59th Street Studios

At Manhattan Neighborhood Network's 59th St. Studios, we offer a robust media education program, as well as state-of-the-art facilities and equipment including open, closed and all-in-one "Express" studios; access to field equipment packages; and a suite of editing bays for use by our certified producers. We frequently host events where producers can network with other certified producers or enhance their media production skills. 

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59th St Hours

Main Administration Office
Monday - Friday: 9am-5pm

Media drop off 
Monday - Friday: 12pm-8pm 
Saturday: 10am-4pm

Monday - Friday: 12pm-8pm

Field Pickup and Return 
Monday - Friday: 12pm-8pm

Edit suites 
Monday - Friday: 12pm-12am 
Saturday 11am-8pm

Monday - Friday: 12pm-12am
Saturday: 11am-8pm

Official 2019 Holiday Closings

Upcoming Events

Apr 3, 2019 10:00 AM
59th St
This intensive filmmaking course will give students the opportunity to work in a team environment to produce a 4-7-minute mini-documentary.
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