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Adult Classes, Programs & Workshops


Click on a class below to view a detailed description or view the Barrow Group Acting School upcoming class schedule here.

Scene Study Acting Classes

The heart of the Barrow Group Acting School, in these studio intensives students learn and practice the Barrow Group Acting Approach.  To be clear, these are not beginning acting classes– all students begin with Scene Study 1 as that is the start of the progression of training.
·  Scene Study Intensive I: The Tools
·  Scene Study Intensive II: Self-Adjustment
·  Scene Study Intensive III: On-going
·  Master Classes with Seth Barrish & Lee Brock
·  Actors Scene Study: Working with Directors
·  Scene Study: In-Depth Analysis

Beginner Acting Classes

·  Beginners Acting Classes: Levels 1 & 2

Specialty Classes

These classes are all grounded in the Barrow Group Acting Approach, and are designed for both beginning actors and advanced actors looking to enhance their training.
·  Alexander Technique
·  Voice for the Actor: Levels 1 & 2
·  Film & TV On-Camera Classes: Levels 1 & 2
·  Monologue Workshop
·  Musical Theatre Workshop
·  Script Analysis
·  Shakespeare
·  Solo-Show Workshop
·  Stage Combat
·  Theatrical Clown Workshop
·  Improv
·  Career Coaching for the Arts

Playwriting Classes

Award-winning author Arlene Hutton brings the Barrow Group approach to playwriting with weekend two-day intensives and ongoing workshops for new scripts and works-in-progress. For actors who want to write, brand new writers, and experienced playwrights needing deadlines.
·  Weekend Workshop: Jumpstart
·  Wekeend Workshop: Revisions
·  Playwriting Intensive
·  Ten-Minute Playlab
·  Advanced Playwriting

Directing Classes

TBG Co-Artistic Director and award-winning stage director Seth Barrish leads these workshops, which focus on staging, communication, and the Barrow Group Acting Approach.
·  Directors Workshop 1
·  Directors Workshop 2
·  1-Year Directing Program

Acting Programs

These longer courses allow students a deeper immersion into the Barrow Group Acting Approach.
·  1.5 Year Program
·  6-week Summer Acting Program
·  Apprentice Program/Workstudy

Teacher Training

In addition to training actors and directors, The Barrow Group Acting School is known for its excellence in training teachers.
·  Designated Barrow Group Acting Teacher Training Program

Weekend Acting Workshops / Private Lessons

Seth Barrish & Lee Brock offer weekend workshops in NYC and around the U.S.
·  Weekend Acting Workshops
·  Private Coaching

Teen / Tween / Youth / Kids Acting Classes

These youth acting classes focus on the fundamentals of acting as well as the Barrow Group Acting Approach.  If you’d like to make an appointment to visit our school and talk with our faculty, please contact Director of Education Robert Serrell at or 212-760-2615.  For those who might be commuting from N.J., The Barrow Group Acting School is only a few blocks away from Port Authority and Penn Station in NYC.
· Teen & Tween Kids Acting Classes, Weekends & After-School
· Weekend Teen & Tween Kids Acting Classes
· After-School Teen & Tween Acting Classes
· On-Camera Film/TV Teen Kids Acting Class
· Teen & Tween Summer Acting Programs
· Teen Improv Class
· Teen Playwriting Class
· Teen Monologue Coaching Class
· Teen & Tween One-Day School Holiday Intensives
· Teen Filmmaking Bootcamp
· Brooklyn NY Kids Acting Classes

If you have any questions, please email Robert Serrell, Director of Education, at

Read about the Barrow Group Acting School scene study classes here