The next session of the Professional Training Program begins Fall 2017.

Application Requirements

step 1. online application

step 2. email

  • CV outlining details of your artistic experience 
  • Letter of motivation telling why you want to pursue an education at The School
  • Two letters of recommendation from a former teacher, director, workshop leader or colleague 
  • Recent Photo
  • Photocopy of valid ID

step 3. INTERVIEW

We will contact you to schedule your one-on-one in person, or Skype, interview with Paola Coletto. 

The School for Theatre Creators is a privately-run, independent school that accepts 15-20 students per year. Resident faculty and visiting instructors teach a wide range of classes, providing a uniquely comprehensive training. Because of the small class size, intensive training and rigorous daily schedule, students form a close-knit community. Students prepare selected original work created in the program to present at public performances hosted by The School in Los Angeles. Graduates of the training program are awarded an associate certificate. This is a transformative course, designed for writers, actors, comedians and other performers who want to explore, experiment, take risks, push themselves and dedicate themselves to making great work. Now Enrolling for 2017-2018.

Summer Study Abroad: Theatre Mask in Italy

Open to: theatre teachers, directors, playwrights, designers, choreographers, musicians with professional experience in their field, and anyone else interested in expanding their creative tools or wishing to further their knowledge with masks and physical theater. 

Find out more about the study abroad program.

 

Mask work is a powerful pedagogical training tool for the theatre artists. The practice instills a strong emotional awareness and renewed body alertness to create a complete foundational training for all performers. 
Leaving familiar environments to explore the world outside enhances creativity and inspires new ways to be in conversation with the world as artists and human beings. 

Ongoing Classes

Los Angeles THE ACTORS’ GYM A ONGOING PHYSICAL THEATRE CLASS EVERY MONDAY • 7:00-10:00pm     STARTING July 10, 2017

Los Angeles

THE ACTORS’ GYM
A ONGOING PHYSICAL THEATRE CLASS

EVERY MONDAY  7:00-10:00pm     STARTING July 10, 2017

THE ACTOR'S GYM

THE ACTORS’ GYM is an ongoing weekly physical theatre class led by faculty at The School for Theatre Creators and is open to students at every level. It is a place to train new skills, sharpen old tricks and craft the tools that best serve you. 

  • Mime for Actors
  • Movement Work
  • Alexander Technique
  • Devised Theatre

Get more information.