The Hagen Core Training

The Hagen Core Training is a full-time one-year training program for actors who seek full immersion in the practice of their craft. Taught by world-class faculty/practitioners, this program offers an integrated progressive curriculum of essential classes: Acting Technique, Scene Study, Script Analysis, Movement, Alexander Technique, Voice and Speech.

2017-2018 HAGEN CORE TRAINING:

  • September 18, 2017 – June 8, 2018 (3 terms)
  • Mondays – Fridays, 9:30am – 3:30pm
  • Tuition: $13,500

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

  • Currently Accepting Applications & Online Auditions
  • NYC In-Person Auditions are now open
  • For your audition please prepare two contrasting contemporary monologues, three-minutes each.

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(includes $50 non-refundable application fee)
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WHAT IT IS:

  • An affordable full-time one-year Actor Training program taught by world-class faculty/practitioners
  • An integrated progressive curriculum of essential classes: Acting Technique, Scene Study, Script Analysis, Movement, Alexander Technique, Voice and Speech
  • Rooted in the advanced teachings of Uta Hagen, you will probe, practice, stretch, risk, fail, play truthfully and find the courage not to settle for cliché or imitation
  • A safe place where you live in a state of constant discovery

THIS IS FOR YOU IF:

  • You are prepared to train within a creative environment that will be constantly demanding artistic excellence
  • You seek and can commit to full immersion in furthering your practice
  • You are ready to meet yourself in your work

WHAT YOU TAKE AWAY:

  • Respect for the collaborative art and craft of acting
  • Knowledge of your responsibility in the work, to your colleagues, to yourself and to the audience
  • A solid approach to creating a role in the professional rehearsal situation
  • Security in your own process, ability and purpose
  • Greater physical and emotional stamina, flexibility and awareness

2017-2018 HAGEN CORE TERM DATES:

  • FALL TERM 2017 – (Orientation September 17)
    September 18, 2017 – December 15, 2017
    (No Classes Nov 20-24, Dec 16, 2017-Jan 7, 2018)
  • WINTER TERM 2018
    January 8, 2018 – March 16, 2018
    (No Classes March 19-23)
  • SPRING TERM 2018
    March 26, 2018 – June 8, 2018
    (No Classes April 23—27)

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