You went to school to learn how to act, but when do you learn you how to be a working actor? Maria offers occasional workshops at private studios in NYC; to register for her next available workshop please use the link below:
Maria is also excited to be teaching at MFA and undergraduate programs across the country. As of Fall of 2018 Maria is an Adjunct with Pace Performing Arts Film/TV Program, teaching classes for seniors on Audition Technique, The Business of Acting, and Showcase. She has also taught on-camera technique at the Penn State MFA Acting program, and a 5-week series on How to Be a Working Actor at NYU Stonestreet. She continues her work as a consultant for the NYU Grad Acting showcase.
For over a decade, Maria has brought her broad range of experience to private studios, colleges and universities, speaking on such topics as:
Auditioning for the Camera
Choosing Your Type
The Business of Acting
Taking Control of Your Career
The Role of a Casting Director
Additionally, she has advised students from some of the top acting programs across the country including Juilliard, Yale, NYU, Carnegie Melon, Harvard / ART, Brown / Trinity Rep, ACT, Columbia, Rutgers, NCSA and Northwestern.
Click here to contact Maria for private coaching.
College and Studio Administrators: Click here for suggested curriculum information.