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Stella Adler Academy of Acting & Theatre – Los Angeles is a non-profit arts organization dedicated to uplifting and enriching our collective humanity through film, television and theatre. Driven by the belief that growth as an actor and growth as a person is the same, our Academy & Theatre provides the tools, training, and discipline to nurture and support actors who are committed not only to the art form but to building a career in acting.

Acceptance is based on the completed application and interview (conducted over Google Meet).

Application Deadlines: 
Applications are accepted up to the week a term begins if there is still space available. Please keep in mind, classes often fill months in advance so it is a good idea to start your application process as soon as possible.  If you are an international student you should have your application in no later than one-two months before the start of the term you wish to begin. 

Upcoming Start Dates:

  • Winter 2023: January 9
  • Spring 2022: February 27
  • Late Spring 2022: May 1
  • Summer 2022: June 26
  • Late Summer 2022: August 28
  • Fall 2022: October 23

For Week Workshops, please select 'Week Workshops', not the regular term applications.
The date options for the Week Workshops are:
  •  November 7th through 10th
If you have questions regarding the application process, please email Alex Aves at

For technical support, please visit the Acceptd Help Desk.