Program Overview

The Rutgers Summer Acting Conservatory (RSAC)

June 30-July 28, 2019   

An unparalleled conservatory training for young people serious about acting, RSAC is a highly selective, four-week conservatory acting program that accepts only 38 high school students from across the country. All conservatory faculty members are working theater professionals dedicated to providing students with a challenging, inspiring learning environment that allows each student to develop as a young theater artist.

Celebrating 15 years of excellence – the Rutgers Summer Acting Conservatory. 

Take a behind the scenes look into the summer 2016 RSAC program!

  • Apply to the RSAC Musical Theater Track! Want to be a triple threat? RSAC’s program of study is open to only 12 to 14 talented students who will study our celebrated acting technique with an equal focus on singing and dancing. Experienced Broadway professionals will offer unique classes and rigorous training to challenge students.
  • Special Seminars–Visits from Broadway, TV, and film actors.
  • Intensive Workshops–Specialized guest artists will conduct workshops over a series of evenings. Each workshop will present an informal presentation. Past workshops: Mask Making, Mime, and Stage Combat.
  • Students also take classes in Theater History, Theater Appreciation, and Stage Craft.
  • Broadway Shows–Students see major NYC productions. Formal discussion and analysis of all shows.
  • Students receive a private video link of the final showcase production which is professionally recorded and edited.
  • Cultural field trips–Students visit legendary cultural institutions, including Radio City Music Hall, Lincoln Center and several museums. All field trips are structured events and will be chaperoned by conservatory staff.
  • College life–Catch a preview of living on the campus of a major state university.
  • College credit–Three credits optional (additional cost). RSAC College Credit 2019

For more information, click here for our Registration page.