ADAM SWARTZ is a New York City-based actor, writer and theater-maker. A protégé of Gabrielle Berberich, he has been teaching at the Studio since 2013. He is currently the Head Scene Study Teacher for the One Year Conservatory, and runs an ongoing Professional Level Scene Study class. He has also taught courses on Text Analysis and the Fundamentals of Acting. His background includes studies in theatre at Temple University, legendary acting teacher Irene Baird at the Wilma Theatre in Philadelphia, the T. Schreiber Studio and Michael Howard Studios. He is the author of the blog Acting and Being.