We had a wonderful 6 six weeks with our 2019 YAPI students. Check back in January 2020 for more information on auditions and dates for YAPI 2020!
Challenge yourself this summer with 6 weeks (225 hours) of college-level theater classes that include Audition & Acting Technique, Scene Study, Shakespeare, Musical Theater, Improvisation, Tap, The Business and more. Faculty is made up of professional educators and artists. Admission is by audition only.
This process-based program meets Monday – Friday from 9am – 5pm and culminates in a showcase for an audience of family, friends and theater professionals.
Following the program, YAPI students may opt to travel to NYC and see up to 7 Broadway shows, take classes taught by Broadway artists, and meet former Studio East students who are currently on, or have performed on Broadway.
YAPI Auditions & Information:
Auditions: Dates TBA. Check this space in January 2020. Spaces are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Auditions are 20 minutes in length. Call (425) 820- 1800 to reserve your spot.
Prepare: A contemporary monologue one minute in length. Please bring a picture/resume. Returning students do not need to re-audition but must call to ensure a space. If you are interested in the NYC trip, please audition before May 1st.
Enrollment: Up to 36 students, ages 13 to 19
Information Session: TBA
YAPI orientation/parent meeting: TBA
YAPI dates: TBA
Showcases (mandatory): TBA
2020 Instructors: TBA
YAPI Fee: TBA
New York Trip
Following YAPI, students may opt to travel to New York City for a 6-day theater tour. The New York trip fee includes airfare, hotel, bus and subway fares, theater classes, museum admissions, and at least 5 shows.
New York Trip dates: TBA
New York Mandatory Meeting: TBA
New York Fee: TBA