Ryan Swain

Ryan S.

New York, NY
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About

Ryan delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
and Ages 7+

Teaching since:
May 2012

My name is Ryan and I am currently a working actor and teaching artist. My background includes Shakespeare, Modern Text, Movement for Actors, and Spoken Word. I was trained at Howard University in Washington D.C (one of the premiere training schools in America) as well as CAP21 Conservatory in New York, NY and the British American Drama Academy in Oxfordshire, Oxford.

Experience

Actor
Apr 2017 - Present
Primetime Television

Actor
Apr 2017 - Present
National Black Theatre (Off Broadway)

Actor
Oct 2016 - Dec 2016
Keegan Theatre

Six Degrees of Separation

Actor
Jan 2016 - Mar 2016
Signature Theatre

295N

Actor
Oct 2015 - Dec 2015
Theatre Alliance

Black Nativity

Education

Bachelor's of Fine Arts
Aug 2012 - May 2016
Howard University
Musical Theatre
Jun 2015 - Aug 2015
CAP21 Conservatory
Theatre
Jul 2014 - Aug 2014
British American Drama Academy / Yale School of Drama

Affiliations

SAG-AFTRA
Jan 2017

SAG-AFTRA represents approximately 160,000 actors, announcers, broadcast journalists, dancers, DJs, news writers, news editors, program hosts, puppeteers, recording artists, singers, stunt performers, voiceover artists and other media professionals. SAG-AFTRA members are the faces and voices that entertain and inform America and the world. With national offices in Los Angeles and New York, and local offices nationwide, SAG-AFTRA members work together to secure the strongest protections for media artists into the 21st century and beyond.

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Actors' Equity Association
Feb 2011

Actors' Equity Association, founded in 1913, is the labor union that represents more than 49,000 Actors and Stage Managers in the United States. Equity seeks to advance, promote and foster the art of live theatre as an essential component of our society.

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2 Reviews

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Cynquel Apr 10, 2017
Acting · In studio

Ryan isn't simply an acting coach, he's a scholar. After working with him for several years it eveident to me that he has studied the craft of acting. His coaching has helped me to step out of my comfort zone and taught me how to create character physically and vocally. He then pushes me to fully transform into the character. I will continue to work with him so I can continue to grown as an actor.

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Barry M. Apr 8, 2017
Acting · Online

Wonderful teacher and actor. He has a way of deeply understanding you intuitively. THE BEST OF THE BEST.

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