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November 2019

6-Week By Audition Only: Contemporary Musical Theatre Performance

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
November 3, 2019 @ 11:00 am - December 15, 2019 @ 1:00 pm EST

Ages 12-19 | By Audition or Invite Only | Sundays, November 3 - December 15 | 11AM-1PM | Cost: 675.00

SOLD OUT! AUDITION NOW TO JOIN THE WAIT LIST!

Broadway Instructor: Michael Lee Brown (EVAN HANSEN in DEAR EVAN HANSEN)

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Disney & Nick Director, Wendy Faraone’s Sitcom Workshops (SYDNEY TO THE MAX, RAVEN’S HOME, LIV & MADDIE)

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
November 9, 2019 @ 10:00 am - November 10, 2019 @ 5:30 pm EST

No Audition Required | Ages 7-Adults, 3 Sessions Grouped by Age | Saturday and/or Sunday, November 9 -10 | Cost: 205.00

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Focus of Class: Learn what it takes to be a successful actor on the set of a Disney and Nick show and rehearse scenes from hit shows Wendy has worked on. Then receive coaching and feedback from Wendy Faraone

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Two Time Tony Nominee, Alex Brightman’s Audition Masterclass! (BEETLEJUICE, SCHOOL OF ROCK)

Ripley Grier Studios, 520 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 United States
November 11, 2019 @ 10:45 am - 2:00 pm EST

No Audition Required | Ages 9-20s | Monday, Nov. 11 (Veteran's Day - NO SCHOOL) | Cost 195.00

Alex was nominated for a Tony this 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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Star of BEETLEJUICE, Alex Brightman (BEETLEJUICE, SCHOOL OF ROCK) Audition Masterclass On Veteran’s Day

Ripley Grier Studios, 520 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 United States
November 11, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm EST

All Skill Levels | Ages 9-20s | Monday, Nov. 11 - NO SCHOOL | Cost 195.00

Alex was nominated for a Tony this 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!

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

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

Class will conclude with a Q&A and photo session with this mega Broadway Star!

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Agent & Industry Pro Showcase – November 20, 2019

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
November 20, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm EST

Congratulations! You have been cast in ACANY's industry showcase! Showcase Reheasals:• There will be 2 private coaching sessions prior to the showcase and our office will reach out to schedule your rehearsals.• You are required to bring an audio recording device to both coaching sessions. This ensures that you can go home and work on what was learned and return for the second rehearsal having made the proper adjustments.• You can use a smartphone or any recording device. You will need to download a voice…

December 2019

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

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
December 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 9:45 pm EST

No Audition Required | Ages 7-Adults, 3 Sessions Grouped by Age | Saturday, December 7 | Cost 205.00

Session 1: 10 AM - 1:30 PM Ages 9-mid 20s - SOLD OUT! JOIN THE WAIT LIST!
Session 2: 2 PM - 5:30 PM Ages 7-14 - SOLD OUT! JOIN THE WAIT LIST!
Session 3: 6:15 PM - 9:45 PM Ages 12-Adults - SOLD OUT! JOIN THE WAIT LIST!

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.

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Two Time Tony Nominee, Alex Brightman’s Audition Masterclass December 8! (BEETLEJUICE, SCHOOL OF ROCK)

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
December 8, 2019 @ 9:45 am - 1:00 pm EST

No Audition Required | Ages 8-20s | Sunday, December 8 | Cost 195.00

Alex was nominated for a Tony this 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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College Audition Intensive w/ PACE U and MARYMOUNT Admissions Officers!

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
December 8, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm EST

Ages: Juniors, Seniors, & Young Adults | No Audition Required | Sunday, December 8 | 10 AM - 6 PM | Cost: 299.00

Calling juniors, seniors and young adults with aspirations of attending a top BFA, BM, or BA Musical Theatre College Program!

Spend the day perfecting your audition materials alongside 2 college admissions officers from PACE UNIVERSITY and MARYMOUNT MANHATTAN COLLEGE on December 8. 

Each student will get the chance to work on 3 pieces, and get individual feedback and coaching from the College Admissions Officers who have unique insight into the college audition process.

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BEETLEJUICE Star, Sophia Anne Caruso’s Audition Masterclass, December 15

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
December 15, 2019 @ 9:45 am - 1:00 pm EST

All Skill Levels | Ages 8-20s | Sunday, December 15 | Cost 195.00

SOLD OUT! Join the Wait List or Purchase a $75 Observation Ticket!

Sophia is best known for originating the role of Lydia Deetz in Broadway’s BEETLEJUICE! Before starring in BEETLEJUICE, Sophia starred in BLACKBIRD on Broadway alongside Jeff Daniels, and as Brigitta von Trapp in NBC’s THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE!

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Student & Group Programs

500 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 United States
December 31, 2019 - January 1, 2020

Are you planning on a bringing a group to NYC for a theatre weekend? A Class Act NY offers discounts to student groups! Additionally, we can give you recommendations of wonderful group ticket agents who can help you secure your Broadway theatre tickets! Educational Workshops: All of our workshops are taught by Broadway performers, music directors and/or agents, managers or casting directors. Chaperones are free. All workshops can be tailored to your groups specifications. Workshops can be lengthened or shortened…

January 2020

Make your child a star on their special day in a musical theatre theme party or put them center stage with different improvisational games, scenes and monologues! The Musical Theatre Birthday Party Make your child a star on their special day in a musical theatre theme party! Popular themes include Annie, Wicked, Legally Blonde, Lion King, Glee, and American Idol. Any of our parties can be held in a professional studio space, your home or a designated location in your area. The musical theatre parties are…

AUDITIONS: Advanced Programs, Cabarets and Agent Showcase

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
January 11 @ 10:30 am - 2:30 pm EST

Saturday, January 11 Audition Information:

Where: Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave

Time: 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM

For Students Interested in Participating in the Following Programs:

Advanced Scene Study Class 2020

March 4 MISCAST Cabaret

The Pre-Professional Program (2 Sessions in July & August)

The May 20th Agent & Manager Showcase

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Winter Open House for Ages 5-19

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

For New Students Only | Ages 5-19 | Saturday, January 11 | 11 AM - 2 PM | FREE

New students are invited to join A Class Act NY, the award-winning acting studio, for a FREE day full of activities!

Work with some of our wonderful Broadway, On-Camera and Voice-Over instructors, get all of your questions answered, and see what separates ACANY from the rest!

Schedule of Events:
11 AM - 12 PM Commercial Acting for Ages 7-11
11 AM - 12 PM Voice-Over Acting (Session 1) Ages 10-19
12 - 12:45 PM Musical Theatre Song & Dance with a Broadway Star for Ages 7-19
1 - 1:30 PM Musical Theatre Enrichment & Theatre Games for Ages 5-6
1 - 2 PM On-Camera Scene Study and Improvisation for Ages 11-19
1 - 2 PM Voice-Over Acting (Session 2) Ages 10-19

Interested in one of our advanced weekly classes, summer intensives, cabarets, or agent & manager showcases? Schedule a time slot for our auditions also happening on January 11!

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MEAN GIRLS Star, Cheech Manohar (Kevin G!) Teaches a MEAN GIRLS Workshop in W. Palm Beach!

Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, 701 Okeechobee Blvd.
West Palm Beach, FL 33401 United States
January 20 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm EST

No Audition Required | Ages 8-mid 20's | Monday, January 20th - MLK Day - No School | Cost 195.00

Join Star, Cheech Manohar who plays Kevin G in West Palm Beach for a one-day MEAN GIRLS workshop!

Part 1: Song and Dance Combo with MEAN GIRLS' Cheech Manohar (Kevin G!)

Part 2: Scene Work & Character Development Exercises

Part 3: Q&A, Autograph & Photos

Don’t miss your chance to work with Cheech Manohar from this Super Fetch musical!

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BEETLEJUICE Star, Sophia Anne Caruso’s Audition Masterclass

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
January 20 @ 10:45 am - 2:00 pm EST

All Skill Levels | Ages 8-20s | Monday, January 20 (MLK Day- No School!) | Cost 195.00

SOLD OUT! Join the Wait List

Sophia is best known for originating the role of Lydia Deetz in Broadway’s BEETLEJUICE! Before starring in BEETLEJUICE, Sophia starred in BLACKBIRD on Broadway alongside Jeff Daniels, and as Brigitta von Trapp in NBC’s THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE!

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Pelham, NY: MEAN GIRLS & Audition Workshop with MEAN GIRLS Actor Iain Young

The Manor Club, 1023 Esplanade
Pelham, NY 10803 United States
January 20 @ 11:00 am - 2:30 pm EST

No Audition Required | Space Is Limited | Ages 8-18 | MLK Day, Monday, Jan. 20 | Cost: 185.00

Join Broadway Actor of MEAN GIRLS, Iain Young (MEAN GIRLS, NEWSIES), for a MEAN GIRLS musical theatre workshop!

Part 1: Learn Song & Dance Combo with MEAN GIRLS Actor, Iain Young (Understudy Damian, Assistant Dance Captain)

Part 2: Audition Technique - bring in a 16 bar audition cut and sing for Iain Young who will offer individual feedback & coaching

Part 3: Q&A, Autograph & Photos

Don’t miss your chance to work with Iain Young from this Super Fetch musical!

If you would like to observe your child during the class, we have PARENT/GUARDIAN ONLY observation tickets available as well for $25!

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BE MORE CHILL & Audition Workshop with BE MORE CHILL Actor, Jason “SweetTooth” Williams in Lorton, VA

Pohick Church, 9301 Richmond Hwy
Lorton, VA 22079 United States
January 20 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST

All Skill Levels | Ages 7 – 19 | MLK Day, Monday, Jan. 20 | Cost: 195.00

Join Broadway Actor, Jason “SweetTooth” Williams, who played BE MORE CHILL’s Mr. Heere, Mr. Reyes, and the Scary Stockboy in Lorton, VA for a one-day BE MORE CHILL & Audition Technique Workshop!

Part 1: BE MORE CHILL song instruction, Q&A, autographs & photos with Jason “SweetTooth” Williams

Part 2: Audition Technique – Perform a mock audition for Jason and our music director and receive individual feedback and coaching from these amazing industry pros

Learn how to snag a coveted role in a community theatre, school or professional production!

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Adult Agent & Manager Showcase with 10 Talent Reps – January 2020

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
January 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm EST

Ages 18+ | No Audition Required | Tuesday, January 28 | Cost: 260.00

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

SPACE IS LIMITED! Spots are first come, first serve.

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! 

A Class Act NY has been helping aspiring actors meet their representation and start successful careers for years. Don’t believe us? Check out our impressive Student Achievement Page!

NON-SINGERS: A Monologue that is 90 Seconds or Less in Length
SINGERS: 32 Bar Cut (Accompanist will be provided)

Need some extra help before the big day? Participants will receive a special rate on coaching with our Broadway coaches and professional Music Directors!

Contact the office to set up a coaching session!

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February 2020

4 Agent Day

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
February 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm EST

No Audition Required | Ages 7-20s (Divided into rooms by age) | Saturday, February 1 | 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 Bi-Coastal Talent Agents in either a 1/2 day workshop or a full day 6.5 hour workshop!
The bi-coastal 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)

Agents: Morning Session
• David Gilbert from Zuri Agency
• Mallory Levy from DDO Artists Agency

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.

Agents: Afternoon Session
• Victoria Kress from Abrams Artists
• Bonnie Shumofsky Bloom from Stewart Talent

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

Register for Both Sessions and SAVE!

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Nashville, TN: HAMILTON Workshop with HAMILTON Star, Andrew Chappelle

Millennium Dance Complex, 2844 Logan St
NASHVILLE, TN 37211 United States
February 22 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EST

No Audition Required | Ages 8- Adults | Saturday, Feb. 22 | Cost: 150.00

Join Broadway Star of HAMILTON, Andrew Chappelle (HAMILTON, MAMMA MIA! PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT) for a one-day musical theatre HAMILTON theme workshop! Learn original Broadway choreography straight from HAMILTON with Andrew Chappelle! Andrew will also host a lively Question and Answer Session about his experience in this historic, revolutionary and inspiring American Tale! Andrew will also be signing autographs and taking pics with students, so bring your playbills!

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