What’s the subtext?

Acting Workshop: Scene Study

Indoor Theater Program

WHO: For 5th-8th Grades

WHERE: BAL North Slope/ Old First Church (729 Carroll Street)

WHEN: Thursdays; 5:00-6:30PM

DATES: January 6th-June 16th

COST: $1,100 (school pick-up: $550)

Program Description


Take a deep dive into learning acting techniques to prepare you for the stage. Young actors will work on age-appropriate scenes and also work on creating their own. In this workshop young actors will: develop a physical relaxation practice, learn how to analyze text, explore obstacles and tactics, and practice trusting their impulses and making bold choices. We will delve into the joy of play and storytelling and explore character/scenework from improv to text.

Important Program Details

Important Details

  • February 24th (Midwinter Recess) and April 21st (Spring Recess).
  • Learn more about BAL’s Safety Policies & Guidelines here.

School Pick-Up Available

  • BAL picks up at the following schools: PK 280, PS 10, 39, 107, 154, 295, 321, Berkeley Carroll, and Poly Prep.
  • If your school is not on this list, please email us at admin@brooklynactinglab.org. We will do our very best to coordinate a pick-up from your child’s school.
  • School pick-up cost: $550