Acting Techniques: The Fundamentals

THEATER X 407.5
Understand the basic fundamentals of acting including the physical and mental preparation that enable you to successfully perform exercises and group work.
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Classroom
Starting at $699.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0 Credits

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.

Winter 2019 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
-
Saturday
Instructor: Carol Lefko
365058
Fee:
$699.00
31 days left. Enroll by Jan 12, 2019
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Notes

No meetings January 19; February 16.

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 16, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat Jan 12, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107B
Lecture
Sat Jan 19, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107B
Lecture
Sat Jan 26, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107B
Lecture
Sat Feb 2, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107B
Lecture
Sat Feb 9, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107B
Lecture
Sat Feb 16, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107B
Lecture
Sat Feb 23, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107B
Lecture
Sat Mar 2, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107B
Lecture
Sat Mar 9, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107B
Discussion
Sat Mar 16, 2019
10:00AM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107B
Discussion
Sat Mar 23, 2019
10:00AM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107B
Wait List
-
Monday, Saturday
Instructor: Lisa Chess
365060
Fee:
$699.00
See Details
Notes

No meetings Jan. 21; Feb. 18.

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 10, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Mon Jan 7, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Mon Jan 14, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Mon Jan 21, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Sat Jan 26, 2019
2:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Mon Jan 28, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Sat Feb 2, 2019
2:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Mon Feb 4, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Mon Feb 11, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Mon Feb 18, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Mon Feb 25, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Mon Mar 4, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Mon Mar 11, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202
Discussion
Mon Mar 18, 2019
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 202

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