Acting Techniques: The Fundamentals
Understand the basic fundamentals of acting including the physical and mental preparation that enable you to successfully perform exercises and group work.
What you can learn.
- Understand fundamental performance techniques such as relaxation, concentration, and emotional recall
- Delve into material through character tasks and text analysis
- Rehearse and perform monologues and two-character scenes
About this course:In this introduction to acting, learn fundamental performance techniques and exercises, including relaxation, concentration, sense memory, emotional recall, improvisation, character tasks, and text analysis. You then apply these techniques by rehearsing and performing monologues and two-character scenes. In-class partner work and weekly assignments are required.
Summer 2021 Schedule
Remote instruction courses are taught online in real-time with regularly scheduled class meetings held via Zoom. Course materials can be accessed any time through an online learning platform.
No meeting July 5, 2021. Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required.