and MY FAVORITE YEAR. You might also recognize Kevin for his portrayal of Bertram Winkle, the grouchy but loveable family butler, on Disney’s JESSIE!

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No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Tuesday, June 23 | Cost 145.00

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Alex is a twice Tony nominated actor! Last year, he was nominated for a Tony for his portrayal of Beetlejuice in BEETLEJUICE, and in 2016 he was nominated for his lovable portrayal of Dewey Finn in the beloved musical, SCHOOL OF ROCK!

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No Audition Required | 2 Sessions Split By Age, 8 & Up | Saturday, June 27 | Cost 205.00 

ONLY A FEW SPOTS LEFT IN SESSION 1!

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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 SYDNEY TO THE MAX, RAVEN’S HOME, JUST ROLL WITH IT, BUNK’D, COOP AND CAMI ASK THE WORLD, and she directed WALK THE PRANK, KNIGHT SQUAD, among others! She was also the director of Disney’s #1 family sitcom, LIV AND MADDIE.

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 boot camp and showcase!

Focus of Class:
• Learn what it takes to be a successful actor on the set of a Disney and Nick show
• Rehearse Scenes from Hit Shows Wendy has directed
• Receive Coaching and Feedback directly from Wendy Faraone
• Learn how to Land Jokes, Make Turns and Bring out the Funny in the Audition Room and On Set
• Showbiz Q&A with Wendy and Artistic Director of A Class Act NY, Jessica R. Grosman

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Tony Nominee and TV Star, Jeremy Jordan’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
June 30, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

By Audition Only | Ages 10 & Up | Tuesday, June 30| Cost 180.00

SOLD OUT!

Jeremy Jordan is a Tony Nominee, most recently seen on stage in the Off-Broadway revival of LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS as Seymour and on Broadway in WAITRESS as Dr. Pomatter. He is best known for originating the roles of Jack Kelly in NEWSIES (Tony & Drama Desk Award Nomination) and Clyde Barrow in BONNIE & CLYDE. Other Broadway credits include AMERICAN SON, ROCK OF AGES, and WEST SIDE STORY. You might also be familiar with Jeremy’s work from his on-screen credits: SUPERGIRL (CW), AMERICAN SON (Netflix), SMASH (NBC), and the film adaptation of Jason Robert Brown’s THE LAST 5 YEARS.

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July 2020

Broadway & TV Star, Krysta Rodriguez’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
July 7, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 10 & Up | Tuesday, July 7 | Cost 155.00

Limited to 8 Students!

Krysta Rodriguez is a Broadway and TV Star, best known for originating the role of Wednesday Addams in THE ADDAMS FAMILY. Her extensive list of Broadway credits include: SPRING AWAKENING, FIRST DATE, IN THE HEIGHTS, and A CHORUS LINE. She was most recently seen on stage opposite Raul Esparza in Theresa Rebeck’s Off-Broadway production of SEARED and in Disney’s HERCULES at The Public Theatre’s Shakespeare in the Park. She is set to star on-screen in Ryan Murphy’s highly anticipated miniseries, HALSTON, where she will portray Liza Minelli. Other TV/Film credits include: SMASH, YOUNGER, GOSSIP GIRL, QUANTICO, CHASING LIFE, THE MYSTERIES OF LAURA and more!

Krysta will be working one-on-one via the Zoom app with her students! Sing a 32-bar song cut for Krysta who will offer each participant individual guidance and feedback on their song interpretation and presentation!

Focus of Class:
• Sing and receive individual feedback and coaching on your 32-bar song cut from Broadway & TV Star, Krysta Rodriguez
• Learn if your song showcases your unique personality and vocal range
• Learn how to interpret a song and break it down into acting beats

Interested in purchasing a professional performance track? Email us your sheet music 24-48 hours in advance of the class, and we will send you a professional performance track for only $25! Purchase here!

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No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Wednesday, July 15 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

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Shoshana Bean is a Broadway Star, vocalist and songwriter. Most recently she was seen starring in WAITRESS as Jenna. Shoshana made her Broadway debut in HAIRSPRAY in which she originated the role of Shelly. Many people are also familiar with Shoshana’s amazing portrayal of Elphaba in WICKED. She was the very first replacement for Idina Menzel when she left the show. Shoshana has released many solo albums and appeared on soundtracks for the films HAIRSPRAY, ENCHANTED, and SING. Moreover, Shoshana has performed in countless cabarets, concerts, and benefits across the globe.

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No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Tuesday, July 21 | Cost 145.00

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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).

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4 Agent Day

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
July 25, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 7-20s (Divided into rooms by age) | Saturday, July 25 | Cost for 1 Session: 195.00 | Cost for 2 Sessions: 290.00

Lucky participants have the amazing opportunity to work with either 2 or 4 Top Scouting Talent Agents in either a 1/2 day workshop or a full day 6.5 hour workshop!

The agents represent kids, teens and young adults for theatre, film, TV, commercials and voice-over!

3 Hour AM Workshop - Film & TV with 2 Top Agents
• Mock television and film auditions
• The Agents will offer guidance, feedback and coaching on both individual and chemistry read mock auditions (scenes will be sent a few days in advance as they would in a real audition scenario)

3 Hour PM Workshop - Musical Theatre OR Monologue Performance with 2 Top Agents
• Perform either a 16-bar cut or a one-minute monologue. A music director will be provided for singers. Pre-approved monologues will be sent in advance for non-singers.
• Actors will receive one-on-one coaching on their presentation, interpretation and audition technique.

Learn how to snag an Agent and how to nail auditions!

Agents TBA Soon!

Register for Both Sessions and SAVE!

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NEWSIES Star, Ben Fankhauser’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
July 28, 2020 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Tuesday, July 28 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

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Ben Fankhauser is best known for originating the starring role of Davey in NEWSIES both on Broadway and at Paper Mill Playhouse! You might also recognize Ben from the filmed version of NEWSIES which was released in 2017. Ben was also seen in starring roles in the National Tours of SPRING AWAKENING and BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL and in THE FLAMINGO KID at Hartford Stage!

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August 2020

No Audition Required | Ages 14-Adults | Sunday, August 30 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

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Limited to 10 Students!

Keala Settle is a Broadway and Film Star, best known for the roles of Becky in the Original Cast of WAITRESS and Lettie Lutz in Pasek & Paul’s wildly popular movie musical, THE GREATEST SHOWMAN. Other notable credits include: PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT, LES MISERABLES, and HANDS ON A HARDBODY. She received both a Tony Award Nomination and Drama Desk Award Nomination for her role in HANDS ON A HARDBODY. She was also seen playing various roles in last year’s live performance of RENT on FOX.

Focus of Class:
• Sing and receive individual feedback and coaching on your 32-bar song cut from Tony Nominee, Keala Settle
• Learn if your song showcases your unique personality and vocal range
• Learn how to interpret a song and break it down into acting beats
• Q&A with Tony Nominee, Keala Settle

Participants will need a computer, smartphone, or tablet with a front facing camera, and you must download the free ZOOM app to participate!

Interested in purchasing a professional performance track? Email us your sheet music 24-48 hours in advance of the class, and we will send you a professional performance track for only $25! Purchase here!

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October 2020

NEWSIES Star, Andrew Keenan-Bolger’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
October 29, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 10 & Up | Thursday, October 29 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

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Limited to 10 Students!

Andrew Keenan-Bolger is a Broadway Star, best known for originating the role of Crutchie in NEWSIES! Other notable Broadway credits include: TUCK EVERLASTING (Original Broadway Cast), MARY POPPINS, SEUSSICAL (Original Broadway Cast), and BEAUTY AND THE BEAST. Andrew also is the co-creator of the web series SUBMISSIONS ONLY. He served as the series Director and Editor during its run from 2010-2014. He has also directed a few short films.

Andrew will be working one-on-one via the Zoom app with his students! 

Sing a 32-bar song cut for NEWSIES Star, Andrew Keenan-Bolger, who will offer each participant individual guidance and feedback on their song interpretation and presentation!

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December 2020

Tara Rubin Casting Director Merri Sugarman’s (CSA) Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
December 16, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EST

No Audition Required | Ages 8 & Up | Wednesday, December 16 | Cost 145.00

1 SPOT LEFT!

Work one-on-one with Senior Casting Director, Merri Sugarman (CSA) of Tara Rubin Casting! Tara Rubin is the casting office behind Broadway and Off-Broadway hits and National Tours such as SING STREET*, TREVOR THE MUSICAL*, DEAR EVAN HANSEN*, SIX, AIN'T TOO PROUD, ALADDIN, PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, CHASING RAINBOWS*, LES MISERABLES*, AIDA, THE BAND’S VISIT, MISS SAIGON*, SCHOOL OF ROCK*, KING KONG, FALSETTOS*, A BRONX TALE, and many other shows too numerous to mention here!

*ACANY is proud to have many students represented in the casts of these shows! You can read more on our Student Achievement Page!

SINGERS & NON-SINGERS - ACTOR’S CHOICE: Students participating in this class can choose to perform either a 32-bar cut of a musical theatre song either a cappella or with a backing track (many can be found on YouTube) OR a one minute monologue.

Get Merri’s expert coaching and feedback on your pieces! She will also offer her opinion on whether or not your material showcases your unique talent.

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January 2021

FREE Virtual Winter Open House

Online Event, United States
January 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm EST

Wednesday, January 6 | For Parents & Prospective Students | FREE

Parents are invited to join A Class Act NY, the award-winning acting studio, on ZOOM for a FREE preview of what Winter and Spring 2021 programs will look like online!

We are continuing to offer online classes and workshops in musical theatre, dramatic arts, dance, on-camera, and voice-over! We will also be offering amazing virtual production opportunities! 

ACANY has been offering programs online since March 2020 to great success. Our virtual open house is for parents and students who would like to see what separates our online performing arts education from the rest! 

Join us for some or all of the evening- feel free to zoom in and out as you wish! We highly recommend watching the session with your child!

Questions about online programs? We’re here to address your concerns!

The session will include:

• A quick introduction to the program
A demo of how classes will be run featuring ACANY students and members of our faculty
• A Q&A with ACANY’s administrative staff to answer any parent questions

This session will just scratch the surface of what we’ll be covering throughout the winter and spring. You’ll walk away with a better understanding of what a typical online class will look like. 

Most classes will be 2 hours long, and will feature small group instruction (10-12 students per classroom, max).

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No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Thursday, January 14 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

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Alex Brightman is a 2x Tony Nominated Actor. In 2019 Alex was nominated for a Tony for his portrayal of Beetlejuice in BEETLEJUICE, and in 2016 he was nominated for his lovable portrayal of Dewey Finn in the beloved musical, SCHOOL OF ROCK!

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March 2021

No Audition Required | 2 Sessions Split By Age, 8 & Up | Saturday, March 13 | Cost to Participate 205.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

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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 SYDNEY TO THE MAX, RAVEN’S HOME, JUST ROLL WITH IT, BUNK’D, COOP AND CAMI ASK THE WORLD, and she directed WALK THE PRANK, KNIGHT SQUAD, among others! She was also the director of Disney’s #1 family sitcom, LIV AND MADDIE.

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July 2021

Top L.A. Talent Manager Mitchell Gossett’s Monologue Masterclasses

Nex Gen Studios, 519 8th Ave, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10018 United States
July 10 @ 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 10-Adults | Saturday, July 10 | Cost 205.00

ONLY 2 SPOTS LEFT!

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

Mitchell believes the most exciting way to explore material is not through thoughts alone, but through “ACTIONS” – through what you are DOING with your body. Bring ACTions into the work creates a stronger, more visceral connection to the material. But as importantly, it also provides a means of showing the most unique feature any actor can present: THEMSELVES in the work. Students will receive monologues in advance of class and Mitchell will offer direction and coaching to lucky participants!

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
• Walk Away with a Personalized Feedback Form
• Q&A Open to his Students and Parents of Minor Students (if time permits!)

Throughout his career as a manager and agent, Mitchell has represented and discovered many noteworthy actors, including Jennifer Lawrence (THE HUNGER GAMES, SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK), Rachel Brosnahan (THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL), Darren Criss (AMERICAN CRIME STORY, GLEE), Zendaya (THE GREATEST SHOWMAN, EUPHORIA), Kristen Bell (FROZEN 1 & 2, THE GOOD PLACE), Brandon Victor Dixon (HAMILTON, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR), Dylan Minnette (13 REASONS WHY), Kiernan Shipka (THE CHILLING ADVENTURES OF SERENA, MAD MEN), Jojo Siwa (DANCE MOMS, THE J TEAM), Miley Cyrus (THE LAST SONG, HANNAH MONTANA), Lucy Hale (PRETTY LITTLE LIARS) and many, many others.

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Broadway Casting Director Merri Sugarman (CSA) of Tara Rubin Casting Masterclass

Nex Gen Studios, 519 8th Ave, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10018 United States
July 28 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up (Email us for an age exception) | Wednesday, July 28 | Cost to Perform 195.00 | Cost to Observe 75.00

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OBSERVATION TICKETS ARE STILL AVAILABLE! Observe to pick up new tips, or if someone is a no-show, pay the difference and perform in class!

Work one-on-one with Senior Casting Director, Merri Sugarman (CSA) of Tara Rubin Casting! Tara Rubin is the casting office behind Broadway and Off-Broadway hits and National Tours such as SING STREET*, TREVOR THE MUSICAL*, DEAR EVAN HANSEN*, SIX, AIN'T TOO PROUD, ALADDIN, PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, CHASING RAINBOWS*, LES MISERABLES*, AIDA, THE BAND’S VISIT, MISS SAIGON*, SCHOOL OF ROCK*, KING KONG, FALSETTOS*, A BRONX TALE, and many other shows too numerous to mention here!

*ACANY is proud to have had many students represented in the casts of these shows! You can read more on our Student Achievement Page!

COVID-19 Policy: Students who are vaccinated or have received a negative COVID-19 test within 24 hours of Merri’s class may be maskless. You must provide a photo of the vaccination card or negative test by uploading to our parent portal on our enrollment site, Enrollsy, prior to class. Students who are not vaccinated or do not provide this paperwork must wear a mask at all times.

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August 2021

On-Camera Intensive with LA Casting Director, Lisa London – Ages Teens – Adults

Nex Gen Studios, 519 8th Ave, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10018 United States
August 4 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages Teens - Adults | Wednesday, August 4 | 6 - 9 PM Eastern | Cost 195.00

Have the unique opportunity to work with Award-Winning L.A. Casting Director, Lisa London on on-camera acting and auditioning skills.

In the very challenging year of 2020, Lisa and her office, London/Stroud Casting, cast 7 films that went into production. These included THE INHERITANCE which filmed in Georgia, BASEMENT which filmed on Long Island, OLD HENRY which filmed in Nashville, CANYON DEL MUERTO which filmed in New Mexico, STATE OF CONSCIOUSNESS, EDDIE AND SUNNY and LOVE ON THE ROCK which filmed overseas in Italy and Malta, respectively. Lisa and her partner, Catherine Stroud cast actors from all over the USA, and even the world for these different movies.

Impressively, Lisa London gave the following actors their big break in Hollywood: Emma Stone, Jonah Hill, Yara Shahidi, Miley Cyrus, Selena Gomez, Mark Ruffalo, Giovanni Ribisi, Adrian R. Mante and Adam Irigoyen, to name a few.

Focus of Class:
• The class will cover what casting directors are looking for in auditions, the self-taping process, how to get your agent/manager to work best for you, why some people get callbacks and why you need to research a role.
• The intensive includes on-camera audition technique and will include playback as a teaching tool.
• Each participant will get to read for Lisa and receive one-on-one coaching and feedback. Sides will be sent approximately one week to a few days before the class, emulating a real audition.

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Headshot Special – Outdoors and Socially Distanced

Central Park, Central Park S.,
New York, NY 10028 United States
August 8

All Ages | Sunday, August 8 | Cost 155.00

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 young actors!

Outdoor Socially Distanced Mini-Session includes: 30 min. session outdoors | Online watermarked low res gallery within 3 to 5 business days | 2 High-Resolution Retouched images within 5 to 7 business days

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ANASTASIA Star, Christy Altomare’s In-Person Masterclass

Nex Gen Studios, 519 8th Ave, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10018 United States
August 11 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Wednesday, August 11 | Cost to Participate 195.00 | Cost to Observe 75.00

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OBSERVATION TICKETS ARE STILL AVAILABLE! Observe to pick up new tips, or if someone is a no-show, pay the difference and perform in class!

Christy Altomare is best known for portraying the title character of Anya/Anastasia in the Broadway sensation, ANASTASIA! Previous to ANASTASIA, Christy played the lead role of Sophie in MAMMA MIA! and before that she played Sue Snell in the Off-Broadway cult hit, CARRIE.

Christy will be working one-on-one with her students! Sing a 32-bar song cut for Christy who will offer each participant individual guidance and feedback on their song interpretation, presentation and audition technique!

Learn if your song showcases your unique personality and vocal range!

Students participating in this class must be prepared to perform a musical theatre cut, accompanist will be provided.

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September 2021

FREE Virtual Open House

Online Event, United States
September 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm EDT

Tuesday, September 14 | 7:30 - 9:30 PM Eastern | Free

Join A Class Act NY, the award-winning acting studio, on ZOOM for a FREE preview of what Fall 2021 Programs will look like!

We’ll be offering both Virtual and In-Studio Musical Theatre, On-Camera, Voice-Over and Dramatic Arts Programs taught by amazing Broadway Veterans, and L.A. and NYC Industry Pros including TV/Film Directors, Casting Directors and Agents & Managers!

Join us for some, or all of the sessions, and feel free to Zoom in and out as you wish!

The session will include:
• A quick introduction to our programs
• A demo of how select programs will be run featuring ACANY students and a member of our faculty (Faculty may include Broadway Stars, Professional TV/Film & Voice-Over Actors, and a Top Industry Pro)
• A Q&A with ACANY’s administrative staff to answer your questions

These sessions will just scratch the surface of what we’ll be covering throughout the fall.

Schedule of Open House Events:
7:30 PM ET: Introduction
7:30-7:40 PM ET: Dance w/ Whitney Sprayberry (SPIDERMAN TURN OFF THE DARK, JAGGED LITTLE PILL)
7:40-8 PM ET: Voice-Over w/ Sean Patrick Doyle (THE BOXTROLLS, RUBY TUESDAY’S, BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD)
8-8:15 PM ET: Song Interpretation w/ Jonalyn Saxer (MEAN GIRLS, HOLIDAY INN)
8:15-8:55 PM ET: Sitcom Acting w/ John Patrick Hayden  (DAREDEVIL, YOUNGER)
8:55-9:30 PM ET: Q&A w/ ACANY’s Artistic Director, Jessica R. Grosman and ACANY’s Administrative Staff

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