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Actors Studio


  1. "Actors Studio" is a 2013 family film written and directed by Alireza Davoudnejad.
  2. Actors Studio is an American TV show which aired for 65 episodes, from September 26, 1948 to October 26 on the fledgling ABC Television Network; then from November 1, 1949 to June 23, 1950 on CBS Television. It was hosted by Marc Connelly.


The Actors Studio is a membership organization for professional actors, theatre directors and playwrights at 432 West 44th Street in the Hell's Kitchen neighborhood of Manhattan in New York City. It was founded October 5, 1947, by Elia Kazan, Cheryl Crawford, Robert Lewis and Anna Sokolow, who provided training for actors who were members. Lee Strasberg joined later and took the helm in 1951 until his death on February 17, 1982.

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Google previewMoon Buenos Aires (2017)

by Nicholas Mills

com; from US$7 The Actors Studio Although it's in no way connected to the identically named New York school, The Actors Studio is a learning place for budding thespians in Buenos Aires. Many ( though not all) of the productions performed here are done so by in-house actors, and quality is assured. It is an ideal place to come and see budding confident young actors. Check the website for performance dates. MAP 6: Av. Díaz Vélez 3842, ...

Google previewThe Cambridge Guide to Theatre (1995)

by Martin Banham

TLM Actors Studio, The ( USA) Founded in 1947 by GROUP THEATRE alumni ELIA KAZAN, CHERYL CRAWFORD and ROBERT LEWIS, the Actors Studio is a unique workshop for professional actors.

Google previewThe Cambridge Guide to American Theatre (1996)

by Don B. Wilmeth, Tice L. Miller

Actors Studio, The Founded in 1947 by GROUP THEATRE alumni ELIA KAZAN, CHERYL CRAWFORD, and ROBERT LEWIS, the Actors Studio is a unique workshop for professional actors. It is not a schooi; it charges no tuition; and once an ...

Google previewThe Methuen Drama Dictionary of the Theatre (2013)

by Jonathan Law

Actors Studio The New Yorkbased workshop for professional actors founded in 1947 by Elia KAZAN, Robert Lewis, and Cheryl Crawford. Under the artistic direction of Lee STRASBERG (from 1948 ), the Studio became known as the US home of the METHOD school of acting and nurtured many leading theatre and film stars, including Marlon Brando. The Actors Studio West, the Studio's only branch outside New York, opened in West Hollywood, ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Contemporary American Theater (2011)

1930-2010 by James Fisher

Some of the finest mid-twentieth century American actors were members of the Actors Studio, including Geraldine Page, Kim Stanley, Paul Newman, Marilyn Monroe, Joanne Woodward, Marlon Brando, Montgomery Clift, Robert De Niro, Estelle Parsons, Dustin Hoffman, Al Pacino, Ellen Burstyn, Shelley Winters, and many others. After a decade, the Actors Studio established special units for dramatists and directors and to mount productions. Tennessee Williams, Edward Albee, ...

Google previewThe Film Encyclopedia 7e (2013)

The Complete Guide to Film and the Film Industry by Ephraim Katz, Ronald Dean Nolen

Actors Studio. A rehearsal group for professional actors, established in New York City in 1947 by Elia KAzAN, Robert Lewis, and Cheryl Crawford. Lee STRAsBERG became its artistic director in 1949 and it soon became the center for advancing ...

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I joined the Actors Studio and began to work with Lee Strasberg, and that changed my work. (Sally Field)
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