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Choosing the Right Path: Comparing Kimball Studio's Short-Burst Acting Intensives vs. Long-Term Consistent Training

At Kimball Studio, we recognize that every actor's journey is unique, which is why we offer two distinct pathways to success. Read below to learn more about our 6-Week Acting Intensives and our 20-Week Professional Acting Program. Each program caters to different needs and preferences, providing actors with the tools and opportunities they need to thrive in the industry. Let's take a closer look at the benefits of each and who would benefit most from them:

Photos of actors at our acting intensive group coaching

Our 6-Week Sunday Intensives are designed for actors seeking a short-burst, all-encompassing program to kickstart their professional acting careers. We offer these seasonally. Here's why this option might be the perfect fit for you:

  1. Intensive Training: In just six weeks, you'll receive rigorous on-camera training, career coaching, and valuable industry information and connections. This immersive experience prepares you for professional auditions, set work, and self-promotion in the vibrant NYC acting scene.The intensity of the experience leads to deep bonds with peers who are also actively pursuing major leaps in acting.

  2. Customized for Emerging Talent: Whether you're a recent graduate or a seasoned actor seeking inspiration, our intensives cater to all levels of experience. Benefit from the camaraderie of peers and the expertise of instructors as you further your personal & creative growth and accomplishment.

  3. Focused and Efficient: Maximize your learning potential with a concentrated schedule that eliminates distractions and fosters deep exploration of essential acting principles. By immersing yourself fully in the program, you'll emerge with newfound confidence and motivation to propel your career forward.

  4. Kicks you in The Butt!: Experience a sense of accomplishment and renewed motivation as you complete the 6-week intensive, paving the way for future success in your acting endeavors.

Who Would Benefit from Intensive Training: Actors looking for a high-impact, short-term program to gain essential skills and connections quickly, or those seeking a boost in their career trajectory. Whether you're new to the industry or a seasoned professional, our programs cater to all levels of experience and provide the tools and support needed to thrive in today's competitive industry.


Actors taking on camera acting class at Kimball Studio

Our 20-Week Professional Acting Classes Program offers a more extensive and immersive experience, providing actors with ongoing training, professional collaborations, and industry workshops. We offer two 20-week Sessions per year (Summer/Fall and Winter/Spring). Here's why this option might be the right fit for you:

  1. Comprehensive, Consistent Training: Elevate your skills with our 20-Week Professional Acting Program—a holistic approach to acting. Kind of like a gym, but for acting. You'll receive in-depth on-camera training, explore scenes from acclaimed series, and collaborate with industry professionals, setting you on a path to long-term success.

  2. Versatile Skill Development: Over the course of 20 weeks, you'll have the opportunity to explore a diverse range of acting techniques, genres, and roles, allowing you to develop versatility as an actor and confidently tackle any project that comes your way in the dynamic world of film and television. You can also always bring in any auditions you receive and work on them to prepare in class!

  3. Professional Collaborations & Industry Workshops: Work with renowned writers, producers, and series creators to delve into the latest scripts and scenes, gaining invaluable insights and experiences. You’ll also receive invitations to free workshops with casting directors, agents, and managers, enhancing your professional development and networking opportunities.

  4. Flexible Schedule and Makeup Policy: Life can be unpredictable, especially for working actors! With our flexible class schedule and generous (unlimited) makeup policy, you can make up any missed classes anytime within a session. We also have our professional acting classes available both in-person in new york and on zoom so you can take classes from anywhere.

Who Would Benefit from Long-Term Classes: Actors seeking a comprehensive, long-term training program that offers ongoing support, professional collaborations, and industry insights to help them thrive in today's competitive industry.

In conclusion:

Whether you're looking for a shorter intensive to kickstart your career or a long-term consistent training program to hone your craft, we've got an option for you.

Learn more & sign up for our 6-Week Intensives HERE

or learn more & secure your spot in our next 20-Week Summer/Fall Session HERE.

Let's make this your breakthrough year in acting and in your sustainable creative life!



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