The Hagen Summer Intensive

The Hagen Summer Intensive is a rigorous, 6-week workshop that probes the practical applications of Uta Hagen’s technique as discussed in her book A CHALLENGE FOR THE ACTOR. Through acting technique, scene study, script analysis and technical exercises, “The Six Steps” will become an integral part of the actor’s craft. When you have strong technique and more confidence in how to find yourself in the role, acting will be joyful. Classes include: Acting Technique, Scene Study, Alexander Technique, Movement & Voice


  • June 19 – July 28, 2017
  • Mondays – Fridays,
 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Tuition: $3,250

APPLICATIONS AND AUDITIONS: (Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.)

  • Early Admission Application & DVD Audition Deadline: March 4, 2017
  • NYC Auditions: March 18, 2017
  • For your audition, please prepare two (2) three-minute contrasting, contemporary monologues.

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(includes $50 non-refundable application fee)


  • A rigorous, integrated 6-week training that probes the practical applications of Uta Hagen’s approach to acting
  • A faculty of master practitioners
  • A direct, in-depth approach to your work and a safe, supportive, challenging environment
  • To strengthen your craft and stretch all aspects of your instrument
  • To complete the Intensive a stronger, more knowledgeable, more confident actor