Summer Camps

Our award-winning in-studio summer programs are instructed by highly skilled Broadway actors and Industry Pros who will provide a superior education in a fun, safe, and supportive environment. We offer advanced and all skill level camps that focus on Musical Theatre, Dramatic Arts, Voice-Over and On-Camera Acting!

Find out why CBS News named us BEST ACTING CAMP!

Join us for multiple weeks throughout the summer! We never cover the same material twice!

In-Studio Summer Camp 2022 Cancellation Policy
We’re so excited to be back in the studio this summer for in-person programming! Please click here to read our policies before registering.

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July 2018

July 2018: Character Camp

500 8th Avenue

New York, NY 10018 United States
July 16, 2018 @ 9:00 am - July 20, 2018 @ 5:00 pm EDT

All Skill Levels  |  Ages 7 – 18 (grouped by age)  |  Monday - Friday, Jul. 16 - 20, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. |  $775.00

A straight acting, non-musical theatre camp great for both the thespian and the musical theatre actor! 

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.

Actors will split time between an acting studio and a professional voice-over studio! Camp culminates in a final showcase of scene work and newly learned skills for family and friends at an exciting Off-Broadway Theatre!

LEARN MORE or CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

August 2018

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

500 8th Avenue

New York, NY 10018 United States
August 20, 2018 - August 24, 2018

All Skill Levels  |  Ages 9 - 18  |  Monday-Friday, Aug. 20 - 24, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m | $945.00

Have you ever wanted to know what it’s like to work on a real TV series?

Now’s your chance! In our new on-camera summer program, actors will experience every aspect of television acting from the audition to rehearsals to the live taping with WALK THE PRANK and LIV AND MADDIE Disney Director, Wendy Faraone! All of the scenes used for this class will be pulled from actual sitcoms!

** Superstar session - credits cannot be applied toward this program.

LEARN MORE or CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

ALLENTOWN, PA: Broadway Boot Camp 2018

JCC of the Lehigh Valley, 702 N 22nd St.
Allentown, PA 18104 United States
August 20, 2018 @ 9:00 am - August 24, 2018 @ 4:00 pm EDT

All Skill Levels  |  Ages 7-18 (grouped by age)  |  Monday-Friday, Aug. 20-24, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. | JCC Member: $550.00  JCC Non-Member $650.00

In this comprehensive musical theatre program, campers will work with a Broadway Actor and Professional Music Director on song and dance numbers from different eras in Broadway history, from the old classics to the hits of today!

Campers will take workshops with throughout the week including Broadway Dance, Improvisation and Stage Combat.

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

LEARN MORE or CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Long Island Camp ACANY

Sid Jacobson JCC, 300 Forest Dr.
East Hills, NY 11548 United States
August 20, 2018 @ 9:30 am - August 24, 2018 @ 5:00 pm EDT

All Skill Levels  |  Ages 7-18 (grouped by age)  |  Monday-Friday, Aug. 20-24, 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. | 750.00 for JCC members/ 790.00 for non-members

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, see a matinee performance of Broadway's splashiest new musical SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS and perform in a final showcase at the JCC’s state of the art 200 seat theatre!

LEARN MORE or Email Susan Kalman at skalman@sjjcc.org to register

May 2019

Facebook Live Camp Q&A

500 8th Avenue

New York, NY 10018 United States
May 10, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT

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

Join Artistic Director and Founder of A Class Act NY, Jessica R. Grosman and Broadway & On-Camera actors and beloved ACANY instructors, Sean Patrick Doyle and Morgan Weed for a FREE Summer Camp Seminar on Facebook Live, May 10 at 1pm! 

A Class Act NY’s award-winning Summer Programs have been covered by major news outlets like THE NEW YORK TIMES, CBS NEWS, & BACKSTAGE MAGAZINE! Many of our families travel from all over the country (and the world) year after year to work alongside Broadway Stars and Industry Pros in week long On-Camera, Musical Theatre, and Dramatic Arts One-Week Summer Intensives. 

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August 2019

Broadway Bound Camp

500 8th Avenue

New York, NY 10018 United States
August 12, 2019 - August 16, 2019

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!

LEARN MORE or CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

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

500 8th Avenue

New York, NY 10018 United States
August 19, 2019 - August 23, 2019

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

Sold Out! Join The Waitlist!

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.
East Hills, NY 11548 United States
August 19, 2019 @ 9:30 am - August 23, 2019 @ 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

500 8th Avenue

New York, NY 10018 United States
August 19, 2019 @ 10:00 am - August 23, 2019 @ 4:00 pm EDT

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

Sold Out! Join The Waitlist!

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!

Sold Out! Join The Waitlist!

January 2020

AUDITIONS: Advanced Programs, Cabarets and Agent Showcase

Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave.
New York, NY 10018 United States
January 11, 2020 @ 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

LEARN MORE or CLICK TO REGISTER

March 2020

FREE Virtual Masterclasses + Showbiz Seminar w/ Top Talent Agent, Mallory Levy of DDO!

Online Event, United States
March 23, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - March 26, 2020 @ 8:45 pm EDT

Dates: Monday, March 23 - Thursday, March 26 | Times: Vary | Ages: 7-Adults 

Students are invited to join A Class Act NY, the award-winning acting studio, on ZOOM for a FREE week of virtual masterclasses!

Work with our wonderful Broadway, On-Camera and Voice-Over instructors and see what separates ACANY from the rest!

Take one or more workshops! 10 participant spots are available in each masterclass, and up to 90 others are welcome to learn by observing! (We may call on observers to participate if time allows!)

Learn how online acting classes work, and how to use ZOOM!

Schedule of Events:

Monday, March 23 from 8-8:45PM
Showbiz Seminar + How to Self-Tape w/ Artistic Director, Jessica R. Grosman and Top Talent Agent, Mallory Levy, of DDO! (All Ages)

Tuesday, March 24 from 4-5PM
Voice-Over Acting Class w/ Voice-Over & Broadway Actor, Sean Patrick Doyle (Ages 9-18*)

Wednesday, March 25 from 4-5PM
Commercial Acting Class w/ Artistic Director, Jessica R. Grosman (Ages 7-18*)

Thursday, March 26 from 4-5PM
Musical Theatre Song Interpretation Class w/ Broadway's Morgan Weed (Ages 9-18*) 

* Parents and performers of any age are welcome to observe!

Can’t make it, but still interested in learning about all that online acting classes have to offer? Schedule a private Skype/ZOOM lesson (starting at $65 for 30 min), or check out our other offerings HERE!

LEARN MORE or CLICK TO REGISTER

May 2020

FREE Virtual Camp Fair

Online Event, United States
May 26, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - May 27, 2020 @ 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!

LEARN MORE or GRAB A FREE SPOT HERE!

June 2020

Online Broadway Boot Camp – Session 1

Online Event, United States
June 22, 2020 @ 9:30 am - June 26, 2020 @ 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!

LEARN MORE or CLICK TO REGISTER

Online Performing Arts Experience

Online Event, United States
June 29, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - July 1, 2020 @ 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!

LEARN MORE or CLICK TO REGISTER

July 2020

Online Broadway Boot Camp – Session 2

Online Event, United States
July 13, 2020 @ 9:30 am - July 17, 2020 @ 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!)

LEARN MORE or CLICK TO REGISTER

February 2022

LIVE ZOOM AUDITIONS: The Pre-Professional Summer Programs

Online Event, United States
February 2 @ 3:00 pm - March 8 @ 4:30 pm EST

Ages 7-20s (Depending on Program) | Tuesday, March 8 | Various 10 Min Time Slots Available

For students interested in participating in the In-Studio July Pre-Professional Program AND/OR In-Studio August Pre-Professional Program

AUDITION GUIDELINES or CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

May 2022

FREE Virtual Summer Open House

Online Event, United States
May 25 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm EDT

Ages 7-20s | Wednesday, May 25 | 7:30-9:30 PM ET | For Parents & Prospective Students | Free

Join A Class Act NY, the award-winning acting studio, on ZOOM for a FREE preview of what Summer 2022 Programs will look like!

We’ll be offering both In-Studio and Virtual Musical Theatre, On-Camera, Voice-Over and Dramatic Arts Programs taught by amazing Broadway Veterans, and L.A. and NYC Industry Pros including TV/Film Directors, Casting Directors and Agents & Managers!

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

The session will include:
• A quick introduction to our programs
• A demo of how select summer programs will be run featuring ACANY students and members of our faculty
• A Q&A with ACANY’s administrative staff to answer your questions

These sessions will just scratch the surface of what we’ll be covering throughout the Summer!

Schedule of Open House Events:
7:30-7:40 PM ET: Dance with Choreographer and Broadway Actor, Jessica McRoberts (SPIDER-MAN TURN OFF THE DARK, FOLLIES)

7:40-8:00 PM ET: Voice-Over Acting with Voice-Over Artist, Amy Marcs (Commercial Radio Spots for JOHNSON AND JOHNSON, MASTERCARD, IBM, and KMART)

8:00-8:15 PM ET: Song Interpretation with Broadway Star, Lauren “Coco” Cohn (MAMMA MIA!, FUN HOME, FOUND)

8:15-8:50 PM ET: Sitcom Acting with On-Camera Actor, Morgan Weed (THE GOOD FIGHT, ELEMENTARY, THE GREATEST SHOWMAN)

8:55-9:30 PM ET: Q&A with ACANY’s Artistic Director, Jessica R. Grosman and ACANY’s Administrative Staff

LEARN MORE or CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

 

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