Learn from the Company Members

Conservatory Classes                                
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Advanced Scene Study for Chekhov, Ibsen, Shaw & Strindberg

with Dan Daily 

Saturdays @ 9:30am-12:30pm
Jan. 10, 17, 24, 31 Feb. 7, 14, 21, 28
$350 (Payment Plan available)


Advanced Scene Study for Shakespeare

with Dominic Cuskern 

Mondays @ 6:30pm-9:30pm
Jan. 12, 19, 26 Feb. 2, 9, 16, 23 March 2
$350 (Payment Plan available)


Monologue Workshop with Pearl's 
Artistic Director

with Artistic Director, Hal Brooks 

Tuesday, December 9 @ 1pm-4pm
Limited Space Available

Nail that Audition! 

with Chris Mixon

Wednesday, November 19 @ 6pm-9pm
$20 Suggested Donation


Vocal Extremes:
The Un-boundaried Voice

with Marya Lowry

Sunday, January 11 @ 5pm-9pm


Fitzmaurice Voicework

with Nissa Perrot

Sunday, January 25 @ 6pm-9pm
$20 Suggested Donation

Audition Boot Camp 

with Chris Mixon 

Wednesdays, April 8, 15 @ 6:30pm-9:30pm

Shakespearean Monologue Workshop

with Michael Sexton, Shakespeare Society Artistic Dir.

Wednesday, February 25 @ 6pm-9pm

Private Acting Coaching

with a Resident Acting Company member
Made to suit your schedule!

as low as $60 per hour

Meet the Teachers

Working artists teaching the professional tools needed to succeed

Build connections. Build skills. Build momentum.

With small classes led by working actors, The Pearl Conservatory is committed to offering you the most nurturing and challenging training in the city.

Gain visibility at The Pearl!  We want to give you space to grow as an artist and get to know your work. If there is a performance component to the class, a casting associate from The Pearl will be present for the final hour.
Classes at The Pearl Conservatory
  • Courses - Pearl Resident Acting Company Members teaching 6-to-8 week long classes meeting at least once a week.
  • Workshop - Pearl Resident Acting Company Members teaching 1-to-4 day intensive sessions on particular skills.
  • Elective - Guest Artists teaching donation-based workshops in conjuction with The Pearl Conservatory.

To Apply actors must submit their headshot and resume to conservatory@pearltheatre.org with the course title in the subject line. Once the course's instructor has reviewed the application, an interview/audition may be requested..

Direct Enrollment requies no interview or audition. An email will contain registration and payment information once the administrative offices have confirmed your spot.

Acceptance Notification will be sent by email within 48 hours of the audition or enrollment.
Payment and Refunds:

  • Submit payment through PayPal's secure servers (you do NOT need a PayPal account).
  • PayPal accepts all major credit cards and online checks.
  • For Payment Plan Subscription, you MUST initiate first payment by the registration deadline.
  • Withdrawls and refunds can be issued anytime before the class's registration deadline.
Contact Jessi Blue Gormezano at (212) 505-3401 with any additional questions about The Pearl Conservatory.

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