Neighborhood Playhouse


Apply now to The Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre

“To live truthfully under given imaginary circumstances.”
~Sanford Meisner


2017 SUmmer Intensive 

(Admissions CLOSED | Full to capacity)

 Check back  October 15th to apply for 2018 Summer


2017-2018 Full-time Two Year Certificate Program!

gather your materials & Apply by July 14th-Limited spaces available!


The Neighborhood Playhouse accepts applications on a rolling basis. Applications are accepted until the incoming class has been filled, so early application is strongly encouraged. Click here for admission deadlines and application information!

Non-Discrimination Policy: The Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre is committed to equal opportunity in educational programs, admissions and employment. It is the policy of the school to provide equal opportunity for all qualified applicants, students and employees and to prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, gender, religion national origin, age, sexual preference, disability, or marital status.

Neighborhood Playhouse Welcome Veteran Applicants:  You served. You sacrificed. For that, we thank you.

Soldiers, sailors, airmen, and marines are an important part of our student body and legacy. We appreciate your service and sacrifice, and are committed to your successful transition from military to civilian life. This commitment includes helping you navigate the application, admissions, and veteran benefit process with a designated administrator and helping to ensure your completion of the Professional Actor Training program.

2017-2018 Professional Actor Training Program Application Timeline:

  • EARLY BIRD Application Deadline: January 20th 2017
  • REGULAR Application Deadline: March 20, 2017
  • **LATE, LATE Application Deadline: July 14, 2017 


  • EARLY BIRD Application Deadline: December 14th, 2017
  • REGULAR Application Deadline: February 22nd, 2018


  • EARLY BIRD Application Deadline: January 19th, 2018
  • REGULAR Application Deadline: March 19th, 2018

All applications are accepted, processed, and considered for admission on a rolling basis. We will continue to accept qualified applications until enrollment of accepted students reaches program capacity. As we are a small, selective conservatory, we recommended that applicants apply sooner rather than later to secure their place for the coming year and make all the necessary arrangements for housing, tuition payment, etc. Contact  Admissions for more information at

**International Students: The F-1 Student visa process takes an estimated 30-90 days so we strongly encourage International Applicants to apply early. Citizens of Canada ONLY: you may be able to complete the F-1 Student Visa process in 10-14 business days. Email Amanda Callahan at for more details. APPLY NOW!