Acting Classes

ADULT CLASSES:

Adult Summer Intensive
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June 2-6, 2014, Mon-Thurs 10am-4pm, Friday 12-7pm
For college students, adults, educators or anyone interested in an engaging in-depth study of classical acting techniques, Shakespearean text, audition techniques for college (and beyond), career acting, text analysis, movement, stage combat and more! Class is taught by members of the CSC Resident Ensemble.
Cost: $295

Advanced Adult Contemporary Acting*
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Apr. 8- May 20, 2014; 5:30pm-7:30pm
This course is for adults only. Building upon skills from Adult Contemporary Acting, students will study more advanced theater techniques and methods and apply them to contemporary scene study and performance in this rigorous course. Class meets at CSC from 5:30-7:30pm on Apr. 8, 15, 22, May 6, 13, 19 & 20.
Cost: $195
*Prerequisite: Adult Contemporary Acting.

Adult Contemporary Acting
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Apr. 8- May 20, 2104; 7:35pm-9:35pm
This course is for adults only. Students will work with a professional actor from CSC’s resident ensemble to explore different theater techniques and methods from various practitioners and apply them to contemporary scene study and performance. Class meets at CSC from 7:35-9:35pm on Apr. 8, 15, 22, May 6, 13, 19 & 20.
Cost: $195

TEEN & GROUNDLINGS CLASSES:

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Groundlings Junior, Shakespeare Acting (6th- 9th Graders)
Oct. 13- Dec. 8, 2013 and Mar. 30- May 25, 2014
Groundlings Junior
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This is an acting class for 6th-9th grade students who are interested in furthering their acting skills and understanding of Shakespeare. The emphasis of the program will be on learning basic acting skills, working together as an ensemble, and speaking Shakespeare’s text. Workshops on movement, voice, text analysis, character development, and Shakespearean performance will take place throughout the program. By working together through theatre games and scene work, actors in the program will experience the excitement of the artistic process.
This program is audition only. Email jeanna.vella@cincyshakes.com to arrange audition.
Cost $295/semester. Students are encouraged but not required to participate in both semesters.
Instructor: Miranda McGee
Dates for the 2013-2014 School Year:
FALL
Oct. 13, 2:30-5:00pm
Oct. 20, 6-8:30pm
Oct. 27, 6-8:30pm
Nov. 3, 6-8:30pm
Nov. 10, 6-8:30pm
Nov. 17, 4-6pm
Nov. 24, 6-9pm
Dec. 8, 6-8:30pm- cancelled
Dec. 15, 9:30am-12:00pm- final class/performance

SPRING
Feb. 16, 6-8:30pm
Feb. 23, 6-8:30pm
Mar. 2, 6-8:30pm
Mar. 9, 6-8:30pm
Mar. 16, 6-8:30pm
Apr. 6, 6-8:30pm
Apr. 13, 6-8:30pm
May 4, 6-8:30pm FINAL PERFORMANCE
May 11, 6-8:30pm (make up-date- we won’t have class on this date if we don’t need to make up anything but please pencil it in your calendars as a back up, just in case!)

Students in Groundlings Junior may participate in fall and/or spring sessions.

Groundlings, Shakespeare Acting (10th-12th Graders)
September 14, 2013- April 12, 2014
Groundlings
Registration for the 2013-2014 school year has ended.  Check out our Shakespeare Summer Camps online here.
This is an acting ensemble developed to provide 10th-12th grade students with the opportunity to learn performance techniques from professional actors while studying Shakespeare and his texts. This 20-week acting-intensive program includes workshops, text analysis, and training in both voice and movement. CSC’s Groundlings provides students with the tools they need to develop their acting talents in a fun and nurturing environment.
This program is audition only- auditions are Sep. 11. Email jeanna.vella@cincyshakes.com to arrange audition.
Cost: $750 for entire school year- students register & pay in two installments of $375.
Students are required to participate in both semesters of Groundlings.
Instructors: Jeremy Dubin and Sara Clark
Dates for the 2013-2014 School Year:
Groundlings
Sep. 14, 9-11:30am
Sep. 21, 9-11:30am
Sep. 28, 9-11:30am
Oct. 5, 9-11:30am
Oct. 12, 9-11:30am
Nov. 2, 9-11:30am
Nov. 16, 9-11:30am
Nov. 30, 9-11:30am
Dec. 7, 9-11:30am
Dec. 14, 9-11:30am
Jan. 18, 9-11:30am
Jan. 25, 9-11:30am
Feb. 1, 9-11:30am
Feb. 8, 9-11:30am
Feb. 22, 9-11:30am
Mar. 1, 9-11:30am
Mar. 8, 9-11:30am
Mar. 15, 9-11:30am
Apr. 5, 9-11:30am
Apr. 12, 9-11:30am
Performances, April 13, 14, 15 & 16 at 7pm

Want more information in the future?  Please sign up for the email list to make sure you receive information about all of our programs including Shakespeare Summer Camp.  Make sure you check the box Acting Classes and Camps for Students! Also, check out our summer camps online here and the Summer Intensive for College Students and Adults online here.

For more information contact:
Director of Education, Jeanna Vella
(513) 381-2273 ext. 3202 or jeanna.vella@cincyshakes.com