Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre

#3795 / #1062
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Drama school in New York City

About Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre

According to Wikipedia, The Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre is a full-time professional conservatory for actors in New York City. First operational from 1915 to 1927, the school re-opened in 1928 and has been active ever since. It is the birthplace of the Meisner technique of acting, named for American actor and acting teacher Sanford Meisner.

Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre's Online Degrees

Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation Rate
2060%50%

How Much Does Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$17,200

Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-Grads
4545

Where is Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre?

Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre is located at 340 E 54th Street, New York City NY 10022-5017

What Is Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre Known For?

Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Who Are Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre's Most Influential Alumni?

Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Literature, Law, and Criminal Justice. Here are some of Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre's most famous alumni:

Marta Kauffman
An American TV producer.
Dustin Hoffman
Dustin Hoffman
An American actor.
Gregory Peck
Gregory Peck
An American actor .
Sidney Lumet
Sidney Lumet
An American director, producer and screenwriter .
Robert Duvall
Robert Duvall
An American actor and director.
Diane Keaton
Diane Keaton
An American actress.
Wynn Handman
Wynn Handman
An American theatre director .
Grace Kelly
Grace Kelly
An American actress and Princess consort of Monaco .
Eli Wallach
Eli Wallach
An American actor .
Joanne Woodward
Joanne Woodward
An American actress and producer.
Christopher Lloyd
Christopher Lloyd
An American actor.
Carol Channing
Carol Channing
An American actress .

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