The National Winter Actors Retreat
Who should apply?
Actors of any background, and especially those considering MFA programs or pursuing a career in acting, are welcome. We strongly encourage women, artists of color, and individuals of all identities to apply.
Where and When?
Located in Creede, Colorado, deep in the mountains at an elevation of 9,000 feet, prepare yourself to be surrounded by the magic of winter snow and silence.
Jan 19 – Feb 2, 2019
What does it cost?
$1,200 covers two weeks of classes, lodging, transportation to and from San Luis Valley Regional Airport, a welcome reception, farewell brunch, and various amenities, including access to a fitness center and rehearsal space. Participants will also receive a set of professional headshots at no additional cost.
The National Winter Actors Retreat is pleased to welcome a number of exceptional educators. This year, students will have the opportunity to study the Lucid Body method with founder and renowned NYU Tisch professor Fay Simpson, voice and movement with NYU alum and director Dr. Kate Stone, auditioning for theater and film with acclaimed actor Amber Friendly, headshot coaching (including a set of professional headshots) from photographer Eric Barron, and MFA + industry skills with Yale alum and program director Joshua Bermudez. Participants will also receive financial guidance, custom workshops, and one-on-one mentorship.