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WELCOME TO BAL

Stay “creatively connected” with Brooklyn Acting Lab! BAL has been serving the Brooklyn community by offering theater classes, workshops, and live performances since 2007. We believe that the arts are essential, and no matter the circumstances the BAL community can always find moments of collective JOY together!

After-School Programs

Offered at multiple locations in Park Slope, BAL’s after-school theater programs are immersive theatrical adventures and provide PK-12 students an opportunity to play, dance, move, and engage in guided dramatic play and improvisation.

Private Coaching | Audition Prep

Brooklyn Acting Lab offers private singing lessons, acting coaching, and audition prep. Our team of professional actors and performers will work with students to grow as a performer, build technique, feel confident, and have fun!

Summer Camps & Programs

Spend your summer performing, creating, imagining and having fun with Brooklyn Acting Lab. BAL’s immersive summer acting programs and theater camps are facilitated safely for grades K thru 8th.

School Breaks & Holidays

Aligning with the NYC public school calendar, Brooklyn Acting Lab’s School & Holiday Break Programs are designed to inspire students – when they’re off from school – as they design props, costumes, set pieces, choreography and songs or pieces of music.

BAL Productions

BAL Productions are community affairs, woven from the rich fabric of social, cultural, and environmental factors that are organic to Brooklyn neighborhoods. Buy tickets and learn more about our past and upcoming productions here.

Support BAL

Please help keep the BAL magic alive. Brooklyn Acting Lab has been serving our community since 2008 and nothing is going to change that, but today we need your support, so that tomorrow, when we come together again we are strong.

What’s Happening at BAL

  • Brooklyn Acting Lab Brooklyn Acting Lab continues to provide safe and creative spaces for youth to come together, with after-school programming that designed to engage and inspire. Come create with us at one of our three convenient locations!...

  • 10/26-12/7 Cabaret is an art form in which a performer interprets song in an intimate setting with no fourth wall. In Cabaret Performance Workshop, performance coach Jennie Litt, will help singers 17 and older find their truth in each song of their choosing, c...

  • Brooklyn Acting Lab’s Summer Programs serve children who are Rising Kindergarten (entering Kindergarten in Fall 2023) through Rising 8th (entering 8th Grade in Fall 2023). BAL’s theater camps run weekly and bi-weekly from June 26th – September 1st 2023. Classe...

BAL MUSIC VIDEO: ROCKY HORROR'S TIME WARP!

About Brooklyn Acting Lab

Brooklyn Acting Lab’s mission is to create innovative theatrical works that reflect our diverse global community and to nurture talent by providing comprehensive arts training for children and adults. BAL partners with schools and community-based organizations to provide arts-in-education programming, performances, and events, collaborating across the performing arts in order to exchange work and ideas with artists nationally and internationally.

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Brooklyn Acting Lab does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, sex, age, national origin (ancestry), alienage or citizenship status, disability, martial status, sexual orientation, or military status in any of its activities or operations.