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NYC Location TBD (Pearl Studios 500/519 8th Ave. or Ripley Grier Studios 520 8th Ave.)

January 2022

Elementary Age Children | No Audition Required | Saturdays, January 22 - May 14 | 11 AM – 12:30 PM | Cost: 895.00

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

Hone your musical theatre chops in this super fun and educational class that culminates in an in-studio performance of the beloved movie musical, MOANA! Learn lines, songs, and dance numbers from the show! Sing popular songs like “HOW FAR I’LL GO” and “YOU’RE WELCOME.” Portray beloved characters like Moana, Maui, Gramma Tala, Chief Tui, Pua, Hei Hei, Tamatoa, and more!

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

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No Audition Required | 2 Sessions Split by Age: Ages 7-11 & 12-20s | Sundays, January 23 - April 3 | 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!

This is an advanced program for students who are serious about their work, and have taken performing arts classes at reputable institutions.

Learn how to transition seamlessly from a scene into a song in this dynamic musical theatre class! Develop your storytelling through song skills, and your acting technique! Movement will also play a crucial role in this class.

Focus of Class:
• Hone acting, vocal and movement skills
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Learn how to make strong character choices
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Perform scenes and songs from different musical theatre genres
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Learn how to break down a song and a scene into acting beats
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Perform for industry reps who are actively scouting for new clients

Final Industry Showcase:
Perform material you have workshopped for 10 scouting agents and managers and loved ones in a final showcase.

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No Audition Required | 2 Sessions Split by Age: Ages 7-11 & 12-20s | Sundays, January 23 - April 3 | 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!

In this comprehensive course, learn about 2 major types of on-camera acting that include a fair amount of improvisation: Commercials & Sitcoms!

Focus of Class:
• Explore improvisation skills through games and exercises
• Get tips on how to pick up a piece of copy and put it into your own words
• Learn how to show up for yourself in a cold read audition, which 99% of commercial auditions are
• Learn how to bring out the funny in sitcom scenes by cultivating and connecting to your personal joy and opening your comic receptors
• Work on physical comedy skills and movement
• Use a camera and monitor to master your on-camera acting technique
• Learn the tricks of the trade and professional hacks to help you nail your next audition
• Perform for 10 industry reps who are actively scouting for new clients

Final Industry Showcase:
Perform material you have workshopped for 10 scouting agents and managers and loved ones in a final showcase.

Already have rep? No worries! You can still take this class for its educational value!

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February 2022

No Audition Required | Ages 10 - 20s (Scenes Split By Age) | Wednesdays, February 2 -16 | 6-8 PM ET | Cost 435.00

Take this Class In-Studio OR Via Zoom!

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

Improve your on-camera acting and audition skills with 3 Top Casting Directors!

Each week, a different casting pro will work with students on TV and Film scenes. Learn how to give a natural, nuanced and subtle performance by working on active listening skills and identifying intentions. The Casting Directors will teach you the skills you need to stand out in TV & Film auditions and offer tips on how to create a beautiful and professional self-tape from home.

Focus of Class:
• Script Analysis & Character Development
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Understanding Intentions
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Active Listening Skills
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On-Camera Audition Technique
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Tips on How to Self-Tape from Home

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Ages 18+ | No Audition Required | Tuesday, February 15 | 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!

Perform In-Studio OR Via Zoom!

Looking for an Agent? A Manager? Both? We’re here to offer you the exclusive opportunity to perform for 10 scouting agents and managers 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!

Participating actors should plan to prepare the following:
• NON-SINGERS:
• A Monologue that is 90 Seconds or Less in Length

• SINGERS:
• 1 Minute Monologue
• 16 Bar Cut
     • In-Studio: Accompanist will be Provided. Please bring sheet music clearly marked and in a binder.
     • Virtual: You must be prepared to sing your piece with a backing track (many can be found on YouTube). If you’d like one made for you, you can purchase here!

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

Contact the office to set up a coaching session!

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May 2022

No Audition Required | Ages 12-20s | Sundays, May 1 - June 5 | 11 AM -1 PM | Cost: 635.00

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

What better way to learn the art of voice-over acting than with a top VO actor in a state-of-the-art recording booth?

Voice-over acting is unlike any other type of acting. It requires an actor to make specific and original acting choices that are outside of the box using just their voice.

Focus of class:
• Learn how to create characters for cartoons, video games and animated feature films
• Work on naturalistic reads for commercial reads, radio spots and promos
• Learn how to record and upload voice-over auditions and jobs from home, and how to market yourself as a VO actor
• Learn proper mic technique to avoid feedback, popping sounds, and reverberation
• Gain experience working in a state-of-the-art recording booth

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

Already have rep? No problem! Take this class for its educational value!

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No Audition Required | Ages 7 - 11 | Sundays, May 1 - June 5 | 11 AM - 12:30 PM | Cost: 635.00

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

Work with a Broadway performer and music director on every aspect of musical theatre performance: singing, dancing, and acting! Learn iconic song and dance numbers from shows you know and love, and perform scenes with a partner!

Focus of class:
• Hone singing and dancing chops
• Develop strong acting skills through scene work opposite classmates
• Build confidence in a safe and supportive environment
• Perform in a final showcase

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

LEARN MORE or CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

June 2022

No Audition Required | Ages 8-19 (Grouped by Age) | Monday, June 27 - Friday, July 1 | 10 AM - 4 PM | Cost: 850.00

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

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

Campers build their skills through rehearsing iconic musical theatre numbers, and participating in educational workshops with visiting guest Broadway actors!

Workshops with Broadway Actors
Take specialized workshops with various Broadway guest artists throughout the week!

Final Showcase
On Friday, campers perform in a Musical Revue for family and friends in a  professional Broadway studio space in the heart of NYC!

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 or CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

No Audition Required | Ages 8-20s (Grouped by Age) | Monday, June 27 - Friday, July 1 | 10 AM - 4 PM | Cost 1050.00

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

Back by popular demand!

Already attended a camp with Wendy? Join us again to expand your knowledge and continue to hone your skills!

Have you ever wanted to know what it’s like to work on a TV series? Now’s your chance! In our exciting on-camera summer program, actors experience every aspect of television acting from the audition to rehearsals to the live studio audience taping with THAT GIRL LAY LAY, SIDE HUSTLE, SYDNEY TO THE MAX, RAVEN’S HOME, LIV AND MADDIE, JUST ROLL WITH IT, COOP AND CAMI ASK THE WORLD, WALK THE PRANK, and KNIGHT SQUAD Director Wendy Faraone! All of the scenes used for this class will be pulled from actual sitcoms!

Work with prolific Disney & Nickelodeon Director, Wendy Faraone!

Your Week at a Glance:
• Day One: The Basics, the Breakdown, and the Audition
• Day Two: Welcome to the Show
• Day Three: Rehearsal Day
• Day Four: Block and Shoot Day
• Day Five: The Live Audience Shoot

Workshops with Guest Instructors:
In addition to working with Wendy, guest instructors will teach improv for the camera, scene study and other on-camera skills throughout the week.

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 or CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

July 2022

No Audition Required | Recommended Ages: 10-19 (Grouped by age) | Tuesday, July 5 - Friday, July 8  | 10 AM - 4 PM | Cost: 675.00

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

Hone your acting chops in a fun, safe and supportive environment with an amazing faculty of professional actors and a scouting Talent Rep!

Campers strengthen their skills in these different acting mediums
• Voice-Over Acting with a Professional Voice-Over Actor
• Sitcom Acting with an On-Camera Actor
• Dramatic On-Camera Acting with an On-Camera Actor
• Monologue Work and Audition Technique with a Scouting Talent Rep

EMAIL US TO BE NOTIFIED WHEN THIS CLASS GOES ON SALE

No Audition Required | Ages 7-19 (Grouped by Age) | Monday, July 11 - Friday, July 15 | 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM | Cost: 975.00

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

ACANY campers learn numbers from beloved Broadway musicals, take a variety of workshops with visiting guest Broadway artists, attend a Broadway Matinee and talk-back, and make their Off-Broadway Debut at a professional NYC Theatre!

Broadway Matinee & Talk-Back
See a Broadway Matinee and enjoy a talk-back with cast members! (Talk-backs are subject to be moved to the studio depending on COVID-19 policies at Broadway Theatres)

Final Showcase: Off-Broadway Debut
At the end of the week, campers make their Off-Broadway Debut in a musical revue at a professional NYC Theatre for family and friends!

JOIN US FOR MULTIPLE SESSIONS OF CAMP ACANY! NEW MATERIAL COVERED WEEKLY!

EMAIL US TO BE NOTIFIED WHEN THIS CLASS GOES ON SALE

No Audition Required | Ages 9-20s (Grouped by Age) | Monday, July 11 - Friday, July 15 | 10 AM - 4 PM | Cost 1050.00

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

Back by Popular Demand!

Performers have the unique opportunity to work with Award-Winning L.A. Casting Director, Lisa London on on-camera acting and auditioning skills.

It’s no secret that the past few years have been challenging for the industry, but Lisa and her office, London/Stroud Casting have remained busy including casting 7 films in 2020. Recent projects in 2021 include: Nothing Is Impossible which filmed in Knoxville, Tennessee, Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters which filmed in Los Angeles, and they are consulting for a film company, Paradox Pictures.

The film, OLD HENRY (starring Timothy Blake Nelson) which we cast in 2020, premiered at the Venice Film Festival this year and has been getting amazing reviews, even Cher tweeted about the film. CANYON DEL MUERTO (starring Tom Felton, Abigail Lawrie, Jacob Fortune-Lloyd and Abigail Breslin) which filmed in New Mexico and BASEMENT which filmed in NYC are both getting released in 2022.

Lisa and her partner, Catherine Stroud cast actors from all over the USA, and even the world for these different movies. Currently she has over 15 projects in pre and post production.

Focus of Lisa’s On-Camera Camp:
• Actors perform a mock audition for Lisa and learn how to prepare for auditions
• Actors are paired up with “co-stars” and will dissect and analyze their scenes
• Actors gain invaluable feedback and training from Lisa London throughout the week
• Lisa directs all actors’ scenes

Lisa will also use improvisation, an important skill to have both on-set and in auditions. She will run fun exercises that keep actors’ minds sharp, focused and keep the creative juices flowing.

To round out our students’ education, campers will also work with one of ACANY’s Teaching Artists, a bonafide on-camera actor, taking specialized workshops!

Workshops may include:
• Scene and Script Analysis
• Voice-Over Technique
• Commercial Acting and Audition Technique
• Improvisation
• Self-Tape and Marketing Reels

Final Showcase
On Friday, students present material they have rehearsed throughout for family and friends!

EMAIL US TO BE NOTIFIED WHEN THIS CLASS GOES ON SALE

By Audition or Invite Only | Junior Ages 7-11 | Senior Ages 12-20s | Monday, July 18 - Friday, July 22 | 9 AM - 4:30 PM | Cost: 995.00

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

Audition Instructions
Perform a 32-bar cut of a musical theatre song, a cappella, and email it to auditions@aclassactny.com. More audition instructions below.

A Class Act NY’s Pre-Professional Program is for advanced actors who are ready for the challenge of honing their singing, dancing, & acting skills through exploring more advanced work.

Already on ACANY’s Advanced Student List? Request your invitation now!

Daily Dance + Warm-Up
Begin each day with an energizing and educational vocal and physical warm-up with our Broadway Director and Music Director.

Broadway Matinee & Talk-Back
See a Broadway Matinee (TBA) and enjoy a talk-back after the show! (Talk-backs are subject to be moved to the studio depending on COVID-19 policies at Broadway Theatres)

Private Lessons, Group Instruction and Advanced Masterclasses
A combination of private and group instruction will provide participants with a unique week-long experience. Participants will also take a series of advanced masterclasses with visiting Broadway guest artists designed to challenge and elevate our actors' skill set.

Industry Showcase w/ Scouting Talent Reps
On Thursday evening, perform in an invited dress rehearsal for 5 or more scouting talent reps! Many of our past participants have been discovered at this very program. For a list of recent student achievements, click here.

Final Showcase: Off-Broadway Debut
The Pre-Professional Program culminates in a final showcase at an off-Broadway Theatre for loved ones!

EMAIL US TO BE NOTIFIED WHEN THIS CLASS GOES ON SALE

No Audition Required | Ages 8-19 (Grouped by Age) | Monday, July 25 - Friday, July 29 | 10 AM - 4 PM | Cost 850.00

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

Build a strong acting foundation in our 5-day in-person dramatic arts camp!

Hone your acting chops in a fun, safe and supportive environment in Character Camp, an acting program with amazing On-Camera, Voice-Over and Broadway faculty!

Explore four different areas of performance: stage acting, film, television and voice-over. Learn how to make bold and interesting character choices and deepen performance skills through a series of workshops and rehearsals. Campers will learn to use their physicality and intellect to create compelling characters!

Add new skills to your actor’s toolbox!

EMAIL US TO BE NOTIFIED WHEN THIS CLASS GOES ON SALE

August 2022

No Audition Required | Ages 7-19 (Grouped by Age) | Monday, August 1 - Friday, August 5 | 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM | Cost: 975.00

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

ACANY campers learn numbers from beloved Broadway musicals, take a variety of workshops with visiting guest Broadway artists, attend a Broadway Matinee and talk-back, and make their Off-Broadway Debut at a professional NYC Theatre!

Broadway Matinee & Talk-Back
See a Broadway Matinee and enjoy a talk-back with cast members! (Talk-backs are subject to be moved to the studio depending on COVID-19 policies at Broadway Theatres)

Final Showcase: Off-Broadway Debut
At the end of the week, campers make their Off-Broadway Debut in a musical revue at a professional NYC Theatre for family and friends!

JOIN US FOR MULTIPLE SESSIONS OF CAMP ACANY! NEW MATERIAL COVERED WEEKLY!

EMAIL US TO BE NOTIFIED WHEN THIS CLASS GOES ON SALE

No Audition Required | Ages 7-19 (Grouped by Age) | Monday, August 8 - Friday, August 12 | 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM | Cost: 925.00

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

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

Campers build their skills through rehearsing iconic musical theatre numbers, and participating in educational workshops with visiting guest Broadway actors!

Moreover, throughout the week, campers will work on their improvisation skills with instructors!

Workshops with Broadway Actors
Broadway Bound campers will also take workshops with various visiting Broadway guest artists throughout the week!

Broadway Matinee & Talk-Back
See a Broadway Matinee (TBA) and enjoy a talk-back after the show! (Talk-backs are subject to be moved to the studio depending on COVID-19 policies at Broadway Theatres)

Final Showcase
On Friday, campers perform in a Musical Revue for family and friends in a  professional Broadway studio space in the heart of NYC!

EMAIL US TO BE NOTIFIED WHEN THIS CLASS GOES ON SALE

By Audition or Invite Only | Junior Ages 7-11 | Senior Ages 12-20s | Monday, August 15 - Friday, August 19 | 9 AM - 4:30 PM | Cost: 995.00

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

Audition Instructions
Perform a 32-bar cut of a musical theatre song, a cappella, and email it to auditions@aclassactny.com. More audition instructions below.

A Class Act NY’s Pre-Professional Program is for advanced actors who are ready for the challenge of honing their singing, dancing, & acting skills through exploring more advanced work.

Already on ACANY’s Advanced Student List? Request your invitation now!

Daily Dance + Warm-Up 
Begin each day with an energizing and educational vocal and physical warm-up with our Broadway Director and Music Director.

Broadway Matinee & Talk-Back:
See a Broadway Matinee (TBA) and enjoy a talk-back after the show! (Talk-backs are subject to be moved to the studio depending on COVID-19 policies at Broadway Theatres)

Private Lessons, Group Instruction and Advanced Masterclasses

A combination of private and group instruction will provide participants with a unique week-long experience. Participants will also take a series of advanced masterclasses with visiting Broadway guest artists designed to challenge and elevate our actors' skill set.

Industry Showcase w/ Scouting Talent Reps

On Thursday evening, perform in an invited dress rehearsal for 5 or more scouting talent reps! Many of our past participants have been discovered at this very program. For a list of recent student achievements, click here.

Final Showcase: Off-Broadway Debut

The Pre-Professional Program culminates in a final showcase at an off-Broadway venue for loved ones!

EMAIL US TO BE NOTIFIED WHEN THIS CLASS GOES ON SALE

No Audition Required | Elementary School Age Children | Monday, August 22 - Friday, August 26 | Time: 10AM - 4PM | Cost: 850.00

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

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

Campers rehearse songs, dance numbers and scenes from Disney’s FROZEN, learn proper singing technique and expand their theatrical knowledge under the guidance of a Professional Actor/Singer and Teaching Artist!

Campers also get to craft props and set pieces that will be incorporated into the final performance!

Bring a pillow and blanket for a short nap time!

Final Showcase:
On Friday afternoon, our performers present a workshop performance of FROZEN KIDS for family and friends at the studio!

Focus of Camp:
• Learn fun song-and-dance numbers from FROZEN KIDS
• Make your own props and set pieces
• Perform in a final showcase for family and friends

EMAIL US TO BE NOTIFIED WHEN THIS CLASS GOES ON SALE

By Audition Only | Ages 9-20s | Audition Date: Sunday, March 6 from 2-5 PM ET | Program Dates: Monday, August 22 - Friday, August 26 from 9AM - 5PM | Cost (if cast): 1050.00

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

Composed and Music Directed by EMMY Award Winning Composer, Sean P. Pallatroni

Learn about the rewards and challenges of creating a character from the ground up, and working with a developing script.

Throughout this 5-day program, students rehearse a brand new musical and get it on its feet!

Staged Reading in the Studio:
The week culminates in the WORLD PREMIERE for an audience filled with family, friends, and industry guests!

This is the 6th Original work produced by A Class Act NY! Past Productions Include: FOUND. by Lauren “Coco” Cohn and Stacia Fernandez, MAJOR & MINOR ADJUSTMENTS (IN THE KEY OF QUARANTINE) and THE ROAD TO SOC-CON by Sean P. Pallatroni, ESCAPE! by Matt Patrick Walsh, and PSYKIDZ by Bobby Cronin! All of these works are still being developed today!

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No Audition Required | Ages 8-20s (Grouped by Age) | Monday, August 22 - Friday, August 26 | 10 AM - 4 PM | Cost 1050.00

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

All of the scenes used for this class will be pulled from actual comedic TV shows!

Live out your dreams of starring on a hit TV series!

Past instructors for this camp have included: Disney/Nick TV Director, Wendy Faraone; EMMY Award Winning Director, Shannon Flynn; EMMY Nominated Director & Producer, Jon Rosenbaum, and Disney Channel Star & Director, Jason Earles. 2022 Instructors TBA Soon!

Your Week at a Glance:
• Day One: The Basics, the Breakdown, and the Audition
• Day Two: Welcome to the Show
• Day Three: Rehearsal Day
• Day Four: Block and Shoot Day
• Day Five: The Live Audience Shoot

Workshops with Guest Instructors:
In addition to working with the industry pro, guest instructors will teach improv for the camera, scene study and other on-camera skills throughout the week.

EMAIL US TO BE NOTIFIED WHEN THIS CLASS GOES ON SALE

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