In this brief video LSTFI Alum Charles shares his story of having to leave his home in order to pursue his dream. As he begins his career he is hopeful because he knows he is destined for greatness.
Simone sits down with Trish Harnetiaux, Olivia Songer, and Blayze Teicher to discuss this spring’s Practicum show: We Are Not Well.
Strasberg dance teacher Jeffrey Ferguson joins Will & Simone to talk about dance, travel, and more on this episode of In the Chair. Stay tuned to hear Jeffrey guess Will & Simone’s Sun, Moon, & Rising signs.
Being an Asian-American, Noah has constantly been told that his race is going to affect how he is cast. Determined to subvert stereotyping, Noah is ready to play any role.
Strasberg Alumni Sam Permar and Ruthie Ofrasio talk to Will & Simone about the ways in which they’ve created their own work and forged their own paths since graduation
Strasberg teacher Madeline Jaye sits down with Will & Simone to talk about balancing a career in the arts with family life. Alumna Maria Byers joins to talk about body image in theatre and dance.
This week’s episode features Ron NaVarre and Erica Pappas, joining Will & Simone in the studio to talk about the importance of working with your body as an actor. Ron and Erica explore the ways in which awareness, wellness, and listening to your body are of the utmost importance.
Co-directors Sam Barkley & Theresa Burns chat will Will & Simone about their journey throughout the process of Spring Awakening and how to keep actors safe in the rehearsal room. NYU Tisch students Jeff Lawless and Camden Espino join to share their story from an actor’s point of view.
In the teenage years, everyone is quite vulnerable. During her teens Ivory found solace in theatre and the Lee Strasberg Institute and she has been acting ever since.
Strasberg alumna and Broadway star Carla Stickler talks about how she rewrote her life’s path after leaving behind the role of Elphaba in Wicked. Teacher Bruce Baumer shares his journey from opera to teaching, and NYU Tisch senior Patrick Yeboah joins to share his early-career transition from acting to modeling.
Strasberg alumni Max Weinstein and Leona Stewart join Will & Samantha to talk about their experience at Strasberg during their primary training as well as how it influenced their advanced training and transition into the real world. Simone Elhart returns to share her experience as an advanced student navigating the final semesters of her BFA.
NYU Tisch at Strasberg second years Dillon Odle and Alyssa Virji join Will & Samantha to talk about auditioning for Tisch as well as their experience at NYU so far. This two-part series gives a behind the scenes look at one of the nation’s top drama programs.
Actress & choreographer Theresa Burns drops by the studio to talk about musical theatre as well as how she worked her way up the ladder to her Equity card. Knox Van Horn & Bella Harris join to talk about industry standards and body positivity.
Actors Studio member Geoffrey Horne speaks to Will & Samantha about the sensitivity actors need to employ in the face of a daunting and harsh industry.
Will & Samantha are joined by Lady Gaga’s former teacher Tim Crouse to talk about her body of work as both an artist and an activist.