Weekly Notice

Weekly Notice


HB Studio

Weekly Notice
Sept 18–24

Fall Term Weekly Classes — In-Person & Online

Fall Term runs 10 weeks, Sept 11 – Nov 21 (no classes Oct 9, Nov 7)

  • In-person Classes meet 1 session per week for 10 weeks (except select classes)
  • Online Classes meet 1 session per week for 5-weeks (except writing courses). Two 5-week Parts are available each term, Part A & Part B:
    • Fall Part A: Sept 11–Oct 16 (no classes Oct 9)
    • Fall Part B: Oct 17–Nov 21 (no classes Nov 7)
      • A $15 discount will apply when registering for both parts. Sign up for either Part independently (5 weeks each), or join both for the full 10-week term. You may join Part B without taking Part A.


*Those participating in onsite activity at HB Studio must abide by our requirements for taking in-person classes.

*Discounts valid for studio classes only; not valid for workshops, programs or merchandise. Discounts cannot be combined nor applied retroactively. Union discount applies for classes taken by cardholders only and cannot be used to enroll family or friends. Union discount available to AEA, AGVA, AGMA, SAG/AFTRA, WGA, UFT, and Dramatist Guild Union Members or international equivalent.






Faculty News

David Maurice Sharp‘s children’s book about financial literacy, A BELL FOR MAURY’S BICYCLE is available on Amazon.

Jermaine Rowe‘s new play LEGEND OF THE ROLLING CALF: A DUPPY STORY is a selection for The Team’s Petri Projects.

Jean-Marc Berne is the narrator for the audiobook of THE DEVIL TAKES YOU HOME by Gabino Iglesias.

Keith David voices Commander Zavala in the DESTINY 2.

Rachel Christopher perform on Broadway at MTC’s production of JAJA’S AFRICAN HAIR BRAIDING. Run begins Sept 12.

Magaly Colimon‘s short film I MARRIED A BLACK REPUBLICAN, directed by Pat Golden was selected as part of New York Women in Film & Television’s 6th Annual Online Shorts Festival presented by iWomanTV!

Jessica Hecht is nominated for a Tony for Lead Actress in a Play in SUMMER, 1976.

David Maurice Sharp is featured in the podcasts THE TABLE READ and STOCKS FOR BEGINNERS.

Alumni & Student News

Charly Wenzel performs THE INCOMPLETE COLLECTION at Culture Lab LIC. Runs Sept 9-Nov 19.

Pat Dwyer stars in E. VIL SUBLET, a horror comedy written & directed by Allan Piper & featuring Sally Struthers. The Film will play the Haunted House Fest at The Midnight Theatre. One night only. Oct 6 at 7PM.

Andrew G. Matthews appears in two films featured at Northeast Film Festival: LOVE LOCK and OATH OF INJUSTICE.

Xavier Reyes performs in CLYDES at Playmakers Repertory Theatre Company. Runs Sept 5-24.

Adele Batchelder performs in WATER, WATER EVERWHERE, a site-specific contemporary adaptation of the epic lyrical ballad, THE RIME OF THE ANCIENT MARINER, by Samuel Taylor Coleridgeat. Runs Aug 10-20 at WoodenBoat, Brooklin, Maine.

Thomas Vorsteg performs as Paco in MISS ABIGAIL’S GUIDE TO DATING, MATING AND MARRIAGE at The Theater Project in Maplewood, NJ. Runs Aug 17-27.

Nancy Redman performs her solo play “A SÉANCE WITH MOM”, directed by Austin Pendleton at Chain Studio Theatre. Runs Aug. 21 – Sept. 3, 2023.

Tatiana Korinfsky directs and her written adaptation of SHOSTAKOVICH IN NEW YORK at The ACC (Amateur Comedy Club) 150 E. 36 St, New York. Features Eric Kuzmuk, Jeannie Dalton, David Scharf. Runs Aug 17-19. Contact ezen@gol.com for more info and reservations.

Burak Tatar‘s short film, PRIME REAL ESTATE, starring Pat Clune and James Fordyce is an official selection of Pictures’s Up Film Festival, by the Jury President John Patrick Shanley. Film Festival, taking place August 25th-27th, 2023 at The Lee Strasberg Theater in Hollywood, CA.

HB Studio’s programs are supported in part by public funds from the National Endowment for the Arts, the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature, the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council, and many generous supporters.