Our 50-seat black box theater is host to established plays, new original works, staged readings, film and musical performances.
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The studio hosts a variety of classes & workshops including: cold reading, scene study, character development, voice, monologue, on-camera, improvisation, and musical theater.


We provide a forum for local playwrights to present their work to live audiences for evaluation and feedback throughout the play development process.



More than $100,000 donated to the Lawrence Emergency Fund - Fundraising efforts continue to help those affected by the Merrimack Valley fires
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WHAT'S ON THE HORIZON

May 27, Monday 6:30pm - Writers & Actors INK
June 3, Monday 7pm - Playwriting by Ear, class commences
June 8, Saturday 8pm - Improv Performance
June 13 - Deadline to register for Scene Study Class with Charles Van Eman
June 20, Thursday's 7pm - Evening Scene Study Class with Charles Van Eman - commences
June 14-16, Fri/Sat 8pm, Sun 5pm - Collaboration 5
June 23, Sunday 10am-5pm - Selection Sunday Extravaganza- All-Day Play Reading Indulgence
June 24, Monday 6:30pm - Writers & Actors INK
July 27, Saturday 8pm - Evening Scene Study Class Performance


Enjoy watching some of our past performances     TASN Past Performances on YouTube

Be a part of our future!     Thank you for making possible our 2018 BONS (Best of North Shore) Editors' Choice Award for "Best Small Live Venue". As we build on our accomplishments, we look to the future with a great sense of excitement and purpose. We would not be where we are without your generous support. On behalf of myself, and our Board of Directors, I invite you to be a part of our future by contributing to our 2018 Annual Appeal.
      View Full 2018 Appeal Letter here
Please click here on TASN donations via Paypal or mail your check to:
    The Actors Studio of Newburyport, The Tannery Marketplace, 50 Water St., Newburyport, MA 01950