General Information About Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theater
The mission of The Neighborhood Playhouse is: 1. To provide a multi-dimensional and practical education in the dramatic arts to young theatre students who seek a professional life in acting and related employment. 2. To further the unique type of training developed over the years at The Neighborhood Playhouse 3. To serve as a cultural resource by making its historical archives and facilities available to students and scholars. 4. To serve the New York City community at large and especially the theatre community in Manhattan that includes former students and former similarly trained exponents of the Meisner way of work by offering support for postgraduate continuing educational growth experience in practical ways as well as academic.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 2-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Academic/career counseling service
- Institution does not accept dual, credit for life, or AP credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- 2-4 years certificate
- Other degree
- City: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants Full Time Retention Rate 42%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 121 Native American 0 Asian 0 African American 4 Hispanic 1 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 67 Enrolled FullTime Graduates