Summer Teen Ensemble

Applications for Summer 2024 are open! APPLY BY JANUARY 5, DEPOSIT BY JANUARY 19 FOR $350 EARLY DECISION DISCOUNT!

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.”

Summer Teen Ensemble

Young students singing

Ages 14 – 18

July 8 – August 2, 2024


Early Decision Discount of $350 off if you apply by  January 5 and deposit by January 19th.


AUDITION REQUIRED! A pre-college intensive for teens with a focus on the Atlantic Acting Technique, Practical Aesthetics. The Teen Ensemble provides an early introduction to professional-level training with a comprehensive curriculum that challenges students to push past their creative comfort zones. An opportunity to practice professional acting techniques in a supportive and collaborative environment, students get a taste of the full conservatory experience through rigorous training in voice, speech, and movement. Classes include script analysis/scene study, Shakespeare, monologue, on-camera technique, and more. For questions, please email

For the application, you will need: A headshot (or recent photo), a 500 word essay (essay topics in link below), and a link to a recorded 1-minute contemporary monologue.

Atlantic Teen Alumni have been accepted to: Atlantic Acting School, Boston University, Brown, California Institute of the Arts, Carnegie Mellon, Emerson, Fordham, Howard, Kenyon, NYU Tisch, Northwestern, UCLA, UMass Amherst, University of the Arts, Vassar, Yale, and more!

APPLICATION NOW OPEN! APPLy by january 5 and submit by january 19 for $350 early decision discount!


Tuition: $3,300


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