General Questions

What is The Rehearsal Club?

The Rehearsal Club (TRC) is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization located in New York City. TRC consists of a base of members across the U.S. and a young artist residency program.

What is TRC’s mission and how is it relevant today?

Our organization’s mission is to tell the story of The Rehearsal Club, to preserve its legacy, and to inspire and support future generations of aspiring young female artists.

How long has TRC been around?

The first Rehearsal Club opened its doors in 1913 in the heart of New York City until its 1979 closing. In 2006, The Rehearsal Club was revived by the numerous alums across the country and now is embarking on a new and exciting chapter to support young female artists again.

How many members belong to TRC?

We have located about 300 former residents and continue to search for more.

What does TRC residency program for young aspiring theatrical artists entail?

Subsidized, affordable housing and training that will promote excellence in the art of acting, singing, casting, coaching, social media, and other skills that will enable residents to thrive in the performing arts industry.

How are candidates identified and chosen?

There is a competitive admissions program offered across the nation to young, talented, aspiring women seriously seeking a career in the performing arts.