Rybin Studio of Drama was founded in 1983 and remains the only spanish-bilingual training unit that offers classes in acting, modeling, auditioning, commercial techniques, and theater. Students are selected through an interview / audition process which helps determine the students goals, aspirations, and degree of natural talent. They are also screened for possible future representation by Rybin Talent Mgmt., LLC. Rybin Studio’s mission is to expose the bilingual-Latino community to the dramatic arts. Enrollment is predominantly Latino consisting of students ages 7 to young adults. Although there are no guarantees, nine out of ten students are eligible and may receive awards. Rybin Studio, andRybin Talent have received recognition from Promesa, the Mayor of NYC for Hispanic Heritage Week, NY Housing, and The Arts Council. Rybin Studio & Rybin Talent have received recongnition and the 2011 A.C.E. Special Award to commemorate 30 years in business.