Acting for the Stage and Screen


Acting Out!

Dates & Location:
SESSION 1 – July 9 – 13 | 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at theREP- SOLD OUT!
SESSION 2 – July 16 – 20 | 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. The Addy Theatre at Proctors – SOLD OUT!
Ages: 7 – 10
Tuition: $250
Experience: Introductory

Time to let your star shine! This beginner camp is great for any student who is ready to learn the basic techniques of acting. From projecting your voice to trusting in your instincts, students will gain the self-confidence needed to take to the stage and wow friends and family in the final performance at the end of the week.

 Click here to register for Acting Out! Session 1 at theREP July 9 – 13.   SOLD OUT!

Click here to register for Acting Out! Session 2 at Proctors July 16 – 20. SOLD OUT!
Call Katherine Stephens at or 382.3884 x168  to be added to the wait list for either session.

Acting Intensive

Dates & Locations:
SESSION 2 – August 6 – 10 | 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. The Addy Theatre at Proctors
Ages: 14 – 18
Tuition: $300
Experience: Intermediate to Advanced
Enrollment Deadline: July 6, 2018 

Join us for a series of master classes culminating in preparing an audition monologue. This amazing week, led by theatre industry professionals, will give students individualized guidance and the opportunity to hone their skills in areas such as:

-Scene and partner work from classic theatre pieces
-Character development
-Speech and movement for the stage
-Acting technique

Students must have previous performance experience or have been a part of STAR, Acting Intensive, Broadway Camp, Broadway Jr, or Summer Stage Young Acting Company. Showcases 4 p.m. Fridays of the program. Space is limited but your potential isn’t!

Click here to register for Acting Intensive Session 2 at Proctors August 6 – 10.  

Summer Stage Acting Company

Dates: July 23 – August 10 | 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. | M–F
Ages: 10 – 19
Tuition: $750
Experience: Intermediate to Advanced
Performances: August 10-12, with a preview performance on August 9

Young Actors interested in honing their skills and performing on theREP’s professional stage are invited to audition for theREP’s 2018 Summer Stage Young Acting Company! This company makes up the performers that will bring to life the five winning-plays from theREP’s Young Playwright Contest. Members of the Young Acting Company will receive daily classes from professionals in the field on: acting, speech for the stage, character development and stage movement.

Auditions: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Saturday, May 26 by appointment only. 
Location: at theREP (111 North Pearl Street Albany, NY 12207)

Audition Information:

  1. Please prepare a short, 1-minute, monologue.
  2. If you can play an instrument, please come prepared to show that ability.
  3. Please bring your headshot and resume stapled together.
  4. Those auditioning must have an appointment. An appointment is made by going here and you will be contacted with an appointment time.

Financial assistance available. For more information contact Katherine Stephens, School Programs Director, at or 518.383.3884 ext. 168

Acting for the Camera

Dates: July 30 – August 3 | 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Ages: 14 – 18
Tuition: $250
Location: The Addy Media Lab at Proctors
Experience: Intermediate

Acting for the Camera is designed for students interested in learning skills for acting in front of the camera. The program will study the craft of acting for film and television, which will be supported by staging techniques, understanding of camera positioning and framing, and what is expected from actors on set, with hitting marks, and following protocol. This program will prepare actors for auditioning and performing for the camera.

Click here to register! 

Non-Musical Acting

Dates: July 30 –  August 3 | 9 a.m. –  4:30 p.m.
Ages: 10 – 13
Tuition: $250
Location: The Addy Theatre at Proctors
Experience: Intermediate

Bring characters alive with your imagination! From monologues to spoken poetry and hilarious scenes, this class will bring out the star in everyone. Embrace the drama and comedy and learn how to act with your voice, body, and mind—plus an end of the week showcase! 

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Questions? Call us at 518.382.3884
Registration for all programs also available at 518.382.3884 ext. 139. 
Financial assistance and payment plans available!

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