Acting 6

Grades 8 - 11

Wednesdays  6:00 - 8:00pm

Tuition: $400

This curriculum for level six includes continued work on at least three of the following:

  • Alexander Technique
  • Audition techniques
  • Scene work using various acting techniques including for example: naturalistic, commedia dell'arte, absurdist, immersive and acting for the camera.
  • Advanced stage movement using techniques and activities from renowned directors and theatre movement teachers.
  • Continued work on improvisational skills and honing those skills to create five to ten minute improvised plays.
  • Short scripted plays will be analyzed, rehearsed and performed using Chicago's Neo-futurist plays and adapt their 30 plays in 60 minutes.

This class requires a placement audition.

At your placement audition, please plan to prepare a one-minute monologue. It may be comedic or dramatic.  Monologues must be memorized.  The audition will also include improvisation with a partner.

NOTE: Please register for the class and you will be contacted by staff to arrange a make-up audition time.