The Pearl Conservatory

Upcoming Classes                                             
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Advanced Scene Study for Shakespeare

with Two Industry Showcase Performances

w/ Dominic Cuskern
Mondays @ 6:30pm-10pm April 28 - June 30
Industry Showcase Performances: June 23 & 30, Onstage at The Pearl

Donation Based Electives

Voice for the Actor
with Nissa Perrot
Wednesday, May 7th @ 6:30pm-9:30pm
$20 Suggested Donation

Playful Transformation
with Katie Kozlowski
Wednesday, May 14th @ 6:30pm-9:30pm
$25 Suggested Donation

Audition Boot Camp feat. NYC Casting Director Stephanie Klapper

with Chris Mixon
May 7 & 11 @ 5:30pm-9:30pm
$150 (Early Bird Special)

Advanced Scene Study "Pearl Playwrights"
with Dan Daily
Saturdays @ 9am-12pm June 14, 21, 28, July 5, 19, 26, August 2, 9
$350 (Payment plan available)

Advanced Scene Study for Contemporary American Realism

with Dan Daily
Mondays @ 6:30pm-9:30pm
June 16, 23, 30, July 7, 21, 28, August 4, 11
$350 (Payment plan available)

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 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.

Our Resident Acting Company
The Pearl Theatre Company
Theatre and Box Office
555 West 42nd Street
New York, NY 10036
(212) 563-9261
Staff Offices
(212) 505-3401
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