Agile. Engaged. Innovative. Multidisciplinary. The New School for Drama is home to a dynamic group of young directors, writers, actors, creative technologists, and award-winning faculty in New York City. With a core belief in rigorous creativity and collaborative learning, our programs embrace civic awareness across performance disciplines to create work imbued with professionalism, imagination, and social context.
On Stage Now: Five plays highlight this year’s graduating directors and actors.
Every year The New School for Drama welcomes the biggest names in acting, directing, and writing for their Artist in Residence series. Recent artists include Mark Ruffalo, David Hare, and Kathleen Chalfant.
Adrienne C. Moore, graduate of Drama MFA acting program, excels both on stage and in the critically acclaimed television series, Orange is The New Black.
Drama Alumna Janine Nabers wins the Yale Drama Series competition her play, Serial Black Face.