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ATLANTIC ACTING SCHOOL
Bringing essential human stories to life
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Founded as an ensemble of impassioned students in 1985, Atlantic has grown into a powerhouse Acting School and a Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning Off-Broadway Theater Company. The world-renowned Atlantic Acting School has empowered aspiring acting professionals to fulfill their dreams for 35 years. Ours is the only conservatory program in the world that offers in-depth training in Practical Aesthetics, the Atlantic Technique – outlined in A Practical Handbook for the Actor. We provide students with technical, creative, and personal rigor, and a lifelong community that fuels success beyond our doors. From our full-timeevening and global virtual conservatories to our NYU Tisch studio, and our seasonal part-time classes for all levels, our immersive, learn-by-doing approach is central to an Atlantic Acting School education.

 

For a free introduction to our signature acting technique, click here: https://atlanticactingschool.org/intro-to-practical-aesthetics/

For more information and to apply, please visit atlanticactingschool.org or contact admissions@atlantictheater.org.

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OUR ADULT (18+) PROGRAMS:

FULL-TIME CONSERVATORY
BEGINS AUGUST 29, 2022 | 2.5 YEARS
MONDAY – THURSDAY, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
ADDITIONAL OUTSIDE HOURS REQUIRED
LIMITED AVAILABILITY - APPLY TODAY!

This world-renowned conservatory program is a two-and-a-half year full-time course empowering aspiring acting professionals with technical, creative, personal rigor, and a life-long community that fuels success beyond our doors. The curriculum includes instruction in a disciplined approach to script analysis, working truthfully moment-to-moment, and bringing these competencies together in performance of the material

First Year Tuition: $17,000


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EVENING CONSERVATORY
BEGINS SEPTEMBER 26, 2022 | 1 YEAR
MONDAY – THURSDAY, 6:45 – 10:00 PM ET
APPLY BY AUGUST 1, 2022!

Our Evening Conservatory provides concentrated, rigorous training in the Atlantic Technique for the working actor. This three semester program includes classes in Script Analysis, Performance Technique, Moment Lab, Improvisation, Voice, Speech, Viewpoints and Suzuki, Acting for the Camera, Business, and production rehearsals. The third semester culminates with a performance opportunity for an invited audience.

Tuition: $12,800 

NEW VOICES & GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES SCHOLARSHIPS
SCHOLARSHIPS TO OUR FULL-TIME OR EVENING CONSERVATORIES
APPLICATION NOW CLOSED - 2023 DATES COMING SOON!

We’re thrilled to launch two scholarship opportunities applicable to either our Full-Time or Evening Conservatory programs, for matriculation in the fall of 2022: the Global Perspectives Scholarship for international students and the New Voices Scholarship for domestic applicants! Both offer five $3,000 tuition scholarships for each year a student is enrolled in either of our fall 2022 conservatories. Designed with the full YOU in mind, this is a unique opportunity to put your most creative personal self forward. We want to hear your story.

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SUMMER INTENSIVE
JULY 1 – AUGUST 12, 2022
MONDAY – FRIDAY, 9AM – 5PM ET, SATURDAY 10AM – 12PM ET
APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED - 2023 DATES COMING SOON!

An ambitious six-week course, the Summer Intensive fully immerses students in Atlantic’s signature acting technique and collaborative approach to truthful storytelling Monday through Friday with a Guest class offered on Saturdays. Students work with dramatic texts and are instructed in a disciplined approach to script analysis and working truthfully moment-to-moment. These skills are brought together in a classroom performance of the material. Summer alumni include Anna Chlumsky (“Veep”), Rose Byrne (Bridesmaids), and Zach Woods (“Silicon Valley”).

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SPRING COMPREHENSIVE
MAY 23 – JULY 1
MONDAY – FRIDAY, 1PM - 5:30PM ET
APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED - 2023 DATES COMING SOON!

Running for six weeks, the Spring Comprehensive is a rigorous program that challenges students to embody Atlantic’s Acting Technique, Practical Aesthetics – as outlined in A Practical Handbook for the Actor. Each day, students will build their grounding in the truthful storytelling and collaboration that drives Atlantic.

 

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GLOBAL VIRTUAL CONSERVATORY
FEBRUARY 1 – JUNE 16, 2022 
TUESDAYS, WEDNESDAYS & THURSDAYS
6PM – 10:30PM ET
APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED - 2023 DATES COMING SOON!

Calling seasoned artists of all walks of life! This brand new part-time, 5-month program is tailored to the ambitious artist, actor and educator eager to broaden their network and their creative mind. Rooted in multicultural perspectives on performance methodology, this remote program draws from Atlantic Acting School and Atlantic Theater Company’s broad and diverse pool of working artists – from NY to LA, Argentina, Australia, London, and beyond! Over the course of three concentrated six-week trimesters, students will develop three distinct portfolio pieces – a self-scripted solo project, a film project, and a collaborative group project.

Advantages:

  • A working foundation of Practical Aesthetics
  • Access to Atlantic’s broad network of working artists
  • 3 portfolio projects (solo, film, group)
  • A review of portfolio materials by professional artists
  • A lifelong global artistic community

Tuition: $7,950


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VIRTUAL & IN-PERSON PART-TIME CLASSES
YEAR-ROUND

Our Part-Time classes offer students of all backgrounds the opportunity to work alongside industry professionals and refine their skills in a professionally rigorous and supportive environment. We are thrilled to be returning to the classroom, as well as continuing to offer classes via Zoom, allowing students to stay connected and keep honing their craft however they feel most comfortable. Whether a beginner or a seasoned pro, we’ve got a class for you!