Gypsy at The Gallery Players opened Saturday, September 17th and we were right there in the audience cheering on our students! We are so proud of the work that they did up there!! “The small children who play Baby June, Baby Louise, and the other pint-sized vaudeville performers in the opening scenes are absolutely adorable, with remarkable stage presence and surprising skill. They actually made me nervous that after being bowled over by cuteness, I might be disappointed with the adult cast.” – Jon Sobel, Blog Critics “Of course,
Gi60 #NextGen invited playwrights from all over the world to submit one-minute plays for our annual festival. The live performances occurred in June 2016, and are now available for your viewing enjoyment on YouTube! For those of you who missed the live performances, or want to relive them once more, here's the full playlist below. Watch, laugh, cry, and please, please share to continue building the Gi60 community! Looking forward to seeing you at the theatre again next year!
Derek Herman (Acting Instructor) Derek Herman is a graduate from the Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University where he received his BFA in Acting. He is NEW to New York, and is so thrilled to be working at Acting Out! Since moving to New York, Derek has been seen in Sleepy Hollow, the musical, Spice Rack, and Trolious & Cressida, and is signed with Bella Agency as a Commercial/Print Model. As a Teaching Artist, Derek has taught and directed for the National High School Institute Cherub’s Program
VERA KHODASEVICH (Digital Media Manager & Substitute Acting Instructor) Vera is a theatre artist turned digital nomad, getting her hands dirty with everything creative. Driven by her strong desire to travel and explore the world, which has only grown since her recent adventures through South America, she’s leaving behind the stage lights and diving deeper behind her computer screen designing graphics, webpages, and filling your social media feeds with the catchiest of hashtags. Although she'll no longer be performing herself, sharing her love and knowledge of acting with young performers