Our Expanded Space – Take a Look!

Doug GoldringTBG Updates

We are proud to officially announce the expansion of our Performing Arts Center on the 9th floor of 520 8th Avenue! TBG now occupies 19,155 square feet, with a 60-seat studio theater, eight rehearsal studios and conference rooms, and multiple communal areas for artists, patrons, and students to gather and …

Teacher Spotlight: Kate Neuman

Doug GoldringCommunity, Training

We’d love to introduce you to one of our incredible TBG teaching artists, Kate Neuman! Read our interview with her below… — What do you enjoy most about teaching? KN: I love seeing actors come into their own, realizing that they have all they need just as they are – the …

Class Feature – Late February 2024

Doug GoldringTraining

Check out our Late February 2024 Class Feature with upcoming classes for adults and youths, summer camps and intensives for youths, as well as an invitation to apply to our 6-Week Summer Professional Acting Program! TBG’s full schedule of upcoming classes is available here.

Mike Giese: Small Rooms

Doug GoldringCommunity

Ask any actor and they’ll tell you that some of the best acting they’ve ever seen has not been on screen or on a stage, but in small rooms. A play reading in a living room. A scene study class in an out-of-the-way studio space. Sharing a monologue in some …

Happy Valentine’s Day from TBG!

Doug GoldringCommunity

To the entire TBG community, we love you!  What a kind, warm, generous group of people who join us to learn, to grow, and to create.  We are grateful for you, and we are celebrating you today. Have a wonderful day celebrating the people you love!

Thank you for joining us for “Lost…Found!”

Doug GoldringProduction

“Lost…Found” has closed after nine incredible performances.  Congratulations to the whole team on a successful run! We are immensely grateful to everyone who was able to attend and bear witness to this powerful story. “Lost…Found” has been a life-changing experience for me. Working with Lee & Christine has been an absolute dream. …

Teacher Spotlight: Martin Van Treuren

Doug GoldringCommunity, Training

We’d love to introduce you to one of our incredible TBG teaching artists, Martin Van Treuren! Read our interview with him below… — What do you enjoy most about teaching? MVT: I find such pleasure in continuing to be inspired and energized by the work done by the students. Watching the …

Class Feature – February 2024

Doug GoldringTraining

Check out our February 2024 Class Feature with upcoming classes for adults and youths, summer camps and intensives for youths, as well as an invitation to apply to our 6-Week Summer Professional Acting Program! TBG’s full schedule of upcoming classes is available here.

LOST…FOUND has One More Weekend!

Doug GoldringProduction

There are only three chances left to see the gorgeous “LOST…FOUND,” starring K. Lorrel Manning, on February 9th, 10th, and 11th at The Barrow Group Performing Arts Center. Don’t miss this moving, inspiring story… LOST…FOUND is the story of a boy and his mother, together and apart, navigating their way through …

Teacher Spotlight: Belinda Mello

Doug GoldringCommunity, Training

We’d love to introduce you to one of our incredible TBG teaching artists, Belinda Mello! Read our interview with her below… — What do you enjoy most about teaching? BM: I love witnessing that moment when the energy shifts in the room because the group is ready to work as …

Quinn Vogt-Welch: Showing Up

Doug GoldringCommunity

I didn’t realize how someone asking me to write a blog would send me into a tailspin of identity crisis and panic about not having my own opinion about anything, let alone art. I blame this on being a fresh mom of two, where I basically live in an echo …

Teacher Spotlight: Andres Petersen

Doug GoldringCommunity, Training

We’d love to introduce you to one of our incredible TBG teaching artists, Andres Petersen! Read our interview with him below… — What do you enjoy most about teaching? AP: One of the things I love about teaching is demystifying acting, when I can enlarge someone’s idea of acting. Teaching …

Class Feature – Late January 2024

Doug GoldringTraining

Check out our Late January 2024 Class Feature with upcoming classes for adults and youths, summer camps and intensives for youths, as well as an invitation to apply to our 6-Week Summer Professional Acting Program! TBG’s full schedule of upcoming classes is available here.  

Lee Brock: Healing

Doug GoldringCommunity

I’m sitting in rehearsal with K. Lorrel Manning, working on his one-person show, “Lost…Found.” He says a line about his father.  He stops, overcome with emotion. “That just hit me so hard for the first time.” I look at Christine Cirker, my co-director, who catches my gaze. The room gets …

LOST…FOUND is “Just Gorgeous!”

Doug GoldringProduction

LOST…FOUND, a solo show written and performed by K. Lorrel Manning, and directed by Lee Brock and Christine Cirker, is open! Congratulations to the whole team on a successful opening weekend!         “Go see this brave solo show…you will laugh, cry, and leave the theater with a new perspective on …

Arielle Beth Klein: Discovering Solo Performance

Doug GoldringCommunity

When I was a senior in college as an Early Childhood Education major, I took my first theater class. This was my first attempt to follow my dream of being a professional storyteller. It was a stage movement class that focused on character-building and storytelling with commedia dell’arte masks. My …