AMCNYC's mission is to work with actors of all ages and levels individually and help them with their television, film, and theater goals. We facilitate the specific training you need, as well as introducing you to industry professionals, like top agents and casting directors. We truly care about our actor's success, and we will work with you financially to help you achieve your ambitions. We even offer a free consultation to those who want one! Over 30 of our actors were invited to meet with or signed with an agent in the last 4 months! Whether you're a professional working actor or someone who is newer to the industry, we'll work with you to take the necessary steps to get you to your own personal "next level".
Guests and Masterclasses
Barry Kolker, Owner - The Carson Kolker Organization.
Tracey Goldblum, Agent - KMR Talent.
Bonnie Shumofsky Bloom, Agent - Stewart Talent.
Diana Doussant, Agent - Leading Artists.
Gina Manfredi, Agent - DDO Artists Agency.
Jackie Gubow, Agent - Professional Artists.
Craig Holzberg, Owner - Avalon Artists Group.
Mikey Nagy, Agent - The Krasny Office.
Eddie Rabon, Agent - Take 3 Talent.
Natasha Matallana, President - Take 3 Talent.
Shannon McHale, Agent - Take 3 Talent.
Mallory Levy, Agent - DDO Artists Agency.
Upcoming Adult and Youth Classes
-Bonnie Shumofsky Bloom, Agent - Stewart Talent (August 6th, 6-8pm EST)
-Barry Kolker, Agent - Carson Kolker Organization (August 31st, 6-8pm EST)
-Adrienne Stern, Casting Director (September 15th, 6-8pm EST)
Upcoming Adult Classes
-Matt Glasner, Casting Director (August 18th, 6:30-8:30pm EST)
Upcoming Youth Classes
-Matt Glasner, Casting Director (August 18th, 5-6:30pm EST)
Reviews & Success Stories
Lacey Caroline signed with Avalon Artists Agency
Kareem Ghaleb booked a co-star role on "FBI" on CBS
Julia Roome signed with Stewart Talent Agency
Annie Abramczyk signed with Take 3 Talent Agency
Chris Lazzaro booked a co-starring role on "Blue Bloods" on CBS
"Thank you so much Anthony and Myla for providing these masterclasses during this time! They have helped me improve my acting skills and given me experience working with agents all over the country!"
- Kimberly Locke
"Meeting Anthony Aibel is a tremendous asset to my acting portfolio/career. Anthony has made me feel welcomed to the industry. He is great at putting you in the moment."
- Adrian DeClue
"I highly recommend AMCNYC! Being new to acting, my daughter came away with so many helpful tools. The class was run so smoothly and there was a learning monument for everyone with each actor’s presentation."
- Marnie Black (Francesca Black’s mother)
Sawyer Ploski signed with Carson-Kolker Agency and booked a role on "Search Party" on TBS
Chiara Padejka booked a role on "Evil Lives Here" on Investigation Discovery
Jessica Cherniak booked a co-star role on CBS' "God Friended Me" and a role on ID'S "Grave Secrets"
Andrea Figliomeni booked a co-starring role on "Mordeo" on Crypt TV
Max MacKenzie booked a co-star role on "Law and Order: SVU" on NBC
Jolie Rose Wasserman booked a role on "Gotham" on FOX
Iphy Murphy booked a role on CBS' "Madam Secretary"
“Anthony Aibel has a broad knowledge of acting both as a craft and as a business. He got me a meeting with my current manager and I signed.”
“The first self-tape I made with Anthony Aibel, I booked a leading role in a feature film. He then prepared me/arranged for a meeting with management, and I landed that too.”
"Anthony Aibel is a genius, he’s wonderful, and I recommend him highly."
Starred in "YES" with Nolan Gould from ABC'S "Modern Family"
“My daughter (Skype and in-person) had a great workshop with a Disney Channel Rep. in town from Los Angeles; the coach remembered her from last summer and said she improved a lot since then!”
-Rimma Danov (Sienna Santangelo’s mother)
"Anthony Aibel knows what he's doing and is amazing. My son Judah likes working with him because Anthony tells him the truth. Over time, my son's self- confidence has grown, and he was signed by Carson-Kolker Agency."
- Rhonda Taylor. (Judah Taylor’s mother)
"My daughter loved her video session with Anthony Aibel! So energized after working with him! I've been very impressed at the improvement in her acting skills and at the expansion in her range."
-Kathy Passero (Darby Dutter’s mother)
"Mr. Aibel's passion, knowledge, and skills have been invaluable in helping my daughter become a better actress. She leaves his sessions (in-person and skype) confident and ready to succeed. "
- Teresa Cantante (Emilie Cantante’s mother)
"Working with Anthony Aibel was a great experience. He helped me explore the character I was working on, and introduced me to different techniques that have really improved my acting skills."
"Acting Masterclasses NYC has been an amazing opportunity to network with talent agents and connect with other actors via Zoom. I have already seen growth in myself as an actor and in my confidence as a person by participating in their masterclasses." -Sarah Brausch
Online master classes and one-on-one coaching sessions (which typically prepare you for the agent and casting auditions) are ideal for on-camera training, and we work with actors all around the world! We strive to make each and every actor who participates in our of master classes feel like they have their own team by their side to help them every step of the way. From career guidance, to selecting class material, we're on YOUR team because we want YOU to succeed and achieve your goals.
Anthony Aibel (SAG-AFTRA/AEA) is cast as Brian Willing, a split personality news reporter in "The Return of Brian Willing", now in production. The series also stars Emmy and Tony award winner Judd Hirsch (Taxi, ABC's "The Goldbergs", Uncut Gems, Independence Day.) In addition, Aibel helps actors' careers and is invited to give master classes at casting and talent agencies throughout the United States including Atlanta, New York and Los Angeles. He has won an award from Juilliard for his educational work. Aibel graduated with honors from Juilliard and studied acting and directing with Tony-nominated director/acting teacher Terry Schreiber. After graduation, he regularly subbed on Broadway, and he was musical director for Area 31, which received a Grammy Award Nomination. His family is also in the business, incl. top Casting Director Douglas Aibel (Manchester by the Sea, Mozart in the Jungle, Signs, Royal Tenenbaums, Grand Budapest Hotel, Unbreakable, Dead Man Walking) and Producer/Screenwriter Jonathan Aibel (Kung Fu Panda, SpongeBob, Trolls). Anthony Aibel was featured on NBC's "Live at Five" on a story about his accomplishments with artists. He is highly recommended by agents, casting directors and actors throughout the country; actors he works with regularly book. Check out his website at:
Myla Marino is AMCNYC's Administrator. She is a bi-coastal actor who recently just finished her first international project at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi. She has also been a part of numerous Off-Broadway productions, as well a web series with her acting coach and mentor, Anthony Aibel. Myla has been working alongside Anthony since 2016, starting out as his intern and earning a scholarship to his acting workshop held at Shetler Studios in NYC. She has since become his full time personal assistant and master class coordinator, while continuing to be coached and mentored by him.
Tatiana is our Social Media Coordinator and Marketing Assistant here at Acting Masterclasses NYC. Tatiana handles our social media operations, marketing strategies, as well as customer contact and administrative support. She integrates her knowledge of graphic design techniques alongside her marketing tools to create advertisements specialized for various social media platforms. In her spare time, Tatiana is an actor and a screenwriter, and has just finished her first screenplay.
For consideration to participate in one of our upcoming classes, email your headshot, resume, and/or a short cover note to our email, and one of our staff members will be in contact with you to set up a consultation. Click the email or call now!
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