Actors often draw emotions from real-life experiences, whether it’s grief from the death of a childhood pet or joy from watching two dogs kiss. Dig deep with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
- $19 for two acting classes (up to a $60 value)
- $35 for four acting classes (up to a $120 value)
- $49 for six acting classes (up to a $180 value)
Children aged 8–18 learn from working stage and television actors in these 90-minute classes. Acting classes hone natural behavior and logical body language through improvisational work, scene study, and monologues. The instructors are versed in a number of techniques, including Stanislavski, Strasberg, and Meisner.
Classes at the New Rochelle location are limited to 12 students and held on Fridays from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. View the online calendar here. Classes run from September to June.
Children's Acting Academy
For 40 years, the Children's Acting Academy bas been prepping students for stage, screen, and Broadway careers through individual and group instruction. CBS, after all, placed it in the Top 5 Broadway Schools for Kids in New York thanks to academy owner and director Mimi Stuart, who imparts voice, movement, and method acting techniques to her students. The pupils of Stuart’s tutelage have gone on to work on Broadway and tour nationally with leading roles in Matilda, Mary Poppins, Evita, Chaplin, as well as Les Misérables, Beauty and the Beast, The Music Man , and Billy Elliot. On television screens, they have captured roles on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Word World, and in a plethora of commercials. To prepare them for the stage and screen, Stuart combines Strasberg, Meisner, and Chekhov teaching techniques that bolster their craft. Parents who are eager to engage their children in the neon charms of an off-Broadway music productions should contact Children's Acting Academy.
“It's only the first class but the owner Mimi seemed very personable and knowledgable. Which is very important in this line of work ”