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For Actors and Non-Actors
Private One-on-One Intensives
Private Group Sessions
Online and Phone Sessions
"A class with Larry Gleason will challenge you, invigorate you,
educate you, and above all expect of you the best you have to bring
to the craft of acting."
Kirsti Carnahan, Producer
privately for ten years and excels in classical and
contemporary monologue and audition preparation,
text analysis and scene study. Larry will help you:
Monologue WorkOut! One-on-One or form your own group
Professional Scene Study--form your own group
Coaching for NYC area Actors: set fee
Coaching outside NYC: fee negotiated.
Call 917.549.5173 or send an e-mail to
accepted. Larry is available to further your instruction
by phone and e-mail at no extra cost.
Four hours consecutively;
additional hours discounted
session. Work on monologues, scenes, new material,
or even a play. Work on acting technique, private
moments, emotional work. Just you and Larry.
Completely tailored to your needs. And completely
private. Contact Larry. (subject line: 'Intensives')
If you have a group of people you would like to work
with, you can form your own private class and split
Work on text, monologues, scenes, new material, or
even a play with you and your colleagues. You set the
size of the class, you determine how many sessions
and their length, when and how frequently you meet,
you decide the rehearsal venue. For more info, click
For Actors and non-Actors:
PUBLIC SPEAKING COACHING
CEOs, Club Officers, Business Leaders, Group Leaders,
Lawyers, Religious Leaders, Politicians, Interviewers,
Interviewees, Staffers, Seasoned or First-time
speakers, anyone who needs to get up in front of small
or large groups.
Though not eligible for Actor Weekend Specials, rates
are very competitive.
Go to Public Speaking Coaching for more information
on what Larry can do for you.
ONLINE and PHONE COACHING SESSIONS
AND NOW ON SKYPE!
If you live outside NYC, Larry will correspond via e-
mail or set up scheduled SKYPE phone sessions by the
hour. This requires a previous relationship with Larry.
In some cases prior work with Larry can be waived,
but payment for work (via USPS money order only)
must be made in advance. Call Larry for more details.
Need help to improve your public speaking profile? Let
Larry guide you as you improve your research,
presentation, body language, etc.
Have questions about a role? Shakespearean or
heightened text eluding you? Larry can help you break
down the text for complete roles or just a speech, help
you find acting choices, guide you during rehearsal -
whatever your need. Fees are set according to each
RELAXATION AND AWARENESS COACHING
Public Speaking Classes, Larry will coach you through
an hour session that is about centering your mind and
body giving you sense of Relaxation and Awareness.
This coaching can be done as a standalone session or
in addition to your Acting or Public Speaking session.
Go to Relaxation and Awareness for more info.
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students and grads,
Circle students and
grads, ask for your
Actor Sunday Specials
$50 per hour session
plus studio rental
slots available--book now
Slots are available for one-on-one or
Claim an hour or more for yourself or
for your group.
Work solo or with your group on
monologues, scenes or
cold readings for theater, film and TV.
to secure your slot.
Can't make it to the Specials?
Larry is available other days and times
at regular rates:
$75 plus cost of studio rental, if
needed, at any Manhattan location.
How To Book
Can't make it to the
Actor Sunday Specials?
Try other days and times,
Larry will work with you at your home or
at a rental acting studio for $75/hr. You
are responsible for booking and the cost
for a rental space, if needed. Here are
studios in Midtown Manhattan out of
which Larry works. When asking for a
studio, say that you need a room for two
people doing monologue work. For
groups, make sure the space is large
enough to accommodate the number of
people. Please check my schedule prior
to booking to make sure I am indeed
available. Call Larry for regular rates.
Here is the studio list below:
(Jean Blevin, owner)
353 West 48 Street, 2nd floor
$15+ all times, 15x16, 11x16
48 West 21st St (btw. 5th/6th Ave)
check out new rates
18 West 18th Street
520 Eighth Ave at 36th Street, 16th floor
or 131 West 72nd Street
actor hub, rooms: $15 and $16
244 West 54 St, 12th floor
212.246.6655 offers 50% off “same day
of booking” rate
134 West 29th Street, 2nd floor
(btw. 6th/7th Ave) 212.273.9696
Day rates, new Specials
Have another studio you like? Okay!
As long as it is Manhattan!
Larry will work with you at a rental
acting studio. You are responsible for
booking and the cost for a rental space,
if needed. When asking for a studio, say
that you need a room for two people
doing monologue work. For groups,
make sure the space is large enough to
accommodate the number of people.
Please check my schedule prior to
booking to make sure I am indeed
available. Call Larry at 917.549.5173 for
If you have access to a suitable working
space such as a Manhattan apartment
or studio, Larry can come to you, no
additional cost. Outside Manhattan,
travel time and cost may apply.
Get an honest appraisal
of your child's or teen's
Larry will work with
your child or teen in a
regular coaching session
and review their
evaluation with you in a
thorough and honest way.
You'll know where you
stand on what could be a
very important decision
in your child or teen's
Call Larry to set up a
Rachel Wagner has just be accepted at
Santa Fe University.
Sarah Beth Lipsman has just been
at Chicago College of Performing
Arts/Roosevelt University going for her
BFA in Musical Theatre, Dance Emphasis
Tracy McMullan in "Under The Table"
at the Tribeca Film Festival
Trisha Jeffrey won Best Actress in a
Musical or Revue (Chicago Resident Equity)
for her performance as "Celie' in The Color
Purple at Chicago's Mercury Theatre.
Chris Henry Coffey
appeared on Broadway at Circle In The
Square as 'Joe DiMaggio' in
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