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  We at the Studio acknowledge that white supremacy is a systemic force in our country and in the theatre and film community. We pledge to make a difference and do better as a professional training program, as a theatre, and as members o...

We have a riddle for you… what do the following 3 things have in common? They all turn 50 this year! Fifty years ago, man landed on the moon, The Beatles released the White Album, and T. Schreiber Studio got its start, founded by Terry...

Join us on May 5th for the latest reading in our New Works Initiative, HALCYON DAYS written by Josh Drimmer and directed by Joan Kane.  There are two opportunities to hear this new work: 3pm and 7pm. While tickets are free, you must RSV...

(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...

            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 ...

We asked faculty member, Peter Miner,  recipient of 8 Emmy nominations and 2 Emmy wins, what his advice is for working on-camera for auditions or casting directors. His response: “If you’re working on camera you’d better be truthful...

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...

NOW AUDITIONING!nthe Six Week Acting Conservatory AND the Four Week Summer Acting Intensive. Take a look below and decide which one is right for you… “All the teachers were so wonderful and had almost an intuitive understanding of their ...

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...

…in no particular ordernnActorsaccess.comnRegister for FREE. Create a profile. Start submitting on projects. Each submission is $2. Or, for a much better deal, pay $68 for the year with a Showfax subscription and submit yourself to as ma...

Three photographers with a different approach to headshots. What is unique about how they work is that they work together as a team. Juan (director), Ruben (director/writer/producer), and Danni (director of photography) have been working...

There are hundreds of young, novice actors who move to New York City every year to chase after their dream, to create and tell stories, to develop characters that inspire and change lives. What ever your reason, it’s important to be re...

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 options...

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 o...

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, wi...

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...

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...

What is Psychodrama? By Katherine Schreiber nPsychodrama: its name may sound horrific. But the process itself is far from it. Participants and practitioners agree, it heals. Psychodrama was created by Jacob L. Moreno — a psychiatrist f...

Acting Horror Stories By Katherine Schreiber nWhat’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...

“Here’s an opportunity to work with one of the great artists of our time!” – Terry Schreiber n The legendary singer/actress, Betty Buckley, is returning to T. Schreiber for her eagerly awaited SONG INTERPRETATION & MONOLOGUE MASTER...

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 ...

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 technique wit...

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...

*Now Enrolling* n “Thus far the best experience I have had as an actor” – Spring 2011 Conservatory Actor nn  Six-Week Summer Conservatory n July 5th – August 14th, 2011  n Monday-Friday 9:30am-1:30pm  n Fee: $1995  (Extended Payment ...

*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...

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...