Folio Technique: Shakespeare’s Text and Why It’s Written That Way

Sunday, July 12th  6 pm – 8 pm

Like musical notation, the capitalization, meter, and punctuation of Shakespeare’s plays gives direction to the actor for meaning and delivery. Learn this notation, known now as Folio Technique, as a foundation for character development and better storytelling. An essential for the Shakespearean actor, then and now. 

Required for either the Scene-work or the Auditioning workshops. 

Cost: $100, Limit: 30 

Acting Shakespeare: Scene-work and Playing a Scene

Sunday, July 19th  6 pm – 8 pm

Knowing the concepts and being able to implement Folio are often two different things: use the basics learned from Folio Technique to help in connection to the text and to your scene partner. Work on scenes from Shakespeare with other actors under the guidance and direction of our Artistic Director, Janice L Blixt.

Actors must attend the Folio Technique workshop, July 12th, to attend either the Scene Work / Acting or Auditioning Workshops.

Cost: $75, Limit: 20

Auditioning for Classical Theatre

Sunday, July 26th 6 pm – 8 pm

Work on Classical Monologues—ones you already know and find new ones to help polish and present yourself in the best possible way. Use the concepts learned in Folio to refresh your audition portfolio andget the most out of your pieces. This workshop will concentrate on text analysis and performance. 

Actors must attend the Folio Technique workshop, July 12th, to attend either the Scene Work / Acting or Auditioning Workshops.

Cost: $75, Limit: 20 

 

Monologue Coaching and Auditioning for Classical Theatre 

Sunday, August 2nd  6 pm – 9 pm

Workshop your Classical Monologues and get coaching from Artistic Director Janice L Blixt on your piece and choices (from your headshots and resumes to cover letters and contacting casting directors to shaking hands and performing your pieces) and get a view of what casting directors for classical theatres are looking for.

Actors must attend the Folio Technique workshop, July 12th, to attend either the Scene Work / Acting or Auditioning Workshops.

Cost: $75, Limit: 20

 

 

Sign up for all 4 and save! Just $275 for the whole experience!

 

All workshops will be held at the Village Theatre of Cherry Hill in Canton, MI

For information or to book a slot, contact Kimberly Grable, MSFCasting@aol.com

 

 

 

2019 MainStage Performances in Jackson, MI and Canton, MI

  • Facebook Basic Black
  • Twitter Basic Black

via PayPal