Fall Classes

AN OUTLET FOR CREATIVE EXPRESSION

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for ages 4 – 18

In addition to creating characters and scripts, actors have opportunities to produce their own work. Each class has a focus that varies between improvisation to film, but are all routed in the Atlantic Technique. All classes culminate in a workshop performance at the end of each semester for family and friends.

Fall 2019 dates have not been announced. Please check back soon.

Ages 4 - 5

Performers Theater (Ages 4 – 5)

A wonderful introduction to the world of acting and role playing. Rehearse a short play based on the exploration of storybook characters and settings. Have lots of silly fun through creative play, improvisation, dress up, and movement exercises.

Saturdays | 10:30AM – 11:45AM
September 22 – December 8 (No Class 10/6, 11/10, 11/24)

Tuition: $505

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Performers Story Time Theater (Ages 4 – 5)

Engaging young actor’s imaginations while exploring beloved stories through the world of theater. Short skits, costume play, improv games, puppetry, and crafts will all be introduced to tell these stories.

Tuesdays | 4PM – 5PM
October 16 – December 17 (No class 11/6)

Tuition: $475

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Ages 6 - 10

Creators Stage II (Ages 8 – 9)

An extension of Creators Stage I, actors work with the director to create an original short play with character development and dialogue. More advanced staging and acting techniques are introduced, with a greater emphasis on the rehearsal process. Family and friends are invited for a workshop performance at the end of the semester.

Mondays | 4PM – 5:30PM
September 17 – December 10 (No Class 10/8, 11/12)
Tuition: $585

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Tuesdays | 4PM – 5:30PM
September 18 – December 4 (No Class 11/16)
Tuition: $585

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Creators Stage I (Ages 6 – 7)

Work with a director to create an original short play featuring a character of your own making. The emphasis of the work is on personal character conception and ensemble contribution to the story. Acting and performance elements are introduced as actors prepare for an invited workshop.

Mondays | 4PM – 5:30PM
September 24 – December 17 (No Class 10/8, 11/12)

Tuition: $585

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Tuesdays | 4PM – 5:30PM
September 25 – December 11 (No Class 11/6)

Tuition: $585

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Intro to Musical Theater (Ages 8 – 10)

An introduction to musical theater performance, actors are cast in musical numbers and learn to bring a song to life through choreography and vocal arrangement. Ensemble and solo numbers are arranged for a workshop performance for family and friends.

Fridays | 4PM – 5:30PM
September 14 – December 7 (No Class 11/23)

Tuition: $585

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Saturday Youth Theater (Ages 7 – 10)

Weaving theater games, improv, and character creation into a workshop of a musical short play. Form a theater company, write a short play, learn songs, join in theater games, and be introduced to different styles of theater.

Saturdays | 10:30AM – 12:30PM
September 15 – December 8 (No Class 10/6, 11/10, 11/24)
Tuition: $585

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Ages 9 - 11

Musical Theater Workshop (Ages 10 – 12)

Actors are cast in musical numbers that are brought to life through choreography, vocal arrangements, and more advanced vocal technique. With an emphasis on staging and character development, this workshop culminates in a musical revue for family and friends.

Fridays | 4PM – 5:30PM

September 21 – December 14 (No Class 11/23)

Tuition: $585

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Performance & Playwriting (Ages 9 – 11)

Develop an original play with your director. As an ensemble; select the style for the piece, create a story structure, develop characters, and write original dialogue. Perform this original piece in an “open rehearsal” format for family and friends.

Wednesdays | 4PM – 5:30PM
September 26 – December 19 (No Class 11/21)

Tuition: $560

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Sketch Comedy Workshop (Ages 9 – 11)

Work on unique short comedy sketches in a writer’s room format through improv. Incorporate comedic elements, develop monologues and short scenes, plus explore the creative rehearsal process. Perform original work in an “open rehearsal” format for family and friends.

Wednesdays | 4PM – 5:30PM
September 12 – December 12 (No Class 9/19, 11/21)

Tuition: $560

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Improv Workshop (Ages 9 – 11)

Develop creative impulses and strengthen your ability to create a story “in the moment.” Learn the basics of great storytelling and repeatable improvisation skills that can apply to both a long or short-form improv performances. Culminates in a workshop performance and demo of improv exercises learned.

Thursdays | 4PM – 5:30PM
September 27 – December 6 (No Class 11/22)

Tuition: $535

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Ages 11 - 15

Young Actors Improv Workshop (Ages 11 – 14)

Develop creative impulses and strengthen your ability to create a story “in the moment.” Learn the basics of good storytelling and repeatable improvisation skills that they can apply to both a long or short-form improv performance. Culminates in a workshop performance.

Saturdays | 11AM – 12:30PM

September 11 – December 8 (No Class 10/6, 11,10, 11,24)

Tuition: $535

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Young Actors Scene Study & Technique (Ages 11 – 14)

This course covers the basics of the Atlantic Acting Technique which is taught at the Atlantic Acting School’s conservatory and NYU programs. Incorporates improv games and structured movement exercises.

Thursdays | 4:15PM – 5:45PM
September 27 – December 13 (No Class 11/16)

Tuition: $560

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TV & Commercials (Ages 11 – 15)

Begin exploring the nuances of on-camera performance with work on real commercial and television scripts. Requires memorization.

Sundays | 1PM – 2:30PM
October 14 – December 16 (No Class 11/11, 11/25)

Tuition: $575

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Young Actors Musical Theater Workshop (Ages 11 – 15)

A musical theater choreography and vocal technique study with an emphasis on the staging of ensemble and solo musical numbers. Explore choreography and learn vocal arrangements for classic and contemporary repertoire through the lens of the Atlantic Acting Technique. Culminates in an open-rehearsal for family and friends.

Wednesdays | 4:15PM – 5:45PM
September 26 – December 5 (No Class 11/21)

Tuition: $605

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Ages 15 - 18

SATURDAY TEEN CONSERVATORY (Ages 14 – 18)

A rigorous introduction to the Atlantic Acting Technique created by David Mamet and William H. Macy and taught at the Atlantic Acting School’s full time conservatory and NYU Tisch Undergraduate Drama program. Actors will learn to “make the difficult easy, the easy habitual, the habitual beautiful.”

The half-day program coursework includes Scene Study & Technique, Voice, and Movement work.

The full-day program includes several classes over the course of the semester; Scene Study & Technique, Voice, Movement, Improv, Song & Choreography, and Film/Television/Commercial On-Camera/Audition Technique.

Saturdays | 11AM – 5PM | Full Day
Tuition: $880

September 15 – December 8

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Saturdays | 2PM – 5PM | Half Day
Tuition: $660

September 15 – December 8

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