Long Wharf Theatre announces fall classes for adults and youth!
Scene Study: The Comedy of Steve Martin
Taught by Barbara Hentschel
This acting class will focus on the work of one of Long Wharf’s favorite playwrights – Steve Martin. Over the course of five sessions, actors will work on scenes from some of Martin’s most famous works, including The Underpants and Picasso at the Lapin Agile. Topics will include analyzing text, working in the comedic genre, and using the actor’s toolbox to fully embody a character. Actors will also have the opportunity to see a performance of Steve Martin’s Meteor Shower on LWT’s main stage! This class has a maximum of 12 students, so register fast!
Price: $300 per student (includes a ticket to a performance of Meteor Shower.)
Schedule: Mondays, Sept. 26th – Oct. 24th, 6:30 – 9:30PM.
(No class Oct. 3, session will be held Thursday, Oct. 6)
An Actor’s Showcase
Taught by LWT Education Staff
Ages 8 – 13
Are you craving your moment in the spotlight? The stage awaits you at Long Wharf! This is an ideal class for young actors or for those in search of a creative outlet! Through games and exercises, students will create their own theater pieces that highlight their strengths as individuals and as an ensemble. Learn the tools that all actors need onstage and the skills to put them into action. This class culminates in a final performance for friends and family!
Price: $250 per student
Schedule: Saturdays, Oct. 15th – December 3rd, 10AM – 12PM. (No class Nov. 26.)