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Nex Gen Studios

519 8th Ave, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10018 United States
212-315-3010

September 2021

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

Nex Gen Studios, 519 8th Ave, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10018 United States
September 26 @ 11:00 am - December 5 @ 1:00 pm EDT

Ages 7-11 | No Audition Required | Sundays, September 26 – December 5 | 11 AM - 1 PM | Cost 895.00

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

Instructor: TV/Film Actress, Arielle Goldman (THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL, THE DAILY REALNESS, THE KNICK)

This on-camera class is geared toward young actors interested in learning how to bring out the funny in sitcom scenes! We will be using real scripts from Disney & Nickelodeon shows! 

Focus of Class:
• Learn how to identify comedic clues within the text
• Work on physicality and inhabiting a character in your body
• Learn how to land jokes and bring out the funny in your scenes
• Learn proper on-camera sitcom acting and audition technique
• Learn how to stand out from the crowd at auditions

Final Showcase:
By the end of our 10-week course, students will be ready to present material they have workshopped for 10 scouting agents and managers and loved ones in a final presentation.

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10-Week TV Class: Sitcoms & Dramas w/ 10 Scouting Talent Reps

Nex Gen Studios, 519 8th Ave, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10018 United States
September 26 @ 11:00 am - December 5 @ 1:00 pm EDT

Ages 11 - 19 | No Audition Required | Sundays, September 26 – December 5 | 11 AM – 1 PM | Cost 895.00

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

Instructor: Sathya Sridharan (SUCCESSION, BLINDSPOT, ELEMENTARY)

In this comprehensive course, we will cover the ins and outs of three popular genres of Television: Sitcoms (Comedic TV Shows) and Dramas, which include both Serial Dramas (a continuing plot that unfolds in a sequential episode-by-episode fashion) and Procedurals (a series that focuses on how crimes are solved or some other aspect of a law enforcement agency).

Students will not only learn the acting techniques needed for these different genres of popular TV series, they will also learn lingo and on-camera staging techniques that are specific to each one.

By the end of our 10-week course, students will be ready to present material they have workshopped for 10 scouting agents and managers and loved ones in a final presentation.

Focus of Class:
• Learn how to identify operative words, objectives, conflict, tactics and acting beats within the text
• Learn how to portray complex characters
• Learn how to bring out the funny in sitcom scenes by cultivating and connecting to your personal joy and opening your comic receptors
• Learn how to develop a relationship with the camera
• Work on character development and physicality
• Learn how to be a present and generous scene partner

Final Showcase:
At the end of the 10 weeks, perform selections from all 3 genres for family, friends, and 10 Scouting Talent Agent & Managers!

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October 2021

Top L.A. Talent Manager Mitchell Gossett’s Acting Masterclasses

Nex Gen Studios, 519 8th Ave, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10018 United States
October 9 @ 10:00 am - October 10 @ 1:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 10 - Adults, 2 Sessions Split by Age (Email us for an age exception) | Saturday, October 9 AND/OR Sunday, October 10 | Cost 205.00

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

Students will explore a set of values that, when present in an actor of any age, can help create a structure for great acting to occur. The nature of every actor's work springs from their unique instinct and memory. The work done in this Masterclass will playfully explore getting beyond "good" acting. We will discover how an actor’s instincts can emerge and be exercised in their work, and how this can inspire what makes up “great” acting.

Focus of Class:
• Learn Mitchell’s ‘ACTions’ Approach to Great Acting
• Discover how to access your instincts & memory in your performance
• Have the chance to workshop your piece with Mitchell
• Receive Insightful Coaching and Feedback from Mitchell Gossett
• Q&A Open to his Students and Parents of Minor Students (if time permits!)

Throughout his career as a manager and agent, Mitchell has represented and discovered noteworthy stars, including Zendaya, Jennifer Lawrence, Darren Criss, Kristen Bell, Brandon Victor Dixon, Rachel Brosnahan, Dylan Minnette, Kiernan Shipka, Jojo Siwa, Miley Cyrus, Lucy Hale and many, many others.

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Award-Winning L.A. Casting Director, Krisha Bullock’s TV Intensive

Nex Gen Studios, 519 8th Ave, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10018 United States
October 30 @ 10:00 am - 5:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | 2 Sessions Split By Age, 8 & Up  | Saturday, October 30 | Cost 195.00

Take one or more intensives with powerhouse L.A. Casting Director, Krisha Bullock of Bullock & Snow Casting, who is flying in from L.A. to work with you at ACANY!

Krisha is one of the most prolific Casting Directors in the industry. She specializes in youth casting, from hit children’s television shows on kid-friendly networks to feature films and commercials.

Bullock & Snow Casting are the go-to Nickelodeon Casting Directors in the business! Impressive credits include TV shows, films and pilots such as DANGER FORCE and SIDE HUSTLE, and the recently released DRAMA DRAMA - now streaming on Amazon Prime Video! Upcoming projects include the film THE LONGEST SLEEP, and the highly anticipated FAIRLY ODDPARENTS reboot coming to Paramount+. Other notable credits include hit series such as HENRY DANGER, GAME SHAKERS, SAM AND CAT, DEGRASSI: THE NEXT GENERATION, iCARLY, DRAKE AND JOSH, ZOEY 101, VICTORIOUS, and TRUE JACKSON VP!

Focus of Class:
• Perform scenes for Krisha and receive one-on-one feedback and coaching
• Start creating a relationship with a top L.A. industry insider
• Learn what Krisha and other casting directors look for in actors
• Learn how to leave an impression in the audition room
• Informative Q&A for students and their parents

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November 2021

In-Studio Agent & Manager Showcase w/ 20 Talent Reps

Nex Gen Studios, 519 8th Ave, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10018 United States
November 17

No Audition Required | Ages: 4 - Mid 20s | Wednesday, November 17 | Cost: 385.00

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

It’s often challenging to get in front of Talent Agents and Managers. A Class Act NY’s industry showcases provide aspiring actors the unbelievable opportunity to perform for 20 scouting agents & managers in one evening.

Previous participants are now working professionally! Many are booking television series, films, voice-overs, commercials and Broadway shows. Click here to read about some of our students’ professional progress.

The biggest agencies and management firms in town attend our showcases including CESD, A3 Artists, Stewart Talent, DDO Artists, Zuri, Carson Adler, Carson Kolker, Parkside Management, Sinclair Management and many more.

The Showcase Includes:
• The chance to perform for alone in the audition room for 20 Scouting Agents & Managers
• A 50 minute coaching session with:
• Non-Singers: A Broadway/TV/Film Coach
• Singers: A Broadway/TV/Film Coach and a Broadway Music Director

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