Let’s pretend we’re shooting a film! We will create a mock film set, shoot mini films together, while leaning and playing with the different roles of a film set. This is a great opportunity to peep into a filmset. Great if you want to be on a filmset or just really curious!
Step in to the world of clown! Find out what makes you funny, how to embrace your inner idiot and how to listen to your audience. In this class, we will travel through some classic clown exercises, play games, make mistakes, be silly and make each other laugh. Be an idiot; join us.
What are the secrets to being funny on screen? Is it being serious? Is it timing? Have fun with learning about on screen comedy while acting out famous movie’s funniest and silliest scenes on camera. Just make sure you try and keep a straight face!
Feel like you’re in a pirate movie with some OTT sword fighting. We will learn Hollywood Swashbuckling techniques from the golden age of cinema with a healthy dollop of Pirate Cutlass thrown in. It’s time to impress with a new skill. Engarde!
Speaking in front of any audience for over a minute can be a scary thing, but this workshop will make you feel relaxed about any future public speaking. Using monologues from famous plays, we’ll look at how to engage your audience, making sure your monologue has a real variety of choices and how to feel confident when performing.
Poetry was meant to be read and enjoyed aloud. Sonnets are one of the most well-known and rich of its many forms but they can also be a bit intimidating. This class will help demystify sonnets for you. Learn how to read, make sense of, and perform sonnets in this fun and dynamic workshop.
Play with stuff you are around the house, and create your own world of things. In this practical workshop, you will learn some core puppetry principles, and with the help of your imagination, you will create your very own puppet and bring it to life. You get to keep the puppet, of course :)
Let’s take advantage of this socially distant time to learn and/or polish up our physical comedy skills! We’ll discover how to design and execute physical comedy riffs to sprinkle into any performance, as an actor, comedian, clown or to delight your family members on those zoom calls!
In improvisational theatre everything is created spontaneously on stage…unplanned, unscripted... In this super fun workshop we’ll learn how to let go of our inhibitions, say yes to everything, trust our instincts and be led by our creativity. How wonderful would it be if we actually lived our lives this way…