• Master Class with Stephen Sondheim. Photo by Pat Swain.

  • Bob Hurley, Sr. Master Class. Photo by Pat Swain.

  • John Sexton Master Class. Photo by Pat Swain.

  • Rubén Blades Master Class. Photo by Pat Swain.

  • Master Class with David McCullough. Photo by Stephen F. Sherman.

  • Master Class with Christian Rojas. Photo by Pat Swain.

  • Robert Battle Master Class. Photo by Pat Swain.

We honor and support good teaching, which means we’re all about passion for a subject, creativity in the classroom, and devotion to students. The Academy brings strong teachers together with leading experts for Master Classes held in New York City’s great institutions.