Learn from the Company Members

Conservatory Classes                                
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Private Acting Coaching

with a Resident Acting Company Member
Made to suit your schedule! $60 per hour

Monologue Mayhem

with Jessi Blue Gormezano, Artistic Associate

Monday, December 21 @ 12pm-3pm
$20 suggested donation

Monologue Workshop

with Hal Brooks, Artistic Director

Monday, January 11 @ 6:30pm-9:30pm

Advanced Scene Study: Shakespeare

with Dominic Cuskern

Mondays @ 6:30pm-9:30pm
Jan. 18, 25, Feb. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, March 7
$350 (Payment Plan Available)

Advanced Scene Study: Chekhov, Ibsen, Shaw & Stringberg

with Dan Daily

Saturdays @ 9:30am-12:30pm
April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, May 7, 14, 21
$350 (Payment Plan Available)

Awakening the Actor's Body

with Joe Jung

Tuesdays & Thursdays @ 6:30pm-9:30pm
March 15, 17, 22, 24

Additional 2016 courses:

Advanced Scene Study: Shakespeare

with Dominic Cuskern

Mondays @ 6:30pm-9:30pm
March 21, 28, April 4, 11, 18, 25, May 2, 16

$350 (Payment Plan Available)

If you would like to apply for the March-May Shakespeare course, please email conservatory@pearltheatre.org with headshot/resume. 

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.  Once a course is in session, we are unable to issue any refunds or credit toward future classes.
Contact Jessi Blue Gormezano at (212) 505-3401 with any additional questions about The Pearl Conservatory.

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