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Lady Gaga’s Star Shines on Stage & Screen

Lady Gaga, an alumna of Strasberg’s Young Actors program, announced her residency at the MGM Park Theatre on August 9 via her Instagram.  Lady Gaga: Enigma will feature the pulse-pounding, uptempo jams which propelled Gaga into stardom.  Four of the shows, however, will be entitled Lady Gaga: Jazz & Piano and will feature a stripped back version of Gaga first introduced to the world through Cheek to Cheek, her joint album with Tony Bennett.  Amid...

2017 CLIFFORD ODETS ENSEMBLE PLAY COMMISSION ARTISTS ANNOUNCED

Lucy Thurber receives The Clifford Odets Ensemble Play Commission for The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute® Jenna Worsham receives the Lee Strasberg Directing Fellowship NEW YORK, APRIL 7 - The Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute (LSTFI) with The Lee Strasberg Creative Center in collaboration with NYU Tisch School of the Arts’ Undergraduate Department of Drama will present a new work by playwright, Lucy Thurber, this year’s recipient of The Clifford Odets Ensemble Play Commission, May...

Alumni Focus: Victoria Negri

Alumni Focus: Victoria Negri on her film “Gold Star” Q: So you have officially finished your first film! Congrats! Can you tell me a little bit more about what “Gold Star” is about? A: “Thank you so much! It is pretty exciting. This film is about my experience being my father’s caretaker after he suffered a stroke.” Q: What made you decide to write, direct and star in you first film? Especially when it was so personal? A: “Mostly...

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Lee Strasberg Classic Remade Starring LSTFI Alum, Matt Dillon

by Dave McNary from Variety Read the original article here.

Matt Dillon, alumna of The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute®,  and Ann-Margret are joining Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine and Alan Arkin in New Line’s reboot of the 1979 George Burns caper comedy “Going in Style.”