Course DescriptionThe ideal group for those who love acting, theatre, language, and Shakespeare. Each week, we read aloud and discuss one act from the play, then work on selected scenes and speeches from an actor's perspective (scripts in hand—no memorization required!). We explore the different ways that Shakespeare's language helps us bring his extraordinary characters to life. All are welcome, no prior acting experience required, only a desire to passionately engage with the greatest dramatist of all time. Please bring a copy of The Tempest to our first meeting.
Course OutlineOsher (50+). This course allows students an opportunity to read aloud and discuss one act from a Shakesperean play. Students do not need prior acting experience, just a passion to engage and a copy of the play.
To register, please call Registration at (310) 825-9971.