Terry Knickerbocker Studio is a home for actors to become the best artists they can be. Every aspect of the Studio serves the artist’s mission of creating beauty in the world.
Terry Knickerbocker Studio is a premier acting school, dedicated to the work of legendary acting teacher Sanford Meisner, located in NYC in the heart of Industry City, Brooklyn. Our belief in a holistic approach to actor training is the source of our unwavering commitment to nurturing the total actor: body, mind, and soul. We offer an affordable alternative to MFA programs, without sacrificing quality. By providing a conservatory setting, our world-class faculty rigorously trains the actor to succeed in a highly competitive industry. We seek students who are diverse, generous, curious, collaborative, open-hearted, spirited, uncompromising, and real. The work we do at the Terry Knickerbocker Studio exemplifies impeccable integrity, joyous practice, bold choices, and a lively sense of play.
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