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August 2019

Anastasia Star Christy Altomare Teaches Audition Masterclass

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
August 3 @ 10:45 am - 2:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required  |  Ages 8-20 | Saturday, August 3 | Cost 195.00

SOLD OUT! Join the waitlist HERE

Broadway Star, Christy Altomare is teaching a 3-hour audition technique masterclass at ACANY on Saturday, August 3rd!

Christy recently completed her run in the Broadway sensation, ANASTASIA, in which she played the title character of Anya/Anastasia.

In this audition masterclass, Christy Altomare will be working one-on-one with each student! Sing a 32 bar mock audition for Christy who will offer each student individual guidance and feedback on their audition technique, song presentation, and interpretation!

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August Sr. Pre-Professional Program

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
August 5 @ 9:00 am - August 9 @ 4:30 pm EDT

By Audition or Invite Only | Ages 12-19 | Monday-Friday, August 5-9, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Cost: 995.00

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Instructor: Broadway Star James Leo Ryan (ANNIE, LES MIS, PETER PAN)
Instructor: Broadway Actor Jessica McRoberts (SPIDER-MAN, NINE, FOLLIES)

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August Jr. Pre-Professional Program

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
August 5 @ 9:00 am - August 9 @ 4:30 pm EDT

By Audition or Invite Only | Ages 7-11 | Monday-Friday, August 5-9, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Cost: 995.00

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

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Two Time Tony Nominee, Laura Osnes Teaches Audition Masterclass

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

All Skill Levels | Ages 9 - 20 | Thursday, Aug. 8 | Cost 195.00

SOLD OUT! Register to observe this workshop for $50 HERE

Work with Broadway Star and two-time Tony Nominee, Laura Osnes, of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s, CINDERELLA, BANDSTAND, BONNIE AND CLYDE, SOUTH PACIFIC, ANYTHING GOES and GREASE in an audition technique masterclass!

Sing a 32-bar mock audition for Laura who will offer each student individual guidance and feedback on their audition technique and song interpretation! Learn if your song is a good showcase of you and your unique talent!

Class will conclude with a Q&A, photo and autograph session!

SOLD OUT! Register to observe this workshop for $50 HERE

Broadway Bound Camp

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
August 12 - August 16

All Skill Levels | Ages 7-18 (Grouped by Age!) | Monday-Friday, Aug. 12-16, 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. | Cost: 915.00

Instructor: Broadway Actor Jessica McRoberts (SPIDER-MAN, NINE, FOLLIES)
Instructor: Broadway Star James Leo Ryan (ANNIE, LES MIS, PETER PAN)

In this musical theatre intensive, campers will work with a veteran of the Broadway stage and a professional music director all week long!

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

Workshops with Broadway Actors: In addition to working with their main Broadway instructor, Broadway Bound campers will also take workshops with various Broadway guest artists throughout the week!

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

Final Showcase: On the final day of camp, campers will perform a Musical Revue for friends and family at a beautiful and professional Broadway studio space in the heart of NYC!

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Tara Rubin Casting Director Kaitlin Shaw (CSA) Teaches Audition Masterclass

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
August 17 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 8 - 20 | Saturday, Aug. 17 | Cost 195.00

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Work one-on-one with Casting Director, Kaitlin Shaw (CSA) of Tara Rubin Casting! Tara Rubin is the casting office behind Broadway hits and National Tours such as DEAR EVAN HANSEN, SCHOOL OF ROCK, KING KONG, FALSETTOS, A BRONX TALE, AIN’T TOO PROUD, THE BAND’S VISIT, ALADDIN, PHANTOM and many other shows too numerous to mention here!

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Disney Star & TV Director, Jason Earles’ On-Camera Camp

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
August 19 - August 23

All Skill Levels | Ages 9 - 19 | Monday-Friday, August 19-23, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Cost: 1050.00

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Live out your dreams of starring on a hit Disney show with Disney Channel Star & Director, Jason Earles! You might recognize Jason from his starring roles on KICKIN’ IT and HANNAH MONTANA!

In this one week intensive, Jason will bring lucky participants through every aspect of television acting from the audition to rehearsals to the live studio audience taping!

Each Day- Workshops with Guest Instructors: In addition to working with Disney Star & TV Director, Jason Earles, guest instructors will work on improvisation, scene study and other on-camera skills with campers throughout the week.

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Long Island Camp ACANY

Sid Jacobson JCC, 300 Forest Dr
Greenvale, NY 11548 United States
August 19 @ 9:30 am - August 23 @ 5:00 pm EDT

All Skill Levels | Ages 7-18 (Groups Split by Age!) | Monday-Friday, August 19-23, 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Members: 795.00, Non Members 825.00

NEW & EXCITING PROGRAMMING FOR 2019!

Instructor: 5x Broadway Actor Judine Somerville (HAIRSPRAY, ON THE TOWN, CRAZY FOR YOU)

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 Broadway's ALADDIN, attend a talkback and perform in a final showcase at JCC's state of the art 200 seat theatre!

Broadway Matinee: ACANY campers are treated to a matinee performance of the hit Broadway musical ALADDIN and a Talkback with cast members!

The Final Showcase: At the end of the week, campers perform in a musical revue at the JCC's state of the art 200 seat theatre for family and friends!

LEARN MORE or CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

ANNIE Kids Workshop Production

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
August 19 @ 10:00 am - August 23 @ 4:00 pm EDT

All Skill Levels | Ages 5-6 | Monday-Friday, August 19-23, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Cost: 825.00

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Instructor: Broadway Actor Lauren Elder (SIDE SHOW, HAIR)

Our youngest performers will be introduced to the beloved story of Little Orphan Annie in this one-week musical theatre summer camp!

Each day, lucky campers rehearse songs, dance numbers and scenes from ANNIE, learn proper singing technique and expand their theatrical knowledge under the guidance of a Professional Actor/Singer and Teaching Artist!

Final Showcase: On the last day of camp, our performers present a workshop performance of ANNIE Kids for family and friends at the studio!

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September 2019

2 Day Pre-College Audition Intensive

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
September 14 @ 10:00 am - September 15 @ 6:00 pm EDT

Ages High School Juniors, Seniors, & Young Adults | No Audition Required | Saturday, September 14 & Sunday, September 15 | 10 AM - 6 PM | Cost: 595.00

Sold Out! We have added another session!

Calling junior and senior high school students and young adults with aspirations of attending a top BFA, BM, or BA Musical Theatre College Program!

Admissions Officers you will work with include:
• Wayne Petro, Associate Director of Enrollment for the School of Performing Arts at Pace University
• Molly Alexa Horan, Admissions Administrator of NYU Tisch School of the Arts
• Amy Rogers, Director of Musical Theatre Department at Pace University
• Kevin Kemler, Director of Fine and Performing Arts Admissions at Marymount Manhattan College

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2 Day Pre-College Audition Intensive Session 2

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
September 14 @ 10:00 am - September 15 @ 6:00 pm EDT

Ages High School Juniors, Seniors, & Young Adults | No Audition Required | Saturday, September 14 & Sunday, September 15 | 10 AM - 6 PM | Cost: 595.00

Calling junior and senior high school students and young adults with aspirations of attending a top BFA, BM, or BA Musical Theatre College Program!

Do you need guidance on the college admissions process like, how do I go about choosing the right material that showcases me, my vocal range and my unique personality? How do I create a professional and memorable pre-screen video? Do you want to know what college admissions officers are looking for?

If you have answered yes to any of these questions, ACANY’s 2 Day Pre-College Audition Intensive is for YOU!

Work all weekend alongside college admissions officer Kevin Kemler, Director of Fine and Performing Arts Admissions at Marymount Manhattan College, to prepare for the showcase with more admissions officers Sunday! This 2-Day College Prep Intensive will leave you confident and ready to take on the daunting task of applying to college musical theatre programs! 

Admissions Officers you will work with include:
• Wayne Petro, Associate Director of Enrollment for the School of Performing Arts at Pace University
• Molly Alexa Horan, Admissions Administrator of NYU Tisch School of the Arts
• Amy Rogers, Director of Musical Theatre Department at Pace University
• Kevin Kemler, Director of Fine and Performing Arts Admissions at Marymount Manhattan College

LEARN MORE or CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Fall Open House for Ages 5-19

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
September 14 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm EDT

All New Students | Ages 5-19 | Saturday, September 14 | 11AM-2PM | 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 is Below 

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

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Adult Agent & Manager Showcase – September 2019

Pearl Studios, 520 8th Ave
New York, NY 10001 United States
September 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT

Ages 18+ | Wednesday, September 25 | 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: 32 Bar Cut (Accompanist will be provided)

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

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October 2019

Emmy Nominated Director & Producer, Jon Rosenbaum’s On-Camera Workshops

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
October 5 @ 10:00 am - October 6 @ 5:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 7 & Up - Classes by Age | Saturday and/or Sunday, October 5 or 6 | Cost: 205.00

We are beyond thrilled to be working with one of the industries most in-demand and prolific TV and Film Directors, Mr. Jon Rosenbaum. He has by far the most extensive credits and experience of anyone we have ever worked with! You do not want to miss Jon’s workshops!

Jon has carved a niche in the comedy and ‘tween’ genres, thanks to his quirky sensibility and love of collaborating with young talent. His material has spanned many other genres as well, and has involved partnerships with some of the top networks and production companies, including DISNEY, NICKELODEON, NETFLIX, AMAZON, NBC/UNIVERSAL, FOX, SYFY, LIFETIME, and the CARTOON NETWORK. He considers himself extremely fortunate to be doing what he loves – directing series, pilots and movies that keep his creative juices flowing.

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OPEN CALL AUDITIONS: Agent & Manager Showcase & Advanced Programs

A Class Act NY, 200 West 60th Street #28E
New York, NY 10023 United States
October 14 @ 10:30 am - 5:15 pm EDT

Monday, Oct. 14 Open Call Audition Information:

Where: 200 West 60th St #28E, NY NY 10023

Time: 10:30AM-5:15PM (By appointment only - follow the link after registering for your FREE audition to choose time!)

ACANY is holding auditions for our Agent & Manager Showcase and/or Advanced Weekly Classes on Monday, Oct. 14 (No School – Columbus Day)

LEARN MORE or REGISTER HERE

Star of MEAN GIRLS, Erika Henningsen (MEAN GIRLS, LES MISÉRABLES, MAMMA MIA!) Audition Masterclass

Ripley Grier Studios, 520 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 United States
October 19 @ 9:45 am - 1:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9-20s | Saturday, Oct. 19 | Cost 195.00

Observe this SOLD OUT Class for Just $75! OR Join the Wait List!

Sing a 32 bar mock audition for Erika who will offer each student individual guidance and feedback on their audition technique and song interpretation! Class will conclude with a Q&A, autograph, and photo session with this mega Broadway Star!

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November 2019

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 @ 10:00 am - November 10 @ 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 @ 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 @ 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 @ 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…

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