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

September 21, Friday 8pm - Scene Study Class- performance
September 24, Monday 6:30pm - Writers & Actors INK
September 28 - October 7, Fri/Sat 8pm/Sunday 3pm - The World Premier of - Treason,
                    Venue: Firehouse Center for the Arts

October 12-21, Fri/Sat 8pm, Sun 5pm - Short Plays Festival
October 13, Sat 10am - NSRT - The Intamcy Project, by Don Cohen
October 22, Monday 6:30pm - Writers and Actors INK
October 27, Saturday 7pm - Full Moon Story Slam, Theme: Flight



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 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 2017 Annual Appeal.
      View Full 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