Beginners Acting Class I: The Basics

Starts: Friday, April 13, 2018
Fridays, 11am - 2pm, 10 Weeks - no class on 5/25

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This 10-week class is designed for the beginning / amateur adult actor, and will teach you the fundamentals of the craft. The class highlights quick and powerful ways to make your performance more natural and spontaneous. No experience is necessary.  A great start for the beginning actor!



Instructor: Edward Stanley

EDWARD STANLEY has been a member of the Barrow Group community since 2012. He's worked as an actor and spokesperson in theatre, television, commercials, industrials, voiceover, and print for over twenty five years. During his ten years in Los Angeles he worked primarily in television, with roles on Modern Family, Hot in Cleveland, The Comeback, and Desperate Housewives, among others. Edward has performed extensively on stage in his hometown of Boston, working with SpeakEasy Stage, Provincetown Rep, Boston Lyric Opera, and the Charles Playhouse, and spent two seasons in nearly twenty productions with the Alabama Shakespeare Festival. Recent credits include Mark Antony with the Virginia Shakespeare Festival, Oberon and Theseus with the Shakespeare Forum, and Duncan in Punchdrunk's Sleep No More.  Edward holds a BFA from Adelphi University, an MFA from the University of Alabama, and has studied with the National Theatre Studio in London.


Location: The Barrow Group
312 West 36 St, 3rd floor
New York, NY 10018
Phone: 212.760.2615



FridayApril 13, 201811:00 am - 2:00 pm
FridayApril 20, 201811:00 am - 2:00 pm
FridayApril 27, 201811:00 am - 2:00 pm
FridayMay 4, 201811:00 am - 2:00 pm
FridayMay 11, 201811:00 am - 2:00 pm
FridayMay 18, 201811:00 am - 2:00 pm
FridayJune 1, 201811:00 am - 2:00 pm
FridayJune 8, 201811:00 am - 2:00 pm
FridayJune 15, 201811:00 am - 2:00 pm
FridayJune 22, 201811:00 am - 2:00 pm
Please Note:

All payments for classes are non-refundable (unless a class is canceled).
If you need to cancel a class for any reason, you must notify us by email at least one week before the class begins, and we will apply a credit to your account for a future class.
As our faculty are all working professional actors, directors and playwrights, we reserve the right to change teachers at any time.
Commitment is for the duration of the session. THERE ARE NO CREDITS OR REFUNDS FOR MISSED CLASSES. If you discontinue any class before the ending date of the session, you forfeit your fee.