Washington's Accredited Actor Training Studio

2017 ART Performance
A Devised Work with Matthew Bassett of The Hub Theatre
September 1, 2, 7, 8, 9 @ 8 PM and Sept. 2, 3, 9, 10 @ 3 PM


We have been training people for careers in acting since 1975. The intensive training we offer can make your dream of working as an actor a reality. 

​Tuition at NCDA is 

competitively priced for the area, and dramatically lower than similar programs in New York City. Why let price get in the way of following your dreams

Your Acting Career

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Students work closely with a

faculty of professional actors, directors, producers and playwrights who are actively

working in theater, film and television here in the nation's capital.

​Graduates enter the job market with a strong foundation in the craft of acting, the business savvy to be successful in a competitive market,  and a network of professional contacts. More than 90%* of our graduates find work as actors within six months after graduation

August 2017

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1556 Wisconsin Avenue NW
Washington, DC
United States


The National Conservatory of Dramatic Arts is Washington, DC's accredited acting training program.

The Conservatory complies with rules and regulations from the ACCSC and USDE, which means that students are eligible to apply for government

financial aid: grants, subsidized loans, etc. It also insures that the curriculum is continually reviewed by a panel of education experts and industry professionals.


Phone   202 333 2202

​Email:   NCDAdrama@aol.com

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Your Acting Career

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4th Semester Showcase
August 18 @ 8 PM

August 19 @ 8 PM 

August 20 @ 3 PM