MN Acting Studio - On-Camera Classes and Coaching

Overview

The MN ACTING STUDIO is an acting studio in NYC offering on-camera classes and private coaching for all ages and levels. Taught by working actor Matt Newton, on-set coach for "Blue Bloods", and author of "10 Steps to Breaking Into Acting."

Contact Information

147 West 35th Street New York, New York, United States 10001

phone: view phone347-915-5044

website: www.MNActingStudio.com

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MN ACTING STUDIO


"Matt Newton is not only a phenomenal acting coach, but also a passionate advocate for his clients. I respect him as an integral part of the team and rely on his expertise when developing talent."


-Halle Madia, Agent, Innovative Artists


"Matt is an incredibly knowledgeable coach who uses his success as an actor to communicate the adjustments that need to be made. His approach is honest, direct, and challenging. While working in a field that is constant battle, Matt continues to encourage and inspire the best that we have to offer." 


-Nick Cornish (CONFESSIONS OF A SHOPAHOLIC, GOSSIP GIRL


  


*PRIVATE AUDITION COACHING*


*PROFESSIONAL AUDITION TAPING*


*ON-CAMERA AUDITION CLASSES*


*ON-CAMERA ACTING TECHNIQUE*


*ADVANCED AUDITION BOOTCAMP (with industry guest)*


*KIDS AUDITION WORKSHOPS*


 


ABOUT THE STUDIO


The MN ACTING STUDIO is an acting studio in Manhattan focused on training actors for TV and film.  We offer affordable acting classes and private coaching for actors of all levels. We are founded upon the idea of learning by doing, giving our actors a unique, no-nonsense approach, combining the study of the craft of on-camera acting, with the practical business side of acting. Our teachers are working professionals who are experienced in all areas of the business, offering clients valuable insider insight, and knowledge into the current entertainment industry from an actor’s perspective.  

Our clients have booked roles on ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK, ROYAL PAINS, GOSSIP GIRL, THE FOLLOWING, BLACKLIST, HOSTAGES, DO NO HARM, REVOLUTION, HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER, UGLY BETTY, LOVE BITES, BOARDWALK EMPIRE, CONFESSIONS OF A SHOPAHOLICSKELETON TWINS, HAPPY BABY, DELIVERY MAN, and countless other films, TV shows, webseries, plays, and national commercials. 

ABOUT MATT NEWTON

Matt Newton is one of the most highly sought after film and tv acting coaches in New York City.  He is currently the on-set coach for the CBS show "Blue Bloods," the author of the book "10 Steps to Breaking Into Acting," writes an industry advice column for Backstage Magazine, and has a well established career acting in tv and film.  Matt has coached Golden Globe nominees, Emmy award winners, has worked as an on set coach on feature films and tv shows, and has been a guest talent judge on several reality shows. 

Matt has been a professional actor for nearly twenty years.  Matt has guest starred in over a dozen television shows, including "ROYAL PAINS," "THE AMERICANS," "CRIMINAL MINDS", "UGLY BETTY," "DRAKE AND JOSH GO HOLLYWOOD," "GILMORE GIRLS," "STRANGERS WITH CANDY," "ALL MY CHILDREN," "GUIDING LIGHT," "JUDGING AMY," "FAMILY LAW," "DRAGNET," and "MIRACLES."  He has appeared in a half dozen national network commercials (McDonald’s, Volkswagon, Bud Light), and several films, including “MEN WHO STARE AT GOATS,” “VAN WILDER,” “DAHMER” (nominated for three Independent Spirit Awards), and the lead role in “POSTER BOY (2004)”, for which he received rave reviews. He recently won Best Actor at the Philadelphia First Glance Film Festival for his role in the film "PEACE OF MIND."

Over the course of his career, he has worked alongside Oscar winner Jeff Bridges, Oscar nominees Jeremy Renner and Michael Lerner, Karen Allen, Ryan Reynolds, Amy Sedaris, and countless others.

Matt earned a degree in Drama from Vassar College, where he studied acting under Erin Mee (daughter of Charles Mee), Dennis Reid.  He also studied at the highly regarded National Theatre Institute in Waterford, CT. After college, he trained with acclaimed teacher Arthur Mendoza at the Actor’s Circle Theatre in Los Angeles.

Matt Newton continues to work steadily in film, TV, and voiceovers. He is represented by Leading Artists Agency.  His sister, Becki Newton, is well known for her turn as Amanda on "Ugly Betty" and Quinn on "How I Met Your Mother."  She wrote the foreword to Matt's new book "10 STEPS TO BREAKING INTO ACTING"

REVIEWS


"Matt Newton is not only a phenomenal acting coach, but also a passionate advocate for his clients.  I respect him as an integral part of the team and rely on his expertise when developing talent."


-Halle Madia (Agent, Innovative Artists )


 


“With Matt in my corner, I am confident with every audition I go to.”


 -Eston Fung (ROYAL PAINS)


 


“While working in a field that is a constant battle, Matt Newton continues to encourage and inspire the best that we have to offer.”


-Nick Cornish (GOSSIP GIRL)


 


“His knowledge of the business is remarkable.” 


-Jeffrey Mosier, headshot photographer


 


“Matt Newton is, in my opinion, the best acting coach I’ve come across in a long time.”


-Trent Miller, actor


 


“Matt singlehandedly helped get me the job on Ugly Betty.”       


-Becki Newton (UGLY BETTY, HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER)




 


VISIT OUT WEBSITE AT:  WWW.MNACTINGSTUDIO.COM


 


 

Locations

147 West 35th Street
New York, NY 10001

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