Intermediate/Advanced Scene Study with Terry Schreiber

Advanced Scene Study with Terry Schreiber

Study with the Founding Director

Fully Inhabit Your Characters

Use Personal Experiences to Connect

Study with One of the Top Acting Teachers of a Generation

"Terry Schreiber is an intelligent and intuitive teacher. His passion is truly inspirational and is surpassed only by his love of the craft of acting. I highly recommend him as a teacher."

Mary-Louise Parker

Do you know where your tension lies? Work with a master teacher of over fifty years Terry Schreiber to ground yourself in your body, unblock your emotions, and deliver your most honest performance yet. In this advanced scene study class, actors learn how to conduct an in-depth analysis of the text, exploring scenes with an emphasis on instinctive and personal connections. Terry's work is designed to awaken and cultivate your emotional and physical gifts.

Terry Schreiber is a uniquely caring teacher who believes in developing actors in a supportive and collaborative environment. Featured in Eva Mekler’s The New Generation of Acting Teachers, the chance to study with Terry is once in a lifetime. Terry Schreiber has worded with hundreds of actors including Edward Norton, Peter Sarsgaard, Jon Orsini & Debra Jo Rupp.

Scene Study with Terry is for you if you...

Want to take your work to the next level.
Want a teacher who will build you up rather than break you down.
Know your way around a scene but need help to connect honestly.


After this course, you will…

Make instinctive, connected, emotionally honest choices in your work.
Experience more joy during the rehearsal process.
Confidently mine your script for every detail.


Dates TBA

Advanced Scene Study Class with Terry Schreiber Online

Instructor: Terry Schreiber

April Class Dates Will Be Announced Soon - contact with questions

  • This is an intermediate/advanced level class. You can apply online when a new section opens up. An audition is required.
  • Questions? Call us at 212-741-0209 or send an email to so we can help.
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"Voted Favorite Scene Study Class"
— 1st Annual Backstage Readers’ Choice Award
"Terry brought me through the doorway of my potential as an actress.”
— Betty Buckley Broadway Legend
“Terry has been great at getting the work to be as truthful as it can possibly be. And how deep you can be of giving yourself in a safe environment. He has also been a great mentor as well as a friend.”
Omar Bustamante (recently seen as Jackie in The Motherf**ker with the Hat at TSS)

Featured in Eva Mekler’s The New Generation of Acting Teachers, Terry Schreiber has been teaching and directing for over 50 years. On Broadway, he directed the Tony-nominated play K2The Trip Back Down starring John Cullum, and Devour the Snow. Off-Broadway his directing credits include Desire Under the Elms at The Roundabout Theatre with Kathy Baker and Feedlot at Circle Repertory with Jeff Daniels.