Teaching Faculty Charles Tuthill

Acting Teacher
New York University/Atlantic Theatre Studio, SUNY Purchase, Pace University


Advanced Acting
DRA 530 - 3 credits
An experiential exploration of the acting process, focusing on advanced acting techniques and their application to modern, classical and poetic texts. One half of the semester period is taught on camera with an emphasis on the acting process as applied to all genres of film and television texts.


Charles Tuthill made his living as an actor for fifteen years playing leading roles in plays by Coward, Friel, Greenberg, Kaufman, Rudnick, Shakespeare, Stoppard, and Euripides at theaters across the country including Manhattan Theater Club, Lincoln Center, Circle Rep, Theater for a New Audience and the WPA. For the last ten years, in addition to Syracuse, he has served on the faculties of the Actors Center Conservatory, The Atlantic Acting School, SUNY Purchase, Princeton University, and the Caymichael Patten Studios. He has directed regionally, at NYU, the Atlantic, and assisted on Terrance Rattigan's Man and Boy starring David Suchet in London's West End. Additionally, he has taught acting workshops in Tokyo, Buenos Aires, Moscow, London, and New Delhi. Recently named New York's Best Acting Coach by Backstage Newspaper, he has coached many actors for Broadway, Off Broadway, film, and television. For further information please visit www.charlestuthill.com.