Miriam Silverman, ACTeen's terrific Speech &Voice Instructor, has just been nominated for a Drama Desk Award for "Outstanding Actress in a Play" for her amazing role in Off Broadway's "Finks" at Ensemble Studio Theater. The play by Joe Gilford has also been nominated for "Outstanding Play!" Drama Desk Awards, which are presented annually, honor outstanding achievement by professional theatre artists on Broadway, Off-Broadway and Off-Off Broadway. Drama Desk Awards are voted on and bestowed by theatre critics, journalists, editors and publishers covering theatre "without any vested interest in the results.” We are so very proud of Miriam!
ACTeen featured in CampNavigator digital MagazineCamp Navigator Magazine asked Rita Litton, ACTeen's Director, to write an article on the benefits of studying acting during the summer! If you haven't yet received your copy read her feature above.
ACTeen is featured in the February 1 issue of Backstage Magazine! The article "6 NYC Training Programs for Child and Teen Actors" features our summer program and musical theater whiz instructor Michael Roberts in the article photo!
ACTeen's Director Rita Litton, is featured in the March 23rd "Young Performer" issue of BACK STAGE magazine's The Craft column. Rita discusses 'feelings vs objectives.'
ACTeen is proud to announce that it is the 2011 Backstage Magazine's "Reader's Choice Award Winner" for "Favorite Acting Classes for Teens." This is our second straight year win, and we are so grateful for the gracious comments by parents, alumni, and industry members! Know we strive constantly to keep our program a professional and enriching experience for all our students! Thank you for the vote of confidencel!
ACTeen is featured in Backstage (March 23rd Young Performers issue,) in the article "Camping It Up" on summer training programs. Our thanks to gracious alumni Daniella Alonso, Jillian Mueller and Elizabeth Masucci who spoke so warmly about their learning experiences with us!
ACTeen is the 2010 Winner of Backstage Reader's Choice award for "Favorite Acting Coach/Classes for Teens." ACTeen was also a runner up in "Favorite Commercial Workshop", a category covering adults and teens!
HBO's 10-part mini series "The Pacific", starring ACTeen alum Jon Seda earns twenty four 2010 Emmy nominations, the most for any television production this season. Produced by Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg, "The Pacific" wins "Best Mini-Series Emmy Award! Watch it on DVD!
How to Be A Working Actor Mari Lyn Henry, (former Head of Daytime Programing for ABC devotes two pages interviewing Rita Litton in her book "The Bible of the Biz." ACTeen is described as "a marvelous curriculum of courses developed for teens."
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