TWO WEEK Professional Acting Intensive

Starts: Tuesday, September 3, 2019
September 3rd thru 13th, 10am-5pm

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Instructor: Seth Barrish

Theater Direction: Broadway; Mike Birbiglia's The New One(Cort Theater). Off-Broadway; Thank God for Jokes (Lucille Lortel nomination), All the Rage (Lucille Lortel Award, Outer Critics Circle nomination), My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend, (Lucille Lortel Award, Drama Desk & Outer Critics Circle nominations — final performance at Carnegie Hall), Sleepwalk With Me (Nightlife Award), The Tricky Part (OBIE Award, two Drama Desk nominations), Pentecost (Drama Desk nomination), Old Wicked Songs (Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award & Garland Award), Good (Straw Hat Award), and many more. Television: Co-director of Thank God for Jokes for Netflix; Director of Mike Birbiglia’s My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend for Netflix. Film: Co-director for Sleepwalk With Me. Screenwriting: Co-writer of Sleepwalk With Me. Playwriting: Co-adaptor of Enemy Of The People (an adaptation of Ibsen’s An Enemy of the People) Producing: Consulting Producer for Don’t Think Twice; Co-Producer for Sleepwalk With Me Live. Theater; worked with Berkeley Rep, New York Theater Workshop, The Long Wharf, The McCarter, The Geffen Playhouse, The Intiman, Sundance Theatre Lab, The Promenade, The Signature Theater, Asolo Center for the Performing Arts, San Jose Rep, The La Jolla Playhouse, Two River Theater, Playhouse 91, La Mama e.t.c., The Perry Street Theatre, Provincetown Rep, and The Barrow Group. A professional acting and directing teacher, Seth recently served as a Master Teacher at the International Director’s Symposium in Spoleto, Italy, and is author of the book An Actor’s Companion–Tools for the Working Actor, published by TCG.  As an actor, Seth appears regularly in film and on television.

Instructor: Lee Brock

Lee Brock has worked in numerous roles as an actor and director at The Barrow Group, and has appeared in theaters throughout the country (Manhattan Theater Club, The Kennedy Center, Playhouse 91, the Lucille Lortel Theater, The Bay Street Theater, Capital Rep, the Perry Street Theater, La Mama e.t.c., and many more). Her television appearances include several leads on LAW & ORDER, and guest spots on SEX & THE CITY, LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT, THE INIVISBLE MAN, THE GUIDING LIGHT, and THE DOCTORS. Film: TADPOLE, REMEMBER ME, LABOR PAINS, and ON THE OUTS amongst others.

Instructor: Stephen Singer

Stephen Singer is a professional actor who has enjoyed a close association with The Barrow Group since 1992. In addition to his work with The Barrow Group, Stephen has performed in numerous critically acclaimed productions on Broadway, Off Broadway, National Tours and Regionally . He last appeared on Broadway with Kevin Spacey and Paul Giamatti in The Iceman Cometh and performed for two years as the lead in the hit Broadway show Gemini. Among Stephen’s 18 film roles are: Don Juan DeMarco with Johnny Depp and Marlon Brando, Obvious Child, All Good Things with Ryan Gosslling Frank Langella, M. Night Shyamalan’s The Happening, Todd Salondz’s Palindromes, It Runs in the Family opposite Kirk Douglas, The Prince and Me, A Perfect Murder, Abel Ferarra’s MS. 45 and Liebesleben, a German/Israeli indie co-production which earned Stephen a nomination for Best Supporting Actor at the German Film Awards, 2008. On television, Stephen has guest starred in 21 different shows including Elementary, The Good Wife, The Sopranos, White Collar, Law and Order, Rescue Me, Third Watch, Ed and the recent mini series Madoff. Stephen is currently performing a recurring role in CBS’s hit series Madam Secretary. Stephen received his early training in the MFA Grad Acting program at NYU Tisch School of the Arts. 


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



TuesdaySeptember 3, 201910:00 am - 5:00 pm
WednesdaySeptember 4, 201910:00 am - 5:00 pm
ThursdaySeptember 5, 201910:00 am - 5:00 pm
FridaySeptember 6, 201910:00 am - 5:00 pm
MondaySeptember 9, 201910:00 am - 5:00 pm
TuesdaySeptember 10, 201910:00 am - 5:00 pm
WednesdaySeptember 11, 201910:00 am - 5:00 pm
ThursdaySeptember 12, 201910:00 am - 5:00 pm
FridaySeptember 13, 201910:00 am - 5:00 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.