Weekly Notice

July 2-8, 2018
Summer Term Week #3

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HB Studio
WEEKLY NOTICE
JULY 2 – JULY 8



WEEKLY SUMMER CLASSES AVAILABLE IN:

REGISTRATION :

  • UNION DISCOUNT:* Industry union members receive 10% OFF Summer Term Classes. Present your membership card in the registration office or email a copy to registration@hbstudio.org.
  • INTAKE AUDITION / CONSULTATIONS: Interested in our upper level classes? Audition & consult with a panel of HB’s faculty FRIDAY JULY 6 from 4-6pm. For details and sign up info, visit Auditions & Prerequisites.
  • REEL SUBMISSIONS: Are you a working professional seeking a place to practice? Submit your reel for placement into our studio practice classes.

*Discounts valid for Studio Classes only; not valid for workshop offerings, full-time programs, or merchandise. Discounts cannot be combined or applied retroactively.




FULL-TIME PROGRAMS
THE UTA HAGEN INSTITUTE AT HB STUDIO



Hagen Core Training

Year-long conservatory training
New Core Director: Mark Blum!
September 17, 2018 – June 7, 2019 (3 terms)
APPLY NOW!
(Now eligible for college credit transfer!)
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Hagen Teacher’s Lab 1 & 2

Week-long professional development consortia.Hagen Teacher’s Lab 1: August 6 – 11, 2018 | APPLY NOW!
Hagen Teacher’s Lab 2: August 13-18, 2018 | APPLY NOW!READ MORE

WORKSHOPS


Clown for Actors

With Justine Williams
Thursdays | 6pm-8pm
July 19 – August 16 | $180READ MORE

Acting With Weapons

With Christian Kelly-Sordelet
Fridays | 4pm – 6pm
July 20 – August 17READ MORE

Advanced Shakespeare Scene Study

With Austin Pendleton
Mondays | 11:30am-2:30pm
July 23 – August 20 | $275READ MORE

Acting in Accent

With Amana Quaid
Tuesday | 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
July 24 – August 21 | $205READ MORE

Voice Over: Cartoons & Videogames

With Theresa Buchheister
Saturdays & Sundays | 10:00am – 1:00pm
July 28-29 & Aug 4-5 | $205READ MORE

Tectonic Theater: Moment Work Intensive
(Method used to create The Laramie Project)

With Pablo Andrade and Jimmy Maize
Wednesdays | 6pm – 9pm
August 1-21 | $325*

*This is a subsidized rate, available to the HB Studio community.

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Voiceover: Audiobooks

With Theresa Buchheister
Saturdays & Sundays | 10:00am – 1:00pm
Aug 11-12 & Aug 18-19 | $205READ MORE

CASTING CALLS


Seeking Non-Union Actors and Non-Actors for an upcoming production at The Royal Court Theatre in London. Must be available the week of July 9 to film in NYC. Please submit headshot and resume along with confirmation of NYC location to capcastingaux@gmail.com with ROYAL COURT in the subject line.


EVENTS AND PERFORMANCES

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Faculty News                                                         MEET OUR FACULTY

Austin Pendleton is directing THE  SAINTLINESS  OF MARGERY  KEMPE which will play at the Duke on 42nd Street July 5 – August 26, 2018.
Mark Nelson is currently the understudy for the role of Roy Cohn in the current Tony-Award winning revival of ANGELS IN AMERICA which runs through July 15, 2018.
Melissa Errico appears in ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER at the Irish Repertory Theatre June 15 – August 12, 2018.
Austin Pendleton will direct and star in his own Shakespeare adaptation, WARS OF THE ROSES; HENRY VI & RICHARD III beginning in August.

Mark Nelson is standing by for Nathan Lane as Roy Cohn in ANGELS IN AMERICA on Broadway at Neil Simon Theater, February 23 – July 15, 2018.

Fran Kirmser is producing back-to-school repeat performance of AMERICAN SCOREBOARD chronicling the Betsy Devos Confirmation Hearing for The Secretary of Education. There will be a reading at Arena Stage in The Mead Center for American Theater in Washington, DC September 17, 2018 at 6:00pm.

Mercedes Ruehl will perform on Broadway in TORCH SONG TRILOGY this October 2018, when the Second Stage Theater production transfers to Hayes Theater.

Robert McQueen has been deemed best director of FUNHOME at the Toronto Theatre Critics Awards.

Student and Alumni News

Ginger Grace appears in THE  SAINTLINESS  OF MARGERY  KEMPE at the Duke on 42nd Street July 5 – August 26.

Sarah Rose Kearns will appear in her own play, PERSUASION in a staged reading at the Actors Theatre of Louisville on July 14 2018.

John L Payne appears in Austin Pendleton’s Shakespeare adaptation, WARS OF THE ROSES; HENRY VI & RICHARD III throughout the month of August.

Nancy J (Elliott) Lilley is Director, Producer, Narrator and Lyricist of the feature documentary 4 DANCERS’ DREAMS. Screening at the New Hope Film Festival July 20-29, 2018.

Andrew R. Heinze‘s WOULD YOU LIKE A TISSUE? will be showing at the New Jersey Repertory Company, September 15 – September 30, 2018.

KEEP US APPRISED OF YOUR ACTIVITIES! 

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SPECIAL THEATER RESOURCES


The HB Studio Library is Open!

Are you looking for some new reading material? Are you searching for a new play to work on?  The HB Studio Library has recently opened to students! We have over 3,000 titles on our shelves here on the third floor. For information on how to browse and check out a book, click here.



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WEEKLY NOTICE 
 JUNE 11 -june 17 

HB Studio will have shortened office hours June 4th and 5th and from June 8th through June 12th, 2018. The office will close at 5 pm and the building will close at 6:30 pm. If you have questions, please call (212)675-2370 X 1 or register online here.



SUMMER REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

Browse classes & register online for the Summer Term, which runs 10 weeks, June 13th through August 22nd.

WEEKLY SUMMER CLASSES AVAILABLE IN:

REGISTRATION :

  • UNION DISCOUNT:* Industry union members receive 10% OFF Summer Term Classes. Present your membership card in the registration office or email a copy to registration@hbstudio.org.
  • INTAKE AUDITION / CONSULTATIONS: Interested in our upper level classes? Audition & consult with a panel of HB’s faculty. For details and sign up info, visit Auditions & Prerequisites.
  • REEL SUBMISSIONS: Are you a working professional seeking a place to practice? Submit your reel for placement into our studio practice classes.

*Discounts valid for Studio Classes only; not valid for workshop offerings, full-time programs, or merchandise. Discounts cannot be combined or applied retroactively.



FULL-TIME PROGRAMS
THE UTA HAGEN INSTITUTE AT HB STUDIO



Hagen Summer Intensive

6-week immersive actor training.
New Intensive Director: Paul Pryce!
June 25, 2018 – August 3, 2018
APPLY NOW!
Read More

Hagen Core Training

Year-long conservatory training
New Core Director: Mark Blum!
September 17, 2018 – June 7, 2019 (3 terms)
APPLY NOW!
(Now eligible for college credit transfer!)
Read More

Hagen Teacher’s Lab 1 & 2

Week-long professional development consortia.

Hagen Teacher’s Lab 1: August 6 – 11, 2018 | APPLY NOW!
Hagen Teacher’s Lab 2: August 13-18, 2018 | APPLY NOW!

Read More


Workshops


Introduction to Mask Work

With Richard Dent
Thursdays, 6-8pm
June 14 – July 12 | $180Read More

Shakespeare Basics

With George Bartenieff
Fridays, 6:30-9:30pm
June 15 – July 13, 2018 | $270Read More

Stage Combat

With Christian Kelly-Sordelet
Fridays | 4pm – 6pm
June 15 – July 13 | $180Read More

The Actor and the Business

With Vincent Pastore (The Sopranos)
Tuesdays | 6:30 pm- 9:30 pm
June 17 – July 10 (4 sessions) | $250Read More

Tennessee Williams Scene Study

With Austin Pendleton
Mondays | 11:30 am – 2:30 pm
June 18 – July 16 | $275Read More

Approaching Accents

With Theresa McElwee
Tuesdays | 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
June 19 – July 1 | $205Read More

Voice Over 1

With Mark Blum
Saturday & Sunday | 10:00am – 12:00pm
June 23 – July 30 | $160Read More

Contemporary Monologues and Auditioning Techniques

With Paul Pryce
Mondays & Thursdays | 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
July 2 – July 26 | $375Read More

Singing the Story / Acting a Song

With Melissa Errico
Thursday | 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
July 5 – August 2 | $325Read More

Clown for Actors

With Justine Williams
Thursdays | 6pm-8pm
July 19 – August 16 | $180Read More

Acting With Weapons

With Christian Kelly-Sordelet
Fridays | 4pm – 6pm
July 20 – August 17Read More

Advanced Shakespeare Scene Study

With Austin Pendleton
Mondays | 11:30am-2:30pm
July 23 – August 20 | $275Read More

Acting in Accent

With Amana Quaid
Tuesday | 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
July 24 – August 21 | $205Read More

Tectonic Theater: Moment Work Intensive
(Method used to create The Laramie Project)

With Pablo Andrade and Jimmy Maize
Wednesdays | 6pm – 9pm
August 1-21 | $325*

*This is a subsidized rate, available to the HB Studio community.

Read More


Casting Calls


JUST ANNOUNCED: Seeking Actors for HAK by Berkay Ates

HAK is a the recipient of an HB Rehearsal Space Residency that tells the tale of the people who have to leave their homelands behind without looking back. Please submit your resume and headshot to haktheplay@gmail.com.
Seeking Actors for 2Y20M (Two Years Twenty Minutes) by Catherine Castellani
2Y20M is a the recipient of an HB Rehearsal Space Residency, which begins May 30th
and runs through two public readings on July 21st and 22nd. Submit your headshot and bio to Catherine Castellani at cmcastellani@gmail.comPlease note that you do not need to be available throughout the entire duration of the residency to participate as the cast will cycle through many actors in the first month…read moreSeeking Actors for Directing Class
Directors in Austin Pendleton’s Monday night Directing class are looking for actors to participate in their class projects. Submit your headshot and resume in the Registration Office.


Events and performances





Faculty News                                                         Meet Our Faculty

Snezhana Chernova appears in ABOVE THE BARRIERS at the International Theater Festival in Berlin, Germany, June 8, 2018 – June 12, 2018.

Melissa Errico appears in ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER at the Irish Repertory Theatre June 15 – August 12, 2018.

Mark Nelson is standing by for Nathan Lane as Roy Cohn in ANGELS IN AMERICA on Broadway at Neil Simon Theater, February 23 – July 15, 2018.

Russell G. Jones appears in MTC’s production of ST. JOAN, his Broadway debut! The show runs through June 9, 2018.

Mercedes Ruehl will perform on Broadway in TORCH SONG TRILOGY this October 2018, when the Second Stage Theater production transfers to Hayes Theater.

Robert McQueen has been deemed best director of FUNHOME at the Toronto Theatre Critics Awards.

HB Alum Andrew Heinz‘s multi-award winning play THE BAR MITZVAH OF JESUS GOLDFARB has been named a Finalist for the National Award for Short Playwriting. An honorary reading will be held June 22 through June 24, at the City Theatre in Miami FL.


Student and Alumni News

Aston Hollins McClanahan appears in BLOOD AND SOIL by the Do-Mystics at the Performance Mix Festival at University Settlement, June 10, 2018.

Hugh Heckman appears in THE FINAL WORD at the Gallery Players Black Box Theater, June 14, 2018 – June 16, 2018.

Alenka Kraigher will perform in LEAR at the Shakespeare Forum now through June 16, 2018.

Ellis Vizcarra appears in a reading of ZOONGORO: A MEXICAL MUSICAL at the LeFrak Concert Hall at Queens College June 16 – June 18, 2018.

R David Robinson appears in URANIUM+PEACHES at the Salk Institute June 21, 2018.

Andrew R. Heinze‘s THE BAR MITZVAH OF JESUS GOLDFARB will be shown at the City Theatre of Miami June 22 – June 24, 2018.

Jacqueline Margolis appears in THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST at the Producers  Club, June 29 & 30, 2018.

Maho Honda appears in TIME’S JOURNEY THROUGH A ROOM at The Play Company. Performances began May 10, 2018. Maho has also appeared in THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI and THE UNBREAKABLE KIMMY SCHMIDT.

J.B. Alexander appears in his play KARLOS BEFORE THE LAW at The Tank, May 26, 2018, and at Prague Fringe Festival, May 29 – June 2, 2018.

Elizabeth Primamore‘s book SHADY WOMEN: THREE SHORT PLAYS will be released June 15, 2018 by Upper Hand Press. Pre-order now!

Alexander William Smith appears in the feature film SEFARAD showing in Porto, Portugal through June 2018.

Galia Barkol, Nina Levine, Laurence Cantor, and Polly Mckie appear in MIA at the Soho International Film Festival at Village East Cinema, June 15 2018.

Nancy J (Elliott) Lilley is Director, Producer, Narrator and Lyricist of the feature documentary 4 DANCERS’ DREAMS. Screening at the New Hope Film Festival July 20-29, 2018.

Andrew R. Heinze‘s WOULD YOU LIKE A TISSUE? will be showing at the New Jersey Repertory Company, September 15 – September 30, 2018.

KEEP US APPRISED OF YOUR ACTIVITIES! 

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PRIDE MONTH: Trans Multitudes and Death Reality: A Coda

“The thinkers, dreamers, writers, artists, and activists who have contributed to this forum have presented us with a range of approaches to death, living, remembrance, resistance and resilience, grounded in the materiality of Black trans relationality and Black geographies.”

by CeCe McDonald, Kai M. Green, & Treva C. Ellison

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Special Theater Resources


The HB Studio Library is Open!

Are you looking for some new reading material? Are you searching for a new play to work on?  The HB Studio Library has recently opened to students! We have over 3,000 titles on our shelves here on the third floor. For information on how to browse and check out a book, click here.