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Congratulations to TSS Alums Maggie Alexander, Timothy Weinert, and Connie Castanzo who will appear in Time Stands Still by Donald Margulies, directed by Joan Kane at Theatre for the New City....

Meet the Company of the 2018 Schreiber Shorts:   Jonathan Dauermann Brian Dole Elise Finnerty Julian Gavilanes Melanie Glancy James Harter* Alec Head Matt Maretz* Andy McCain* Natasha Murray Alyson Reim* Allie Shapiro Lisa Sobin...

The next session of Reel Work for Actors with Reelarc begins on February 19th. Spaces are limited, so if your reel could use some sprucing, sign up now and let Reelarc write, shoot and edit a custom scene for you! Click here for more inf...

Congratulations to TSS Alum Julia Garner who is Paramount Network’s new series Waco, coached by TSS Faculty Pam Scott. Waco premieres tonight at 10p on Paramount Network....

From L to R, top to bottom: Abigail Milnor-Sweetser (Jenna) is a classically and contemporary trained actress living in NYC Favourite credits include Hamlet, Much Ado About Nothing, People, Places & Things, Three Sisters. Feature film, B...

Thank you to everyone who auditioned and congratulations to the cast of the staged reading of ‘What Happened’ by Lia Romeo, directed by Allison Benko. This reading will be presented as a part of the Terry Schreiber New Works Initiative o...

Our instructors teach from experience! Don’t miss your chance to study with Bob Verlaque who recently appeared in PBS’s Anne of Green Gables, pictured below on set with Martin Sheen. In January 2018, Bob will teach Meisner...

T Schreiber Alum Jamie Neumann (HBO’s ‘The Deuce’ and Netflix’s ‘The Looming Tower’) recently sat down to discuss her experiences at the studio. Please consider making a tax-deductible donation...

Congratulations to TSS Alum, Jacob Storms (One Year Conservatory) on winning Best One Man Show for his piece, Tennessee Rising, and TSS Faculty, Yokko (Summer Physical Theatre and Devising Intensive) on winning Best Physical Theatre...

  Congratulations to the cast of ‘Ribbon Creek’ by Ed Lopez, directed by Jake Turner; the second reading in our Terry Schreiber New Works Initiative. Maxwell, Clement, Leake – Jonathan Dauermann Mayo- Raheem Brock McBride- Joel Austin  ...

Students are raving over their experience in John Swain’s Commercial Acting Class. The next one begins on Monday, November 13th- don’t miss your chance to enroll in the last session of 2017! More info here… “John Howard Swain made me a b...

‘The actor David Greenspan performing all eight roles in Eugene O’Neill’s “Strange Interlude.” Credit Photographs by Richard Termine for The New York Times’ TSS Alum David Greenspan is in ‘Strange Interlude’...

We’re pleased to announce auditions for the staged reading of ‘Ribbon Creek’ by Ed Lopez, directed by Jake Turner; a part of the Terry Schreiber New Works Initiative. Auditions will be held on November 7th and 9th from 2-6pm. To schedule...

A free staged reading of ‘Between the Lines’ written by TSS Alum Lucy Avery Brooke, featuring TSS Alum Townsend Ambrecht, Olivia Killingsworth, Morgan Mcguire and TSS Faculty Page Clements....

Congratulations to TSS Faculty Betty Buckley, who will play the adoptive mother of Supergirl‘s villian, Samantha on CBS. Betty will also sing a concert at Joe’s Pub in NYC on October 12-15th. Don’t miss your chance to study with Betty wh...

  A warm welcome to our new One Year Conservatory students, who have just completed their second week of study. Applications for the 2018-2019 One Year Conservatory are now open- click here for more info....

We’re pleased to invite T Schreiber students and alumni to audition for our inaugural reading in the Terry Schreiber New Works Initiative, The Snowmaker by Aleks Merilo, directed by Terry Schreiber. Please review the rehearsal and perfor...

Peter Jensen, Artistic Director of T.Schreiber Studio is directing a stage reading of THE VOICES PROJECT: MENTAL HEALTH with LOTS of TSS alums for the Broadway Bound Theatre Festival ! Full cast : May/Ana – Stephanie Seward Maria/ Ruth –...

(Image by Bruce Glikas/ Playbill) FROM PLAYBILL.COM (by Andrew Gans): “The 21st Annual Tony Awards Viewing Party, which was held June 11 at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles, raised $225,000 for the Actors Fund. Tony winner Be...

As actors, why do we push, or play the results? The other day in scene study a student working on Amanda in The Glass Menagerie was pushing to achieve what she rightfully saw as Amanda’s desperate nature. After talking about it she went ...

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,...

            If you have come to this website, chances are incredibly strong that you are familiar with the man himself: Terry Schreiber. Terry has been teaching and directing professionally in New York for over four decades now. That is ...

There’s a side of acting that will make you cry faster than that Lee Strasberg teacher. It’s the business side of acting. Part of being in this world is walking that thin line of being the CEO of yourself, tapping into your creative ...

My name is Raquel Loving and I am the Social Media/ Production Assistant here at T. Schreiber and I am fresh out of my cap and gown after graduating from Sarah Lawrence College in May! Myself and Halle Morse, T. Schreiber’s Producing D...

By Jack Smart, Backstage.com,  March 2015  Up-and-coming performers, take note! T. Schreiber Studio’s One Year Conservatory places stage and screen actors in the heart of New York City’s Off-Off-Broadway scene under the guidance of...

LOUISVILLE SKY Andrew Phillips (Playwright)- is an incarcerated writer currently residing within the walls of the Kentucky Department of Corrections.  His short play BRICK BY BRICK won HONORABLE MENTION from the PEN INMATE WRITING AWA...

“Prepare, Prepare, Prepare…” ~Jonny Orsini  9/27/2015 On Sunday September 27, 2015 TSS Alum Jonny Orsini joined Terry Schreiber at T.Schreiber Studio for a talk back with past and current students of the studio. Jonny Orsini –...

Congratulations to Alum Edward Norton on the tremendous success of Birdman, earning 7 Golden Globe nominations: Including Best Supporting Actor and Best Picture, Musical or Comedy.  2 SAG Award Nominations: Outstanding Performance by a...

n Our production of THE FALLEN by Yasmine Beverly Rana made the #2 slot on Culturequake:  The 10 best Off-Off Broadway plays of 2013.READ MORE. nn REVIEWS: nRoma Torre’s NY1 Review for THE FALLEN by Yasmine Beverly RananTranscriptnJuly ...

Conservatory Programs For more info and application, click below. One Year Conservatory 2013/2014  September 16th, 2013-May 19th, 2014 Mondays – Fridays 9:00AM – 1:30PM 4-Week Summer Intensive  July 15th- August 8th, 2013 Monday-Thursd...

Special classes are highly customized and designed to concentrate on specific skill sets for each actor. Check out our list below! Master Class with Betty Buckley   *starts August 12th, 2013* Sam Christensen Image Intensive *August 9th...

The Studio has two programs specifically designed for the beginning actor: The Beginning Intensive and The Saturday Program.*The Beginning Intensive* A two part program for the beginning actor, the Beginning Intensive introduces the fund...

These classes, which allow you to participate for as long as you desire, offer enrollment opportunities at the start of each month for the beginning, intermediate and advanced actor. Enrollment is based on an audition/interview. There ar...

Social media has expanded way beyond its roots as a way to re-connect with your old high school friends or to obsess over the cute boy who lives down the street. Major brands social media marketing have become so well integrated at times...

10 Questions with 10 Actors by Barbara Janice Kielhofer Actor #8: Zack Griffiths 1.       What made you realize you wanted be an actor? Getting cast as David in my 8th grade play, David and Lisa. Oh, the ego strokes… 2.      ...

 n 10 Questions with 10 Actors by Barbara Janice Kielhofer n Actor #7: Curran Connor n1.       What made you realize you wanted be an actor?nnThe Year: 1995.  The Film: Ace Ventura Pet Detective.  The viewer: Me.  And now I’m an...

 n 10 Questions with 10 Actors by Barbara Janice Kielhofer n Actor #5: Christina Norris n1.       What made you realize you wanted be an actor?nnWell, as much as my pragmatic mind tried to provide myself with other practical option...

 n 10 Questions with 10 Actors by Barbara Janice Kielhofern n Actor (and Director) #2: Chris Klinger n1.       What made you realize you wanted be an actor?nnAs far as actually having the desire to act, I think it was when I found ...

10 Questions with 10 Actors by Barbara Janice Kielhofer Actor #3: Rob Manning Jr. 1.       What made you realize you wanted be an actor? I did a play and I got to kiss a cute girl and I didn’t throw up on her. 2.       What m...

 n 10 Questions with 10 Actors by Barbara Janice Kielhofer n Actor #6: Mara Gannon n1.       What made you realize you wanted be an actor? nnApparently when I was little, I said I wanted to be an actor. I first REALIZED I wanted to...

 n 10 Questions with 10 Actors by Barbara Janice Kielhofer n Actor #4: Gwynneth Bensen n1.       What made you realize you wanted be an actor? nnMy mom makes costumes and my dad was a director, and after growing up in that world, w...

Can Art Change Your Life?nby Barbara Janice Kielhofer nI will never forget the first time I saw the documentary Shakespeare Behind Bars. SBB shows the year-long journey of the Shakespeare Behind Bars theatre troupe at Luther Luckett pris...

Auditioning for Plays: Smart Choices are Bold Choices by Janet Bentley nDirectors and teachers often encourage actors to “make bold choices”, but how do you make bold choices that enhance and not distract directors? The party line is...

Bowie Is Back!

February 26, 2013Studio News

n Bowie Is Back! by Maeve Keirans nn David Bowie is back. He’s come out of hiding, announced his first studio album in over a decade, and yesterday he released a video for the second single, “Stars (Are Always Out).” As could likel...

Spoon River Exercise EXPLAINED – Part II: The Animal in All of Us By Katherine Schreiber nRead the first article in this series here.nnYou’ve picked and memorized the poem. You’ve chosen an emotion to underscore the last two lines....

Four Life Skills Imparted by Acting By Katherine Schreibern nWhy Act? If you’re already pursuing a stage, film, or television career, you’ve probably got your own answer. But there are a few reasons to partake in productions, study t...

How to Keep a Character from Bleeding Into Your Life By Katherine Schreiber nHaving a flexible (read: not rigid) sense of self is key to emotional well-being. Yet even the most psychologically sturdy actors can find themselves overtaken ...

Acting Horror Stories By Katherine Schreiber n nnWhat’s the worst that could happen in a creative career that cultivates self-expansion, empathy, and in-the-moment awareness? Unfortunately, that list is a bit too long for one blog post...

REEL DO’S and DON’TS by Helen Abelln nThe basic purpose of a reel is to grab the attention of the agent or casting director by putting selections of your highest quality material together to put your best face forward and then leave them...

n nnThis has been a banner year for TSS…with the award winning Balm in Gilead and the addition of new studio space. We are very proud of the talent we have trained and the quality of the performances we have produced.n If you have some...

Go Big!

July 28, 2011Theatre News

The Big CountrynA Workshop Productionnby Chris BarlownDirected by Morgan GouldnnJuly 21-30, 2011nThursday-Saturday @ 8pmnSaturday @ 2pmnnAdmission: $5 cash, paid at door.nTo reserve a seat email Barb at Theatre@www.tschreiber.orgnnWinner...

n n n n Last Chance to Audition for   n The 2011-2012 One-Year Conservatory n September 19th-May 20th, 2011 n Monday-Friday 9:00am-1:30pm   n There are only TWO spots still available.  n For more information,  please call 212-741-0...

  n   n nn SAM CHRISTENSEN IMAGE INTENSIVE n *Free Preview Class* n    Thursday, August 4th 8-10 pm  n Call Today to Register n (212) 741-0209 n   n Both of Sam Christensen’s Upcoming Intensives Are Full, But It Is Not Too Late To ...

Book It!

July 22, 2011Studio News

*Only 2 Spaces Left!*nProfessional Film Auditioningnwith Ellen Parks n Audition or Teacher Recommendation Required n Mondays 7:00-10:00PMnDates: August 1st – August 15th, 2011nFee: $275/3 Classes ($225 w. Scene Study) n Ellen Parks is re...

*Ellen Parks is Back!* nn Professional Film Auditioning   n with Ellen Parks n Audition or Teacher Recommendation Required n Mondays 7:00-10:00PM n Dates August 1st – August 15th, 2011 n Fee: $275/3 Classes ($225 w. Scene Study)  n n ...

Audition Time Again… n n Lobby HeronbyKenneth LonergannDirected by Peter Jensen n Please review the information provided on the website and the call-board at the studio. You must sign up for an audition in person. n DO NOT CALL THE OFFIC...

n The Big CountrynA Workshop Productionnby Chris BarlownDirected by Morgan Gould n World PremiernJuly 21-30, 2011nThursday-Saturday @ 8pmnSaturday @ 2pm n Admission: $5 cash, paid at door.nTo reserve a seat email Barb at Theatre@www.tsch...

Summer Beginning Intensive   n Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:30-10:30PM  n LEVEL I:  July 12th-August 18th, 2011    n Specifically designed for the Beginning Actor, this Two-Level Intensive combines the fundamentals of a solid acting tec...

n n You Never Can Tell is registered with the New York Innovative Theatre awards, much like the Tony Awards for off-off Broadway – only YOU are the judges. n We encourage you to stop by their website to vote for us.nVoting is simple:n1. ...

2011-2012 One-Year Conservatory n September 19th – May 20th, 2011 n Monday – Friday 9:00am-1:30pm nHere’s What Some of Our Graduates Are Saying…n   n   n nn n 2010-11 Actress: “The One Year Conservatory has changed my life profession...

The Big CountrynBy Chris BarlownDirected by Morgan Gould nn The Big Country Cast and CrewnMatthew Ballinger-JACKSON BABBISHnMary Monahan-DANA GREGORYnEllen Tobin-CAROL BABBISHnTodd Woodard*-AUSTIN BABBISH n Chris Barlow-PLAYWRIGHTnMorgan...

Beat the heat outside, come to YOU NEVER CAN TELL! n Only 3-weeks left to see this charming comedy… for more info and reservations call 212.352.3101 or check out our website n nn “Sometimes you really can tell. And I will tell you that T...

*Filling Fast*  n The Art and Science of Commercial Acting n  with John Howard Swain nJune 15th-July 20th, 2011nWednesdays 2:00 – 5:00PMnFee: 6 classes/$375 ($300 if taken with scene study) nOpen to All Levelsn “If you want to book co...

“…the cast of this production is terrific across the board, providing the audience with a most delightful afternoon or evening’s entertainment.” -Alan J. Miller, Theatre is Easy n Spend your Memorial Day Weekend with us! For reservations...

On-Camera I n with Peter Miner n On-Camera II is Already Full, DON’T MISS ON-CAMERA I!n*Only 3 Spots Left* n Wednesdays  6:00 – 10:00PMnJune 1 – July 6, 2011nFee (6 weeks): $450 ($385 if taken with scene study)nOpen...

…falling in love with YOU NEVER CAN TELL n nDon’t miss out on this intensely charming comedy!nFor reservations call 212.352.3101 or visit our website nn For more YNCT fun…ncheck out Doug Strassler’s interview with Lowell Byersn& then hea...

By Popular DemandnEllen Parks is Back! n *CLASS FILLS FAST* n Professional Film Auditioningnwith Ellen Parks n n n n n We are thrilled to welcome back Ellen Parks.  This three-week class is your chance to work with the award-winning cas...

The Perfect PlacenTo Start Your Acting Career n n *Currently Enrolling* n Beginning Intensive Level Inw. Robert VerlaquenMay 25th – July 11th (*no class July 4th)nMondays 7:00 – 11:00PMnWednesdays 6:30-10:30PMnFee: $820 (+ $75 registrati...

LAST CHANCE VOICE-OVERnFinal takes will be done in a professional recording studio nn Voice-Over Workshop with Jeffrey Dreisbach n n May 17-June 21, 2011nTuesdays  2:00pm-5:00pmnFee: $375/6 classesn($300 w. scene study technique) nn n I...

Take the Mystery Out of Film Acting n n *Now Enrolling*nLimited Space Available n nn n On-Camera Inw. Peter MinernJune  1 – July 6, 2011nWednesdays 6:00pm-10:00pmnFee: $450 ($385 w. scene study)nOpen to All Levels. Interview Required. n...

n You Never Can Tell is SOLD OUT! n Before we’ve even had a performancenwe’ve sold out the entire first week! n n Find out what the hype is all about!nGet your tickets NOW. n Call 212-352-3101 or visit our website! n n . . . . . . . . . ...

“Page makes learning a fun experience.” n – D.S. nn Shakespeare n withPage Clements n Fridays 2:00 – 6:00PM n Dates: May 20th – July 15th (*no class July 1st) n Fee: $530 for 8 Classes ($440 w. Scene Study) n n n The demands of successfu...

“Jeff Dreisbach is phenomenal! Jeff takes away the ‘mystery’ of a professional voice over career and replaces it with a clear and practical step by step process that empowers the actor.” n – D. Rose n Now Enrolling n *Limited Space Avail...

Have you done a play with us? …we want you back! n We are hosting an Alumni Night at YOU NEVER CAN TELL on Friday, May 19th for all the lovely people who have done a show with us.n n Use the code AYNCT to receive your 40% discount off th...

“Body Dynamics gave me the tools to put my puzzle pieces together as an actor.” n – L.S. nn Body Dynamicsnwith Carol Reynolds n May 5th – July 21st, 2011 n Thursdays 6:30-10:00pm n Fee: 12 Classes/$590 n ($525 if taken with scene study) ...

n nn The funniest story in the world is the truth… n Seth James (Phil) and Noelle P. Wilson (Dolly) nn Click HERE to check out the pics from the You Never Can Tell publicity shoot photographed by the talented Daniel Terna n …Don’t forget...

Our LAST show of the season is now ON SALEnFor reservations call 212.352.3101 or visit our website n nn YOU NEVER CAN TELLnBy George Bernard ShawnDirected by Robert VerlaquenMay 12-June 19, 2011nThursday-Saturday @ 8pmnSunday @ 3pm n nn ...

n 6-Week Beginning Intensive n w/ Robert Verlaquen*Starts April 12th* n*Now Enrolling* n “Bob’s Intensive opened up a whole new world for me as an actress” – S. Louise n Designed specifically for the beginning actor, this two-level compr...

“This is drama that reaches the heart and the soul. n Don’t miss it.” –nytheatre.com n We are a Backstage Critic’s Pick and a NY NearSay Pickn…Scroll down for a taste of our RAVE reviews… n For reservations call 212.352.3101 or visit our...

n nWhat a great pleasure it would be for me and the Studio to have you join us for a theatre trip to England. What fun attending London Theatre, exploring what “The Brits” are doing, share in some Roast Beef and Yorkshire Pudding, as wel...

Sam Christensen’s 4 Day Image Intensive n Friday, April 1 – Monday, April 4n10:00 am – 5:00 pmnOpen to all Levels n “Sam Christensen, one of L.A.’s best-known image consultants, has spent years helping actors find a personal definition s...

*Only 2 Spots Left* n *Starting March 21* n Professional Film Auditioning n w/ Ellen Parks n If you want the last two spots in this award-winning casting director’s popular three-week class call the studio now. Audition or Teacher Recomm...

Now Enrolling! nn n n n n n n *Class Fills Fast*n*Starting March 29th* n Voice-Over Workshopn with Jeffrey Dreisbachnn “I just loved this class. Getting a skill that I can actually use is fantastic.” nn nn“Jeff is so knowledgeable! If yo...

n n n n n n n nnnT. Schreiber Studio presents ALUMNI NIGHT at nnTHE CHANGING ROOM nnby David Storeynnndirected by Terry SchreibernnnnFriday March 4th, 2011nnTickets just $15 for TSS alumni nn______________________________________________...

T. Schreiber Studio presents ALUMNI NIGHT at THE CHANGING ROOM nnby David Storeyndirected by Terry SchreibernnnnFriday March 4th, 2011nnTickets just $15 for TSS alumni Have you done a play with us?…well we want you back! nn We are hostin...