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REVIEW: The Gately Poole Acting Conservatory 0

The Gately Poole Acting Conservatory is a top Chicago Acting School with a distinguished faculty.


Kathryn Gately, owner and teacher, served as the head of the MFA Professional Acting Program at Northern Illinois University since 1995. She studied with Sanford Meisner at the Neighborhood Playhouse, and received her MFA in acting from Mason Gross School of the Arts.

To learn more about Kathryn visit her page

Gately Poole is best known for their intensive style meisner acting classes

Meisner Classes Include:

  • Meisner Acting Technique
  • Comprehensive Acting Training
  • Audition & Cold Reading Technique
  • Fitzmaurice Voice Technique
  • Williamson Movement Technique
  • On Camera Technique

For more information about the classes please go to