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December 2021

No Audition Required | Ages 8 - Adults (2 Sessions Split By Age) |  Saturday, December 4  | Cost to Participate 195.00 | Cost to Observe 55.00

Work one-on-one with L.A. Associate Casting Director, Robyn Owen of Robyn Owen Casting, a 20-year veteran of the casting industry!

Robyn works as an Associate Casting Director on important big-budget feature films and television series, many from acclaimed Academy Award Nominated Director, Writer, and Producer, Ava DuVernay. Some of her most recent projects include: the upcoming CW TV Series from Ava DuVernay, NAOMI* (WB/CW) which stars our alumna, Kaci Walfall, DMZ (HBO MAX) also from DuVernay, CHERISH THE DAY (WB/OWN) another DuVernay project, QUEEN SUGAR (WB/OWN) also from DuVernay, A WRINKLE IN TIME (Feature Film) directed by DuVernay , THE WATER MAN (Feature Film), MISS VIRGINIA* (Feature Film) starring our alumni, Niles Fitch and Uzo Aduba, and A TRUE CRIME (Film Short). 

* These projects star ACANY alumni who have met their representation at our programs! Kaci Walfall is set to star as the titular character in NAOMI on the CW, and Niles Fitch stars as James in Netflix’s MISS VIRGINIA. You can read more on our Student Achievement Page!

Focus of Class:
• Perform Dramatic Film & TV sides for associate casting director, Robyn Owen
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Learn proper on-camera acting and audition technique
• Learn important on-camera lingo and terminology
• Receive feedback and coaching from associate casting director, Robyn Owen
• Informative Q&A for students and their parents

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2x Tony Nominee, Alex Brightman’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
December 8 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm EST

All Skill Levels | Ages 9-Adults | Wednesday, December 8 | Cost to Perform: 155.00 | Cost to Observe: 55.00

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BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!

Alex is a 2x Tony nominated actor! He was nominated for a Tony for his portrayal of Beetlejuice in BEETLEJUICE, and in 2016 he was nominated for his lovable portrayal of Dewey Finn in the beloved musical, SCHOOL OF ROCK!

Alex will be working one-on-one via the Zoom app with his students! Sing a 32-bar song cut for Alex who will offer each participant individual guidance and feedback on their song interpretation and presentation!

Learn if your song is a good showcase of your unique talents and vocal range!

Class will conclude with an informative Q&A!

Students performing in this class must be prepared to perform a musical theatre song with a backing track (many can be found on YouTube).

Interested in purchasing a professional performance track? Email us your sheet music 24-48 hours in advance of the class, and we will send you a professional performance track for only $25! Purchase here!

LEARN MORE or JOIN THE WAITLIST or PURCHASE AN OBSERVATION TICKET!

January 2022

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Thursday, January 6 | Cost to Participate 155.00 | Cost to Observe 55.00

Limited to 10 Performers!

George Salazar is a Broadway Star, best known for originating the role of Michael in the viral sensation, BE MORE CHILL! George’s performance in BE MORE CHILL earned him a Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical and both a Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Nomination. Prior to BE MORE CHILL, George also starred in the 2011 Broadway Revival of GODSPELL. Other notable roles include: THE LIGHTNING THIEF (Off Broadway - Drama Desk Nomination), SPRING AWAKENING (National Tour), and LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS (Pasadena Playhouse).

George will be working one-on-one via the Zoom app with his students! Sing a 32-bar song cut for George who will offer each participant individual guidance and feedback on their song interpretation and presentation!

Learn if your song showcases your unique personality and vocal range!

Students participating in this class must be prepared to perform a musical theatre song either a cappella or with a backing track (many can be found on YouTube).

Interested in purchasing a professional performance track? Email us your sheet music 24-48 hours in advance of the class, and we will send you a professional performance track for only $25! Purchase here!

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No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up (Email us for an age exception) | Tuesday, January 11 | Cost to Perform 165.00 | Cost to Observe 55.00

Work one-on-one with Film/TV Casting Director, Kristian Charbonier of The Telsey Office!

The Telsey Office cast television shows and feature films including IN THE HEIGHTS* (HBO Max), 13 THE MUSICAL* (Netflix), TICK, TICK… BOOM!* (Netflix), SCHMIGADOON!* (Apple TV+), THE GILDED AGE (HBO), LITTLE AMERICA (Apple TV+), TALES OF THE CITY (Netflix), NCIS: NEW ORLEANS (CBS), HOUSE OF CARDS (Netflix), RISE* (NBC) and many other projects too numerous to mention here!

Focus of Class:
• Perform film & TV sides for casting director, Kristian Charbonier
• Learn proper on-camera and audition technique
• Learn important on-camera lingo and terminology
• Receive feedback and coaching from casting director, Kristian Charbonier

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 or CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Virtual 2-Day Voice-Over Acting Program w/ a Top Voice-Over Agent

Online Event, United States
January 13, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - January 14, 2022 @ 7:30 pm EST

No Audition Required | Ages: 8-19 | Thursday, January 13 & Friday, January 14 | Cost: 260.00

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

Learn the art of Voice-Over Acting, and Break Into the Voice-Over Industry Today!

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:
• Create animated characters for cartoons and feature films
• Work on naturalistic reads for commercials, promos and radio spots
• Learn how to nail VO auditions
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Showcase what you’ve learned for a top Scouting VO Talent Agent

Final Presentation and Q&A:
Towards the end of the 2nd day, perform for family, friends and a top scouting Voice-Over Talent Agent! We’ll conclude with a Q&A (time permitting).

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No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Sunday, January 16 | Cost to Participate 165.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

Open to Singers & Non-Singers!

Larry Saperstein is an actor, best known for his role as Big Red on HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES! Before starring in the hit Disney+ series, Larry got his start performing in local productions on Long Island. Not only that, but Larry took various workshops at our studio! Some of his early stage credit include THE MUSIC MAN and MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET. Other on-screen credits include: FAN GIRL (ABC Family) and THE FIRST WIVES CLUB (BET+).

Larry will be working one-on-one via the Zoom app with his students!

Perform a 32-bar cut OR a scene from a Disney or Nick sitcom (with a professional reader) for Larry, who will offer each participant feedback and direction!

This class is designed for singers and non-singers, alike!

Class will conclude with a fascinating and informative Q&A with this Disney+ Star!

Interested in purchasing a professional performance track? Email us your sheet music 24-48 hours in advance of the class, and we will send you a professional performance track for only $25! Purchase here!

LEARN MORE or CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

June 2022

(Coming Soon) 3-Day Virtual Voice-Over, On-Camera, and Casting Director Camp

Online Event, United States
June 28, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - June 30, 2022 @ 5:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Recommended Ages 10-20s (Scenes Split by age) | Tuesday, June 28 - Thursday, June 30 | 2-5 PM Eastern | Cost 465.00

Zoom Classrooms Limited to 12 Students!

Open to Singers & Non-Singers!

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 in our interactive online program with an amazing faculty of professional actors and a Casting Director!

Campers strengthen their skills in these different acting mediums:
• Voice-Over Acting with a Professional Voice-Over Actor
• On-Camera Acting with an On-Camera Actor
• Acting Lab with a Stage & Screen Casting Director

EMAIL US TO BE NOTIFIED WHEN THIS CLASS GOES ON SALE

July 2022

(Coming Soon) Virtual Pre-Professional Program w/ Broadway Actors & Industry Pros

Online Event, United States
July 11, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - July 15, 2022 @ 4:30 pm EDT

Advanced Students | Recommended Ages: 10-19 | Monday, July 11 - Friday, July 15 | 1-4:30 PM Eastern | Cost 695.00

Zoom Classrooms Limited to 12 Students!

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

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

Private Lessons
During the week, participants will receive 2 free private lessons. Prep your final showcase material with the guidance of your Broadway Director and Music Director. Lessons take place outside of normal camp hours.

• Voice: 45 Minutes with a Professional Music Director. Work on your song cut for the final showcase. This lesson will focus on acting through song, proper audition and vocal technique.
•Acting: 45 Minutes with your Broadway Director. Work on your monologue for the final showcase. We’ll break down your monologue beat by beat, discover operative words within the text, and identify your conflict and objective.

Advanced Masterclasses with Visiting Broadway Stars & Broadway Casting Directors
Participants take a series of advanced masterclasses with visiting Broadway Stars and Broadway Casting Directors designed to challenge and elevate our actors' skill set.
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Scene Study, Character Development, & Script Analysis
• Acting Through Song
• Dialect Coaching & Vocal Technique
• Audition Technique with a Broadway Casting Director

Broadway Star Q&A
Each week we’ll invite one of Broadway’s biggest stars 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!

Final Showcase for 5 Scouting Talent Reps

Perform in a final showcase for loved ones and 5 scouting industry guests!

EMAIL US TO BE NOTIFIED WHEN THIS CLASS GOES ON SALE

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