Student Storytelling Show

Monday August 9 7:00pm
See calendar for details or
direct to register


Full Moon Story Slam
Theme: Lost and Found

Saturday August 14 7:00pm
See calendar for details or
direct to register and donate


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on the Short Play Festival

August 20-22, 27-29, 2021





Change is inevitable, and
some changes bring opportunities!

*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


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our current COVID-19 Policy





We adapted some classes for ZOOM

Next up:


Classes currently meeting:

Cold Reading ClassesLIVE – are BACK!!
Wednesday evenings and Friday mornings

for more details


The Art of Storytelling, via ZOOM

Monday’s 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
July 12, 19, 26 &  August 2

For details & to register –
visit our calendar 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

Call for Playwrights

Calling for submissions for Women’s HERstory month 2022.
See details.


Please check out our partners


Acting Out Productions


The Performing Project





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.