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New York Film Academy About Us

OPEN HOUSE

Battery Place Location: 17 Battery Place, 5th Floor, New York City, NY, 10004
Tel: 1-800-611-FILM, +1-212-674-4300     Email: openhouse@nyfa.edu
Saturday
Sep. 17th, 2016

  • Future Dates:
  • Oct. 15th, 2016
  • Nov. 19th, 2016
  • Dec. 10th, 2016
Open House
12:00pm
For Ages 18 & Up
Filmmaking, Acting for Film, Musical Theatre, Animation, Editing, Documentary Film, Cinematography, Journalism, Screenwriting, Photography, Producing, Game Design, Graphic Design
Camps Open House
2:30pm
For Teens(Ages 14-17) & Kids (Ages 10-13)
Hands-on Intensive Summer Camps in
Filmmaking, Acting for Film, Musical Theatre, Photography, Screenwriting, 3D Animation, Music Video
Auditions or Portfolio Review
This is an opportunity for any applicant that is ready to submit an application or has already applied to the New York Film Academy.
• 10:00am Acting Auditions
Click here for Acting Audition Guidelines

• 10:30am Musical Auditions
Click here for Musical Audition Guidelines

• 11:00am Portfolio Review
Click here for Portfolio Guidelines

Please note: You do not need to Audition or Receive a Portfolio review to attend the open house!
*Portfolio Reviews are available only for Applicants applying for our Degree Campus in Los Angeles or South Beach.

3300 Riverside Dr., Burbank, CA 91505
Tel: 1-888-988-NYFA, +1-818-333-3558     RSVP: studios@nyfa.edu
Saturday
Sep. 17th, 2016

  • Future Dates:
  • Oct. 15th, 2016
  • Nov. 19th, 2016
  • Dec. 10th, 2016
Open House
10:00am
For Ages 18 & Up
Filmmaking, Acting for Film, Musical Theatre, Animation, Editing, Documentary Film, Cinematography, Journalism, Screenwriting, Photography, Producing, Game Design, Graphic Design
Camps Open House
2:00pm
For Teens(Ages 14-17) & Kids (Ages 10-13)
Hands-on Intensive Summer Camps in
Filmmaking, Acting for Film, Musical Theatre, Photography, Screenwriting, 3D Animation, Music Video
Auditions or Portfolio Review
This is an opportunity for any applicant that is ready to submit an application or has already applied to the New York Film Academy.
• 10:00am Acting Auditions
Click here for Acting Audition Guidelines

• 10:00am Musical Auditions
Click here for Musical Audition Guidelines

• 10:00am Portfolio Review
Click here for Portfolio Guidelines

Please note: You do not need to Audition or Receive a Portfolio review to attend the open house!
*Portfolio Reviews are available only for Applicants applying for our Degree Campus in Los Angeles or South Beach.

Gold Coast: Upper Coomera Centre, 90 Reserve Road, Upper Coomera, QLD 4209
Tel: +61 7 5585 9722     RSVP at: rsvpgc@nyfa.edu
Saturday
Sep. 17th, 2016

  • Future Dates:
  • Oct. 8th, 2016
  • Nov. 19th, 2016
  • Dec. 17th, 2016
Open House
1:00pm - 3:00pm
For Ages 18 & Up
Under 18s MUST be accompanied by a parent/guardian

All Programs and Workshops


For Teens (Ages 13-17)
Hands-on Intensive School Holiday Camps in
Filmmaking, Acting for Film







Saturday
Sep. 3rd, 2016

  • Future Dates:
  • Oct. 8th, 2016
  • Nov. 12th, 2016
  • Dec. 10th, 2016
Sydney: Suite 127, Building 61, Fox Studios Australia, 38 Driver Ave, Moore Park, NSW, 2021
Tel: +61 2 8964 9321     RSVP at: rsvpsydney@nyfa.edu
Open House
12:00pm
For Ages 18 & Up
Under 18s MUST be accompanied by a parent/guardian

All Programs and Workshops


For Teens (Ages 13-17)
Hands-on Intensive School Holiday Camps in
Filmmaking, Acting for Film





420 Lincoln Road, Suite 200, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Tel: +1-305-534-6009     RSVP at: southbeach@nyfa.edu
Saturday
Sep. 17th, 2016

  • Future Dates:
  • Oct. 15th, 2016
Open House
12:00pm
 
Filmmaking, Acting for Film, Photography

Auditions or Portfolio Review
This is an opportunity for any applicant that is ready to submit an application or has already applied to the New York Film Academy.
• 10:00am Acting Auditions
Click here for Acting Audition Guidelines

• 10:30am Musical Auditions
Click here for Musical Audition Guidelines

• 11:00am Portfolio Review
Click here for Portfolio Guidelines

Please note: You do not need to Audition or Receive a Portfolio review to attend the open house!
*Portfolio Reviews are available only for Applicants applying for our Degree Campus in Los Angeles or South Beach.

New York Film Academy Disclaimer
Acting for Film Scholarship Audition Guidelines

In order to apply for the scholarship audition for the Acting for Film One and Two Year Programs or the Acting for Film Bachelor of Fine Arts, Master of Fine Arts and Associate of Fine Arts at the New York Film Academy, all applicants must submit a program application to audition. Applications can be submitted online or you can bring the application to the auditions. There is a $65 application fee required.

Please prepare two contemporary, contrasting monologues of approximately 60- 90 seconds per monologue.
New York Film Academy does not offer full tuition scholarships. The goal of the Audition is to assess the Creative Talent of an individual applicant for a talent based discount of up to $15,000 (USD) per year.


Please do not perform monologues from classical texts, e.g Shakespeare, Chekhov, Ibsen, or original works.

Your monologues must be age appropriate and from a legitimate source material published from film, television, or theatre. We suggest reading as many plays as you can get your hands on. This will help you begin to recognize the structure of a good scene within a play. Playwrights such as Shepard, Shanley, Margulies, LaBute, Rebeck, Mamet, Rapp etc. are a great place to start. Please feel free to contact the admissions office if you have any questions about appropriate material.

We want you to find pieces that excite you. But most importantly, we want you to find monologues and characters that you have a personal connection to. The more connected you are to the character’s circumstances, the more we get to see your talent and personality.

If an "in-person" audition is not possible, applicants may submit an audition on DVD or via private YouTube links. Please make sure your name, the program name and start date for which you are applying is written on the DVD.

An Admissions Representative will contact you shortly after your audition with an admissions decision and instructions for the award applied to your records.

Musical Theatre Scholarship Audition Guidelines

In order to apply for the scholarship audition for the One or Two Year Musical Theatre program at the New York Film Academy, all applicants must submit a program application to audition. Applications can be submitted online or you can bring the application to the auditions. There is a $65 application fee required. All grants and scholarships will be awarded based on talent.

All musical theatre applicants must prepare a 60-90 second monologue from a published contemporary American play or screenplay and two short contrasting musical theatre songs.

New York Film Academy does not offer full tuition scholarships. The goal of the Audition is to assess the Creative Talent of an individual applicant for a talent based discount of up to $15,000 (USD) per year.


When auditioning in person, please bring your own accompaniment on CD or iPod for your musical selections. When choosing audition selections, it is important to choose material that is age and type appropriate. It is also important to read the entire play, screenplay or libretto prior to your audition. Applications should be completed online or turned in prior to your audition in order to schedule your audition appointment.

An Admissions Representative will contact you shortly after your audition with an admissions decision.

If an "in-person" audition is not possible, applicants may submit an audition on DVD or via private YouTube links. Please make sure your name, the program name and start date for which you are applying is written on the DVD.

We want you to find pieces that excite you. But most importantly, we want you to find monologues and songs that you have a personal connection to. The more connected you are to the character’s circumstances, the more we get to see your talent and personality.

Portfolio Review Scholarship Guidelines

In order to apply for our portfolio review scholarship for our Bachelor of Fine Arts, Master of Fine Arts or One Year Master of Arts Programs at the New York Film Academy Los Angeles campus, applicants must submit a program application to be eligible for the portfolio review. An Applicant’s Portfolio will not be evaluated without an application.

Applications must be submitted online or they can be filled out at the time of the review. In order to apply, there is a $65 (USD) application fee required. All applications can be submitted www.nyfa.edu/applications.

The Portfolio Review Scholarship is only eligible for those applicants interested in attending a New York Film Academy degree program in our Los Angeles Campus.

What we are looking for in a portfolio: Creative samples are accepted in various stages of development, or as completed work. Examples of work can range from drawings, conceptual illustrations, short films, poetry, short stories, storyboards, designs, photographs, three dimensional models, or digitally generated images. Students may choose to submit a typed screenplay or short story (10 page maximum).

If an "in-person" portfolio review is not possible, applicants may submit a portfolio on DVD or via private YouTube links. Please make sure your name, the program name and start date for which you are applying is written on the DVD.

We encourage you to show us your creative abilities! The portfolio evaluation team is here to help understand who you are as a potential New York Film Academy student.