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The Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre
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  • 2 Year
  • NEW YORK CITY, NY

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340 E 54TH STREET
NEW YORK CITY, NY 10022
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The Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre is a full-time acting conservatory located in the heart of New York City. Our approach focuses on the artistic growth of the actor through technical training in acting, movement, speech, and voice. We offer the serious acting student what few other acting schools can provide – a rich tradition of excellence in actor training coupled with the practical skills for building a career.

We remain the only conservatory where the faculty was trained to teach acting by Sanford Meisner himself. Given the passion and skill of our instructors, it’s no surprise The Cambridge Guide to Theatre (Cambridge University Press) described The Neighborhood Playhouse as the most respected acting school in the country and first among all professional training programs.

The Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre is a non-profit, tax-exempt school of training for actors, accredited by the National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST).

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
100%
SAT Range
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ACT Range
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Application Fee
$75
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Recommended
Accepts Common App
No

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Cost

Net Price
$31,562 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$3,098 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
25%

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Academics

Professors
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Student Faculty Ratio
6:1
Evening Degree Programs
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Class of 2022 - Industry Showcase

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In the spring, all of our graduating students participate in our Showcase for industry professionals including agents, managers, directors, and more. While there are no guarantees in the world of acting, the Industry Showcase has helped to launch the careers of many of our graduating students and frequently results in the students booking meetings, auditions and subsequent work.

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
44 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
0
Undergrads Over 25
36%
Pell Grant
8%
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
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National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
36%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
88%
National
83%

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