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June 2020

Private Skype Coaching in Acting, Voice and Audition Prep

Online Event, United States
June 28, 2020 - November 12, 2022

No Audition Required | Flexible Scheduling | Starting at $65/30 mins and $130/hr

Great news! You can continue to grow and build your skill set from the comfort of your own home! ACANY has been offering Private Skype Lessons for years and it's been an excellent educational tool for our students!

Take a private Skype lesson in almost anything your heart desires including:
• Voice Lessons
• Commercial Acting & Audition Technique
• Scenes & Monologues from Plays, TV Shows & Films
• Voice-Over Acting
• Audition Prep

We schedule lessons during business hours, Monday-Friday from 9:30AM-5:15PM but lessons take place 7 days a week!

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July 2020

Private Online Lessons with MEAN GIRLS Star, Reneé Rapp

Online Event, United States
July 13 @ 5:00 pm - September 28 @ 7:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 10 & Up | Mondays and Thursdays | 5-7 PM ET | Cost 225.00 per 50 min.

For serious minded students only! 

Reneé Rapp is a Broadway Star, most recently seen as Regina George in MEAN GIRLS! Reneé is the recipient of the 2018 Jimmy Award (National High School Musical Theatre Award) for Best Leading Actress in a Musical. Her performance at the ceremony was acclaimed by many viewers, and helped her land the role of Regina. She has also performed in concerts and readings at many notable NYC venues including: Feinstein's/54 Below, Roundabout Theatre Company, and The Green Room 42.

With years of experience in the industry, Reneé can help you navigate the ins-and-outs of acting, musical theatre performance, and audition technique!

Reneé specializes in teaching song interpretation, vocal coaching, audition prep, college audition prep, monologue work, and scene work. If electing to do a musical theatre lesson, be prepared to sing your pieces a cappella or with a backing track (many can be found on YouTube). If choosing to work on a scene, it must be sent to us in advance.

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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Private Online Lessons with 2x Tony Nominee, Eva Noblezada

Online Event, United States
July 14 @ 3:00 pm - October 16 @ 5:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 13 & Up | Mondays & Thursdays from 3-5 PM ET | Cost 275.00 per 50 min.

Eva Noblezada is a 2x Tony Nominee! Eva was most recently seen as Eurydice in HADESTOWN! She also starred as Kim in the 2017 Broadway production of MISS SAIGON. Both of these performances earned her a Tony Nomination for Best Leading Actress in a Musical.

With years of experience in the industry, Eva can help you navigate the ins-and-outs of acting, musical theatre performance, and audition technique!

Eva specializes in teaching song interpretation, vocal coaching, audition prep, monologue work, and scene work. If electing to do a musical theatre lesson, be prepared to sing your pieces a cappella or with a backing track (many can be found on YouTube). If choosing to work on a scene, it must be sent to us in advance.

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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Private Online Lessons with 2x Tony Nominee, Laura Osnes

Online Event, United States
July 15 @ 1:00 pm - October 1 @ 5:50 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 13 & Up | Cost 240.00 per 50 min.

For serious minded students only!

Laura Osnes is a two-time Tony Nominee, best known for her roles in Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA, BANDSTAND, BONNIE AND CLYDE, SOUTH PACIFIC, ANYTHING GOES and GREASE! Since her last role on Broadway, she co-developed and starred in THE BROADWAY PRINCESS PARTY at Feinstein’s/54 Below and starred in THE KEY OF LOVE and A HOMECOMING FOR THE HOLIDAYS on the Hallmark Channel.

With years of experience in the industry, Laura can help you navigate the ins and outs of musical theatre performance and audition technique!

Laura specializes in teaching song interpretation, vocal coaching, audition prep, and college audition prep! Be prepared to sing your pieces 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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Private Online Lessons with ANASTASIA Star, Christy Altomare

Online Event, United States
July 16 @ 1:00 pm - September 30 @ 3:50 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 12 & Up | Mondays | 1-4 PM | Cost 225.00 per 50 min.

For serious minded students only! 

Christy Altomare is best known for portraying the title character of Anya/Anastasia in the Broadway sensation, ANASTASIA! Previous to ANASTASIA, Christy played the lead role of Sophie in MAMMA MIA! and before that she played Sue Snell in the Off-Broadway cult hit, CARRIE.

With years of experience in the industry, Christy can help you navigate the ins-and-outs of musical theatre performance!

Christy specializes in teaching song interpretation, presentation, and more. Be prepared to sing your pieces 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 12 & Up | Thursdays from 1-4PM | Cost 210.00 per 50 min.

For serious minded students only! 

Derek Klena is a Broadway Star, best known for the role of Dimitry in ANASTASIA on Broadway. Most recently, Derek was starring in JAGGED LITTLE PILL. Other notable stage credits include: THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY (Broadway), WICKED (Broadway), CARRIE (Off-Broadway), and DOGFIGHT (Off-Broadway). You might also recognize him from his recurring roles on UNBREAKABLE KIMMY SCHMIDT (Netflix) and THE CODE (CBS), or from guest star appearances on BLUE BLOODS, LAW & ORDER SVU, THE TOMORROW PEOPLE, and THE CARRIE DIARIES.

With years of experience in the industry, Derek can help you navigate the ins-and-outs of musical theatre and on-camera performance!

Derek specializes in teaching vocal coaching, song interpretation and presentation, musical theatre and on-camera scene work, monologue study, audition prep, and college audition prep. Be prepared to sing your pieces a cappella or with a backing track (many can be found on YouTube). If choosing to work on a scene or monologue with Derek and do not have material, please contact us after registration.

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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Private Online Lessons with HADESTOWN Star, Reeve Carney

Online Event, United States
July 18 @ 2:00 pm - November 9 @ 4:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 12 & Up | Weekdays | 2-4 PM ET | Cost 225.00 per 50 min.

Reeve Carney is a Broadway star most well known for his recent portrayal of Orpheus in the Tony Award Winning Musical, HADESTOWN. Prior to HADESTOWN, Reeve was best known for originating the role of Peter Parker/Spider-Man in SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK. He’s also starred in the TV series PENNY DREADFUL (Showtime) & the TV musical special, THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW: LET’S DO THE TIME WARP AGAIN (Fox).

With years of experience in the industry, Reeve can help you navigate the ins-and-outs of musical theatre performance!

Reeve specializes in teaching Film & TV Acting, Song Interpretation & Presentation, Vocal Coaching, Guitar and Songwriting

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 12 & Up | Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 3-5 PM ET and Mondays & Thursdays from 1-3 PM ET | Cost 210.00 per 50 min.

For serious minded students only! 

Christopher Fitzgerald is a 3x Tony Nominee, best known for originating the roles of Ogie in WAITRESS (Tony Award Nomination), Igor in YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN (Tony Award Nomination), and Boq in WICKED. Most recently, Christopher was seen in the Broadway Revival of COMPANY as David. Other notable credits include: FINIAN’S RAINBOW (Tony Award Nomination), AN ACT OF GOD, THE MERCHANT OF VENICE, AMOUR, and CHICAGO.

With years of experience in the industry, Christopher can help you navigate the ins-and-outs of musical theatre performance!

Christopher specializes in teaching song interpretation and presentation, scene work, monologue study, audition prep, and college audition prep. Be prepared to sing your pieces a cappella or with a backing track (many can be found on YouTube). If choosing to work on a scene or monologue with Christopher and do not have material, please contact us after registration.

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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Private Online Lessons with Tony Nominee & MEAN GIRLS Star, Grey Henson

Online Event, United States
July 20 @ 3:00 pm - October 5 @ 4:50 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 13 & Up | Wednesdays | 3-5 PM ET | Cost 190.00 per 50 min.

For serious minded students only! 

Grey Henson is a Broadway Star, best known for originating the role of Damian Hubbard in MEAN GIRLS! The performance earned him both a Tony Award and a Drama Desk Award nomination. Prior to that he starred as Elder McKinley in THE BOOK OF MORMON, both on  Broadway and on Tour.

With years of experience in the industry, Grey can help you navigate the ins-and-outs of musical theatre performance and audition technique!

Grey specializes in teaching song interpretation, audition prep, and college audition prep. Be prepared to sing your pieces 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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Private Online Lessons with Top L.A. Talent Manager Mitchell Gossett

Online Event, United States
July 21 @ 4:00 pm - October 6 @ 5:50 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 12-25 | Weekdays 4-4:50 PM ET and Saturdays 5-5:50 PM ET | Cost 275.00

For serious minded students only!

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

With years of experience in the industry, Mitchell can help you navigate the ins-and-outs of the audition process and what it takes to deliver a memorable performance!

Throughout his career as a manager and agent, Mitchell has repped, discovered and developed many noteworthy actors, including Jennifer Lawrence, Rachel Brosnahan, Zendaya, Kristen Bell, Dylan Minnette, Kiernan Shipka, Jojo Siwa, Miley Cyrus, Lucy Hale and many, many others.

Within a fun, playful atmosphere, Mitchell lets loose the possibility of a creative free-for-all, encouraging students to go all out in their emotional, vocal, and physical commitment to a piece. He encourages students to leap at any and all opportunities to make bold, outside the box acting choices.

Mitchell specializes in teaching audition prep, monologue work, and techniques and devices to advance your process.

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August 2020

4-Week Zoom Acting Lab with Top L.A. Talent Manager, Mitchell Gossett

Online Event, United States
August 4 @ 4:00 pm - August 25 @ 6:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 10-20s | Tuesdays, August 4-25 | 4-6 PM ET | Cost 675.00

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

Throughout his career as a manager and agent, Mitchell has repped, discovered and developed many noteworthy actors, including Jennifer Lawrence (THE HUNGER GAMES, SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK), Rachel Brosnahan (THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL), Darren Criss (AMERICAN CRIME STORY, GLEE), Zendaya (THE GREATEST SHOWMAN, EUPHORIA), Kristen Bell (FROZEN 1 & 2, THE GOOD PLACE), Dylan Minnette (13 REASONS WHY), Kiernan Shipka (THE CHILLING ADVENTURES OF SERENA, MAD MEN), Jojo Siwa (DANCE MOMS), Miley Cyrus (THE LAST SONG, HANNAH MONTANA), Lucy Hale (PRETTY LITTLE LIARS) and many, many others.

Each week, participants 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 the Zoom Lab 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.

Mitchell is known for running renowned scouting operations! He continues to discover the next generation of artists. Mitchell is always looking for fresh faces!

Focus of Class:
• Learn Mitchell Gossett’s Approach to Great Acting
• Discover how to access your instincts and memory in your performance
• Have the chance to workshop your piece with Mitchell
• Receive insightful feedback and coaching from Mitchell

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Online Casting Director Camp: On-Camera & Voice-Over Acting

Online Event, United States
August 10 @ 1:00 pm - August 14 @ 4:15 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 8-19 (scenes divided by age) | Monday-Friday, August 10-14 | Cost 799.00 | 1-4:15 PM ET (10 AM - 1:15 PM PT)

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Hone your on-camera and voice-over performance and audition skills in a fun, safe, and supportive online environment! 

Throughout the week we’ll be joined by 4 top NYC and LA Casting Directors who will provide invaluable feedback, coaching, and insight into the casting process. 

Each day we’ll focus on a different type of audition:
• Sitcoms
• Dramatic TV & Film Acting
• Voice-Over
• Commercials

Daily Instruction & Showbiz Q&A’s
Each day includes a 3 hour workshop with that day’s casting director, followed by a 15 minute showbiz Q&A that both parents and students are invited to attend!

Weekly Schedule of Events
Monday: Voice-Over Acting 
NYC Casting Director, Colleen Piquette

Learn how to create bold and original characters for cartoons and animated feature films and how to perform more naturally for commercials and radio spots!

Tuesday: Dramatic On-Camera Acting
L.A. Casting Director Robyn Owen of Robyn Owen Casting

Learn how to give a natural, nuanced and subtle performance by working on active listening skills and identifying intentions. Develop the skills necessary to create authentic and believable characters for dramatic on-camera TV and Film acting! 

Wednesday: Sitcom Acting
L.A. Casting Director Jamie Snow of Bullock/Snow Casting

Learn the specific tone and the formula in which sitcoms are written. Learn how to land jokes, identify misleads, make turns and bring out the funny in the audition room and on set!

Thursday: Commercial Acting
NYC Top Casting Director Angela Mickey of Liz Lewis Casting Partners!

Angela is the most senior casting director at Liz Lewis Casting Partners! Learn how to analyze and break down commercial copy to find the selling points within the text. Learn how to sell a product without being too over the top. Learn how to handle a cold read- commercial auditions are almost always cold reads

Learn how to analyze and break down commercial copy to find the selling points within the text. Learn how to sell a product without being too over the top. 

Friday: Final Showcase with 2 Top Scouting Talent Representatives

Under the guidance of an ACANY instructor, review what you have learned during the week and get ready to present it live for family, friends, and two top scouting talent reps, an agent and a manager!

Final Showcase
Zoom in to watch performers present what they have learned throughout the week! Two top scouting talent reps will also be zooming in to watch your performance! 

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No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Thursday, August 13 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

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Alex is a twice Tony nominated actor! Last year, 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!

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3-Day Online Pre-College Intensive

Online Event, United States
August 15 - August 17

No Audition Required | High School Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, & Young Adults | Saturday-Monday August 15-17 | Cost to Participate 375.00 | Cost to Observe 75.00

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Calling actors with aspirations of attending a top BFA, BM, or BA Musical Theatre College Program!

Do you need guidance on the college admissions process like, how do I go about choosing the right material that showcases me, my vocal range and my unique personality? How do I create a professional and memorable pre-screen video? Do you want to know what college admissions officers are looking for?

If you have answered yes to any of these questions, ACANY’s 3-Day Pre-College Audition Intensive is for YOU!

Work all weekend alongside college admissions officers Wayne Petro, Associate Director of Enrollment for the School of Performing Arts at Pace University, and Kevin Kemler, Director of Fine and Performing Arts Admissions at Marymount Manhattan College!

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L.A. Casting Director Lisa London’s Online On-Camera Camp

Online Event, United States
August 17 @ 1:00 pm - August 21 @ 4:15 pm EDT

All Skill Levels | Ages 9-20s  (scenes split by age) | Monday-Friday, August 17-21 | 1-4:15 PM ET  (OR FOR WEST COAST CAMPERS, 10 AM - 1:15 PM PT) | Cost 735.00

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In this 5-day program, campers will have the unique opportunity to work with Award-Winning L.A. Casting Director, Lisa London, on on-camera acting and auditioning skills.

Lisa currently has 20 projects in either pre- or post-production!

Notable recent projects include: THE POISON ROSE starring Morgan Freeman, Brendan Fraser and John Travolta, Adam Sandler’s NETFLIX Film,  SANDY WEXLER, EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES starring Angela Kinsey of THE OFFICE, FREAKS starring Emile Hirsch and Bruce Dern, THE MOSTLY GHOSTLY franchise starring BELLA THORNE and SUGAR AND TOYS for FUSE TV.

You might also be familiar with Lisa’s work on HANNAH MONTANA, SUPAH NINJAS, SUITE LIFE OF ZACK AND CODY and HOUSE BUNNY starring Emma Stone!

Lisa London has discovered and/or given these actors their big break in Hollywood: Emma Stone, Jonah Hill, Mark Ruffalo, Miley Cyrus, Selena Gomez, Giovanni Ribisi, Adrian R. Mante, Adam Irigoyen & Yara Shahidi to name a few!

Focus of Lisa’s On-Camera Camp:
• Actors will perform a mock audition for Lisa and learn how to prepare for auditions
• We will be recording the classes and analyzing scenes together with the group. Lisa will share her screen with her campers and play every scene back. Get amazing constructive criticism from this casting pro!
• Actors will be paired up with “co-stars” in zoom breakout rooms and will begin to dissect and analyze their scenes. Lisa will join the breakout rooms and work with her students semi-privately in these small online classrooms
• Actors will gain invaluable feedback and training from Lisa London throughout the week
• In addition to directing everyone's scenes, Lisa will also offer amazing feedback and coaching to all of her students
• Parents and friends will zoom in on our final day to watch campers perform their scenes and showcase the new on-camera skills 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!)
• Following the showcase, we’ll have a Q&A with Lisa and ACANY’s Artistic Director, Jessica R. Grosman for Parents and Campers!

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.

Not only will campers get to work on scenes with Lisa London, they’ll also take daily workshops with Lisa and guest instructors! Workshops include: Scene / Script Analysis, Voice-Over Technique, Commercial Acting and Audition Technique and Audition Improvisation Skills.

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ANASTASIA Star, Christy Altomare’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
August 19 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Wednesday, August 19 | Cost to Participate 145.00 | Cost to Observe 40.00

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Christy Altomare is best known for portraying the title character of Anya/Anastasia in the Broadway sensation, ANASTASIA! Previous to ANASTASIA, Christy played the lead role of Sophie in MAMMA MIA! and before that she played Sue Snell in the Off-Broadway cult hit, CARRIE.

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2 Day Voice-Over Acting Program

Online Event, United States
August 19 @ 3:00 pm - August 20 @ 6:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 8-19 | Wednesday, August 19 and Thursday, August 20 | 260.00

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.

This two-day intensive will focus on how to create characters for cartoons, video games and commercial promos.

Towards the end of the 2nd day, students will have the opportunity to perform for family, friends and a top voice-over agent!

Voice-Overs are a great way to make money, be creative and stay anonymous and nowadays, you can record in your pajamas from the comfort of your own home!

Unlike other parts of the entertainment industry that were impacted negatively during the pandemic, voice-over has been going strong!

The Voice-Over Talent Agent is always looking for new clients!

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

Focus of Class:
• Learn how to create animated characters for cartoons and feature films
• Work on naturalistic reads for commercials and radio spots
• Learn how to nail VO auditions

At the end of the class, we’ll have a short Q&A for parents and students (time permitting).

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L.A. Film & TV Casting Director Robyn Owen’s Online Dramatic Acting Intensive

Online Event, United States
August 24 @ 3:00 pm - August 26 @ 6:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Monday, August 24 for Ages 8-18 (scenes split by age) and Wednesday, August 26 for Ages 12 - Adults (scenes split by age) | Cost 205.00

Work one-on-one with award-winning L.A. TV & Film Casting Director, Robyn Owen, a 20-year veteran of the casting industry!

Robyn casts important big-budget feature films and television series, and has collaborated with Academy Award Nominated Filmmaker Ava DuVernay on multiple projects including: CHERISH THE DAY (WB/OWN), QUEEN SUGAR (WB/OWN), A WRINKLE IN TIME (Feature Film), DMZ (HBO MAX), and she did some contributing work on WHEN THEY SEE US (Netflix), which won a Primetime EMMY award for Outstanding Casting for a Limited Series, Movie, or Special.

Other recent projects include THE WATER MAN (Feature Film), MISS VIRGINIA (Feature Film), and A TRUE CRIME (Film Short). Turns out our alumni, Niles Fitch, who met his agent at our workshop, stars in MISS VIRGINIA!

Robyn’s other impressive credits include: the ACADEMY AWARD Nominated film SELMA, the Leonardo DiCaprio film BLOOD DIAMOND, which earned DiCaprio a Golden Globe nomination, the romantic comedy thriller SAFE HAVEN starring Julianne Hough and Josh Duhamel, IRONCLAD starring Academy Award nominated/Golden Globe-winning actor Paul Giamatti, PUBLIC ENEMIES starring Johnny Depp, Christian Bale and Academy Award-winning actress, Marion Cotillard, LORDS OF DOGTOWN starring Heath Ledger, GUESS WHO starring Ashton Kutcher and Bernie Mac and AFTER THE SUNSET starring Salma Hayek and Pierce Brosnan.

Robyn has also cast iconic TV series such as SCRUBS, DAWSON’S CREEK, FELICITY and BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER, just to name a few!

Focus of Class:
• Perform Film & TV sides for casting director, Robyn Owen
• Learn proper on-camera acting and audition technique
• Learn important on-camera lingo and terminology
• Receive individual feedback and coaching from major casting director, Robyn Owen

Take this amazing opportunity to study on-camera acting and audition technique with one of the industry’s most acclaimed Casting Directors!

Materials will be distributed via email approximately one week to a few days before the workshop, emulating a real audition. Students will be expected to have them accessible during the class.

Participants will need a computer, smartphone, or tablet with a front facing camera, and you must download the free ZOOM app to participate!

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HAMILTON Star, Thayne Jasperson’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
August 25 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Tuesday, August 25 | Cost 145.00

Limited to 10 Students!

Thayne Jasperson is an original company member of Lin Manuel Miranda’s HAMILTON! Thayne originated the role of Samuel Seabury, and as an ensemble member and a swing, he covered the roles of John Laurens/Philip Hamilton and King George! Before HAMILTON, Thayne starred on Broadway in both NEWSIES and MATILDA: THE MUSICAL. You might also recognize him from SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE Season 4, where he placed in the Top 12 and NBC’S SMASH.

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

Sing a 32-bar song cut for HAMILTON Star, Thayne Jasperson 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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Online Agent & Manager Showcase With 20 Talent Reps

Online Event, United States
August 25 @ 7:20 pm - 9:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 4 - Mid 20s | Tuesday, August 25 | Cost Without Coaching 295.00 | Cost With Coaching 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 and are starring on Broadway, in television series, films and commercials. Click here to read about some of our students’ professional progress.

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

The fee to participate is 295.00. For an additional 90.00, you can workshop your pieces with one of our Broadway coaches! Learn if your piece(s) showcase your unique talents!

All actors must sign on at 7:20 PM ET for a mandatory meeting. The Showcase begins promptly at 7:30 PM ET.

Participants will need a computer, smartphone, or tablet with a front facing camera, and you mustdownload the free ZOOM app to participate!

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No Audition Required | Ages 16 & Up | Sunday, August 30 | Cost 145.00 

Limited to 10 Students!

Keala Settle is a Broadway and Film Star, best known for the roles of Becky in the Original Cast of WAITRESS and Lettie Lutz in Pasek & Paul’s wildly popular movie musical, THE GREATEST SHOWMAN. Other notable credits include: PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT, LES MISERABLES, and HANDS ON A HARDBODY. She received both a Tony Award Nomination and Drama Desk Award Nomination for her role in HANDS ON A HARDBODY. She was also seen playing various roles in last year’s live performance of RENT on FOX.

Focus of Class:
• Sing and receive individual feedback and coaching on your 32-bar song cut from Tony Nominee, Keala Settle
• Learn if your song showcases your unique personality and vocal range
• Learn how to interpret a song and break it down into acting beats
• Q&A with Tony Nominee, Keala Settle

Participants will need a computer, smartphone, or tablet with a front facing camera, and you must download the free ZOOM app to participate!

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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September 2020

BEETLEJUICE Star, Presley Ryan’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
September 9 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Wednesday, September 9 | Cost 145.00

Limited to 10 Students!

Presley Ryan is a Broadway Star, most recently seen on the Great White Way in BEETLEJUICE as Lydia Deetz! Previous to BEETLEJUICE, Presley starred as Small Alison in the Broadway hit, FUN HOME. Other tour and regional credits include: ANNIE, BEACHES, and DR. SEUSS’ HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS.

Presley started her career at our studio, where she met her agent at our bi-annual agent and manager showcase!

Focus of Class:
• Sing and receive individual feedback and coaching on your 32-bar song cut from BEETLEJUICE Star, Presley Ryan
• Learn if your song showcases your unique personality and vocal range
• Learn how to interpret a song and break it down into acting beats
• Q&A with Broadway’s Presley Ryan

Participants will need a computer, smartphone, or tablet with a front facing camera, and you must download the free ZOOM app to participate!

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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DEAR EVAN HANSEN Star, Alex Boniello’s Pop / Rock Masterclass

Online Event, United States
September 14 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Monday, September 14 | Cost 145.00

Limited to 10 Students!

Alex Boniello is a Broadway Star, most recently seen as Connor Murphy in DEAR EVAN HANSEN on Broadway. Before DEAR EVAN HANSEN, Alex was best known for portraying the voice of Moritz in Deaf West’s 2015 revival of SPRING AWAKENING. Other theatre credits include: Lin Manuel Miranda’s Musical BROOKLYNITE (Off-Broadway, Original Cast Recording) and AMERICAN IDIOT (National Tour). Alex is also a producer of the Tony Award Winning Musical, HADESTOWN!

Focus of Class:
• Sing and receive individual feedback and coaching on your 32-bar Pop or Rock song cut with Broadway Star, Alex Boniello
• More and more musicals on Broadway are Pop/Rock Musicals (DEAR EVAN HANSEN, JAGGED LITTLE PILL, SING STREET, SIX). Learn how to nail auditions for this specific genre
• Learn how to interpret a pop or rock song and break it down into acting beats
• Q&A with Broadway Star and Broadway Producer, Alex Boniello

Participants will need a computer, smartphone, or tablet with a front facing camera, and you must download the free ZOOM app to participate!

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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MEAN GIRLS Star, Reneé Rapp’s Online Masterclass

Online Event, United States
September 17 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm EDT

No Audition Required | Ages 9 & Up | Thursday, Sep 17 | Cost 145.00 

Limited to 10 Students!

Reneé Rapp is a Broadway Star, most recently seen as Regina George in MEAN GIRLS! Reneé is the recipient of the 2018 Jimmy Award (National High School Musical Theatre Award) for Best Leading Actress in a Musical. Her performance at the ceremony was acclaimed by many viewers, and helped her land the role of Regina. She has also performed in concerts and readings at many notable NYC venues including: Feinstein's/54 Below, Roundabout Theatre Company, and The Green Room 42. 

Focus of Class:
• Sing and receive individual feedback and coaching on your 32-bar song cut from Broadway Star, Reneé Rapp
• Learn if your song showcases your unique personality and vocal range
• Learn how to interpret a song and break it down into acting beats
• Class will conclude with an informative Q&A

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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Online Adult Agent & Manager Showcase with 10 Talent Reps

Online Event, United States
September 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT

Ages 18+ | No Audition Required | Wednesday, September 23 | 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!

SPACE IS LIMITED! Spots are first come, first serve.

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, from the comfort of your home using the ZOOM app! 

FREE BONUS: For singers, we will create a track for you to sing with during the showcase!

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!

Talent reps will watch your performance LIVE via Zoom, and give individual feedback and coaching!

Participating actors should plan to prepare the following:
NON-SINGERS: A Monologue that is 90 Seconds or Less in Length
SINGERS: A Monologue that is 60 Seconds or Less in Length and a 16 Bar Cut (Send us your sheet music 3 days in advance and we will provide you with a track for use during the showcase)

Need some extra help before the big day? Participants will receive a special rate on Skype coaching with our Broadway coaches and professional vocal coaches!!

Contact the office to set up a coaching session!

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