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September 2019

12-Week Workshop Production of THE LITTLE MERMAID JR.

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
September 21 @ 11:00 am - December 14 @ 12:30 pm EDT

Ages 5-6 & 7-11 | No Audition Required | Saturdays, September 21- December 14 | 11 AM - 12:30 PM | Cost: 895.00

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

Instructor for 5-6 Yr Old Class: Director & Voice Teacher, Rebecca O’Sullivan (GILBERT & SULLIVAN PLAYERS)
Instructor for 7-11 Yr Old Class: Broadway's Lauren Elder (SIDE SHOW, HAIR)

Focus of Class: Over 12 Saturdays, youngsters will learn lines, songs, and of course, dance numbers from THE LITTLE MERMAID JR.

Final Showcase: Class culminates in a final performance in the studio for loved ones and a few scouting talent reps!

Can’t make all 12 classes? Not to worry, we will be offering a make-up class!

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Drop-In Cold Read Class: TV/Film and Commercial

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
September 21 @ 11:00 am - December 14 @ 12:30 pm EDT

Ages 8-14 | No Audition Required | 12 Saturdays, September 21- December 14 | 11 AM - 12:30 PM | Cost: $80 per class or $895 for all 12

TV/Film & Broadway Instructor: Lauren 'Coco' Cohn: (CATCH ME IF YOU CAN, MORNING GLORY, MAMMA MIA!)

Learn how to quickly pick up text with no time to prepare, break down the script and bring your best self to the audition room despite your lack of time with the material. Every week, students will be presented with new material!

Can’t commit to all 12 classes? Come for one class, sign up for a few, or take all 12! Pay for all 12 at once, or pay by the class! SAVE $$$ when you commit to all 12-weeks!

Final Showcase: On the last day, there will be a final showcase attended by a few talent reps and loved ones! Even if you haven’t been with us for the entire semester, you are invited to participate in the showcase and perform a cold read!

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10-Week Disney & Nick On-Camera Class w/ 10 Scouting Talent Reps

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
September 22 @ 10:59 am - November 24 @ 1:00 pm EDT

Ages 7-11 | Advanced Students | Sundays, September 22 - November 24 | 11AM-1PM | Cost: 895.00

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

This is an advanced program for students who are seeking representation and have taken a class at a reputable institution. 

Learn proper on-camera acting and audition technique and how to bring out the funny in sitcom scenes! We will be using real scripts from Disney & Nickelodeon shows!

Final Showcase: At the end of the 10 weeks, actors will present their work for 10 scouting industry guests, as well as loved ones!

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10-Week Industry Showcase Class with 10 Scouting Talent Reps – TV, Film, & Scenes From Plays

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
September 22 @ 11:00 am - November 24 @ 1:00 pm EDT

Ages 12-19 | Advanced Students | Sundays, September 22- November 24 | 11AM-1PM | Cost: 895.00

Sold Out! Join The Waitlist!

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

TV/Film and Broadway Instructor: Sean Patrick Doyle (LA CAGE AUX FOLLES, KINKY BOOTS)

This is an advanced program for students who are seeking representation and have taken class at a reputable institution.

In this class, our students will work alongside a successful TV/Film Actor who will challenge students to take their work to the professional level and get them ready for their final industry showcase that will be attended by 10 scouting talent reps from some of NYC’s best offices!

Final Showcase: Actors will present their scene work to loved ones and 10 scouting Talent Reps.

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10-Week By Audition Only Scene Study: Utilizing the Techniques of 4 Masters

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
September 22 @ 11:00 am - November 24 @ 1:00 pm EDT

Ages 12-19 | By Audition or Invite Only | Sundays, September 22 - November 24 | 11 AM - 1 PM | Cost: 895.00

From Stanislavski > Strasberg > Adler > Hagan

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

Audition info: Perform a 1 minute or shorter monologue and email it to  auditions@aclassactny.com. 

Students will learn to utilize these techniques in performances as well as in auditions, and will be able to determine which guru’s style works best for them.

This class is perfect for the actor looking to delve deeper into their work and take their acting to the next level.

Final Showcase: Actors will present their scene work to loved ones and scouting Talent Reps.

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Adult Agent & Manager Showcase – September 2019

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 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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All Skill Levels  |  Ages 7 – 18  |  Monday, Oct. 14 (Columbus Day, No School)!

A Class Act NY returns with an exciting Musical Theatre workshop in Wayne, NJ featuring a BROADWAY Performer and top NYC Talent Rep.

Part 1 - SONG & DANCE COMBO WITH Broadway Veteran Keven Quillon (MY FAIR LADY, BANDSTAND, ANNIE, SHREK, GREASE)

Part 2 - AUDITION TECHNIQUE & MOCK AUDITIONS WITH Top NYC Manager, Stephanie Artuso of Shirley Grant Management

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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

All Skill Levels | Ages 9-20s | Saturday, Oct. 19 | Cost 195.00

Erika Henningsen originated the lead role of Cady Heron and is still playing the part today!

Erika will be working one-on-one with each student! Sing a 32 bar mock audition for Erika 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, autograph, and photo session with this mega Broadway Star!

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OCTOBER SPECIAL! Headshot Deal with Bitty Broadway Headshots

500 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018 United States
October 20

Stephanie Thomas Hedges is a renowned headshot photographer whose philosophy is to create a relaxed, successful atmosphere that allows her to capture the personality of aspiring young actors!

Outdoor Mini-Sessions for 155.00.

Booking for this special discount is only available through A Class Act NY registration!

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November 2019

6-Week Advanced Voice-Over w/ a Top VO Actor, 2 Agents, & 1 Casting Director

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
November 3 @ 10:30 am - December 15 @ 12:30 pm EST

Ages 10-18 | Advanced Students | Sundays, November 3 - December 15 | 10:30AM-12:30PM | Cost: 675.00

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

Voice-Over, TV/Film & Broadway Instructor: Coco Cohn: (MAMMA MIA, CATCH ME IF YOU CAN)

This is an advanced program for students who have taken a general acting class at a reputable institution.

Over the course of this 6-week class, you will be working in an exciting professional recording booth! The teacher will touch upon proper mic technique and things to consider when working in a confined space as well as voice-over audition technique.

Final Presentation for 2 Agents and a Casting Director: Three industry guests including 2 scouting Voice-Over and Commercial agents plus a top Voice-Over casting director will come in to hear the kids present the material they have honed in the class.

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6-Week By Audition Only: Contemporary Musical Theatre Performance

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

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

Broadway Instructor: Jared Zirilli (SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL, WICKED)

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

Audition info: Perform a 32 bar cut a cappella and email it to  auditions@aclassactny.com. 

The class is geared toward advanced teen actors who are serious about their work.

This 6-week session is focused on finding contemporary audition songs that showcase your vocal abilities and personality. Continue to build your audition book of 16 and 32-bar cuts! Moreover, we will work on honing your audition technique with a focus on how to tell the story of the song from an honest and authentic place.

Final Showcase: Actors will present their song cuts to loved ones and scouting Talent Reps.

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6-Week Musical Theatre Performance

Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018 United States
November 3 @ 11:00 am - December 15 @ 12:30 pm EST

Ages 7-11 | No Audition Required | Sundays, November 3 - December 15 | 11AM-12:30PM | Cost: 635.00

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

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

Perform numbers from beloved shows from the Golden Age of musical theatre to today’s pop rock and contemporary hits!

Final Showcase: Session culminates with a Final Showcase for family, friends and a few scouting Talent Reps!

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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 @ 10:00 am - November 10 @ 5:30 pm EST

No Audition Required | Ages 7 & Up | Saturday or Sunday, November 9 or 10 | Cost: 205.00

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, JUST ROLL WITH IT, WALK THE PRANK, RAVEN'S HOME, KNIGHT SQUAD, COOP AND CAMI ASK THE WORLD and she was also the director of Disney’s #1 family sitcom, LIV AND MADDIE.

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

All Skill Levels | 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!

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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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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November 20 Agent & Industry Pro Showcase

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

Ages 4 - early 20s | There will be 2 private coaching sessions prior to the showcase | Cost (if cast) $385.00

Admissions on a rolling basis. No spots will be held.

This event is by audition or invitation only. If you are interested in participating please submit a video audition. If you have any additional questions please call our office at  212.315.3010 or email info@aclassactny.com.

Audition Guidelines
Prepare: One-minute contemporary age appropriate monologue. Monologues MUST be memorized.
If you are a Singer: Sing 32 bars a cappella of a musical theatre song that is age-appropriate.

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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…

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 @ 10:00 am - 9:45 pm EST

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

Session 1: 10am-1:30pm Ages 9-mid 20s
Session 2: 2pm-5:30pm Ages 7-14
Session 3: 6:15pm-9:45pm Ages 12-Adults

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, and walk away with personalized feedback.

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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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…

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