3-Week Acting for Film Camp for Teens

Locations: New York City, Los Angeles, Harvard University, Walt Disney World® Resort, Paris, Florence, South Beach, Gold Coast, Sydney

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.


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. Techniques including Stanislavski’s System, the Method, and the Meisner technique are explored, and campers perform exercises, scenes, and monologues for the camera. 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.


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.

Teen Acting Camps


Tuition & Fees: $3,410

Room and Board is Additional
Housing: Click here for availabilities.

Start Dates for Available Locations:
• New York City

Jul 23, 2017 – Aug 12, 2017

• Los Angeles

Jul 23, 2017 – Aug 12, 2017
Aug 6, 2017 – Aug 26, 2017
Jan 7, 2018 – Jan 27, 2018

• Harvard University

Jun 25, 2017 – Jul 15, 2017
Jul 16, 2017 – Aug 5, 2017


Jun 11, 2017 – Jul 1, 2017
Jul 9, 2017 – Jul 29, 2017

• Paris – France

Jul 9, 2017 – Jul 29, 2017
Jul 30, 2017 – Aug 19, 2017

• Florence – Italy

Jun 25, 2017 – Jul 15, 2017
Jul 23, 2017 – Aug 12, 2017

• South Beach, Florida

Jun 12, 2017 – Jun 30, 2017
Jul 10, 2017 – Jul 28, 2017

• Gold Coast, Australia

Jan 7, 2018 – Jan 27, 2018

• Sydney, Australia

Jan 7, 2018 – Jan 27, 2018

3 College Credits*:

*The New York State Board of Regents’ National College Credit Recommendation Service (NCCRS) Program, recommends New York Film Academy programs for college credit to over 1500 colleges and universities (nationalccrs.org)

Teen Camp Locations


All programs and workshops are solely owned and operated by the New York Film Academy and are not affiliated with Universal Studios, Harvard University, or Walt Disney World® Resort.
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