Uta Hagen Class

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Jul 9 – Aug 27, 2018

7 pm – 10 pm on Monday

$200  call with visa or mastercard at 919.834.4001

Taught by Jerome Davis

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Respect for ActingWork on scenes from great modern plays with Burning Coal Theatre Company.  Burning Coal’s Artistic Director, Jerome Davis will again lead his annual, eight-week scene study class based on the concepts expressed in Uta Hagen’s landmark book Respect for Acting. Davis studied with Uta Hagen at HB Studios in New York for seven years. Class will be founded in Hagen’s “object exercises.” Students will have the opportunity to work each week on scenes Read More »

The Art of the Audition

Nov 6 – Dec 11, 2017

$155  Mondays, 6 to 9 pm

Taught by Kaley Morrison


audition imageWant to become more confident in your auditions? In this 6 week course led by Director of Education, Kaley Morrison, explore  audition preparation through the lens of Michael Shurtleff’s highly regarded 12 Guideposts. Students will participate each week in mock auditions and receive feedback based on the methods in Shurtleff’s book, Audition

Work will include improving cold reading skills and choosing and crafting audition monologues (for contemporary, classical or in preparation for a musical theatre audition, as each student chooses).

Students should obtain and read Michael Shurtleff’s book, Audition, as well as prepare a one minute audition monologue prior to the first class. Read More »

Public Speaking for Professionals

Mar 12 – Apr 2, 2018

$155  To enroll call 919.834.4001

Taught by Kaley Morrison

Mondays 6 to 9 pm

public speaking imageDesigned for educators, business professionals, or anyone who wants to speak confidently and comfortably in front of groups. You will learn how to properly utilize your voice, improve projection and enunciation, and add dynamic range to your speech. This 4 week course will help you better engage your audience, gain confidence, and make the most of your voice.  Students are encouraged to prepare a piece or speech (5 mins or under) by the second class. Read More »


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