Our 50-seat black box theater is host to established plays, new original works, staged readings, film and musical performances.
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The studio hosts a variety of classes & workshops including: cold reading, scene study, character development, voice, monologue, on-camera, improvisation, and musical theater.


We provide a forum for local playwrights to present their work to live audiences for evaluation and feedback throughout the play development process.



Full Moon Story Slam - NOTE date changes:     This event has been postponed to Saturday May 2. Hope to see you there! (see May Calendar page for details.)

Hi Friends, The Best of the North Shore voting for 2015 has begun. We are so grateful to have been voted #1 Small Live Venue in the North Shore last year. If you are still excited by our programming,
please cast your vote! Thanks, Marc.     Please click here on BONS Voting

Help Us STAY Front And Center     Thank you for making possible our 2014 BONS (Best of North Shore) award for "Best Small Live Venue". Your support through innumerable ways made this possible. Please help us to continue with our vast offerings through your involvement and your generosity. This annual campaign is offering an additional means for contributing: PayPal .
      View Full Appeal Letter & Schedule here
Please click here on TASN or mail your check to:
    The Actors Studio of Newburyport, The Tannery Marketplace, 50 Water St., Newburyport, MA 01950