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Got Questions...?

1. When is PMTI holding its next round of auditions/interviews?

            Auditions/interviews for the next incoming class of PMTI will be announced on the PMTI FB Page as well as on this website. You can 'Like' the PMTI FB page on the home page of this website.  You can send an email to inquire about the audition/interview schedule by clicking on the 'Contact PMTI' tab on the top of this webpage or from any of the 'Email Me' buttons found throughout the site. 

2. How do I schedule an audition/interview for the Philadelphia Meisner Technique Intensive?

              Click 'Contact PMTI' and email your full name, phone number, email address, headshot & resume (if you have one), and a brief letter of interest detailing what your goals are as an actor (writer, or director) and why you want to train at PMTI.

3.  How much are classes/1-on-1 Coaching?

            Please click on 'Classes/1-on-1 Coaching' to find out the current price structure for Classes and 1-on-1 Coaching at PMTI.  

4.  Are payment plans available for classes and coaching?

          Absolutely! Tuition for coaching packages can be broken down into smaller, affordable payments. Click on the 'Contact PMTI' link at the top of the page an email PMTI for more info.  

5. Can you tell me more about the Hobbs-Losso Scholarship?

         The Hobbs-Losso Scholarship is awarded to one or two students every cycle to actors who demonstrate artistic potential, discipline, professionalism, clear vision for their career, and natural instincts toward absorbing the work during their audition and or interview process. There is no application for the scholarship. Everyone is eligible during their audition/interview. Recipients of the award will be contacted before classes begin and notified of their award and the conditions under which the award is offered.

6. What is the class schedule?

         Classes meet 3 days a week (Monday, Wednesday, & Friday OR Sunday, Tuesday, & Thursday) from 7pm-10pm for 14 weeks. 

7. I've never acted before but I've always wanted to. Do I need previous experience to take classes at PMTI?

        Absolutely not! It doesn't matter if you've never acted before or you've been working for 20 years, you'll find what you need at PMTI.

8. What will I learn in class?

         To see an overview of classes, click on the 'Classes/1-on-1 Coaching' link at the top of the page.

9. Does PMTI offer classes for children and teenagers?

         At this time, PMTI does not offer classes to children or teens. A summer  workshop for teen actors is in the works though! Check back later for more details.

10. Can I pay for classes or coaching sessions online?

        Yes, you can! For your convenience, you can pay for classes using your debit or credit card on this website via paypal! Just click on the 'Classes/1-on-1 Coaching' link at the top of this page. If you opt to pay for classes online, please be sure to include the paypal service fee in your payment for utilizing the paypal service.

If there are any questions not answered on this page please don't hesitate to email me!