Kids, Teens & Young Adults

Kids, Teens & Young Adults

Please scroll down to see all Saturday Programs for Fall, Winter and Spring.

 

SATURDAY PROGRAMS

FALL: THE WORKING ACTOR

September 14-December 7 (NO CLASS 11/30)

The fall semester of the Young Actors at Strasberg program is devised to introduce students to the expectations and possibilities of the industry.

 

GRADES 2 – 4

In addition to Method Acting, students will take companion courses designed to provide an understanding of the industry. Acting for Film & TV will allow students to recreate existing scenes from film and television. Stage Combat will provide important safety technique, a great addition to a resume, and the basics of a fun and exciting theatrical tool. Monologue will focus on finding and crafting material for students on an individual basis.

SATURDAYS | 10:30 AM – 4 PM

Tuition: $1500

 

GRADES 5 – 6

In addition to Method Acting, students will take companion courses designed to provide an understanding of the industry. Acting for Film & TV will allow students to recreate existing scenes from film and television. Dance for the Actor will encourage expression and an increase in body awareness. From musical theatre dance calls to the simple act of stretching and caring for your body, movement is an integral part of an actor’s craft. Acting the Greats will give students the opportunity to work with texts written by some of the most renowned playwrights of all time, including Shakespeare, Chekov, Clifford Odets, and Tennessee Williams. Material will be selected and adjusted to be age appropriate.

SATURDAYS | 10:30 AM – 4 PM

Tuition: $1500

 

GRADES 7 – 12

In addition to Method Acting, students in grades 7 – 12 will have the opportunity to choose their companion course. Acting for Film & TV will allow students to recreate existing scenes from film and television. Musical Theatre will ask students to apply their training and technique in the mediums of song and dance. Improvisation will encourage play and ask students to act and react without scripts.

SATURDAYS 

FULL-DAY (9 AM – 3:30 PM) METHOD ACTING + ELECTIVE  $1800

HALF-DAY (EITHER 9 AM -12 PM OR 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM) METHOD ACTING ONLY   $1200

 

 

WINTER: THE ON-CAMERA ACTOR

January 11 – March 14

The winter semester of the Young Actors at Strasberg program is tailored to working on-camera. Using both materials from film and tv and original scenes, students will gain a comfortability behind the lens. The winter semester culminates in the Strasberg Film Festival: Young Actors Edition.

 

GRADES 2 – 4

In addition to Method Acting, students will take companion courses designed to increase comfortability with film and tv, while maintaining a diverse and well-rounded curriculum. Acting for Film & TV will focus on writing, directing, and acting in original material for the Strasberg Film Festival. Musical Theatre will explore material found in popular movie-musicals. Audition will provide a taste of the on-camera industry, asking students to practice slates, cold reads, sides, commercial copies, and being readers.

SATURDAYS | 10:30 AM – 4 PM

Tuition: $1275

 

GRADES 5 – 6

In addition to Method Acting, students will take companion courses designed to increase comfortability with film and tv, while maintaining a diverse and well-rounded curriculum. In the winter semester, students in grades 5 – 6 will take only two companion courses to allow for more advanced work. Acting for Film & TV will focus on writing, directing, and acting in original material for the Strasberg Film Festival. Stage Combat will give students the basic tools to practice safe and realistic stage combat. Students will have the opportunity to learn moves seen in and inspired by famous action movies and fight scenes.

SATURDAYS | 10:30 AM – 4 PM

Tuition: $1275

 

GRADES 7 – 12

In addition to Method Acting, students in grades 7 – 12 will have the opportunity to choose their companion course. Acting for Film & TV will focus on writing, directing, and acting in original material for the Strasberg Film Festival. Musical Theatre will explore material found in popular movie-musicals

SATURDAYS

FULL-DAY  (9 AM – 3:30 PM)  METHOD ACTING + ELECTIVE  $1525

HALF-DAY (EITHER 9 AM -12 PM OR 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM)  METHOD ACTING ONLY   $1025

 

 

 

SPRING: THE CREATIVE ACTOR

April 4 – June 27 (NO CLASS 5/23)

The spring semester of the Young Actors at Strasberg program is crafted to stimulate the imagination, activate individual creativity, and encourage spontaneity.

 

GRADES 2 – 4

In addition to Method Acting, students will take companion courses designed to unlock the creative self. Acting for Film & TV will focus on using the camera to tell stories than cannot be told on stage. Movement will ask the students to care for and use their bodies to become more versatile actors. Improvisation will encourage play and ask students to act and react without scripts.

SATURDAYS | 10:30 AM – 4 PM

Tuition: $1500

 

GRADES 5 – 6

In addition to Method Acting, students will take companion courses designed to unlock the creative self. Acting for Film & TV will focus on using the camera to tell stories than cannot be told on stage. Physical acting will ask students to heighten their physical presence and learn to make bold choices with their bodies. Breaking Type will allow students to abandon preconceived limitations and work on roles that break traditional rules of gender, age, or status.

SATURDAYS | 10:30 AM – 4 PM

Tuition: $1500

 

GRADES 7 – 12

In addition to Method Acting, students in grades 7 – 12 will have the opportunity to choose their companion course. Acting for Film & TV will focus on using the camera to tell stories than cannot be told on stage. Musical Theatre will ask students to apply their training and technique in the mediums of song and dance. Performance will give students the opportunity to work towards an end-of-semester showcase of longer and more complex material.

SATURDAYS

FULL-DAY  (9 AM – 3:30 PM)  METHOD ACTING + ELECTIVE  $1525

HALF-DAY (EITHER 9 AM -12 PM OR 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM)  METHOD ACTING ONLY   $1025