Announcing Auditions: LOOSE ENDS Directed by Terry Schreiber

Set in the turbulent 1970’s, this bittersweet romance by the author of Moonchildren and Spoils of War, starred Kevin Kline at Circle in the Square Theatre on Broadway. Paul is a Peace Corps dropout and Susan is in freefall when they meet on a beach in Bali. Some themes from decades ago are still important in today’s world. Such is the case in Loose Ends.

Loose Ends
TERRY SCHREIBER, the Man, the Myth, to direct!
PRODUCTION DATES: March 15-April 15, 2017


Wednesday  1/11/17  12pm-6pm
Saturday  1/14/17  12pm-6pm
Sunday  1/15/17  1pm-6pm
Wednesday  1/18/17  12pm-6pm
Sunday  1/22/17  12pm-6pm  CALLBACKS

11 Characters: 4 Female, 7 Male
Complete Audition Information Listed Here:

“Strongly written, sensitively felt, theatrically effective.” – Newsweek

“Honest…resonant and haunting.” – The New York Times

Sign up to audition at the studio. Space is limited!

~Break Legs~

TSS Alum Julie Halston talks to The Interval about “The Babylon Line”

The Women of ‘The Babylon Line’- The Interval NY

Written by Victoria Myers

Photography by Jacqueline Harriet

December 21st, 2016


In Richard Greenberg’s The Babylon Line, now playing at Lincoln Center Theater, four women—some friends, some not—come together for a weekly creative writing class in 1967 Long Island. The play gives the all too rare chance for four actresses to be on stage together in fully formed roles. The actresses of The Babylon Line—Maddie Corman, Randy Graff, Julie Halston, and Elizabeth Reaser—are a formidable group with experiences that range from broad comedies to naturalistic dramas, and all of whom have made substantial contributions to the theatre. We gathered them to discuss their rehearsal process, working together, roles for women, and more. This conversation has been edited and condensed…

Read the full article on The Interval here!

Announcing the Company of the 2017 SCHREIBER SHORTS!

A Long Trip
By Dan McGeehan
Dir. Joan KaneMan, Older – Steven Curtis Jones
Woman, Older – Kate Whitney
Man, Younger – Brian Dole   
Woman, Younger – Vanessa Johansson
Prize Fight
By Michael Weems
Dir. Ivette DumengBlanca – Wendy Gutierrez
Kennedy – Taylor Graves
Jimmy – John Sarno
A Sudden Loss of Altitude
By Peter Kennedy
Dir. Jake TurnerKyle – Jason Asher   
Scott – Anthony Inneo
Speed Play
By Alex Dremann
Dir. Janet BentleyJackie – Rebeca Robles
Henry – Gregory Barone
Cowboy Cut
By Nelson Clark
Dir. Ann CooleyArizona Slim – Bill Barry
Shelby Charles – Ivan Sandomire
Lin Starhawk Wise – Tai Thompson
The First Bridge
By Jim Gordon
Dir. Raquel AlamazanDeborah – Maeve Yore
Howard – Thomas Conroy
Golden Gate
By Nathan Yungerberg
Dir. Clarissa Marie LignonJimmy – Gus Solomons
Gabe – Jaron Young
The Sleeping Beauty of Brooklyn
By Rosemary Frisino Toohey
Dir. Gregg PicaPeter – Julian Gavilanes
Marni – Emily Chastain
Shelley Berman’s No Soap!
By Bob CanningDir. Page Clements

Mr. Bertrum – Jonathan Dauermann
Aida – Michele Merlo
Mr. Cokesbury-Smythe – Andrew Markiewicz
Wendy – Mary Monahan
Betty – Elea Easton

By Eugenie Carabatsos
Dir. Crystal Edn

Bernadette – Nicolle Marquez
Benjamin – Matt Maretz



Gift Certificates Available for 2017 Classes

Gift Certificates in any amount are now available for purchase through the office (value is good for the 2017 calendar year). Gift Certificates can be applied to any on-going scene study or vocal production class, special class (Intro to On-Camera, On-Camera Scene Study, On-Camera Master Class, Meisner Technique I & II, Script Analysis, Reel Work for Actors, Directing Workshop and Observership, Shakespeare, Dialect, Industry Monday, Commercial Acting, Audition Workshop, On-Camera for Teens) or Create Your Own Conservatory.

Please email: or call 212.741.0209 to purchase. Happy Holidays!

A Matching Grant! Every Penny Counts.


We are thrilled to announce that two anonymous donors have issued a year end challenge from now until December 31st, 2016. For every return donor who gives more this year than last, or every new donor, they will match contributions up to $5000. If you give a dollar, we get two! If you give fifty, we get one hundred. Swing by our donation page today to help us meet our $5000 goal. No gift is too small (or too big).