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Beginners Acting II: Getting Specific

at The Barrow Group Acting School - Hell's Kitchen

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Hell's Kitchen, Manhattan
312 W 36th St 3rd Fl
Btwn 8th & 9th Avenues
New York, New York 10018
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Class Level: Intermediate
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 10
Teacher: Mike Giese

What you'll learn in this acting technique class:

This 10-week class is a follow-up to Beginner Acting Class I, and focuses on scene study and script analysis. After taking this class, beginner students can audition to be a part of the professional Scene Study Intensive Workshops.

Prerequisite: Beginners Acting Level 1

All exercises are designed to:
  • Encourage spontaneity
  • Foster real human behavior
  • Help the actor become more sensitive, imaginative, responsive, and alive onstage
  • Relax the actor
  • Change the work effortlessly and invisibly (so the audience won’t detect any effort on the actor’s part and therefore will feel like they are watching a real person rather than an actor “working”)
  • Bring more freedom to the work
Schedule:

Week 1:

  • Introduction
  • Review syllabus
  • Theatre / Improv games
Week 2:
  • Script Analysis/Story Structure
Week 3:
  • Memorization Exercises
  • Set Building
Weeks 4, 5, 6, and 7:
  • Scenes
Weeks 8, 9, and 10:
  • Monologues and wrap up

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All payments are non-refundable.Full payment or a deposit of 50% is required in advance in order to secure your spot in a class. The remaining balance is due before the first day of class.

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Reviews of Classes at The Barrow Group Acting School (45)

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Beginners Acting II: Getting Specific
Reviewed by Antony K. on 9/4/2019
Ron Piretti is a great instructor. Delivers quick, direct, actionable feedback and always in a kind way
Beginners Acting II: Getting Specific
Reviewed by Anonymous on 6/17/2017
This Class was wonderful! The inclusiveness and learning was just what I needed. I recommend it to anyone.
Beginners Acting II: Getting Specific
Reviewed by Denise D. on 6/28/2016
I loved this class. Sidse Ploug was my teacher. She was amazing at explaining the most complicated thoughts....The Barrow Group is just great! I have taken 3 classes there and I am in other classes elsewhere and no place is as positive and clear like TBG.
Beginners Acting II: Getting Specific
Reviewed by Ashley T. on 6/27/2019
Beginners Acting II: Getting Specific
Reviewed by Makana C. on 6/25/2019
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School: The Barrow Group Acting School

The Barrow Group Acting School

Founded in 1986, The Barrow Group is an award winning non-profit Off-Broadway theatre company, acting studio/school & arts center located in the heart of New York City.

The Barrow Group Acting School/Studio offers courses in acting and directing.  

These NYC acting classes include: scene study...

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