Saturdays, February 1st- March 7th, 2020
Location: Campus for Imagination and Wonder, 900 S. Mitchell Dr., Tempe 85281
This session students will learn more about physicalization, how actors use their bodies to communicate character, emotion, and story. Training in mime, tableau, gesture, and expression help performers learn how to better express character and story physically. Learning how to communicate these with the body is one of the primary tools for an actor, and class with include activities to help young performers develop these important skills.
Acting Essentials engages body, voice, and imagination through a fast-paced curriculum of drama activities. Each class includes specific instructions in theatre skills, making every session unique. Acting Essentials may be repeated multiple times with new content, new challenges, and new opportunities for growth. Students do not need to have taken previous classes to succeed in this course.