Summer camps for 2021 are currently being planned for both in-person and online options. However, due to safety concerns surrounding COVID-19, NYFA will be unable to offer housing for in-person teen camps. Families will need to secure their own housing for campers and provide any necessary off-campus supervision, if traveling to a NYFA teen summer camp from another city, state or country. All after-school and weekend camps will be conducted online, until further notice. To view all camps and workshops offered, please click here.

3-Week Acting for Film Camp for Teens

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2021 Locations: New York City, Los Angeles, Paris, Florence, Gold Coast

The New York Film Academy’s 3-Week Acting for Film Camp for teens offers young actors the one-of-a-kind opportunity to study the craft of acting with industry professionals in exciting settings around the world. Held during the summer, the 3-Week Acting for Film Camp fits perfectly into most campers’ summer schedules, giving them an unforgettable experience as they learn the skills and techniques to act for film.

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Format

Campers split their time between in-class lectures, instructor-supervised workshops, and auditioning for and acting in other students’ films. A number of special topics like Shakespeare, stage combat, and dialects add variety. Classes and workshops are structured to challenge campers to create and control a character amidst the many demands of a film set. The structure of the camp’s classes and workshops is meant to challenge campers to construct and control a character amidst the many challenges that come with acting on a film set.

Classes

Over the course of the camp’s three weeks, students participate in a number of different classes that serve to supplement the fundamentals taught in Acting for Film and Monologues as well as receiving an introduction to the craft of filmmaking.
• Acting For Film
• Acting Technique
• Scene Study
• Film Craft
• Monologues
• Voice and Movement
• Improvisation
• Audition Technique

Upon successful completion of the camp, students receive a New York Film Academy certificate and a copy of their work.

Interested to learn more about the 3-Week Acting for Film Camp or apply today? Click here to learn more about the application process.

Please note that curriculum, dates, and prices are open to change.