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Private Coaching Packages:

The Manhattan Actor Studio offers private in studio and online coaching and mentoring by appointment. Coaching is available for students at all levels and ages and provides the student with an in-depth look at various acting techniques, auditioning training, scene study, sense memory, and more. This package does not include filming.

Private teaching with master coach Billy Gallo, 1 hour class: $175, 4 one-hour classes: $650, 8 one-hour classes: $1250

The Michelangelo Package:

10 one-hour private in studio or online private sessions. Package includes The Art of the Audition, The Art of Self-Tape, career mentoring, assistance with a demo reel shot in studio or via Zoom, and assistance with setting up an online casting account.

10 private one-hour sessions: $2450

Monday Night Master Class/Actors Gym:

The Actors Gym combines movement exercises with music to lead actors into sensory preparation. Actors are then given a monologue to work on using sense memory and other acting techniques where the scene is shot on camera and the actor leaves with the footage for their demo reel. This class helps the student access their power and is for the advanced actor. Actors meet on Mondays from 7:00 p.m to 10:30 p.m.

By invitation only. Monthly Membership: $300

Meisner Class:

Wednesdays 7-10pmThis class is your gateway to the transformative world of the Meisner Technique, inspired by Sanford "Sandy" Meisner. Our studio is dedicated to nurturing actors through the renowned Meisner Technique. Discover emotional truth, spontaneity, and genuine connection, allowing you to fully inhabit characters and respond authentically. Join our immersive classes led by experienced instructors. Learn to listen, observe, and engage with scene partners, unlocking your instincts and deepening your understanding of human behavior. Whether you're starting out or expanding your range, our Meisner Technique classes offer a transformative journey of self-discovery and artistic growth. Unleash your potential and join us today.

Monthly Membership: $400

Thursday Teen Master Class:

This is an active, fun filled class which uses movement and space to prepare the actor for character development and sense memory. Young Actors (ages 13 -18) meet on Thursdays from 4:00 -6:00 p.m.

Monthly Membership: $300

Improvisation Class:

Step into the exciting world of improv and unleash your creativity with our dynamic Improv Class! Boost your confidence and dive into spontaneous hilarity as you explore the fundamentals of improvisation. Led by experienced instructors, our classes offer a supportive environment for all levels of performers. Develop quick thinking, teamwork, and adaptability through fun exercises, scene work, and group activities. No scripts, no rehearsals – just pure improvisation! Embrace the unknown, trust your instincts, and learn to say "Yes, and..." as you collaborate with like-minded classmates in a vibrant, judgment-free space. Enhance your comedic timing, communication skills, and spontaneity while creating captivating characters and witty one-liners. Join us today to experience laughter, build friendships, and enrich your everyday life through the joy of improv. Whether you're a seasoned performer or just starting your artistic journey, our Improv Class is the perfect place to explore, grow, and have a blast. Unleash your imagination and step into endless possibilities!

Monthly Membership: $300

Manhattan Model Studio

The Manhattan Model Studio was founded by Diana Gallo, who has been modeling professionally for over 20 years. Diana has appeared on magazine covers, commercials, television shows, movies, music videos, print catalogs, and more. Diana shares her knowledge of the modeling and commercial acting industry with students of all ages. She teaches everything they need to know to start booking modeling and commercial gigs and making money as a model. What sets Diana apart from other modeling schools is her one on one attention to her clients, their specific needs and desires, and her connections within the industry. She has helped numerous clients obtain agency representation and modeling work.