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As the only acting school in the world that teaches Lee Strasberg’s work in its consummate form, The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute® is the home for all actors seeking to delve into Method Acting and its tradition of training some of the world’s most brilliant and truthful actors.
LSTFI Scholarship Program
In 1969, Lee and Anna Strasberg founded The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute to train and nurture present and future generations of aspiring actors. Today, our scholarship program serves to honor this vision and support students who demonstrate a great passion and potential for a career in the performing arts.
Our AlumniOur alumni have found incredible success in the fields of Film, Television, & Stage. Of the many students who called Lee Strasberg their teacher, or the Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute their home, they all honor his legacy with their incredible work and talent.
“It was never easy, it was often frustrating, exhausting and tearful but the opportunities and support are always there if you are dedicated and work hard.”
– Nick Jermyn
- After taking a writing class at LSTFI, Emma Tadmor completed her first original play. PLASTERS will debut this summer at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival!
- Deana Taheri is a NYC-based actor, writer, filmmaker, and casting director. Read all about what she's been up to since graduating.
- Introducing Alyssia Johnson, the first recipient of LSTFI’s Cicely Tyson Scholarship!