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May 2020

MEAN GIRLS Star, Reneé Rapp’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
May 16 @ 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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Two-Time Tony Nominee, Laura Osnes’ Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
May 17 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Sunday, May 17 | Cost 135.00

ONLY 1 SPOT LEFT!

Limited to 10 students!

Laura Osnes is a two-time Tony Nominee, best known for her roles in Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA, BANDSTAND, BONNIE AND CLYDE, SOUTH PACIFIC, ANYTHING GOES and GREASE! Since her last role on Broadway, she co-developed and starred in THE BROADWAY PRINCESS PARTY at Feinstein’s/54 Below and starred in THE KEY OF LOVE and A HOMECOMING FOR THE HOLIDAYS on the Hallmark Channel.

Students participating in this class must be prepared to perform a musical theatre song either a cappella or with a backing track (many can be found on YouTube).

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!

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

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BEETLEJUICE Star, Presley Ryan’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
May 18 @ 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 @ 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 @ 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 @ 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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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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FREE Virtual Camp Fair

Online Event, United States
May 26 @ 7:30 pm - May 27 @ 9:00 pm EDT

Tuesday, May 26 & Wednesday, May 27 | For Parents and Prospective Campers | Free

We know a lot of you have questions about an online summer program and we’re here to address your concerns!

Parents are invited to join A Class Act NY, the award-winning acting studio, on ZOOM for a FREE preview of what Summer 2020 will look like online!

For summer 2020, we will be offering online musical theatre, on-camera and dramatic arts programs taught by amazing Broadway Veterans, Los Angeles Casting Directors and Television and Film Directors.

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

ACANY has been offering programs online since early March to great success. Our virtual camp fair is for parents who would like to see what separates our online performing arts education from the rest!

We highly recommend watching the session with your child!

We know a lot of you have questions about an online summer program and we’re here to address your concerns!

Each session will include:
• A quick introduction to the program
• A demo of how camp will be run featuring ACANY students and a member of our faculty (Broadway Stars, Music Directors and a Top Disney & Nick TV Director)
• A Q&A with ACANY’s administrative staff to answer any parent questions

These sessions will just scratch the surface of what we’ll be covering throughout the summer. You’ll walk away with a better understanding of what a typical online summer camp day will look like.

Camp days will be approximately 3-4 hours long, and will include both private and group instruction.

Campers will also take specialized workshops throughout the week!

Workshops may include: TV and Film Work, Voice-Over, Dance, Uta Hagen and Meisner Acting Techniques, Stage Combat, Dialect Coaching, Monologue Study, Shakespeare, Vocal Technique, and more!

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By Audition Only | Ages 14 & Up | Wednesdays, May 27 - June 10 | 3:30-6 PM ET | Cost 545.00

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Limited to 8 advanced actors who are serious about their work!

Workshop Dramatic Acting Scenes with Film & TV Star, Charlie Plummer. You might recognize Charlie from Hulu’s LOOKING FOR ALASKA, HBO’s BOARDWALK EMPIRE, or the films ALL THE MONEY IN THE WORLD, THE CLOVEHITCH KILLER, and LEAN ON PETE. Charlie got his start at our studio, where he met his manager at a workshop.

Charlie will work with students on TV and Film scenes. Learn how to give a natural, nuanced and subtle performance by working on active listening skills and identifying intentions. The goal in Charlie’s class is to begin to develop the skills necessary to create authentic and believable characters.

Our final class will include a Q&A with Charlie and his Talent Manager, Kim Pedell of Zoom Talent!

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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 @ 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 @ 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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4-Week Zoom Acting Lab with Top L.A. Talent Manager, Mitchell Gossett

Online Event, United States
June 4 @ 4:00 pm - June 25 @ 6:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 10-20s | Thursdays, June 4 - June 25 | 4-6 PM ET | Cost 635.00

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

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

Throughout his career as a manager and agent, Mitchell has repped, discovered and developed 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), 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.

Each week, participants will explore a set of values that, when present in an actor of any age, can help create a structure for great acting to occur. The nature of every actor's work springs from their unique instinct and memory. The work done in the Zoom Lab will playfully explore getting beyond "good" acting. We will discover how an actor’s instincts can emerge and be exercised in their work, and how this can inspire what makes up “great” acting.

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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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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 @ 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 @ 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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Online Broadway Boot Camp – Session 1

Online Event, United States
June 22 @ 9:30 am - June 26 @ 12:45 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 8-19 (Grouped by age) | Monday, June 22 - Friday, June 26 | 9:30 AM - 12:45 PM ET | Cost 645.00

1 SPOT JUST OPENED FOR AGES 11-19!

Campers will have the chance to strengthen their singing, dancing, and acting skills through private and group instruction with amazing Broadway faculty!

Daily Dance + Warm-Up
Each camp day will begin with an energizing and educational vocal and physical warm-up with our Broadway Director.

Private Lessons
During the week, campers will receive a free 45 minute one-on-one session with their Broadway Director to supplement what they’ve learned during the week, and a free 15 minute dance private with a professional choreographer. Lessons will take place outside of normal camp hours.

Workshops
Campers will take educational workshops led by their Broadway Director and Special Guest Instructors throughout the week! Workshops include: Musical Theatre Scene Study, Nailing the Cold Read, Acting Through Song and Proper Vocal Technique and Stage Combat.

On the last day of the program, campers will perform in an online final showcase for family and friends!

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All Skill Levels | Ages 8 - 19 | Monday-Friday, June 22-26 | 1-4:15 PM ET  (OR FOR WEST COAST CAMPERS, 10 AM - 1:15 PM PT) | Cost 735.00

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Work with prolific Disney & Nickelodeon Director, Wendy Faraone! New Programming for 2020!

Have you ever wanted to know what it’s like to star in a TV series? Now’s your chance! In our exciting virtual on-camera summer program, actors will experience every aspect of television acting from the audition to rehearsals to the live performance for an audience filled with friends and family who are invited to zoom in for your final class presentation! Work with SYDNEY TO THE MAX, RAVEN’S HOME, LIV AND MADDIE, JUST ROLL WITH IT, COOP AND CAMI ASK THE WORLD, WALK THE PRANK, KNIGHT SQUAD Disney & Nick Director, Wendy Faraone! All of the scenes used for this class will be pulled from actual sitcoms Wendy has directed!

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All Skill Levels | Ages 8-19 | Monday-Friday, June 22-26 | 1-4:15 PM ET (OR FOR WEST COAST CAMPERS, 10 AM - 1:15 PM PT) | Cost 735.00

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Live out your dreams of starring on a hit TV series with Emmy Nominated TV/Film Director, Shannon Flynn! Shannon is an Emmy-award nominated multi-platform film, television and digital director. She has worked on both single and multi-cam shows for a wide variety of networks, including APPLE TV+, NETFLIX, HBO/HBO MAX, DISNEY CHANNEL and NICKELODEON.

With more than 250 episodes of television and 3 movies to her credit, Shannon most recently directed on the hit Netflix shows MALIBU RESCUE and TEAM KAYLIE, Disney Channel’s BUNK'D, RAVEN'S HOME, COOP AND CAMI ASK THE WORLD, Apple+ TVs HELPSTERS, TeenNick/AwesomenessTV’s BETCH SKETCH, as well as serving as the series director for BOSS CHEER and HOTEL DE LOONE on the YouTube channel Brat.

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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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Online Agent & Manager Showcase With 20 Talent Reps

Online Event, United States
June 24 @ 7:20 pm - 9:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 4 - Mid 20s | Wednesday, June 24 | Cost Without Coaching 295.00 | Cost With Coaching 385.00

SOLD OUT! JOIN THE WAITLIST or REGISTER FOR THE JULY 22 SHOWCASE!

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

It’s often challenging to get in front of Talent Agents and Managers. A Class Act NY’s industry showcases provide aspiring actors the unbelievable opportunity to perform for 20 scouting agents & managers in one evening.

Previous participants are now working professionally and are starring on Broadway, in television series, films and commercials. Click here to read about some of our students’ professional progress.

The biggest agencies and management firms in town attend our showcases including CESD, Abrams Artists (A3), Stewart Talent, DDO Artists, Zuri, Shirley Grant Management, Carson Adler, Carson Kolker, Parkside Management, Sinclair Management and many more.

The fee to participate is 295.00. For an additional 90.00, you can workshop your pieces with one of our Broadway coaches! Learn if your piece(s) showcase your unique talents!

All actors must sign on at 7:20 PM ET for a mandatory meeting. The Showcase begins promptly at 7:30 PM ET.

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

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Two-Time Tony Nominee, Laura Osnes’ Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
June 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:15 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Saturday, June 27 | Cost 150.00

Space is limited!

Laura Osnes is a two-time Tony Nominee, best known for her roles in Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA, BANDSTAND, BONNIE AND CLYDE, SOUTH PACIFIC, ANYTHING GOES and GREASE! Since her last role on Broadway, she co-developed and starred in THE BROADWAY PRINCESS PARTY at Feinstein’s/54 Below and starred in THE KEY OF LOVE and A HOMECOMING FOR THE HOLIDAYS on the Hallmark Channel.

Students participating in this class must be prepared to perform a musical theatre song either a cappella or with a backing track (many can be found on YouTube).

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

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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!

SESSION 2 SOLD OUT! JOIN THE WAITLIST or PURCHASE A $40 OBSERVATION TICKET

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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Online Performing Arts Experience

Online Event, United States
June 29 @ 1:00 pm - July 1 @ 4:15 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 8-19 (Grouped by age) | Monday, June 29 - Wednesday, July 1   | 1-4:15 PM ET (OR FOR WEST COAST CAMPERS, 10 AM - 1:15 PM PT) | Cost 475.00

Zoom Classrooms Limited to 12 Students!

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

Camps meet online for 3 hours and 15 minutes daily.

Hone your musical theatre chops in a fun, safe and supportive environment in our interactive online program with amazing Broadway faculty!

Campers will have the chance to strengthen their singing, dancing, and acting skills through group instruction!

We will be utilizing the Zoom app for our online camps, just as we have been doing with our online classes since early March! Exciting Zoom features like break-out rooms make it possible for campers to work opposite one another! Even though we cannot be in person, we have found that our students still make friends, learn a ton about the art of Broadway, and have a sense of community that is really important during this unprecedented time!

Daily Dance + Warm-Up 
Each camp day will begin with an energizing and educational vocal and physical warm-up with our Broadway Director.

Workshops
Campers will take educational workshops led by their Broadway Director throughout the 3 day program! Workshops include: Musical Theatre Scene Study, Acting Through Song and Proper Vocal Technique and Physicality - Exploring Power Dynamics and Relationships.

Broadway Star Q&A:
We’ll invite a Broadway star to zoom in for an informative Q&A! Ask them everything you’ve ever wanted to know about starring on Broadway, or the business of show business!

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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

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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Online Broadway Boot Camp – Session 2

Online Event, United States
July 13 @ 9:30 am - July 17 @ 12:45 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 8-19 (Grouped by age) | Monday, July 13 - Friday, July 17 | 9:30 AM - 12:45 PM ET | Cost 645.00

PREVIOUSLY SOLD OUT! Added Another Session!

Zoom Classrooms Limited to 12 Students!

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

Hone your musical theatre chops in a fun, safe and supportive environment in our interactive online program with amazing Broadway faculty!

Camps meet online for 3 hours and 15 minutes daily. Private lessons and a final showcase are included in our award-winning Camps!

Campers will have the chance to strengthen their singing, dancing, and acting skills through private and group instruction!

We will be utilizing the Zoom app for our online camps, just as we have been doing with our online classes since early March! Exciting Zoom features like break-out rooms make it possible for campers to work opposite one another! Even though we cannot be in person, we have found that our students still make friends, learn a ton about the art of Broadway, and have a sense of community that is really important during this unprecedented time!

Daily Dance + Warm-Up
Each camp day will begin with an energizing and educational vocal and physical warm-up with our Broadway Director.

Private Lessons
During the week, campers will receive a free 45 minute one-on-one session with their Broadway Director to supplement what they’ve learned during the week, and a free 15 minute dance private with a professional choreographer. Lessons will take place outside of normal camp hours.

Workshops
Campers will take educational workshops led by their Broadway Director and Special Guest Instructors throughout the week! Workshops include: Musical Theatre Scene Study, Acting Through Song and Proper Vocal Technique, Voice-Over and Musical Theatre as Seen On Television.

On the last day of the program, campers will perform in an online final showcase for family and friends! Zoom in to watch performers present what they have learned throughout the week! (If your loved ones can’t make it live, a recorded version will be distributed via email a few weeks after camp!)

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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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Online Summer Pre-Professional Program – July Session

Online Event, United States
July 20 @ 1:00 pm - July 24 @ 4:30 pm EDT

By Audition or Invite Only | Ages 12-19 | Monday, July 20 - Friday, July 24 | 1-4:30 PM ET (10 AM - 1:30 PM PT) | Cost 695.00

NEW SESSION ADDED! PREVIOUSLY SOLD OUT! SUBMIT YOUR AUDITION ASAP!

Audition Info: Perform a 32 bar cut of a musical theatre song a cappella and email it to auditions@aclassactny.com

A Class Act NY’s Pre-Professional Program is for a select group of artists who are ready for the challenge of honing their singing, dancing, & acting skills through exploring more advanced work.

We will spend 3 hours and 30 minutes together daily as a group in our online advanced intensive led by our Broadway Director. Included in the program are 2 forty-five minute lessons with the main Broadway Director and Music Director and 1 fifteen-minute dance brush up lesson with a Choreographer. Moreover, throughout the week, special visiting guest artists such as Broadway Stars and Broadway Casting Directors zoom in to teach accelerated, educational masterclasses.

This exclusive program culminates in a Final Zoom Showcase for 10 Scouting Talent Agents & Managers! Many of our past participants have been discovered at this very program. For a list of recent student achievements, click here.

Exciting Zoom features like break-out rooms make it possible for actors to work opposite one another in a small classroom setting. Since early March, Zoom has provided our advanced students with an amazing way to connect with in-demand industry pros, and with one another.

NEW FOR 2020:
We are adding exciting, new elements into the Pre-Professional Program. The intensive now includes a workshop with a Broadway Casting Director, More Scouting Talent Reps at the Final Showcase, Extended Private Lessons, and the incorporation of Monologues into our Final Showcase.

Private Lessons
During the week, participants will receive 3 free private lessons. Prep your final showcase material with the guidance of your Broadway Director, Music Director and Dance Instructor. Lessons will take place outside of normal camp hours.

Voice: 45 Minutes with your Broadway Director and a Professional Music Director. We’ll work on your song cut for the final showcase. This lesson will focus on proper audition and vocal technique.

Acting: 45 Minutes with your Broadway Director. We’ll work on your monologue for the final showcase. We’ll break down your monologue beat by beat, discover operative words within the text, and identify your conflict and your objective.

Dance: 15 Minutes with a Professional Choreographer. While dance won’t be part of Friday’s showcase, it’s important all well rounded musical theatre performers strengthen their dance skills. Learn how to break down difficult dance steps and make a lasting impression in a dance audition.

Advanced Masterclasses with Visiting Broadway Stars & Broadway Casting Directors
Pre-Professional Program participants will also take a series of advanced masterclasses with visiting Broadway Stars and Broadway Casting Directors designed to challenge and elevate our actors' skill set. Masterclasses include: Scene Study, Character Development, & Script Analysis, Acting Through Song, Dialect Coaching & Vocal Technique and Audition Technique with a Broadway Casting Director.

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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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Online Agent & Manager Showcase With 20 Talent Reps

Online Event, United States
July 22 @ 7:20 pm - 9:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 4 - Mid 20s | Wednesday, July 22 | Cost Without Coaching 295.00 | Cost With Coaching 385.00

SOLD OUT! JOIN THE WAITLIST 

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

It’s often challenging to get in front of Talent Agents and Managers. A Class Act NY’s industry showcases provide aspiring actors the unbelievable opportunity to perform for 20 scouting agents & managers in one evening.

Previous participants are now working professionally and are starring on Broadway, in television series, films and commercials. Click here to read about some of our students’ professional progress.

The biggest agencies and management firms in town attend our showcases including CESD, Abrams Artists (A3), Stewart Talent, DDO Artists, Zuri, Shirley Grant Management, Carson Adler, Carson Kolker, Parkside Management, Sinclair Management and many more.

The fee to participate is 295.00. For an additional 90.00, you can workshop your pieces with one of our Broadway coaches! Learn if your piece(s) showcase your unique talents!

All actors must sign on at 7:20 PM ET for a mandatory meeting. The Showcase begins promptly at 7:30 PM ET.

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

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NEWSIES Star, Ben Fankhauser’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
July 28 @ 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!

LEARN MORE or JOIN THE WAITLIST or PURCHASE AN OBSERVATION TICKET

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