The Summer Performing Arts Intensive is a rigorous program that provides students with essential performing arts training in a condensed, 6-week time frame.
Over the course of a summer, aspiring artists learn fundamental acting, voice and dance skills in a conservatory-style training program taught by a diverse staff of experienced entertainment industry professionals. Students work closely with instructors and classmates and in an intense, but nurturing collaborative learning environment.
Following the successful completion of this course, you’ll receive your reel footage, professional headshots and a better understanding of the industry.
Want to spend next summer mastering the performing arts? Enrollment is now open for the 2020 intake.
Apply before the February 1st early bird deadline to reserve your spot.
Build a solid foundation of excellent acting techniques to be a powerful and personal storyteller in various performance genres.
Focus on text analysis, sensory work, actions and truthful behavior within the scene.
Develop the actor’s instrument and commitment using specific techniques such as listening, imagination and partnering.
Explore type-appropriate material from standards to Pop-Rock.
Develop a process for preparing songs as monologues and apply acting techniques to song.
BUSINESS OF THE BUSINESS
Discover the business of industry in New York City and create a marketing plan for your career.
VOICE & SPEECH
Cultivate a keen awareness of how proper breathing, alignment, resonate and clear articulation can transform an actor into a more expressive and versatile artist.
Learn and perform songs that require the essential musical sounds of legit, mix and belt.
PRIVATE VOICE LESSONS
A one-on-one experience that is essential component to vocal progress.
APPLIED MUSICAL THEORY
Expand sight reading skills in order to efficiently learn music.