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Training Programs

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Coming September 2020

Your Teachers

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Alex Pepperman | Founding Artistic Director & Executive Producer

Alex is a professional theatre maker in New York, and the Founding Artistic Director & Executive Producer of SoHo Shakespeare Company.  He holds a Masters in Theatre from Harvard University, where he specialized in Shakespeare studies (David Hammond). He trained at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and has worked professionally on the stages of New York, Boston, and Moscow. He is currently directing, producing, coaching, and writing a new play in verse.  (He|Him) AEA

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Laura Yumi Snell | Executive Director & Producer

Laura is a NYC-based actor-singer-pianist and the Executive Director of SoHo Shakes. Using her unique interdisciplinary approach to teaching, she has trained hundreds of students to become accomplished actors, singers, and pianists (and sometimes all three!) on and off Broadway, at Carnegie Hall, on film/TV, and beyond. She received her MFA in Acting from Harvard University’s Institute for Advanced Theater Training, where she studied Shakespeare under David Hammond, Scott Zigler, and Obie-winner Melia Bensussen  |  |  (She|Her)  AEA

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SoHo Shakespeare Company

Classical Training


Elevate Your Acting


Shakespeare 301


4-week intensive

SoHo Shakespeare Company

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SoHo Shakespeare Company

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Beginning July 8 & 9

SoHo Shakespeare Company

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The Tempest

Starring Broadway's Jack Wetherall as Prosper, and James Joseph O'Neil as Alonso

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SoHo Shakespeare Company



The Tempest

by William Shakespeare

directed by Ryan Cupello*

starring Broadway's Jack Wetherall* as Prospero

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NY Shakespeare Interviews 

Founding Artistic Director

Alex Pepperman

on Instagram Live


5/14 @ 9:30pm


Telling our stories

from unexpected perspectives

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Laura Yumi Snell | Executive Director



Free on



5/28 @



Alex Pepperman

Artistic Director

Laura Yumi Snell

Executive Director

Classical Training

With SoHo Shakes

Artistic, Executive & education Directors

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Shakespeare 101

Free online course




The fool doth think he is wise ...


For our free online

Shakespeare Monologue Gym

Registration for this

class opens on Sunday

@ 12pm EDT!

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SoHo Shakespeare Company

two sections Beginning July 8 & 9

Shakespeare 201:

4 week intensive

for stage & Screen

*Registration for all classes opens every Sunday @ 12pm EDT

**All Monologue Gyms are are 2 hours

by Alex Pepperman

Directed by Angela Lavery & Alex Pepperman

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May 7th @ 7:00pm EDT


SoHo Shakespeare Company presents

FREE on Facebook Live

an Online Reading Series

Mary Rose

The Woman Who Died Twice


By Helen G. McMillan

Dir. Angela Lavery

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Mary Rose

The Woman Who Died Twice


By Helen G. McMillan

Dir. Angela Lavery

Produced by SoHo Shakespeare Company

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Free Online

SoHo Shakespeare Company

Wednesday, April 29th

@ 6pm EDT w/ Alex Pepperman

Register Now @

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