Friday Forecaster: Chris Cortes Of The Stella Adler Studio

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This week's Friday Forecaster is Chris Cortez the Stella Adler Studio of Acting.

The Stella Adler Studio of Acting's Outreach Division will perform Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar" on June 20, 21 & 22.

The cast are members of the Outreach Division's Adler Youth Group, a free after-school program for disadvantaged New York City youth. The students learn the same acting techniques that helped launch the careers of Stella Adler alumni such as Robert De Niro and Marlon Brando.

The program has helped students gain confidence and provided a sense of community that will continue long after the program.

Chris was part of the Adler Youth Program for 3 years. He's currently in the studio's full time Conservatory Program, which is a pre-professional program. He'll be and also appearing in "Julius Caesar."

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