Sunday, August 23, 2020

2020/21 AUTUMN SEASON

 

Experience the Art of Theater
September 10 - November 24
Online, wherever you are! 

PERFORMING ARTS FOR ALL AGES! 



JUBILEE PODCAST THEATER Jr Teen & Teen GRADE 5 - 12

JR TEEN & TEEN GRADE 5 - 12
 
JUBILEE PODCAST THEATER……………………Thurs or Fri 3:30-4:30pm, 4:30-5:30pm, 5:30- 6:30pm

Inspired by Old Time Radio  –  With A Modern Twist!

Act using the magic of your voice!  Take this opportunity to hone your acting chops and vocal prowess.
Present thrilling tales from literature, the stage and screen that air on our very own podcast station.  
Auditions will be modeled after repertory style theater, and will take place at the first class. You will be

assigned a day, time, director and will be cast in two productions such as Little Women, Little Shop 

Around the Corner, Jane Eyre, Treasure Island, Beauty and the Beast Snow White, Little Orphan Annie 

or Pinocchio. Titles selected will be based on developing, stretching and showcasing each student’s talent. 

You may enroll in more than one session each semester!  Come Play with us! 


Directors: Jennifer Jonas Cahill, George Croom, Rene O’Neal, Mark J. Parker, Jesse Pellegrino, 

Jocelyn Rosenthal, Lili Thomas, Sam Wolf
Class Size 8 
minimum 6
Classes (Thurs) Sept 10, 17,24, Oct 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Nov 5,12,19 (one extra)
Classes (Fri) Sept 11, 18, 25, Oct 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Nov 6, 13, 20
Tuition $350 


Conceived as an homage to the heyday of serialized radio drama of the 1930s and 40s, 

JUBILEE PODCAST THEATER delivers Clocktower’s acclaimed tradition of accessible, 

diverse and impactful entertainment for actors & audiences of all ages. 

SNEAK PEEK DRACULA 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=3&v=lkuJ9bP0biw&feature=emb_logo



Virtual Class Jr Teen & Teen Grade 5-12

JR TEEN & TEEN GRADE 5 - 12


PERFORMANCE Grade 5-12 
JUBILEE PODCAST THEATER
…………..……Thurs or Fri 3:30-4:30pm, 4:30-5:30pm, 5:30- 6:30pm

Inspired by Old Time Radio  –  With A Modern Twist!                                   

Act using the magic of your voice!  Hone your acting chops and vocal prowess. Present thrilling tales from literature, the stage and screen that air on our very own podcast station.   Come play with us!

Tuition $350

Original WORLD PREMIERE PLAY Auditions TBA
Youth Grade 5-12 Participation Fee $100


ACTING GRADE 5-8
STAGE ACTING 101: (Fundamentals)…………………………………….................…Tues 5:30-6:30pm   
Use songs, scenes and monologues from your favorite shows to build up
your actor’s tool kit. Learn how infuse emotion and storytelling into every
 word and lyric while enjoying pieces from contemporary musicals. 
 
Instructor Rene O’Neal
Class size 8 minimum 6
Classes (Tues)  Sept 22, 29, Oct 6, 13, 20, 27 Nov 3, 10, 17,24
Tuition $250

ACTING GRADE 7- 12
ON-CAMERA ACTING………………………………………..........................................Wed 7:30 – 8:30pm 
Looking to feel more natural and nuanced in your on-screen performances? 
Join acting coach, casting director, and filmmaker Mark J. Parker for an 
inspiring and insightful class on acting for the camera. Practice scene study 
technique with monologues and dialogue from film & TV, and learn essential 
skills to perform for the up-close and personal eye of the camera. 
Instructor Mark J. Parker
Class size 8 minimum 6 
Classes (Wed) Sept 30, Oct 7,14, 21, 28, Nov 4, 11, 18 
Tuition $200

VOICE-OVER, NARRATION, & COMMERCIALS…………………................................Wed 3:30-4:30pm
Voice is one of the actor's most important tools, with no limits to where 
your imagination can take you!  Join this unique class on voice-over 
acting to create new and exciting characters with just your voice reading 
scripts from commercials, film, TV show and even books!
  Learn how to 
incorporate quirky voices and silly sound effects into this great form of story-telling
!  
Instructor Mark J. Parker 
Class size 8 minimum 6
Classes (Wed) Sept 23, 30, Oct 7, 14
Tuition $100

INTRO TO FILM MAKING ………………………..............................................................Wed 4:30- 5:30pm
Got a great idea for a film? Let Mark J Parker help you tell your tale!  
From development to editing, this course in the basics of film making 
will teach you all of the steps to make your own independent short 
film and what to do with it when it's done.
Instructor Mark J. Parker
Class size 6 minimum 4
Classes (Wed) Sept  23, 30, Oct 7, 14
Tuition $100

PODCASTING INTRO…………………………………………..............................................Wed 7:30 8:30pm 
During this insightful workshop, learn what it takes to be an effective 
host and how to develop your ideas and interests in order to develop 
your own podcasts and social media videos. Plus, find out what 
equipment you need to get started in the exciting world of podcasting.
Instructor Mark J. Parker
Class Size 6 minimum 4
Classes (Wed) Sept 23, 30

Tuition $50 

ACTING Grade 9-12
STAGE ACTING 101: (Intermediate)……………………………........................... Fri 6:30 – 7:30pm

Use songs, scenes and monologues from your favorite shows to build up
your actor’s tool kit. Learn how infuse emotion and storytelling into every
word and lyric while 
exploring different genres of theater from Shakespeare
to current contemporary plays
 with more in-depth of acting technique and practices. 
Instructor Rene O’Neal
Class size 8 minimum 6
Classes (Fri) Sept  25, Oct 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Nov 6, 13, 20, 24

Tuition $250 


DANCE Grade 5- 8 

BRING IT ON Broadway Jazz………………………………………………........................…Mon 5:30 – 6:15pm  
Featuring Broadway and street jazz music, this exciting class provides a 
foundation in the basics of jazz dance with stretching, strengthening, 
isolations, turns, kicks, jumps, and more!
  A great way to get moving 
while gaining the important tools to pick up choreography in ANY style 
– all while having a blast! 
Instructor Josue Jasmin
Classes Sept 21, Oct 5, 12, 19, 26, Nov 2, 9, 16, 23
Tuition $250

DANCE Grade 5- 12
TAP FUN!..............................................................................................................................Thur 3:30- 4:15pm
Tap away way troubles as JJ introduces you to Broadway style tap dancing.
In taps or soft shoe, learn how to produce sounds and rhythms with specialized
movements, all set songs you can’t help but sing along to!
Instructor Jennifer Jonas Cahill
Class Size 12 minimum 6
Classes (Thur) Sept  24, Oct 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Nov 5,12, 19 (last class 2 hours) 
Tuition $250

DANCING THROUGH LIFE…………….............………………………………......................Thurs 4:30 – 5:15pm 
Take a trip back in time as you learn fun social dances from the eras that gave
us shows like Grease, Hairspray, Bandstand, and so much more!
  We’ll explore
dances from different decades and learn combinations set to songs from our
favorite nostalgic shows
Instructor Jennifer Jonas Cahill
Class Size 12 minimum 6
Classes (Thurs) Sept 24, Oct 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Nov 5,12, 19(last class 2 hours) 

Tuition $250

5, 6, 7, 8…DANCE!…………………………………………..........................………………..…Thurs 5:30 6:30pm
Put your best foot forward as JJ teaches the basics that every kid needs to shine
in a dance show! Learn and polish beginner steps and techniques that will provide
 a strong foundation theater dance.
 Each class will include warm ups, a review,
and a new combination full of steps that are typically 
featured in popular shows.  
A great class to improve skill in picking up choreography and strengthening technique!
Instructor Jennifer Jonas Cahill
Class Size 12 minimum 6
Classes (Thurs) Sept 24, Oct 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Nov 5,12, 19(last class 2 hours) 

Tuition $250

MUSIC  Grade 9- 12
READING MUSIC AN INTRO……………………………….........…...........…….......Wed AND Fri 3:30 – 4:30pm 

Reading music is an amazing asset in the world of music and musical

theater.  This introduction to basic music theory, will show you how to

recognize the musical symbols that denote pitch, key signatures, rhythms,

expressions, and more! 

Instructor George H. Croom

Class Size 8 minimum 6

Classes (Wed and Fri) Sept 23, 25, 30, Oct 2, 7, 9, 14, 16  

Tuition $250

INTRO TO SIGHT SINGING (DO-RE-MI)…………………………......…………....Wed AND Fri 4:30 – 5:30pm
Learn your music and harmonies faster with this introduction to sight
singing!  Be able to look at a piece of music and know just what to sing.
For those who are already familiar with the basics of reading music
and/or music theory.  

Instructor George H. Croom

Class Size 8 minimum 6

Classes (Wed and Fri) Sept  23, 25, 30, Oct 2, 7, 9, 14, 16,21,23  

Tuition $250

MUSICAL THEATER HISTORY………………………………………………………….........Wed  5:30 – 6:30pm
Musical theater has come a long way since its start in the 1800's! 
From complex stories, mind-blowing special effects, to extraordinary
costumes, this multi-media Music Theater History course provides
a retrospective of integral musicals throughout history, and highlights
their influence on the contemporary shows that we know and love today.

Instructor George H. Croom

Class Size 8, minimum 6

Classes (Wed) Sept 23, 30, Oct 7,14, 21, 28, Nov 4, 11, 18,25  

Tuition $250


MEET MARK!


Mark J. Parker is an acting coach, casting director, filmmaker, digital content creator, podcaster, and SAG-AFTRA actor. Mark has been the casting director of the ABC hidden camera series "What Would You Do?" at ABC's Lincoln Square Productions for 7 seasons. He has worked on multiple films and TV shows in various roles throughout the years, such as broadcast series "Ugly Betty" and "30 Rock" to cable shows like "Celebrity Ghost Stories" and "Celebrity Close Calls." Additionally, he's cast improv-based/soft-scripted TV specials, limited series, and reality series for broadcast, cable, and streaming networks since 2010, along with scripted independent films and video projects. After 40 North American film festival acceptances, his short film "Sticks" is available to watch on Amazon Prime Video, and his next short "Family History" will be screening at festivals in late 2020 and throughout 2021. He co-hosts and produces the entertainment podcast "Add This To Your List," and his most recent stage credits include: The Laramie Project (Clocktower Players, Irvington, NY), You Can’t Take It With You (St. Jean’s Players, NYC), Night of the Living Dead Live! (interACT Theatre Productions, NJ), and Dog Sees God (AlphaNYC Theater Co., NYC). He graduated from Fordham University and received a certificate in Producing from NYU’s School of Professional Studies. mjp-pov.com 






Virtual Class JR TEEN Grade 5 - 8

JR TEEN GRADE 5 - 8


Inspired by Old Time Radio  –  With A Modern Twist!
Visit clocktowerplayers.com for details
Tuition $350

Original WORLD PREMIERE PLAY Auditions TBA
STAGE ACTING 101: (Fundamentals)…………………………………….................……Tues 5:30-6:30pm   
Use songs, scenes and monologues from your favorite shows to build up
your actor’s tool kit. Learn how infuse emotion and storytelling into every
word and lyric while enjoying pieces from contemporary musicals.
 
Instructor Rene O’Neal
Class size 8 minimum 6
Classes (Tues) Sept 22, 29, Oct 6, 13, 20, 27 Nov 3, 10, 17, 24
Tuition $250

ACTING GRADE 7-8
ON-CAMERA ACTING………………………………………...............................................Wed 7:30 – 8:30pm 
Looking to feel more natural and nuanced in your on-screen performances?
Join acting coach, casting director, and filmmaker Mark J. Parker for an
inspiring and insightful class on acting for the camera. Practice scene study
technique with monologues and dialogue from film & TV, and learn essential
skills to perform for the up-close and personal eye of the camera. 
Instructor Mark J. Parker
Class size 8 minimum 6
Classes (Wed) Sept 30, Oct 7,14, 21, 28, Nov 4, 11, 18 
Tuition $200

PODCASTING INTRO…………………………………………................................................Wed 7:30 8:30pm
During this insightful workshop, learn what it takes to be an effective 
host and how to develop your ideas and interests in order to develop 
your own podcasts and social media videos. Plus, find out what 
equipment you need to get started in the exciting world of podcasting.
Instructor Mark J. Parker
Class Size 6 minimum 4
Classes (Wed) Sept  23, 30
Tuition $50 

INTRO TO FILM MAKING ………………………................................................................Wed 4:30- 5:30pm
Got a great idea for a film? Let Mark J Parker help you tell your tale!  
From development to editing, this course in the basics of film making 
will teach you all of the steps to make your own independent short 
film and what to do with it when it's done.
Instructor Mark J. Parker
Class size 6 minimum 4
Classes (Wed) Sept 23, 30, Oct 7, 14
Tuition $100

VOICE-OVER, NARRATION, & COMMERCIALS…………………....................................Wed 3:30-4:30pm
Voice is one of the actor's most important tools, with no limits to where 
your imagination can take you!  Join this unique class on voice-over 
acting to create new and exciting characters with just your voice reading 
scripts from commercials, film, TV show and even books!  Learn how to 
incorporate quirky voices and silly sound effects into this great form of story-telling!  
Instructor Mark J. Parker
Class size 8 minimum 6
Classes (Wed) Sept 23, 30, Oct 7, 14
Tuition $100


DANCE Grade 5- 8 

BRING IT ON Broadway Jazz………………………………………………......................Mon 5:30 – 6:15pm  
Featuring Broadway and street jazz music, this exciting class provides a
foundation in the basics of jazz dance with stretching, strengthening,
isolations, turns, kicks, jumps, and more!
  A great way to get moving
while gaining the important tools to pick up choreography in ANY style
– all while having a blast! 
Instructor Josue Jasmin
Classes (Mon) Sept 21, Oct 5, 12, 19, 26, Nov 2, 9, 16, 23
Tuition $250

TAP FUN!........................................................................................................................Thur 3:30- 4:15pm
Tap away way troubles as JJ introduces you to Broadway style tap dancing.
In taps or soft shoe, learn how to produce sounds and rhythms with specialized
movements, all set songs you can’t help but sing along to!
Instructor Jennifer Jonas Cahill
Class Size 12 minimum 6
Classes (Thur) Sept 24, Oct 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Nov 5,12, 19

Tuition $250

DANCING THRU LIFE…………….............………………………………......................…Thurs 4:30 – 5:15pm 
Take a trip back in time as you learn fun social dances from the eras that gave
us shows like Grease, Hairspray, Bandstand, and so much more!
  We’ll explore
dances from different decades and learn combinations set to songs from our
favorite nostalgic shows.
Instructor Jennifer Jonas Cahill
Class Size 12 minimum 6
Classes (Thurs) Sept 24, Oct 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Nov 5,12, 19(last class 2 hours) 

Tuition $250

5, 6, 7, 8…DANCE!…………………………………………..........................……….......Thurs 5:30 – 6:30pm
Put your best foot forward as JJ teaches the basics that every kid needs to shine in a dance show! 
Learn and polish beginner steps and techniques that will provide a strong foundation theater dance. 
Each class will include warm ups, a review, and a new combination full of steps that are typically
featured in popular shows.
  A great class to improve skill in picking up choreography and
strengthening technique!
Instructor Jennifer Jonas Cahill
Class Size 12 minimum 6
Classes (Thurs) Sept 24, Oct 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Nov 5,12, 19(last class 2 hours) 

Tuition $250


Mark J. Parker is an acting coach, casting director, filmmaker, digital content creator, podcaster, and SAG-AFTRA actor. Mark has been the casting director of the ABC hidden camera series "What Would You Do?" at ABC's Lincoln Square Productions for 7 seasons. He has worked on multiple films and TV shows in various roles throughout the years, such as broadcast series "Ugly Betty" and "30 Rock" to cable shows like "Celebrity Ghost Stories" and "Celebrity Close Calls." Additionally, he's cast improv-based/soft-scripted TV specials, limited series, and reality series for broadcast, cable, and streaming networks since 2010, along with scripted independent films and video projects. After 40 North American film festival acceptances, his short film "Sticks" is available to watch on Amazon Prime Video, and his next short "Family History" will be screening at festivals in late 2020 and throughout 2021. He co-hosts and produces the entertainment podcast "Add This To Your List," and his most recent stage credits include: The Laramie Project (Clocktower Players, Irvington, NY), You Can’t Take It With You (St. Jean’s Players, NYC), Night of the Living Dead Live! (interACT Theatre Productions, NJ), and Dog Sees God (AlphaNYC Theater Co., NYC). He graduated from Fordham University and received a certificate in Producing from NYU’s School of Professional Studies. mjp-pov.com 





VIRTUAL CLASS, TEEN Grade 9 - 12

TEEN GRADE 9 - 12

 

PERFORMANCE
JUBILEE PODCAST THEATER
…………..……Thurs or Fri 3:30-4:30pm, 4:30-5:30pm, 5:30- 6:30pm

Inspired by Old Time Radio  –  With A Modern Twist!
Act using the magic of your voice!  Hone your acting chops and vocal prowess. Present thrilling tales from literature, the stage and screen that air on our very own podcast station.   Come play with us!

Tuition $350

Original WORLD PREMIERE PLAY Auditions TBA

Youth Grade 5-12 Participation Fee $100


ACTING

ON-CAMERA ACTING………………………………………........................................Wed 7:30 – 8:30pm 
Looking to feel more natural and nuanced in your on-screen performances?
Join acting coach, casting director, and filmmaker Mark J. Parker for an inspiring
and insightful class on acting for the camera. Practice scene study technique
with monologues and dialogue from film & TV, and learn essential skills to
perform for the up-close and personal eye of the camera. 
Instructor Mark J. Parker
Class size 8 minimum 6 
Classes (Wed) Sept 30, Oct 7,14, 21, 28, Nov 4, 11, 18 

Tuition $200

STAGE ACTING 101: (Intermediate)……………………………...........................……Fri 6:30 – 7:30pm
Use songs, scenes and monologues from your favorite shows to build up
your actor’s tool kit. Learn how infuse emotion and storytelling into every
word and lyric while 
exploring different genres of theater from Shakespeare
to current contemporary plays
 with more in-depth of acting technique and practices. 
Instructor Rene O’Neal
Class size 8 minimum 6
Classes (Fri) Sept  25, Oct 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Nov 6,13, 20

Tuition $250 

VOICE-OVER, NARRATION, & COMMERCIALS………………….............................Wed 3:30-4:30pm
Voice is one of the actor's most important tools, with no limits to where
your imagination can take you!  Join this unique class on voice-over
acting to create new and exciting characters with just your voice reading
scripts from commercials, film, TV show and even books!
  Learn how to
incorporate quirky voices and silly sound effects into this great form of story-telling
!  
Instructor Mark J. Parker 
Class size 8 minimum 6
Classes (Wed) Sept  23, 30, Oct 7,14
Tuition $100

INTRO TO FILM MAKING ………………………..........................................................Wed 4:30- 5:30pm
Got a great idea for a film? Let Mark J Parker help you tell your tale! 
From development to editing, this course in the basics of film making
will teach you all of the steps to make your own independent short
film and what to do with it when it's done.
Instructor Mark J. Parker
Class size 6 minimum 4
Classes (Wed) Sept 23, 30, Oct 7,14
Tuition $100

PODCASTING INTRO…………………………………………..........................................Wed 7:30 8:30pm 
During this insightful workshop, learn what it takes to be an effective
host and how to develop your ideas and interests in order to develop
your own podcasts and social media videos. Plus, find out what
equipment you need to get started in the exciting world of podcasting.
Instructor Mark J. Parker
Class Size 6 minimum 4
Classes (Wed) Sept  23, 30

Tuition $50 

MUSIC
READING MUSIC AN INTRO……………………………….........…...........…..Wed AND Fri 3:30 – 4:30pm 
Reading music is an amazing asset in the world of music and musical
theater.  This introduction to basic music theory, will show you how to
recognize the musical symbols that denote pitch, key signatures, rhythms,
expressions, and more! 
Instructor George H. Croom
Class Size 8 minimum 6
Classes (Wed and Fri) Sept  23, 25, 30, Oct 2, 7, 9, 14, 16,21, 23   
Tuition $250

INTRO TO SIGHT SINGING (DO-RE-MI)…………………………......…………Wed AND Fri 4:30 – 5:30pm
Learn your music and harmonies faster with this introduction to sight
singing!  Be able to look at a piece of music and know just what to sing.
For those who are already familiar with the basics of reading music
and/or music theory.  
Instructor George H. Croom
Class Size 8 minimum 6
Classes (Wed and Fri) Sept  23, 25, 30, Oct 2, 7, 9, 14, 16,21, 23   
Tuition $250

MUSICAL THEATER HISTORY…………………………………………………………....Wed  5:30 – 6:30pm
Musical theater has come a long way since its start in the 1800's! 
From complex stories, mind-blowing special effects, to extraordinary
costumes, this multi-media Music Theater History course provides
a retrospective of integral musicals throughout history, and highlights
their influence on the contemporary shows that we know and love today.
Instructor George H. Croom
Class Size 8, minimum 6
Classes (Wed) Sept 23, 30, Oct 7,14, 21, 28, Nov 4, 11, 18,25  
Tuition $250

DANCE
TAP FUN!........................................................................................................................Thur 3:30- 4:15pm 
Tap away way troubles as JJ introduces you to Broadway style
tap dancing. In taps or soft shoe, learn how to produce sounds
and rhythms with specialized movements, all set songs you
can’t help but sing along to!
Instructor Jennifer Jonas Cahill
Class Size 12 minimum 6
Classes (Thurs) Sept  24, Oct 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Nov 5,12, 19 (last class 2 hours) 
Tuition $250

DANCING THRU LIFE…………….............……………………………….....………………Thurs 4:30 – 5:15pm
Take a trip back in time as you learn fun social dances from the eras that gave
us shows like Grease, Hairspray, Bandstand, and so much more!
  We’ll explore
dances from different decades and learn combinations set to songs from our
favorite nostalgic shows
Instructor Jennifer Jonas Cahill
Class Size 12 minimum 6
Classes (Thur) Sept  24, Oct 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Nov 5,12, 19 (last class 2 hours) 
Tuition $250

5, 6, 7, 8…DANCE!…………………………………………..........................………………Thurs 5:30 6:30pm
Put your best foot forward as JJ teaches the basics that every kid needs to
shine in a dance show!
  Learn and polish beginner steps and techniques
that will provide a strong foundation theater dance.
  Each class will include
warm ups, a review, and a new combination full of steps that are typically 
featured in popular shows.
  A great class to improve skill in picking up
choreography and  strengthening technique!
Instructor Jennifer Jonas Cahill
Class Size 12 minimum 6
Classes (Thur) Sept 24, Oct 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Nov 5,12, 19 (last class 2 hours) 
Tuition $250

MEET MARK! 

Mark J. Parker is an acting coach, casting director, filmmaker, digital content creator, podcaster, and SAG-AFTRA actor. Mark has been the casting director of the ABC hidden camera series "What Would You Do?" at ABC's Lincoln Square Productions for 7 seasons. He has worked on multiple films and TV shows in various roles throughout the years, such as broadcast series "Ugly Betty" and "30 Rock" to cable shows like "Celebrity Ghost Stories" and "Celebrity Close Calls." Additionally, he's cast improv-based/soft-scripted TV specials, limited series, and reality series for broadcast, cable, and streaming networks since 2010, along with scripted independent films and video projects. After 40 North American film festival acceptances, his short film "Sticks" is available to watch on Amazon Prime Video, and his next short "Family History" will be screening at festivals in late 2020 and throughout 2021. He co-hosts and produces the entertainment podcast "Add This To Your List," and his most recent stage credits include: The Laramie Project (Clocktower Players, Irvington, NY), You Can’t Take It With You (St. Jean’s Players, NYC), Night of the Living Dead Live! (interACT Theatre Productions, NJ), and Dog Sees God (AlphaNYC Theater Co., NYC). He graduated from Fordham University and received a certificate in Producing from NYU’s School of Professional Studies. mjp-pov.com 






Virtual Main Stage ADULT 18+

PERFORMANCE
JUBILEE PODCAST THEATER Auditions TBA 
Original WORLD PREMIERE Plays Auditions TBA
18+ Participation Fee $30 


ACTING

ON-CAMERA ACTING………………………………………...................................Mon 7:30 – 8:30pm 
Looking to feel more natural and nuanced in your on-screen performances?
Join acting coach, casting director, and filmmaker Mark J. Parker for an inspiring
and insightful class on acting for the camera. Practice scene study technique
with monologues and dialogue from film & TV, and learn essential skills to
perform for the up-close and personal eye of the camera. 
Instructor Mark J. Parker
Class size 8 minimum 6 
Classes (Mon) Oct 5, 12, 19, 26, Nov 2, 9, 16, 23  

Tuition $200  

VOICE-OVER, NARRATION, & COMMERCIALS………………….........................Mon 3:30-4:30pm
Voice is one of the actor's most important tools, with no limits to where
your imagination can take you!  Join this unique class on voice-over
acting to create new and exciting characters with just your voice reading
scripts from commercials, film, TV show and even books!  Learn how to
incorporate quirky voices and silly sound effects into this great form of story-telling!  
Classes (Mon) Sept  Oct 5, 12, 19, 26 
Tuition $100

INTRO TO FILM MAKING ………………………...................................................Mon 4:30- 5:30pm
Got a great idea for a film? Let Mark J Parker help you tell your tale! 
From development to editing, this course in the basics of film making
will teach you all of the steps to make your own independent short
film and what to do with it when it's done.
Instructor Mark J. Parker
Class size 6 minimum 4
Classes (Mon) Sept Oct 5, 12, 19, 26 
Tuition $100

PODCASTING INTRO………………………………………….................................Mon 7:30 8:30pm 
During this insightful workshop, learn what it takes to be an effective
host and how to develop your ideas and interests in order to develop
your own podcasts and social media videos. Plus, find out what
equipment you need to get started in the exciting world of podcasting.
Instructor Mark J. Parker
Class Size 6 minimum 4
Classes (Mon) Nov 16, 23
Tuition $50 

MUSIC
READING MUSIC AN INTRO……………………………….........….......Wed AND Fri 3:30 – 4:30pm 
Reading music is an amazing asset in the world of music and musical
theater.  This introduction to basic music theory, will show you how to
recognize the musical symbols that denote pitch, key signatures, rhythms,
expressions, and more! 
Instructor George H. Croom
Class Size 8 minimum 6
Classes (Wed and Fri) Sept  23, 25, 30, Oct 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23  
Tuition $250

INTRO TO SIGHT SINGING (DO-RE-MI)…………………………..……Wed AND Fri 4:30 – 5:30pm
Learn your music and harmonies faster with this introduction to sight
singing!  Be able to look at a piece of music and know just what to sing.
For those who are already familiar with the basics of reading music
and/or music theory.  
Instructor George H. Croom
Class Size 8 minimum 6
Classes (Wed and Fri) Sept  23, 25, 30, Oct 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23   
Tuition $250

MUSICAL THEATER HISTORY…………………………………………………....Wed  5:30 – 6:30pm
Musical theater has come a long way since its start in the 1800's! 
From complex stories, mind-blowing special effects, to extraordinary
costumes, this multi-media Music Theater History course provides
a retrospective of integral musicals throughout history, and highlights
their influence on the contemporary shows that we know and love today.
Instructor George H. Croom
Class Size 8, minimum 6
Classes (Wed) Sept 23, 30, Oct 7,14, 21, 28, Nov 4, 11, 18, 25  
Tuition $250

Mark J. Parker is an acting coach, casting director, filmmaker, digital content creator, podcaster, and SAG-AFTRA actor. Mark has been the casting director of the ABC hidden camera series "What Would You Do?" at ABC's Lincoln Square Productions for 7 seasons. He has worked on multiple films and TV shows in various roles throughout the years, such as broadcast series "Ugly Betty" and "30 Rock" to cable shows like "Celebrity Ghost Stories" and "Celebrity Close Calls." Additionally, he's cast improv-based/soft-scripted TV specials, limited series, and reality series for broadcast, cable, and streaming networks since 2010, along with scripted independent films and video projects. After 40 North American film festival acceptances, his short film "Sticks" is available to watch on Amazon Prime Video, and his next short "Family History" will be screening at festivals in late 2020 and throughout 2021. He co-hosts and produces the entertainment podcast "Add This To Your List," and his most recent stage credits include: The Laramie Project (Clocktower Players, Irvington, NY), You Can’t Take It With You (St. Jean’s Players, NYC), Night of the Living Dead Live! (interACT Theatre Productions, NJ), and Dog Sees God (AlphaNYC Theater Co., NYC). He graduated from Fordham University and received a certificate in Producing from NYU’s School of Professional Studies. mjp-pov.com 





GEORGE H. CROOM
 (Director, Musical Director) has served as music director for over 200 productions, including, Kiss Of The Spiderwoman, 42nd Street, Cabaret, Urinetown, Personals, The Pirates of Penzance, City Of Angels, Miss Saigon, Ragtime, Nine, Songs For A New World, A Little Night Music, The Mystery Of Edwin Drood, And The World Goes Round, Into The Woods, Gypsy, West Side Story, Blues In The Night, Merrily We Roll Along, the European premiere of Myths And Hymns, and the off-Broadway premiere of The Scarlet Letter.  As an actor he has appeared in national tours of Evita, Purlie and Godspell; off Broadway in Sweethearts, Celebration, The Wind In The Willows and The Elephant Piece, and regionally in productions of Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner?, La Cage Aux Folles, The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare (abridged), A Midsummer Night’s Dream, You Can’t Take It With You and As You Like It, among many. He has directed/choreographed productions of Ragtime, Sister Act, Bonnie And Clyde, Company, Dreamgirls, Bloodbrothers, Sweeney Todd, Damn Yankees, Side By Side By Sondheim, On The Twentieth Century, Me And My Girl, and Assassins.; directed productions of The Odd Couple, You Can’t Take It With You, Hairspray, 9 To 5 and In The Heights.  He wrote the score for Shakedown Street for the New York Fringe Festival, Twelfth Night at the Herbert Mark Newman Theater, and Suicide In Bb for the 18th Street Playhouse.  He currently teaches voice at The Masters School, and is music consultant for several schools and resident director for three companies.