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.

More than $100,000 donated to the Lawrence Emergency Fund - Fundraising efforts continue to help those affected by the Merrimack Valley fires
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April 11, Thursday's 7pm - On Camera - Acting for TV and Film - classes commence
April 13, Saturday 10am - NSRT - Looted, by Michael R. McGuire
April 13, Saturday 3pm - Readings of new ten-minute plays with talk back,
                                      from Bruce Menin's Ten Minute Play class
                                              Actors & Audience needed! Free admission

April 24, Wednesday 6pm - Performing Project - Annual Fundraiser
                                              Venue: Newburyport Senior/Community Center

May 3-5, Friday/Saturday 8pm, Sunday 5pm - Group Soup 6
May 18, Saturday 7pm - Full Moon Story Slam - theme: Rivals
May 27, Monday 6:30pm - Writers & Actors INK

********************* Women's HERStory Month *********************
Thank you to everyone involved for a most successful, inspiring Women's HERStory Month

Enjoy watching some of our past performances     TASN Past Performances on YouTube

Be a part of our future!     Thank you for making possible our 2018 BONS (Best of North Shore) Editors' Choice Award for "Best Small Live Venue". As we build on our accomplishments, we look to the future with a great sense of excitement and purpose. We would not be where we are without your generous support. On behalf of myself, and our Board of Directors, I invite you to be a part of our future by contributing to our 2018 Annual Appeal.
      View Full 2018 Appeal Letter here
Please click here on TASN donations via Paypal or mail your check to:
    The Actors Studio of Newburyport, The Tannery Marketplace, 50 Water St., Newburyport, MA 01950