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. Now eligible for college credit transfer!*

2018-2019 HAGEN CORE TRAINING:

  • September 17, 2018 – June 7, 2019 (3 terms)
  • Mondays – Fridays, 9:30am – 3:30pm
  • Tuition: $13,500

APPLICATIONS AND AUDITIONS: 

  • Currently Accepting Applications for The Hagen Core Training 2018-2019
    (Applications are accepted on a rolling basis)
  • Early Admissions Applications & Video Auditions Due: March 1, 2018
  • NYC Auditions held: March 11, 2018
  • 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

2018-2019 HAGEN CORE TERM DATES:

  • FALL TERM 2018 – (Orientation September 16)
    September 17, 2018 – December 14, 2018
    (No Classes Nov 19-23)
  • WINTER TERM 2019
    January 7, 2019 – March 15, 2019
    (No Classes March 18-22)
  • SPRING TERM 2019
    March 25, 2019 – June 7, 2019
    (No Classes April 29—May 3)

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ABOUT COLLEGE CREDIT TRANSFER:

*The National College Credit Recommendation Service has evaluated, and recommends, The Hagen Core Training for college credit transfer. NCCRS recommendations are recognized by over 1,500 accredited colleges and universities nationwide. For more information, visit www.nationalccrs.org/organizations/hb-studio.