Uta Hagen Class


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Jul 8 – Aug 26, 2019

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 »

Ace the Audition: Training for Teens


Nov 12 – Dec 3, 2018

Taught by Kaley Morrison, Director of Education

5:30 to 8:30 pm

performer-on-stage-in-theater-lights_925x (002)Burning Coal Theatre offers a NEW class to assist young actors in sharpening their audition skills. In this 4 week course led by Director of Education, Kaley Morrison, teens will learn to select and hone audition pieces that will give them a competitive edge on the collegiate audition circuit as well as other high stakes auditions. Students will participate each week in mock auditions and receive feedback and practical advice on how to prepare and perform their audition pieces, as well as receive practical advice and instruction on the art of auditioning.  Burning Coal Artistic Director Jerome Davis will attend the class’ final presentation of audition monologues.

Work will include improving movement, voice, and confidence as well as choosing and crafting audition monologues.

Students should prepare 2 contrasting monologues: One classic, one contemporary, can be comedic or dramatic.

Accepting Students in Grades 9-12.

Fee:  $145.  Enroll at 919.834.4001 or education@burningcoal.org

The Business of Acting


Jan 28 – Feb 18, 2019

6:30 pm – 9:30 pm on Monday

Taught by Kaley Morrison

stagedoor2 (002)Burning Coal Theatre presents “The Business of Acting”, a new class established to help aspiring actors on the path to professional status or those who just want to increase their chances of getting hired. During the course of this 4 week class, students will learn the key elements of pursing a professional career as an actor. Instruction and topics will include selecting the best headshots, how to prepare your resume, how (and whether) to get an agent, audition material prep, finding work, networking, and much more! Monday evenings, January 28-February 18 2019, 6:30PM-9:30PM. This class is intended for adults and teens.  

Enrollment is $155. 

 

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