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May 2019

WAITRESS & Audition Workshop with WAITRESS Star Henry Gottfried in Syracuse NY

Peaceful Schools Training Center, 161 Intrepid Lane
Syracuse, NY 13205 United States
May 11 @ 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm EDT

All Skill Levels | Ages 14 - Adults | Saturday, May 11 | 1:30-5:30PM | Cost: 185.00

Join Henry Gottfried of WAITRESS for a WAITRESS & audition tech workshop!

First, learn a song from WAITRESS alongside Henry!

After we learn a song and work on acting through song and song interpretation, participants will sing a 16 bar mock audition cut for Henry and the music director who will conduct mock auditions.

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All Skill Levels | Ages 7-Adults, 3 Sessions Grouped by Age | Saturday, May 18 | Cost 205.00

Session 1: 10am-1:30pm Ages 9-mid 20s Sold Out! Join The Waitlist! 
Session 2: 2pm-5:30pm Ages 7-14 Sold Out! Join The Waitlist!
Session 3: 6:15pm-9:45pm Ages 12-Adults Sold Out! Join The Waitlist!

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

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

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

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

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June 2019

Tony Winner Gavin Creel Teaches Audition Technique

Ripley Grier Studios, 520 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 United States
June 1 @ 10:45 am - 2:00 pm EDT

All Skill Levels | 9th Grade-College Age | Saturday, June 1 | Cost 195.00

Tony Winner, Gavin Creel is teaching a 3-hour audition technique masterclass at ACANY on Saturday, June 1!

Mr. Creel recently won a Tony for his portrayal of Cornelius Hackl in HELLO, DOLLY, in which he co-starred alongside Bette Midler and David Hyde Pierce. Gavin was also nominated in the category of Best Actor twice before. First for his portrayal of Jimmy Smith in THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE and then for his portrayal of Claude in HAIR!

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

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“We Will Rock You” Cabaret!

The Triad, 158 W 72nd St
New York, NY 10018 United States
June 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT

Performers ages 7-20 will have the amazing opportunity to perform solos or duets and 2 full cast group numbers at the historic Triad Theatre in NYC on Monday, June 3 in an effort to raise money for the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI).

Sing your favorite contemporary musical theatre pop/rock song, your favorite pop song, or your favorite rock song!

Video Audition Instructions: Sing 32 bars a cappella of a musical theatre, pop, or rock song. Audition deadline is April 27!

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"LIKE US” on Facebook to participate in ACANY’s FREE Live Stream Showbiz Seminar!

Join us for A Class Act NY’s first ever online seminar featuring David Gilbert, Director of the Young Talent Division of Zuri Model and Talent, and Jessica R. Grosman, the Artistic Director & Founder of A Class Act NY! We’re excited to connect with ACANY families around the world to offer insight into the entertainment industry.

This is a can’t miss opportunity for anyone who is delving into the world of professional acting. Whether you’re the parent of a seasoned actor or brand new to the business, we’ll be providing unique insight into this crazy business. David and Jessica will share the wisdom they’ve gained over decades of developing and guiding the careers of aspiring actors and will answer your burning questions about the biz as well!

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Adult Agent & Manager Showcase – June 2019

Ripley Grier Studios, 520 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 United States
June 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT

Ages 18+ | Tuesday, June 11 6-8:30PM | Cost: 260.00

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

Looking for an Agent? A Manager? Both? We’re here to offer you the exclusive opportunity to perform for 10 scouting industry guests in one evening! 

NON-SINGERS: A Monologue that is 90 Seconds or Less in Length
SINGERS: A One Minute Monologue and a 16 Bar Cut (Accompanist will be provided)

Each actor will get feedback and coaching on their performance at the event!

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Disney and Nickelodeon Director Wendy Faraone’s On-Camera Camp

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
June 24 - June 28

All Skill Levels  |  Ages 8 - 19  |  Monday-Friday, June 24 - 28 | 10 a.m. - 4 p.m | Cost: 1050.00

Sold Out! Join The Waitlist! or check out this Sitcom Camp with TV Director & Disney Star, Jason Earles HERE!

Have you ever wanted to know what it’s like to work on a real TV series? Work with Disney & Nick Director Wendy Faraone (LIV & MADDIE, RAVEN'S HOME, SYDNEY TO THE MAX)

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June Broadway Boot Camp

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
June 24 @ 10:00 am - June 28 @ 4:00 pm EDT

All Skill Levels | Ages 7-18 (Grouped by Age!) | Monday-Friday, June 24-28, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Cost: 825.00

Instructor: Broadway Star Leigh Ann Larkin (GYPSY, A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC)
Instructor: Broadway Star James Leo Ryan (ANNIE, LES MIS, PETER PAN)

In this comprehensive musical theatre program, campers will work with a Broadway Veteran and Professional Music Director on song and dance numbers from Broadway hits!

Hone your musical theatre chops in a fun, safe and supportive environment!

Workshops with Broadway Actors: Campers will take specialized workshops with various Broadway guest artists throughout the week!

Final Showcase: On the final day of the program, campers will perform in a Musical Revue for friends and family!

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July 2019

The Performing Arts Experience

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
July 1 @ 9:00 am - July 3 @ 4:30 pm EDT

All Skill Levels | Ages 9 & Up | Monday-Wednesday, July 1-3, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. | Cost: 695.00

Instructor: Broadway & On-Camera Actor Ashley Kate Adams (LA CAGE AUX FOLLES, UNBREAKABLE KIMMY SCHMIDT)

In this 3-day, comprehensive performing arts camp, students will learn musical theatre song and dance numbers and participate in various workshops taught by Broadway guest artists.

Final Showcase: Camp culminates in a short presentation of song-and-dance numbers, skills learned, and a Q&A session for parents and students with the camp leader, an experienced Broadway veteran!

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Camp ACANY Session 1

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
July 8 @ 9:30 am - July 12 @ 4:30 pm EDT

All Skill Levels | Ages 7-18 (Groups Split by Age!) | Monday-Friday, July 8-12, 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. | Cost: 975.00

NEW & EXCITING PROGRAMMING FOR 2019!

Instructor: Broadway Star Leigh Ann Larkin (GYPSY, A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC)

In this comprehensive 5-day program, campers will hone all 3 major components of Musical Theatre performance: singing, dancing and acting.

Throughout the week, campers will learn numbers from beloved Broadway musicals, take a variety of workshops with visiting guest Broadway artists, see a Broadway Matinee, attend a talkback and perform in a final showcase at a beautiful Off-Broadway Theatre!

Broadway Matinee: Session 1 campers will see a matinee of KING KONG (3 Tony Award Noms) and attend a talkback with the cast!

Talent Rep Showcase + Q&A: Perform your final dress rehearsal for a Top Talent Rep, and then participate in a Q&A! Whether you have professional aspirations or not, you’ll receive invaluable insight about showbiz!

Final Showcase: At the end of the week, campers make their Off-Broadway debut in a musical revue at an exciting Off-Broadway Theatre for family and friends!

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July Sr. Pre-Professional Program

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
July 15 @ 9:00 am - July 19 @ 4:30 pm EDT

By Audition or Invite Only | Ages 12-19 | Monday-Friday, July 15-19, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Cost: 995.00

We've opened more spots in this PREVIOUSLY SOLD OUT camp! Submit an audition video HERE or see audition info below!

Instructor: Broadway Actor Sean Patrick Doyle (KINKY BOOTS, LA CAGE AUX FOLLES, FOSSE/VERDON)
Instructor: Broadway Star James Leo Ryan (ANNIE, LES MIS, PETER PAN)

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.

Broadway Matinee & Talkback: Participants will be treated to a Broadway Matinee and a talkback with actors after the show! July seniors see BE MORE CHILL!

Focus of Summer Intensive: Scene Study, Script Analysis, Vocal Technique, Private Voice Lessons, Musical Theatre Audition Technique, Dance Workshop, Group Rehearsal for the Final Showcase

Off-Broadway Industry Showcase: The Pre-Professional Program culminates in a final showcase at the Riverside Theatre, an off-Broadway venue, for loved ones and scouting industry guests!

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July Jr. Pre-Professional Program

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
July 15 @ 9:00 am - July 19 @ 4:30 pm EDT

By Audition or Invite Only | Ages 7-11 | Monday-Friday, July 15-19, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Cost: 995.00

Instructor: Broadway Star Leigh Ann Larkin (GYPSY, A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC)

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.

Broadway Matinee & Talkback: Participants will be treated to a Broadway Matinee and a talkback with actors after the show! July Juniors see KING KONG; August Juniors see WICKED

Focus of Summer Intensive: Scene Study, Script Analysis, Vocal Technique, Private Voice Lessons, Musical Theatre Audition Technique, Dance Workshop, Group Rehearsal for the Final Showcase.

Off-Broadway Industry Showcase: The Pre-Professional Program culminates in a final showcase at the Riverside Theatre, an off-Broadway venue, for loved ones and scouting industry guests!

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BE MORE CHILL Star, George Salazar Teaches Audition Tech

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
July 15 @ 4:45 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 8-20 | Monday, 4:45-8pm | Cost 195.00

Sold Out! Join The Waitlist!

Train with BE MORE CHILL Star, George Salazar (Michael Mell)!

Don’t miss a unique opportunity to work with a star from the internet sensation, BE MORE CHILL, George Salazar (BE MORE CHILL, GODSPELL)!

Hone your musical theatre technique with BE MORE CHILL Star, George Salazar, who will offer lucky participants insightful feedback and coaching on their 32-bar audition cut!

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July Broadway Boot Camp

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
July 22 @ 10:00 am - July 26 @ 4:00 pm EDT

All Skill Levels | Ages 7-18 (Grouped by Age) | Monday-Friday, July 22-26, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Cost 825.00

Instructor: Broadway Star Leigh Ann Larkin (GYPSY, A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC)
Instructor: Broadway Star James Leo Ryan (ANNIE, LES MIS, PETER PAN)

In this comprehensive musical theatre program, campers will work with a Broadway Veteran and Professional Music Director on song and dance numbers from Broadway hits!

Hone your musical theatre chops in a fun, safe and supportive environment!

Workshops with Broadway Actors: Campers will take specialized workshops with various Broadway guest artists throughout the week!

Final Showcase: On the final day of the program, campers will perform in a Musical Revue for friends and family!

LEARN MORE or CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

L.A. Casting Director Lisa London’s On-Camera Camp

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
July 22 @ 10:00 am - July 26 @ 4:00 pm EDT

All Skill Levels | Ages 10-18 | Monday-Friday, July 22-26, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Cost: 1050.00

Sold Out! Join The Waitlist!

Take Lisa London's On-Camera Intensive for ages 16+ HERE!

In this 5-day program, actors in training will have the unique opportunity to work with award-winning Casting Director, Lisa London and other industry professionals on acting and auditioning skills.

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On-Camera Intensive with LA Casting Director, Lisa London – Ages 16+

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
July 24 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT

Ages 16+ | Wednesday, July 24 | 6 - 9 PM | Cost: 195.00

ONE SPOT LEFT! REGISTER NOW!

Work with prolific L.A. Casting Director Lisa London of London/Stroud Casting. Lisa recently completed casting a number of features including, Trading Paint starring John Travolta and Shania Twain, Freaks starring Emilie Hirsch and Bruce Dern, and Sandy Wexler for Netflix starring Adam Sandler and Jennifer Hudson.

The class will cover what casting directors are looking for in auditions, the self-tapping process, how to get your agent/manager to work best for you, why some people get call backs and why you need to research a role.

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4 Talent Rep Day

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
July 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm EDT

All Skill Levels | Ages 11-20s | Saturday, July 27 | Cost: 195.00/290.00

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

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

Agents: Morning Session
• Ren Wilkins of Take 3 Talent Agency
• Sam Yabrow of Abrams Artists

Agents: Afternoon Session
• Talent Manager Lisa Calli
• David Gilbert of Zuri Model and Talent Agency

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4 Agent Day

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
July 27 @ 10:01 am - 4:30 pm EDT

All Skill Levels | Ages 7-20s (Divided into rooms by age) | Saturday, July 27 | Cost: 195.00/290.00

All Sessions Sold Out! Join The Waitlist!

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

Agents: Morning Session
• David Gilbert from Zuri Model & Talent
• Top Bi-Coastal Talent Agent (call or email us to find out who the agent is!)

Agents: Afternoon Session
• Sam Yabrow from Abrams Artists
• Barry Kolker from Carson Kolker

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Camp ACANY Session 2

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
July 29 @ 9:30 am - August 2 @ 4:30 pm EDT

All Skill Levels | Ages 7-18 (Groups Split by Age!) | Monday-Friday, July 29-August 2, 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. | Cost: 975.00

NEW & EXCITING PROGRAMMING FOR 2019!

Instructor: Broadway Actor Jessica McRoberts (SPIDER-MAN, NINE, FOLLIES)

In this comprehensive 5-day program, campers will hone all 3 major components of Musical Theatre performance: singing, dancing and acting.

Throughout the week, campers will learn numbers from beloved Broadway musicals, take a variety of workshops with visiting guest Broadway artists, see a Broadway Matinee, attend a talkback and perform in a final showcase at a beautiful Off-Broadway Theatre!

Broadway Matinee: Session 2 campers will see a matinee of THE PROM (7 Tony Award Noms) and attend a talkback with the cast!

Talent Rep Showcase + Q&A: Perform your final dress rehearsal for a Top Talent Rep, and then participate in a Q&A! Whether you have professional aspirations or not, you’ll receive invaluable insight about showbiz!

Final Showcase: At the end of the week, campers make their Off-Broadway debut in a musical revue at an exciting Off-Broadway Theatre for family and friends!

LEARN MORE or CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Character Camp

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
July 29 @ 10:00 am - August 2 @ 4:00 pm EDT

All Skill Levels | Ages 7-18 (Groups Split by Age!) | Monday-Friday, July 29-August 2, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Cost: 775.00

Ages 7-10 - ONLY A FEW SPOTS LEFT!

Instructor: Broadway Star James Leo Ryan (LAW & ORDER, NCIS)
Instructor: Broadway & On-Camera Actor Ashley Kate Adams (UNBREAKABLE KIMMY SCHMIDT, RULES OF COOL)

Actors will learn how to make bold and interesting character choices. Whether it’s stage, on-camera, or voice-over acting, kids will learn to use their physicality and intellect to create compelling characters!

Instructors are On-Camera, Voice-over and Broadway actors and directors. Lucky campers will also work with various guest artists who will teach specialized workshops!

Focus of Character Camp: Through a variety of techniques and workshops in scene study, on-camera and voiceover technique, script analysis, physicality exercises, improvisation and more, campers will finish the week with plenty of new skills to add to their actor’s toolbox.

Ages 7-10 - ONLY A FEW SPOTS LEFT!

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