NSRTCJohn Cage, Max Yasgur, and 

the Last Great Tummler Walk Into Arlene’s
Roadside Cafe Near Woodstock, New York
by David Susman

Saturday, May 8, 10:00am

For details & to register – visit our calendar or
direct to register and pay


Writing the Ten Minute Play
Class Performance

Saturday, May 12, 7:00pm

For details & to register – visit our calendar or
direct to register and pay


Improv- Class Performance

Saturday, May 25, 7:00pm

For details & to register – visit our calendar or
direct to register and pay



Re-visit Women’s HERstory Month
Check out our list of performances with links




While we can’t meet in person,
we’re scheduling performances
you can access online.
*See notice from Marc*



The Actors Studio has
joined the movement to
fight for Freedom,
Liberation and Justice.
Visit our:
Black Lives Matter page

While watching or listening,

please consider making a donation



We are adapting classes for ZOOM

Next up:



Classes currently meeting::

Storytelling, via ZOOM

Monday’s 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
April 5, 12, 19, 26  May 3

for more details

Writing the Ten Minute Play,
via ZOOM

Wednesday’s 7:00 p.m.
April 7,14, 21, 28 & May 5
Wednesday May 12, 7:00 p.m.

for more details

Improv Class, via ZOOM

Tuesday’s 7:00 p.m.
April 20, 27, May 4, 11, 18
Performance Tuesday May 25, 8:00 p.m.

Tuition $200
for more details and to register or
direct to register and pay


While we can’t meet in person,
we’re scheduling classes
you can access online.
*See notice from Marc*













learn about our full selection classes



Starting January 1, 2021, The Actors Studio of Newburyport accepted submissions for the 4th Annual TASN Short Play Festival.  After an overwhelming response, the submissions window is now closed.  See the Play Development page for details.





Be a part of the TASN team and gain production experience and/or add your technical and marketing skills to our burgeoning virtual programming. Positions such as box office, usher, running crews, tech, lighting and stage management will be on hold until we are performing live again. For more information contact Judy Mouradian at jmouradian@hotmail.com.


Be Part of our Future.

On behalf of myself, and our Board of Directors, I invite you to be a part of our future by contributing to our 2020 Annual Appeal. It’s not too late! 

Founded in 1991, the Actors Studio of Newburyport is a 501©(3) theater, which serves as a vital cultural resource for the community: to inspire, enrich and engage audiences and to develop both the art form and the individual.

Performance Venue

Our 50-seat black box theater is host to established plays, new original works, staged readings, film and musical performances.
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Friendly Learning Environment

The studio hosts a variety of classes & workshops including: cold reading, scene study, character development, voice, monologue, on-camera, improvisation, and musical theater.

New Works

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