Creative Expression Workshop

Application Process

The application process for The Creative Expression Workshop Ten Session Intensive Acting Program includes completion of the application, reference checking and interviews.Prior to completing the application we ask that you take some time to read two essays by Thurman E. Scott, the Artistic Director and Founder of the Actors Theatre Workshop and Mr. Scott’s professional biography. The essays will provide you with a greater understanding of the creative foundation upon which ATW was built. Mr. Scott’s biography will help place the curriculum and what you will learn in the class into a broader theatre context. These essays and their links can be found on our website:

Application Submission Details

Please complete the requested contact information, provide references, and answer the questions below.

If you do not receive an email confirming receipt of your application within two days of submission, please contact us at, or call us at (212) 947-1386 x 0. After reviewing your application and contacting your references, we will contact you to schedule an interview.

We look forward to receiving your application!

Contact Information

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Please list two references we may contact; at least one should be professional supervisor from a current or former job or volunteer position.

If you are a recent graduate or are still attending school, please provide a third reference from your Academic Advisor or a professor who knows you well.

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How did you hear about us?

Please be as detailed as possible below, as it will greatly assist in our outreach efforts. For instance, if this was through the Internet, please list the web site and search engine below.

In preparation for the interview, and so we may begin to get to know you, please answer the following questions. These questions are meant to challenge you creatively and to address some of the issues that unfold throughout the creative process.

Please describe your professional background and current responsibilities in your work?
500 character minimum (required)

What quality in yourself do you want to develop? What do you want to accomplish in this class?
500 character minimum (required)

Are you willing to commit yourself to the philosophy and technique the teacher is teaching in order to achieve those goals? Meaning, will you pay attention, do the work, be committed, listen, stay in the moment, not jump ahead, and follow the teacher’s guidance and instruction?
500 character minimum (required)

Are you currently studying acting or working with an acting coach? If so, where and with whom?

Please copy and paste your current ACTING resume here :

Please submit a professional headshot or clear digital photo of yourself (must be 200MB or under) (required):

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